Author Archives: Andrew Sacher

Monterey Pop screenings, photo exhibit & more Summer of Love stuff

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Catch the restored documentary in a theater near you, head to Morrison Hotel Gallery to check out a photo exhibit, and read a recap of a recent Q&A with D.A. Pennebaker. Also: watch Michelle Phillips play “California Dreamin'” at Monterey Pop 50 with The Head and the Heart.

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Pics/review: Tigers Jaw, Saintseneca & Smidley @ Webster Hall

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

The Tigers Jaw/Saintseneca/Smidley tour is about to come to an end, hitting Philly tonight (6/23) before wrapping things up in Boston on Saturday (6/24). Last night (6/22), the tour rolled through NYC for a show at Webster Hall…

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Five Notable Releases of the Week (6/23)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

This week’s Notable Releases include the highly anticipated Vince Staples album, a new “vocal” album by Laurel Halo, the impossible-to-classify Circle, and more.

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Bash & Pop reissuing their debut with 18 bonus tracks (listen to one)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Tommy Stinson‘s post-Replacements band Bash & Pop returned this year with Anything Could Happen (on Fat Possum), the loooong-awaited followup to their 1993 debut Friday Night Is Killing Me. On September 8, Friday Night Is Killing Me will receive an expanded reissue…

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Municipal Waste drummer has a new vegan food truck; Tony Foresta responds to Kathy Griffin controversy

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Municipal Waste’s first album in five years is also out today and streaming.

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Soul Rebels playing Prodigy tribute with Talib Kweli, Pharoahe Monch, Krik Knight

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

In the wake of Prodigy‘s untimely death, Prodigy collaborators The Soul Rebels have turned their free BRIC Celebrate Brooklyn! Festival show in Prospect Park this Saturday (6/24) into a Prodigy tribute…

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Your Old Droog, Wiki, Edan, Heems, Jay IDK & Nasty Nigel played the Knit (pics, review)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Your Old Droog, Wiki and Edan headlined last night’s (6/21) BrooklynVegan-curated Red Bull Sound Select show at Knitting Factory Brooklyn with a collaborative set. The set began with just Edan on stage, spinning vinyl and rapping…

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Riot Fest update: Danzig playing ‘Danzig III,’ Wu-Tang playing ’36 Chambers’

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Yesterday, Riot Fest announced its day-by-day lineups, added Danzig to the lineup, and revealed that the final two full-album sets would be announced…

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Radiohead share video for ‘OK Computer’ outtake “Man of War,” filmed in Brooklyn

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

This Friday (6/23), Radiohead will release OKNOTOK, the 20th anniversary reissue of OK Computer with unreleased tracks from the era. After releasing the video for one of them (“I Promise”), they’ve now released a video for another…

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Heems releases new song off charity comp, playing benefit show

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

The compilation and Heems’ upcoming Brooklyn show will benefit the Unity Productions Foundation.

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Pelican/5ive offshoot INTRCTPR releasing debut album (stream “Sandstorms”)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

INTRCPTR is a new instrumental rock duo with members of two well-respected instrumental rock bands: drummer Larry Herweg of Pelican and guitarist Ben Carr of 5ive (the Boston band, not the British boy band)…

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Bomba Estereo opening for Arcade Fire & playing other shows, have a new single

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Arcade Fire continue to add interesting openers to their upcoming tour. Cumbia band Bomba Estereo were added to two dates and indie rock vets The Breeders were added to one. Bomba Estereo also have a few other things going on…

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Sannhet celebrating new LP in a church with Miserable & Planning for Burial

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Heavy post-rockers Sannhet have signed to Profound Lore for the followup to 2015’s Revisionist (which came out on The Flenser). Their new album is called So Numb and it drops on August 25 via their new label home. The album was produced by Interpol/The National producer Peter Katis…

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Future announces second 2017 tour

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Future has announced another round of tour dates in support of his two 2017 albums, Future and HNDRXX. It’s called the Future Hndrxx Tour, and it includes his previously-announced appearance at day two of Queens festival The Meadows

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Revelation Records is now on Bandcamp

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

This means you can now freely and legally stream classic albums by Youth of Today, Gorilla Biscuits, Judge, Inside Out, Texas is the Reason, Elliott, and more.

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Rolling Stone’s 100 Greatest Metal Albums of All Time

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Last year, Rolling Stone published a list of the 40 greatest punk albums of all time, and today, they ranked the 100 greatest metal albums of all time. The list is all over the metal spectrum, from black and death to hair and nu…

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Conflict cancelled tour but Citizens Arrest still playing BK show

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

UK anarcho-punk vets Conflict were supposed to play some US shows this month, but they have been cancelled. Fortunately, the Brooklyn show scheduled for June 29 at Brooklyn Bazaar with direct support from NYC hardcore greats Citizens Arrest will still go on with Citizens Arrest headlining…

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