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Esperanza Spalding @ SoFar Sounds/Amnesty International with Shamir and Maitland.

Source: Jump Philly

Text by Maya Winneg. Images by Abi Raymaker.  Esperanza Spalding, Shamir and Maitland shared their talents in a Rittenhouse Square home Wednesday night as a part of the global “Give a Home” concert series to raise money supporting refugees and the efforts of Amnesty International. SoFar Sounds, an organization that hosts secret house shows in locations around […]Esperanza Spalding @ SoFar Sounds/Amnesty International with Shamir and Maitland.

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Pioneer Works fall 2017 schedule: Blonde Redhead, Polica, Esperanza Spalding, more

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In addition to the Tallest Man on Earth & yMusic shows at Pioneer Works (night 1 tickets, night 2 sold out), there’s other cool stuff happening at the Red Hook, Brooklyn warehouse this fall…

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Best Weekend Ever: Bishop Briggs, Esperanza Spalding, and More!

Source: Rock On Philly

Featured photo by Jessica Earnshaw

 

Staying dry is overrated. Just be prepared as you head out into the wet weekend ahead when you’re making your way to shows. Keep in mind that some venues have strict rules against what size umbrellas you can bring  in, if any at all.

 

Best Weekend Ever: Bishop Briggs, Esperanza Spalding, and More!

Thursday 5/4:

Holy Golden‘s dream-pop will brighten up this Thursday night at Milkboy. The duo, consisting of Leslie Schott and Andrew Valenti, will bring about fantasy and creative imaginations. Get tickets online or at the door.

 

Friday 5/5:

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Andrew Bird touring this summer, playing free Prospect Park show w/ Esperanza Spalding

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Andrew’s tour also includes dates with Belle & Sebastian and The Lumineers, and he has a new “Live from the Great Room” video out with artist Theaster Gates.

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Celebrate Brooklyn at Prospect Park 2017 free shows (Yeasayer, Andrew Bird, Whitney, Amadou & Mariam, more)

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This year’s free BRIC Celebrate Brooklyn! Festival shows in Prospect Park also include Youssou N’Dour, Polica, Cymbals Eat Guitars, Weyes Blood, Moses Sumney, Esperanza Spalding, Lisa Loeb, The Soul Rebels with Talib Kweli, and more.

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Pitchfork’s Top 50 Albums of 2016

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Both Knowles sisters are in the top 3. Can you guess which one is #1?

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Spin’s Top 50 LPs of 2016

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The 1975 are at #5.

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NPR’s top 50 albums of 2016

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Which Knowles placed the highest?

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Complex’s Top Albums of 2016

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The rap/R&B-heavy list has indie rock representation from Mitski and Angel Olsen, and guess who’s #1?

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Rolling Stone’s Top 50 Albums of 2016

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From rock giants like The Rolling Stones, Metallica and Green Day to up-and-comers like Car Seat Headrest and Mitski.

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WIN FREE TICKETS: See Esperanza Spalding @ The TLA Tuesday!

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Esperanza Spalding has been performing for more than 25 years, since she was a 5-year-old violinist with the Chamber Music Society of Oregon. She’s since traveled around the world and shared the stage (and recording studio) with some of the biggest names in music. In 2011, she topped Drake, Mumford & Sons, Florence + The Machine […]WIN FREE TICKETS: See Esperanza Spalding @ The TLA Tuesday!

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WIN FREE TICKETS: See Esperanza Spalding @ The TLA Tuesday!

Source: Jump Philly

Esperanza Spalding has been performing for more than 25 years, since she was a 5-year-old violinist with the Chamber Music Society of Oregon. She’s since traveled around the world and shared the stage (and recording studio) with some of the biggest names in music. In 2011, she topped Drake, Mumford & Sons, Florence + The Machine […]WIN FREE TICKETS: See Esperanza Spalding @ The TLA Tuesday!

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WIN FREE TICKETS: See Esperanza Spalding @ The TLA Tuesday!

Source: Jump Philly

Esperanza Spalding has been performing for more than 25 years, since she was a 5-year-old violinist with the Chamber Music Society of Oregon. She’s since traveled around the world and shared the stage (and recording studio) with some of the biggest names in music. In 2011, she topped Drake, Mumford & Sons, Florence + The Machine […]WIN FREE TICKETS: See Esperanza Spalding @ The TLA Tuesday!

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NPR’s favorite songs & albums of 2016 (so far)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

The song list has veteran rock musicians like David Bowie and Paul Simon; pop megastars Beyonce and Rihanna; pop newcomers Fifth Harmony; rising indie rockers Pinegrove, Big Thief, Lucy Dacus and Mitski; country from Maren Morris and Robert Ellis; boundary-pushing metal duo Cobalt; Israeli trio A-Wa; jazz musician Esperanza Spalding; and more…

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What’s going on Thursday?

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

It continues to be stacked week for shows in (and around) NYC. Tonight there’s Iggy Pop, Ween, Melvins/Napalm Death/Melt-Banana, CoC, Tim Hecker/Prurient, Kyp Malone, Future Punx/Pujol/Nude Beach, Japanese Breakfast, Esperanza Spalding and still more!

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Bowie tribute @ Radio City Music Hall: Blondie, Pixies, Michael Stipe, Amanda Palmer, more (pics / setlist / video)

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After starting at Carnegie Hall on Thursday, the second of the “Music of David Bowie” tribute concerts moved to the much bigger digs of Radio City Music Hall on Friday (4/1).

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J Mascis, Patti Smith & more added to this week’s big David Bowie tributes; Radio City show will be streamed live

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Those already star-studded David Bowie tributes at  Carnegie Hall and Radio City happening this week have added even more artists to their lineups. Thursday’s show at Carnegie (3/31) now features Patti Smith and Eugene Hutz of Gogol Bordello, while Friday’s Radio City show (4/1) has added Esperanza Spalding, Ron Pope and TV on the Radio’s Kyp Malone

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Corinne Bailey Rae releasing first new LP in six years (listen to two songs), playing U.S. shows this spring

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New album The Heart Speaks In Whispers features KING and Esperanza Spalding; tour dates include NYC shows at Mercury Lounge and National Sawdust.

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Ticket Giveaway: Esperanza Spalding on 5/17 at the TLA!

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Grammy- award winning Esperanza Spalding is performing the TLA on Sunday, May 17th. This gifted virtuoso plays multiple instruments, including bass and cello, and has a voice that draws comparisons to Erykah Badu and Blossom Dearie. If you’re a fan of jazz and soul, this is a show you cannot miss.

Lucky for you, Rock On Philly has a pair of tickets to give away to one lucky fan!

To enter, simply comment below with your favorite Esperanza Spalding song. You can also do a second entry and better your chances of winning by commenting on ...

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Tonight’s Concert Picks: Field Report at Underground Arts, Esperanza Spalding at The Keswick Theatre, and Ron Gallo at Bourbon and Branch

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Field ReportAs part of Communion Philly, a monthly series of shows created by Mumford & Sons’ Ben Lovett, critically-acclaimed Wisconsin folk band Field Report will be playing Underground Arts tonight. Fronted by Chris Porterfield (who played in DeYarmon Edison with Justin Vernon … Continued

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Esperanza Spalding brings a spectrum of tastes to the Keswick

Source: The Key (WXPN)

Esperanza Spalding | Photo courtesy of the artistBassist and vocalist Esperanza Spalding responded to becoming jazz’s “it girl” – she was, after all, the one artist who could nab a Best New Artist Grammy from under Justin Bieber’s tween-dream coif and win one for the jazz team … Continued

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