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Hangout Fest 2018 lineup (Kendrick, Killers, St Vincent, SZA & more)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Anderson. Paak, Odesza, Portugal. The Man, Dej Loaf, Manchester Orchestra and more are also playing.

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Slothrust cover Britney, Black Sabbath, Al Green & more on new EP (listen), touring

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Boston trio Slothrust have a new EP of covers, tilted Show Me How You Want it To Be, that puts their sludgy spin on songs by Al Green (“Let’s Stay Together”), The Turtles (“Happy Together”), Marcy Playground (“Sex and Candy”)…

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Manchester Orchestra, Tigers Jaw & Foxing played Terminal 5 (pics, setlist)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

The great triple bill of Manchester Orchestra, Tigers Jaw and Foxing brought their tour to NYC’s Terminal 5 on Friday night (9/29). Manchester are supporting their best album in a while, A Black Mile to the Surface, and they played a good chunk of that album…

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Tonight’s Concert Picks: Ani DiFranco at the Keswick Theatre, Manchester Orchestra at The Fillmore, The Bad Plus at Ardmore Music Hall

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Tonight’s Concert Picks: Ani DiFranco at the Keswick Theatre, Manchester Orchestra at The Fillmore, The Bad Plus at Ardmore Music Hall

Ani DiFranco | Photo by Joe Del Tufo | joedeltufo.com

Singer/songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Ani DiFranco makes a stop at the Keswick Theatre tonight following the release of her recent 20th studio album, Binary. After spending much of 2016 encouraging audiences to vote on her “Vote Dammit!” tour, DiFranco continues her political message with Binary — “As an artist, I like to be out in the world, and what initially compelled me was to try to push society to a better place,” DiFranco says of the album. Spoken word artist and poet Andrea Gibson will also perform. Watch DiFranco’s video ...

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Five Notable Releases of the Week (7/28)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

This week’s Notable Releases include Manchester Orchestra’s best LP in years, Vic Mensa’s long-awaited debut, Arcade Fire’s disappointing ‘Everything Now,’ and more.

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Tigers Jaw and Foxing to support Manchester Orchestra in October

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Tigers Jaw and Foxing to support Manchester Orchestra in October

Tigers Jaw | photo by Jimmy Fontaine | courtesy of the artist

If you were already super pumped for the Manchester Orchestra show this fall after catching its Free At Noon Concert, then you might want to sit down for this news. Not only will the Atlanta five-piece’s soaring sounds echo through The Fillmore in October, but they’ll be joined by Scranton duo, Tigers Jaw, and St. Louis post-rock outfit, Foxing. Holy emotional angst-fest.

Tigers Jaw has been on tour supporting their album, Spin, which recently drew a packed show at Union Transfer. Next month, they’ll ...

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Free at Noon Flashback: Manchester Orchestra captivates in soaring, momentous volumes

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Free at Noon Flashback: Manchester Orchestra captivates in soaring, momentous volumes

Manchester Orchestra | photo by Emma Silverstone for WXPN

If there’s one thing that Manchester Orchestra showed the packed Free at Noon crowd today, it’s that they have an insane superpower to effortlessly travel through moments of stripped, aching softness to hard-hitting, soaring volumes of power.

Being that it’s been ten years since their debut album, I’m Like I’m a Virgin Losing a Child, Manchester Orchestra’s sound has understandably morphed and grown along with them over time. Playing a few new tracks from their upcoming album, A Black Mile To The Surface, the Atlanta five-piece demonstrated a shift from heavy guitar jam builds to a ...

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Manchester Orchestra played the intimate Mercury Lounge (pics, setlist)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Manchester Orchestra are releasing their new album A Black Mile to the Surface in July and touring after, including a big NYC show at Terminal 5 in September. Last night (6/28), though, the band came to NYC for an intimate, last-minute show at Mercury Lounge…

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Minus the Bear playing NJ w/ Jane’s Addiction & Dino Jr, LI w/ Third Eye Blind, Manchester Orchestra & Kevin Devine

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They also have a Northwest run with This Will Destroy You.

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Andy Hull, Casey Crescenzo and Nathan Hussey @ Underground Arts.

Source: Jump Philly

Text by Donte Kirby. Images by Emily Dubin. The three passionate voices of Andy Hull, Casey Crescenzo and Nathan Hussey delivered an evening of acoustic majesty at Underground Arts for the last show of their tour. The night was a simple, intimate affair. Each artist walked to the stage, picked up their acoustic guitar and […]Andy Hull, Casey Crescenzo and Nathan Hussey @ Underground Arts.

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The Week’s Best Free MP3s, incl. Rosu Lup, Danielia Cotton and more…

Source: The Key (WXPN)

rosu lupRosu Lup will release a debut LP this coming winter (though they’ve been around much longer than that milestone indicates) and gave us a preview of the new material in this week’s Key Studio Session. Check out “In the Dark” … Continued

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Folkadelphia Session: Manchester Orchestra

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Photo by John VetteseOver four to five albums, Manchester Orchestra, led by Andy Hull, has continued to hone their sound and vision, existing somewhere between indie rock experimentation, arena rock magnitude, and the catharsis-laden chorus chanting of alternative rock. I hate to boil … Continued

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Monday Playlist: Pride Month!

Source: Rock On Philly

Happy Pride Month! Not only is June the month to celebrate the LGBT community, but it also happens to be the month the Supreme Court declared the right to same-sex marriage nation wide! This week’s playlist mirrors the love, equality, and pride this month has to offer so listen all week long and keep the good vibes going.

This heartbreakingly beautiful duet featuring two men for starters…

and HAIM for some sisters for change..

and The Roots with a softer side…

Listen to the full playlist here!

Featured Image by Guillaume Paumier via Flickr

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