Category Archives: Brooklyn Vegan

NYC comedy roundup: Mark Normand, Michelle Buteau, Nikki Glaser, Birbiglia & more

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Did you catch John Mulaney at Radio City or at one of the much smaller appearances he made recently? Here’s another listing of upcoming comedy shows.

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SNL’s Michael Che playing the Cellar, did Jean & John who covered Mountain Goats

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Tickets are on sale now for an upcoming Michael Che show, and for the next edition of Jean and John. Links and more on all that (and how much Jean Grae loved Black Panther), within…

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Charli XCX announces ‘Pop 2′ NYC show with “lots of very special guests”

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No word on who those guests might be, but Pop 2 features Carly Rae Jepsen, Tove Lo, Caroline Polachek (Chairlift), CupcakKe, Brooke Candy, Mykki Blanco, MO, and more.

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Oh Sees, ADULT. & B Boys played in the snow at Empty Bottle’s “Music Frozen Dancing”

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Every winter, Chicago’s Empty Bottle throws its “Music Frozen Dancing” outdoor festival and this year was a little more frozen than usual as it happened during a snowstorm on Saturday (2/17). Oh Sees, Detroit synthwave duo ADULT. and Brooklyn’s B Boys didn’t let the weather faze them, however, and neither did the crowd….

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Superchunk celebrated ‘What A Time to Be Alive’ at Rough Trade (pics, setlist)

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Superchunk celebrated the release of the terrific new album, What A Time to Be Alive, with an 7 PM in-store performance at Brooklyn’s Rough Trade on Friday (2/16). Frontman Mac MaCaughan joked that they liked playing early ’cause they’re old, but you’d never know it from the nonstop energy of their set.

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Polica & s t a r g a z e @ Symphony Space (pics)

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Pop-indie band Polica and composer André de Ridder’s orchestral ensemble s t a r g a z e recently released their Music For the Long Emergency project as an album and now they’re currently bringing it to the stage on tour.

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listen to Wreckless Eric’s “Gateway to Europe” from forthcoming LP

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“Gateway to Europe” serves as both an opener to the album but also the beginning of Eric’s story – “the start of something big” — played as a heroic anthem, bursting with horns and soaring backing vocals.

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What’s going on Saturday?

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La Luz, Antibalas, American Nightmare, Now Now, John Mulaney, Polica + s t a r g a z e, Bardo Pond and more Saturday show options.

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John Maus celebrated Valentine’s Day @ Elsewhere (pics)

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How did you spend your Valentine’s Day? If you are John Maus you spend it giving 110% on stage at Brooklyn’s Elsewhere. This of course is business as usual for Maus whose exuberant, sweat-soaked performances are what you come for…

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Jay Rock and Drake both share new videos, A$AP Rocky drops new song

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Catch up on some new rap videos/songs from Jay Rock (with Kendrick Lamar, Future and James Blake), Drake, and A$AP Rocky (with Gucci Mane and 21 Savage).

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‘Grace Jones: Bloodlight And Bami’ documentary hitting theaters in April

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A true iconoclast, Grace Jones has had a career like few others: a successful model, fashion trendsetter, Bond villain, and new wave musician, all while doing it her way. Jones’ life is explored in the new documentary Bloodlight And Bami

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