Empress Of talks Blood Orange collab, 311; free SummerStage show w/ UMO this weekend
Empress Of plays Saturday at Central Park SummerStage, a free show with Unknown Mortal Orchestra and Klaus Johann Grobe.
Pfarmers (The National, Menomena) releasing ‘Our Puram,’ share a track
Not to be confused with the other band featuring The National and Menomena members, Pfarmers -- whose lineup includes Bryan Devendorf (The National), Danny Seim (Menomena) and horn player Dave Nelson (Sufjan Stevens, St. Vincent) -- have announced they're releasing a second album...
Panorama 2016, more day 1 pics & review (Arcade Fire, Alabama Shakes, Broken Social Scene, more)
Friday got the momentum rolling with a performance from hip hop DJ and producer Madlib, who's worked with MF Doom, Kanye West, Freddie Gibbs, and countless others. He of course had plenty of material to pull from on Friday, and the crowd was excited to hear all of it...
Schoolboy Q and Joey Bada$$ played Panorama, add Terminal 5 show to tour
Joey's appearance at Panorama was a surprise during Flatbush Zombies' set.
Jamie Lidell releasing new LP, replacing BADBADNOTGOOD at Herbie Hancock Celebrate Brooklyn show
Due to unforeseen circumstances, BADBADNOTGOOD have had cancel their opening spot for the Herbie Hancock concert at the BRIC Celebrate Brooklyn! Festival in Prospect Park on August 11. Jamie Lidell, along with his band The Royal Pharaohs, will be the replacement...
Sleigh Bells release single “Hyper Dark”, announce tour
Brooklyn duo Sleigh Bells have released a new single "Hyper Dark" and announced 2016 tour dates. This single follows the release of "Rule Number One," a song the band shared earlier this summer. Sleigh Bells haven't announced any info on a new album yet, but maybe this means one is coming soon...
Local Natives played a small NYC show
Next time they come to NYC it will be to play a much larger venue.
Lincoln Calling music festival 2016 initial lineup & tickets; Real Estate announce tour
Nebraska's annual music festival Lincoln Calling has announced its 2016 lineup. The festival is October 6-8, and headliners include Charles Bradley & His Extraordinaires, Real Estate, Kali Uchis and Cloud Nothings. Other artists performing at the festival are Twin Peaks, Ceremony, and Screaming Females. Al...
Flock Of Dimes (Jenn from Wye Oak) shares “Semaphore” off debut LP, announces tour
Jenn's solo debut as Flock of Dimes will be out in September.
My Morning Jacket share anti-violence protest song “Magic Bullet” (listen)
In response to the recent violence plaguing the country, My Morning Jacket has released a funky, anti-violence anthem entitled "Magic Bullet". The song has some groovy synth, and in typical My Morning Jacket fashion, a powerful guitar solo...