What’s going on Sunday?

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

The Dandy Warhols, David Cross & Janeane Garofalo, Ssammi Lanzetta, Vieux Farka Toure, BOYSETSFIRE, and more Sunday show options.

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Frightened Rabbit celebrated 10 years of ‘The Midnight Organ Fight’ in NYC (review)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Nothing stopped them from performing the beloved album with all the spirit that they had ten years ago. Scott and the rest of the band were putting their all into every song and clearly having a great time, and they really did a great job of re-creating the full Midnight Organ Fight experience on stage…

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15 of Julien Baker’s most awesome covers and collaborations

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

In addition to her own great music, Julien Baker has a real knack for doing great covers and collaborations. Here are some of our favorites, including collabs with Manchester Orchestra, Frightened Rabbit, Sharon Van Etten, Touche Amore, and Ben Gibbard, covers of Jawbreaker, The Postal Service, Elliott Smith, and Springsteen, and more.

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Erica Eso Drops Art-Pop Single and Video from Upcoming “129 Dreamless GMG”

Source: Deli Magazine NY

Erica Eso Drops Art-Pop Single and Video from Upcoming
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Erica Eso is an art-pop experiment in genre.  Seductive RNB vocals melt into dream-pop soundscapes, powered by shocks of synthy discord. The music is curious but compelling. Their newly released single, “Love-gun,” feels like a slow, surreal seduction (a feeling thoroughly replicated in its accompanying music video) while the album’s eponymous single “129 Dreamless GMG” is a ...

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What’s going on Saturday?

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Banarama, Frightened Rabbit (playing ‘The Midnight Organ Fight’), Screaming Females, Tyler the Creator/Vince Staples, Rhett Miller, Olden Yolk, and more Saturday show options

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Pianos Become the Teeth, Praise and Sainthood Reps @ Saint Vitus (pics)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Pianos Become the Teeth just released their excellent new album Wait For Love last week, and they’re currently playing some release shows with fellow Baltimore band Praise…

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At the Drive In headlining El Paso fest Neon Desert (lineup)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

The reunited hometown heroes headline alongside Dillon Francis, Martin Garrix, and Gucci Mane, and other acts include Cardi B, Third Eye Blind, Playboi Carti, Bomba Estereo, Cults, The Drums, and more.

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Smokers Club Fest 2018 lineup (Schoolboy Q, Wiz Khalifa, Kid Cudi, 2 Chainz, more)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

The Goldenvoice-presented rap festival also includes Isaiah Rashad, Flatbush Zombies, Earl Sweatshirt, Juicy J, The Underachievers, Curren$y, and more.

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The Lillingtons announce 2018 tour

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Reunited punk vets The Lillingtons returned last year with the very solid Stella Sapiente (on Fat Wreck Chords), their first LP in 11 years, and rather than picking up where their Ramones-inspired sound left off, they went for a darker, heavier record…

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The 2018 Oscars Musical Performers Include Mary J. Blige and Common

Source: New York Times » Music

The broadcast, on March 4, will feature five musical numbers, including “Remember Me” from “Coco” and “This Is Me” from “The Greatest Showman.”

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Bill’s Indie Basement (2/23): the week in classic indie, college rock, and more

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

This week in the basement: Kero Kero Bonito go indie rock, the return of indie cult artist Lawrence (Felt), Fat White Family offshoot Insecure Men, Quilt offshoot Olden Yolk, Swedish musician Sibille Attar, and more.

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Scott Aukerman & Adam Scott launch R.E.M. podcast (listen to the 1st episode)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

“R U Talkin’ R.E.M. RE: Me?” takes a deep, digression-filled dive into the works of R.E.M. and the fandom of comedians Adam Scott and Scott Aukerman.

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Psycho Las Vegas 2018 lineup (Godflesh, High on Fire, American Nightmare, Boris, MUCH more)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

The STACKED lineup also includes Dimmu Borgir, The Hellacopters, Witchcraft, Sunn O))), Enslaved, Rocket From the Crypt, Goblin, Eyehategod, Pallbearer, Integrity, Today Is The Day, and still tons more.

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Playlist: The Playlist: Janelle Monáe Feels the Funk, and 13 More New Songs

Source: New York Times » Music

Hear tracks by Speedy Ortiz, Mozzy, Screaming Females and more in our weekly roundup of notable new music.

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Alt-rock trio FOXTRAX plays SXSW on 3/12 and 3/14

Source: Deli Magazine NY

Alt-rock trio FOXTRAX plays SXSW on 3/12 and 3/14
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 FOXTRAX is waking up the alt rock scene with their tight, nuanced arrangements and excellent songwriting chops. The trio embraces their music’s dark undertones but isn’t afraid to make light of a rainy day- or in this case, a "Grey Morning." Churning out consistently excellent vocal performances, guitar lines and all around vibes, this band is one of ...

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Venetian Snares & Daniel Lanois prep collab LP, share “Mag11 P82,” touring

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

The upcoming album grew out of both artists sharing longtime mutual admiration of each other’s work, and was recorded in a former Buddhist temple.

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Buzz Alert: Bohan Phoenix’s Chinese-Brooklynite hip hop

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Buzz Alert: Bohan Phoenix's Chinese-Brooklynite hip hop
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Bohan Phoenix
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BohanPhoenix
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Hip Hop
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NYC

Bohan Phoenix raps like he’s born and raised in Brooklyn.  His style is so close to the Beast Coast vibe, that he could be a Flatbush Zombie bitten by a Chengdu werewolf.  He flexes flows between English and Mandarin with such ease, sometimes it’s hard to tell; you think he’s just flowing some fresh new slang you’re ...

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Encounters: The Show Goes On for Arrested ‘Housewife’ Luann de Lesseps

Source: New York Times » Music

After an incident in Palm Beach, Fla., the countess is working on her sobriety, revising her cabaret show and preparing for a likely Season 10 on Bravo.

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Damaged City 2018 lineup (Limp Wrist, Turnstile, Radioactivity, Rixe & more)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Annual DC punk festival Damaged City Fest returns in April.

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