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Duran Duran, Ted Leo, Amanda Palmer, Michelle Branch, Frank Turner & more pay tribute to Dolores O’Riordan

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Following her unexpected death at the age of 46, tributes to The Cranberries’ singer have been coming in from fellow musicians, including Ted Leo, Amanda Palmer, Land of Talk, Michelle Branch, Nicole Atkins, Frank Turner, Holly Miranda, Wavves, Questlove, PAWS, Liz Phair, Duran Duran, and more.

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Five Notable Releases of the Week (11/17)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

This week’s Notable Releases include the powerful new Mavis Staples album, the posthumous Sharon Jones album, the latest Electric Wizard rager, and more.

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‘Growlers 6′ fest Saturday pics (Modest Mouse, YYYs, Guided by Voices, more)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

After a somewhat disastrous fifth edition of Beach Goth that resulted in lawuits, The Growlers ditched the festival name and Santa Ana Observatory location, regrouped and started a new Halloween Weekend festival in Los Angeles…

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BrooklynVegan Blog Radio on SiriusXMU: Playlist for August 9, 2017

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

This week’s episode focuses on The Growlers Six festival with songs from Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Butthole Surfers, Danny Brown, Beach Fossils, The B-52s, Ariel Pink, Jonanthan Richman, Bad Brains, Beth Ditto and more.

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The Growlers ditch Beach Goth, announce new festival in Los Angeles (lineup/tix)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

The Growlers Six, which happens the weekend before Halloween (October 28 & 29) at the LA Waterfront. As the name implies this is the sixth festival they’re throwing and the lineup includes Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Modest Mouse, Butthole Surfers, Dan Auerback, Danny Brown, Beth Ditto, Bad Brains, Geto Boys, Guided by Voices, Hepcat, Fear, Mike Watt & The Secondmen, Nice as Fuck, Rostam, Jonathan Richman, Fear, and tons more.

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Amber Coffman shares new solo single “No Coffee” and statement on Dirty Projectors split

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

“It was never my intention or wish to leave the band or end my friendship with Dave. It was a surprise to me to learn last September about his album plans, the content, timing, use of the band name, etc” — Coffman on no longer being a Dirty Projector.

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Feature: The Dirty Projectors Go Solo

Source: New York Times » Music

The band created one of indie rock’s most indelible sounds, built around the collaboration of David Longstreth and Amber Coffman. Now he’s reinventing their music without her.

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Frank Ocean releases new album “blond” (or is it “Blonde”?) — listen!

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

fka “Boys Don’t Cry” and not to be confused with “Endless”.

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Dirty Projectors – Impregnable Question

Source: All Things Go

Dirty Projectors‘ new video for “Impregnable Question” opens on beautiful scenes of the Grand Teton and Yellowstone National Parks. When coupled with the melodious guitar strums and piano chords, it’s downright transcendental. Then the video changes to shots of a man running along the highway by that same landscape in an obvious homage to Forrest Gump. Being obvious doesn’t make it any less beautiful, and his imagined visions of his far flung sweetheart tug at the heartstrings just so. The harmonies of David Longstreth and Amber Coffman can only stand to be enhanced by the visualization of all that ...

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