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‘Howard Stern Tribute to David Bowie’ features Britt Daniel, Car Seat Headrest, Garbage & more

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“The Howard Stern Tribute to David Bowie” premieres February 9 on SiriusXM’s Howard 101 channel and also features covers by Todd Rundgren, Gogol Bordello, Sun Kil Moon (ft Petra Haden), Lisa Loeb, Dawes, and more.

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Sasquatch fest: 2018 lineup & tickets

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

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Lorde, Bleachers, The National & more performed at the Ally Coalition Talent Show (pics, video, recap)

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The Ally Coalition cofounders Jack and Rachel Antonoff were joined by Lorde, The National, Spoon, Shamir, Kacey Musgraves, Aparna Nancherla, Mike Birbiglia, Phoebe Robinson and Jacqueline Novak for a night of music and comedy, including lots of cover songs.

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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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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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SPIN’s 50 Best Albums of 2017

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

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Inside Out: Spoon works it for Lehigh Valley fans and Philly travelers at Sherman Theater

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Inside Out: Spoon works it for Lehigh Valley fans and Philly travelers at Sherman Theater

Spoon | photo by Josh Pelta-Heller for WXPN

Whatever Philly did to piss Spoon off must surely have been grievous. Apart from two festival appearances (including this past summer’s killer Saturday-night set at the XPoNential Music Festival), the band hasn’t headlined a proper show here since their stop at the Mann Center, touring behind 2010’s Transference, some seven years ago. During their last tour in 2015, they played some 36 U.S. dates in support of They Want My Soul, one of which should have been but wasn’t at Union Transfer. Was it something we said?

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Tonight’s Concert Picks: Symphony for a Broken Orchestra at the 23rd Street Armory, Todd Rundgren at the Keswick Theatre, Spoon at the Sherman Theater

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Tonight’s Concert Picks: Symphony for a Broken Orchestra at the 23rd Street Armory, Todd Rundgren at the Keswick Theatre, Spoon at the Sherman Theater

Symphony for a Broken Orchestra | photo by Neda Ulaby | courtesy of NPR

Symphony for a Broken Orchestra is a city-wide effort to support music education in Philadelphia’s public schools — tonight, hundreds of musicians will come together at the 23rd Street Armory to perform an original composition on the school district’s broken, battered and worn-out instruments, with goal of getting all fixable instruments repaired and back into the schools, which lack the funds to fix them. You may have caught NPR’s feature on the effort a few days ago — read that here, and find more information ...

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Chris Thile calls Garrison Keillor misconduct allegations “heartbreaking”

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“I want it to be a place for us to gather around, hear great music, laugh together, reflect and gain respite from our weekly troubles. People are capable of such beauty. I aim to bring some of it to you on the radio every Saturday.” — Chris Thile, on first NPR show since Garrison Keillor sexual misconduct allegations.

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BrooklynVegan Blog Radio on SiriusXMU: Playlist for November 29, 2017

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This week’s playlist includes songs from Bjork, The Breeders, The Replacements, Django Django, US Girls, Guided by Voices, The Soft Moon, Angel Olsen, Tommy Keene, and more

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Rolling Stone’s 50 Best Songs of 2017

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Their #1 pick may surprise you.

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Uncut’s Top 75 Albums of 2017

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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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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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Spoon, Bon Iver, Jeff Tweedy & more playing ‘A Prairie Home Companion’ shows at Town Hall

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Chris Thile will bring A Prairie Home Companion back to Town Hall in December…

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HiFi Bar, RIP: Carl Newman, Craig Finn, Ted Leo, Okkervil River & more offered tributes

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“It was a haven for working NYC musicians who just wanted to hang out in a non-careerist environment. It was previously Brownies, where all of your favorite bands played before anyone had heard of them. It feels like the heart of what was New York for me has been cut out.” – Will Sheff

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ACL Fest Weekend 2 Saturday pics: Chance, RHCP, Ice Cube, Spoon & more

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The second weekend of the 2017 Austin City Limits Festival continued on Saturday (10/14), pretty much just like it did the Saturday before, with headlining sets from Chance the Rapper, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Ice Cube, and Spoon, plus performances by Angel Olsen, The Black Angels, Tove Lo (who flashed the crowd as she’s done before)…

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ACL Fest Weekend 1 Saturday pics (Chance the Rapper, Spoon, more)

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The second day of Austin City Limits Weekend 1 saw set from headliners Chance the Rapper, local heroes Spoon, and Red Hot Chili Peppers, as well as Angel Olsen, Ice Cube, Car Seat Headrest, Thundercat, Tove Lo and more.

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Austin City Limits fest announces livestream schedule

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Weekend 1 of thet 2017 Austin City Limits Festival happens October 6 – 8 and you can watch ACL performances of Gorillaz, Ryan Adams, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Run the Jewels, Spoon, Angel Olsen, A$AP Ferg, and more.

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Just Announced: Spoon will make a Stroudsburg stop at Sherman Theater this December

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Just Announced: Spoon will make a Stroudsburg stop at Sherman Theater this December

Spoon | photo by Wendy McCardle for WXPN

Spoon absolutely killed it at XPN Fest this summer, but if you weren’t able to make it, not a worry — it seems that the music gods have smiled upon you today.

That’s because new tour dates for the Austin rockstars have been announced, which shows the band will be making a stop at little ole’ Stroudsburg this winter with a show at the Sherman Theater on December 3rd.

Find more details on the show here, and listen to the Hot Thoughts’ track, “Can I Sit Next to You?” below.

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