Irving Plaza reopening this summer, initial lineup of shows announced (BrooklynVegan presale)
After renovations and the pandemic, Irving Plaza is finally reopening this summer and their initial lineup of shows include Guided by Voices, Princess Nokia, City Morgue, The Black Dahlia Murder, The Lemonheads, and more.
The Roots playing ‘Things Fall Apart’ at Roots Picnic 2019 (lineup)
The lineup also includes H.E.R., 21 Savage, Lil Baby, Raphael Saadiq, City Girls, Blueface, Yasiiin Bey, and more.
Hurricane Florence concert cancellations & tour updates
Hurricane Florence has made landfall in North Carolina, bringing with it high winds and rains, power outages, storm surges and flash flooding. Now a Category One storm, the hurricane is still doing a lot of damage, and artists including Neko Case, Life of Agony, Frankie Cosmos, and Jawbreaker have cancelled and postponed shows accordingly.
Rapsody releasing new album next week ft. Kendrick, Anderson Paak & more
The album is called 'Laila's Wisdom' and you can hear lead single "You Should Know" (ft. Busta Rhymes) now.
Rapsody releases ‘Crown’ EP ft. Anderson Paak, Ab-Soul & more (listen)
It also features Raphael Saadiq, Moonchild, production by 9th Wonder and more, but really Rapsody is the star.