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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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National, The War on Drugs, Courtney Barnett, Justin Vernon, Phosphorescent & more share their Grateful Dead covers

The long-awaited Grateful Dead tribute curated by The National's Bryce and Aaron Dessner comes out on May 20 via 4AD (and will benefit Red Hot), and now a handful of the tracks have been released.

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The National’s long-awaited Grateful Dead tribute comp features 59 songs and will be out in May (tracklist)

ANOHNI, Kurt Vile, Fucked Up, The Walkmen, The War on Drugs, Phosphorescent, Sharon Van Etten, Jenny Lewis, The National, Courtney Barnett, Real Estate, Lucinda Williams, The Flaming Lips and more contribute to this long-in-the-works project.

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NPR’s Top 50 Albums of 2015

The year-end lists keep coming. Today, NPR Music published their 50 Favorite Albums of 2015 list. As usual, it's all over the map genre-wise, with classical, jazz, electronic, rap, mainstream pop, lo-fi DIY, indie rock, folk, country, metal an...

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The National reveal more details on Grateful Dead tribute; Alex Bleeker doing Dead in Brooklyn

We mentioned earlier this year that The National began recording their long awaited Grateful Dead tribute album in Woodstock at Dreamland Recordi...

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The War On Drugs wrapped up their NYC run at Radio City Music Hall (pics & setlist)

Two nights after Tame Impala played Radio City, the historic NYC venue hosted another indie band, The War On Drugs. They had played Music Hall of Williamsburg a night earlier, and Radio City got a similar setlist with favorites like "Baby Missiles," "An Ocean in Between the Waves," "Red Eyes," "Eyes to the Wind," "Brothers" and m...

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Circuit des Yeux, Pavo Pavo and The Dove & The Wolf featured on new ‘Shaking Through’ season (watch the trailer)

Weathervane Music's online documentary series Shaking Through has been bringing us sessions since 2010, inviting musicians to record a song in two days at Philadelphia's Miner Street Recordings with the whole process captured for their cameras...

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The War On Drugs played Music Hall of Williamsburg (pics), playing Radio City with Natalie Prass tonight

The War On Drugs' current tour has them in NYC, and head of tonight's massive Radio City show with Natalie Prass they squeezed in a way smaller Music Hall of Williamsburg show last night (10/7) for Jukely members...

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The War on Drugs playing a Jukely-presented show at Music Hall of Williamsburg before Radio City

The War on Drugs are playing Radio City Music Hall on October 8 and tickets are still available (and we're giving away a pair too). But if you'd like to see them somewhere smaller in NYC, they've just announced a show the day before (10/7) at Music Hall of Williamsburg...

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Lollapalooza 2015 streaming live here (webcast schedule)

Lollapalooza 2015 just got underway in Chicago's Grant Park and will be there all weekend with headliners Metallica, Paul McCartney Sam Smith, The Weeknd, and Florence + the Machine...

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