Posts Tagged: Iron and Wine

Becoming Bodies


[W]e wanted something different from each other's bodies than what was actually there, which might be why our bodies sometimes came together. ...more

Swinging Modern Sounds #77: People Give Me Things, Part One


[T]he thing about receiving music from other people is this: there is always some grace associated with the transaction. ...more

Song of the Day: “Passing Afternoon”


The poetry of Sam Beam, otherwise known as Iron & Wine, can sometimes be lost behind the powerful folky melodies that take the forefront of his music. Iron & Wine has come a long way since its first labor of love, the low-fi album Beam recorded in his home studio in 2002, titled The Creek Drank the Cradle.