Since 2006, BrooklynVegan's one-time Brooklyn-based Comedy Editor. Now an Amsterdam-based contributor. Doesn't mean to write about Pink Floyd related stuff so much but can't help himself.
Nick Mason unleashed a saucerful of Pink Floyd oldies at the Beacon (pics, review)
Nick Mason's expert band (featuring members of Spandau Ballet, Ian Dury & the Blockheads, and past Pink Floyd-related musicians) really tapped into the spirit of the pre-Dark Side era, and perhaps most important of all, they were genuinely fun.
Spiritualized tore a black hole into Brooklyn Steel (review, setlist)
Brit Floyd touring ’40 Years of The Wall’ ++ more Pink Floyd-related news
Plus: Nick Mason's tour starts soon and Pink Floyd's 'Saucerful of Secrets' is getting a deluxe mono vinyl reissue for Record Store Day.
Roger Waters talks “Us + Them” tour, Pink Floyd, politics & more in BV interview
Roger Waters rarely holds back his opinions and he certainly did not in this wide-ranging extensive interview.
the Original Misfits tore the Prudential Center a new one (review, setlist, parking lot pics)
Backed by a wall of amps with glow-in-the-dark crimson ghosts painted on them and a massive LED screen, Jerry, Glenn, Doyle, Dave, and Acey tore through a career spanning 27-song setlist that had the crowd going completely bonkers.
Nick Mason forms supergroup to play early Pink Floyd material at intimate UK shows
The supergroup includes Gary Kemp (Spandau Ballet) and Lee Harris (Ian Dury & the Blockheads) and the UK shows will focus solely on the Floyd's early material from ’The Piper at the Gates of Dawn’ and ’A Saucerful of Secrets.’
electronic label OHM Resistance presenting Brooklyn showcase w/ Enduser & more
OHM Resistance, the prolific record label behind some of some of the most magnificent, unique, challenging, ear-shattering, bowel-loosening, confrontational, troubling, and mood-altering sounds ever recorded, will return to Brooklyn on Thursday December 14 at Sunnyvale where they will take over the venue with an unbelievable roster of artists.
Chunklet’s Henry Owings released a comedy record, touring w/ Bardo Pond +++ BV Q&A
The Chunklet founder's upcoming standup tour has him playing shows with Bardo Pond, Honey Radar and more.
Ambient duo Hammock scored new film ‘Columbus’ (listen to the soundtrack)
The Nashville duo's ethereal, elegiac style translates effortlessly to the world of film.
Emptyset released ’Borders’ and ’Skin’ (listen), playing rare NYC show this week
The London/Berlin duo, who have put out two records via Thrill Jockey this year, play a rare show at Pioneer Works in Red Hook this week...