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Pinegrove’s Evan Stephens Hall apologizes for sexual coercion, cancels tour

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Pinegrove frontman Evan Stephens Hall has posted a statement saying that he has been accused of sexual coercion. He writes, “my actions have caused someone i care about deep emotional pain and i am so sorry.” Here’s the full statement…

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Russell Simmons accused of sexual assault, denies claims

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Music mogul and Def Jam co-founder Russell Simmons has responded to claims that he teamed with Brett Ratner to sexually assault multiple women.

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Sarah Silverman discusses Louis CK: “Can you love someone who did bad things?”

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

”I love Louis but Louis did these things. Both of these statements are true, so I just keep asking myself: ‘Can you love someone who did bad things? Can you still love them?’ I can mull that over later certainly, because the only people who matter right now are the victims.”

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FYF’s Sean Carlson accused of sexual misconduct by several women; Goldenvoice cuts ties

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Several women have come forward with detailed accounts accusing FYF Founder Sean Carlson of sexual misconduct and assault. Goldenvoice parted ways with Carlson shortly before the report was made public.

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The Gaslamp Killer suing accusers over rape allegations

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

In October, a woman named Chelsea accused The Gaslamp Killer, real name William Bensussen, of drugging and raping her and a friend named RaeAn, in 2013. TMZ reports that he’s suing the women and a third person for defamation…

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another woman details sexual misconduct allegations against Jesse Lacey

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Another woman has come forth with detailed accusations against Brand New’s Jesse Lacey, describing an incident where he ”pushed her against the wall, and kissed and touched her in ways she didn’t want.”

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Say Anything’s Max Bemis speaks about sexual misconduct in the “scene”

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Max Bemis will be retiring the song “Wow, I Can Get Sexual, Too” from future Say Anything shows. ”We all need to care more, respect women more, respect ourselves more and GIVE A SHIT,” he says in a new statement.

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Louis CK’s I Love You Daddy release canceled, HBO severs ties after misconduct allegations

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

The blowback from the The New York Times’ article on the Louis CK sexual misconduct allegations has been swift. Thursday night’s premiere of his new film I Love You Daddy was canceled just hours before it was supposed to happen and now the film’s distributor, The Orchard, has entirely canceled the release of the film, which was supposed to be out November 16….

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Ducktails shows cancelled after Matt Mondanile accusations emerge

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Following accusations of sexual misconduct against former Real Estate guitarist Matt Mondanile, upcoming November and December tour dates of his current band, Ducktails, have been cancelled.

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women share details of former Real Estate member Matt Mondanile’s sexual misconduct

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Last week, the news broke that the reason for Matt Mondanile‘s departure from Real Estate was that the band fired him after “allegations of unacceptable treatment of women were brought to [their] attention.” Details on the situation by seven women have now surfaced in a new SPIN article.

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