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SZA made her ‘SNL’ debut (watch)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

SZA made her Saturday Night Live debut this weekend (12/9), playing two songs off this year’s Ctrl. Backed by a choir and a small brass and woodwind ensemble, she played hits “The Weekend” and “Love Galore”…

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upcoming comedy: Michelle Wolf, Jim Norton, “Anita Dick”, Neil Hamburger & more!

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Plus: Jean Grae & John Hodgman, “Butterboy,” Rory Scovel, Brian Posehn and more upcoming comedy in NYC.

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Steep Canyon Rangers played Stagecoach (pics), touring, including dates w/ Steve Martin & Martin Short

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

The North Carolina bluegrass band will be on the road for much of 2017, including a few shows with two thirds of ‘The Three Amigos.’

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Sleater-Kinney, Haim, J Mascis, Steve Jones & more played Fred Armisen’s 50th birthday party (pics, video)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

His party was at a cemetery. Plus: Fred lists his heroes and favorite albums from his 50 years on this planet.

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The Steep Canyon Rangers: Just About the Best Thing Happening in Americana Right Now

Source: New York Music Daily

The Steep Canyon Rangers – bassist Charles Humphrey, fiddler Nicky Sanders, mandolinist Mike Guggino, banjo player Graham Sharp, guitarist Woody Platt and drummer Michael Ashworth – might be best known as Steve Martin’s bluegrass backing band. But they also write great songs. They’re on tour for their latest album, Tell the Ones I Love, at City Winery on Nov 4 at 8 PM; $20 standing room tix are your best deal. Newgrass nd original acoustic Americana doesn’t get any better than this.

The title track opens the album and sets the stage for most of the rest of it; the ...

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