Tag Archives: Pussy Riot

Japandroids, Superchunk, Lee Fields, Sylvan Esso & more added to 2018 SXSW lineup

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

More lineup additions this week include, Lucy Dacus, Pussy Riot, Speedy Ortiz, WAVVES, Classixx, Cold War Kids, G Flip and more…

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Boston Calling 2018 day-by-day lineups

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Day 1 has The Killers, The National, Paramore, Perfume Genius and more; day 2 has Jack White, QOTSA, Tyler the Creator, St Vincent, and more; day 3 has Eminem, Fleet Foxes, The Decemberists, and more.

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Boston Calling announces 2018 lineup

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

The 2018 edition of Boston Calling which happens May 25-27 at Harvard Athletic Complex. Curated as always by Aaron Dessner of The National, this year is headlined by Eminem, The Killers and Jack White, and will also feature Queens of the Stone Age, Paramore, Tyler the Creator, Khalid, Fleet Foxes, St. Vincent, and more…

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Jenny Hval played National Sawdust after Day For Night (pics of both)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Norwegian art pop musician Jenny Hval just made a short trip to the US in continued support of last year’s great Blood Bitch. She played day one of Houston’s awesome Day For Night festival (12/15), followed by a Brooklyn show…

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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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Day For Night 2017 schedule (Solange vs Jesus Lizard vs Mount Kimbie?)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Houston’s awesome Day for Night festival is less than two weeks away, and the schedule has now been revealed.

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Hangout Fest 2018 lineup (Kendrick, Killers, St Vincent, SZA & more)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Anderson. Paak, Odesza, Portugal. The Man, Dej Loaf, Manchester Orchestra and more are also playing.

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Day for Night 2017 lineup: Nine Inch Nails, Solange, Thom Yorke & lots more

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

The Houston festival happens December 15-17 and also features St Vincent, Tyler, The Creator, and James Blake,  The Jesus Lizard, Sky Ferreira, Jamie xx, Phantogram, Pussy Riot, Earl Sweatshirt, Laurie Anderson, Godspeed You! Black Emperor, Of Montreal performing Hissing Fauna You Are The Destroyer, En Vogue (!), and more.

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The Voice Project Goes to Bat for Political Prisoners Persecuted For Their Art Around the World

Source: New York Music Daily

This is the first and probably only piece about t-shirts you will ever find here, considering that New York Music Daily is hardly a fashion blog.

But these t-shirts are important. The Voice Project – who arranged for local lawyers and representatives to watch over Pussy Riot during the time they were political prisoners, to make sure they weren’t tortured or harmed – has just issued a series of shirts featuring mugshot-style pix of famous, politically engaged artists with individuals around the world who have been imprisoned – and in one instance, facing a death sentence – for their art.

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Pussy Riot added to Sound on Sound Fest

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Pussy Riot is the first announcement of the programming for the spoken word/comedy/podcast/panel stage of the festival.

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Pussy Riot Video Mocks Russian Prosecutor Accused of Corruption

Source: New York Times » Music

The Russian punk protest group sashayed back into the public debate with a sly rap video about corruption in the office of Prosecutor General Yuri Y. Chaika.

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ArtsBeat: Pussy Riot Releases ‘I Can’t Breathe,’ a Protest Song for Eric Garner

Source: New York Times » Music

Maria Alyokhina and Nadezhda Tolokonnikova worked with Richard Hell, Nick Zinner of the Yeah Yeah Yeahs and Andrew Wyatt of Miike Snow.

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ArtsBeat: Pussy Riot Coming to Brooklyn

Source: New York Times » Music

Nadezhda Tolokonnikova and Maria Alyokhina, who were released from a Russian prison last month, will appear at an Amnesty International concert at Barclays Center on Feb. 5.

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