Chris Cornell’s funeral is Friday; Rocklahoma replaced Soundgarden with Live

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Soundgarden were scheduled to headline Rocklahoma on Saturday, May 27; they’ll be replaced by Live. Details about Chris Cornell’s funeral on Friday have emerged, as well.

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Sacred Bones 10th Anniversary RBMA show in pics (Zola Jesus, Jenny Hval, more)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Sacred Bones 10th Anniversary show for Red Bull Music Academy featured performances from Zola Jesus, Blanck Mass, Jenny Hval, The Men, Moon Duo with Jim Jarmusch, Psychic Ills, Marissa Nadler, Uniform, and Genesis Breyer P-Orridge and Edley O’Dowd. The label is putting on another 10th anniversary showcase as part of Northside Fest.

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Morrissey pens response to Manchester attack, decries Theresa May & The Queen

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

“In modern Britain everyone seems petrified to officially say what we all say in private. Politicians tell us they are unafraid, but they are never the victims. How easy to be unafraid when one is protected from the line of fire. The people have no such protections.” — Morrissey

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Guerrilla Toss unveils new video, releases ‘GT ULTRA’ LP on 06.24th at Sunnyvale

Source: Deli Magazine NY

Guerrilla Toss unveils new video, releases 'GT ULTRA' LP on 06.24th at Sunnyvale
Main Artist covered in the blog (for charts): 
Guerrilla Toss
Facebook ID: 
guerillatoss
Genres (for charts): 
Avant-Indie
Region (for charts): 
NYC

The truly insane bands that last more than a few months are often the ones that deliver creatively satisfying records later in their career, when the mayhem of their youthful and disruptive energy gets moderated by a more grown-up search for… a meaning? Brand new single ‘The String Game by Guerrilla Toss (streaming below) seems to suggest precisely this development. The song channels the band’s creativity and innate restlessness in more cerebral ways than they ...

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Brand New, Death Cab, Tegan & Sara, Cloud Nothings & more playing inaugural High & Low fest

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

In addition to Brand New’s first-announced show of 2017, KROQ’s new California festival also includes Best Coast, PUP, Citizen, (Sandy) Alex G, Now Now, Kevin Devine, and more.

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Ani DiFranco releasing ‘Binary,’ shares “Zizzing” ft. Bon Iver

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Ani DiFranco’s new album includes a song with vocals from Bon Iver’s Justin Vernon. DiFranco will also perform and win an award at this year’s A2IM Libera Awards at Playstation Theater.

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Julia Jacklin did a Tiny Desk Concert, played MHOW with Andy Shauf (pics)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Canadian singer/songwriter Andy Shauf and Australian singer/songwriter Julia Jacklin recently wrapped up a tour together in support of their respective 2016 albums, The Party (ANTI-) and Don’t Let the Kids Win (Polyvinyl)…

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Holy Ghost!, Juan Maclean & more DJing at “Good Roof at Dobbin St” summer series

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Greenpoint club Good Room, which you may have seen in the new season of Master of None, will be presenting outdoor parties on the rooftop of nearby venue Dobbin St. all summer long…

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Ex Eye (Colin Stetson, Greg Fox, etc) releasing debut LP on Relapse, touring

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Saxophonist Colin Stetson‘s (Arcade Fire, Bon Iver, etc) avant-metal band Ex Eye — which also features drummer Greg Fox (Liturgy), guitarist Toby Summerfield, and bassist/keyboardist Shahzad Ismaily — have signed to Relapse for the release of their self-titled debut album…

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Swoon Lake releases new EP, plays The Glove on 5.25.

Source: Deli Magazine NY

Swoon Lake releases new EP, plays The Glove on 5.25.
Main Artist covered in the blog (for charts): 
Swoon Lake
Facebook ID: 
https://www.facebook.com/swoonlakemusic/
Genres (for charts): 
Alt/Indie Folk
Region (for charts): 
NYC

Brooklyn’s very own Swoon Lake have bred a new strand of indie music: "ghost folk." The band’s own description of their music is peculiar yet accurate; there is an aura of mystery about their tracks, the ambient synths and choral harmonies on their newest song "Bloom" seemingly glide right through you. Grounding elements are the lead vocals and certain electric guitar rhythms; there’s seldomly a full drum kit to speak of, but sometimes, like ...

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No Joy share “Hellhole” video, playing Northside with Amber Arcades (who has a new EP)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

The “Hellhole” video features “extremely embarrassing home footage of me as a tween. I was trying to make my own music video to Sheryl Crow’s ‘All I Wanna Do’, but didn’t really know how to use the camera,” says No Joy’s Jasamine White-Gluz.

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Ivo van Hove and Pina Bausch Highlight BAM’s Next Wave Festival

Source: New York Times » Music

The festival, which features 31 programs from Sept. 14 through Dec. 16, will be the penultimate one overseen by its founding director, Joseph V. Melillo.

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