Kurt Vile
Kurt Vile

Kurt Vile

USARock, Indie Rock
1,061,091 monthly listeners
  • 510.4K followers
  • 44.4K subscribers
  • 237K followers
  • 7.7K followers
  • 44.3K fans

Kurt Vile's Top Spotify Songs

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I'm an Outlaw
556.7K streams
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Pretty Pimpin
163.7K streams
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How Lucky
108.6K streams
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Wakin On A Pretty Day
64.4K streams
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Blackberry Song
55.8K streams
556.7K
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163.7K
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Kurt Vile's YouTube Videos

21.1M
Views

Kurt Vile - Pretty Pimpin Official Video

Matador Records

Kurt Vile - Pretty Pimpin Official Video
Youtube
21.1M views
Jul 19, 2015
8M
Views
Courtney Barnett & Kurt Vile - Over Everything (Official Video)
Youtube
8M views
Aug 28, 2017
3.1M
Views

Kurt Vile - Life Like This Official Video

Matador Records

Kurt Vile - Life Like This Official Video
Youtube
3.1M views
Sep 08, 2015

Kurt Vile's Top Spotify Playlists in the past 3 Months

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Totally Stress Free
by Spotify
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Hanging Out & Relaxing
by Spotify
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Spring Acoustic
by Spotify
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Chill Folk
by Spotify
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Spotify Singles: Holiday Collection
by Spotify
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Events318 Events

Jun
17
Kurt Vile at The Capitol Room, HMAC
United States
USA
, Harrisburg500 - 1200 Hall
Jun
18
Kurt Vile at The Queen Wilmington
United States
USA
, Wilmington500 - 1200 Hall
Jun
20
Kurt Vile at Anchor Rock Club
United States
USA
, Atlantic City500 - 1200 Club
Jun
21-23
Red Wing Roots
United States
USA
, Mt SolonN/A N/A
Jun
22
Kurt Vile at Neighborhood Theatre
United States
USA
, Charlotte500 - 1200 Hall
May
11
Kurt Vile at The National Richmond
United States
USA
, Richmond1200 - 2500 Hall
Past
May
10
Kurt Vile at Cat''s Cradle
United States
USA
, Carrboro0 - 500 Hall
Past
May
09
Kurt Vile at Intuition Ale Works
United States
USA
, Jacksonville0 - 500 Bar
Past
May
08
Kurt Vile at Jannus Live
United States
USA
, St Petersburg1200 - 2500 Other
Past
May
07
Kurt Vile at The Beacham
United States
USA
, Orlando500 - 1200 Club
Past

Kurt Vile's Upcoming Events13 Events

  • Kurt Vile at The Capitol Room, HMAC

    Kurt Vile
    The Capitol Room, HMAC
    USA, Harrisburg
    Hall500 - 1.2K
  • Kurt Vile at The Queen Wilmington

    Kurt Vile
    The Queen Wilmington
    USA, Wilmington
    Hall500 - 1.2K
  • Kurt Vile at Anchor Rock Club

    Kurt Vile
    Anchor Rock Club
    USA, Atlantic City
    Club500 - 1.2K
  • Red Wing Roots festival

    Brent Cobb, Kurt Vile, Haley Heynderickx, The Brothers Comatose, Sierra Hull, Pokey LaFarge, Lee Fields & The Expressions, Lee Fields, Bonny Light Horseman, Tuba Skinny, Carsie Blanton, Sam Burchfield, Lindsay Lou, Jake Xerxes Fussell, The Steel Wheels, Humbird, Jourdan Thibodeaux, Margo Cilker, Illiterate Light, Mapache, Myron Elkins, Jax Hollow, Rose City Band, Amy Helm, Charlotte Cornfield, Vivian Leva & Riley Calcagno, Tall Tall Trees, Henhouse Prowlers, Alexa Rose, The East Nash Grass, J & The Causeways, Kaleta & Super Yamba Band, Strong Water, Blue Cactus, Holy Roller, Allison de Groot & Tatiana Hargreaves, The Fly Birds, The Judy Chops, Debutants, Ramona and the Holy Smokes, Willie Stratton, Tray Wellington Band, Danny Knicely, The Scoundrels, Rob Cheatham, Ragged Mountain String Band, Michael Burris
    USA, Mt Solon
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  • Kurt Vile at Neighborhood Theatre

