Tag Archives: Rips

Bryant Park hosts third annual Emerging Music Festival on 8.18 & 8.19

Source: Deli Magazine NY

Bryant Park hosts third annual Emerging Music Festival on 8.18 & 8.19
Main Artist you are covering (it will be added to our charts): 
Landlady
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landladyband
Genres (for charts, pick one): 
Indie Rock
Region (for charts, pick one): 
NYC

When it comes to the local NYC scene, Bryant Park’s Emerging Music Festival (EMF) is the place to be. Returning for its third year, the festival is a hotbed for community and creativity. As the city’s only exclusively local festival, EMF is a can’t miss opportunity for everyone interested in keeping up to date with the scene. And ...

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Bryant Park hosting free music festival Emerging Music Fest in August

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

The NYC festival includes on-the-rise local acts, including RIPS, Breanna Barbara, Cassandra Jenkins, Landlady, 79.5, and more.

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Rips celebrate debut LP release at Baby’s All Right on 07.01

Source: Deli Magazine NY

Rips celebrate debut LP release at Baby’s All Right on 07.01
Main Artist covered in the blog (for charts): 
Rips
Facebook ID: 
RIPSBAND
Genres (for charts): 
Garage Rock
Region (for charts): 
NYC

Brooklyn rockers Rips made a name for themselves in the local scene with the sheer number of shows they’ve played since forming in 2013, and a sound that blends rawness and melody. Their debut, self-titled LP took a while to take shape but is finally being released this summer. In their preview single “Malibu Entropy” (streaming below,) they maintain the fuzzy, punhcy sound and casual attitude of garage rock, while adopting dreamy melodies and guitar progressions ...

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RIPS ready debut LP produced by Parquet Courts’ Austin Brown (listen), playing shows

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

New York band RIPS are students of their home city’s rock history, with a major in late ’70s sounds like Television, The Feelies (and other Ork Records groups). The band’s debut album, which was produced by Austin Brown of Parquet Courts, will be out June 16…

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What’s going on Friday?

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Tonight’s NYC-area things to do include Four Tet, the WFMU Record Fair, Prince’s former band The Revolution, Diana Ross, Brian Wilson Presents ‘Pet Sounds,’ Arto Lindsay/Beauty Pill, Life of Agony, and more.

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What’s going on Friday?

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Tonight’s NYC-area things to do include Four Tet, the WFMU Record Fair, Prince’s former band The Revolution, Diana Ross, Brian Wilson Presents ‘Pet Sounds,’ Arto Lindsay/Beauty Pill, Life of Agony, and more.

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The Molochs released new LP (listen), touring after SXSW, playing 4-show NYC residency w/ Cosmonauts

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

California’s The Molochs released America’s Velvet Glory back in January, a terrific collection of ’60s-ish psych pop with a whiff of new wave that recalls, more than anything, the heyday of the LA ’80s Paisley Underground scene…

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more Shea Stadium shows moving, including No Joy, Homeshake, The Parrots & Francis Lung

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Shea Stadium recently announced they’d be closing for two weeks, and since that announcement they’ve begun to relocate shows

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Turn to Crime releasing new LP ‘Secondary’ (listen), touring

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Detroit band Turn to Crime will release their new album, titled Secondary, this Friday (2/3) via frontman Derek Stanton’s own Mugg & Bopp Records. It’s been an intense couple years for Stanton…

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What’s going on Monday?

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Alex Cameron, Paul Collins, Mike Birbiglia and more NYC-area show options for your Monday.

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Acid Dad headlines Baby’s All Right on Sat 12.17 with Gymshorts and Rips

Source: Deli Magazine NY

Acid Dad headlines Baby's All Right on Sat 12.17 with Gymshorts and Rips

Main Artist covered in the blog (for charts): 
Acid Dad

Facebook ID: 
aciddad

Genres (for charts): 
Garage Rock

Region (for charts): 
NYC

Our Best Emerging of NYC band or 2015, psych garage trio Acid Dad will be headlining Baby’s All Right on Saturday 12.17 with two other gritty vintage sounding local bands, Gymshorts and Rips. Enjoy their tunes below, but if you want to experience their true brute sonic power (and irresistible sensual antics), don’t miss them live!

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Playlist! Oh My Rockness’ list of ‘NYC’s Hardest Working Bands of 2016’

Source: Deli Magazine NY

Playlist! Oh My Rockness' list of 'NYC's Hardest Working Bands of 2016'
Main Artist covered in the blog (for charts): 
Sic Tic
Facebook ID: 
sictic
Genres (for charts): 
Psych Rock
Region (for charts): 
NYC

Our friends at OhMyRockness know a thing or two about what band plays where in NYC, and every year in December they publish the list of the local artists that played the most shows in the past 12 month: it’s the ‘NYC’s Hardest Working Bands of 2016’ list. It must be noted that, since OMR’s deals with "Indie Rock" live listings, you won’t find any songwriters or DJs or funk bands in this list. ...

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Parquet Courts’ Austin Brown talks Rihanna, 2016 highlights & this weekend’s Knockdown Center show (win tix!)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Plus: did you know Parquet Courts were nominated for a Grammy this year?

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Axis: Sova released new LP (listen), on tour with 2 NYC shows this weekend

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

On previous Axis: Sova releases, Chicagoan Brett Sova was a one-man-band, sometimes recording on his iPhone. For his new album, ‘Motor Earth,’ (his second for Ty Segall’s God? imprint), Axis: Sova bravely made the leap to both recording as an actual band and mid-fi production.

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What’s going on Thursday?

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Sampha, Skeletonwitch, Mexrrissey, Boss Hog, Hollerado, Dr. John, Dave Chappelle, Turnstile, an all-star tribute to The Cramps and more NYC-area show options for your Thursday.

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What’s going on Friday?

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Russian Circles, Self Defense Family, Jenny Hval, Handsome Family, Taking Back Sunday, Syd Arthur, Cappadonna, The Bird and the Bee, Lower Dens playing in an inflatable cube, The Luyas, The Growlers and more NYC show options for your Friday.

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Terry Malts releasing ‘Lost at the Party,’ share “Seen Everything,” touring this fall

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

On first single “Seen Everything,” the band have mellowed their buzzsaw pop approach just a smidge, into something more akin to early-’80s power pop. It’s catchy as all get-out.

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stream Chook Race’s ‘Around the House’

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Melbourne band Chook Race release their new album, Around the House, this Friday (9/2) on Trouble in Mind / Tenth Court. Jangly and poppy, warm and friendly, the album has an unassuming charm that wraps its way around you upon repeat listens…

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What’s going on Thursday?

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Weaves/Cayetana, Bruce Springsteen, Daedelus, Le1f, Milemarker, The Forms, Bob Log III, Death by Audio photo book Q&A, Brooklyn Comedy Festival, and more Thursday show options in NYC.

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What’s Going on Wednesday?

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Bat for Lashes, Robyn, The Monkees, Gold Panda, Damien Jurado, Kaytranada and more NYC show options for your Wednesday night.

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