This week in the Basement: reviews of new albums by Caribou, Real Estate, The Orielles, Juniore, Cold Beat and Pictish Trail, plus a look at one of the more obscures album in the discography of David Roback (Mazzy Star, Opal, Rain Parade).
The 2020 edition of Green Man Festival happens August 20-23 in the picturesque Brecon Beacons region of Wales. This year's lineup has been announced and includes Michael Kiwanuka, Caribou, Mac DeMarco, Little Dragon, Goldfrapp, Thundercat, and more.
Treefort Music Fest happens March 25-29 in Boise ID and the 2020 lineup also includes Omar Apollo, Christian Scott aTunde Adjuah, Peter Bjorn & John, Prefuse 73, Mikal Cronin, Torres, The Felice Brothers, Chad VanGaalen, Sinkane, and more.
Our October playlist includes songs by Frank Ocean, Nick Cave, Michael Kiwanuka, Sudan Archives, The 1975, Anna Meredith, Chromatics, Destroyer, Matt Berninger & Phoebe Bridgers, Big Thief, Great Grandpa, Frances Quinlan, and more.
NYC's New Colossus music festival and industry conference will be back for a second year in 2020, happening March 11-15 in venues all over the Lower East Side and East Village. That's right before SXSW so a lot of bands from all over the world who are on their way their will stop at New Co…