Entries tagged with: Spector
Coheed & Cambria will headline The Theater at Madison Square Garden on March 4 with quality support from Glassjaw and Silver Snakes. Tickets are on fan club/VIP package presale now, artist presale starts today at 10 AM, ticketmaster/MSGE/AmEx starts Thursday at 10 AM and general sale starts Friday at 10 AM. (Anyone have the password?)
Jade Tree-signed indie rockers Dogs On Acid (ex-Algernon Cadwallader) play a free afternoon show at Rough Trade on November 21. More info here.
Snowmine are playing Rough Trade on December 19 with Salt Cathedral and Bellows. Tickets go on AmEx presale today at noon, general sale starts Friday at noon.
Southern rockers The Outlaws should feel right at home playing Bushwick's BBQ restaurant/motorcycle garage The Shop on November 15. Tickets are on sale now.
Former Yes singer Jon Anderson has a new project with jazz musician Jean-Luc Ponty, and they're playing Long Island together on November 11 at The Paramount. Tickets are on sale now.
Eric Burdon & The Animals are playing The Paramount on December 4. Tickets are on sale.
The UK press was buzzing over Spector's Editors-ish sound back in 2012 when they were on BBC's 'Sound of 2012' list and their debut album landed on NME's best-of list. This year they have a new album, Moth Boys, and they'll be back in the US for NYC shows at Saint Vitus on December 1 and Mercury Lounge on December 3. Tickets for Merc go on AmEx presale today at noon and the general sale starts Friday at noon. Vitus tickets go on sale Friday at 10 AM (no presale).
Speaking of UK buzz bands, London duo HONNE appear to be gaining popularity for their mindie-R&B that sounds indebted to James Blake, Sam Smith, maybe Coldplay, etc. They already have sold-out Mercury Lounge and Rough Trade shows for November, and just announced a larger NYC show for Bowery Ballroom on March 11. Tickets go on AmEx presale at noon, general sale starts Friday at noon. You can listen to their new EP here.
Tempers and Dreamcrusher are playing Halloween at Aviv. Tickets are on sale.
The new La Dispute documentary Tiny Dots is screening in NYC on November 1 at The Studio at Webster Hall. We're giving away tickets.
Browse our 'Tickets On Sale' tag for more recently announced NYC shows.
Long-running UK music weekly NME has just published their Year-End issue and have named Tame Impala's Lonerism as album of the year, with Grimes, Frank Ocean, Crystal Castles and Alt-J rounding out the Top 5. Tame Impala offshoot Pond comes in at #7. Check out the entire Top 50 list below.
NME's Top 50 LPs of 2012 are listed below.
Radiohead @ Roseland Ballroom in 2011 (more by Bao Nguyen)
Coachella which is taking place over the course of two weekends this year (April 13-15 and 20-22) revealed their 2012 lineup. Last week, Azealia Banks was the first artist confirmed, and earlier today they confirmed The Weeknd (maybe he found a band?), and before that, Jimmy Cliff, Breakbot, and Housse De Racket. The reunited Pulp then announced itself. The full lineup also includes headliners The Black Keys, Radiohead, Dr. Dre and Snoop Dogg, not to mention, as predicted, the reunited At the Drive In and the reunited Mazzy Star (!), and Madness and Refused (!) and Jeff Mangum and many, many more that you can see below...
Friends (more by Amanda Hatfield)
The BBC's list of 15 bands who will make up the "Sound of 2012" is below...