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The Night Josh Tillman came to the O2 Shepherd's Bush Empire

Perhaps it’s because Josh Tillman (aka Father John Misty) looks like Tim Burton drew him while looking at Sam Beam through a fish-eye lens, or because he was once the drummer for mumbly bonfire-wisp collective the Fleet Foxes, but I expected more sombre guitar strumming and tear-streaked faces at his… 463 more words


SONG OF THE DAY Father John Misty - This Is Sally Hatchet

Joshua Tillman, aka Father John Misty is a singer-songwriter, guitarist, drummer and, up until the last few days, an artist that I have never taken enough time to get familiar with.   196 more words


Now Playing: Father John Misty

If you’re a fan of satire, you’ll be a fan of Father John Misty.

Josh Tillman, formerly of Fleet Foxes, is a cynic disguised as a musical genius. 28 more words

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I’ve written a post before about how much I admire Josh Tillman’s wife Emma Elizabeth Tillman, but now its time to dedicate a post to the musician himself.  305 more words


Music Pick Of The Week

Hello readers of this blog. I hope that, as ever, you are enjoying the sporadic nature of these posts. If nothing else they really show me how sporadically I listen to music, particularly new music. 758 more words


Jim vs James.

Father John Misty

Friday June 26th 2015

De La Warr Pavilion, Bexhill.

After winding my way from Brighton to Bexhill via train, it appears that many of the beard sporting fraternity of the Sussex coastline are here too. 213 more words

Shake, Rattle and Despair, Young Ladies

Fear Fun – Father John Misty

The old joke goes – what do you call someone who hangs around musician. A drummer (boom, boom). Being the sticks man for the fey pseudo hippy ensemble that was the Fleet Foxes could not have been a barrel of laughs and it is no surprise that Josh Tillman packed it all in and set off in a camper van, filled with magic mushrooms, from Seattle to California to find himself. 499 more words