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BBC 6 picks its 12 “essential” NYC albums (no Velvet Underground)

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Their list includes The Strokes, Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Interpol, The Rapture, Vampire Weekend and more (but no Velvet Underground, Sonic Youth, Ramones or Television).

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Grammys 2018 winners (War on Drugs, The National, LCD Soundsystem, Kendrick Lamar, Jason Isbell, more)

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Other winners so far include Alabama Shakes, Kraftwerk, Aimee Mann, The Rolling Stones, and more. Stay tuned for more winners to be revealed and highlights from the televised awards ceremony.

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BrooklynVegan Blog Radio on SiriusXMU: Playlist for January 24, 2018

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This week’s edition of BrooklynVegan Blog Radio featured songs by Hinds, Hop Along, Unknown Mortal Orchestra, Acid Dad, Preoccupations and more, plus cuts from The Breeders, Daniel Johnston, Royal Trux, LCD Soundsystem, King Krule, Sleater-Kinney, Porches, Yeah Yeah Yeahs and more.

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Bill’s Indie Basement: Favorite LPs of 2017

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This week it’s the Indie Basement picks for best LPs of 2017, tilting heavily to classic indie, college rock, and more.

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BrooklynVegan’s Top 50 Albums of 2017

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From Perfume Genius to Kendrick Lamar to Power Trip to Julien Baker, here are our 50 favorite albums of 2017.

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Racquet Club and Chris Broach’s SNST list their top LPs of 2017

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As the year winds down, we’ve been asking some artists what their favorite albums of 2017 were, and here’s two more lists from two acts who come from ’90s emo.

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BrooklynVegan Blog Radio on SiriusXMU: Playlist for December 20, 2017

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On this week’s show we look back at 2017 with songs from LCD Soundsystem, Glassjaw, Vince Staples, Bjork, King Krule, The National, The Feelies, Kendrick Lamar, Slowdive and tons more.

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SPIN’s 50 Best Albums of 2017

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Usual suspects like Kendrick, SZA, and Lorde, and some more surprising stuff too.

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James Murphy recovering from the flu but LCD Soundsytem’s BK Steel run rolls on (night 3 review, setlist)

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“Ten shows in a row in the middle of Flu Season,” James Murphy half-jokingly grumbled near the start of LCD Soundsystem’s third night of their 10-show Brooklyn Steel residency. He elaborated a song later, saying, “Monday I was totally sick, it was a real car crash. Worst singing I’ve ever done. But I’m on the way up now.”

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Pitchfork’s 50 Best Albums of 2017

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Drake, Lana Del Rey, Kendrick Lamar, SZA, Lorde, Julien Baker, Bjork, Fever Ray & more crack Pitchfork’s 50 best albums of 2017 list.

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NYC indie rock oral history ‘Meet Me in the Bathroom’ becoming documentary series

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Lizzy Goodman’s tell-all from the early ’00s NYC scene that gave us The Strokes, Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Interpol, and more will become a four-part series directed by Will Lovelace and Dylan Southern, who made the LCD Soundsystem concert doc Shut Up and Play the Hits.

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The Quietus’ Albums of the Year 2017

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Always one of the most unique year-end lists, UK site The Quietus have just revealed their Albums of the Year 2017. At #1 is Peasant by modern British Folk singer Richard Dawson.

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watch Metallica’s Lars Ulrich interview LCD Soundsystem’s James Murphy

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Metallica drummer Lars Ulrich has his own Beats 1 Radio show called ‘It’s Electric!’ where he brings on guests like his own band, Les Claypool, and Dave Grohl. The next two editions will have a slightly less expected guest…

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BrooklynVegan Blog Radio on SiriusXMU: Playlist for November 29, 2017

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This week’s playlist includes songs from Bjork, The Breeders, The Replacements, Django Django, US Girls, Guided by Voices, The Soft Moon, Angel Olsen, Tommy Keene, and more

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Rolling Stone’s 50 Best Songs of 2017

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Their #1 pick may surprise you.

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

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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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Rolling Stone’s Top 50 Albums of 2017

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#3 is the U2 album that isn’t even out yet. Can you guess #1 and #2?

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NME’s Top 50 Albums of 2017

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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

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

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Uncut’s Top 75 Albums of 2017

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As usual, Uncut‘s list has some similarities to their sister publication MOJO, but they have some other surprises in store too.

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MOJO’s Top 50 Albums of 2017

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Best of the Year Season continues, having begun last week with Rough Trade Shops’ list

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LCD Soundsystem on tour — pics, setlist & video from San Francisco show

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LCD Soundsystem are in the midst of the fall North American tour and with new album American Dream having been out for a couple months, they’re incorporating more and more of those songs into their set…

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