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punk and fashion icon Judy Blame has died

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

His style, which featured bottle caps, safety pins, badges, toy soldiers, and other found items, helped define the look of the ’80s and ’90s, and he was an in-demand art director and image consultant, working with Boy George, Neneh Cherry, Kylie Minogue, Massive Attack and Bjork. He was 58.

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Mark Kozelek releasing 3 LPs, shares song about Florida shooting, playing shows

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

”Day In America,” which takes on the recent Florida shooting, is from Mark’s upcoming collaborative album with Donny McCaslin (David Bowie’s ‘Blackstar’) and Jim White (The Dirty Three). He’s also releasing a Sun Kil Moon album and an album under his own name.

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Jlin & Sadaf played the Interference A.V. festival at AMC Empire 25 (pics)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Last night (2/19), the three-night “Interference AV” festival began at the AMC Empire multiplex in NYC’s Times Square. Each night features experimental video collective Undervolt & co., who project immersive VJ sets on the movie screens during live musical performances…

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BrooklynVegan @ SXSW 2018: Lost Weekend returns (RSVP, save the date)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

We’ll be back at Cheer Up Charlies for three days of free Austin day parties again this year, in partnership this year with Margin Walker (the Austin-based company behind Sound on Sound and Fun Fun Fun Fest).

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Father John Misty shares new song “Mr. Tillman”

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Father John Misty has just shared a new song titled “Mr. Tillman,” which seems to be mostly sung from the point of view of a hotel’s staff to the singer. “You left your passport in the mini-fridge,” “don’t leave your mattress in the rain, you sleep on the balcony,” and “Jason Isbell’s here, as well/And he seemed a little worried about you” are just a few of the things they need to let him know.

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High Up (The Faint, Orenda Fink, ex-Bright Eyes, etc) releasing LP, touring (listen)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

High Up hail from the Omaha/Saddle Creek and their lineup includes some familiar faces, such as Orenda Fink (Azure Ray, Now It’s Overhead), her husband Todd Fink (The Faint), and Matt Focht (ex-Bright Eyes). Bright Eyes collaborator Mike Mogis produced their new album…

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Black Moth Super Rainbow announce new LP & tour (listen to “Mr. No One”)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Panic Blooms will be BMSR’s first proper studio album since 2012’s Cobra Juicy. “Mr. No One” will also be released as a 7″ with an Ariel Pink collaboration on the flip.

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Rainer Maria made a playlist of music they dig ++ win tix to their NYC show!

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

The playlist includes fellow indie/emo vets The Van Pelt (who open Rainer Maria’s Brooklyn show), as well as Limp Wrist, EMA, Flasher, Sade, Aye Nako, and more.

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Hot Chip’s Alexis Taylor announces new solo LP ‘Beautiful Thing,’ shares title track

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Alexis teamed with former DFA man Tim Goldsworthy for his new solo album that includes guest appearances by Royal Trux’s Neil Hagerty, Hot Chip’s Joe Goddard, and more.

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Courtney Barnett expands tour, playing Prospect Park w/ Julien Baker, Vagabon

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Courtney Barnett recently announced a new album and tour, including a Music Hall of Williamsburg show with Palehound that sold out almost immediately. She has now added many more dates…

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What’s going on Tuesday?

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Lightning Bolt, I’m With Her, Glasser, Portugal. The Man, Rich Brian, Harm’s Way, David Cross, Todd Barry, Phoebe Robinson, and more Monday show options.

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NYC comedy roundup: Mark Normand, Michelle Buteau, Nikki Glaser, Birbiglia & more

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Did you catch John Mulaney at Radio City or at one of the much smaller appearances he made recently? Here’s another listing of upcoming comedy shows.

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SNL’s Michael Che playing the Cellar, did Jean & John who covered Mountain Goats

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Tickets are on sale now for an upcoming Michael Che show, and for the next edition of Jean and John. Links and more on all that (and how much Jean Grae loved Black Panther), within…

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