    Kurt Vile
    Neighborhood Theatre
    USA, Charlotte
    Hall500 - 1.2K

Kurt Vile's Past Events305 Events

  • Kurt Vile at The National Richmond

    Kurt Vile
    The National Richmond
    USA, Richmond
    Hall1.2K - 2.5K
  • Kurt Vile at Cat''s Cradle

    Kurt Vile
    Cat's Cradle
    USA, Carrboro
    Hall0 - 500
  • Kurt Vile at Intuition Ale Works

    Kurt Vile
    Intuition Ale Works
    USA, Jacksonville
    Bar0 - 500
  • Kurt Vile at Jannus Live

    Kurt Vile
    Jannus Live
    USA, St Petersburg
    Other1.2K - 2.5K
  • Kurt Vile at The Beacham

    Kurt Vile
    The Beacham
    USA, Orlando
    Club500 - 1.2K

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Kurt Vile's Beatport Songs

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Gone Girl (Original Mix)
Released on Oct 02, 2020
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Dandelions (Original Mix)
Released on Oct 02, 2020
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Speed of the Sound of Loneliness (Original Mix)
Released on Oct 02, 2020
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Pearls (Original Mix)
Released on Oct 02, 2020
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Hysteria (Original Mix)
Released on Oct 12, 2018

More about Kurt Vile

Overview of Indie Rock musician Kurt Vile

Rock artist Kurt Vile is from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, in the United States. The rock, folk, and indie rock band Vile has been making waves in the music business for a while. His songs are distinguished by his unusual guitar playing, reflective lyrics, and loose vocals.

The realism and rawness of Vile's music have been acclaimed, and critics have noted how well he captures the core of the American experience. His lyrics examine the difficulties of interpersonal relationships and the quest for purpose in life, and his music is frequently reflective. Numerous musicians, such as Neil Young, Tom Petty, and The Velvet Underground, have impacted his style.

Overall, Kurt Vile is a gifted musician who has distinguished himself in the rock music industry. Numerous fans from all around the world have flocked to his music because it is sincere, introspective, and honest. Kurt Vile's music appeals to a wide audience, whether you like rock, folk, or indie rock.

What are the most popular songs for Indie Rock musician Kurt Vile?

Kurt Vile, a rock and indie rock artist from Philadelphia, has amassed an amazing career of songs with a distinct, unhurried sound that is both calm and compelling. The songs "Pretty Pimpin", "Wakin On A Pretty Day", "Over Everything", "Loading Zones", "How Lucky", "One Trick Ponies", "Lost my Head there", "Bassackwards", "Dust Bunnies", and "Continental Breakfast" are among his most well-known.

One of Vile's most well-known songs is "Pretty Pimpin," which has a catchy guitar melody and reflective lyrics that explore themes of identity and self-discovery. Another outstanding song is "Wakin On A Pretty Day," which has a hazy, meandering sound that puts listeners in a thoughtful frame of mind. Vile's work with Courtney Barnett on the song "Over Everything" exemplifies his talent for fusing indie rock with relaxed folk in a seamless manner.

While "Lost my Head there" and "Bassackwards" have a more experimental sound that demonstrates Vile's musical variety, other songs like "Loading Zones" and "One Trick Ponies" have more lively tempos that are ideal for a casual listen. The country-influenced songs "Dust Bunnies" and "Continental Breakfast" have twangy guitars and introspective lyrics that are both nostalgic and depressing.

The overall sound of Kurt Vile's music appeals to listeners of rock and indie rock. His success is evidence of his capacity to produce an original and engrossing listening experience that is reflective and uplifting.

What are the latest songs and music albums for Indie Rock musician Kurt Vile?

The well-known American rock and indie rock performer Kurt Vile has been making waves with his most recent albums. The songs of Vile's most recent album, "(watch my moves)," which was published in 2022, exhibit his distinctive sound and approach. The album, which features songs that span from reflective ballads to exuberant rock anthems, is evidence of Vile's ability to write music that is both emotionally engaging and intriguing.

Vile's most recent singles have also received positive reviews, with "Must Be Santa" and "Mount Airy Hill" standing out among his most recent offerings. "Must Be Santa" is a joyful song that was included in the Spotify Singles Holiday collection, and "Mount Airy Hill" is an eerie tune that highlights Vile's narrative abilities. The latest tracks "Like Exploding Stones" and "Hey Like A Child" have also been making waves in the rock and indie rock genres.

