Tag Archives: Daniel Johnston

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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Daniel Johnston played Town Hall, backed by Joan As Police Woman & more (pics, setlist, video)

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Daniel Johnston
‘s “final tour” (as they’re calling it) hit NYC on Saturday (10/7) for a show at Town Hall where he was backed by Joan Wasser (Joan as Policewoman), Jared Samuel (Invisible Familiars), Paul Collins (Beirut) and more.

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Tonight’s Concert Picks: Herbie Hancock at the Kimmel Center, Pouty at Everybody Hits, Daniel Johnston at the Tower Theater

Source: The Key (WXPN)

Tonight’s Concert Picks: Herbie Hancock at the Kimmel Center, Pouty at Everybody Hits, Daniel Johnston at the Tower Theater

Herbie Hancock | via The Kimmel Center

Jazz legend Herbie Hancock takes the stage at the Kimmel Center tonight for what’s sure to be a sweeping musical journey — the pianist and composer has 41 studio albums to pull from, after all. The groundbreaking musician got his start back in the 50s and 60s and is known for his ever-changing innovative style. Hancock is currently in the midst of an extensive world tour and reportedly prepping for a new album. Get a taste of Hancock’s current touring tunes via the NPR video below, and find tickets and more information on tonight’s show on ...

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The Districts explore the anxiety of apathetic suburbia in new video for “Violet”

Source: The Key (WXPN)

The Districts explore the anxiety of apathetic suburbia in new video for “Violet”

Still from The District’s video for “Violet”

In The Districts‘ latest video for their live-wire track, “Violet,” the indie lads throw dreary suburban life into a tizzy as they spin a strange and trippy narrative centered around an exasperated character.

The band states:

“For this video we wanted to put the viewer in a state of anxiety through the eyes of a young man unable to shake the feeling of uncontrollable suburban terror. The main character is out of place in a nice setting and needs to find an escape which he does in a weird but beautiful way.”

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Daniel Johnston adds NYC & LA shows to his final tour

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

In NYC, Daniel will be backed by members of Beirut, Gang Gang Dance, Cibo Mato and more; in Los Angeles he’ll be joined by Mike Watt, Ben Lee, Maria Taylor, Guy Blakeslee and Joey Waronker.

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Daniel Johnston playing final shows, backed by Jeff Tweedy, Built to Spill, Modern Baseball, more

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Cult artist Daniel Johnston has influenced tons of people over the years (like Kurt Cobain) and he has now announced what he says will be his final shows. Each show will have him backed by artists he influenced, specific to the city.

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Daniel Johnston, Robert Randolph & more performing at 2017 Asbury Park Music & Film Fest

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

The third annual Asbury Park Music & Film Festival will happen April 20 – 23 in Asbury Park, NJ. This year’s music lineup includes a rare NYC-area show from cult favorite Daniel Johnston…

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Singles Club – Valentine’s Day Edition: Magnetic Fields + Beach Boys + Daniel Johnston

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Singles Club - Valentine's Day Edition: Magnetic Fields + Beach Boys + Daniel Johnston

Consider Singles Club your musical matchmaker. I do hope you’ll give all these ready to mingle bachelors and bachelorettes your ear as you listen to some new favorite tunes. Read on in the hopes of finding your musical love connection.

When you get right down to it, your humble blogstress is a little bit of a softie. I am not immune to love, despite the best efforts of my cold black heart. In celebration of that crazy little thing called love, I wanted to share with you three of my most favorite love songs from The Magnetic Fields, The Beach ...

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Athens Popfest: 2016 lineup & tickets

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

This year’s lineup includes Daniel Johnston, Deerhoof, Elf Power, His Name is Alive, the original lineup of Love Tractor, Bunnygrunt, Dressy Bessy, and more.

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