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Sasquatch fest: 2018 lineup & tickets

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Bon Iver, The National, Modest Mouse, David Byrne and more play the 2018 edition of Sasquatch on Memorial Day Weekend.

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Holy Wave announce new LP ‘Adult Fear’ (listen to the title track)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

El Paso’s Holy Wave will release their new album, Adult Fear, on March 30 via The Reverberation Appreciation Society. The band have always differentiated themselves from the psych pack with their keyboard-forward sound that rarely falls into standard trippy tropes, and the album’s title track is a good example of that…

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Bill’s Indie Basement: Favorite LPs of 2017

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This week it’s the Indie Basement picks for best LPs of 2017, tilting heavily to classic indie, college rock, and more.

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BrooklynVegan’s Top 50 Albums of 2017

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From Perfume Genius to Kendrick Lamar to Power Trip to Julien Baker, here are our 50 favorite albums of 2017.

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Racquet Club and Chris Broach’s SNST list their top LPs of 2017

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As the year winds down, we’ve been asking some artists what their favorite albums of 2017 were, and here’s two more lists from two acts who come from ’90s emo.

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BrooklynVegan Blog Radio on SiriusXMU: Playlist for December 20, 2017

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On this week’s show we look back at 2017 with songs from LCD Soundsystem, Glassjaw, Vince Staples, Bjork, King Krule, The National, The Feelies, Kendrick Lamar, Slowdive and tons more.

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20 of 2017’s best albums by indie and underground legends

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

From long-awaited comebacks to veterans who have stayed consistently great and active, here’s a list of some of the best 2017 music by artists that helped define indie and underground music as we know it.

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SPIN’s 50 Best Albums of 2017

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Usual suspects like Kendrick, SZA, and Lorde, and some more surprising stuff too.

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Pitchfork’s 50 Best Albums of 2017

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Drake, Lana Del Rey, Kendrick Lamar, SZA, Lorde, Julien Baker, Bjork, Fever Ray & more crack Pitchfork’s 50 best albums of 2017 list.

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Pitchfork’s 100 Best Songs of 2017

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Kendrick Lamar appears on the list four times, including at #2 for “DNA.”… can you guess who beats him for #1?

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Levitation 2018 initial lineup: Slowdive, Black Angels, Ty Segall & more

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Having been rained out in 2016 and taking 2017 off, Levitation returns to downtown Austin in 2018 from April 26 – 29

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Slowdive remixed Ghostpoet’s “Woe is Meee” from new LP (listen)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

“It’s got a Slowdive flavour,” say the shoegaze vets, “without ruining the structure or emotional weight of the original song.” The original is on Ghostpoet’s recently released fourth LP, Dark Days + Canapés.

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Uncut’s Top 75 Albums of 2017

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

As usual, Uncut‘s list has some similarities to their sister publication MOJO, but they have some other surprises in store too.

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Tonight’s Concert Picks: Slowdive at Union Transfer, Arkells at Underground Arts, Plaque Marks at Kung Fu Necktie, and more

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Tonight’s Concert Picks: Slowdive at Union Transfer, Arkells at Underground Arts, Plaque Marks at Kung Fu Necktie, and more

Slowdive | photo by Ingrid Pop | courtesy of the artist

Slowdive, a perenniel 90s shoegaze favorite, is back on tour after releasing their first album in 22 years. The band hits the Union Transfer stage to show off their spaced out dreampop sound, which is still solid after their long hiatus. Listen to the self-titled new record below and get tickets and more information on the show at the XPN Concert Calendar.

Arkells have established themselves as one of the premiere live rock performers in today’s music landscape. Their work ethic and rigorous and tour schedule is ...

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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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Slowdive and Cherry Glazerr at Terminal 5 (pics, setlists)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Having already played two Brooklyn Steel shows back in May, Slowdive returned to the city as part of their fall tour with Cherry Glazerr, hitting Terminal 5 Sunday night (11/12). Setlist was pretty similar to their last time through…

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FYF day 1 review (Angel Olsen, Slowdive, Oh Sees, Bjork, more)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Our review of FYF day one, which had the spectacle that is Bjork, the good-times Missy Elliott set, the much-needed punk scuzz of Oh Sees, the majestic back-in-action Slowdive, and more…

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FYF Fest Friday pics (Bjork, Missy Elliott, Flying Lotus, more)

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FYF Fest kicked off on Friday (7/21) with Bjork, Missy Elliott, Flying Lotus, Anderson .Paak, Slowdive, Oh Sees, Majid Jordan, Angel Olsen, Dave P, Hannibal Buress, Hundred Waters, Kelly Lee Owens, Horse Meat Disco, S U R V I V E, Royal Headache, Kamaiyah, Anderson .Paak and the Free Nationals, Beach Fossils, and Kirk Knight.

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BrooklynVegan Blog Radio on SiriusXMU: Playlist for July 12, 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.

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FYF Fest 2017 set times

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

LA’s impressive 2017 edition of FYF Fest happens July 21 – 23 at Exposition Park,with Bjork, Missy Elliot, Frank Ocean, Iggy Pop, A Tribe Called Quest, Nine Inch Nails, Solange, Run the Jewels, and tons more…

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

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

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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Slowdive: Self-Titled

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Slowdive: Self-Titled

If you’ve been following Slowdive since their inception in 1989, you’ll know that they had a rough ride when their sophomore album, Souvlaki (which included several collaborations with Brian Eno) was dismissed by critics, with no help from their US label SBK, who pulled funding for the tour and left the band holding the bag. Despite this, they tried to roll with the punches by releasing Pygmalion, which experimented with a more stripped-down aesthetic, only to be dropped from their label. By this point, several of Slowdive’s members had split off into a variety of ...

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Slowdive extend tour, announce Union Transfer show in November

Source: The Key (WXPN)

Slowdive extend tour, announce Union Transfer show in November

Slowdive | photo by Ingrid Pop | courtesy of the artist

UK shoegazers Slowdive bypassed Philadelphia on the spring leg of their Slowdive tour, but they couldn’t leave us out of the fun completely. Announcing another run of dates for the fall, the recently-reunited outfit will bring their new record to Union Transfer on November 15th. Tickets for the all-ages show go on sale this Friday, June 16th and will be available on the XPN Concert Calendar

Slowdive is the band’s fourth studio effort and marks their first new material in 22 years following 1995’s Pygmalion. NPR Music highlighted album single ...

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