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Joni Mitchell TEEN

As mentioned last month, The Hum's Rachael Pazdan is now booking the Manhattan Inn, and the December schedule for the venue is now here.

HIghlights include Tigue (who were also just announced for Ecstatic Music Festival) and Alpenglow on 12/3; Arc Waves, Katie Von Schleicher (who was also just announced for Invisible Familiars' Ace Hotel residency) and Cantina on 12/7, Psychic Twin and Jen Goma (ASDIG, TPOBPAH, People Get Ready) on 12/10; and Cuddle Magic, Booker Stardrum and Ryan Dugre on 12/14.

The final show (unless they add more before the year ends) is a Joni Mitchell tribute on December 17, curated by TEEN (who are also performing) with Jen Goma, Damon McMahon (aka Amen Dunes), Xander Duell, Miles Francis, Joan Wasser (Joan As Police Woman), Aerial East, Noah Hecht and Ryan Dugre. It's a suggested $5-10 donation, space is limited and entry is based on a first come first serve basis.

Full December schedule with more info below...

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tickets on sale

You can browse our full NYC show calendar for all of tonight's shows, but here are some highlights...

A$AP Ferg is opening for G-Eazy at Terminal 5 on January 24. Tickets go on AmEx presale today at 01 AM, general on-sale starts Friday (11/13) at noon.

Tickets for the Lamb of God and Anthrax show at Hammerstein Ballroom go on Live Nation/Ticketmaster presale today at 10 AM.

Tickets for the Polica show at Rough Trade go on sale today at 10 AM.

Tickets for the Lush reunion show at Terminal 5 go on AmEx presale today at 10 AM.

Tickets for the Cass McCombs show at Bowery Ballroom go on AmEx presale today at noon.

Tickets for the A Sunny Day in Glasgow show at Rough Trade go on AmEx presale today at noon.

Three-night passes for the Bouncing Souls holiday shows go on sale at noon.

The Max Levine Ensemble, who have a new album coming out later this month, are playing a show at Silent Barn on November 21 with The Homewreckers, Sundials and CCTV. Tickets will be available at the door.

Beat Connection and Phantoms are playing Knitting Factory on November 21 and Mercury Lounge on November 25, which also has My Body and Psychic Twin. Tickets for Knit and Merc are on sale now.

The Wild Honey Pie is throwing a festival in Vermont from December 4-6 at Stratton Resort with of Montreal, Dan Croll, Marian Hill and more. Tickets are on sale, including an option to get transportation from NYC.

Long Island's new-ish DIY venue Huntington Rd Beach Club has some shows coming up: Machine Girl, Electric Caves, Sad Magic and Dirt Nap on December 12 (free); and Juiceboxxx, Big Breakfast, Pris and Destructasaurus Rex on January 23 ($5). More info at the venue's Facebook page.

For all of tonight's shows, and tomorrow's, check out our NYC concert calendar.

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The Hum

The collaborative concert series The Hum will continue at Manhattan Inn every Monday in October. Each show starts at 9 PM and admission is free (with a $5-10 suggested donation). The lineup looks like this:

Nandi Rose Plunkett (Half Waif) & Johanna Cranitch (White Prism)
Alena Spanger (Tiny Hazard) & Adrianne Lenker (Big Thief)
[Third Set TBA]

Tamsin Wilson (Wilsen) & Katrina Cunningham
Tom Tom Magazine Curated Set (all drummers)
Juliana Ronderos (Salt Cathedral), Gabi Jimeno (Balancer) & Kelsey Lu

+ Becca Kauffman (Ava Luna), Angelica Bess (Body Language), Rosana Caban (Psychic Twin) & Kristin Slipp (Cuddle Magic)
+ L.atasha A.lcindor AKA L.A., Hailey Niswanger, Nikara Warren & Katie Jones
+ Emily Wells & Lorna Dune

+ Kaki King, Kiran Gandhi (Madame Gandhi)
+ Rachael Price (Lake Street Dive), Katie Von Schleicher (Wilder Maker), Jeanann Dara & Rose Blanshei (Prima)
+ Bridget Kearney (Lake Street Dive), Alisha Roney (Feathers+Eyes) & Amy Leon


by Bill Pearis

Hum of Oblivion

Some of you may remember Paul Dally who fronted shortlived NYC band Jeane (who were known as Vacation before that) who I really liked. His new project is Hum of Oblivion which is electronic pop, but very human sounding thanks to Dally's weathered, emotive vocals. (Dally also knows his way around a hook.) You can check out the video for first single "Runnin'" and we've got the premiere of second single "Where Ya Come From." Both are below and worth giving a spin. Look for HoO's debut LP in the spring of 2016.

