Big Thief
Big Thief

Big Thief

USARock, Indie Rock
3,905,010 monthly listeners
  • 812.3K followers
  • 64K subscribers
  • 270K followers
  • 63.7K followers
  • 8K followers

Big Thief's Top Spotify Songs

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Artist Name
Vampire Empire
1.4M streams
2
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Velvet Ring - 2023 Remaster
1.2M streams
3
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Shark Smile - Edit
547.1K streams
4
Artist Name
Simulation Swarm
464.1K streams
5
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Paul - 2023 Remaster
406.3K streams
1.4M
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1.2M
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547.1K
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464.1K
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406.3K
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178.1K
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133.9K
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121.5K
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120.2K
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119.4K
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Big Thief's YouTube Videos

2.5M
Views
Big Thief - Masterpiece [Official Music Video]
Youtube
2.5M views
Feb 08, 2016
2.4M
Views
Big Thief - Vampire Empire (Lyric Video)
Youtube
2.4M views
Jul 18, 2023
2M
Views
Big Thief - Mary [Official Audio]
Youtube
2M views
May 29, 2017

Big Thief's Top Spotify Playlists in the past 3 Months

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Your Favorite Coffeehouse
by Spotify
2
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Relax & Unwind
by Spotify
3
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Feel-Good Indie Rock
by Spotify
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Roots Rising
by Spotify
5
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Hanging Out & Relaxing
by Spotify
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Big Thief's Chart Ranks

Past 12 Months

Events255 Events

Aug
06-10
Øyafestivalen
Norway
NOR
, OsloN/A N/A
Aug
07-12
Sziget Festival
Hungary
HUN
, BudapestN/A N/A
Aug
08-10
Way Out West Festival
Sweden
SWE
, GothenburgN/A N/A
Aug
14
Big Thief at OLT Rivierenhof
Belgium
BEL
, Antwerp1200 - 2500 Public / Outdoor
Aug
16-18
Lowlands
Netherlands
NLD
, BiddinghuizenN/A N/A
Aug
08
Big Thief at The William Randolph Hearst Greek Theatre at UC Berkeley
United States
USA
, Berkeley5000 - 10000 Public / Outdoor
Past
Aug
04
Big Thief at McMenamin's Edgefield
United States
USA
, Troutdale1200 - 2500 Other
Past
Aug
03
Big Thief at The Orpheum Vancouver
Canada
CAN
, Vancouver2500 - 5000 Hall
Past
Jul
31
Big Thief at Red Rocks Park and Amphitheatre
United States
USA
, Morrison5000 - 10000 Public / Outdoor
Past
Jul
28-29
Maha Music Festival
United States
USA
, OmahaN/A N/A
Past

Big Thief's Upcoming Events7 Events

  • Øyafestivalen festival

    Raye, Queens of the Stone Age, Astrid S, The National, Big Thief, IDLES, PJ Harvey, Sampha, Pulp, Veronica Maggio, Arca, Loyle Carner, Gabrielle, Nia Archives, Alvvays, Yussef Dayes, Yaya Bey, André 3000, The Smile, Overmono, Holly Humberstone, The Kills, Blondshell, Yard Act, Delara, Sivert Høyem, Brutus, Wednesday, Nabihah Iqbal, Cezinando, Moyka, Bala Desejo, Fay Wildhagen, Yune Pinku, Orions Belte, Olof Dreijer, Oscar Blesson, SHERELLE, Skatebård, Julie Christmas, Swank Mami, Kaja Gunnufsen, Yoguttene, Kristi Brud, Hammok, Euroboys, Worldwide Wednesday
    NOR, Oslo
    Huge
  • Sziget Festival festival

    Sam Smith, Martin Garrix, Joost, Fred again.., Louis Tomlinson, Becky Hill, Dom Dolla, Stormzy, Zoe Wees, grandson, Fontaines D.C., Four Tet, L'Impératrice, Big Thief, ARTBAT, ANOTR, Argy, Liberato, MEUTE, Nia Archives, Overmono, Crystal Fighters, Dagny, Richie Hawtin, Fideles, Honey Dijon, Ellen Allien, Blondshell, Yard Act, Nova Twins, Joker Out, Joesef, Warhaus, AMÉMÉ, Chloé Caillet, Wednesday, Pip Blom, Octo Octa, Eris Drew, Aurora
    HUN, Budapest
    Mega
  • Way Out West Festival festival

