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Q Magazine’s Top 50 Albums of 2017

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

What does this long-running UK monthly music mag think is the best album of 2017?

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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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MOJO’s Top 50 Albums of 2017

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Best of the Year Season continues, having begun last week with Rough Trade Shops’ list

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Kamasi Washington discusses favorite albums ++ win tix to his T5 show

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Kamasi’s picks include Coltrane, Stravinsky, NWA, Kendrick Lamar, and more.

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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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III Points Festival 2017 Friday pics & review (Gorillaz, Thundercat, more)

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Miami’s art-focused music festival III Points began Friday, October 13 with an intense and impressive lineup. The festival’s focus is largely electronic music…

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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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Tonight’s Concert Picks: Strand of Oaks at Philly Music Fest, Soraia at MilkBoy, Thundercat at Union Transfer

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Tonight’s Concert Picks: Strand of Oaks at Philly Music Fest, Soraia at MilkBoy, Thundercat at Union Transfer

Strand of Oaks | photo by Tom Beck for WXPN

It’s day two of the inaugural Philly Music Fest at World Cafe Live, and Strand of Oaks take the stage for a headlining set. The festival’s eclectic lineup seeks to showcase local musicians and encourage Philadelphians to support our scene. Also performing today are Steve Gunn, Deadfellow, Ivy Sole, Shannen Moser, and lots more. Check out the festival’s website for tickets, set times, and more info. We most recently saw Strand of Oaks rocking the Marina Stage at this year’s XPN Fest; read a recap of ...

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Five Notable Releases of the Week (9/22)

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This week’s Notable Releases include Phoebe Bridgers’ must-hear debut album, Rapsody’s long-awaited sophomore album, Chelsea Wolfe’s latest triumph, and more.

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12 acts to see at Afropunk Brooklyn 2017

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There are TONS of great acts to catch at this weekend’s Afropunk Brooklyn festival. We’ve made a list of 12 we think you shouldn’t miss, including Solange, Sampha, SZA, Soul II Soul, and more…

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Afropunk 2017 set times (Macy Gray vs Thundercat, SZA vs Soul II Soul)

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Sunday is mostly free of notable conflicts, but you’ll have to make some decisions on Saturday. Fortunately Solange’s set only conflicts with a DJ set.

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Flying Lotus announces 3D live tour

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Flying Lotus debuted his 3D tour at FYF Fest, and he’ll be taking it on the road this fall, starting with a pair of Red Bull Music Academy Los Angeles shows with Thundercat.

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Outside Lands 2017 Saturday pics (Metallica, Real Estate, Thundercat, more)

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Outside Lands continued Saturday with a headlining set from Metallica, as well as sets from The Avett Brothers, Foxygen, Cage the Elephant, The Lemon Twigs, Temples, Jeff Goldblum and the Mildred Snitzer Orchestra, Josh Wink, Kaytranada, S U R V I V E, Thundercat, Real Estate, Dawes, and more.

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listen to Jazmine Sullivan’s new song for ‘Insecure’ (and the great S1 soundtrack)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

HBO’s ‘Insecure’ always has incredible music, thanks to music supervisor Kier Lehman, the show’s composer Raphael Saadiq, and the show’s creator, co-writer and star Issa Rae. Season one also featured Solange as a music consultant.

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Solange officially playing Afropunk; Thundercat adds 2nd BK Steel show

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Now that her co-headlining set at NYC festival Panorama is behind her, Solange has officially been confirmed for Brooklyn’s Afropunk Festival

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FYF day 2 pics & review (Frank Ocean, ATCQ, Cap’n Jazz, Sleep, more)

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Following day one, day two of FYF Fest had Frank Ocean (joined by Brad Pitt and Alex G), Cap’n Jazz (joined by Devendra Banhart), A Tribe Called Quest (joined by Raphael Saadiq), and more.

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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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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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Pygmalion festival 2017 lineup

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Animal Collective, Thundercat, Julien Baker, Noname, Big Thief, Oddisee, Smino, The World Is A Beautiful Place & I Am No Longer Afraid To Die, and more.

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Mamby on the Beach pics (MGMT, Thundercat, more)

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Mamby on the Beach brought MGMT, Thundercat, Flying Lotus, Cut Copy, Todd Terje, STRFKR, Local Natives, Saba, Ravyn Lenae, BJ the Chicago Kid, and others to the coast of Chicago’s Oakwood Beach.

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Outside Lands 2017 daily lineups & single-day tickets

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The San Francisco fest includes The Who, Metallica, Gorillaz, Queens of the Stone Age, A Tribe Called Quest, Solange, Fleet Foxes, Dr. Octagon, and more.

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Adult Swim reveal 2017 single series lineup

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Including Sleep, Pallbearer, Run the Jewels, Flying Lotus, Brian Eno, Migos, Julian Casablancas, and more.

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Glastonbury 2017 set times

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Radiohead vs Dizzee Rascal vs Major Lazer vs part of Flaming Lips? Little Dragon vs The xx vs Future Islands? Foo Fighters vs Alt-J vs The Jacksons vs Phoenix?

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