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Ecstatic Music Festival: 2018 lineup & tickets (Julianna Barwick, Kronos Quartet & more)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

The 2018 Ecstatic Music Festival runs from January 27 to April 26 at The Kaufman Center in NYC, bringing together many artists and composers across various genres for collaborative performances.

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The Dillinger Escape Plan announce tour with Cult Leader and O’Brother

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Mathcore maniacs Dillinger Escape Plan already announced some tour dates behind their new album Dissociation on what will supposedly be their final tour before they break up (though it will be a very long final tour)…

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Bent Knee Bring Their Intense, Unpredictable, Explosive Art-Rock to Bed-Stuy

Source: New York Music Daily

Imagine a female-fronted Radiohead. Boston art-rockers Bent Knee don’t sound much like Radiohead, but their esthetic is the same, catchy hooks within arrangements that are endlessly surprising and often epic. Unease and anger pervade their enigmatic  lyrics. Frontwoman/keyboardist Courtney Swain sings with an arresting, sometimes angst-fueled voice that trails off with a brittle vibrato. They’ve got a new album, Say So – streaming at Bandcamp – and a 10 PM show on August 24 at C’Mon Everybody. Cover is $10.

This band never bores you. Most of the tracks seem completely through-composed. Very little if anything ever repeats; the hooks ...

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Kayo Dot announce ‘Plastic House on Base of Sky,’ Toby Driver schedules solo show

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Experimental metal outfit Kayo Dot has announced a new album. It’s called Plastic House on Base of Sky, and it comes out on June 24th via The Flenser. Their first album since 2014’s Coffins on lo promises to be synthesizer-heavy, following the electronic ambitions of that album…

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