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November 19, 2014

Sign in the pink bathroom at DbA's The Ranch
DBA

The final "Top Secret!" shows at Death by Audio are underway. Tuesday night (11/18) was the first of them, with Future Islands, The Immaculates (with Tim Harrington joining for an LCD Soundsystem), DJ Dog Dick and Adam Schatz & The Farewell to Death by Audio Suite. We'll have pictures from that up in just a few. In the meantime, DbA has posted their cryptic preview of tonight's show:

Woweee! Last night was so wonderful! Lets do it again! So for tonight, we shall begin at 8:30pm Sharp! with our good friend Adam from the Dreebs brining us a set from his new project Junkyard, thats all i will outright tell you for the evening, but i will say if you like your rock noisy, tonight is your night, There will be Giant Monkeys Throwing Things! Men that travel from one area of a building to another at a speed that is faster than walking! & the other band all have Awesome Physiques! Please join us!
"Giant Monkeys Throwing Things" would have to be Guerilla Toss, who actually announced this date already. What do you think the rest all means?

Hundred Waters in Chicago earlier this month (more by James Richards IV)
100 Waters

Hundred Waters are currently on a tour with Interpol which has them opening two of the three sold-out Terminal 5 shows (11/24, 25 & 26) and also playing their own smaller show on November 25 at Rough Trade which Mutual Benefit main man Jordan Lee was recently added to (tickets).

They've now announced a headlining tour for early 2015 which brings them back to NYC on March 5 at Music Hall of Williamsburg. Tickets for that show go on sale at noon on Friday (11/21).

The Interpol/Hundred Waters tour hit Chicago last week. Check out more pictures (like the one above) from that show over at BV Chicago. Updated dates are listed, with their recently-released video for "Out Alee" from this year's The Moon Rang Like A Bell, below...

Continue reading "Hundred Waters on tour w/ Interpol, announce 2015 tour; Mutual Benefit opening this month's Rough Trade show"

by Bill Pearis

A Place to Bury Strangers @ DbA, 10/27/2014 (more by Ebru Yildiz)
APTBS

A Place to Bury Strangers will release their new album, Transfixiation, on February 17 via Dead Oceans. The first single is "Straight" which adds a little bluesy funk to the band's signature noisy style. You can stream it below. You can also watch a teaser for the album that was filmed at APTBS' show at Death by Audio last month that ended with Oliver Ackerman's guitar jammed in DbA's drop ceiling. That's below too.

Lately, Oliver Ackerman can be found tending bar in "The Ranch" -- aka Death by Audio's back space, now open for the Death by Art installation -- which is where the DbA pedal shop was before the space announced it was closing for good. (It's relocated elsewhere temporarily till they find a more permanent space.) APTBS are for sure the band most synonymous with Death by Audio -- will they make room to play their one more time? There's only four nights left, all of which remain "Top Secret!"

After DbA closes, life will go on for A Place to Bury Strangers (obviously) with the new album and a lengthy 2015 tour that kicks off at NYC's Music Hall of Williamsburg on February 17. Tickets for that show will be available soon.

All dates are listed, along with the song stream, album art, tracklist and teaser video, below...

Continue reading "A Place to Bury Strangers announce new LP & 2015 tour (dates, song stream) -- will they play DbA one more time?"

Alvvays at Seaport Music Fest 2014 (more by Amanda Hatfield)
Alvvays

Toronto pop charmers Alvvays are still in the midst of their North American tour with fellow Canadians Absolutely Free (which hit NYC a couple weeks back). They'll have a couple months off before loading up the van again, this time to open for The Decemberists on their 2015 tour, including the NYC stop at Beacon Theatre on April 6. Tickets to that show just went on Decemberists fan club presale (but look to have sold out of those already) and there will be an AmEx, Chase and local presale on Thursday (11/20) at noon and the public on-sale begins at 11 AM on Friday (11/21).

All Alvvays tour dates are listed below...

Continue reading "Alvvays opening for The Decemberists on 2015 tour"

A-Trak at North Coast Music Festival 2013 (more by James Richards IV)
A-Trak

In honor of World AIDS Day, December 1st, some of the biggest names in the music and media industry are partnering with Lifebeat, Music Fights HIV/AIDS to draw urgent attention to the dramatic rise in HIV among young people ages 13-24.

