Tag Archives: Courtney Barnett

Courtney Barnett, Twerps & more Australian artists contributing to marriage equality mixtape

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

The Australian government is currently conducting a national survey to see whether its citizens think same sex couples should be allowed to get married. To drive the “Yes” message, Australian artists like Courtney Barnett, Twerps, Beaches, Hockey Dad, Terry and more are contributing to the mixtape.

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BrooklynVegan Blog Radio on SiriusXMU: Playlist for October 11, 2017

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Lots of brand new music on this week’s edition of BrooklynVegan Blog Radio on SiriusXMU, including songs from St. Vincent, Belle & Sebastian, Django Django, No Age, Prettiest Eyes, tUnE-yArDs, Sleigh Bells and more.

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Desert Daze fest announces 2017 set times

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Desert Daze takes place this weekend in Joshua Tree, CA with performances by Iggy Pop, Spiritualized, Courtney Barnett & Kurt Vile, Sleep (performing Holy Mountain), Unknown Mortal Orchestra, John Cale, Ty Segall, BADBADNOTGOOD, Panda Bear, Hope Sandoval, Eagles Of Death Metal, King Gizzard, Thurston Moore, The Make-Up, Ariel Pink, Liars, and tons more.

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Kurt Vile & Courtney Barnett made a playlist of their favorite duets (listen)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Kurt Vile and Courtney Barnett‘s album of duets, Lotta Sea Lice, is out in two weeks (10/13) and in anticipation of that, the pair made a Spotify playlist of some of their all-time favorite duets. Their list includes Stevie Nicks & Tom Petty‘s “Stop Draggin’ My Heart Around,” Marvin Gaye & Tammi Terrell‘s “Ain’t No Mountain High Enough”…

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Courtney Barnett and Kurt Vile provide comfort and compassion with their new single, “Continental Breakfast”

Source: The Key (WXPN)

 

Courtney Barnett and Kurt Vile provide comfort and compassion with their new single, “Continental Breakfast”

Courtney Barnett and Kurt Vile | photo by Danny Cohen | courtesy of the artist

Indie singer-songwriter heavyweights Courtney Barnett and Kurt Vile have returned with another teaser of their upcoming collaborative album, Lotta Sea Lice, coming out October 13th. The new “Continental Breakfast” is a worthy follow-up to Barnett and Vile’s lead single “Over Everything”; their vocal chemistry is great and they exhibit an ability to mix back and forth lyrical dialogue with seamless harmony-based choruses. Both artists have established themselves as two of the more influential songwriters in the indie rock scene, so this album is shaping up to be a tour ...

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17 anticipated indie rock albums of fall 2017

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

A lot of the albums we had been anticipating for this year have since come out, and here’s 17 more dropping this fall that we can’t wait to hear.

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BrooklynVegan Blog Radio on SiriusXMU: Playlist for July 12, 2017

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

BrooklynVegan Blog Radio airs Wednesdays at noon and midnight on SiriusXMU (Ch. 35) and you can also listen OnDemand with the SiriusXM app.

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Desert Daze 2017 lineup additions: Panda Bear, John Cale, The Make-Up, Liars & more

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

The 2017 edition of Desert Daze happens October 12 – 15 at The Institute of Mentalphysics in Joshua Tree, CA.

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Kurt Vile expands tour with Courtney Barnett, played Shine A Light (pics)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Kurt Vile and Courtney Barnett added NJ and DC shows to their collaborative tour (BrooklynVegan presale for the NJ show). Also check out pics of Kurt’s recent ‘Shine A Light’ benefit show with Julie Byrne.

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Desert Daze initial 2017 lineup: Courtney Barnett & Kurt Vile, Spiritualized, more

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

The 2017 edition of festival Desert Daze happens October 12 – 15 at The Institute of Mentalphysics in Joshua Tree, CA.

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Courtney Barnett and Kurt Vile made a record together, are touring together, playing the Tower Theater in November

Source: The Key (WXPN)

Courtney Barnett and Kurt Vile made a record together, are touring together, playing the Tower Theater in November

Courtney Barnett and Kurt Vile | photo by Danny Cohen | courtesy of the artist

This is just too much good news in one shot, so we’ll do our best to keep our excitement in check.

Remember that story this spring about Philly’s Kurt Vile being spotted in Melbourne’s Newmarket Studio with Courtney Barnett? Yeah, well they weren’t just tracking a one-off single or doing some for-funsies collab…it was part of a full record they recorded together.

Better still: they’re taking the album on tour together across north America this fall.

And they’ve an all-star group of players, or what Vile ...

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This Just In: A new Kurt and Courtney collab has surfaced (no, not that one but still just as cool)

Source: The Key (WXPN)

It seems that the indie rock gods have smiled upon us today, as it has been confirmed that hometown hero, Kurt Vile, and Melbourne grunge star, Courtney Barnett, have been recording together on a collaboration. With a duo as iconically-named as Kurt and Courtney, it’s gotta be a sign that this upcoming release is going to be ...

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Rolling Stone’s Top 50 Songs of 2016

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Rolling Stone’s favorite songs of 2016 include Red Hot Chili Peppers, Britney Spears, Kanye West, Beyonce, Rae Sremmurd and more.

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Sound on Sound day 3 pics (Thursday, Young Thug, Carcass, Big Freedia, more)

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Explosions in the Sky, Courtney Barnett, Bob Mould, White Lung, Protomartyr, Baroness, and more also played SOS Fest’s final day, which was plagued by a brief evacuation due to weather.

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SOS Fest evacuated due to weather but resumed (pics of rain, mud, Young Thug)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Inaugural Texas festival Sound on Sound (aka the new FFF) went down over the weekend from Friday (11/4) to Sunday (11/6). Sunday was plagued with some bad weather…

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Sound on Sound fest: full schedule, lineup changes, aftershows & more

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

The “new FFF fest” happens November 4-6 at the Sherwood Forest Faire, just East of Austin.

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Pussy Riot added to Sound on Sound Fest

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Pussy Riot is the first announcement of the programming for the spoken word/comedy/podcast/panel stage of the festival.

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Sound on Sound adds HEALTH, clipping., Bleached & more, reveals day-by-day lineups

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

The stacked, inaugural Sound on Sound festival (booked by former Fun Fun Fun booker Graham Williams) goes down from November 4-6 in McDade, TX (right outside Austin), and today the daily lineups have been announced. Some new bands were added too…

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