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The Specials brought their legendary sound to Brooklyn Steel (review, setlist, video)

It is hard to articulate just how quickly the audience's energy went from 50% - 100%, but when The Specials teased the slow, swinging intro to "Nite Club," the anticipation in the room was truly palpable...

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BrooklynVegan Blog Radio on SiriusXMU: Playlist for June 7, 2017

BrooklynVegan Blog Radio airs Wednesdays at noon and midnight on SiriusXMU (Ch. 35) and you can also listen OnDemand with the SiriusXM app. This week's edition featured new songs from War on Drugs, Alvvays, LCD Soundsystem, Arcade Fire, and Grizzly Bear, Phoenix, and more.

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BrooklynVegan Blog Radio on SiriusXMU: Playlist for March 1, 2017

This week's edition of BrooklynVegan Blog Radio on SiriusXMU features lots of new music, including tracks by Depeche Mode, Father John Misty, Ride, Sylvan Esso, Grandaddy, Alex Lahey and more. BrooklynVegan Blog Radio airs Wednesdays at noon and midnight on SiriusXMU (Ch. 35).

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Punk Rock Bowling
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Punk Rock Bowling NJ lineup (Specials, Buzzcocks, Lifetime, Dillinger Four, NOFX, Charles Bradley, more)

The lineup also includes Leftover Crack, The Pietasters, The Explosion, PUP, and more.

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The Specials touring, playing Brooklyn Steel

The Brooklyn Steel dates is The Specials only North American date announced thus far.

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Sharon Jones at BRIC Celebrate Brooklyn! Festival
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BrooklynVegan’s Favorite Photos of 2016

A collection of our best photos from 2016.

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Riot Fest 2016 - Friday
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Riot Fest Chicago 2016 – Friday pics & review (GWAR, NOFX, Flaming Lips, TDEP, more)

Dan Deacon, Diarrhea Planet, Dillinger Escape Plan, Eskimeaux, Fu Manchu, Girls Against Boys, Gwar, Jimmy Eat World, Laura Stevenson, Meat Puppets, NOFX, Refused, The Anniversary, The Flaming Lips, The Specials, Tigers Jaw, Ween, and more.

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The Specials at Terminal 5
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The Specials @ Terminal 5 (pics / setlist)

2 Tone greats The Specials kicked off a run of North American dates on Friday (9/9) at NYC's Terminal 5...

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Riot Fests add Flaming Lips, Sleater-Kinney, Julie Ruin & more, single-day lineups

Also: Julian Marley playing 'Exodus,' Gogol Bordello, The Lillingtons, The Bronx, 2 Chainz and more added.

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Riot Fest lineups (Sleater-Kinney, Wolf Parade, Descendents, Thursday, Brand New, Morrissey, Deftones, DCFC, more)

You already knew that Riot Fest Denver and Chicago would include a Misfits reunion with Danzig, Doyle and Jerry; and now the full lineups for those fests have been announced...

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