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Mark Kozelek Shares Free Download of New Song Responding to Last Week’s Florida School Shooting

“Day in America” is a Collaboration with Jim White and David Bowie Collaborator Donny McCaslin

Feb 19, 2018

Over the weekend Mark Kozelek shared a 15-minute new song, "Day in America," that addresses the shooting at a high school in Parkland, Florida last Wednesday in which a former student gunned down 17 students and teachers. More

Mark Kozelek Announces New Self-Titled Solo Album, Shares Two New Songs

Mark Kozelek Due Out May 11 via Caldo Verde, Listen to "This Is My Town" and "My Love For You Is Undying"

Feb 01, 2018

The ever-prolific Mark Kozelek has announced a new solo album (instead of under his other moniker Sun Kil Moon). It's a self-titled album and is due out May 11 via his own label Caldo Verde.  More

Stream the New Double Album by Sun Kil Moon

Common as Light and Love Are Red Valleys of Blood Due Out February 17

Feb 15, 2017

Sun Kil Moon (the project of Mark Kozelekannounced a new album way back in July entitled Common as Light and Love Are Red Valleys of Blood, even though it's not due out until this Friday, February 17 (via Caldo Verde).  More

Sun Kil Moon (Mark Kozelek) and Jesu Share New Anti-Donald Trump Song

"The Greatest Conversation Ever in the History of the Universe" Part of the Anti-Trump "30 Days, 30 Songs" Project

Oct 24, 2016

Sun Kil Moon (the project of Mark Kozelek) and Jesu (British musician Justin Broadrick) released a collaborative album together, Jesu/Sun Kil Moon, back in January. Now the duo have shared a new song, "The Greatest Conversation Ever in the History of the Universe." More

Sun Kil Moon Announces New Album, Shares New Song – “God Bless Ohio”

Common as Light and Love Are Red Valleys of Blood Due Out February 28, 2017

Jul 20, 2016

Sun Kil Moon (the project of Mark Kozelek) has announced a new album. It's titled Common as Light and Love Are Red Valleys of Blood and is not due out until February 28, 2017 (via Caldo Verde). In an era of surprise album releases and less advance notice for album release dates, that's a long way off. But Kozelek has already shared a song from it, "God Bless Ohio." More

Jun 01, 2015

Sun Kil Moon's new album, Universal Themes, is out tomorrow but the album is streaming in full at the band's website now. More

The Magnetic Fields, Rogue Wave, Atlas Sound, Four Tet to Play Noise Pop

Plus: Mark Kozelek, John Vanderslice, Foreign Born

Dec 08, 2009

The Noise Pop Festival, which takes place in pretty much every San Francisco venue, is back in the new decade. The 18th Noise Pop, is happening February 23rd - March 1st, and features indie rock heavyweights and upstarts alike. More



Reviews

Mark Kozelek Sings Favorites

Mark Kozelek Sings Favorites

Caldo Verde

Jul 27, 2016

Any lover of music for its emotional healing powers would tell you that there are times when all you want to listen to, and all you can really handle right then, is transparency through a voice and a piano in the background. More

Sings Christmas Carols

Sings Christmas Carols

Caldo Verde

Nov 17, 2014

Leave it to Mark Kozelek to outdo Charlie Brown in sad-sappery vis-à-vis the holidays. More

Like Rats

Like Rats

Caldo Verde

Apr 18, 2013

Sun Kil Moon's 2010-released fourth full LP, Admiral Fell Promises, was their first effort that sounded exclusively like a Mark Kozelek solo record. What may then have been an anomaly has since become de rigueur in Kozelek's oeuvre: a neatly plucked, nylon-stringed acoustic guitar, that distinctive voice... and nothing else. More

The Finally LP

The Finally LP

Caldo Verde

Nov 01, 2008

Considering Sun Kil Moon just came out with an album earlier this year, Mark Kozelek titling another of his forays into the world of covers “Finally” is an odd choice. More