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Meltasia 2017 set times announced

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Meltasia 2017 happens September 8 – 10 in the Catskills, NY with Roky Erickson, Raekwon, Pissed Jeans, Andy Blade doing an all-Eater set, and lots more.

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Meltasia 2017 set times announced

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Meltasia 2017 happens September 8 – 10 in the Catskills, NY with Roky Erickson, Raekwon, Pissed Jeans, Andy Blade doing an all-Eater set, and lots more.

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Meltasia is coming to the Catskills — final lineup: Andy Blade doing Eater, Raekwon, Roky Erickson more

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

The 2017 edition of Meltasia happens September 8 – 10 at Blackthorne Resort in East Durham, NY in the Catskills, with hosts Pete & Pete and Randy of the Redwoods. Since our last post, the lineup has been finalized, and the anythinggoes festival includes…

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Monterey Pop screenings, photo exhibit & more Summer of Love stuff

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Catch the restored documentary in a theater near you, head to Morrison Hotel Gallery to check out a photo exhibit, and read a recap of a recent Q&A with D.A. Pennebaker. Also: watch Michelle Phillips play “California Dreamin'” at Monterey Pop 50 with The Head and the Heart.

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1967’s best rock bands still touring (The Who, Dead, Beatles, Clapton, Floyd, more)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

A companion guide to our list of the 50 Best Psychedelic Rock Albums of the Summer of Love. Catch one of the many great artists still playing clubs and stadiums in 2017….

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The 50 best psychedelic rock albums of the Summer of Love

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

In honor of the 50th anniversary of Monterey Pop Fest and the Summer of Love, here are the 50 best psychedelic rock records of 1967, from Jefferson Airplane to Love to the Bee Gees to Pink Floyd to Donovan, and yes, The Beatles.

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Roky Erickson touring, playing two nights at Rough Trade, and White Eagle Hall (BrooklynVegan presale)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

The tour is with Los Angeles band Death Valley Girls.

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2017 Record Store Day releases we’d actually like to own

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

From The Doors and Grateful Dead to Super Furry Animals and Luna.

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Marfa Myths 2017 lineup: ‘Stranger Things’ live, Perfume Genius/Weyes Blood collaboration, Roky Erickson & more

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Mexican Summer’s Marfa Myths festival will be back in 2017 from March 9-12 in Marfa, TX. As usual, they’ve put together a unique lineup featuring some special events…

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2016 NYC Halloween events: Village Parade, dog parade, cover band shows, World Inferno Friendship Society & more

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

NYC loves Halloween and there’s no shortage of spooky action this year.

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The Sword and Royal Thunder @ Webster Hall 12/1/15

Source: Short and Sweet NYC » Music

The Sword. Photo credit: Ola Wilk

The Sword. Photo credit: Ola Wilk

Austin, Texas is known for spawning more than a handful of hard rocking, groove laced groups ranging from the acid drenched 13th Floor Elevators to the rough boys ZZ Top. The latest offering of home grown goodness comes in the form of The Sword.

Opening the show was the Atlanta based quartet, Royal Thunder who brought their own brand of bombastic hard rock in full force. The set consisted mainly of tunes off their newest and critically acclaimed release “Crooked Doors” to a well attended and receptive New York audience. Filled with ...

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The Sword and Royal Thunder @ Webster Hall 12/1/15

Source: Short and Sweet NYC » Music

The Sword. Photo credit: Ola Wilk

The Sword. Photo credit: Ola Wilk

Austin, Texas is known for spawning more than a handful of hard rocking, groove laced groups ranging from the acid drenched 13th Floor Elevators to the rough boys ZZ Top. The latest offering of home grown goodness comes in the form of The Sword.

Opening the show was the Atlanta based quartet, Royal Thunder who brought their own brand of bombastic hard rock in full force. The set consisted mainly of tunes off their newest and critically acclaimed release “Crooked Doors” to a well attended and receptive New York audience. Filled with ...

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Recap: The Black Angels and Roky Erickson bring the Winter Psych Storm to Union Transfer

Source: The Swollen Fox

The Black Angels @ Union Transfer, 2.16.14As I write, it’s been 24 hours since The Black Angels and Roky Erickson blew through Union Transfer on their Winter Psych Storm Tour and I’m still delirious and struggling for words to describe an indescribable experience. Quite simply, it was a night spent in psychedelic bliss watching the winter-weary go wild.

The night began with a meditative, soulful set by Brooklyn-based Golden Animals. The trio, who typically perform as a male/female duo, also operate under the category of “psychedelic,” mixing in a little blues and synth-pop to their sound. Tommy Eisner bears vocal resemblance to Philly’s own August John Lutz ...

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Preview: The Black Angels, Roky Erickson @ Union Transfer

Source: The Swollen Fox

The Black Angels 2014 TourMy fellow Philadelphians, I feel your pain as I write to you today—my own eyes growing increasingly weary as I gaze over yet another Siberian accumulation upon our city streets. Thus I am positively giddy to inform of a light at the end of this snow-covered tunnel; neo-psychedelic rockers The Black Angels will blast into Union Transfer this Sunday, transporting us all to a place where we shall see sounds, hear hues and perhaps most importantly, forget February.

The Austin-based quartet describe their sound as “Native American Drone Rock ‘N Roll,” leading the listener on a sonic journey that is ...

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