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October 18, 2014

Porches with Greta Kline @ Baby's All Right (via beccaliebert)
Porches

Porches played their first of two nights at Baby's All Right last night (10/17), part of the the Baby's ongoing, pre-CMJ one year birthday party. The band were also celebrating their new Terrible Records single which you can pre-order on vinyl and listen to now below. The new song "Forgive" features a guest appearance by Greta Kline who also plays in Porches and leads her own project Frankie Cosmos who opened last night, but switches the order and headlines Baby's after Porches play tonight (10/18). After Frankie Cosmos, you can catch a set by Cashmere Cat who was added to the venue's schedule today.

If you can't make it to Baby's, Porches also added a Saturday night CMJ show at the soon-closing Death By Audio. The Arbutus/Terrible/JMC Aggregatee showcase also features sets by Tops (who played the even-later show at Baby's last night), Lydia Ainsworth and Regal Degal. The flyer for that is with the two new Porches songs below...

Continue reading "Porches released a single, add DbA CMJ show, finishing 2-night run @ Baby's (where Cashmere Cat was added tonight)"

October 17, 2014

by Andrew Sacher

#1s

Dublin's The #1s (aka The Number Ones) put out their self-titled debut LP over the summer via Deranged Records (once home to Fucked Up and White Lung). The band, who count Angel Olsen tourmate Cian Nugent as a member, write sharp late '70s-style power pop tunes but deliver with the rawness of '60s garage rock. If you're into either of those things, this record should hit right away. Check it out in full, below.

The #1s will be in NYC for two shows that are just around the corner. First, they play Cake Shop on Saturday (10/18) opening for The Paul Collins Beat (Paul's band The Nerves is likely an influence on The #1s), with Club for Growth and Now People on the bill too. That's $10 at the door to get in. After that, they play Grand Victory on Monday (10/20) as headliners with Miracle Sweepstakes, Henry Schiller and Garcia Peoples opening. Tickets for that show are on sale now.

UPDATE: They also stick around for CMJ and currently have two shows scheduled. The first is the YVYNYL showcase at Union Pool on Tuesday with Lydia Ainsworth, Heat and J Ferndandez (tickets); and the second is the Music of Ireland showcase at The Delancey on Friday (10/24) with September Girls, Dott, Ham Sandwich, Sisters and Le Galaxie.

The only other show we're currently aware of his a Halloween show in Dublin. All dates are listed, with the LP stream and a video, below...

Continue reading "The #1s released LP, playing NYC (1 show w/ Paul Collins) before CMJ"

gizzard

Australia's King Gizzard & the Lizard Wizard have a new album on the way, I'm in Your Mind Fuzz, next month via Castle Face and the band recently shared another song off the album. Check out the fairly gentle "Hot Water" (most of the album is in crazy psycho overdrive) along with the previously released "Cellophane," below.

As mentioned King Gizzard will be in NYC for a whole bunch of CMJ shows, including BrooklynVegan's free Friday (10/25) day party at Baby's All Right. Protomartyr are also playing that and the rest of the lineup will be announced very soon (we swear). Here's their entire CMJ schedule:

WED 10/22 @ Baby's All Right | CMJ Brooklyn Magazine Party
WED 10/22 @ Knitting Factory | Panache CMJ Showcase (tickets)
FRI 10/24 @ Baby's All Right (FREE) | CMJ Brooklyn Vegan Day Party
SAT 10/25 @ Pianos (FREE) | Bowery CMJ day Party
SAT 10/25 @ Rough Trade NYC | Austin Psych Fest CMJ Party (tickets)
SUN 10/26 @ Baby's All Right (FREE) | Panache CMJ Day Party & Hangover Brunch

After CMJ, King Gizzard will open, along with free spirit Connan Mockasin, for Mac DeMarco at Terminal 5 on November 4 (tickets). They've got lots more dates on their current tour, and all are listed, along with song streams, below...

Continue reading "King Gizzard share 2nd song from new LP, add more CMJ shows including BV free Friday day party (updated dates)"

No Sleep

As we've mentioned, BrooklynVegan is presenting a few events during CMJ and one of those is the No Sleep Records showcase happening October 21 at The Paper Box which starts at 6 PM and is FREE. The set times have now been finalized and they look like this:

Maps For Travelers: 6:00 - 6:20
Foreign Tongues: 6:35 - 6:55
In Between: 7:10 - 7:30
Rescuer: 7:45 - 8:05
Run Forever: 8:20 - 8:40
Aviator: 8:55 - 9:15
The Felix Culpa: 9:30 - 9:50
Xerxes: 10:05 - 10:25
Chris Farren: 10:35 - 10:55
'68: 11:10 - 11:40
John Nolan: 11:50 - End
If you show up early, you can get a No Sleep vinyl sampler which are being given away and limited to 150 copies.

