Tag Archives: Grandaddy

MST3K’s Joel Hodgson & Jonah Ray talk touring, music, Turkey Day, GWARbar & more in BV interview

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

We also asked Jonah about the new Grandaddy video he appears in, the band he’s in with members of Blood Brothers and Desaparecidos, and more.

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Rough Trade Shops’ Top 100 LPs of 2017

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

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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FYF Fest 2017 set times

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

LA’s impressive 2017 edition of FYF Fest happens July 21 – 23 at Exposition Park,with Bjork, Missy Elliot, Frank Ocean, Iggy Pop, A Tribe Called Quest, Nine Inch Nails, Solange, Run the Jewels, and tons more…

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FYF Fest 2017 day-by-day lineups ++ more acts added

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Missy Elliott and Bjork headline day one; Frank Ocean, A Tribe Called Quest and Erykah Badu headline day two; Nine Inch Nails, Iggy Pop and Solange headline day three. Among the new additions is Kelly Lee Owens’ US debut.

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FYF Fest 2017 lineup (NIN, Bjork, Frank Ocean, Solange, Missy Elliott, Cap’n Jazz, Iggy Pop, more)

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The stacked lineup also includes Erykah Badu, A Tribe Called Quest, Run the Jewels, Flying Lotus, MGMT, Anderson .Paak, Nicolas Jaar, Slowdive, Angel Olsen, and more.

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IDC: New Chastity Belt, Jay Som & Girlpool on the Indie Rock Hit Parade!

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IDC: New Chastity Belt, Jay Som & Girlpool on the Indie Rock Hit Parade!

Chastity Belt | Photo by Conner Lyons, courtesy of the artist

Here in Philadelphia, it’s super weird and wintry outside. I don’t like it one bit. But that mess isn’t about to affect the swift delivery of the Indie Rock Hit Parade to your headspace at 11pm ET on WXPN. Be sure to stay tuned after What’s The Frequency??? with John Vettese for a full two-hour IRHP that’ll feature some of today’s new album releases, including Jay Som‘s debut album and the fourth full-length from Tennis. Also in the mix are new tracks from Philly duo Girlpool, ...

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BrooklynVegan Blog Radio on SiriusXMU: Playlist for March 8, 2017

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This week’s show features Cherry Glazer, Priests, Downtown Boys, Alex Lahey, Julie Byrne, Ted Leo, Future Islands, Savoy Motel, Grandaddy, Spoon, New Pornographers and more.

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Free at Noon Flashback: Grandaddy celebrates release of new album, Last Place

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Free at Noon Flashback: Grandaddy celebrates release of new album, Last Place

Grandaddy | photo by Tiana Timmerberg for WXPN | spotlightviews.com

If you were to take a quick gander across the crowd at today’s Free At Noon, you might be confused as to what artist could possibly appeal to such a wide array of folks. That artist is 90’s indie outfit,  Grandaddy.

Completely packed in the World Cafe Live upstairs stage, fans young and old and in-between jammed along to Grandaddy’s afternoon set, which included a mix of past favorites and new tracks off their album released today, Last Place.

Wearing a neon orange flat rim hat and ...

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A Lost Machine: New Grandaddy, Jay Som and The Mountain Goats on the Indie Rock Hit Parade!

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A Lost Machine: New Grandaddy, Jay Som and The Mountain Goats on the Indie Rock Hit Parade!

Grandaddy | Photo courtesy of the artist

Just in time for a Friday night, the Indie Rock Hit Parade returns to you tonight at 11pm ET on WXPN. Stay tuned shortly after Making Time RADio with Dave P for a full two-hour show that, among other things, will feature a spotlight on the newly released album from this week’s Free at Noon guests, Grandaddy! The California band just put out Last Place, a terrific new album that happens to be their first in a decade. We’ll dig into that plus hear new tracks from dream-pop prodigy Jay Som ...

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Five Notable Releases of the Week (3/3)

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This week’s Notable Releases include the highly impressive debut by Holly Macve, and four long-running indie rock bands.

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Sharon Van Etten covers ’60 classic “The End of the World” for ‘The Man in High Castle’ soundtrack (listen)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

The soundtrack for Amazon series was curated by Danger Mouse features songs from its early-’60s covered by today’s artists, including Angel Olsen, Beck, Caron O, Kevin Morby, Norah Jones, Grandaddy, and Kelis.

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BrooklynVegan Blog Radio on SiriusXMU: Playlist for March 1, 2017

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This week’s edition of BrooklynVegan Blog Radio on SiriusXMU features lots of new music, including tracks by Depeche Mode, Father John Misty, Ride, Sylvan Esso, Grandaddy, Alex Lahey and more. BrooklynVegan Blog Radio airs Wednesdays at noon and midnight on SiriusXMU (Ch. 35).

