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Kate Nash stars in new Netflix pro wrestling series ‘GLOW,’ prepping new LP

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Kate plays Rhonda “Britannica” Richardson on the new Netflix series that is based on actual ’80s pro wrestling association GLOW (“Gorgeous Ladies of Wrestling”) and also stars Alison Brie and Marc Maron.

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Pride Island in pics (Tegan & Sara, Roisin Murphy, more)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Tegan & Sara, Years & Years, Roisin Murphy, and Gallant played Saturday (6/25) at this year’s new Pride Island concert series/cultural experience. Pride Island continues Sunday (6/26) with Nelly Furtado, after The March, which will be televised live this year for the first time.

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LCD Soundsystem @ Brooklyn Steel night 6 of June residency (setlist, pics, video)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

LCD Soundsystem continued to mix things up, just a tad, on their penultimate show of their June residency at Brooklyn Steel, throwing in early b-side¬†“Yr City’s a Sucker” for the first time this year…

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What’s going on Saturday?

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Dead & Co, Pride Island (Tegan & Sara, Roisin Murphy and more), LCD Soundsystem, Jason Isbell, YOB, Evan Dando, Summer Thunder, and more NYC-area show options for your Saturday.

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Melvins share “What’s Wrong with You” ft. Steve McDonald and That Dog’s Anna Waronker

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Featuring bassist Steve McDonald (also of Redd Kross) on lead vocals with That Dog’s Anna Waronker on backing vocals, “What’s Wrong with You” is a psych-punk-pop explosion.

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Monterey Pop screenings, photo exhibit & more Summer of Love stuff

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Catch the restored documentary in a theater near you, head to Morrison Hotel Gallery to check out a photo exhibit, and read a recap of a recent Q&A with D.A. Pennebaker. Also: watch Michelle Phillips play “California Dreamin'” at Monterey Pop 50 with The Head and the Heart.

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1967’s best rock bands still touring (The Who, Dead, Beatles, Clapton, Floyd, more)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

A companion guide to our list of the 50 Best Psychedelic Rock Albums of the Summer of Love. Catch one of the many great artists still playing clubs and stadiums in 2017….

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Pics/review: Tigers Jaw, Saintseneca & Smidley @ Webster Hall

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

The Tigers Jaw/Saintseneca/Smidley tour is about to come to an end, hitting Philly tonight (6/23) before wrapping things up in Boston on Saturday (6/24). Last night (6/22), the tour rolled through NYC for a show at Webster Hall…

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Goldie may have inadvertently confirmed theory on Banksy’s identity

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

One of the prevailing theories about the identity of anonymous prankster artist Banksy is that he is actually Robert Del Naja, aka 3D from Massive Attack. This theory may have been accidentally confirmed by fellow musician Goldie

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Five Notable Releases of the Week (6/23)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

This week’s Notable Releases include the highly anticipated Vince Staples album, a new “vocal” album by Laurel Halo, the impossible-to-classify Circle, and more.

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Jason Isbell & Amanda Shires honored Gregg Allman at the Beacon (pics, videos, setlist)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Allman sadly passed away earlier this year, and the Beacon was The Allman Brothers Band’s home in NYC before they called it quits in 2014. To kick off his 3-night run at that venue, Jason Isbell and his wife/bandmate Amanda Shires played two Allmans tunes…

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Bash & Pop reissuing their debut with 18 bonus tracks (listen to one)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Tommy Stinson‘s post-Replacements band Bash & Pop returned this year with Anything Could Happen (on Fat Possum), the loooong-awaited followup to their 1993 debut Friday Night Is Killing Me. On September 8, Friday Night Is Killing Me will receive an expanded reissue…

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watch !!! (chk chk chk) react to Elton John defending and playing their new record on his radio show

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Elton John recently played a !!! song on his Beats 1 Radio show and talked about reading the Uncut review of new album Shake the Shudder (6 out of 10) the night before and thinking the review was unfair.

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Municipal Waste drummer has a new vegan food truck; Tony Foresta responds to Kathy Griffin controversy

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Municipal Waste’s first album in five years is also out today and streaming.

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