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an interview w/ Neil Halstead of Slowdive (on the reunion, a new album, writing songs & more)

Having left an indelible mark of influence on a multitude of bands and musicians since their initial breakup in 1995, Slowdive's reunion announcement earlier this year was more than welcomed by fans who'd discovered the band's remarkable shoegaze sound during its early 90s heyday and those new listeners who'd discovered the band well after their last release, Pygmalion...

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(most) American Football Webster Hall tickets on sale at noon, don’t buy on StubHub!

Yesterday (4/24), tickets for the American Football reunion show at NYC's Webster Hall (10/11) went on a BrooklynVegan presale, and as you may know they sold out insta...

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New Carcass track appears on festival compilation (stream it)

Carcass at MDF 2013 (more by Fred Pessaro)

Legendary death metal/grind band Carcass have returned from the beyond and have released the new track "Captive Bolt Pistol...

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Catharsis played Acheron with Deathcycle, Gehenna & Withdrawal; check out video from the Left for Dead reunion

Catharsis at The Acheron, Jan 2013 (more by Rebecca Reed)

Influential metallic hardcore crew Catharsis took over The Acheron on January 19, playing to a sell-out crowd alongside the reunited Deathcycle, Gehenna, and Withdrawal...

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What’s going on Wednesday?

Other Lives @ Rock Werchter 2012 (more by Tim Griffin)

Sky Ferreira @ BVCMJ 2012 (more by Amanda Hatfield)

today in NYC
* Build @ The Stone
* Big Terrific @ Cameo
* Eyehategod @ Saint Vitus
* Camp Lo @ Knitting Factory
* Dear Comrade, Hints @ Cameo
* Aaron Neville @ Brooklyn Bowl
* Mount Eerie @ Le Poisson Rouge
* Cypress Hill @ Best Buy Theatre
* Curtis MacDonald Group @ Barbes
* Other Lives, Indians @ Bowery Ballroom
* Justin Bieber @ Madison Square Garden
* Jack Ingram & Radney Foster @ Joe's Pub
* Harry Fraud, DJ Getlive @ Public Assembly
* Sky Ferreira, Acrylics, Rumors @ Glasslands
* Future Shuttle, Holy God, Long Vera @ Zebulon
* Pegasus Warning, Vernous @ The Bowery Electric
* The Moog, Oh Halo, EUSH, Madison Cano @ Pianos
* American Darlings, Robin Electric, Giftshop @ Cake Shop
* Cannibal Corpse, Misery Index @ Rocks Off Concert Cruise
* Youth Group, Nick Zinner (DJ), MNDR (DJ), Musa (DJ) @ Le Bain
* Benzos, Happy People, Dinowalrus, Inky Jack @ Mercury Lounge
* The Gaslight Anthem, Matthew Ryan, Laura Stevenson & The Cans @ Terminal 5
* School of Seven Bells, Twin Sister, Moon King @ Music Hall of Williamsburg
* Big Ups, Youth & The Drug Explosion, The Black Black, Fuck 666, Stryk9 @ Party XPO
* Ancient Ocean, Afterlife, Long Distance Poison, Hex Breaker Quartet @ Death By Audio
* EMEFE, Swift Technique, Mokaad, The Bailen Brothers Band, Jake Pinto & the Yeahtones @ Paper Box

Neil Young, who played MSG last night, is on the Daily Show tonight.

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Quicksand played Music Hall of Williamsburg with Italian Horn and surprise guest Reggie Watts (pics, setlist)

Quicksand completed their pair of NYC dates with a Saturday night show at Music Hall of Williamsburg (8/25), joined by Bowery Ballroom opener Italian Horn and special surprise guest Reggie Watts...

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Stone Roses reuniting, planning world tour

"The legendary four-piece - Ian, John, Mani and Reni - have announced two massive shows at Manchester's Heaton Park on Friday June 29 and Saturday June 30, 2012...

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Pulp reunion continues (US shows soon?), tour includes Sweden’s Way Out West Fest w/ Iamamiwhoami & more

Britpop heroes Pulp, who recently reunited, are playing a string of European festivals this month which continues their trend of only playing shows overseas, but rumors say they may be playing some North American shows later this year...

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Ric Ocasek back w/ The Cars — reunion tour & new album

After resisting the idea for many years while "The New Cars" played without him (and with Todd Rundgren in his place), Ric Ocasek has joined back up with his band The Cars, cementing the remainder of the original lineup (except for bassist Benjamin Orr for died of pancreatic cancer in 2000)...

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Testors reuniting for Mess Around Festival (and a NYC show)

"Testors erupted on the New York scene at the epicenter of the punk rock explosion in 1976. Little has been known about this band until now, due to their fiery temperament and desire to burn every bridge in sight...

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