Entries tagged with: Futurebirds

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Daniel Romano

Canadian country singer Daniel Romano has a few US dates coming up this month including one in NYC this weekend. The NYC show is the fourth annual Ho Ho Ho Down, "the yearly benefit concert in support of NYC-based non-profit Art Start, which holds creative arts workshops for at-risk youths in homeless shelters throughout New York." For that show, Daniel will be joining Futurebirds and The Ben Miller Band. Tickets for that show are on sale now.

Later next year, he'll return to our side of the border for SXSW. He's also planning a new album for 2015. All tour dates are listed, with a video, below...

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Tickets on Sale

Tickets to see JEFF the Brotherhood at Mercury Lounge go on AmEx presale today at noon.

Tickets to see Eleanor Friedberger and Teen at Music Hall of Williamsburg go on AmEx presale today at noon.

Tickets to see Baths and Houses at Webster Hall go on AmEx presale today at noon.

Tickets to see The Jeffery Lewis & Peter Stampfel Band at Mercury Lounge go on AmEx presale today at noon.

Peter Frampton and Robert Cray are playing Beacon Theatre on June 27Tickets for that show go on presale today at 10 AM.

Tickets to see Barenaked Ladies, Ben Folds Five and Guster at Celebrate Brooklyn go on artist presale today at 10 AM.

Sea Wolf is playing Bowery Ballroom on June 8Tickets for that show go on presale today at noon.

Futurebirds is playing Bowery Ballroom on May 31Tickets for that show go on presale today at noon.

Tickets to see Russian Circles at Saint Vitus are on sale now.

Tickets to see Charli XCX at Glasslands are on sale now.

Tickets to see Black Francis at Peter Jay Sharp Theatre at Symphony Space are on sale now.

Tickets to see Beans, Bryant K., UUMANS and Mike Pride's From Bacteria To Boys at The Bowery Electric are on sale now.

Tickets to see Too $hort, Greedy, Reggie Mills and Panama Red at Stage 48 are on sale now.

Tickets to see Andre Nickatina, Roach Gigz and Mumbis at Santos Party House are on sale now.

Tickets to see Rachel Zeffira at The Slipper Room are on sale now.

Tickets to see Dead Skeletons at Glasslands with Night Beats and Cosmonauts and at Mercury Lounge are on sale now.

Tickets to see SBTRKT at Output are on sale now.

Tickets to see Ben UFO, Pearson Sound and Pangaea at Output are on sale now.

Tickets to see DJ Shadow at Output are on sale now.

Tickets to see Juan MacLean, Tim Sweeney and Dan Wender at Output are on sale now.

 

Weird Al and Bonarroo phone bank (including Mike Birbiglia and Eugene Mirman...
bonnaroo

With help from Eugene Mirman, Chris Gethard, Mike Birbiglia, Portugal. The Man and more, Weird Al just began announcing the 2013 Bonnaroo line-up on the Bonnaroo YouTube page which happens June 13 - 16 in Manchester, TN. Weird Al just announced Pretty Lights, Wilco, A$AP Rocky, and The xx, and over the next hour, more artists will be announced. We'll update this post as more announcements come.

Other artists playing include Passion Pit, Kendrick Lamar, David Byrne and St. Vincent, Jim James, Big K.R.I.T., Billy Idol, Grizzly Bear, Japandroids, Foals, Wild Nothing, Deap Vally, Killer Mike, Lord Huron, Divine Fits, Nas, Beach House, The Gaslight Anthem, Local Natives, Dirty Projectors, Baroness, The National, The Vaccines, Holy Ghost, Death Grips, R. Kelly, Alt-J, Purity Ring, Cat Power, Wu-Tang Clan, Bjork, Tame Impala, Animal Collective, The Tallest Man on Earth, Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers, Paul McCartney, Earl Sweatshirt, Four Tet, Father John Misty, Swans, A-Trak, Ariel Pink's Haunted Graffiti, Cults, AraabMuzik, DIIV, Charli XCX, Matthew E. White, Frank Turner, JEFF the Brotherhood, Jason Isbell & the 400 Unit, Calexico, Two Gallants, and more.

Tickets for the festival go on sale Saturday (2/23) at noon EST.

There's also now a video of Daniel Tosh announcing the initial lineup, which you can watch, along with the current list of announced names, below...

Continue reading "Bonnaroo 2013 lineup announcement underway"

photos by Grant MacAllister

DOWNLOAD: Dana Falconberry - "Maple Leaf Red" (MP3)

Heartless Bastards (drum kit) @ Metro in Chicago - 10/22/2012
The Futurebirds

Austin folk singer Dana Falconberry is currently on tour with Heartless Bastards and Futurebirds and that tour hits NYC this Saturday (10/27) at at Irving Plaza. Tickets for that show are still available and we're also giving away a few pairs. Details on how to enter are below.

Earlier this week the tour hit Metro in Chicago (where Grimes and Swans also played this week), and we've got a set of pictures from that 10/22 show in this post.

Meanwhile, Dana Falconberry, who is touring with a full band, made a demo for her new song, "Maple Leaf Red" which makes its premiere in this post. Download above or stream it, along with the contest details and more Chicago pictures, below...

Continue reading "Heartless Bastards on tour w/ Dana Falconberry (who has a new song), played Metro (pics), coming to NYC Saturday (win tix!)"

DOWNLOAD: My Jerusalem - "Born in the Belly" (MP3)

My Jerusalem
My Jerusalem

Austin rockers My Jerusalem put out their new album, Preachers, today (10/9) via The End Records. The album was produced by Spoon's Jim Eno and features guest vocals from Okkervil River frontman Will Sheff. The band is led by Jeff Klein, who was previously a member of Greg Dull's post-Afghan Whigs band, The Twilight Singers, and has also recorded with Greg on his Live At Triple Door album and with his project with Mark Lanegan, The Gutter Twins. My Jerusalem are also featured on Summer's Kiss Records' Afghan Whigs tribute.