You can catch House of Oblivion live tonight (8/25) at Elvis Guesthouse with New Myths, Psychic Twin and Ian Mellencamp. Flyer for the show is below.

Continue reading "Hum of Oblivion (ex-Jeane) shares new single "Where Ya Come From," playing Elvis Guesthouse tonight with New Myths"

photos by David Andrako

Shilpa Ray and Deva Mahal @ "The Hum," Manhattan Inn 4/6/2015
Shilpa Ray and Deva Mahal

"The Hum" is a free series happening every Monday in April at Manhattan Inn in Greenpoint, which is a "platform for unique first time collaborations between musicians working in various genres such as R&B, indie, beat-boxing, classical, punk and more with live projected video art." Last night (4/6) was the series' kickoff show and featured Deva Mahal & Shilpa Ray, plus Belle Mare & Teletextile, and Cantina's Renata Zeiguer & Cassandra Jenkins. Pictures from last night are in this post.

There are three more shows for "The Hum":

April 13: Elizabeth and the Catapult; Hannah Epperson, Shelley Burgon and Indigo Street (Shy Hunters); deli and Ashley Jackson; with projections by Sofy Yuditskaya

April 20: Teeny Liberson (TEEN), Zoe Brecher (Brainfreeze), and Jen Goma (A Sunny Day in Glasgow); Sarah Pedinotti (Lip Talk), Kalmia Traver (Rubblebucket), Kaila Mallady, and Jordyn Blakely (Invisible Familiars); Alyse Lamb (EULA) and Alex Nelson (Oracle Room); with projections by Carmen Osterlye

April 27: Xenia Rubinos and Indigo Street (Shy Hunters); Jen Goma (A Sunny Day in Glasgow), Cassandra Jenkins and Caroline Davis (Maitri); Cat Martino (Stranger Cat) and Erin Fein (Psychic Twin); with projections by Laura Bartczak

Again, "The Hum" shows are free at start at 10:30 PM. Manhattan Inn is very small, so be sure to get there early.

Speaking of Shilpa Ray, she'll be playing Rough Trade on May 23. It's a record release party for her new album, Last Year's Savage, and no wave icon James Chance will play as well. Tickets for that show go on sale Friday (4/10) at noon with an AmEx presale starting Wednesday (4/8) at noon.

Stream a track from Last Year's Savage, and check out more picks from "The Hum" below...

Continue reading "Shilpa Ray played free "The Hum" series at Manhattan Inn (pics), playing LP release show w/ James Chance in May"

by Andrew Sacher

Phantom Posse

Phantom Posse is the NYC collective led by Eric Littmann, aka Steve Sobs, which includes a handful of local musicians, one of which is the now-famous iLoveMakonnen. A few other members, like Nicholas Nicholas, we've seen around at local shows too. You can check out the full list of their members below.

They debuted in 2012 with the Let's Rally Mixtape Vol. 1, followed by 2013's Separate Ways, and last week they put out their third collection, Home. It's got a kinda-chillwave, ambient pop vibe to it -- not exactly what you'd expect if you're approaching them now because you dug "I Don't Sell Molly No More." You can stream the album in full below and download it for free (legally) here.

Phantom Posse play a release show in Brooklyn at Silent Barn tonight (1/19). While there isn't 100% confirmation Makonnen will be with them tonight, it wouldn't be the first time he appeared with Phantom Posse at the DIY venue. Also on tonight's bill is a DJ set from Skylar Spence (fka Saint Pepsi), Psychic Twin, and a solo set from Nadia Hulett of Phantom Posse. Doors are at 8 PM and $8 gets you in.

Album stream and Phantom Posse's full list of members, below...

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Olga Bell at Rough Trade in May (more by Chris La Putt)

NYC's annual CMJ Music Marathon (Oct. 21-25) already announced one batch of artists and they've now revealed many more, including some whose shows were previously announced like A Place to Bury Strangers, DIIV, James, and more. Other additions include The A-Bones, Adult Jazz, Amanda X, Beliefs, The Beverleys, Bishop Nehru, Blue Hawaii, Dilly Dally, The Dirty Nil, Doug Gillard, Dusted, Ex-Breathers, Fielded, Girlpool, Guy Blakeslee, Heavenly Beat, HSY, J Fernandez, Jack & Eliza, Krill, Lia Ices, Literature, Nude Beach, Olga Bell, Paul Collins Beat, Pinact, Popstrangers, Radical Dads, Residual Kid, Run Forever, September Girls, She Keeps Bees, Shilpa Ray, Solids, Weyes Blood and a bunch of others.

