Bon Iver
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2006
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Bon Iver

Bon Iver Biography (Wikipedia)

Bon Iver is an American indie folk band founded in 2006 by singer-songwriter Justin Vernon.

Vernon released Bon Iver's debut album, For Emma, Forever Ago, independently in July 2007. The majority of that album was recorded while Vernon spent three months isolated in a cabin in northwestern Wisconsin. In 2012 the band won Grammy Awards for Best New Artist and Best Alternative Music Album for their eponymous album Bon Iver. They released their third album 22, A Million to critical acclaim in 2016, which was followed by their fourth album i,i in 2019.

The name "Bon Iver" derives from the French phrase bon hiver ("good winter"), taken from a greeting on Northern Exposure. It is pronounced "Bonn-ee-vair".

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Glastonbury: The Glastonbury Experience
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Glastonbury: The Glastonbury Experience

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