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Archie comics full of punk & indie rock (Speedy Ortiz, Hop Along, Title Fight, CHVRCHES, MUCH more)

In the current, ongoing series of 'Archie Comics,' The Archies cross paths with real-life indie and punk bands like Tegan & Sara, Speedy Ortiz, CHVRCHES, and Blondie. Each issue has an awesome accompanying playlist, and the issues are littered with hat-tips to bands the creators love, like Title Fight, Hop Along, Joyce Manor, Against Me!, Jeff Rosenstock, Converge, Blur, Black Flag, Waxahatchee, Superchunk, and so much more...

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The Slits’ Viv Albertine releasing new memoir, doing U.S. book appearances

Viv Albertine of The Slits new memoir, ’To Throw Away Unopened,' is out May 1

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Vulture Fest 2018 lineup: ‘Younger,’ ‘Glow,’ Tracy Morgan, Samantha Bee, & lots more

The 2018 Vulture Festival happens May 19 & 20 in NYC, two days of pop culture-themed events.

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photo via @beyondfest
photo via @beyondfest
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Los Angeles’ Meltdown Comics closed after 25 years

In addition to selling comics and collectibles, Meltdown hosted live comedy and Nerdist podcasts, are more.

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MC50 announce ‘Kick Out the Jams’ 50th anniversary tour dates ft. Fugazi & Soundgarden mems

Wayne Kramer with celebrate the 50th anniversary of his classic proto-punk band MC5 with "Kick Out the Jams: The 50th Anniversary Tour." It will feature supergroup MC50 that includes Kim Thayil (Soundgarden), drummer Brendan Canty (Fugazi), bassist Dug Pinnick (King's X), and frontman Marcus Durant (Zen Guerrilla)...

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Father John Misty, Oh Sees & more playing Kurt Vonnegut festival in Indiana

Indiana University has announced it will be hosting Granfalloon, a new festival celebrating the life and work of author Kurt Vonnegut, which runs from May 10-12 in Bloomington, Indiana. The fest takes its name from a word Vonnegut coined in ’Cat's Cradle’ and Damien Jurado, Shabazz Palaces, Baths, Waxahatchee, and more are on the bill.

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Simon Amstell wrote a memoir, bringing new show “What is This?” to NYC

British comedian Simon Amstell returns to NYC for his first North American shows in three years.

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Ezra Furman at Bowery Ballroom
photo by @ericdurkin on Instagram
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Ezra Furman wrote a book about Lou Reed’s ‘Transformer,’ playing SXSW (BV day party included)

Plus: check out video and setlist from Ezra's recent Bowery Ballroom show.

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Michelle Wolf hosting White House Correspondents dinner, preps new Netflix talk show, touring

Michelle Wolf is having a big year.

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The Mountain Goats’ John Darnielle playing ‘Cabinet of Wonders’ after book tour

The paperback edition of Danielle's Universal Harvester is just out. Meanwhile this week's edition of the "I Only Listen to the Mountain Goats" podcast features The Music Tapes' Julian Koster covering "Jeff Davis Country Blues"

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