Tag Archives: Lee Fields

Desert Daze fest announces 2017 set times

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Desert Daze takes place this weekend in Joshua Tree, CA with performances by Iggy Pop, Spiritualized, Courtney Barnett & Kurt Vile, Sleep (performing Holy Mountain), Unknown Mortal Orchestra, John Cale, Ty Segall, BADBADNOTGOOD, Panda Bear, Hope Sandoval, Eagles Of Death Metal, King Gizzard, Thurston Moore, The Make-Up, Ariel Pink, Liars, and tons more.

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BrooklynVegan Blog Radio on SiriusXMU: Playlist for July 5, 2017

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

On today’s edition of BrooklynVegan Blog Radio, we’re peppering our playlist of new music (from the likes of Arcade Fire, Panda Bear, War on Drugs, St. Vincent, Liars and more) with a few Grateful Dead covers as a tip of the hat to Dead & Co’s recent shows in NYC and Chicago.

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Desert Daze 2017 lineup additions: Panda Bear, John Cale, The Make-Up, Liars & more

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

The 2017 edition of Desert Daze happens October 12 – 15 at The Institute of Mentalphysics in Joshua Tree, CA.

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Outside Lands 2017 daily lineups & single-day tickets

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

The San Francisco fest includes The Who, Metallica, Gorillaz, Queens of the Stone Age, A Tribe Called Quest, Solange, Fleet Foxes, Dr. Octagon, and more.

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Outside Lands 2017 lineup (The Who, Metallica, Gorillaz, QOTSA, Fleet Foxes, ATCQ, more)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

The stacked lineup also includes Alt-J, Belle & Sebastian, Solange, Future Islands, Schoolboy Q, Little Dragon, Kaytranada, Action Bronson, Thundercat, Warpaint, Dr. Octagon, and more.

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Track Premiere: The Remix of Vincent John’s “The Great Vibration.”

Source: Jump Philly

Vincent John has largely been working behind the scenes in recent years, writing, recording and performing with other acts, including the retro-soul act Lee Fields and The Expressions. But he’s now putting out his own work, starting last fall with a four-track EP, called Never Go Back. Today, we’re premiering the remix of one of those tracks, […]Track Premiere: The Remix of Vincent John’s “The Great Vibration.”

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A Guide to the 2017 Savannah Stopover

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Now in its seventh year, the Savannah Stopover has been offering music fans and artists a taste of SXSW but at a more civilized pace. Over the course of three days, over 80 bands will play at a dozen or so Savannah venues all of which are within walking distance of each other. Check out who we recommend…

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El Michels Affair releasing another Wu-Tang covers LP (stream “Tearz” ft. Lee Fields & The Shacks)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Back in 2009, El Michels Affair — the NYC instrumental/soul band with members of The Dap-Kings, The Menahan Street Band, The Budos Band, and more — released Enter the 37th Chamber, an album of live-band Wu-Tang Clan covers. Now they’re following it with another one, Return to the 37th Chamber, on April 14 via Big Crown Records…

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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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11 New Albums Your Parents Might Like (to play at Thanksgiving)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Margo Price, Mavis Staples, Kevin Morby and 8 more albums worth your (and your parents’) Thanksgiving time.

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Five Notable Releases of the Week (11/4)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

We’re just days away from Election Day, and that surely impacted some of today’s new albums…

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Blood Orange, Kamasi, Jamila Woods & more playing Boiler Room weekender ++ related streams

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Check out the Boiler Room weekender lineup and stream Jamila Woods’ album, which features Kweku Collins and Noname, who also have great new albums…

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Sharon Jones playing James Brown tribute in NJ w/ Bettye LaVette & Lee Fields ++ “Home for the Holidays” shows

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Sharon Jones & The Dap Kings are currently on their tour with Hall & Oates and Trombone shorty which wraps up later this month. The band have a couple fall dates coming up, including two just-announced “Home for the Holidays” shows…

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Wild Nothing, Lee Fields, Woods, Porches & more played the Festival of Independence (pics)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

photos by Greg Cristman

The Festival of Independence made its return to South Street Seaport for two days this past holiday weekend, bringing loads of live free music to the busy tourist area on Sunday, July 3 and Monday, July 4…

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4th of July 2016 weekend NYC event guide

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Looking for a good show this holiday weekend? We’ve got you covered.

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Scenes From Make Music Philly Day 2014.

Source: Jump Philly

Images by Beth Ann Downey and G.W. Miller III. We were all over the place on Saturday for the second annual Make Music Philly celebration. More than 300 musicians – ranging from classical pianists to funk masters, jammed at more than 56 locations – from street corners to the Great Plaza at Penn’s Landing, for […]

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Listen to a new Lee Fields song, “I’m The Man” (playing Union Transfer 12/13)

Source: The Key (WXPN)

Photo of Lee Fields at WXPN's Non-Comm by Joe Del Tufo

Photo of Lee Fields at WXPN’s Non-Comm by Joe Del Tufo

“I’m The Man” by Lee Fields and the Expressions is the first side of the first 45 in Truth & Soul’s Soul Fire Box Set for Record Store Day. Sixten songs in all, there are eight singles on 7″ vinyl in the set, culled from some of the rarest sides of the Soul Fire catalogue. The song below is an ultimate slice of James Brown-esque from Lee, who’ll be playing Union Transfer on Friday, December 13th with Market East and Aaron & The Spell. Go here for tickets

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Just announced: Lee Fields playing at Union Transfer in December

Source: The Swollen Fox

Soul artist Lee Fields and his band The Expressions have been on tour for the past couple of weeks and will continue on in support of last year’s Faithful Man through most of November. None of those dates included in a stop in Philadelphia, but Fields has just added one in December. He’ll play at Union Transfer on Friday, December 13th; tickets go on sale tomorrow at noon via TicketFly.

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The Winning Ticket: Lee Fields & The Expressions @ 9:30 Club, 10/17/13

Source: We Love DC » Music

LeeFieldsFAs a way to say thanks to our loyal readers, We Love DC will be giving away a pair of tickets to a 9:30 Club concert to one lucky reader periodically. Keep your eyes open for opportunities to find out what tickets we’re giving away, and leave a comment for your chance to be the lucky winner!

Today, we are giving away a pair of tickets to see Lee Fields and the Expressions at the 9:30 Club on Thursday, Oct. 17.

Mr. Fields, a southern soul singer, has been on a resurgence lately, putting out several well-regarded albums with The ...

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