Tag Archives: Lydia Ainsworth

Perfume Genius & Lydia Ainsworth @ Music Hall of Williamsburg (night 4 pics)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

And that’s a wrap on Perfume Genius’ four small-ish NYC shows at Bowery Ballroom and Music Hall of Williamsburg. We already posted pictures, the setlist, and a review of night 3, and we’ve got pictures of night 4 in this post…

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Perfume Genius continued NYC run at MHOW with Lydia Ainsworth (night 3 pics)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Tuesday night’s show happened as the results of the special Senate election in Alabama were being tabulated, and Doug Jones’ victory was celebrated both on and off stage.

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NOIA’s recycled sonic collages live at Baby’s All Right on 04.22

Source: Deli Magazine NY

NOIA's recycled sonic collages live at Baby's All Right on 04.22
Main Artist covered in the blog (for charts): 
NOIA
Facebook ID: 
NOIAMUSICA
Genres (for charts): 
Electro-Pop/Synthpop
Region (for charts): 
NYC

NOIA is a sonic force to be reckoned with (and her taste for fashion is also remarkable). Having a professional background in sound design, mastermind Gisela Fulla-Silvestre creates entire noise foundations for her songs. Recycling and layering sonic artifacts like distortion trash and excess sound bites from films, the NYC via Spain producer creates sonic collages that serve as a bed on which her sensual vocals can lay. Her work, over anything else, feels artful, less ...

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SXSW adds a ton more artists to 2017 lineup

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Just-added artists include Savoy Motel, Sad13, Jay Som, Boogarins, Nicole Dollanganger, Los Kellies, Lizzo, Night Beats, Open Mike Eagle, Big Thief, Kadhja Bonet, Andrew Combs, GoldLink, Lisa Prank, Anna Meredith, Peelander-Z, Trapo, Vagabon, Cindy Wilson (of the B-52s), and many more.

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Release Roundup: nine new albums you should listen to this week

Source: The Swollen Fox

RAA Mended With GoldThe Rural Alberta Advantage – Mended With Gold
If you’ve liked The Rural Alberta Advantage’s first two albums, the indie-rock band’s third effort, Mended With Gold, should be right up your ally. This is a band that has long known its strengths and stuck to them. Often that can be a criticism, but The Rural Alberta Advantage’s frantic brand of folk-rock always keeps the music interesting. The trio can switch from soft and touching to loud and angry in the blink of an eye, and there’s something comforting about frontman Nils Edenloff’s nasally voice as he sings his narrative ...

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NYC artist on the rise: Lydia Ainsworth plays Rooftop Films on 05.31 + releases debut LP in June

Source: Deli Magazine NY

If in the 90s the world realized what women could do with a (distorted) electric guitar in their hands, the 10s will probably be remembered as the decade when femal musicians embraced technology to make some of the best records of the new millennium. Yes, we are generalizing of course, but if you can think of another decade that expressed this many female artists/sound designers/producers (Santigold, St. Vincent, Au Revoir Simone, Julia Easterlin and Tei Shi, to name just a few out of NYC) give us a shout. 

Emerging Toronto /Brooklyn artist Lydia Ainsworth belongs to this talented bunch. She’s ...

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