my morning jacket

With the help of Alabama Shakes‘ lead singer Brittany Howard, the Tune-Yards‘ Merrill Garbus, and The Roots here’s My Morning Jacket with their recent performance of “Trouble Sleep” from Late Night with Jimmy Fallon.


Teh ‘monkey and our pal Eric should be equally pleased to learn that My Morning Jacket has released a new seven song digital holiday EP entitled the “iTunes Session” which includes the band’s version of several holiday songs (which you can listen too after the jump) as well as the band’s new original song “Welcome Home.” You can currently download one of the tracks (When the Bells Start Ringing) on iTunes for free.

Welcome Home by My MORNING JACKET

[click to continue…]


Remedy Editorial‘s Scott Compton spent 45 minutes interviewing My Morning Jacket in Oakland for their performance at the Fox Theater which resulted in the following video. The 21 minute documentary short, made for Boing Boing, incorporates music from the band’s performance with pieces of the interview.

My Morning Jacket by Scott Compton (Boing Boing Video)

{ 1 comment }

To coincide with The Muppets Disney is set to release a new soundtrack of Muppet favorites entitled Muppets: The Green Album. Along with My Morning Jacket covering “Our World” (from Emmett Otter’s Jug-Band Christmas) and Andrew Bird‘s version of “It’s Not Easy Being Green” the album also includes OK Go doing their version of The Muppet Show Theme Song, The Fray doing “Mahna Mahna,” Rachael Yamagata covering “I’m Going to Go Back There Someday” (Gonzo’s song from The Muppet Movie), Alkaline Trio doing “Movin’ Right Along,” Matt Nathanson with “I Hope That Something Better Comes Along,” and Weezer covering “Rainbow Conenction.” The album hits stores next Tuesday.

My Morning Jacket – Our World (The Muppets Cover) by weallwantsome1

Andrew Bird – It’s Not Easy Being Green by Walt Disney Records


Here’s longtime ‘buddha favorite My Morning Jacket with their music video for “Holdin On To Black Metal” from their latest album Circuital. Thanks to our pal Eric for the heads up!

My Morning Jacket “Holdin On To Black Metal”