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Festival No. 6 takes place in Portmeirion (“The Village” in ‘The Prisoner’): lineup/tix

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Most people go to festivals because of the lineup, but here’s one where some might go just because of its location. Festival No. 6 happens September 7-10 in Portmeirion, the Welsh tourist village made famous at “The Village” in trippy’60s spy show The Prisoner. The Flaming Lips, Mogwai, Arab Strap, Kate Tempest, Jarvis Cocker and more…

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Festival No. 6 takes place in Portmeirion (“The Village” in ‘The Prisoner’): lineup/tix

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Most people go to festivals because of the lineup, but here’s one where some might go just because of its location. Festival No. 6 happens September 7-10 in Portmeirion, the Welsh tourist village made famous at “The Village” in trippy’60s spy show The Prisoner. The Flaming Lips, Mogwai, Arab Strap, Kate Tempest, Jarvis Cocker and more…

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

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

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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Pitchfork Festival streaming live

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

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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Pitchfork Festival 2017 set times

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There are only two times that two artists go on at the same time as each other.

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Pitchfork Fest 2017 lineup (PJ Harvey, Angel Olsen, Arab Strap, LCD, Ride, more)

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PJ Harvey, Angel Olsen, Arab Strap, Ride, The Avalanches, American Football, Mitski, Dirty Projectors, Danny Brown, Thurston Moore Group, and more to play the Chicago festival.

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Good Cover Version: Aidan Moffat does Wham!

Source: Fuzzy Logic

Pulp gave the world the song “Bad Cover Version.” But seeing as I’m a sonic optimist, I’m of the belief that there’s more likely than not more good cover versions floating around than bad ones. Good Cover Version celebrates the good, and leaves all that bad and ugly stuff alone.

Whenever I think of Arab Strap, I think of Aidan Moffat‘s thick Glaswegian brogue delivering downhearted, downtrodden, woe is everything so let’s just go get fucked up lyrics. Moffat’s voice definitely set Arab Strap apart, in the best way, and I was a big fan of that duo. Naturally, ...

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