Full list below...

Continue reading "CMJ 2014 adds a ton of more artists"

Nick Cave at Beacon Theatre in 2013 (more by Dana (distortion) Yavin)
Nick Cave

Darren Hayman

You can browse our full NYC show calendar for all of tonight's shows, but here are some highlights...

Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds, Devendra Banhart, Nicole Atkins @ Prospect Park Bandshell
What can you say about Nick Cave? He's a living legend and remains an absolutely magnetic live performer. There's little chance of rain tonight, but Nick will bring the thunder anyway. Tickets are still available.

Darren Hayman, The Smittens, Pale Lights, Let's Whisper @ Cake Shop
In certain circles, '90s-era indiepop band Hefner are talked about in the same fervorous tones as The Smiths and Pulp. Tonight, singer Darren Hayman (who has put out music steadily since Hefner's demise) plays his first NYC show in over 15 years. The rest of the bill, put together by the NYC Popfest folks, is pretty good, don't miss Pale Lights (featuring members of Comet Gain and Crystal Stilts) if you're going.

Heat @ Cake Shop
Immediately after the Darren Hayman show is an afterparty featuring Montreal band Heat who clearly owe more than a little to NYC's rock n' roll lineage.

Heat @ Rough Trade
You can also catch Heat earlier today at a free in-store at Rough Trade. 2PM set time.

A Sunny Day in Glasgow, Ice Choir, Jason Bartell (of Fang Island) @ Baby's All Right
Philly shoegazers A Sunny Day in Glasgow made a big leap forward with their new album, Sea When Absent, fully utilizing new singer Jen Goma's powerful pipes. The band are scattered around the country, who knows when they'll play again?

Motion Studies, Special Guest, Psychic Twin, New Myths @ Cameo Gallery
Miss LCD Soundsystem? Motion Studies do the live dance band thing pretty well. Get there early for synthpop act New Myths, too.

Bad Canoes, Black Rainbow, Low Fat Getting High, Shellshag, CCTV @ Death by Audio
San Francisco DIY punks Black Rainbow's members came up in the same scene that the members of Shellshag were part of before they moved here, and like that band, Black Rainbow still sound great and relevant today. This is their second of two NYC shows of the weekend. Shellshag are on this one too, as are Marissa Paternoster's (of Screaming Females) other band Bad Canoes, and solid local punks Low Fat Getting High. (Swearin' were initially on the bill but dropped.)

Midlake (acoustic) @ Joe's Pub
Midlake and singer Tim Smith parted ways a year ago, and the band scrapped a half-finished album, eventually making Antiphon which is out this week. Minus Smith, Midlake have eschewed much of their mossy folk in favor of proggy rhythms and engaging arrangements. Not a bad thing at all. This show is acoustic.

Nashville Pussy, Fifth on the Floor, Hail Action @ Knitting Factory
Nashville Pussy have been doing the sleazy cowpunk thing for nearly 20 years and are a reliably sloppy good time.

Cashmere Cat, Total Freedom, GoldLink, UNiiQU3, Suicideyear @ MoMA PS1
Warm Up continues today with yet another dose of forward-thinking electronic (and related genres) music under the sun. Headliner Cashmere Cat is increasingly becoming a big deal and should really get the party started. Rapper GoldLink should be another highlight as well.

A Place to Bury Strangers, Body Language, Cities Aviv, Hunters, What Cheer Brigade, Ski Lodge, Monogold, Tiny Victories, Honduras, Modern Rivals @ Onderdonk House
This is the first day of the 2014 Out in the Streets which is happening at the historic Van Onderdonk House in Ridgewood Queens. The bucolic setting should be an odd juxtoposition with APTBS' wall of noise. Lot of good bands on this bill, which starts at 2 PM.

Drenge, Wax Witches, The Teen Age @ Rough Trade
Falling somewhere between post-Nirvana grunge and early '00s garage revival, UK duo Drenge are adored by the British music press. Will NYC take to them as well?

