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HBO’s ‘Vinyl’ soundtrack features Sturgill Simpson, Iggy Pop, David Johansen, Julian Casablancas, The Arcs & more

HBO's ambitious new series Vinyl, created and Sopranos producer Terrence Winter, debuts on February 14. With the '70s rock n' roll music biz at the heart of the show, it should be no surprise that it's filled with songs from the era...

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Bill Murray starring in Netflix holiday special w/ Amy Poehler, Jenny Lewis & more, releasing holiday single w/ Phoenix

They don't really make star-studded holiday specials like they used to, but a little of that yuletide magic, mixed with a little modern irony, is on its way via Bill Murray's upcoming A Very Murray Christmas which will premiere on Netflix on December 4...

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tix on sale: Godspeed You! Black Emperor, Kurt Vile, Danzig, The Sword, Enslaved, David Johansen, BEMF & more

The annual Brooklyn Electronic Music Festival returns November 6 & 7. Limited reduced-prince "blind faith tickets" are on sale now.

David Johansen's alter-ego Buster Poindexter does a Cafe Carlyle residency from September 2...

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an interview w/ David Johansen aka Buster Poindexter (on the Cafe Carlye residency, NY Dolls status, Mitch Ryder & more)

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David Johansen wears enough hats that discerning between the art and the artist can prove to be a difficult task. It's an aesthetic that speaks both to his influence as a founding member/vocalist of seminal protopunk innovators The New York Dolls and what's been an uninhibited pursuit of his own artistic vision in a number of ways from various musical side projects to film roles...

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Debbie Harry added to Tibet Concert; Buster Poindexter begins Cafe Carlye residency; Patti Smith played the Roxy

The lineup for this year's Tibet House US benefit concert keeps getting bigger. Happening March 5th at Carnegie Hall, the NYC show now also includes Blondie's Debbie Harry...

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Michael C. Hall (Dexter), ‘Hedwig’ cast, Fred Schneider & more played Don Hill’s (pics); Lez Zeppelin play NYC tonight

As recently discussed, Tits of Clay is the alter-ego of the four-piece rock band that currently backs Hedwig and Yitzhak in the ongoing Broadway show, Hedwig & the Angry Inch...

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Tits of Clay (indie-connected Hedwig Broadway band) making an LP, played guest-filled shows, playing benefit tonight w/ Michael C Hall & more +++++ John Cameron Mitchell returning as Hedwig!!!

Tits of Clay played small NYC club Mercury Lounge three times already. The first show completely slipped my radar until I heard afterwards that Neil Patrick Harris performed multiple Hedwig songs on stage with them in the very small space, to warm up for his role as Hedwig on Broadway (watch video below)...

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Arcade Fire kicked off three-night stand at Barclays Center with Dan Deacon and The Unicorns (pics, video)

Arcade Fire kicked off their three-night stand at Brooklyn's sprawling Barclays Center last night (8/22). As mentioned, after the bobblehead version of the band appeared on a second platform to mime New York Dolls' "Personality Crisis," Arcade Fire brought out David Johansen in Buster Poindexter mode to perform his 1987 hit "Hot Hot Hot," complete with a conga line of more bobbleheads and carnival-goers that all ended up on the stage and stayed up there for the equally joyous "Here Comes the Night Time...

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Arcade Fire joined by New York Doll David Johansen (aka Buster Poindexter) at Barclays Center (video & setlist)

"Buster Poindexter on stage with @arcadefire marks the official end of the hipster era. Irony overload. #Barclays #brooklyn #Brilliant" - alex rappaport

I may be biased, but NY seems like the place to bring out your big special guests...

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NY Dolls remember Lou Reed; David Johansen playing Cafe Carlyle on Halloween

"Lou Reed takes his final walk on the wild side this SUNDAY MORNING... -- Sylvain Sylvain Mizrahi"

one of the photos NYD's posted on their Facebook yesterday...

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