From Nov. 24th - Dec 1st, a coalition of major media outlets, celebrities, online music distributors, and music venues will display banner ads, editorial content on websites, and activate their social media platforms, visual messages in support of #MusicFightsAIDS will be displayed every two minutes on nine jumbo screens in the heart of Times Square reaching more than 2 million people daily. Venues and nightclubs will distribute HIV prevention materials, activate their promotional and social media channels, and encourage their audiences to share a unified message. Superstar DJ's Steve Aoki, Dirty South, The Chainsmokers, A-Trak, Fedde Le Grand, have recorded a new series of PSAs to amplify awareness among their young fans. PSAs will be featured on mtvU, Spotify and other partner sites.

As quoted via press release above, HIV/AIDS prevention foundation Lifebeat has teamed up with multiple musicians and others in the industry for a week-long fight against HIV/AIDS leading up to World AIDS Day, December 1. The week will include a benefit show happening in NYC at Pacha on November 30, headlined by A-Trak. Also on that bill is Fedde Le Grand, Tritonal, Green Lantern and more special guests TBA. Tickets are on sale now.

That same week (11/25), A-Trak releases the physical version of his new Full EP on his own Fool's Gold label. That EP features the single "Push" with vocals from Miike Snow's Andrew Wyatt, who you can also catch in NYC at Baby's All Right TONIGHT (11/19) with DJ Prince Rama and others (tickets).

Watch the lyric video for "Push" below...

Continue reading "A-Trak playing Lifebeat show in NYC in honor of World AIDS Day; Miike Snow's Andrew Wyatt playing Baby's tonight"

by Andrew Sacher

DJ Mustard

"Mustard on the beat, ho!" You can pretty much turn on rap radio at any time of the day and hear that multiple times -- between producing hits for YG, Ty Dolla $ign, Tinashe, Jeezy, 2 Chainz, Tyga and so many more, DJ Mustard is basically everywhere. And not for nothing, he knows his way around a beat. He also put out his proper debut album this year, 10 Summers, which was produced entirely by Mustard himself and featured contributions from plenty of big names likes YG, Jeezy, 2 Chainz, Lil Wayne, Big Sean, Ty Dolla $ign, Nipsey Hussle, Iamsu!, Rick Ross, Wiz Khalifa, Fabolous, Dom Kennedy, Lil Boosie and more. You can preview the album and download it for cheap ($3.99) over at Google Play, and check out the video for the Ty Dolla $ign/2 Chainz-featuring "Down On Me" below.

DJ Mustard has a few shows coming up, including NYC TONIGHT (11/19) at Output with Nadus, Austin Millz and Jasonscott. Will any of his many collaborators show up? Tickets for tonight's show are available.

All dates (including the February Holy Ship! 2015) are listed, with that video, below...

Continue reading "DJ Mustard released a guest-filled debut LP, on tour, playing NYC tonight (dates, video)"

by Bill Pearis

PSB

UK multimedia duo Public Service Broadcasting are looking to the heavens for their new album, The Race For Space, which is out February 23. As the title suggests, this time the focus their cut-and-paste technique is the '60s obsession with getting into orbit. The first single is "Gagarin," a tribute to Russian cosmonaut Yuri Alekseyevich Gagarin, the first man to orbit the earth in a spacecraft. With samples from various radio and television broadcasts, J. Willgoose, Esq. and Wrigglesworth have concocted a very funky backing track for it. For the video, directed by Alex Kemp, you get just what you'd expect: a pair dancing astronauts. You can watch it below.

PSB were last in North America for CMJ 2013 but they'll splash down on this side of the Atlantic again next year for SXSW. They'll be touring around it too, including NYC's Bowery Ballroom on April 10. Tickets for that show are on PSB presale right now, go on AmEx presale today at noon with the public on-sale starting at noon on Friday (11/21).

All dates are listed, along with the new video, below...

Continue reading "Public Service Broadcasting enter 'The Race for Space' on new album, touring, including NYC & SXSW (dates, video)"

pogs

Tickets for The Decemberists show at Beacon Theatre with Alvvays go on artist presale today at 10 AM (anyone know the password?).

Damien Rice is playing Beacon Theatre on April 4. Tickets for that show go on artist presale today at 10 AM (anyone know the password?).

