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Karen O, Best Coast, Shirley Manson & more played Girlschool LA (watch)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Karen O made a surprise appearance with a band of kids, and members of Best Coast also appeared to perform a song. Shirley Manson played Garbage favorites backed by string players, while Carrie Brownstein gave the keynote speech for the three-day Los Angeles event.

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Yoko Ono, Neil Young, Best Coast & more participated in Women’s Marches (pics)

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Cher spoke at Women’s March Anniversary: Power to the Polls in Las Vegas, NV, while in NYC comedian Aparna Nancherla was a co-host and Halsey delivered a powerful, moving poem.

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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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Jonathan Toubin & Panache’s announce Valentine’s Day benefit shows in NYC & L.A.

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While the NYC lineup hasn’t been announced, the LA show has Ty Segall, Best Coast, Nick Waterhouse and more.

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52 of the best indie holiday songs (listen to a playlist)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Add an indie rock twist to your holiday season with festive tunes by Bright Eyes, Sufjan Stevens, Cat Power, Death Cab for Cutie, Low, The Shins, The Flaming Lips, Fiona Apple, Tegan & Sara, Cocteau Twins, Weezer, The Decemberists, The Raveonettes, Sharon Van Etten & many more.

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Best Coast brings their own jolly dose of surf rock to the Beach Boys’ “Little Saint Nick”

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Best Coast brings their own jolly dose of surf rock to the Beach Boys’ “Little Saint Nick”

Best Coast | Photo by Michelle Montgomery for WXPN | michellemontgomeryphotography.com

Thanksgiving’s over, so you know what that means: time for bounties of the corniest, jolliest fa la la holiday cheer. While Christmas classics still run the show, it’s always fun to hear new takes on nostalgia-ridden tunes. Amazon agrees, as they’ve compiled a playlist called “Indie for the Holidays,” which includes a gleeful cover of the Beach Boys’ “Little Saint Nick,” by surf rockers, Best Coast.

In a statement with Pitchfork, Best Coast says of the song: “Being from California and being heavily influenced by ...

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holiday music roundup: Best Coast, Kevin Morby, Phoebe Bridgers, Marching Church & more

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It’s December — are you ready for holiday music?

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Courtney Marie Andrews covers “I’ll Be Home For Christmas” (listen)

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Courtney Marie Andrews’ stripped-down folky take on ”I’ll Be Home For Christmas” will appear on Amazon’s 2017 ‘Acoustic Christmas’ playlist, but first we’re premiering the song in this post.

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Best Coast’s Bethany Cosentino pens op-ed on “explosion of sexual assault allegations”

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

“The thing about all of this — the #MeToo movement, the calling out of creeps and pedophiles and let’s just call them what they are, bad men — is it’s actually really working. These men are losing their jobs. They’re becoming famous for new reasons,“ Bethany writes.

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Riot Fest 2017 day 3 pics (Paramore, MIA, Dino Jr, Built to Spill, Say Anything, more)

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In addition to Jawbreaker and Cap’n Jazz, Riot Fest Sunday included Paramore, Dinosaur Jr (playing You’re Living All Over Me), Built to Spill (playing Keep It Like A Secret), Prophets of Rage, TV on the Radio, GWAR, and more…

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Chance the Rapper, Run the Jewels, Passion Pit, Geoff Rickly & more pay respects to Chester Bennington

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Also: Best Coast, Pusha T, Chuck D, Rihanna, Dam-Funk, Nikki Sixx, The Mountain Goats, and more.

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Riot Fest update: Danzig playing ‘Danzig III,’ Wu-Tang playing ’36 Chambers’

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Yesterday, Riot Fest announced its day-by-day lineups, added Danzig to the lineup, and revealed that the final two full-album sets would be announced…

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Danzig added to Riot Fest 2017 ++ daily lineups announced

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The 2017 edition of Riot Fest happens September 15 – 17 in Chicago.

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Imaad Wasif preps new LP ‘Dzi’ — watch the “Carry Off the Scar” video directed by Austin Lynch (David’s son)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Imaad Wasif has been making music since the early ’00s, having released albums on Kill Rock Stars, Tee Pee and others, and has collaborated with Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Lykke Li…

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Riot Fest 2017 adds Cap’n Jazz, At the Drive In, Cockney Rejects, Best Coast, more

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

The new additions join the first Jawbreaker show in 21 years, Nine Inch Nails, Queens of the Stone Age, New Order, Paramore, Prophets of Rage, Wu-Tang Clan, and more.

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Brand New, Death Cab, Tegan & Sara, Cloud Nothings & more playing inaugural High & Low fest

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In addition to Brand New’s first-announced show of 2017, KROQ’s new California festival also includes Best Coast, PUP, Citizen, (Sandy) Alex G, Now Now, Kevin Devine, and more.

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Cold Beat release new LP & “In Motion” video, playing Ceremony residency in L.A.

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Cold Beat’s third album, Chaos by Invitation, is out today via main member Hannah Lew’s Crime on the Moon label. Lew, who made this record almost entirely on her own, warms up Cold Beat’s sound a little this time…

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Angel Olsen, Michael Stipe, Madonna, and more participated in Women’s Marches (pics)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Among the participants in the marches included many musicians, like Best Coast, members of The National, Haim, Amanda Palmer, Merrill Garbus of tUnE-YaRdS, Grimes, Michael Stipe, Tegan & Sara, Madonna, Janelle Monae, Regina Spektor, members of Wilco, Perfume Genius, Kim Gordon, Chelsea Wolfe, Britt Daniel of Spoon, Eleanor Friedberger, Torres, Mary Timony, Angel Olsen, Jenn Wasner of Wye Oak, Dan Deacon, and more.

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Ty Segall, Best Coast, No Age, Bleached & more playing benefit shows for LA DIY space The Smell

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Los Angeles DIY venue The Smell is celebrating its 19th anniversary with three shows on January 6 – 8. The shows are also benefits with proceeds going toward the space’s relocation fund.

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XPN MusicNotes: Listen to new a Nelly Furtado song, plus 35 Christmas alternatives

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XPN MusicNotes:  Listen to new a Nelly Furtado song, plus 35 Christmas alternatives

Nelly Furtado’s The Ride

Nelly Furtado has confirmed that her next album will be called The Ride and you can watch a trailer for it below.

The Ride will be Furtado’s 6th album and first in 5 years (the follow-up to 2012’s The Spirit Indestructible). It comes out March 31, 2017. Listen to the first single, “Pipe Dreams,” here.

Tired of the same old Bing Crosby & Burl Ives Christmas songs? NME.com has come up with 35 alternative Christmas tunes for your holiday listening pleasure. The list include The Killers’ “I Feel It In My Bones” and  “Got Something for ...

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