BV is also co-presenting the Iron Pier showcase on October 23 at Acheron with Self Defense Family, Walter Schreifels & the Dead Heavens and Deep Pockets (tickets).

The official BrooklynVegan CMJ showcase happens Saturday, October 25 at Baby's All Right with The Jazz June, Pity Sex, Beach Slang, Cayetana and Sport (tickets).

BV will also have free day parties at Baby's All Right on Friday (10/24) and Saturday (10/25) with Protomartyr, Bo Ningen and more TBA.

by Bill Pearis

moritat

Chicago trio Moritat have been around since 2008, having released their debut album in 2012. With an emphasis on woozy/warped keyboard sounds and syncopated krauty rhythms, it's off-kilter pop that owes a little to their hometown's post-rock heritage. The band are set to release the High Plus Tight EP early next year, and that record has an interesting backstory. The band's shared space was burglarized early in their career, with thieves making off with all their gear and recording equipment, including all traces of what was to be their first record. Then last year, they found a CD-R under a carpet with those seemingly-lost recordings on it. The band polished them up and here we are. We've got the premiere of "Visits" from the EP and you can stream it below.

While Moritat don't have any tour plans announced yet, they do have a couple Chicago shows coming up. Those dates are listed, along with the new song stream, below...

Continue reading "Chicago trio Moritat releasing new EP (stream a track)"

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As mentioned, Last Week Tonight's John Oliver is performing at NYC's Beacon Theatre on January 30. That show is just about sold out, so a second, late show has been added that same night (10:30 PM). Tickets to both the 7:30 PM and 10:30 PM shows are on sale now.

by Andrew Sacher

Pharaoh

Pharoah (the NJ sludge band, not the Philly power metal band) have been releasing singles and EPs for a few years now, and they're finally set to release their debut full length, Negative Everything, on Halloween via A389. We've got the premiere of the album's new single, "Dusted," which brings sludge back to its roots of when hardcore bands started learning Black Sabbath riffs. Fans of earlier Neurosis would probably dig this too. Check it out below.

Pharaoh were part of this week's first round lineup announce for their label A389's 11th Anniversary Bash (they played last year too), which also includes Haymaker, Weekend Nachos, Noisem and more. Pharoah will also be on tour with their labelmates Homewrecker this month and next. That tour doesn't hit NYC but will be nearby for a Montclair, NJ show on 11/20 at The Meatlocker with Eternal Sleep and a Long Island show on 11/23 at Even Flow.

All dates are listed, with the new song stream, below...

Continue reading "Pharaoh releasing debut LP, touring w/ Homewrecker (dates and new song stream)"

Smalltalk
Smalltalk

As discussed, the Bouncing Souls 'Home for the Holidays' shows happen this year from December 26-28 at The Stone Pony in Asbury Park with The Van Pelt, None More Black and more as openers. Tickets for all three are still available.

Now the afterparties have been announced, and those have pretty great lineups too. Those all happen at Asbury Lanes with 11 PM doors right after each Souls show, and admission is $8 or $5 with a Souls ticket. The first one has Bouncing Souls guitarist Pete Steinkopf's other band Smalltalk and Philly post-punks Dark Blue (mems Clockcleaner, Paint It Black), with Dark Blue members Andy Nelson and Sharkey DJing. Dark Blue also play a free 2 PM show at Rough Trade NYC on 10/26

Then night 2 has the recently reactivated Spraynard (who just opened for Lifetime in Asbury Park) and Philly indie rockers Cayetana (who also play the official BV CMJ showcase), with Miss TK and Mitylion (Ari Katz of Lifetime) DJing.

Finally, night 3 has Lauren Measure's current band Worriers, and Roger Harvey & the Wild Life (who we just profiled), with DJ J-5 on the boards.

Each day there's also a charity fundraiser at noon at Neptune Tattooville in Neptune, NJ and there's also a Punk Rock Flea Market on the Saturday (12/27) at 11 AM at Convention Hall in Asbury Park with "The Pete" DJing. The flea market is free with a Saturday Souls ticket.

