Author Archives: Jeremy Nifras

Beck’s new LP ‘Colors’ out in October

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Beck has announced his next studio album will be titled Colors, set for release sometime in October. This will be Beck’s first record since 2014’s Grammy-winning Morning Phase, and it will be produced along with Greg Kurstin (The Bird and the Bee, Adele, Sia)…

Continue reading…

Read full article >>

Moses Sumney shares new song; free Prospect Park show w/ Whitney & Weyes Blood is this week

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Moses Sumney, who recently announced he’d signed with Jagjaguwar, will release his debut album, Aromanticism (that’s the artwork above). The record features several guest musicians, including Thundercat on bass, and it’s out September 22

Continue reading…

Read full article >>

UpNorth Festival cancelled just over a week before it was due to start

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Michigan dance festival UpNorth cancelled its 2017 edition just over a week before it was due to begin. The festival lost its venue and was unable to secure another one after having problems the previous year, as well.

Continue reading…

Read full article >>

George Clinton & Parliament-Funkadelic touring this fall (NYC on Halloween)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

George Clinton, along with Parliament-Funkadelic, will be embarking on a tour across North America later this year. Although a bulk of the announced dates take place on the West Coast, they’ll also be stopping for a few dates on the East Coast, including the band’s second-annual NYC “Halloween Funkdown”…

Continue reading…

Read full article >>

The Weeknd playing Icons Party in NYC & VMAS, played Osheaga & OVO wiith Drake (pics, video)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

The Weeknd continues to have a busy 2017. For one, he’ll be playing this year’s edition of the Harper’s Bazaar Icons Party at NYC’s Plaza Hotel on September 8, as well as appearing on the cover of the September issue of Harper’s Bazaar magazine…

Continue reading…

Read full article >>

Dalek releasing ‘Endangered Philosophies,’ touring with Street Sects

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Experimental hip hop trio Dälek are keeping the reunion going and staying prolific. They’ll release their seventh studio album, Endangered Philosophies, on September 1, and they’re back on longtime label Ipecac Recordings for this one…

Continue reading…

Read full article >>

Tame Impala played “Love/Paranoia” on ‘Fallon’ after Panorama (video, pics)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

During their Panorama set, the band performed “Love/Paranoia” for only the second time ever (they debuted it live at their show at The Cap the previous night). Last night, the band played the track for a third time, on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon

Continue reading…

Read full article >>

Mick Jagger released two new songs and remixes ft. Tame Impala & Skepta

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

“I started writing these two songs a few weeks back and wanted to get them out to you straight away,” says Mick. “I feel a slight throwback to a time when you could be a bit more free and easy by recording and putting it out there immediately.”

Continue reading…

Read full article >>

Blue Hawaii prep new LP ‘Tenderness’ (listen to “No One Like You”)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Electronic pop duo Blue Hawaii have announced their new album, titled Tenderness, which will be out on October 6 via Arbutus Records. The band say it’s a concept album, dealing with themes of online communication and relationships

Continue reading…

Read full article >>

Emily Haines shares “Planets” video, announces tour

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Broken Social Scene member and Metric singer Emily Haines has released a video for the “Planets,” the second single off her upcoming solo album Choir of the Mind. She also announced a tour with her backing band The Soft Skeleton…

Continue reading…

Read full article >>

(Sandy) Alex G played w/ Frank Ocean (video), touring w/ Fleet Foxes

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Last weekend, (Sandy) Alex G joined Frank Ocean onstage ft London’s Lovebox 2017. The singer songwriter contributed as a guitar on Frank’s Endless and Blonde projects but this was the first time they had played live

Continue reading…

Read full article >>