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Rolling Stone’s 50 Best Songs of 2017

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Their #1 pick may surprise you.

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Grammys 2018 nominees (Kendrick, Jay-Z, SZA, Cardi B, LCD Soundsystem, Code Orange, more)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

2018 Grammy nominees also include Lorde, The War On Drugs, Arcade Fire, Gorillaz, The National, Father John Misty, Mastodon, Meshuggah, Rapsody, Migos, Tyler the Creator, Iron & Wine, and more.

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NME’s Top 50 Albums of 2017

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

NME have Liam Gallagher in the top 10, the polarizing Arcade Fire album, and a very highly-ranked Wolf Alice in their top 50 albums of 2017.

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Q Magazine’s Top 50 Albums of 2017

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

What does this long-running UK monthly music mag think is the best album of 2017?

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Rough Trade Shops’ Top 100 LPs of 2017

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It’s officially End-of-the-Year list season as Rough Trade Shops — always first out of the gate — have announced their Top 100 Albums of 2017…

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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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Record Store Day announces 2017 Black Friday exclusives

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

RSD Black Friday 2017 titles include the first-ever North American vinyl pressing of Neil Young’s ‘Harvest Moon,’ a 40th anniversary edition of Richard Hell & The Voidoid’s ‘Blank Generation,’ Tori Amos’ hair metal band Y Kant Tori Read and more.

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III Points Festival 2017 Friday pics & review (Gorillaz, Thundercat, more)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Miami’s art-focused music festival III Points began Friday, October 13 with an intense and impressive lineup. The festival’s focus is largely electronic music…

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

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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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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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Las Vegas killer reportedly had a room over Life is Beautiful fest too

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Las Vegas festival Life is Beautiful was headlined by Gorillaz, Chance the Rapper, Muse, Blink-182, and Lorde.

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Las Vegas killer reportedly had a room over Life is Beautiful fest too

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Las Vegas festival Life is Beautiful was headlined by Gorillaz, Chance the Rapper, Muse, Blink-182, and Lorde.

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Gorillaz brought out Yasin Bey, De La Soul & more at The Meadows (pics, video)

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Gorillaz also brought out Del the Funky Homosapien, Little Simz, Jehnny Beth of Savages and more at their headling set at The Meadows.

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Gorillaz played a secret NYC rehearsal show before The Meadows

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

The setlist contained some surprises attendees didn’t want to spoil, along with ‘Humanz’ songs like “Andromeda,” “Sex Murder Party,” and “We Got The Power,” as well as “Garage Palace,” a previously unreleased Little Simz collaboration that appeared as a bonus track in the ‘Humanz’ vinyl box set.

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Del the Funky Homosapien: “People Gotta Believe in You for You to Sell Anything. That’s Pimpology 101.”

Source: Jump Philly

  Del the Funky Homosapien hits Philly on Thursday, performing at CODA with Richie Cunning. Del has been on the scene since the early 90s. His cousin, Ice Cube, helped release his debut solo album. He blew up in the early 2000s after collaborating with Gorillaz. And Del has been making thought-provoking music ever since. […]Del the Funky Homosapien: “People Gotta Believe in You for You to Sell Anything. That’s Pimpology 101.”

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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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The Meadows 2017 set times (Gorillaz vs M.I.A., Weezer vs Nas)

Fortunately, there’s no overlap at all with Jay-Z.

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Outside Lands 2017 Friday pics (Gorillaz, Fleet Foxes, Belle & Sebastian, more)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Outside Lands kicked off in San Francisco on Friday (8/11) without A Tribe Called Quest, but with Gorillaz, Fleet Foxes, Alt-J, Future Island, Belle & Sebastian, Sleigh Bells, Little Dragon, Noname, Tove Lo, Henry Rollins, Dr. Octagon, Hamilton Leithauser, Hundred Waters, and more.

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Gorillaz headlined Outside Lands w/Pusha T, Little Dragon & more (pics, videos)

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Gorillaz brought along lots of special guests for their Outside Lands headlining set, including Pusha T, De La Soul, Del the Funky Homosapien, and Yukimi Nagano of Little Dragon.

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Daley: The Spectrum

Source: Short and Sweet NYC » Music

Daley: The SpectrumDaley
The Spectrum
(BMG/ The End Records)

Daley: The Spectrum

The Spectrum begins with the appropriately named “Introlude.” Simple synths and layered vocals crescendo to establish the atmosphere and lead into the album’s first full-length track.

“Until the Pain is Gone” (featuring Jill Scott) is a classic sounding slow jam with a hint of modern sound. It shows off the powerful and evocative vocals that Daley is known and celebrated for.

“Selfish” is even softer with sweet vocals and tapping bass and percussion that align perfectly with decisive sounding piano chords. But the lyrics are what really make this track stand out. The ...

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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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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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Gorillaz began ‘Humanz’ tour in Chicago w/ Vince Staples, Del & more (pics, setlist, video)

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Gorillaz began their tour in support of their new LP Humanz on Saturday night (July 8) at Chicago’s Northerly Island…

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watch People’s Champs’ new video ahead of tonight’s free show w/ Musiq Soulchild

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Brooklyn afrobeat/soul collective People’s Champs’ members have worked with Beyonce and Gorillaz, and they have a new video/single ahead of tonight’s FREE show in Prospect Park with Musiq Soulchild.

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