Mortician, Devourment, Midnight, Lust of Decay, Diminished, Plague Window, Rottenness, Sexcrement, Invidiosus, Doesn't Matter, Bottomless Pit, Tomorrow's Victim @ Saint Vitus (NY Deathfest)
Maryland doesn't get all the fun. NY has a Deathfest now too (no affiliation), though it's a smaller one but does include some great names in metal like Midnight, Mortician, Devourment and more.

Braid in Chicago in June (more by Jeff Ryan)

Braid, A Great Big Pile Of Leaves, Marietta @ MHOW
16 years after Braid's now-classic Frame & Canvas was released, the emo vets are finally back with its followup, No Coast, and it was worth the wait. It picks up where they left off but sounds like a contemporary of the newer bands in the genre too. Openers A Great Big Pile of Leaves make this a great double bill and Braid fans should dig them too.

Bob Nanna (DJ set), Chris Broach (DJ set) @ Cameo Gallery
After the Braid show keep the party going at Washed Up Emo's afterparty which Braid co-lead singers Bob Nanna and Chris Broach will be DJing.

Chumped, Save Ends, Laureate, Cassavettes @ Suburbia
If you're into '90s-style pop punk done right (unpolished and with feeling), you'll want to be at Suburbia tonight where the whole lineup fits that description.

Skeletons, Zs, PC Worship, Hubble, Unicornicopia, Onierogen, Gabi, Greg Fox, American Academy of Achievement, DUH, Diamond Terrifier (DJs) @ Trans Pecos
If you're into experimental music, you might already be planning on going to this show which features a formidable line-up of improvisational, noise and plain out-there talent.

Jonathan Toubin (DJ Set), Baxx Sisi's, The Mystery Lights, "Special Guest" @ Union Pool
Professional party dude Jonathan Toubin helms this edition of Union Pool's free Summer Thunder Series. The "Special Guest" is someone who is just in NYC for the day/night, apparently, any guesses on who it is?

The Antlers, Mr. Twin Sister @ Webster Hall
The Antlers' 2009 album, Hospice, may still remain their "classic," but its two followups have also both been excellent, including this year's Familiars which may be their slowest, saddest stuff yet (and filled with awesome horns).

Kiss, Def Leppard @ PNC Bank Arts Center
Do you wanna rock and roll all night and party every day? Do you like sugar poured on you (metaphorically)? Then get the hell to PNC Bank Arts Center tonight!

Sadgiqacea, Hivelords, Insect Ark, Sangrasha @ The Acheron
Sadgiqacea and Hivelords both hail from Philly and make hefty doom, and tonight their tour together hits NYC. Support comes from ex-Angels of Light member Dana Schecter's Insect Ark project and metallic hardcore rippers Sangrasha (who just dropped their Kurt Ballou-produced LP).

Prodigy @ Levi's Commuter Workspace
Mobb Deep have been very active this year, but tonight Prodigy takes a step away from his main group for a solo show. It's free, you just have to RSVP.

Ryan Hemsworth @ Surf Lodge
If you're looking for an excuse to spend the weekend in the Hamptons, perhaps a free show from electronic producer Ryan Hemsworth would give you the extra push? He'll provide just the kind of chilled out vibes.

Eric Copeland, DJ Dog Dick, King Conqubine, Fluct, Ian Drennan, Robot Death Cult @ Body Actualized Center
It's a night of outsider dance with Black Dice's Eric Copeland. Things could get strange.

For all of tonight's shows, and tomorrow's, check out our NYC concert calendar.

For laughs, check out the NYC Comedy calendar too.


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The Out in the Streets Festival is back for a second year, happening again at Ridgewood's Vander-Ende Onderdonk House on July 26 & 27. Bands this year include A Place to Bury Strangers, Body Language, Cities Aviv, Hunters, Ski Lodge, Honduras, Weyes Blood and more. In addition to the music, there will be art, food vendors and a giant slip-n-slide. Two-day passes are currently on early bird discount. All announced 2014 performers are listed below....

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Harvey Sid Fisher @ BVSXSW 2014 (more by Amanda Hatfield)

Some of you may have come to the official BrooklynVegan SXSW showcase this year that was stacked with killer punk. If you got there early, you may have also seen the somewhat odd-man-out on the bill: Harvey Sid Fisher. Who is this enigmatic dream weaver? As we wrote before:

...occasional actor and cult singer Harvey Sid Fisher is probably best known for his album Astrology Songs in which he performs songs about the 12 signs of the Zodiac....the album came out on Gregg Turkington aka Neil Hamburger's Amarillo Records, which also makes Harvey labelmates with Anton LaVey.
If you've never heard Astrology Songs, its definitely at least worth checking out for your own star sign, but "Aries" is especially catchy.