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Grandaddy played first NYC show in over 10 years @ LPR w/ Beverly (pics/video, setlist, review)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Sure, the band looked a little older (so did most of the crowd) but otherwise little has changed for the Modesto, CA band whose new album, ‘Last Place,’ is a welcome return and whose sound hasn’t aged a bit.

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Hear Grandaddy’s first record in ten years via NPR First Listen, see them at Free At Noon this Friday

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Hear Grandaddy’s first record in ten years via NPR First Listen, see them at Free At Noon this Friday

Grandaddy | photo by Dan Cronin | via NPR

Indie rock veterans Grandaddy are back, and it sounds like they never left. It’s been more than ten years since Just Like the Fambly Cat, but on new record Last Place, the fuzz guitar and analog synthesizer remains gloriously intact over a forty four minute, twelve track set. It’s out this Friday, March 3rd, but you can stream it now via NPR First Listen.

The band kicks the album off right with lead single “Way We Won’t.” With its warm, heavy leads and space-y arpeggiator freakout in the second half, it’s Granddaddy at its ...

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SXSW adds Wu Tang, New Pornographers, Polica, Joey Bada$$, more to 2017 lineup

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

This update features some of the biggest names yet, including New Pornographers, Future Islands, Wu Tang Clan, Grandaddy, Joey Bada$$, Polica, Sylvan Esso, Royal Trux, Weezer, and Julie Byrne.

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BBC 6 Music Festival: 2017 lineup & tix

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

The BBC’s indie/alt station is throwing a three day fest in Glasgow featuring Depeche Mode, The Jesus & Mary Chain, Ride, Belle & Sebastian, Father John Misty, Sparks, The Wedding Present, The Shins, Warpaint, Edwyn Collins, Future Islands, and tons more

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listen to Grandaddy’s new LP ‘Last Place’

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Grandaddy’s comeback album, Last Place, is out next week and finds Jason Lytle and crew picking up right where they left off over a decade ago. The band’s easygoing style, fuzzy guitars, arpeggiating synths and Lytle’s world weary vocals, is ageless and Lytle’s lyrical themes of alienation…

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Band of Horses, Midlake, Franz Ferdinand, Grandaddy & Travis supergroup BNQT announce debut LP, share “Restart”

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

BNQT is conceived and led by Eric Pulido of Midlake, featuring Ben Bridwell of Band of Horses, Alex Kapranos of Franz Ferdinand, Fran Healy of Travis, Jason Lytle of Grandaddy with backing from other Midlake members McKenzie Smith (drums), Joey McClellan (guitar) and Jesse Chandler (keys).

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Newsworthy: 1/14/17

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Newsworthy: 1/14/17

Have you heard the word? Here’s a few items of interest you may want to know about.

The Raveonettes has announced a new record, 2016 Atomized, to be released as a digi album on February 17th and on CD and vinyl out April 21st and 22nd, respectively. The vinyl release is set to coincide with Record Store Day 2017.
   

Lo-fi North Carolina dream fuzzers elvis depressedly dropped a clutch of Left Coast dates. Support from Erik Phillips. Go see! 

ELVIS DEPRESSEDLY TOUR DATES


3/16 – Los Angeles, CA @ Junior High
3/17 – Santa Ana, CA @ Constellation Room
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Newsworthy: 1/14/17

Source: Fuzzy Logic

Newsworthy: 1/14/17

Have you heard the word? Here’s a few items of interest you may want to know about.

The Raveonettes has announced a new record, 2016 Atomized, to be released as a digi album on February 17th and on CD and vinyl out April 21st and 22nd, respectively. The vinyl release is set to coincide with Record Store Day 2017.
   

Lo-fi North Carolina dream fuzzers elvis depressedly dropped a clutch of Left Coast dates. Support from Erik Phillips. Go see! 

ELVIS DEPRESSEDLY TOUR DATES


3/16 – Los Angeles, CA @ Junior High
3/17 – Santa Ana, CA @ Constellation Room
...

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Menace Beach releasing new LP ‘Lemon Memory’ (streams), playing SXSW, tell us about their favorite songs of 2016

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Leeds indie rock true-believers Menace Beach will release their second album, Lemon Memory, on January 20 via Memphis Industries. Ryan Needham and Liza Violet know how to hit that sweet spot of warm n’ fuzzy, crunchy and catchy and fans of the new LVL Up and Car Seat Headrest LPs should take note…

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