Category Archives: Brooklyn Vegan

watch the trailer for Wes Anderson’s ‘Isle of Lost Dogs’ (which features Yoko Ono)

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Yoko Ono is among the new animated film’s voice cast, along with Wes Anderson regulars like Bill Murray, Tilda Swinton, Jeff Goldblum and Edward Norton. It’s out March, 2018.

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Kevin Devine shares acoustic song ft. Half Waif, playing full-album shows

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Kevin Devine will release acoustic versions of songs from his 2016 album Instigator as We Are Who We’ve Always Been. The first single is a new version of “I Was Alive Back Then” featuring Half Waif…

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Barry Adamson preps new remix EP (listen to A Certain Ratio remix)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

“We didn’t want to do it like a typical remix but more of a collaboration. We approached it as if we were writing an ACR track from scratch and built on a groove playing everything live then chopped Barry’s vocal for the verses and the female scatting vocals for the choruses. We added drums, bass, guitar, trumpet, keyboards, vocals, percussion, Roland 303 and vocoder and are really pleased with the outcome. ” – A Certain Ratio

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Voodoo 2017 daily lineups

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Kendrick and LCD Soundsytem play the same day, and Foo Fighters and Brand New play the same day.

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The Jesus Lizard reuniting for the first time in 8 years for Day For Night

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Noise rock/post-hardcore greats The Jesus Lizard are finally back for the first time in eight years. They’re playing Houston’s stacked Day For Night festival in December, which will be their first time playing since they last reunited in 2009. Our fingers are crossed for more shows.

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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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Charlotte Gainsbourg shares “Deadly Valentine” video ft. Blood Orange

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

“This song mixes wedding vows with an offbeat tone. I wanted to express the idea of a lifetime engagement; a couple running to church, from childhood to old age, a lifetime path. I asked my friend Dev Hynes if he would play my partner, and he very graciously agreed.” – Charlotte Gainsbourg

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J Bannon curating Roadburn 2018; Converge playing ‘You Fail Me’ & more

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The initial Roadburn 2018 lineup includes Godspeed You! Black Emperor, Bell Witch, Panopticon, Ex Eye, and more

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Strange Ranger releasing ‘Daymoon’ (stream “Hydration Is Key”)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Portland, OR via Montana indie rockers Strange Ranger (fka Sioux Falls) recently signed to Tiny Engines for their new album Daymoon, and we’re now premiering its new single “Hydration Is Key.” The song brings together a handful of classic indie rock influences…

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Alexis Taylor (Hot Chip), BLONDES & more playing NY Art Book Fair at MoMA PS1

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The NY Art Book Fair is this weekend (September 22 – 24) at MoMA PS1 which features a gigantic selection of artists’ books, catalogs, monographs, periodicals, and zines. Alexis Taylor of Hot Chip, BLONDES and more play the preview party on Thursday.

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The Village Voice just published its last print edition (Dylan’s on the cover)

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The 9/20 issue of The Village Voice came out today — it’s the last-ever print edition of the iconic NYC weekly which was founded in 1955. Bob Dylan’s on the cover, offering a farewell salute…

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House of Deveraux’s Tribute to Led Zeppelin (burlesque pics)

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Wasabassco’s House of Deveraux paid tribute to rock titans Led Zeppelin with a multimedia burlesque revue titled “Take the Led Off!” at Le Poisson Rouge on September 9, featuring 10 different acts — plus a go-go intermission — set to some of Zeppelin’s most iconic songs, including “The Lemon Song,” “Kashmir,” and “Whole Lotta Love.”

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Jay-Z adds Vic Mensa and Vince Staples to tour

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Having just headlined NYC fest The Meadows, Jay-Z has announced openers for his 4:44 Tour. Most dates are with rising rapper Vic Mensa, who played Riot Fest the same weekend Jay played The Meadows, and who is signed to Jay’s Roc Nation company…

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