Folks in NYC can catch the one and only HSF this week as he plays as part of the Northside Festival. He's playing the Personal Injury Records showcase at Muchmore's on Friday (6/13). It's a pretty good bill too, with the ethereal synthpop of Psychic Twin, Limited (Alex Craig of Big Troubles and Ducktails), plus Sateen and Ziemba. It's $8 at the door or free with a Northside badge.

Show flyer and samples of all 12 Astrology Songs videos, below...

Continue reading "Harvey Sid Fisher playing Northside Festival"

(photo via @bonbonoiseau)

Tickets for the BrooklynVegan Northside showcase featuring Operators, Little Big League and Motion Studies at Baby's All Right are on sale now.

Tickets for the Black Prarie show at Rockwood Music Hall are on sale now.

Tickets for the Eyehategod, Iron Reagan, Vektor and Strong Intention show at The Acheron are on sale now.

Tickets for the FKA twigs show at Webster Hall go on sale today at noon.

Tickets for the YACHT and White Fang show at Mercury Lounge go on AmEx presale today at noon. No presale for the Rough Trade show.

Tickets for the Sondre Leche show at Bowery Ballroom go on AmEx presale today at noon.

Tickets for the David Bazan and Passenger String Quartet show at Bowery Ballroom go on AmEx presale today at noon.

Tickets for the Justin Timberlake show at Hammerstein Ballroom go on sale to Citi, American Airlines AAdvantage, and MasterCard cardholders today at noon.

Tickets for the J Mascis show at Bowery Ballroom go on AmEx presale today at noon.

Tickets for the Bear In Heaven show at Bowery Ballroom go on AmEx presale today at noon.

Tickets for the Ty Segall show at Webster Hall go on AmEx presale today at noon.

Tickets for the fourth King Crimson show at Best Buy Theater go on sale today at noon.

Tickets for the Justin Townes Earle show at Stage 48 go on AmEx presale today at noon.

Tickets for the Chromeo show in Central Park go on AmEx presale today at noon.

OK Go are playing Bowery Ballroom on September 19. Tickets for that show go on AmEx presale today at noon with a general onsale Friday at noon.

Wild Ones, My Body and Psychic Twin are playing Glasslands on August 15. Tickets for that show are on sale now.

SOHN is playing Music Hall of Williamsburg on October 30 and Halloween (10/31). Tickets for both shows go on AmEx presale today at noon. General on-sale starts Friday (6/13) at noon.

The Temples and Panda Bear shows are both currently on BrooklynVegan presales (passwords HERE).

The Lykke Li, New Pornographers and First Aid Kit shows are also on BrooklynVegan presales (passwords HERE).

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.

The Range opening for CHVRCHES at T5 in May (more by Wei Shi)
The Range

The music portion of Brooklyn's multi-venue Northside Festival is almost here, beginning this Thursday (6/12) and running through Sunday (6/15), and there continue to be updates. For one, all openers for Northside's four big outdoor shows have been announced. We already knew Woods are opening the War On Drugs show Friday at 50 Kent, and we know Julianna Barwick is too. As discussed, Saturday's Thee Oh Sees show in McCarren Park will be opened by The Blind Shake and King Gizzard & the Lizard Wizard. Saturday's Beirut show at 50 Kent will include a lineup handpicked by the band of Ratking and Malang Jobarteh, and Sunday's CHVRCHES show in McCarren Park will include The Range (who also opened for them at Terminal 5) and Hunters.

The McCarren Park shows are free with RSVP (CHVRCHES closed, Thee Oh Sees still open, and the 50 Kent shows are still on sale. All Northside shows are accessible with a Northside badge though entry is subject to capacity.

Other recently announced Northside shows include the ones at Brooklyn Night Bazaar: Nick Waterhouse, Baths and Watain. Plus the Cameo/Buzz Chips/Pancakces & Whiskey showcase at Cameo on Friday with Nite Jewel, Ejecta, Brothertiger, Psychic Twin and The Great Void (tickets). Check out the festival's full schedule.

And as mentioned, we at BrooklynVegan are presenting the NYC debut of Dan Boeckner's (Wolf Parade, Handsome Furs, Divine Fits) new band Operators at Baby's All Right on Friday (6/13). Openers for that show will be announced very soon.

