Tag Archives: holiday music

Yo La Tengo Hanukkah Night 3: Jim Jarmusch, Jon Benjamin & more (pics, setlist, video)

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Plus: The Brothers Italiano (Jon Benjamin & Jon Glaser), and more Hanukkah fun. Tickets are still available for the five remaining shows.

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52 of the best indie holiday songs (listen to a playlist)

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Add an indie rock twist to your holiday season with festive tunes by Bright Eyes, Sufjan Stevens, Cat Power, Death Cab for Cutie, Low, The Shins, The Flaming Lips, Fiona Apple, Tegan & Sara, Cocteau Twins, Weezer, The Decemberists, The Raveonettes, Sharon Van Etten & many more.

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NYC holiday show roundup 2017: John Waters, Matisyahu, Rhett Miller, more

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Plus: Darlene Love, Ronnie Spector, Murray Hill, Landlady, Eliot Glazer’s Haunting Renditions, and more Christmas, Hanukkah and other holiday shows in NYC this season.

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U.S. Girls covered “Blue Christmas,” announce 2018 tour, playing SXSW

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Meg Remy will release her new U.S. Girls album, In A Poem Unlimited, early next year that she made with a live band. Check out “Velvet 4 Sale” and “Mad as Hell” for a taste. You can catch Meg and the awesome eight-piece live band version of U.S. Girls on tour in 2018 as well.

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holiday music roundup: Best Coast, Kevin Morby, Phoebe Bridgers, Marching Church & more

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It’s December — are you ready for holiday music?

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Girl Ray releasing holiday single (listen), announce 2018 tour

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“Christmas is great and everything but where are the indie bangers?” asks Girl Ray‘s Sophie Moss, who then answers her own question with the announcement of holiday single “(I Wish I Were Giving You A Gift) This Christmas”…

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Cheap Trick paid tribute to AC/DC’s Malcolm Young at Capitol Theatre (pics, video, setlist)

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Cheap Trick covered AC/DC’s “Highway to Hell” in tribute to their friend and onetime tourmate Malcolm Young (who died this weekend)…

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Courtney Marie Andrews covers “I’ll Be Home For Christmas” (listen)

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Courtney Marie Andrews’ stripped-down folky take on ”I’ll Be Home For Christmas” will appear on Amazon’s 2017 ‘Acoustic Christmas’ playlist, but first we’re premiering the song in this post.

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Aimee Mann, Randy Newman, Jeff Tweedy & more playing WFUV’s 2017 holiday show

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The 2017 lineup for WFUV’s annual “Holiday Cheer” benefit show has been announced with Jeff Tweedy, Aimee Mann, Randy Newman, and Lo Moon all playing NYC’s Beacon Theatre on December 15.

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Cyndi Lauper announces 2017 NYC “Home for the Holidays” show

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Cyndi Lauper‘s “Home for the Holidays” show at Beacon Theatre has become an annual NYC tradition, always bringing together a disparate group of great artists for a great night of music benefiting Cyndi’s True Colors Fund

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Sad13 releases new Xmas song, “MCGA”

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

“back in summer ’16 you follied with the mainstream. november was a brainfreeze. the world could end next year. you managed to avoid thanksgiving in post-election deep depression. …ask em how they voted when you’re going home this year.”

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Puss N Boots threw a Christmas Extravaganza @ The Bell House w/ Tommy Stinson, Mick Foley & more

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Puss N Boots were in fine spirits as they celebrated their Christmas Extravaganza with a sold out audience at The Bell House on Tuesday night (12/20)…

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Maxwell, Miranda, Parsley made “Too Many Santas” video during Santacon; Holly Miranda tells us her Top 10 of 2016

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This may be the only good thing to come out of Santacon, evern.

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Norah Jones played Colbert, touring; Puss n Boots playing Christmas show

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Norah Jones returned earlier this year with her sixth album Day Breaks on Blue Note, and she continued to support it by appearing on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert this week…

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Julien Baker lists her top 10 albums of 2016, released a holiday song

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Julien’s favorite albums of the year include Touche Amore (which she sings on), recent tourmates Kevin Devine and Lucy Dacus, and more.

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classic concert films ‘The T.A.M.I. Show’ & ‘Big T.N.T. Show’ now on Blu-ray; Ronnie Spector playing holiday shows

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Ronnie also plays the “Baby It’s Cold Outside: The Revlon Concert for the Rainforest Fund” benefit at Carnegie Hall with Bruce Springsteen, Sting and more.

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Fiona Apple shares anti-Trump Christmas song, playing Standing Rock benefit w/ TVotR, Devendra Banhardt & more

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Fiona Apple has shared an acapella anti-Trump version of Mel Torme/Nat King Cole’s holiday standard “The Christmas Song” starting with “Trump’s Nuts Roasting on an open fire”…

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Sloan’s Jay Ferguson tells us his Top 10 of 2016 ++ plus listen to Sloan’s new Christmas single

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Jay’s Top 10 includes The Lemon Twigs, The Avalanches & more. Sloan’s new holiday single is terrific.

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