Check out some videos/streams of the afterparty bands below...

Continue reading "Bouncing Souls holiday show afterparty lineups (Smalltalk, Dark Blue, Cayetana, Worriers, Roger Harvey, Spraynard)"

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Brooklyn duo Jack & Eliza released their charming No Wonders EP last month, conjuring up early '60s pop like Ricky Nelson or The Everly Brothers. You can stream the whole thing via Rdio and we've got the premiere of the video for "Floodlights" in this post. Directed by Chloe Pang, its impressionistic asthetic fits the song nicely. You can watch below.

Jack & Eliza will be playing CMJ, with four shows to see:

Tuesday, 10/21 @ Pianos (10:30 PM) | Banner's CMJ Showcase
Wednesday, 10/22 @ The Delancey (2:15 PM) | Pancakes & Whiskey day party
Wednesday, October 22nd @ Rockwood Music Hall (10:15 PM) Deli Mag CMJ showcase
Saturday, 10/22 @ Brooklyn Night Bazaar (7:00 PM) | The Wild Honey Pie showcase
Flyer for their CMJ shows, and the new video, below...

Continue reading "Jack and Eliza made a new video, playing CMJ shows"

(photo via @iamjasondiamond)
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Rainer Maria's reunion show goes on sale today too.

Tickets for the five NYC-area The Who shows go on sale today at 10AM.

Tickets for the Vaselines show at The Bell House go on sale today at 10AM.

Tickets for the Mayhem, Watain and Revenge show at Webster Hall go on sale today at 10AM.

Tickets for the James Blake show at Music Hall of Williamsburg go on sale today at noon.

Kevin Devine is playing an intimate acoustic show on November 3 at HiFi Bar (what used to be Brownies). Tickets for that show are on sale now. Superchunk's Mac McCaughan plays there during CMJ as well.

Tickets for the recently added FKA Twigs show at Warsaw go on sale today at noon.

Boots is playing a show at Baby's All Right on October 28 before his tour with FKA Twigs begins. Tickets for that show are on sale now.

Tickets for the Holiday Cheer for WFUV show with Conor Oberst & Friends (friends TBA) at Beacon Theatre go on sale today at noon.

Tickets for the Kristeen Young show at Mercury Lounge go on sale today at noon.

Tickets for the Viet Cong shows at Union Pool and Mercury Lounge go on sale today at noon.

Tickets for the Cursive shows at Bowery Ballroom go on sale today at noon.

Tickets for the They Might Be Giants show at Music Hall of Williamsburg are on sale now.

Tickets for Nick Lowe's Quality Holiday Revue shows at Bowery Ballroom and MHOW go on sale today at noon.

Tickets for the Sheer Terror, Slapshot and more show at Music Hall of Williamsburg go on sale today at noon.

Tickets for the Russian Circles and Mutoid Man show at Music Hall of Williamsburg go on sale today at noon.

Tickets for the Future Islands and Operators show at Terminal 5 go on sale today at noon.

Jamaican Queens are playing Rough Trade on December 8. Tickets for that show go on sale today at noon.

Jesse Boykins III is playing the Marlin Room at Webster Hall on November 4. Tickets for that show are on sale now.

Tickets for the Sebastian Tellier show at Bowery Ballroom go on sale today at noon.

Tickets for the Cannabis Corpse and Mammoth Grinder show at Saint Vitus go on sale today at noon.

Tickets for the Detroit Cobras show at Baby's All Right are on sale now.

Tickets for the YG and Nipsey Hussle show at Best Buy Theater go on sale today at noon.

Tickets for the Kim Gordon and Loren Connors show at Issue Project Room go on sale to IPR members today.

Tickets for the Heaters show at Mercury Lounge go on sale today at noon.

Tickets for the John Oliver show at Beacon Theatre are on sale now.

Tickets for the official BrooklynVegan CMJ showcase with The Jazz June, Pity Sex, Beach Slang, Cayetana and Sport happening at Baby's All Right are on sale now.

BrooklynVegan is also co-presenting the Iron Pier CMJ showcase with Self Defense Family, Walter Schreifels & the Dead Heavens and Deep Pockets, and tickets for that one are on sale now too. And BV is also co-presenting the free No Sleep showcase with John Nolan, Xerxes, Rescuer, Run Forever and more, and will be putting on two TBA free day parties.

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