DDGs @ T5, CMJ 2012 (more by Gretchen Robinette)
Dum Dum Girls

It's been a little over a year since Dum Dum Girls released the excellent End of Daze EP. Their third album has been in the works for a while now, with much of the recording happening this past spring in LA with usual suspects Richard Gottehrer and Sune Rose Wagner behind the boards. No release date for record has been announced yet. Dum Dum Girls did, however, record the theme song for Cartoon Network's animated series Beware the Batman that debuted over the summer. You can check it out in the show's opening title sequence below.

Dum Dum Girls are also playing some shows in January, though right now there are only dates for NYC and LA. The New York show happens at Mercury Lounge on January 30. Tickets go on sale Friday (10/4) at noon with an AmEx presale starting Wednesday (9/2) at noon. Might those be record release shows? We shall see.

Meanwhile, half of the DDGs (Sandy and Jules) will be in NYC during CMJ as part of SISU. Four shows have been announced: 10/16 at The Flat with Total Slacker, Hunters, Weekend and Habibi ($8 at the door); 10/17 at Shea Stadium with Billy Woods, Wreck & Reference, YC The Cynic, Guardian Alien, and Odonis Odonis; 10/18 at The Delancey w/ Thomas Azier, Psychic Twin, Spirit Animal, LE TROUBLE, Raccoon Fighter, and SWF (FREE); and 10/19 Union Pool with King Dude, Weeknight, and Zig Zags (tickets).

Dum Dum Girls and SISU dates are listed, along with the Beware the Batman theme, below.

Continue reading "Dum Dum Girls working on third album, playing NYC and LA in January; SISU will be here for CMJ (dates)"

Computer Magic @ Bowery Ballroom, 9/8/12 (more by Erik Erikson)
Computer Magic

The Aputumpu Festival is a musical showcase featuring more than two dozen rising Brooklyn-based bands comprising the backbone of the burgeoning Brooklyn music scene.

For New York City, Aputumpu is a celebration of the best new talent in the city, an amalgam of creative and artistic forces which seem to be as much a part of the air as the weather. In a city overflowing with musical talent, these bands rise above with distinctive sounds and unforgettable performances.

The Brooklyn music-centric Aputumpu Festival (started by the video blog of the same name) is back and the three-day fest happens at five venues in Brooklyn and Manhattan, beginning tonight (3/28) at Cameo for a night of indie electronics, featuring live sets from Dickpic, Psychic Twin, Vensaire, Silent Drape Runners, Stranger Cat, St Lenox and Brother Tiger, with a DJ set by Chrome Canyon.

Friday (3/29) is the big night for Aputumpu with a folk/world show at Joe's Pub with Azania, Derrick N. Ashong & Soulfege and more; Computer Magic, Friend Roulette and more at Studio at Webster Hall; and both stages at Public Assembly, with EDM in the front (Rubber Ross, iBeat, more), and punk in the back room (KNTRLR, Religious Girls, Cinema Cinema, more).

The festival closes out on Saturday (3/30) at Ran Tea House, with Eula, Speedy Ortiz, Bambara and more.

Aputumpu Festival passes are $30 and tickets to individual shows are $10. Passes and tickest to Cameo, Public Assembly and Ran Tea House can be purchased here, Joe's Pub tickets are here and Studio @ Webster Hall here.

Festival flyer and full line-ups for all Aputumpu shows below...

Continue reading "NYC's Aputumpu Festival starts tonight (Computer Magic, Eula, KNTRLR, Dickpic, Speedy Ortiz & more)"

Frightened Rabbit @ T5, Nov. 2010 (more by Lionel Bergeron)
Frightened Rabbit

SXSW has just announced another round of bands for the 2013 edition of the annual music festival that will happen March 12 - 17. This brings the total current number of acts to around 1300. Someome of the highlights include Vampire Weekend, Frightened Rabbit, The Thermals, Black Lips, Camera Obscura, Merchandise, Bleached, Mr. Muthafuckin' eXquire, Eagles of Death Metal, Parenthetical Girls, Indians, Night Beds, IO Echo, KEN Mode, Prince Paul, Pure Bathing Culture, Sepalcure, UK motorik post-punks TOY, Finnish instrumentalists K-X-P, Toronto's Moon King, UK indie rockers Splashh (not Brooklyn Splash with one "h") and loads more. Head to BV Austin for the whole Round 3 list.


The full list of artists confirmed for the 2012 CMJ Music Marathon so far is below...

Continue reading "CMJ 2012 initial lineup announced"