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The Meadows 2017 Sunday pics (RHCP, Nas, Ghostface Killah, more)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

The 2017 edition of The Meadows wrapped up Sunday with sets from Red Hot Chili Peppers, Sleigh Bells, Weezer, Nas, Ghostface Killah, Broken Social Scene, Action Bronson, and more.

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12 New York acts to see at The Meadows (and a chance to win tickets!)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

NYC festival The Meadows reps its hometown hard. We’ve made a list of 12 New York acts to see on their home turf at the fest this weekend.

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The Meadows 2017 set times (Gorillaz vs M.I.A., Weezer vs Nas)

Fortunately, there’s no overlap at all with Jay-Z.

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Soul Rebels returning to BK w/ Pete Rock & Smoke DZA (watch a video from their last run)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

The video is a tribute to James Brown and Nas — it has The Soul Rebels covering James Brown’s “The Boss” which they learned while touring with Nas, whose “Get Down” samples the song.

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The Meadows fest 2017 lineup & tix: Jay Z, RHCP, Gorillaz, Nas, Future, Weezer, more

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Jay Z, Red Hot Chili Peppers & Gorillaz headline, with Future, Nas, Weezer, Run the Jewels, Erykah Badu, M.I.A., LL Cool J, Action Bronson, TV on the Radio, Big Boi, Broken Social Scene, Migos, Blood Orange and more.

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Method Man & Redman touring around Bonanza fest, on a new Snoop Dogg song

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Utah’s Bonanza festival also includes Odesza, Lauryn Hill, Nas, Cut Copy, and more.

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Roskilde Festival lineup + Arcade Fire European tour dates

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

The lineup for Danish music festival Roskilde Festival has been released, and features a lot of the big names to be seen at other festivals this summer. The main headliners are Foo Fighters, A Tribe Called Quest, Arcade Fire, Justice, Moderat/Modeselektor, Solange, Trentemoller, The Weeknd, and The XX

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Main Source announce another reunion show, opening for George Clinton

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Main Source, the veteran hip hop crew who counted Large Professor as a member and were responsible for releasing Nas’ first-recorded verse (“Live at the BBQ”), reissued their 1991 debut Breaking Atoms earlier this year and reunited for their first show in over a decade. They’ve now added another show…

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Project Pabst Portland 2017 lineup & tix: Iggy Pop, Father John Misty, Beck, Nas Spoon & more

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Project Pabst has announced the lineup of it’s Portland edition, presented by MusicFestNW, which happens August 26 & 27 at Waterfront Park. It’s pretty stacked, with Iggy Pop, Beck, Nas, Father John Misty, Spoon, Die Antwoord, Whitney, and more. Da…

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Biggie died 20 years ago today; Brooklyn Nets, Puff Daddy & more pay tribute

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

The Nets are doing a big tribute when they play the Knicks this Sunday at Barclays Center, which currently has a Biggie pop-up shop. Faith Evans, Jadakiss, Nas, and more also paid tribute today…

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Main Source announce NYC reunion show & ‘Breaking Atoms’ reissue

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Hip hop vets Main Source, who counted legendary producer Large Professor as a member and helped launch Nas‘ career with his verse on “Live at the BBQ” (Nas’ first recorded verse), are back.

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Riot Fest Chicago 2016 – Saturday pics & review (Morrissey, Death Cab, Brand New, Fucked Up, Hives & more)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

The second day of Riot Fest Chicago (September 17) featured sets from Morrissey, Death Cab for Cutie, Brand New, Social Distortion…

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Netflix’s ‘The Get Down’ is out now (listen to the soundtrack & music from the show)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

The Get Down, the ambitious, pricey new musical drama set from filmmaker Baz Luhrmann (Moulin Rouge, William Shakespeare’s Romeo & Juliette) debuted on Netflix today…

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Black Moon, Smif-N-Wessun, Mobb Deep, Talib Kweli, Pete Rock & more upcoming NYC hip hop shows

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

There’s also a new Nas and Erykah Badu song.

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Erykah Badu playing DJ set at Output after Coney Island show ++ ‘The Land’ OST tracklist released

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Erykah Badu will be performing a string of shows this August and September, beginning with two NYC performances on August 3: she’ll be playing at the newly-opened Ford Amphitheater at Coney Island Boardwalk at 8 PM with openers Hiatus Kaiyote (tickets) followed by a DJ set at Output, under her alias DJ Lo Down Loretta Brown (tickets)…

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