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What’s going on Monday?

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Jenny Hval, LCD Soundystem, Yo La Tengo Hanukkah Night 6, Lil Uzi Vert, Mark Kozelek & Kevin Corrigan singing Christmas songs, an all-theremin holiday music show, and more Monday show options.

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Day for Night Saturday review (NIN, Cardi B, Lil B, Princess Nokia, more)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Texas is extreme– extreme everything. Hair is taller, drinks are a bit bigger than anywhere else, food portions tower and intimidate, and thankfully festivals like Day for Night in Houston are completely over the top…

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A Prairie Home Companion officially retitled ‘Live From Here’ (listen to 1st ep w/ Jeff Tweedy)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

After cutting ties with Garrison Keillor, A Prairie Home Companion has officially been retitled , as host Chris Thile informed the audience at NYC’s Town Hall on Saturday (12/16).

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Superchunk & Aparna Nancherla joined Yo La Tengo for Hanukkah night 5 (setlist, video)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

For indie rock fans, the fifth night (12/16) of Yo La Tengo’s Hanukkah celebration at Bowery Ballroom may have been the best, biggest yet.

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What’s going on Sunday?

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Yo La Tengo Hanukkah Night 6, LCD Soundsystem, Dave Harrington & Friends Holiday Spectacular, Lil Uzi Vert, Murray Hill, Justin Vivian Bond and more Sunday show options.

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Yo La Tengo Hanukkah Night 4: Half Japanese, John Hodgman, more (review, setlist)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Plus: Marshall Crenshaw and more Hanukkah fun. Who will be the special guests tonight?

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What’s going on Saturday?

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Yo La Tengo Hanukkah Night 5, Front Bottoms’ Champagne Jam, Kevin Devine, Psychic Ills, Black Marble, Jeff Tweedy, Taking Back Sunday and more Saturday show options.

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Kelly Lee Owens covered Aaliyah on new 12″ (listen), tells us about her favorite music of 2017

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Kelly Lee Owens’ self-titled debut has shown up on tons of year-end lists. But what are her 2017 favorites?

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Other Music & MoMA PS1’s label market & music festival returning for 2018 edition

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Among the announced 2018 events, there will be a tribute to Dead Moon’s Fred Cole in the form of a release party for Dead Moon: The Book with Toody Cole and Mississippi Records founder and editor Eric Isaacson, including rare ephemera and archival materials.

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GAS made one of the best albums of 2017 according to critics, postpones shows

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

He had to cancel his appearance at this weekend’s this weekend’s Day For Night festival, and he rescheduled his NYC show for March, right before he plays Big Ears.

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American Nightmare announce first album in 15 years, share first single

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Reunited hardcore greats American Nightmare recently teased something coming on Rise Records in February, and now we know that is indeed their first album since 2003’s We’re Down Til We’re Underground. It’s self-titled and due out on February 16…

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James Murphy recovering from the flu but LCD Soundsytem’s BK Steel run rolls on (night 3 review, setlist)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

“Ten shows in a row in the middle of Flu Season,” James Murphy half-jokingly grumbled near the start of LCD Soundsystem’s third night of their 10-show Brooklyn Steel residency. He elaborated a song later, saying, “Monday I was totally sick, it was a real car crash. Worst singing I’ve ever done. But I’m on the way up now.”

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DeJ Loaf shares “Big Ole Boss” prod. Zaytoven (who released a new mixtape)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

“Big Ole Boss” follows DeJ’s previous 2017 singles singles “Changes” and “No Fear,” and her debut album Liberated is due out in 2018.

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Bill’s Indie Basement (12/15): the week in classic indie, college rock, and more

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

This week: a premiere from Jorge Elbrecht, the man behind Lansing-Dreiden and Violens, the return of Total Control, long-awaited Brainiac vinyl reissues, new Melbourne band RVG, and a look back at Carl Newman’s pre-New Pornographer’s past.

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Sleep cancel Australian tour after booker was accused of sexual misconduct

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Dave Cutbush, company director of Perth-based touring company Life Is Noise, has been fired after admitting to allegations of sexual misconduct. In wake of the allegations, Sleep cancelled their tour that Cutbush booked.

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Notable Releases of the Week (12/15)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

This week’s Notable Releases include the conclusion of Brockhampton’s ‘Saturation’ trilogy, PacNW indie rock newcomers Special Explosion, the return of N.E.R.D., and more.

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Sylvan Esso cover Mister Rogers song “There Are Many Ways To Say I Love You”

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

It’s is part of a musical puppet tribute for Mr. Rogers’ Neighborhood’s 50th anniversary being staged in Minneapolis, with other contributions from Bonnie Prince Billy, Andrew Bird, and others.

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Yo La Tengo Hanukkah Night 3: Jim Jarmusch, Jon Benjamin & more (pics, setlist, video)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Plus: The Brothers Italiano (Jon Benjamin & Jon Glaser), and more Hanukkah fun. Tickets are still available for the five remaining shows.

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What’s going on Friday?

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

LCD Soundsystem, Yo La Tengo Hanukkah Night 4, Guided by Voices, Jeff Tweedy/Randy Newman/Aimee Mann, Lee Fields, Taking Back Sunday, Leif Vollebekk, Wreckless Eric, Matt Pond, PA, Tim Hecker, Murray Hill, and more Friday show options.

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Cardi B playing New Year’s Eve at Knockdown Center (tix on sale)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Cardi B has had undoubtedly the biggest musical breakout of the year, and the NYC rapper will wrap up 2017 with a small hometown show on New Year’s Eve.

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