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Soul Rebels playing Prodigy tribute with Talib Kweli, Pharoahe Monch, Krik Knight

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

In the wake of Prodigy‘s untimely death, Prodigy collaborators The Soul Rebels have turned their free BRIC Celebrate Brooklyn! Festival show in Prospect Park this Saturday (6/24) into a Prodigy tribute…

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Your Old Droog, Wiki, Edan, Heems, Jay IDK & Nasty Nigel played the Knit (pics, review)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Your Old Droog, Wiki and Edan headlined last night’s (6/21) BrooklynVegan-curated Red Bull Sound Select show at Knitting Factory Brooklyn with a collaborative set. The set began with just Edan on stage, spinning vinyl and rapping…

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Riot Fest update: Danzig playing ‘Danzig III,’ Wu-Tang playing ’36 Chambers’

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Yesterday, Riot Fest announced its day-by-day lineups, added Danzig to the lineup, and revealed that the final two full-album sets would be announced…

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Radiohead share video for ‘OK Computer’ outtake “Man of War,” filmed in Brooklyn

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

This Friday (6/23), Radiohead will release OKNOTOK, the 20th anniversary reissue of OK Computer with unreleased tracks from the era. After releasing the video for one of them (“I Promise”), they’ve now released a video for another…

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Heems releases new song off charity comp, playing benefit show

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

The compilation and Heems’ upcoming Brooklyn show will benefit the Unity Productions Foundation.

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Earth Girl Helen Brown (Heidi of The Sandwitches) released new EP ft Ty Segall, John Dwyer & more

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Watch the video for EGHB’s “Earth Elevator” and stream the whole tape.

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Pelican/5ive offshoot INTRCTPR releasing debut album (stream “Sandstorms”)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

INTRCPTR is a new instrumental rock duo with members of two well-respected instrumental rock bands: drummer Larry Herweg of Pelican and guitarist Ben Carr of 5ive (the Boston band, not the British boy band)…

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Gonerfest 14 initial lineup and tix: Feedtime, Derv Gordon (The Equals) & more

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Goner Records’ annual Gonerfest will hold its 14th edition from September 28 – October 1 in Memphis, TN. The initial lineup is out now…

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Shea Stadium’s Meadow St location closed for good

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

A couple months ago, Bushwick DIY spot Shea Stadium broke the unfortunate news that they lost their lease at 20 Meadow St and are forced to relocate. They were planning some final shows for this week, but sadly the venue was forced to close for good before all the shows could take place…

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Bomba Estereo opening for Arcade Fire & playing other shows, have a new single

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Arcade Fire continue to add interesting openers to their upcoming tour. Cumbia band Bomba Estereo were added to two dates and indie rock vets The Breeders were added to one. Bomba Estereo also have a few other things going on…

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Lizzo played Webster Hall with Brooke Candy (pics), playing Nashville Pride

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Lizzo’s tour with Brooke Candy stopped at Webster Hall on 6/15. Her upcoming dates include Nashville TN’s Pride Festival, alongside artists like Julien Baker, Big Freedia, and Ezra Furman.

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Sannhet celebrating new LP in a church with Miserable & Planning for Burial

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Heavy post-rockers Sannhet have signed to Profound Lore for the followup to 2015’s Revisionist (which came out on The Flenser). Their new album is called So Numb and it drops on August 25 via their new label home. The album was produced by Interpol/The National producer Peter Katis…

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Incantation releasing ‘Profane Nexus,’ touring with Marduk & Abysmal Dawn

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Swedish black metal vets Marduk ran into some trouble on a North American tour earlier this year, when their nazi accusations were brought up once again and their Oakland show was cancelled because of it. They are attempting another one in August and September with Incantation and Abysmal Dawn…

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Revolting Cocks playing ‘Big Sexy Land’ in full on tour with Front Line Assembly

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Industrial supergroup Revolting Cocks will be re-supergrouping for a tour this fall where they’ll play their debut album, Big Sexy Land, in full. The lineup is Chris Connelly, Luc Van Acker, Paul Barker and Richard 23.

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Cold Waves industrial fest happening in LA after Chicago in 2017 (lineups & tix)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Industrial/EBM fest Cold Waves has been going for five years now in Chicago, and this year’s they’re expanding to Los Angeles as well with Front 242, Revolting Cocks, Meat Beat Manifesto, Stabbing Westward and more playing…

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White Lung, Operators and more playing free Canada Day party in Brooklyn

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Canada is celebrating its 150th birthday this year and for Canada Day (July 1), The Well in Brooklyn is throwing a free party featuring Canadian music, food and drinks…

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