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Sigur Ros played Forest Hills Stadium (pics, setlist)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Sigur Ros wrapped up their tour with a Forest Hills Stadium show in Queens this past Saturday (6/17). Like at the Chicago show (and most other dates), they did two career-spanning sets as a trio, with no backing string section and no opener…

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The National at Forest Hills Stadium: on BV presale (password here) and ticket contest

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Get tickets to The National’s big Forest Hills Stadium show with Daughter in the BrooklynVegan presale, starting Thursday (5/18). Also enter for a chance to win free tickets.

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The National share “The System Only Dreams In Total Darkness” & tour dates

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

After teasing it for a while, yesterday details crept out that The National‘s new album will be called Sleep Well Beast and will be released on September 8 via 4AD. Today, more details have been revealed and the first single, “The System Only Dreams in Total Darkness,” has been released…

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tickets on sale for Interpol ‘TOTBL’ shows (which will not include Carlos D)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

If you had any suspicion that Carlos D would show up for the ‘Turn on the Bright Lights’ 15th anniversary shows, Paul Banks crushes that suspicion in a new interview. The NYC and LA shows with Deerhunter and Battles go on sale today.

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AEG signs deal to exclusively book Forest Hills Stadium past 2030

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

After acquiring Bowery Presents (including the newly-opened Brooklyn Steel), purchasing Webster Hall, and presenting the Panorama Music Festival on Randall’s Island, AEG continues to invade NYC…

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The xx expand tour, add 2nd Forest Hills show (BrooklynVegan presale); Sampha opening

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

The tour already included a NYC show on May 19 at Forest Hills Stadium, but that show is now sold out and the band added a second one happening the next night (5/20) at the same venue. Tickets go on a BrooklynVegan presale this Thursday.

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My Morning Jacket playing Forest Hills Stadium with Gary Clark Jr (and fests)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

My Morning Jacket already had their recurring One Big Holiday coming up in Mexico this February, and they’re playing Michigan’s Electric Forest Festival. Now their first non-festival date of 2017 has been announced…

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Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers 2017 Tour Dates announced: 2 Forest Hills shows, Wrigley Field & more

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Tom Petty are the Heartbreakers are celebrating their 40th anniversary with a massive 2017 tour. Check out all the dates…

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Bob Dylan and Mavis Staples played Forest Hills Stadium (videos, setlists)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Forest Hills Stadium in Queens, NY was the site of an historical moment in Bob Dylan‘s long and legendary career. In August 1965, the singer-songwriter performed his second electric set there to an unruly audience that booed him…

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One of the porta potties at Forest Hills Stadium is… a secret VIP room

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

If you’ve been to any recent shows at the Forest Hills Stadium, which began hosting concerts again in 2013 for the first time since the ’80s, you know that there is absolutely no lack of porta potties around the venue. What you may not have known, is that one of those porta potties is a secret entrance to the most VIP seat in the house…

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Dolly Parton played Forest Hills Stadium, continuing tour in July (pics, video, setlist)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Dolly Parton is currently on her Pure & Simple tour, her biggest tour in more than 20 years. Its latest leg wrapped up in Pittsburgh last night (6/28), after hitting NYC on Saturday (6/25) for a show at Queens’ Forest Hills Stadium…

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Van Morrison releasing a live album, touring, playing Forest Hills Stadium

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

The collection, It’s Too Late to Stop Now… Volumes II, III, IV & DVD, will feature three previously unreleased concerts recorded at Los Angeles’ the Troubadour, the Santa Monica Civic Auditorium and London’s Rainbow as well as a London show filmed for a BBC special that has never been commercially released. They’re also putting out a remastered version of the original LP…

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Flume releasing guest-filled album, touring, playing Forest Hills Stadium

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Australian electronic musician Flume will release his new album Skin on May 27 via Mom + Pop, and it’s got a pretty awesome list of multi-genre collaborators. There’s rising rappers Vince Staples, Vic Mensa and Allan Kingdom, veteran rapper Raekwon, alt-pop groups Little Dragon and AlunaGeorge, the one and only Beck, and more…

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Chris Stapleton played Coachella, playing Forest Hills in Queens (win tix)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Chris Stapleton is on tour now, having just played both weekends of Coachella. Pictures of his Weekend Two set are in this post.

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Dolly Parton announces tour including Forest Hills, releasing a new 2-disc LP

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Country icon Dolly Parton has announced what she’s saying will be her largest North Ameican tour in 25 years, with upcoming shows in 60 US and Canadian cities this spring/summer. The tour hits NYC on June 25 at Forest Hills Stadium

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