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Hangout Fest 2018 lineup (Kendrick, Killers, St Vincent, SZA & more)

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Anderson. Paak, Odesza, Portugal. The Man, Dej Loaf, Manchester Orchestra and more are also playing.

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SXSW announces second round of 2018 artists

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Among the just-announced acts are Andrew WK, Basement, Boy Harsher, The Dwarves, Moon King, Mothers, Palm, Porches, Pure Bathing Culture, Shame, and Tancred. SXSW Music Festival happens March 12 – 18 in Austin, TX.

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Avey Tare guests on new Mickey Hart song (listen), adds NYC show

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Mickey Hart of the Grateful Dead‘s classic two-drummer lineup (and currently of Dead and Company) is releasing a new solo album, RAMU, on November 10 via Verve Forecast. It follows 2013’s Superorganism. Excitingly, it features Avey Tare of Animal Collective on one of its lead singles, “Wayward Son,” which you can stream…

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ACL Fest 2017 day-by-day lineups & single-day tickets

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The Austin festival includes Jay-Z, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Gorillaz, The Killers, Chance the Rapper, Ice Cube, Run the Jewels, Solange, and more.

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BAM R&B Fest 2017: free Brooklyn daytime Metrotech concert lineup

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The 2017 lineup includes Sinkane, Preservation Hall Jazz Band, Tank and the Bangas, John Hammond, and more.

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free 2017 Central Park SummerStage shows (Yo La Tengo, TMBG, Mavis Staples, Valerie June, Laura Mvula & more)

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PLUS: Mulatu Astatke, Roy Ayers, Panjabi MC, “Rock Steady Crew 40th Anniversary,” and more.

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New Orleans outfit Tank and the Bangas chosen as 2017 Tiny Desk Contest winners

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New Orleans outfit Tank and the Bangas chosen as 2017 Tiny Desk Contest winners

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After sifting through 6000 entries, NPR Music has found its third annual Tiny Desk Contest winner in Tank and The Bangas. The New Orleans outfit wowed the panel of ten judges with an “organic” performance of their song “Quick,” filmed in a classroom with Tarriona “Tank” Ball sitting on the requisite desk, surrounded by her bandmates.

Talia Schlanger, the just-announced new host of World Cafe, was one of the contest judges. It was the band’s energy and personality that caught her ears:

“Just try not to fall in love with ...

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

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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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