Author Archives: Jeremy Nifras

new PJ Harvey song featured in ‘Dark River’ film trailer

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

A new PJ Harvey song is used in the trailer for the upcoming independent UK thriller Dark River. A cover of traditional English folk standard “An Acre of Land.” PJ’s ominous vocals are complimented by dark piano and guitar chords..

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Las Rageous announces 2018 lineup (A Perfect Circle, Judas Priest, Ghost & more)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

The hard rock and metal-centered fest will take place from April 20-21 at the Downtown Las Vegas Events Center.

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Rich Chigga, Joji, Keith Ape & Higher Brothers going on 88rising label tour

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

This stacked lineup is currently touring Asia, but they’ll be coming to the United States for three select dates early next year, with more to be announced soon.

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new Prince documentary coming soon; Prince estate launches online pop-up store

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Appropriately titled Prince’s Last Year, the documentary will focus on the last 12 months of the secluded performer’s life, and will include unreleased footage from his final, intimate “Piano & Microphone” performance.

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a guide to 2017 Thanksgiving Weekend events in NYC

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Read our day-by-day guide to the various events taking place around the city on Thanksgiving Weekend.

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MST3K’s Joel Hodgson & Jonah Ray talk touring, music, Turkey Day, GWARbar & more in BV interview

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

We also asked Jonah about the new Grandaddy video he appears in, the band he’s in with members of Blood Brothers and Desaparecidos, and more.

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Eagles of Death Metal play surprise Paris show on 2-year anniversary of Bataclan attack

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

The band’s Jesse Hughes and Dave Catching played a surprise show at a memorial service marking the two-year anniversary of the attacks, which claimed the lives of 89 people, including the band’s merch manager, Nick Alexander.

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Jeff Tweedy discusses depression & more in new podcast; Wilco share ‘Being There’ outtake

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Jeff discussed his frequent migraines growing up, and his history struggling with anxiety and depression, turning to alcohol, marijuana, and opioids, before eventually spending time in rehab. Aside from these heavy topics, Jeff also talked about the beginnings of his record collection, and his large amount of guitars.

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Ecstatic Music Festival: 2018 lineup & tickets (Julianna Barwick, Kronos Quartet & more)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

The 2018 Ecstatic Music Festival runs from January 27 to April 26 at The Kaufman Center in NYC, bringing together many artists and composers across various genres for collaborative performances.

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Lizzo on tour, playing free NYC show at The Cutting Room

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Minneapolis rapper Lizzo is currently in the midst of a North American tour, and she’ll soon be bringing her brand of fun, bouncy hip-hop bangers to NYC’s Cutting Room…

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SZA expands tour, playing free Pandora NYC party with Ty Dolla $ign, Post Malone

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

When SZA played an intimate pop-up show at The Box last month, way too many people showed up, and according to SZA, she was going to do a second show that night but cops shut the second one down. She also promised she would be back in NYC for another free show, and she has delivered…

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SZA expands tour, playing free Pandora NYC party with Ty Dolla $ign, Post Malone

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

When SZA played an intimate pop-up show at The Box last month, way too many people showed up, and according to SZA, she was going to do a second show that night but cops shut the second one down. She also promised she would be back in NYC for another free show, and she has delivered…

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TWIABP share playlist of what they’re listening to on tour

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

The playlist includes Björk, Torche, Chelsea Wolfe, Show Me the Body, Julianna Barwick, Cayetana, Makthaverskan, and more.

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Meyhem Lauren on tour with Action Bronson & Trash Talk, streaming new LP

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Bronson is featured on Meyhem Lauren’s new album, a collaboration with DJ Muggs titled Gems from the Equinox, as is Roc Marciano, Conway, Mr. Muthafuckin’ eXquire, B-Real, the late Sean Price, and more.

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