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Conor Oberst

  1. best of 2019
    The Best Songs of 2019 (So Far)Including Beyoncé (twice!), Solange, Lizzo, Katy Perry, and Tyler, the Creator.
  2. taking another look at you
    Phoebe Bridgers and Conor Oberst Made a Moody Cover of ‘Shallow’ for YouThey’re off the deep end!
  3. vulture lists
    A Brief History of Conor Oberst’s Musical Team-UpsThough he’s often talked about as a solo artist, Conor Oberst has a long history of collaborative projects.
  4. vulture cover story
    Conor Oberst Goes HomeAfter a nightmarish public controversy and some mysterious health ailments, the singer-songwriter has returned to Omaha and, hopefully, normalcy. 
  5. music
    Conor Oberst Goes HomeAfter a nightmarish public controversy and some mysterious health ailments, the singer-songwriter has returned to Omaha and, hopefully, normalcy.
  6. covers
    Sharon Van Etten, Oberst Cover Songs for AmazonAndrew Bird and the Avett Brothers also take on “Stand By Me” and “What a Wonderful World.”
  7. bizarro world castings
    Bright Eyes’ Conor Oberst Auditioned to Play Llewyn DavisDid they have emo male bangs in the sixties?
  8. clickables
    Stream the New Bright Eyes Album, The People’s KeyIgnore the weird science monologue.
  9. clickables
    Download a New Bright Eyes Song, ‘Haile Selassie’The People’s Key is out February 15.
  10. right-click
    Conor Oberst Revives a Pseudonym and Drops a SingleHear Bright Eyes’ latest jam.
  11. music
    Watch a New Bright Eyes Video, ‘Coyote Song’Lovely stuff.
  12. celebrity do-gooders
    Conor Oberst So Worked Up About Anti-Immigration Laws He’s Resurrecting Obscure Side Projects in ProtestDesaparecidos, anyone?
  13. celebrity do-gooders
    Conor Oberst Pretty Worked Up About Arizona’s Immigration Law“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.”
  14. music
    Hear, Download a Free New Bright Eyes Song, ‘Happy Accident’It’s sadly sweet and relatively subdued.
  15. right-click
    Monsters of Folk: When Conor Oberst, M. Ward, and Jim James Talk to GodWe have to go ahead and call this song heavenly.
  16. right-click
    Conor Oberst Does His Best Bob DylanPlus: John Legend and Estelle pair up, and Bon Iver goes Swedish.
  17. last night's gig
    Conor Oberst Almost Crushes Beer Can to Forehead at ShowThe rollicking “I Don’t Want to Die (in the Hospital)” drew him right out of his shell.
  18. agenda
    Conor Oberst Solo Album Laidback But Still Gripping“Lenders in the Temple,” a hushed, delicately picked lament, is a career peak.
  19. leak of the week
    Leaked: Conor Oberst Grows Up Right This TimeOberst returns with a pretty great collection of loose, fun, death-obsessed folk ballads.
  20. right-click
    New Conor Oberst Track Overcomes Awful PunPlus: New music from Clipse and Liz Phair!
  21. right-click
    Conor Oberst Sings Part of ‘Thunder Road’Plus: New music from 50 Cent and the National!
  22. the industry
    Tom Hanks to Debunk the Debunkers
  23. last night's gig
    Bright Eyes, Streaked in Red
  24. right-click
    Lupe Fiasco Sings His Best Maybe-Kanye-Related Song