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Coachella announce 2018 sideshows

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

A Perfect Circle, St. Vincent, The War On Drugs, Fleet Foxes, Miguel, Brockhampton, Angel Olsen, Perfume Genius, Migos, and more playing ‘Goldenvoice Presents April 2018.’

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Coachella announce 2018 sideshows

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

A Perfect Circle, St. Vincent, The War On Drugs, Fleet Foxes, Miguel, Brockhampton, Angel Olsen, Perfume Genius, Migos, and more playing ‘Goldenvoice Presents April 2018.’

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First Aid Kit & Van William @ Beacon Theatre (pics, setlist)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Klara and Johanna Söderberg and their multi-national band (with members from Scotland, England, and Wisconsin) had a sold-out Beacon Theater on their feet for their 4-song encore. Earlier in the night, First Aid Kit had showcased the majority of their fourth studio album, Ruins

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First Aid Kit return to Union Transfer with familiar harmonies and newfound fervor

Source: The Key (WXPN)

First Aid Kit return to Union Transfer with familiar harmonies and newfound fervor

First Aid Kit | photo by Ellen Miller | ellencm.com

First Aid Kit have a knack for making the kind of sad music that does everything but leave you feeling sad — and they’ve been doing it for ten years. The Swedish sister duo of Johanna and Klara Söderberg took the stage at Union Transfer Saturday night for the first time since 2014, and for the first time as a five-piece band. As the sisters put it, it had been “way too long,” and the sold-out crowd was eager to see what this new era of First Aid Kit would ...

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Bonnaroo 2018 daily lineups

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Friday has Muse, Sturgill Simpson, Paramore and more; Saturday has Eminem, Bon Iver, Anderson .Paak and more; Sunday has The Killers, Future, alt-J, and more.

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First Aid Kit played The Riv with Van William (pics, video, setlist)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

After debuting new songs from their then-unannounced new album on a 2017 tour, First Aid Kit kicked off 2018 with the release of Ruins, and now they’re on the road again, supporting the new album…

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Five Notable Releases of the Week (1/19)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

This week’s Notable Releases include Tune-Yards’ political new album, Swedish folk duo First Aid Kit, UK post-punks Shopping, and more.

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Bonnaroo 2018 lineup (Eminem, Killers, Muse, Bon Iver, Future, Chic & more)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Bonnaroo 2018 also includes Sturgill Simpson, Paramore, alt-J, Anderson .Paak, Brockhampton, Broken Social Scene, Manchester Orchestra, Thundercat, Moses Sumney, and much more.

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First Aid Kit gets self-reflective on its new single “Fireworks”

Source: The Key (WXPN)

First Aid Kit gets self-reflective on its new single “Fireworks”

First Aid Kit | photos by Liz Waldie for WXPN

There’s something special about hearing a new song before a recorded version has been released, and then revisiting it once it does reach public ears. Today we can experience that in the form of First Aid Kit‘s new song “Fireworks,” which the band previewed right here in Philly when they played Free at Noon in October. “Fireworks” follows the first two singles from the XPN perennial fave’s forthcoming album Ruins, “It’s a Shame” and “Postcard.”

If you didn’t catch all of the song’s lyrics when the band played ...

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First Aid Kit share “Postcard,” announce new album Ruins

Source: The Key (WXPN)

First Aid Kit share “Postcard,” announce new album Ruins

First Aid Kit | photo by Liz Waldie for WXPN

We heard First Aid Kit unveil their new single “Postcard” during last week’s Free at Noon, and now that there’s a recorded version out in the world, we can listen to it on repeat. “Postcard” is the second single from the Swedish folk duo’s just-announced upcoming LP Ruins, following “It’s a Shame.” Ruins, the duo’s fourth full-length and the long-awaited follow-up to 2014’s Stay Gold, will be released January 19, 2018 via Columbia Records.

The warm but melancholy “Postcard” encompasses everything we love ...

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Free at Noon Flashback: First Aid Kit debuts powerful new material at World Cafe Live

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Free at Noon Flashback: First Aid Kit debuts powerful new material at World Cafe Live

First Aid Kit | photos by Liz Waldie for WXPN

It’s been far too long since the sweet sounds of Swedish folk duo First Aid Kit were heard live in Philadelphia. The band — led by sisters Klara and Johanna Söderberg — celebrated the release of their last album Stay Gold with a Union Transfer show in 2014, and shortly after their dazzling 2015 XPN Fest appearance, announced they’d be taking a break before working on new material.

That break ended a few weeks ago, when First Aid Kit let their new single “It’s a Shame” out into the world. ...

