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Iggy Pop, Dev Hynes, Bat for Lashes & more taking part in Bowie radio tribute

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Iggy Pop, Dev Hynes, Thurston Moore, Bat for Lashes, Connan Mockasin, Franz Ferdinand, Neneh Cherry, and more are participating in a two day radio tribute to David Bowie which happens this Saturday (11/18) and Sunday (11/19)

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Rough Trade Shops’ Top 100 LPs of 2017

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

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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#TBT to when Sonic Youth encored with four Ramones covers in 1987

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Relive Sonic Youth’s now-legendary 1987 encore of all Ramones songs, including “Loudmouth” which Thurston introduced by saying “This song’s called ‘We’re Sonic Youth, and You’re Steve Albini.'”

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Nick Cave’s Israel show protested by Roger Waters, Thurston Moore, Tunde Adebimpe, more

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Roger Waters, Thurston Moore, TV on the Radio’s Tunde Adebimpe and more have signed an open letter protesting Nick Cave’s upcoming shows in Tel Aviv.

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John Zorn’s The Stone moving to New School; meanwhile a marathon @ NYU

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Save $30 a ticket with our coupon for the NYU shows this weekend. Also: upcoming residencies at The Stone include Marc Ribot, Thurston Moore, Ikue Mori, Ryuichi Sakamoto, Bill Frisell, Secret Chiefs 3, and more.

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Pitchfork Festival Friday pics (LCD Soundsystem, Danny Brown, more)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Pitchfork Festival kicked off its 2017 edition on Friday (7/14) with a headlining set from LCD Soundsystem, as well as sets from Arca, Dirty Projectors, Kamaiyah, Danny Brown, Frankie Cosmos, Thurston Moore, Vince Staples, Hiss Golden Messenger, Dawn Richard, Priests, and Madame Gandhi. The festival continues throughout the weekend, and some sets are streaming live.

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Pitchfork Festival streaming live

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Angel Olsen, Pinegrove, American Football, Dirty Projectors, Jeff Rosenstock, Mitski, Ride, Arab Strap, and more will have their Pitchfork Festival sets streamed live this weekend.

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Too Much Pleasure: New Feist, Sylvan Esso, The Black Angels on the Indie Rock Hit Parade

Source: The Key (WXPN)

Too Much Pleasure: New Feist, Sylvan Esso, The Black Angels on the Indie Rock Hit Parade

Feist | still from the “Pleasure” video

This week and last have seen so many new album releases that I feel it’s proper to declare tonight’s Indie Rock Hit Parade as Revenge of the Night of Far Too Many New Albums! Listen for a full two-hour show starting at 11pm ET on WXPN (that’s right after Land of the Lost with Robert Drake, okay?) for loads of album spotlights and scattered new tracks. We’ll dig into long-awaited new releases from Feist and Sylvan Esso, plus new albums from The Black Angels and The New Year that shouldn’t ...

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Too Much Pleasure: New Feist, Sylvan Esso, The Black Angels on the Indie Rock Hit Parade

Source: The Key (WXPN)

Too Much Pleasure: New Feist, Sylvan Esso, The Black Angels on the Indie Rock Hit Parade

Feist | still from the “Pleasure” video

This week and last have seen so many new album releases that I feel it’s proper to declare tonight’s Indie Rock Hit Parade as Revenge of the Night of Far Too Many New Albums! Listen for a full two-hour show starting at 11pm ET on WXPN (that’s right after Land of the Lost with Robert Drake, okay?) for loads of album spotlights and scattered new tracks. We’ll dig into long-awaited new releases from Feist and Sylvan Esso, plus new albums from The Black Angels and The New Year that shouldn’t ...

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Five Notable Releases of the Week (4/28)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

This week’s Notable Releases include Feist’s most challenging album yet, Gorillaz’s guest-filled return, Young M.A’s promising debut EP, and more.

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Thurston Moore expands tour, protests Radiohead’s Israel show

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Thurston Moore is also one of many artists — including TV on the Radio’s Tunde Adebimpe and Pink Floyd’s Roger Waters — who signed an open letter protesting Radiohead’s upcoming Israel show. He also offered his own statement.

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watch members of Can (and Sonic Youth & MBV) reunite for 50th anniversary

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For Can‘s 50th anniversary, founding member Irmin Schmidt and original vocalist Malcolm Mooney are reunited for at least two shows as The Can Project. The first was Saturday night (4/8) at Barbican Hall in London…

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Iggy Pop & Thurston Moore talking after free ‘I’ve Nothing But My Name’ screening at Rough Trade

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

You may have watched part of I’ve Nothing But My Name, a loose documentary featuring Iggy Pop and Thurston Moore shooting the breeze, jamming and generally hanging out at Iggy’s Miami home. You can watch them shoot the breeze in person next week.

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Angel Olsen, Michael Stipe, Madonna, and more participated in Women’s Marches (pics)

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Among the participants in the marches included many musicians, like Best Coast, members of The National, Haim, Amanda Palmer, Merrill Garbus of tUnE-YaRdS, Grimes, Michael Stipe, Tegan & Sara, Madonna, Janelle Monae, Regina Spektor, members of Wilco, Perfume Genius, Kim Gordon, Chelsea Wolfe, Britt Daniel of Spoon, Eleanor Friedberger, Torres, Mary Timony, Angel Olsen, Jenn Wasner of Wye Oak, Dan Deacon, and more.

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Iggy Pop and Thurston Moore shoot the breeze, jam in new video (watch)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Rough Trade shops coordinated this conversation which took place at Iggy’s pad in Miami. He and Thurston talk talk punk, pop, and touch on many points of Iggy’s career. There’s even an impromptu jam.

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Thurston Moore & John Zorn improv NYE shows, Laurie Anderson, Brian Chase & more @ The Stone

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

You have a lot of chances to see John Zorn at his little venue in the East Village, including with Thurston Moore on New Year’s Eve. As always, The Stone’s schedule is also packed with lots of goodies for months to come.

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Thurston Moore & John Zorn played a collaborative show celebrating Rough Trade’s 40th Anniversary (pics)

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As part of Rough Trade shops’ yearlong 40th Anniversary celebration, old friends and downtown NYC icons Thurston Moore and John Zorn played as a duo at the Brooklyn store…

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Can members reuniting for 50th anniversary show in London

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

The Can Project features founding member Irmin Schmidt, plus onetime Can drummer Jaki Liebezeit, original vocalist Malcolm Mooney, as well as Sonic Youth’s Thurston Moore and Steve Shelley, along with The London Symphony Orchestra.

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No wave roundup: Lydia Lunch/Umar Bin Hassen, Adele Bertei, Yoshimio/Ikue Mori, more

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

New York City is still a place where you can see musicians from the original no wave era perform all the time. Here’s a roundup of some upcoming shows from some no wave legends (and other related stuff)…

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