Tag Archives: Porches

SXSW announces second round of 2018 artists

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Among the just-announced acts are Andrew WK, Basement, Boy Harsher, The Dwarves, Moon King, Mothers, Palm, Porches, Pure Bathing Culture, Shame, and Tancred. SXSW Music Festival happens March 12 – 18 in Austin, TX.

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Porches unveils video for “Find Me” off upcoming album

Source: Deli Magazine NY

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After much anticipation, NYC-based Porches, the synth-pop project of Aaron Maine has recently announced that January 2018 will mark the arrival of a new LP. The record titled The House, comes on the heels of 2016’s Pool and was the result of an 18-month stretch of intermittent recording. Says Maine, "The House is a diary. The House ...

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Porches announce new LP, ‘The House,’ shares new single “Find Me”

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Porches’ new album features contributions from Dev Hynes, (Sandy) Alex G, and more.

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Join in the celebratory sounds of Belle and Sebastian’s new song “We Were Beautiful”

Source: The Key (WXPN)

Join in the celebratory sounds of Belle and Sebastian’s new song “We Were Beautiful”

Belle and Sebastian | photo via artist’s Facebook page

Before Belle and Sebastian take on the Mann Center tomorrow for an uber lineup consisting of them, Andrew Bird and Porches, they’ve shared a new track for us. Though called “We Were Beautiful,” I cornily advocate for a title change to present tense because this track is a downright lovely piece of indie pop.

Right from the get-go, “We Were Beautiful” lifts off at full force — racing atop a muted hyper-drive foundation of sounds. Gradually adding in front man Stuart Murdoch’s hushed vocals, the song fuses into a mix of speeds and ...

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Joey Bada$$, Vic Mensa, more to play inaugural Spaceland Block Party in L.A.

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Spaceland Block Party will debut in LA this September with sets from Joey Bada$$, Vic Mensa, The Horrors, Black Kids, Wavves, Preoccupations, Porches, Tijuana Panthers, Oddisee & Good Compny, LVL UP, Slothrust, Bayonne, Mourn, Dude York, Palm, Wilsen, Alex Cameron, and others.

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Hear Porches’ auto-tune stripped remix of (Sandy) Alex G’s “Sportstar”

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Hear Porches’ auto-tune stripped remix of (Sandy) Alex G’s “Sportstar”

Alex G | photo by Tonje Thilesen | courtesy of the artist

(Sandy) Alex G’s Rocket is a mighty fine, complex collection of some of his most eclectic, genre-crashing gems to date. One of these standout beauties is the dreamlike ballad “Sportstar,” in which frontman Giannascoli warps his voice with otherworldly auto-tune amidst a thick atmospheric soundscape of gauzy guitars and echoing piano. Aaron Maine’s NY-based synth-pop project, Porches, recently remixed the surreal tune, providing a clarified, breezy companion

Stripping away layers of vocal processing, Porches’ remix of the song summons the deeper and tad demonic Alex G monotone that we all know and love, while spicing it ...

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Outside Lands 2017 daily lineups & single-day tickets

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

The San Francisco fest includes The Who, Metallica, Gorillaz, Queens of the Stone Age, A Tribe Called Quest, Solange, Fleet Foxes, Dr. Octagon, and more.

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Outside Lands 2017 lineup (The Who, Metallica, Gorillaz, QOTSA, Fleet Foxes, ATCQ, more)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

The stacked lineup also includes Alt-J, Belle & Sebastian, Solange, Future Islands, Schoolboy Q, Little Dragon, Kaytranada, Action Bronson, Thundercat, Warpaint, Dr. Octagon, and more.

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Festival NRMAL: 2017 lineup and tickets

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

The Mexico City festival, which takes place right before SXSW, this year features The Brian Jonestown Massacre, Tortoise, Psychic TV, Porches, Moon Duo, Holy Wave, Circuit des Yeux, and lots more.

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Belle & Sebastian playing shows with Spoon, Andrew Bird, Julien Baker & more around Panorama

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

They’re playing the Saturday of Panorama in NYC, sharing the bill with Tame Impala, Alt-J, Pinegrove and more. The band will release a new album later this year.

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Tiny Engines bands’ top LPs of 2016 (Signals Midwest, Look Mexico, more)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Also check out lists from label co-founder Will Miller and label employee Karl Kuehn (who fronts Museum Mouth).

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Everything But the Girl’s Ben Watt shares his Top 50 Songs of 2016 playlist

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Ben’s list includes tracks by Karl Blau, Whitney, Solange, Angel Olsen, Jim James, Weyes Blood, Half Waif, Alex Cameron, Anderson .Paak, Quilt, Ryley Walker and more.

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The Range tells us his Top 10 LPs of 2016

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

“Attempting to look at the bright side of a year that I am grateful is ending, 2016 has been a very forward year for electronic music,” Says The Range’s James Hinton. “For the first time in a while I think you can argue that there is no major genre collusion and that has led to some new and interesting risks being taken which feels fresh and exciting to me.”

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Kenny of White Lung discusses his favorite albums of the year

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

From big pop like Kanye and Rihanna to small post-punk like Soft Kill and Lust For Youth.

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Pitchfork’s Top 50 Albums of 2016

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Both Knowles sisters are in the top 3. Can you guess which one is #1?

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Pavo Pavo tell us their Top 10 LPs of 2016, play Landlady Holiday Spectacular tonight (w/ Lady Lamb & much more)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Tonight’s ‘Landlady Holiday Spectacular’ also features Chrome Sparks, Lady Lamb The Beekeeper, Steve (of Delicate Steve), The Westerlies, Ex Reyes, Jeff Curtin & His Magic Theremin, Joanna Sternberg, and Uncivilized all playing, along with Landlady and something called “Crooklyn Rockers: A Very Natty Christmas.”

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Best Weekend Ever: Made In America And More

Source: Rock On Philly

Labor Day Weekend is here. That means Made In America is back at the Parkway for the weekend for a wild time. If you can’t make it to the festival, there are other shows and events happening all over the city for the holiday weekend.

 

Best Weekend Ever: Made In America And More

Photo by Stephanie DeFeo

Thursday 9/1:

Night Market is back, this time at Front and Snyder. There will be many different cuisines to try and free live music. It may rain, but the market will be set up under an overpass so staying dry should be no issue. Come bring your friends and go ...

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Pre-Made In America Interview With Porches

Source: Rock On Philly

Pre-Made In America Interview With Porches

Featured photo by Jessica Lehrman

 

Porches aka Aaron Maine released his second studio album Pool in February through Domino Records. The album was recorded in his bedroom in New York. He will be performing a set at Made in America over Labor Day weekend in Philly and we got a few questions answered prior to his performance.

 

 

 

Rock On Philly: Your first date on the tour is Made in America. How will that set the tone for the rest of your tour dates?
Aaron Maine: Exciting to play new songs, wear new things, and put on a really ...

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Pitchfork Festival 2016 day 3 in pics (FKA twigs, Kamasi, Miguel, The Hotelier, LUH & more)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

After Friday and Saturday, the 2016 Pitchfork Music Festival wrapped up on Sunday (7/17)…

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