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Lee Ranaldo discusses his 13 favorite albums

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Lee’s favorite albums include Glenn Branca, Sibylle Baier, Grateful Dead, The Beatles, and more.

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DOC NYC film fest starts today: Bowie, Agnostic Front, The Beatles & lots more

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

The annual DOC NYC festival runs today (11/9) through Thursday, November 16 at IFC Center, Cineopolis Chelsea and the SVA Theatre, screening a wide array of documentaries. As always there a a bunch of music documentaries…

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Sharon Van Etten preps deluxe reissue of debut LP, shares “I Wish I Knew”

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

The new edition of the skeletal, intimate album, renamed (it was) Because I Was in Love, will be out November 17 via Vinyl Me, Please and features new artwork and two bonus tracks.

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Five Notable Releases of the Week (9/15)

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This week’s Notable Releases include Myrkur’s genre-defying new album, Hundred Waters’ anticipated return, Lee Ranaldo’s dark, psychedelic new album, and more.

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Lee Ranaldo, Bridget St. John & more playing upcoming Wesley Stace’s Cabinet of Wonders shows

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Wesley Stace has announced the lineups for the next three editions of his “Cabinet of Wonders” music/comedy/literature series at NYC”s City Winery. Bridget St. John will be performing the songs of Kevin Ayers with Ayers’ daughter Gaylen at the November edition.

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NY Guitar Fest 2017 schedule (raga marathon, Lee Ranaldo, EMA, Mirah, Margaret Glaspy, more)

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The festival begins this Thursday (5/18) and runs through June 8, also including Marc Ribot, Steve Gunn, Gyan Riley, Trixie Whitley, Ava Mendoza, Indian slide guitarist Debashish Bhattacharya, and more.

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pics/videos: Richard Thompson, Lenny Kaye, Will Sheff, Lee Renaldo & more @ Leonard Cohen tribute at MHOW

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Tuesday night (1/24) was the “Sincerely L. Cohen: A Celebration of Leonard Cohen” tribute at Brooklyn’s Music Hall of Williamsburg, which featured loving renditions of his songs as well as readings of his poetry.

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Will Sheff, Lee Ranaldo, Cassandra Jenkins, Josh Ritter & more playing Leonard Cohen tribute in Brooklyn

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Proceeds from this tribute benefit the Preemptive Love Coalition

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Kim Gordon’s Body/Head announce new LP ‘No Waves’; Lee playing NYC tonight

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

The album was recorded live at Body/Head’s 2014 Big Ears set, and features a 23-minute version of “Abstract” and “Actress.”

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What’s going on Friday?

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Tonight’s NYC shows include Carsick Cars, Lee Ranaldo, Daughters, Nico Muhly, Satan, PWR BTTM, Big Freedia, and more.

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Anohni, Yo La Tengo, Laurie Anderson, David Johansen & more paid tribute to Lou Reed @ Lincoln Center (pics + video)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

‘The Bells: A Daylong Celebration of Lou Reed’ was an all-day event as part of Lincoln Center Out of Doors Festival.

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ANOHNI, David Johansen, Lenny Kaye, Emily Haines & lots more appearing at Lincoln Center’s all-day Lou Reed tribute

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

This free all-day event, features films, live music, art, and meditation, and more. More names: Lee Ranaldo, Steve Shelley, Doveman, JG Thirlwell, Jon Spencer, Mark Kozelek, Victoria Williams, John Zorn, Kim Cattrall (?!), Steve Buscemi and still more.

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Day of the Dead: Various Artists

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Day of the Dead: Various Artists

Day of the Dead: Various Artists

The musical influence of a band like The Grateful Dead is immense, but the new, colossal, 59-song Day of the Dead compilation gives a sense of it’s real reach. It was produced by Bryce and Aaron Dessner of The National, who have two songs included on the album themselves. It features Grateful Dead covers from a diverse group including bandmates Bob Weir, who joined Wilco, The National and Bruce Hornsby to newer indie bands like Real Estate and The Tallest Man on Earth.

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Lee Ranaldo and Leah Singer performing “Sight Unseen” art piece at ISSUE Project Room

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Sonic Youth’s Lee Ranaldo is staying busy as always with projects of all shapes and sizes. Right now he’s getting ready to put on a special performance art piece called “Sight Unseen,” a collaboration with visual artist Leah Singer which happens June 30 at ISSUE Project Room in Brooklyn…

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Outer Spaces made a video for “Born Enemy,” streaming LP, on tour, playing NYC with Kino Kimino

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Outer Spaces, the current band of Cara Beth Satalino (ex-Witches), release their debut album A Shedding Snake today on Don Giovanni. Like early EPs and singles hinted, it’s poppy/punky/folky indie rock that fans of the Hop Along/Waxahatchee crowd or You Are Free-era Cat Power should probably give a spin…

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Five Notable Hours of the Week (aka the new Grateful Dead tribute album)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

This is a slower release week, and there’s one highly-anticipated release that’s five and a half hours long. In lieu of that, today “Five Notable Releases” becomes “Five Notable Hours.”

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Five Notable Hours of the Week (aka the new Grateful Dead tribute album)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

This is a slower release week, and there’s one highly-anticipated release that’s five and a half hours long. In lieu of that, today “Five Notable Releases” becomes “Five Notable Hours.”

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