Tag Archives: Saul Williams

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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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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more Riot Fest 2017 Friday pics (Vic Mensa, X, Death from Above, more)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Riot Fest kicked off its 2017 edition with sets from New Order, Ministry, Vic Mensa, X, Liars, The Hotelier, Death from Above, The Cribs, Tobacco, and more. We posted a recap and photos from Friday at Riot Fest, and here’s a second set of pictures.

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Riot Fest 2017 Friday pics/recap (NIN, New Order, Buzzcocks, Ministry, more)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

We’ve already applauded Chicago’s Riot Fest 2017 for its stacked lineup, but praise is also due for its schedule. Of the festival’s five stages, the two main stages (Riot Stage and Roots Stage) are right next to each other, meaning you’re never waiting around for music to start and you hardly have to move…

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Riot Fest update: Danzig playing ‘Danzig III,’ Wu-Tang playing ’36 Chambers’

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Yesterday, Riot Fest announced its day-by-day lineups, added Danzig to the lineup, and revealed that the final two full-album sets would be announced…

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Danzig added to Riot Fest 2017 ++ daily lineups announced

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

The 2017 edition of Riot Fest happens September 15 – 17 in Chicago.

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Riot Fest 2017 adds Cap’n Jazz, At the Drive In, Cockney Rejects, Best Coast, more

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

The new additions join the first Jawbreaker show in 21 years, Nine Inch Nails, Queens of the Stone Age, New Order, Paramore, Prophets of Rage, Wu-Tang Clan, and more.

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Fishbone, Saul Williams & more played “Hendrix in Harlem” at The Apollo (pics, video, setlist)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

helped celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Jimi Hendrix Experience with a tribute on November 26 featuring Fishbone and a number of special guests including Ernie Isley, Saul Williams, Nona Hendryx, Liv Warfield, Gary Lucas, Alice Smith and 13-year-old School of Rock star Brandon “Taz” Niederauer…

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SiriusXM launches music talk channel Volume; Desert Daze is theme of this week’s BrooklynVegan Blog Radio show

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

SiriusXM this week launched Volume, what they’re describing as the first-ever 24/7 all talk channel about music. The daytime schedule features: “Feedback,” a morning drive time show anchored by Nik Carter and magazine editor/writer Lori Majewski; hard rock DJ Eddie Trunk hosts “Trunk Nation” from noon to 4 PM…

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George Clinton, Flying Lotus, TVOTR, Laura Mvula & more @ Afropunk day 1 (pics)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Also: Trash Talk, Cee-Lo and Tyler the Creator.

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Afropunk Festival coming to Brooklyn on 8/27 and 8/28

Source: Deli Magazine NY

Afropunk Festival coming to Brooklyn on 8/27 and 8/28

The Afropunk Festival is returning to Brooklyn this August 27th and 28th and we’ve got you covered with a playlist of all the local artists scheduled to play.  First up is Saul Williams – a poet as well as musician who melds poetry and hip-hop together in order to create a unique kind of alternative hip-hop.  The VeeVees, on the other hand, remind us that rock’n’roll is basically sped up, punhcy blues, a genre America stole from Africa.  The Whooligan slow things down with tracks full of meditative yet infectious electronica.  DJ Lindsey is no stranger to the DJ ...

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Afropunk expands lineup, adds Laura Mvula, Ho99o9, BLXPLTN & more

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

The annual Afropunk festival in Brooklyn’s Commodore Park happens this year on August 27 & 28, and since we last spoke, the lineup has been expanded. Among the additions is British singer Laura Mvula, whose great new album The Dreaming Room is out now…

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Desert Daze fest: initial 2016 lineup & tickets

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

The psych-oriented fest moves to Joshua Tree (and October) this year, with headliners Suicide, BJM, Deerhunter, The Sonics, The Black Angels & more.

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SummerStage announces 2016 free show lineup: Feelies, Public Enemy, Unknown Mortal Orchestra, Indigo Girls & lots more

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Also: Neon Indian, psychedelic soul legends Cymande with KING, DJ Kool Herc, the annual Duck Down BBQ, Kamasi Washington, Blonde Redhead, Chairlift, Just Blaze and many more.

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Afropunk 2016 lineup (Ice Cube, TVOTR, Tyler the Creator, Cee-Lo, FlyLo, Janelle Monae, George Clinton, Earl Sweatshirt, more)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Also: Angel Haze, Downtown Boys, Skunk Anansie, Skye & Ross of Morcheeba, Young Fathers, Shabazz Palaces, Thundercat, a superjam featuring members of Bad Brains, Fishbone and Living Colour, and more.

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Fringe Arts presents a new music series, Late Night, curated by King Britt and Kate Watson-Wallace

Source: The Key (WXPN)

Spank Rock | Photo by John Vettese  Fringe Arts has announced an outstanding new music series in September called Late Night. Curated by King Britt and Kate Watson-Wallace, the series is part of the 2015 Fringe Festival that runs from September 3rd to the 19th. Some … Continued

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Listen to Saul Williams’ collab with Warpaint, see him at Ardmore Music Hall next month

Source: The Key (WXPN)

Saul Williams | via Facebook.com/SaulWilliamsSaul Williams is the definition of multitalented. The rapper/slam poet/musician/writer/actor’s latest project is an upcoming album, titled MartyrLoserKing, produced by Justin Warfield and set for release in July. Williams kicked off his tour last week in Cleveland, and he’ll finish it up in Philly on May 10 … Continued

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