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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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Jarvis Cocker, Kevin Shields & more playing Sigur-Ros-curated fest in Iceland

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Sigur Rós are hosting a festival called Norður Og Niður which will happen December 27 – 30 in Reykjavík, Iceland. The festival will mark the band’s first Icelandic shows in five years, and the initial lineup also includes Stars of the Lid, Juliana Barwick, Dan Deacon and more.

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Festival No. 6 takes place in Portmeirion (“The Village” in ‘The Prisoner’): lineup/tix

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Most people go to festivals because of the lineup, but here’s one where some might go just because of its location. Festival No. 6 happens September 7-10 in Portmeirion, the Welsh tourist village made famous at “The Village” in trippy’60s spy show The Prisoner. The Flaming Lips, Mogwai, Arab Strap, Kate Tempest, Jarvis Cocker and more…

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Festival No. 6 takes place in Portmeirion (“The Village” in ‘The Prisoner’): lineup/tix

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Most people go to festivals because of the lineup, but here’s one where some might go just because of its location. Festival No. 6 happens September 7-10 in Portmeirion, the Welsh tourist village made famous at “The Village” in trippy’60s spy show The Prisoner. The Flaming Lips, Mogwai, Arab Strap, Kate Tempest, Jarvis Cocker and more…

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Jarvis Cocker, Richard Hawley, John Grant & more covered Scott Walker @ Royal Albert Hall (listen)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

The BBC held a concert in celebration of the music of Scott Walker on Wednesday, July 25 at London’s Royal Albert Hall, as part of the annual Proms classical music festival. The event focused particularly on material from Walker’s first four solo albums following his departure from The Walker Brothers, released from 1967 to 1970…

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Five Notable Releases of the Week (4/28)

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This week’s Notable Releases include Feist’s most challenging album yet, Gorillaz’s guest-filled return, Young M.A’s promising debut EP, and more.

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UNKLE release new single (listen); James Lavelle curated ‘Daydreaming with Stanley Kubrick’ exhibit in London

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The Kubrick exhibit features contributions from Jarvis Cocker, Mick Jones (The Clash/B.A.D.), Max Richter, Michael Nyman, Daft Punk’s Thomas Bangalter, Beth Orton, Samantha Morton & Douglas Hart, and more.

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Video Of The Day #138: Jarvis Cocker

Source: Fuzzy Logic

Video Of The Day #138: Jarvis Cocker

There’s a bunch of videos out there. Some of them are good. Some of them are a cut above. I like to think my picks for Video Of The Day are a cut (or two) above.

Admittedly, I’m pretty much horrified by the state of affairs in the world today. Don’t even get me started on this Brexit nonsense. I believe no one has captured the sorry situation better than the one and only Jarvis Cocker. This French tv performance is a doozy, and really sums up the view from the 99%. Jarvis speaks the truth, y’all. 

[posted 6.24.16]

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Video Of The Day #138: Jarvis Cocker

Source: Fuzzy Logic

Video Of The Day #138: Jarvis Cocker

There’s a bunch of videos out there. Some of them are good. Some of them are a cut above. I like to think my picks for Video Of The Day are a cut (or two) above.

Admittedly, I’m pretty much horrified by the state of affairs in the world today. Don’t even get me started on this Brexit nonsense. I believe no one has captured the sorry situation better than the one and only Jarvis Cocker. This French tv performance is a doozy, and really sums up the view from the 99%. Jarvis speaks the truth, y’all. 

[posted 6.24.16]

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