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Five Notable Releases of the Week (11/10)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

This week’s Notable Releases include Quicksand’s first album in 22 years, Angel Olsen’s rarities collection, Kamaiyah’s surprise mixtape, and more.

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Angel Olsen’s newly-released track, “Sans,” is a stripped and longing traveller’s ballad

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Angel Olsen’s newly-released track, “Sans,” is a stripped and longing traveller’s ballad

Angel Olsen | photo by Jeremy Zimmerman for WXPN

Indie music world’s cool and crooning folk-rock Queen, Angel Olsen, is putting together some unreleased B-side tracks to make up a “new” 12-song album titled Phases. Out on November 10th via Jagjaguwar, the release will feature the already-shared single, “Special,” along with the latest track, “Sans.”

The title, meaning “without,” is a two-fold accurate description of the track; where “sans” reflects the song’s stripped nature as Olsen’s soft and vulnerable, yet still sturdy and assured, vocals provide the sole body of companionship to her restlessly traveling guitar. Likewise, the lyrics describe ...

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BrooklynVegan Blog Radio on SiriusXMU: Playlist for November 1, 2017

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For our first SiriusXMU Blog Radio show of November, we played a bunch of brand new songs from the likes of US Girls, Fever Ray, Protomartyr, King Krule, Bjork, Julien Baker and more, plus songs ripped from BV headlines (Nick Cave, Sonic Youth, Chance the Rapper, Mazzy Star, and more)…

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6 great Angel Olsen duets (with Bonnie ‘Prince’ Billy, Hamilton Leithauser, more)

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With this list, we take you through six songs that would not sound nearly as sweet without Angel’s presence.

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XPN’s Gotta Hear Songs of the Week: Two by former Walkmen Hamilton Leithauser (ft. Angel Olsen) and Peter Matthew Bauer

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XPN’s Gotta Hear Songs of the Week: Two by former Walkmen Hamilton Leithauser (ft. Angel Olsen) and Peter Matthew Bauer

Hamilton Leithauser | photo courtesy of the artist

This week we’re featuring two Gotta Hear Songs of the Week, one each by former members of The Walkmen: Hamilton Leithauser and Peter Matthew Bauer.

Peter Matthew Bauer’s new tune, “Full Moon In The Sky,” from his forthcoming album, Mount QAF (Divine Love), is a full on rocker. About the song, he writes on his website:

I wrote this song a couple of years ago now. The guitar riff was recorded on 4 or 5 electric guitars each tuned to different ringing open notes. The final recording of the song ...

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ACL Fest Weekend 2 Saturday pics: Chance, RHCP, Ice Cube, Spoon & more

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The second weekend of the 2017 Austin City Limits Festival continued on Saturday (10/14), pretty much just like it did the Saturday before, with headlining sets from Chance the Rapper, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Ice Cube, and Spoon, plus performances by Angel Olsen, The Black Angels, Tove Lo (who flashed the crowd as she’s done before)…

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ACL Fest Weekend 1 Saturday pics (Chance the Rapper, Spoon, more)

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The second day of Austin City Limits Weekend 1 saw set from headliners Chance the Rapper, local heroes Spoon, and Red Hot Chili Peppers, as well as Angel Olsen, Ice Cube, Car Seat Headrest, Thundercat, Tove Lo and more.

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Austin City Limits fest announces livestream schedule

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Weekend 1 of thet 2017 Austin City Limits Festival happens October 6 – 8 and you can watch ACL performances of Gorillaz, Ryan Adams, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Run the Jewels, Spoon, Angel Olsen, A$AP Ferg, and more.

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Angel Olsen expands tour, adds 3rd NYC show with Heron Oblivion

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Angel Olsen, who’s still riding high off the strength of last year’s excellent My Woman, will wrap up 2017 with some of her biggest headlining shows yet. She already had two in NYC on her schedule, and she just added a third…

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Alex Cameron shares Angel Olsen duet “Stranger’s Kiss” (video stars Jemima Kirke)

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Alex Cameron has shared the video for “Strangers Kiss,” his Springsteen-esque duet with Angel Olsen from his forthcoming album Forced Witness. The video was directed by Jemima Kirke of Girls, and she co-stars with Cameron…

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Panorama 2017 Sunday pics (Angel Olsen, Justice, more)

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Panorama wrapped up on Sunday with sets from Nine Inch Nails, A Tribe Called Quest, Cloud Nothings, Cashmere Cat, Justice, Snake Hips, Towkio, Preoccupations, Mura Masa, Kiiara, Dhani Harrison, Angel Olsen, 6lack, and Rev Vince Anderson and The Love Choir.

