Author Archives: Klaus Kinski

Guns N’ Roses rocked MSG again (night 2 review & setlist)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

If I am being honest, I wanted nothing more from this show than to hear the hits. And on that front, they not only didn’t disappoint, but they blew my mind into micro bits. Classics like “It’s So Easy”, “Welcome to the Jungle”, “Mr. Brownstone”, “Rocket Queen”, “Sweet Child O Mine”, “Nightrain”, and “Paradise City” were absolutely shattering…

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Polish ambient collective How to Disappear Completely released ‘Mer de Revs II’

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

The band’s new LP is a gorgeous, glacially moving work of art that is ethereal and peaceful. It takes its time getting from one beautiful sonic motif to the next and forces you to slow down and unplug.

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Quicksand and No Joy brought the thunder to Irving Plaza (review, setlist)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Though they’ve been reduced to a three-piece outfit due to some unfortunate circumstances surrounding guitarist Tom Capone, Quicksand sonically bulldozed the place as if nothing ever happened. The new songs off their first album in 22 years also stood up against the classics.

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Exodus, Obituary, and Power Trip decimated MHOW (pics, review)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Brooklyn’s Music Hall of Williamsburg was a festival of ear-splitting heviosity last night (9/19) as it played host to an unbelievable triple bill featuring Bay area thrash metal icons Exodus, death metal behemoths Obituary, and thrash metal wunderkinds Power Trip.

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Roger Waters wrapped up his two-night stand at Barclays Center (review, setlist)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Roger Waters wrapped up his two-night Brooklyn residency at Barclays Center with a nearly three-hour long set on Tuesday night (9/12) that was as career-spanning and politically scathing as it was utterly instagrammable.

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interview with Gavin Elder, director of ‘David Gilmour: Live at Pompeii’ (in theaters this week)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

‘David Gilmour: Live at Pompeii’ screens in 2000 theaters worldwide on September 13, and will be on home video later this month.

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John Cleese bringing ‘Monty Python & The Holy Grail’ to screens across the US

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

John Cleese will be at every screening answering questions and talking about this, one of the most quotable comedies ever made.

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new Pink Floyd ‘Dark Side’ era memoir on the way

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Packed with rare and unseen pics and unbelievably intimate commentary on the state of Floyd at such a pivotal time in their career, the book follows journeys with Roger and Pink Floyd in 1974 and 1975, first with Roger in Greece, and then on the band’s Dark Side of the Moon tour.

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Iron Maiden & Ghost began a 2-night stand at Barclays Center (pics, review, setlist)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Last night (July 21) Iron Maiden brought their epic Book of Souls world tour to Brooklyn’s Barclays Center for the first of a two-night stint. Last night’s and tonight’s shows at the arena are the final two North American shows…

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The Specials brought their legendary sound to Brooklyn Steel (review, setlist, video)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

It is hard to articulate just how quickly the audience’s energy went from 50% – 100%, but when The Specials teased the slow, swinging intro to “Nite Club,” the anticipation in the room was truly palpable…

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Roger Waters’ new LP ‘Is This the Life We Really Want’: a review by Pink Floyd’s biggest fan

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

“If this were to end up the final Roger Waters album, it would not only serve as a blazing final word, but with its nods to his past musical exploits, it’d wrap up his recorded career perfectly.”

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Roger Waters’ “US+Them” tour underway (pics ++ setlists from Kansas City & Louisville)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Roger Waters’ new tour is a spectacle of sight and sound (and nearly 20 Pink Floyd songs), with a band includes Jess & Holly of Lucius, Jonathan Wilson, and Beck drummer Joey Waronker. The tour hits the East Coast this fall.

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comedy duo Rhett & Link touring in support of new ‘Book of Mythicality’

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Comedic YouTube duo Rhett & Link have been best buddies since meeting in 1st grade in 1984 at Buies Creek Elementary school in Buies Creek, North Carolina. Since then, they have become prolific “internetainers,” podcasters, actors, and directors.

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Brit Floyd touring, playing Radio City Music Hall (dates ++ win tix)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

In 2016, prodigious Pink Floyd covers act Brit Floyd delivered their ambitious Space and Time CONTINUUM North American tour to a whopping 76-dates and astounded audiences with an aural and visual experience that could only be rivaled by Pink Floyd themselves…

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Mogwai played ‘Atomic’ at Town Hall (pics, review)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

The Scottish purveyors of loud are performing their score to documentary ‘Atomic’ on tour with the film playing on a big screen behind them. That hit NYC on Sunday night (1/29) at Town Hall….

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