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Five Notable Hours of the Week (aka the new Grateful Dead tribute album)

This is a slower release week, and there's one highly-anticipated release that's five and a half hours long. In lieu of that, today "Five Notable Releases" becomes "Five Notable Hours."

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2016 Grammy winners and highlights: Kendrick Lamar, Lady Gaga’s Bowie tribute, Alice Cooper’s Motorhead tribute & more (videos)

The 2016 Grammy Awards ceremony is underway. Kendrick Lamar has already won five, including the first televised award of the night, Best Rap Al...

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EL VY (The National, Menomena), Wye Oak and Julien Baker played two NYC shows (Bowery Ballroom pics)

EL VY released their debut album Return to the Moon at the tail-end of last month via 4AD, and their tour in support of it hit NYC this past weekend for sold-out shows at Bowery Ballroom on Friday (11/13) and Music Hall of Williamsburg on Saturday (11/...

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EL VY’s Matt Berninger (The National) and Brent Knopf (Menomena) on Melodrama, Birthday Cake, and Legos

"We had a bit of a sense of direction as far as where wanted it to head but no hard and fast rules." - Brent Knopf on EL VY's debut "Return to the Moon"

Both well known for their respective other projects, The National and Menomena, Matt Berninger and Brent Knopf seemed to be deliberately reserved about their collaborative project EL VY, and its debut release, Return to the Moon, at the end of last month...

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stream The National/Menomena offshoot EL VY’s debut album ‘Return To The Moon’

EL VY, the new collaborative duo of The National singer Matt Berninger and Menomena / Ramona Falls' Brent Knopf, release their debut album Return To The Moon toda...

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The National’s Brooklyn house and recording studio is for sale

The National guitarist Aaron Dessner's house in Ditmas Park (which is right down the street from his brother Bryce's house) is now on the mar...

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The National working on 7th album, played a new song live; Wye Oak opening for EL VY +++ more related news

Although The National haven't released an album since 2013's Trouble Will Find Me, they've had a very busy two years. They premiered their documentary, Mistaken for Strangers, last year at the Tribeca Film Festival and toured the US and Europe...

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The National’s Matt Berninger + Menemona / Ramona Falls’ Brent Knopf = EL VY — debut LP & tour coming (dates, video)

The National frontman Matt Berninger and former Menomena / current Ramona Falls frontman Brent Knopf have teamed up as EL VY ("pronounced like a plural of Elvis; rhymes wi...

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The National are recording their Grateful Dead tribute w/ Will Oldham, Lee Ranaldo, Tallest Man on Earth & more (pics)

The National have been talking about an all-star indie rock tribute to The Grateful Dead for long time now, and 2015 would be a good year to finally release it given all the excitment surrounding The Dead's 50th anniversary...

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The National in Prospect Park again (night 2 review & setlist)

The National Celebrating Brooklyn (more by David Andrako)

The National played Prospect Park last night (June 18th) for the 2nd show out of 3 at their home-borough venue...

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