M. Ward

Essential Merge Records Tracks

Merge Records: 30 Years, 30 Tracks

30 years of top-notch indie rock in 30 songs.

The Decemberists, M. Ward, members of Sleater-Kinney, R.E.M. to play benefit for Scott McCaughey

Friends and collaborators to raise money for McCaughey’s expenses.

best albums of 2016 so far Big Ups

New releases: 3/4

Loretta Lynn, Big Ups, M. Ward and Nada Surf release new albums today.

M. Ward : More Rain

The indie singer/songwriter still finds innovation and emotion in subtle, folky textures.

M Ward More Rain review

Stream the new M. Ward album, More Rain

Hear the singer/songwriter’s latest a week before it’s out.

M Ward More Rain review

M. Ward announces new album, More Rain

Listen to “Girl from Conejo Valley”.

M. Ward : A Wasteland Companion

Subtle little heartbreakers.

M. Ward : Hold Time

The best, worst-kept secret in music.

Merge Records: 20 Essential Albums

Merge Records: 20 Essential Albums

Happy 20th birthday, Merge!

M. Ward : Duet For Guitars #2

Lo-fi beginnings for Portland singer-songwriter.

M. Ward : Post-War

Timeless tales for troubled times.

Superwolf

Perversity

Number Three: A look back at some of 2005’s best albums…that we hadn’t already written about.

M. Ward : Transfiguration of Vincent

Just who is this Vincent guy anyway?