Watch Bon Iver's Professionally Shot Sydney Opera House Performance
Wed, 08 Jun 2016 11:39:30
From May 27th through May 30th, Bon Iver performed a four-night series of shows as part of Sydney Opera House's VIVID Live series. Phone videos of the show, entitled "Cercle," surfaced shortly after the performances and now VIVID Live has released professionally shot footage of three different songs, "Creature Fear," "Heavenly Father," and "Michicant."
This year's VIVID Live series also includes ANOHNI, Oneohtrix Point Never, New Order, Esperanza Spalding, Deafheaven, Max Richter's eight-hour composition Sleep, Poliça, and more will be performing during the Vivid Live series at the Sydney Opera House as well. The series began May 27th and runs through June 13th.
Recently, Bon Iver's Justin Vernon was featured on James Blake's "I Need A Forest Fire," which was released as the fifth single from Blake's third LP, The Colour in Anything. Bon Iver have not released a new album since 2011's Bon Iver, Bon Iver. Justin Vernon recently announced that he is working on new Bon Iver music, but there is no news on when a new album may be coming out. Bon Iver will also be playing Eaux Claires Music Festival, which is curated by Vernon and The National's Aaron Dessner. The festival takes places August 12-13 in Eau Claire, Wisconsin.
Watch the videos for "Creature Fear," "Heavenly Father," and "Michicant" at the Sydney Opera House below:
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—The ARTISTdirect Staff