    Fred again.., Kenya Grace, Queens of the Stone Age, Benjamin Ingrosso, The National, J Hus, Big Thief, PJ Harvey, Sampha, Pulp, Loyle Carner, Alvvays, Yaya Bey, The Smile
    SWE, Gothenburg
    Medium
  • Big Thief at OLT Rivierenhof

    Big Thief
    OLT Rivierenhof
    BEL, Antwerp
    Public / Outdoor1.2K - 2.5K
  • Lowlands festival

    Skrillex, Fred again.., Peggy Gou, Nas, Jorja Smith, Queens of the Stone Age, Nassif Zeytoun, Harry Mack, Denzel Curry, J Hus, grandson, Big Thief, Flowdan, IDLES, Sampha, Hermanos Gutiérrez, Maribou State, Barry Can't Swim, Haevn, Brutalismus 3000, Romy, The Smile, Overmono, Inhaler, Goldband, Half Moon Run, Sleaford Mods, Soulwax, Froukje, Hudson Mohawke, Cho, Ama Lou, Bob Vylan, WARGASM (UK), pachyman, LA Priest, Spinvis, Blawan, Jungle By Night, Backxwash, Sticks, Mspaint, Ramkot, Grove, Spiritbox, UNIVERSITY, Noord Nederlands Orkest, Lander & Adriaan, Fat Dog, Sugarbabes
    NLD, Biddinghuizen
    Big

Big Thief's Past Events248 Events

  • Big Thief at The William Randolph Hearst Greek Theatre at UC Berkeley

    Big Thief, Lucinda Williams
    Greek Theatre Berkeley
    USA, Berkeley
    Public / Outdoor5K - 10K
  • Big Thief at McMenamin's Edgefield

    Big Thief, Lucinda Williams
    McMenamins Edgefield Amphitheater
    USA, Troutdale
    Other1.2K - 2.5K
  • Big Thief at The Orpheum Vancouver

    Big Thief, Lucinda Williams
    The Orpheum Vancouver
    CAN, Vancouver
    Hall2.5K - 5K
  • Big Thief at Red Rocks Park and Amphitheatre

    Big Thief, Lucinda Williams
    Red Rocks Park and Amphitheatre
    USA, Morrison
    Public / Outdoor5K - 10K
  • Maha Music Festival festival

    Big Thief, EKKSTACY, Turnstile, Alvvays, Peach Pit, The Beths, Say She She, Black Belt Eagle Scout, Terry Presume, Icky Blossoms, BIB, HAKIM, Garst, Ebba Rose, ‎M34n Str33t
    USA, Omaha
    Medium

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Big Thief's Beatport Songs

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Artist Name
Promise Is a Pendulum (Original Mix)
Released on Feb 11, 2022
2
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Blurred View (Original Mix)
Released on Feb 11, 2022
3
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Blue Lightning (Original Mix)
Released on Feb 11, 2022
4
Artist Name
12,000 Lines (Original Mix)
Released on Feb 11, 2022
5
Artist Name
The Only Place (Original Mix)
Released on Feb 11, 2022

More about Big Thief

Overview of Indie Rock musician Big Thief

The American indie music group Big Thief is from New York. Big Thief have made a name for themselves in the indie rock world with their unfiltered and deeply felt sound. Their distinctive fusion of folk and rock influences may be heard in their hauntingly beautiful melodies, introspective lyrics, and music.

Big Thief, a band led by vocalist Adrianne Lenker, has developed a devoted fan base for their intensely introspective and deeply personal style of songwriting. Their lyrics, which address themes of love, sorrow, and self-discovery, make for music that is both introspective and intensely relatable. Every time they put out a new album, Big Thief pushes the limits of indie rock and develops a distinctive sound.

Big Thief comes out as a unique and new voice in a world where indie rock can frequently feel formulaic and derivative. They have won over fans all over the world with their raw and expressive sound, making them one of the most exciting bands playing indie rock right now.

What are the most popular songs for Indie Rock musician Big Thief?

