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First Listen: Bon Iver, ‘Bon Iver’ : NPR.

I really like Bon Iver, not entirely sure why, although I’ll bet NPR could tell me.  Bon Iver seems a bit less pretentious then For Emma, Forever Ago, certainly with addition of other “voices” on the album it seems less stark and solitary, that coupled with the celeb love that has been heaped on Justin Vernon I can see this album getting some mainstream traction. I don’t see anyone who liked For Emma hating Bon Iver but this is definitely not just more of the same