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First Aid Kit played new songs at Town Hall (pics, videos, setlist)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

The band haven’t released a new album since 2014 but they’re working on one, and they played new singles “You Are the Problem Here” and “It’s A Shame,” and not-yet-released new songs “Postcard” and “Fireworks”…

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ACL Fest 2018 dates announced ++ Weekend 2 Sunday pics

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Check out pics of Gorillaz, Run the Jewels, The Killers, and more. Plus: lose something at ACL Fest this year? Check out their online lost and found.

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ACL Fest Weekend 1 Sunday pics (Gorillaz, Run the Jewels, more)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Weekend 1 of ACL wrapped up with sets from Gorillaz, Run the Jewels, The Growlers, First Aid Kit, DRAM, and more.

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XPN’s Gotta Hear Song of the Week: “It’s A Shame” by First Aid Kit

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XPN’s Gotta Hear Song of the Week: “It’s A Shame” by First Aid Kit

First Aid Kit | photo by Neil Krug | www.neilkrug.com

Swedish sister duo First Aid Kit — Klara and Johanna Söderberg — recently released a new single “It’s a Shame.”

About the song, produced by Tucker Martine, the sisters said in a press release:

We went to Los Angeles last spring and spent five weeks there writing. It was a tough time for the both of us. We were in this beautiful sunny place, but mostly felt sad and lonely. “It’s a Shame” is a song about the emptiness and desperation you feel after a relationship has come to an ...

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Austin City Limits fest announces livestream schedule

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Weekend 1 of thet 2017 Austin City Limits Festival happens October 6 – 8 and you can watch ACL performances of Gorillaz, Ryan Adams, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Run the Jewels, Spoon, Angel Olsen, A$AP Ferg, and more.

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First Aid Kit releases a gorgeous new track, “It’s a Shame”

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First Aid Kit releases a gorgeous new track, “It’s a Shame”

First Aid Kit | photo by Neil Krug | www.neilkrug.com

Swedish sister duo First Aid Kit just released their new single “It’s a Shame,” their first song in three years and first follow-up to the acclaimed Stay Gold. The duo of Johanna and Klara Söderberg has a beautiful, harmony-driven sound similar to that of groups like Joseph and Fleet Foxes; the vocals on “It’s a Shame” are heavenly, fitting perfectly with the mix of acoustic strumming and country-inspired keyboard lines. Take a listen to “It’s a Shame” below, revisit their XPoNential Music Festival appearance here and keep tabs on the band via Facebook.

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First Aid Kit playing NYC & Los Angeles shows around ACL Fest

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Swedish folk duo First Aid Kit have kept pretty silent since touring their last record, 2014’s Stay Gold but will be playing some new songs at U.S. shows in October….

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ACL Festival announces 2017 set times

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Austin City Limits Music Festival is coming up, happening October 6-8 and and again on October 13-15. They’ve just announced the daily set times, which means figuring out schedule conflicts…

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ACL Fest 2017 day-by-day lineups & single-day tickets

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

The Austin festival includes Jay-Z, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Gorillaz, The Killers, Chance the Rapper, Ice Cube, Run the Jewels, Solange, and more.

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Glastonbury 2017 set times

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Radiohead vs Dizzee Rascal vs Major Lazer vs part of Flaming Lips? Little Dragon vs The xx vs Future Islands? Foo Fighters vs Alt-J vs The Jacksons vs Phoenix?

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Austin City Limits Festival 2017 lineup (Gorillaz, RHCP, Chance, The xx, more)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

The 2017 edition of Austin City Limits returns to Zilker Park in Austin, TX, with Gorillaz, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Chance The Rapper, The Killers, The xx, Ryan Adams, Solange, Run the Jewels, Spoon, A$AP Ferg, First Aid Kit, D.R.A.M., Angel Olsen, and more

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Glastonbury 2017 lineup (Radiohead, Katy Perry, Foo Fighters, The National, Ride, Can Project, more)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

It was already revealed months ago that Radiohead would headline Glastonbury 2017, and today over 80 more acts were announced, including Phoenix, Run the Jewels, Alt-J, Future Islands, The Flaming Lips, The Avalanches, and more…

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Dawes in New York: Laurel Canyon meets Central Park

Source: The WRGW Music Blog

Dawes has found a comfortable home in New York City’s Central Park, returning to SummerStage for the third time this past Monday. The energy of evening seemed to evolve in sync with the performances, as singer-songwriter Andy Shauf began with relaxed acoustic folk tunes which played well with the crowd just beginning to recover from […]

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