Rock and indie rock band Big Thief, from New York, has become well-known for their distinctive sound and emotionally raw lyrics. There are a number of songs by them that are particularly noteworthy, including "Paul," "Shark Smile - Edit," "Masterpiece," "Simulation Swarm," "Mary," "Change," "Mythological Beauty," "Certainty," "Velvet Ring," and "Not."

While "Masterpiece" contemplates the agony of heartbreak, "Shark Smile - Edit" conveys a moving tale of a car accident and its aftermath. Both tracks highlight the band's ability to produce a strong emotional environment through their music as well as lead singer Adrianne Lenker's mesmerizingly gorgeous voice.

The outstanding songs "Paul" and "Mythological Beauty" have also received attention for their introspective lyrics and musical complexity. Both fans and journalists have praised the band for their ability to seamlessly incorporate folk and rock elements into their music.

Overall, the tenderness and honesty of Big Thief's music have struck a chord with many listeners. The group has become a cherished mainstay in the indie rock scene thanks to their capacity to produce a fascinating sound that is both unpolished and polished.

What are the latest songs and music albums for Indie Rock musician Big Thief?

The New York-based indie rock band Big Thief has been quite active in the last several years with the release of new music. Ten songs from the band's most recent album, "Dragon New Warm Mountain I Believe In You," which was published in 2022, showcase their distinctive blend of evocative lyrics and sophisticated guitar playing. The achingly lovely song "Little Things/Sparrow," with its exquisite fingerpicking and Adrianne Lenker's captivating voice, is one of the album's standout tracks.

Big Thief has recently released a number of singles in addition to their most recent album. Lenker's distinctive voice is heard on the 2020 song "Love in Mine" over a minimal, dreamy instrumental. A raw and passionate song called "Not," which was published in 2019, demonstrates the band's capacity to make powerful music with few instruments.

The band's intimate and enthralling live performances are captured on the live album "Live at The Bunker Studio," which Big Thief also published in 2021. The EP includes acoustic renditions of songs from their past albums, displaying the band's versatility in producing emotionally stirring music.

Overall, Big Thief's distinct indie rock style continues to wow. The band demonstrates their capacity to write beautiful and moving music that connects with listeners with their most recent album and hits.

Which are the most important music performances and festival appearances for Indie Rock musician Big Thief?

With its lyrical and introspective songs, the New York City band Big Thief has had a huge impact on the indie rock scene. Coachella, Austin City Limits Music Festival, and Glastonbury Festival are just a few of the prestigious festivals that the band has performed. Big Thief wowed the Coachella crowd with a riveting performance that exhibited their distinct sound and enthralled the crowd. Their appearance at the Austin City Limits Music Festival was especially noteworthy because they gave a stirring set that left the audience clamoring for more.

Big Thief has performed at some of the best venues in the globe in addition to festivals. They have performed on the stages of the Ryman Auditorium in Nashville, the Ancienne Belgique in Brussels, and the Paradiso Amsterdam in the Netherlands. Their performances at these locations were distinguished by their unbridled energy and emotional intensity, which affected and inspired audiences.

The Governors Ball in New York City and the Primavera Sound festival in Barcelona have both played Big Thief songs. The band's performances at these occasions were nothing less than extraordinary, showcasing their amazing musicianship and stirring lyrics. Overall, Big Thief's appearances at festivals and other venues have cemented their reputation as one of the most gifted and creative indie rock bands active today.

What do people also ask about Indie Rock musician Big Thief?


What happened to Big Thief?

Big Thief cancelled their upcoming shows in Israel.


Did Big Thief break up?

private sphere. After first meeting at a performance in Boston, Lenker and Buck Meek, the eventual co-founder of Big Thief, reconnected at a bodega in New York. They were in the band together, subsequently got married, then divorced in 2018, yet they remained close friends.


How many albums does Big Thief have?

Big Thief has released four full-length albums and one EP since forming in 2014.


Where is the band Big Thief from?

Brooklyn, New York, United States


Was Big Thief nominated for a Grammy?

Big Thief's double album received a 2023 Grammy nomination for Best Alternative Music Album, while its second single "Certainty" received a nomination for Best Alternative Music Performance.