Folk Alliance International Names Darlingside The 2015 Artist of the Year!!
We're incredibly honored and delighted to have been named Folk Alliance International's 2015 "Artist of the Year"! There were some incredible artists nominated alongside us (Chuck Brodsky, Fortunate Ones, Jerron "Blind Boy" Paxton, and We Banjo 3), not to mention performing in every square inch of the conference, and we're blown away to have been chosen for this honor among such distinguished and inspiring company. Thanks to everyone who helped make 2015 such a rad year for us, and we're looking forward to even more great things in 2016!
NPR Music names "The God of Loss" one of their favorite songs of 2015!
"The instrumentals are just as meticulous as the harmonies, the harmonies just as haunting as the lyrics, and the lyrics a testament to the Boston quartet's success to come." – Larry Groce
Darlingside in The New Yorker!
"The young men of Darlingside have been going to the Levain bakery, on West Seventy-fourth Street, for milk and cookies since they were in a Williams College a-cappella group, almost ten years ago. Now that they’re a grownup act—a four-man harmony group, with a new album just out and a national tour under way—they’re nostalgic for simpler times..."
Behind the Scenes of "The God of Loss" Video by Andrew Benincasa
"During the weeks I was making the video this September, studiomates would walk by and see what I was doing - meticulously cutting and shooting for long hours, day after day - and they would joke about how tedious and boring the work must be..."
"Birds Say" Full Album Premiere at PopMatters
"[Darlingside] make a huge impression [...] we couldn’t recommend listening to [Birds Say] highly enough" - PopMatters.com
We're super excited to announce a free five-track EP released today via Noisetrade.com, including (and named after) the updated version of "The Ancestor" (also the first track on Birds Say), plus four B-sides from the same studio sessions!
"Go Back" Premiere
Our latest single leading up to Birds Say is now available to stream thanks to the fine folks at The Bluegrass Situation!
"Harrison Ford" Premiere
You can now listen to our newest single, "Harrison Ford", over at Paste Magazine!