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Empyrean Atlas Bring Their Hypnotically Sparkling African-Inspired Sounds to South Williamsburg This Weekend

Source: New York Music Daily

Postrock band Empyrean Atlas play African juju mathrock. Or indie classical African juju music. Their music chimes, and sparkles, and often circles hypnotically Bandleader David Crowell’s mbira twinkles amidst the ripples of guitar from Andrew Smiley and Will Chapin. Their new short album Poly Rush is streaming at Bandcamp, and they’re playing the release show on an excellent twinbill on Nov 5 at 8 PM at Baby’s All Right. Similarly glimmering percussion group Ensemble Et Al open the show at 7; cover is $15.

Empyrean Atlas open their new album with the title track, which sounds like King Sunny  ...

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Coachella 2017 is the theme of this week’s BrooklynVegan Blog Radio on SiriusXMU

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

This week’s show has tunes by Kendrick Lamar Radiohead, New Order, The xx, Kaytranada, Schoolboy Q, Father John Misty, Hinds, Guided by Voices, Mitski, The Lemon Twigs, and more.

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Coachella 2017 lineup announced

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

As leaked, Radiohead, Beyonce, and Kendrick Lamar headline. It’s also the first announced US show for The Avalanches in 15 years.

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BAM R&B Fest 2016: free Brooklyn daytime Metrotech concert lineup (The Fatback Band, King Sunny Ade, Zapp & more)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

BAM’s annual summer R&B Festival which happens Thursdays at noon at MetroTech Commons at MetroTech Center from June 2 – August 4 (corner of Flatbush and Myrtle Aves in Brooklyn). All shows are free and open to the public. Th…

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2016 free Central Park Summerstage shows (Feelies, UMO, Empress Of, Cymande, Kamasi, King Sunny Ade, more)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Also: McCoy Tyner, Indigo Girls, Mbongwana Star, the Rock Steady Crew anniversary, La Femme, KING, Orlando Julius, Rodrigo Amarante, Boogarins, GoldLink, and still many more.

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SummerStage announces 2016 free show lineup: Feelies, Public Enemy, Unknown Mortal Orchestra, Indigo Girls & lots more

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Also: Neon Indian, psychedelic soul legends Cymande with KING, DJ Kool Herc, the annual Duck Down BBQ, Kamasi Washington, Blonde Redhead, Chairlift, Just Blaze and many more.

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