Kurt Vile's most recent albums, taken as a whole, are a tribute to his skill as a musician and lyricist. He is one of the most well-known musicians of our day because of his talent for writing complex and moving songs that connect with listeners. It doesn't matter if you enjoy rock, indie rock, or any other genre of music; Kurt Vile is a performer who deserves to be heard.

Which are the most important music performances and festival appearances for Indie Rock musician Kurt Vile?

Philadelphia-born rock and indie rock musician Kurt Vile has put up an incredible run of live performances over the course of his career. Glastonbury Festival, Primavera Sound Barcelona, Osheaga, Rock Werchter, and Festival d'ete de Quebec are just a few of the prestigious festivals he has performed at. Kurt Vile has joined the list of notable musicians who have performed at these festivals.

Kurt Vile has performed in a number of prestigious locations worldwide in addition to these events, including the Sydney Opera House, Ryman Auditorium, The Bowery Ballroom, Paradiso Amsterdam, and Meow Wolf. These settings have given the performer and the audience singular experiences while highlighting the unadulterated ability and vigor Kurt Vile brings to the stage.

At the 2019 Primavera Sound Barcelona festival, he gave one of his most famous performances, playing a set that was dubbed "expansive and unapologetic." His distinctive voice and strong theatrical presence enthralled the audience. Another remarkable performance was his acoustic set in Nashville's Ryman Auditorium, when he demonstrated his artistic diversity.

Kurt Vile has generally routinely given strong performances that have solidified his position in the music industry. His talent at engaging audiences and giving powerful performances has brought him praise from critics and a devoted fan base.

Which are the most important collaborations with other musicians for Indie Rock musician Kurt Vile?

In his musical career, Kurt Vile has worked with a variety of musicians, some of whom have gained notoriety and significance. The song "Over Everything" with Courtney Barnett is one of these collaborations. The song is a typical example of indie rock, with a catchy chorus and an interesting guitar riff. The two musicians' musical compatibility is on full display throughout the duet, with each contributing their own distinct approach to the tune. The fact that Kurt Vile and Courtney Barnett were able to collaborate to produce such a catchy song is evidence of both of their brilliance.

The song "How Lucky" by John Prine is another noteworthy collaboration. Vile performs on guitar and sings on the song, which was recorded just before John Prine passed away. The song is a stunning ballad that highlights Prine's songwriting and storytelling skills, and Vile adds his own distinctive flavor to the mix. It's a heartfelt ode to a musical legend and a reminder of how Prine influenced so many other artists.

Another important project for Kurt Vile is "Continental Breakfast" with Courtney Barnett. The two performers trade verses over a straightforward guitar riff to create a tune with a relaxed, easygoing vibe. The song showcases how well-matched musically the two performers are, with each bringing their own distinct approach to the table.

Kurt Vile has collaborated with a variety of musicians over the course of his musical career, but those with Courtney Barnett, John Prine, Hope Sandoval, and The Sadies stand out as some of the most significant and enduring. Each artistic alliance displays the musical prowess of the participants and the special chemistry between them. Some of the most captivating and enduring indie rock songs in recent years have come from these pairings.

What do people also ask about Indie Rock musician Kurt Vile?


Is Kurt Vile his real name?

Kurt Samuel Vile.


Where did Kurt Vile go to high school?

KV: I went to Penn Wood High School and had a really great art teacher.


How old is Kurt Vile?

43 years (January 3, 1980)


Is Kurt Vile a dad?

Kurt Vile is the father of two little girls.


Is Kurt Vile A Vegan?

Vile abstains from eating meat and is a vegan. He enjoys vegan cheesesteaks, and his favorite is from South Philadelphia's Triangle Tavern.


What genre is Kurt Vile?

Kurt Vile is a well-known indie rock performer who is renowned for his unusual guitar playing and laid-back speak-singing style.


Does Kurt Vile still play with The War on Drugs?

Following the album's release, Kurt Vile departed from The War on Drugs to focus on his solo career.


Is Kurt Vile a good guitar player?

Kurt Vile is a phenomenal guitar player, a pin-sharp songwriter, and a Jaguar evangelist.


Where does Kurt Vile live?

Vile has always lived in the Philly area except for a brief period in Boston.


Where does Kurt Vile live now?

Kurt Vile lives in Philadelphia and has been making music in his home studio.


What is Kurt Vile's real name?

Kurt Samuel Vile.


Has Kurt Vile won a Grammy?

Kurt Vile won one Grammy Award.