She and Him Reviews, Interviews & More

She And Him Announce New Album And Summer Tour

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When Zooey Deschanel isn't being cute on her TV sitcom The New Girl, she's being cute with her '60s-infused band She & Him. The band – which also includes prolific indie songwriter M. Ward – has just announced that their new album will hit stores this spring. They'll support the record with a summer tour.

Big Star, R.E.M. Will Give Alex Chilton Tribute At SXSW

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MTV reports that members of Big Star, R.E.M., She & Him, the Posies, and X are joining together Saturday night at the South By Southwest Music Festival to honor Alex Chilton, the Big Star/ Box Tops singer and guitarist who died of a heart attack on Wednesday. He was 59.

She and Him Music Video: In The Sun

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She and Him Music Video: In The Sun
If you haven't swooned for Zooey Deschanel yet during this lifetime, her latest video as part of She & Him (with M. Ward) may just do the trick. Not only is Deschanel a rising actress who has fit any indie film synopsis with her perfect looks and quirky and deadpan humor in the past, but she can sing (as we all know) dance, AND hula hoop! Prepare yourself for some indie...

Bands That Should Be Scoring Films

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You’re sitting in a dark movie theater watching the latest blockbuster, indie comedy, or zombie thriller when all of a sudden a familiar voice echoes in the background. Instead of focusing on the actors on the screen, you zone out while listening to the melodic tune of your favorite musician. When you're two greatest loves are film and music, nothing could be better than hearing you're...

BeatCrave Fav Poll: Chris Garneau, Cosio, She and Him, Florence and The...

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We’ve picked out favorite artists of the week. Now it’s your turn to pick yours! Is your favorite the unique folk sounds of Chris Garneau (listen here)? Is it the sultry vocals peppered with traditional folk by 5-piece band, Cosio (listen here)? Is it Zooey Deschanel and M.Wards's alt-country sounds of She & Him (listen here)? Or do you...

Tom Waits, She and Him, and Black Keys Judge Independent Music Awards

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Since the Independent Music Awards have only been around for a few years, not many people know about it. However, since the award ceremony does honor those DIY artists who deserve as much honor as Grammy nominees, there are always a few exciting judges on the panel. This year, Tom Waits will return with his wife to judge and She and Him's Zooey Deschanel and M.Ward will be...

She and Him: BeatCrave Fav

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Zooey Deschanel and M. Ward are both relatively popular on their own, but when you put these two masterminds together, they form a wonderful little duo called She & Him. Their first album, Volume 1, was created shortly after a collaboration between Deschanel and Ward led to further discussions of Deschanel's homemade demos. On a whim, Deschanel sent...

Poll: Does A Soundtrack Entice You To See A Film?

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There are great films with great soundtracks, there are some awful films with great soundtracks, and of course there are great films with awful soundtracks. No matter which circumstance it is, the music supervisor plays a very large role in making a film seem enticing. Twilight was not only a popular film, but the soundtrack also did well with songs from Paramore, Linkin Park, Iron and...

Cheap CDs: Cold War Kids, She and Him, The Airborne Toxic Event...

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It's that time again, so sit back and buy away because these are some great deals. This week, I actually went through some of my personal favorites and checked if they were at a low price, and well, you got lucky. Radiohead's In Rainbows may have been free online a couple of years ago when Radiohead decided to release the album in a set-your-own price way, but today you can get it for...

Elvis Costello's TV Show Features Impressive Guests

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Elvis Costello has a new television show titled "Spectacle: Elvis Costello with..." debuting on the Sundance Channel on December 3.  Each show will be one hour and feature Costello having in-depth conversations with a variety of high-profile guests including The Police, Elton John, Jenny Lewis, Loud Reed and even President Bill Clinton among many others. The guests will also...