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Playlist: The Playlist: Justin Timberlake Stays Funky (for Now), and 9 More New Songs

Source: New York Times » Music

Hear the new songs that caught our critics’ attention this week, from Bruno Mars and Cardi B, They Might Be Giants and more.

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Antibalas on tour, playing two Brooklyn shows with offshoot group Here Lies Man

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Brooklyn Afrobeat vets Antibalas released Where the Gods Are Peace via Daptone last fall — their sixth album and first in five years. It found them in top form and you can stream the whole thing below. The ensemble have tour dates starting this month in Washington, DC and have two Brooklyn shows with awesome stoner metal afrobeat offshoot Here Lies Man…

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Treefort Music Fest 2018 initial lineup

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

In addition to a Treepeople reunion and Built to Spill, the initial lineup includes George Clinton, Zola Jesus, Andrew WK, Titus Andronicus, U.S. Girls, Twin Peaks, and more.

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lineup for Dave Harrington’s 2017 Holiday Spectacular: Elvis Perkins, Kaki King, lots more

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

The 2017 Holiday Spectacular lineup includes Elvis Perkins, Peter Silberman (The Antlers), Kaki King, Nick Murphy (FKA Chet Faker), Jen Goma, Sam Cohen, Arc Iris, Brian Chase (Yeah Yeah Yeas), Mauro Refosco (Forro In the Dark/Atoms For Peace), Yuka Honda (Cibo Matto), and more.

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tix on sale: Antibalas, Capone-N-Noreaga, Ja Rule, Monster Magnet, dvsn, more

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Also: Greg Cartwright (Reigning Sound), Jean Grae & John Hodgman, Lucius, Alex Lahey, This Will Destroy You, and more NYC shows on sale.

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12 New York acts to see at The Meadows (and a chance to win tickets!)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

NYC festival The Meadows reps its hometown hard. We’ve made a list of 12 New York acts to see on their home turf at the fest this weekend.

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Lockn’ begins, streaming live (including Phil & Bob’s ‘Terrapin Station’ set)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

It’s free to watch the stream, but they’re also taking donations and proceeds go to the Charlottesville Community Fund.

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Brooklyn Comes Alive supergroup formations & daily lineups

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

The Meters’ George Porter Jr is playing three sets (one with a former Primus drummer), Darkside’s Dave Harrington is playing one with Cibo Matto’s Yuka Honda, Phil Lesh’s son Grahame is doing a CSNY tribute, and more.

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The Meadows 2017 set times (Gorillaz vs M.I.A., Weezer vs Nas)

Fortunately, there’s no overlap at all with Jay-Z.

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Meadows 2017 aftershows (Ghostface, BADBADNOTGOOD, Antibalas & more)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

The afterparties for NYC music festival The Meadows have been announced. They include night shows from Thursday, September 14 through Sunday, September 17…

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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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Brooklyn Comes Alive 2017 lineup: Primus mems, DJ Premier, Crystal Method, more

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

The weekend of musical collaboration also includes John Scofield, Eric Krasno, Dave Harrington, Yuka Honda, George Porter Jr, and members of Umphrey’s McGee, The Disco Biscuits, Lotus, Trey Anastasio Band, RatDog, Jack White’s band, Prince’s band, and still more.

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Beardfest 2017: Bigger, Better, Hairier

Source: Rock On Philly

Beardfest, a “three day celebration of creative energy” organized by local prog rockers Out of the Beardspace, returns to South Jersey’s beautiful Pinelands Preserve in Hammonton this weekend!

What started in one of the band members’ backyards has turned into a beloved regional festival with a strong emphasis on community. Attendees can look forward to live music from Out of the Beardspace, Antibalas, TAUK, Nik Greeley & The Operators, Darla, and many more; educational workshops in yoga, arrow making, DIY honey, self defense and others; live art performances from ROMPUS, and of course lasting memories and new friendships.

Beardfest 2017: Bigger, Better, Hairier

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The Meadows fest 2017 lineup & tix: Jay Z, RHCP, Gorillaz, Nas, Future, Weezer, more

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Jay Z, Red Hot Chili Peppers & Gorillaz headline, with Future, Nas, Weezer, Run the Jewels, Erykah Badu, M.I.A., LL Cool J, Action Bronson, TV on the Radio, Big Boi, Broken Social Scene, Migos, Blood Orange and more.

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Blonde Redhead, Anamanaguchi & more playing inaugural Tokyo X Brooklyn fest

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Tokyo X Brooklyn brings together “two cultures, Tokyo and Brooklyn, featuring an exciting lineup of musicians, a variety of culinary favorites, innovative technology, artists, and performers. The concept is to bridge the gap between Brooklyn creativity and craftsmanship and Japanese pop culture.”

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Bob Weir joining Phil Lesh for ‘Terrapin Station’ at Lockn’ + daily lineups out now

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

The day-by-day schedule is out for Lockn’, which also includes John Fogerty, Jim James, Sinkane, Hiss Golden Messenger, Margo Price, Antibalas, and more.

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stream Chico Mann (Antibalas) & Captain Planet’s new album ‘Night Visions’

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Chico Mann (real name Marcos García) of Brooklyn Afrobeat band Antibalas is releasing a new album with frequent collaborator Captain Planet (real name Charlie B. Wilder), Night Visions, this Friday (2/24) via Bastard Jazz…

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What’s going on Saturday?

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Tonight’s NYC shows include PWR BTTM, RZA, RHCP, Sufjan Stevens with Kid Millions, Buzzov-en, Sheer Terror, Antibalas, Turn To Crime, and more.

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Aretha Franklin retiring after releasing Stevie Wonder-produced album ++ more tribute show details

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Todd Rundgren, Richard Thompson, Glen Hansard, Taj Mahal & Deva Majal, Bettye LaVette, Antibalas & more playing the tribute show at Carnegie Halll, and there’s a live rehearsal show at City Winery the night before.

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Five Notable Releases of the Week (2/10)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

This week’s Notable Releases include Jesca Hoop’s Sub Pop debut, promising new folk singer Hand Habits, a lively new direction for Sinkane, and more.

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watch Pavo Pavo & 17 friends say goodbye to Manhattan Inn by covering George Harrison’s “Wah-Wah”

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Pavo Pavo covered George Harrison’s song — with help from a 17-piece band which featured members of Lucius, Antibalas, San Fermin, Eleanor Friedberger and Sharon Van Etten’s bands — as a farewell to the now-shuttered Brooklyn venue.

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Here Lies Man = afrobeat stoner metal with a member of Antibalas (listen)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

You might know Marcos Garcia best for his work with the afrobeat band Antibalas, but he also leads the heavy psych band Here Lies Man, whose goal is to the answer the question: “What if Black Sabbath played Afrobeat?”

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The National, Sleater-Kinney, Ted Leo, Tig Notaro & more playing official Women’s March afterparty benefit in DC

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Plus: we round up other Inauguration Week protest shows happening in DC this week.

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The National, Sleater-Kinney, Ted Leo, Tig Notaro & more playing official Women’s March afterparty benefit in DC

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Plus: we round up other Inauguration Week protest shows happening in DC this week.

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