Ignore the weird science monologue.
The People's Key is out February 15.
Hear Bright Eyes' latest jam.
Conor Oberst So Worked Up About Anti-Immigration Laws He’s Resurrecting Obscure Side Projects in Protest
"They want them stripped of their basic human rights and reduced to slaves for Corporate America and the White Race. They are engaged in blatant class warfare. It is evil, pure and simple."
It's sadly sweet and relatively subdued.
We have to go ahead and call this song heavenly.
Plus: John Legend and Estelle pair up, and Bon Iver goes Swedish.
The rollicking “I Don’t Want to Die (in the Hospital)” drew him right out of his shell.
“Lenders in the Temple,” a hushed, delicately picked lament, is a career peak.
Oberst returns with a pretty great collection of loose, fun, death-obsessed folk ballads.
Plus: New music from Clipse and Liz Phair!
Plus: New music from 50 Cent and the National!