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What’s going on Saturday?

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Dead & Co, Pride Island (Tegan & Sara, Roisin Murphy and more), LCD Soundsystem, Jason Isbell, YOB, Evan Dando, Summer Thunder, and more NYC-area show options for your Saturday.

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1967’s best rock bands still touring (The Who, Dead, Beatles, Clapton, Floyd, more)

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A companion guide to our list of the 50 Best Psychedelic Rock Albums of the Summer of Love. Catch one of the many great artists still playing clubs and stadiums in 2017….

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Jason Isbell & Amanda Shires honored Gregg Allman at the Beacon (pics, videos, setlist)

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Allman sadly passed away earlier this year, and the Beacon was The Allman Brothers Band’s home in NYC before they called it quits in 2014. To kick off his 3-night run at that venue, Jason Isbell and his wife/bandmate Amanda Shires played two Allmans tunes…

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Dream Machine said shitty stuff, dropped from John Dwyer’s label

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“Castle Face does not agree with the statements on ICE, immigration, feminism, and sexual assault and they are in no way representative of Castle Face or the other artists on the label.”

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What’s going on Friday?

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Jason Isbell, LCD Soundysytem, Kurt Vile, Just Blaze, Pharoah Sanders paying tribute to John Coltrane, Planes Mistaken for Stars, Gorguts, Pissed Jeans, Julia Holter, Lightning Bolt, YOB, and more show options on a very stacked Friday in NYC.

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Shea Stadium’s Meadow St location closed for good

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A couple months ago, Bushwick DIY spot Shea Stadium broke the unfortunate news that they lost their lease at 20 Meadow St and are forced to relocate. They were planning some final shows for this week, but sadly the venue was forced to close for good before all the shows could take place…

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Incantation releasing ‘Profane Nexus,’ touring with Marduk & Abysmal Dawn

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Swedish black metal vets Marduk ran into some trouble on a North American tour earlier this year, when their nazi accusations were brought up once again and their Oakland show was cancelled because of it. They are attempting another one in August and September with Incantation and Abysmal Dawn…

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Twin Peaks share new song “Who It’s Gonna Be” & releasing new 7″ series

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Today’s solstice marks the longest day of the year and the first day of summer. Twin Peaks, the band from Chicago (not David Lynch’s TV show which is back), are celebrating by contributing new song “Who It’s Gonna Be”…

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Aimee Mann & Jonathan Coulton @ Landmark on Main Street (pics, setlist)

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Aimee Mann is on tour now in support of her saddest, slowest album yet Mental Illness. We caught her at NYC’s Town Hall in April and again at Long Island’s Landmark on Main Street last night (6/20). Like at the Town Hall show, last night’s show had Jonathan Coulton opening and also joining Aimee during her set…

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tix on sale: QOTSA, Lorde, John Mulaney, Hope Sandoval, Touche Amore, more

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Password here for today’s Queens of the Stone Age at MSG presale, plus They Might Be Giants, Washed Out, Kasabian, Your Old Droog & Wiki, and more NYC shows on sale.

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What’s going on Wednesday?

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Tonight’s shows include the BV-curated Red Bull Sound Select show with Wiki and Your Old Droog, plus Digable Planets, LCD Soundsystem, Flasher, Joan Shelley, Sevdaliza, and more.

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El-P, Danny Brown, Biz Markie, Lil Wayne, Flying Lotus, more pay tribute to Prodigy

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Also: A$AP Rocky, A$AP Ferg, Talib Kweli, Q-Tip, DJ Premier, Aesop Rock, Questlove, Pro Era, Vince Staples, and more pay tribute to the late hip hop legend…

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What’s going on Tuesday?

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Tonight’s NYC shows include a free Battles/Protomartyr show, LCD Soundsystem, This Is The Kit, Chastity Belt, Dr. Danny and Michael D’Addario of Lemon Twigs, and more.

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Deerhoof played 2 shows at Bell House (pics, setlist)

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Experimental indie-rockers Deerhoof played a double-header at The Bell House on Friday night (6/16), as a warm-up for their tour opening for Red Hot Chili Peppers

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Punk Island 2017 in pics

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The annual, free, all ages NYC punk festival Punk Island returned yesterday (6/18), moving from Governors Island to Randall’s Island…

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Sigur Ros played Forest Hills Stadium (pics, setlist)

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Sigur Ros wrapped up their tour with a Forest Hills Stadium show in Queens this past Saturday (6/17). Like at the Chicago show (and most other dates), they did two career-spanning sets as a trio, with no backing string section and no opener…

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