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NME’s Top 50 Albums of 2017

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NME have Liam Gallagher in the top 10, the polarizing Arcade Fire album, and a very highly-ranked Wolf Alice in their top 50 albums of 2017.

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Q Magazine’s Top 50 Albums of 2017

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What does this long-running UK monthly music mag think is the best album of 2017?

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MOJO’s Top 50 Albums of 2017

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Best of the Year Season continues, having begun last week with Rough Trade Shops’ list

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Rough Trade Shops’ Top 100 LPs of 2017

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It’s officially End-of-the-Year list season as Rough Trade Shops — always first out of the gate — have announced their Top 100 Albums of 2017…

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Made in America 2017 Saturday pics (J. Cole, Solange, Migos, more)

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The 2017 edition of Made in America Festival kicked off on a rainy Saturday (9/2) this Labor Day weekend with sets from J. Cole, Solange, Stormzy, Vic Mensa, Migos, Sampha, Cardi B, Francis and the Lights, Lizzo, Rapsody, and more.

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Made In America 2017 set times

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Tigers Jaw vs Run the Jewels and Japanese Breakfast vs Pusha T are among the conflicts at this weekend’s Philly festival.

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15 acts to see at Made In America 2017

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From massive headliner Jay-Z to rising political punks Downtown Boys, here are 15 artists we recommend catching at this weekend’s Made In America festival.

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Afropunk 2017 Saturday pics (Solange, Soul II Soul, Little Simz, more)

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Afropunk Festival kicked off its 2017 edition at Brooklyn’s Commodore Barry Park on Saturday (8/26) with beautiful weather and a stacked lineup, including Solange, Soul II Soul, Macy Gray, Sampha, Sinkane, KING, Serpentwithfeet, and Little Simz.

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12 acts to see at Afropunk Brooklyn 2017

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There are TONS of great acts to catch at this weekend’s Afropunk Brooklyn festival. We’ve made a list of 12 we think you shouldn’t miss, including Solange, Sampha, SZA, Soul II Soul, and more…

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Afropunk 2017 set times (Macy Gray vs Thundercat, SZA vs Soul II Soul)

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Sunday is mostly free of notable conflicts, but you’ll have to make some decisions on Saturday. Fortunately Solange’s set only conflicts with a DJ set.

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Lollapalooza 2017 Sunday pics (Arcade Fire, Joey Bada$$, more)

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Lollapalooza’s 2017 edition wrapped up with a headlining set from Arcade Fire, as well as sets from Joey Bada$$, Little Yachty, Charli XCX, Big Sean, Sampha, 6lack, Car Seat Headrest, Noname, and more. The festival just announced 2018 dates as well

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listen to Jazmine Sullivan’s new song for ‘Insecure’ (and the great S1 soundtrack)

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HBO’s ‘Insecure’ always has incredible music, thanks to music supervisor Kier Lehman, the show’s composer Raphael Saadiq, and the show’s creator, co-writer and star Issa Rae. Season one also featured Solange as a music consultant.

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Solange officially playing Afropunk; Thundercat adds 2nd BK Steel show

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Now that her co-headlining set at NYC festival Panorama is behind her, Solange has officially been confirmed for Brooklyn’s Afropunk Festival

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The Best Metal of 2017 So Far

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We’re halfway through 2017, and our metal sister site Invisible Oranges have posted lists of the best metal albums of 2017 so far. The lists include Power Trip, Kreator, Immolation, Elder, and more…

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Grizzly Bear’s Ed Droste made a playlist of his favorite songs of 2017 so far (listen)

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Ed Droste of Grizzly Bear made a playlist of his favorite songs of 2017 so far. Grizzly Bear’s three singles are on there (Ed says, “Yes I included us Bc I’m proud of those tracks”)…

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BrooklynVegan Blog Radio on SiriusXMU: Playlist for June 7, 2017

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BrooklynVegan Blog Radio airs Wednesdays at noon and midnight on SiriusXMU (Ch. 35) and you can also listen OnDemand with the SiriusXM app. This week’s edition featured new songs from War on Drugs, Alvvays, LCD Soundsystem, Arcade Fire, and Grizzly Bear, Phoenix, and more.

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Glastonbury 2017 set times

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Radiohead vs Dizzee Rascal vs Major Lazer vs part of Flaming Lips? Little Dragon vs The xx vs Future Islands? Foo Fighters vs Alt-J vs The Jacksons vs Phoenix?

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Corona Capital fest: 2017 lineup (Grizzly Bear, The xx, PJ Harvey, Phoenix & more)

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Corona Capital takes place November 18-19 in Mexico City.

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The xx & Sampha on tour now (pics / setlist from Chicago show)

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The xx are currently on tour supporting this year’s I See You. They played Chicago’s Aragon Ballroom last week with tourmate Sampha opening the show. Their set included an acoustic rendition of “Performance” by Romy…

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Lollapalooza 2017 set times

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blink-182 vs Crystal Castles vs The Killers? Chance the Rapper vs The xx vs Mac DeMarco?

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