Marilyn Manson is playing Terminal 5 on January 26. Tickets for that show go on AmEx presale at noon today, Ticketmaster presale at noon on Thursday (11/20), and general on-sale at noon on Friday (11/21).

Tickets for the Smashing Pumpkins show at Webster Hall go on sale today at noon.

Tickets for the The Church shows at Bowery Ballroom and Rough Trade go on AmEx presale today at noon.

Tickets for the The Pop Group show at Bowery Ballroom go on AmEx presale today at noon.

Tickets for the Swervedriver show at MHOW go on AmEx presale today at noon.

Tickets to see Helmet play Betty at Bowery Ballroom go on AmEx presale today at noon. No presale for the Saint Vitus show.

Tickets for the The Hold Steady's newly-added 12/30 show at MHOW go on AmEx presale today at noon. Their New Year's Eve show is sold out.

Tickets for the The Dodos show at MHOW go on AmEx presale today at noon.

Tickets for the Two Gallants shows at Mercury Lounge and Rough Trade go on AmEx presale today at noon.

Tickets for the NYE Spirit Family Reunion show at Rough Trade go on sale today at noon.

Tickets for the The Punch Brothers show at Beacon Theatre go on AmEx/Chase/local presales today at noon.

Tickets to see Radiohead drummer Philip Selway at Le Poisson Rouge are on sale now.

Tickets for the Kevin Barnes show at Baby's All Right are on sale now.

Tickets for the WFUV Holiday Cheer show at Beacon Theatre with Conor Oberst, Natalie Merchant, The Felice Brothers, Laura Marling, The Lone Bellow and Jonathan Wilson are on sale now.

You can also catch The Lone Bellow with Odessa at Bowery Ballroom on March 25 and MHOW on March 26. Tickets for those shows go on AmEx presale at noon today and the general on-sale begins at noon on Friday (11/21).

The Districts are playing Bowery Ballroom on February 10 with Pine Barons. Tickets for that show go on AmEx presale today at noon with a general on sale starting at noon on Friday (11/21).

The Ting Tings are playing Bowery Ballroom on January 20 and Rough Trade on January 21. Tickets for those shows go on AmEx presale today at noon with a general on sale starting at noon on Friday (11/21).

Tickets to the BrooklynVegan-presented Sleaford Mods US live debut at the Wick with The Gotobeds and The Rogers Sisters are on sale now.

Browse our 'Tickets On Sale' tag for more recently announced NYC shows.

Browse our NYC Concert Calendar for shows happening today and every day - comedy shows, heavy metal concerts (courtesy of our heavy metal blog), and free shows included.

by Rob Sperry-Fromm

Planning for Burial at Saint Vitus in 2011 (more by Amanda Hatfield)
Planning for Burial

New Jersey's Planning For Burial, who released the excellent Desideratum earlier this year, is heading out on a short run of east coast dates this month into December. He'll be hitting NYC for a show at Grand Victory on November 30, which will feature support from Phily's Psychic Teens (who just put out a new 7"), Street Sects nad Hex Cult. Tickets for that show are on sale now. All dates are listed below.

Planning For Burial also recently released a split with Minnesota goth/post-punk crew Liar In Wait. Planning For Burial's track, "Mischief Night," which you can stream below, is really a continuation of the more accessible flavors of Desideratum, showcasing a strongly developed take on shoegaze and post-rock. Its a legitimately lush, beautiful, enveloping listen. Check it out, with the list of dates, below...

Continue reading "Planning for Burial released a split w/ Liar In Wait, playing shows, including NYC w/ Psychic Teens (dates, stream)"

November 18, 2014

Ride

Well that didn't take long. Earlier today, a Ride reunion was teased and now it's officially been announced that the legendary shoegazers will bless us with their first shows since their 1996 breakup in 2015! As speculated, they will in fact play Barcelona's Primavera Sound Festival (with The Strokes and more TBA) and they've also announced two North American dates so far, one of which is at NYC's Terminal 5 on June 4 (same place fellow reunited shoegazers Slowdive just played). Tickets will be on sale soon.

Check out the full list of reunion dates (via Pitchfork) and listen to Ride's classic 1990 debut Nowhere and 1992's sophomore LP Going Blank Again...

Continue reading "Ride confirm reunion tour, announce dates including Terminal 5, Primavera & more!"