Father John Misty Cracks It At The Voice Cover

Just a heads up to any future contestants on The Voice, don’t go on The Voice. And if you do decide to shake hands with the devil, don’t perform a cover of Father John Misty, not unless you want to feel the wrath of the man himself. As Pitchfork reports,...

How Much An Indie Band Can Make From Doing An Ad

As record sales have basically become a non-factor on the balance sheets of musicians and labels alike, professional musos are looking elsewhere to try and make a living off their craft, namely syncs and advertising. You can call it selling out if you want to, but it’s simply the nature...

Was Father John Misty Trolling These Punters Or Just Being A Dick?

The inherent dilemma of garnering a reputation as the music world’s greatest troll and funniest musician is that it inevitably becomes difficult to separate your legitimate actions and just another attempt at a troll. However, something tells us Father John Misty’s recent stunt at at WXPN’s XPoNential Music Festival in...

That Time Father John Misty Took Acid At A Taylor Swift Concert In Melbourne

Everyone agreed Lana Del Rey’s video for her single ‘Freak’ was… odd, to say the least, but its weirdness may have had something to do with the fact that it was inspired by an acid trip experienced by Father John Misty, who stars in the video alongside Del Rey. Misty,...

Father John Misty Live Tweeted An Awful Tinder Date

We’ve spoken about how Father John Misty might be the funniest man in contemporary music ad nauseum. Looking at some of his past antics, we really think he missed his calling as a professional comedian and Adult Swim should be in talks about a development deal ASAP. First, there was...

Father John Misty Is Having Fun With Losing To Justin Bieber At The BRITs

Father John Misty is hilarious. It’s not really up for debate. As far as musicians go, he’s probably up there with Noel Gallagher in terms of being a seemingly never-ending source of comedic gold. Though we must say Noel’s crown is most certainly safe. Still, Father John Misty, real name...

Father John Misty’s ‘Rejected’ Pandora Promos Are Comedy Gold

While Father John Misty’s reputation as a talented songwriter and must-see live performer has been well-established, we’ve been trying to get some sort of certifying board to have him officially declared music’s greatest troll. First, there was that time he trolled basically the entirety of the international music media by...

Father John Misty Hilariously Trolled Some Dude Trying To Film His Sydney Gig

Most touring musicians are probably used to coming out on stage and being greeted with a sea of zombified faces gazing into the dim, blue glow of their smartphones instead of the band or artist that they paid money to see. It’s just par for the course these days and...

Father John Misty Is Officially The Greatest Troll In Music

Hey, remember when Father John Misty decided to cover Ryan Adams’ covers of Taylor Swift’s 1989? Remember how he did them in the style of The Velvet Underground? Then, remember how he took them down because Lou Reed’s ghost told him to in a dream? It all happened late last...

Funny Or Die Say Father John Misty’s New Video Is A Complete Rip-Off

Our readers are a pretty switched-on bunch, so it’s likely you’re aware just what a nerve-racking experience it can be coming up with a unique and original music video and then making the whole thing a reality by successfully executing it. Cases of plagiarism, alleged plagiarism, and just plain old...

The Things Everyone Went Crazy For At Coachella 2015’s First Weekend

Unless you shut yourself away from the world for the entire weekend, you’d be aware that one of the world’s largest music festivals, Coachella, just completed its first round of musical celebrations. The epic event held in the Californian desert did not fail to disappoint on the lineup front, this year...

Father John Misty Ridicules Music Streaming Services With Hilarious Parody Website

It’s always exciting when one of your favourite artists are about to drop a brand new record, and it’s even more exciting when they release a stream of the album before the release date, which is exactly what one musician has done – but with one little catch. Josh Tillman, recognised under the performing moniker...

Friday Fun: Father John Misty Perfume, Kanye Videogame, Human-Powered Dancefloor & more

By the end of every week there are a bunch of music-related stories, cool links, videos, and other internet ditties that we haven’t managed to get to throughout the week. As a remedy to this, we’re happy to introduce our new column Friday Fun – our avenue for sharing cool...

Father John Misty

Up from Melbourne, in support of the main act tonight is Alexander Gow’s band, Oh Mercy. Beginning his set off solo with “Lady Eucalyptus”, the simple drum set is soon attended to by Rohan Sforcina, followed by the rest of the band for the sultry “Still Making Me Pay”. Sultry...

Father John Misty

After completing his stint as drummer of Seattle indie folk heroes Fleet Foxes last year, Joshua Tillman (aka Father John Misty) decided to tease Australia with only 3 shows nationally. The highly prolific singer-songwriter/drummer/guitarist and comedian, as it would seem, has been touring steadily since the release of his 8th studio...