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1-800-BAND — new EP stream (listen) +++ updated tour dates
1-800-BAND — new EP stream (listen) +++ updated tour dates
As previously mentioned, Brooklyn's 1-800-BAND are releasing a new EP, Diver Blue, next week (4/8) via Almost Ready Records (pre-order). The band are devotees late '70s power pop/new wave (think The Cars, Dwight Twilley, Cheap Trick), and the band's bio -- which is re-written overtop a vintage press release -- declares "Let's Have a Good Time" at the very top...
‘Trouser Press’ celebrating 40th anniversary at Bowery Electric, and Brooklyn Power Pop Fest (Dwight Twilley, Shoes, more)
‘Trouser Press’ celebrating 40th anniversary at Bowery Electric, and Brooklyn Power Pop Fest (Dwight Twilley, Shoes, more)
Named after a Bonzo Dog Doo-Dah Band song, The Trouser Press was a fanzine created and Dave Schulps in 1974 that began it's life as a "sort of British rock collectors magazine" that, as the decade progressed, became one of the sources for punk, power pop, and new wave...
a 4th of July NYC event guide (The Feelies, Statue of Liberty, Shea Stadium Anniversary, Endless Boogie, INPUT BBQ, more)
a 4th of July NYC event guide (The Feelies, Statue of Liberty, Shea Stadium Anniversary, Endless Boogie, INPUT BBQ, more)
If you're not getting out of the city for the long Independence Day Weekend, there are lots of options for those sticking around. Like last year, the Macy's Fireworks ("inspired and directed by Usher") happen on the Hudson via four barges and you can see them (9:20 PM)  fine on the West Side Highway, in NJ or on your TV...

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