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Newport Folk Festival Saturday pics (Wilco, Jim James, Angel Olsen, more)

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Newport Folk Festival continued Saturday with sets from Wilco, Jim James, Angel Olsen, Offa Rex, Grandma’s Hands Band, Nikki Lane, Marlon Williams, Mandolin Orange, J.P. Harris & Chance McCoy, Billy Brag & Joe Henry, Drive-By Truckers, The Avett Brothers, and more.

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Watch Panorama Livestream Here

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The Panorama livestream schedule includes Nine Inch Nails, Spoon, Mitski, Pinegrove, Angel Olsen, Tyler the Creator, and more.

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Lawrence Rothman announces debut LP, shares “Wolves Still Cry” ft. How to Dress Well

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Other guests on Lawrence Rothman’s debut album include Marissa Nadler, Angel Olsen, and Kristin Kontrol,

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Best Weekend Ever: Wilco, Diana Ross, Queen

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Featured photo by Juliane McCue

 

July is already coming to a close, and the summer will rush past you if you don’t make the most of the shows coming by. It’ll be a rainy weekend, but that won’t keep the artists away and not for true fans neither. Grab a stylish poncho and head out with confidence!

Best Weekend Ever: Wilco, Diana Ross, Queen

Thursday 7/27:

This is Hardcore Fest is back at Union Transfer for night one, and single day tickets are sold out as usual. This year’s lineup includes Ramallah, Madball, Terror, Death Threat, and more. If you want to get ...

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BrooklynVegan Blog Radio on SiriusXMU: Playlist for July 26, 2017

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This week’s edition of our show is dedicated to Panorama with songs from A Tribe Called Quest, Nine Inch Nails, Alt-J, Spoon, Cherry Glazerr, Isaiah Rashad, Tyler, the Creator, Future Islands and more.

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Angel Olsen taped an ACL episode (pics), playing Panorama this weekend

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Before the taping, she played Pitchfork Festival (pics) and FYF (pics, review). This weekend, she plays three festivals: Newport Folk Fest, NJ’s XPoNential Fest and NYC’s Panorama (she’s one of our 17 acts not to miss at Panorama ’17)…

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FYF day 1 review (Angel Olsen, Slowdive, Oh Sees, Bjork, more)

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Our review of FYF day one, which had the spectacle that is Bjork, the good-times Missy Elliott set, the much-needed punk scuzz of Oh Sees, the majestic back-in-action Slowdive, and more…

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FYF Fest Friday pics (Bjork, Missy Elliott, Flying Lotus, more)

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FYF Fest kicked off on Friday (7/21) with Bjork, Missy Elliott, Flying Lotus, Anderson .Paak, Slowdive, Oh Sees, Majid Jordan, Angel Olsen, Dave P, Hannibal Buress, Hundred Waters, Kelly Lee Owens, Horse Meat Disco, S U R V I V E, Royal Headache, Kamaiyah, Anderson .Paak and the Free Nationals, Beach Fossils, and Kirk Knight.

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Pitchfork Festival Saturday pics (A Tribe Called Quest, PJ Harvey, more)

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Pitchfork Festival continued Saturday with sets from A Tribe Called Quest, S U R V I V E, PJ Harvey, Madlib, Angel Olsen, The Feelies, Francis and the Lights, George Clinton, Mitski, Arab Strap, Cherry Glazerr, Weyes Blood, Jeff Rosenstock, and Vagabon.

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Panorama 2017 set times

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The set times have been revealed for NYC’s Panorama music festival, which goes down Friday, July 28 through Sunday, July 30 on Randall’s Island.

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Pitchfork Festival streaming live

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Angel Olsen, Pinegrove, American Football, Dirty Projectors, Jeff Rosenstock, Mitski, Ride, Arab Strap, and more will have their Pitchfork Festival sets streamed live this weekend.

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