My Jerusalem's lineup also features other Gutter Twins contributors, including Cully Symington, who has also worked with Okkervil River and Afghan Whigs. You can stream Preachers in its entirety below and download a free MP3 of the track "Born in the Belly" at the top of this post.

In related news, we just posted pics of Afghan Whigs' Music Hall of Williamsburg show.

Dana Falconberry in Austin last month (more by Tim Griffin)
Dana Falconberry

My Jerusalem are on tour now with Dana Falconberry and that tour hits NYC TONIGHT (10/9) at Glasslands, for a show which doubles as a record release party for both artists (Dana for her new album, Leelanau). Freshkills are on the bill too. Tickets for that show are on sale now.

UPDATE: My Jerusalem will also play NYC on November 12 at Mercury Lounge. Tickets to that show go on sale Friday (10/12) at noon.

Meanwhile, Dana Falconberry will return to NYC later this month when she teams up with Heartless Bastards and Futurebirds for their tour which hits Irving Plaza on October 27. Tickets for that show are still available.

A list of all dates and the My Jerusalem album stream are below.

Continue reading "My Jerusalem and Dana Falconberry on tour, celebrating new LPs in NYC (dates, streams & MP3)"

Heartless Bastards at La Zona Rosa in Austin 4/20/2012 (more by Tim Griffin)
Heartless Bastards

Heartless Bastards just announced a wide-reaching fall tour in support of their most recent album Arrow which came out back in February on Partisan Records. The tour will stop in NYC on October 27 at Irving Plaza with openers Futurebirds (who just played Outside Lands). Tickets for that show go on sale Friday, August 17 at 10 AM, with a Live Nation mobile app presale starting Thursday (8/16) at 10 AM.

You can check out a video for Heartless Bastards' "Only for You" below, along with a list of all upcoming tour dates.

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photos by Amoreena Lucero

Beck / Andrew Bird at Outside Lands 8/10/2012
Outside Lands 2012 - Day 1 in Photos
Outside Lands 2012 - Day 1 in Photos

Who needs to travel to Southern California for Coachella or to Texas for Austin City Limits? Certainly not music fans living in the Bay Area.

They can just stay right at home and enjoy the increasingly popular Outside Lands Music & Arts Festival in San Francisco's Golden Gate Park. That is, if they can get a ticket. This year's gathering of the musical tribes, which runs through Sunday, completely sold out in advance -- 65,000 tickets snatched up for each of the three days.

That's quite an accomplishment for the still-young event, which, in its fifth year, has certainly become one of the nation's premiere music festivals.
This success story is no mystery. Berkeley-based concert promoter Another Planet Entertainment always lines up terrific acts for the festival -- and that's certainly the case in 2012.

The large-scale production, which features six performance stages as well as great food and drink offerings (mostly from local providers), kicked off in triumphant fashion on Friday with sets by hometown hero Neil Young (with Crazy Horse), the Foo Fighters, Beck, Of Monsters and Men, Die Antwoord and many other talents. - [Oakland Tribune]

San Francisco's Outside Lands Music & Arts Festival kicked off Friday night (8/10) with sets from Beck, The Foo Fighters, Andrew Bird, Reggie Watts, Two Gallants, Futurebirds, Washed Out and more. More pictures from Day 1 are below.

Continue reading "Outside Lands Festival 2012: Day 1 in pics (Beck, Andrew Bird, Foo Fighters, Washed Out and more)"

ACL

The 10th Anniversary ACL Festival line-up is on the books. Stevie Wonder, Arcade Fire, Kanye West, Coldplay, My Morning Jacket, Fleet Foxes, Alison Krauss and Union Station, Nas & Damian "Jr Gong" Marley and Cee Lo top the bill of the over 130 bands. Bright Eyes, Social Distortion, Empire of the Sun, Santigold, Pretty Lights, TV On The Radio, Skrillex, Big Boi and Randy Newman are also on tap to rock September 16-18.
3-Day passes are sold out. 1-Day passes go on sale at 10am. Full lineup below...

Continue reading "Austin City Limits 2011 festival lineup is here, tickets on sale"

Jonny Corndawg @ Bowery Ballroom (more by Ryan Barkan)
Corndawg

"Expecting the usual d-bag bands who take their sweet time getting on stage, I arrived at 9:30 p.m. to find Dawes in full swing with some character on stage with them, wearing a horse cardigan, cowboy hat and Mariah Carey-fade sunglasses. What?

The Western-looking character, I later learned, was Jonny Corndawg who brought a Nashville twang and some knee-knocking dance moves to the stage. Post-performance, he threw out some of his ghetto airbrushed t-shirts denoting "nasty memories."" [Kelly Shea]

Jonny Corndawg's previously mentioned April residency at Brooklyn Bowl kicks off at the Williamsburg bowling alley music venue tonight (4/4), and then continues each Monday this month with different openers (Michael Hurley opens the final one).

Tickets are on sale for all four Brooklyn dates ($5.00 in advance, $7.00-day-of), and you can definitely pick them up at the door, OR... you can enter to win one of TEN PAIRS that we're giving away for EACH show. PLUS, every winner will also get a free veggie corndog (they'll be selling varieties at the venue) (they're not vegan, but they're not meat either and they got them just for us). In other words, we're giving away FORTY PAIRS OF TICKETS (and 40 veggie corndogs). Details on how to enter, with a a pre-beard video documentary on Jonny, details on Corndawg's new album (that he needs help funding), and more tour dates, below....

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