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pics from the 2017 Coney Island Mermaid Parade

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

The 35th annual Coney Island Mermaid Parade started off with some rain, but still brought 3000 revelers ready to let their freak flag fly. Debbie Harry and Chris Stein of Blondie presided over this year’s festivities as Queen Mermaid and King Neptune.

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Blondie: Pollinator

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Blondie: Pollinator

The jumpy “Doom or Destiny” opens Blondie’s 11th studio album, Pollinator. Lead singer/face-of-the-band Deborah Harry is in fine voice here, even though her voice is distorted slightly. It’s a solid, singable song to open this collection of 11 tracks. Despite enlisting a bunch of songwriters this time, the original Blondie members (Harry, guitarist Chris Stein, and drummer Clem Burke) create a pretty much spot-on, old-sounding Blondie record here. (Matt Katz-Bohen plays keys and Tommy Kessler is on second guitar rounding out the band.) “Already Naked” has a wide-open space sound and Harry’s echoing vocals is ...

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David Lynch’s Festival of Disruption: Robert Plant, Mel Brooks, St. Vincent, ‘Music of Twin Peaks’ & more (pics, video)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Lynch’s two-day festival had almost everything you’d want (except Lynch talking about ‘Twin Peaks.’)

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David Lynch curating LA festival with Robert Plant, St Vincent, music from ‘Twin Peaks’ & more

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

The ‘Twin Peaks’ music will be performed by Angelo Badalamenti with Sky Ferreira and Xiu XIu.

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‘Please Kill Me’ 20th anniversary edition & tour announced; ‘Punk’ talk happening at Queens Museum

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Legs McNeil and Gillian McCain are putting out an expanded edition of their book ‘Please Kill Me’ for its 20th anniversary and celebrating on tour. Also, there’s a ‘Punk Magazine’ talk at the Queens Museum this weekend with co-founder/cartoonist John Holmstrom, photographr Roberta Bayley, and Blondie’s Chris Stein.

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St. Vincent working on new Blondie LP with Johnny Marr, Sia, maybe Kanye, exploring the future of musical medicine with Peter Gabriel

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Debbie Harry also says she’d “love to have Ludacris” on the new Blondie album.

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St. Vincent working on new Blondie LP with Johnny Marr, Sia, maybe Kanye, exploring the future of musical medicine with Peter Gabriel

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Debbie Harry also says she’d “love to have Ludacris” on the new Blondie album.

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