Category Archives: Brooklyn Vegan

2018 Golden Globe nominations: ‘Lady Bird,’ ‘Big Little Lies,’ ‘Stranger Things’ & more

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Jonny Greenwood, Mary J Blige, Aziz Ansari, Miguel and more scored nominations.

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Nadia Reid made her NYC debut w/ Suno Deko, Julie Byrne & John Andrews (pics)

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New Zealand’s folky Nadia Reid released her excellent sophomore album Preservation earlier this year, and she just made her NYC debut last night (12/10) at Brooklyn’s gorgeous Park Church Co-Op…

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Soundcloud reveals 2017 year-end data (most streamed album, tracks & more)

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The top streamed album (and top streamed rap track) goes to Lil Uzi Vert.

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Kississippi signs to SideOneDummy, shares new song “Cut Yr Teeth”

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Kississippi’s first album for the label — which will follow 2015’s We Have No Future, We’re All Doomed EP — will come out this spring. Details on the album are still TBA, but Kississippi has released a new single…

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The Jesus Lizard brought their reunion tour to Chicago’s Metro with Dead Rider (review, NSFW pics)

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Some “reunion” frontmen feel the need to play a part if just for audience nostalgia, but this wasn’t about reclaiming youth once lost. It instantly became obvious that all his energy, anger, and snot was just who David Yow is.

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Pitchfork’s 100 Best Songs of 2017

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Kendrick Lamar appears on the list four times, including at #2 for “DNA.”… can you guess who beats him for #1?

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Foxing, Sorority Noise, Moving Mountains & Shortly celebrated 20 yrs of Triple Crown (pics)

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Beloved rock label Triple Crown Records celebrated its 20th anniversary with a sold out, BrooklynVegan-presented show at Music Hall of Williamsburg on Friday…

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Josh Homme apologizes for kicking photographer: “I was a total dick”

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“I’d just like to apologize to Chelsea Lauren. I don’t have any excuse or reason to justify what i did. I was a total dick, and I’m truly sorry and I hope you’re ok. I’ve made a lot of mistakes in my life and last night was definitely one of them and I apologize for that to you.” – Josh Homme

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Cyndi Lauper performed with Laura Jane Grace, Jake Shears & more at her holiday show (videos)

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Video surfaced of Cyndi playing “The Goonies ‘r’ Good Enough” with Against Me!’s Laura Jane Grace and “All Through the Night” with Scissor Sisters’ Jake Shears and others.

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SZA made her ‘SNL’ debut (watch)

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SZA made her Saturday Night Live debut this weekend (12/9), playing two songs off this year’s Ctrl. Backed by a choir and a small brass and woodwind ensemble, she played hits “The Weekend” and “Love Galore”…

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What’s going on Saturday?

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Tonight’s NYC-area shows include Converge, A Tribute to Brainiac, Cyndi Lauper’s holiday show, Chris Rock, Chris Thile, Ted Leo, Boss Hog, Beck, Hatebreed, Vagabon, Pile, Bouncing Souls, and more.

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NYC comedy roundup: Aparna Nancherla, Max Silvestri, Josie Long & more

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There is never a shortage of comedy events to attend in NYC. Here’s a roundup of some of the funny things coming up in the next couple months…

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Mission Creek Festival 2018 lineup (Carrie Brownstein, Built to Spill, Julien Baker, more)

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The music, literature, and more festival also includes Wye Oak, Margaret Glaspy, Kaitlyn Aurelia Smith, Algiers, Jamila Woods, and much more.

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Notable Releases of the Week (12/8)

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This week’s Notable Releases include the second album of 2017 by rising West Coast rapper G Perico, Statik Selektah’s latest guest-filled LP, Tee Grizzley & Lil Durk’s collaborative mixtape, and more.

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Bill’s Indie Basement (12/8): the week in classic indie, college rock, and more

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This week: a lost album from Television Personalities, former The Loft frontman Pete Astor, the debut solo album from Jackson MacIntosh of Sheer Agony, and LP #3 from Scotland’s The Spook School.

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Nadine (Phantom Posse, Ava Luna) share new single from debut LP, playing Baby’s

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NADINE is a collaborative project between Nadia Hulett (Phantom Posse) and Ava Luna’s Carlos Hernandez and Julian Fader, whose sound is jazzy, buoyant pop. Having worked on music over the last two years in Brooklyn and Austin, NADINE’s debut album, Oh My, will be out January 26…

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