Tag Archives: tour dates

Tyson Meade (Chainsaw Kittens) preps new LP, shares “He’s the Candy,” touring

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Former Chainsaw Kittens and Defenestration frontman Tyson Meade will release new solo album, Robbing the Nuclear Family, on November 10. It’s his first since 2014’s Tomorrow in Progress.

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Swedish psych act The Presolar Sands explore thermodynamics on new single (listen)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Stockholm’s The Presolar Sounds make dark, riffy, wailing psych-rock with a clear interest in the occult. Their debut album, The Big Noise, was released this past spring, and drew inspiration from the Witch Hunts of the 17th century…

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Talib Kweli reveals ‘Radio Silence’ artwork, more details, & release party

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Talib Kweli’s new album is set to feature Anderson .Paak, Robert Glasper, Waka Flocka, Kaytranada, Alchemist, BJ the Chicago Kid, and more. The first single featuring Rick Ross is out now.

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Battles, Cakes Da Killa & more playing Elsewhere’s Grand Opening on Halloween (tix on sale)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

This Halloween party will be your first chance to check out PopGun’s new multi-room venue in Bushwick.

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Terrace Martin’s band ft. Kamasi/Glasper playing NYC ++ DJ Quik & MC Eiht end feud with great new LPs

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Kendrick Lamar collaborator Terrace Martin announced a NYC show with his supergroup The Pollyseeds (including Kamasi Washington, Robert Glasper, Problem, and more). In recent related news, longtime feuders DJ Quik & MC Eiht finally collaborated and both have great new albums out…

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watch trailer for Daptone doc ‘Living on Soul’; see it at Nitehawk in Brooklyn w/ BV-presented Q&A

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Filmed at the three-night Daptone Super Soul Revue at The Apollo in Harlem in 2014, documentary/concert film Living on Soul will be the next installment of the BV-Presented “Music Driven” series at Nitehawk Cinema.

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Fleetwood Mac, Lorde, Haim & more playing Grammy event at Radio City

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

The Grammys are coming back to NYC in 2018, happening January 28 at Madison Square Garden. With it come the official parties, including the MusiCares 2018 Person of the Year gala which happens January 26 at Radio City Music Hall and will honor Fleetwood Mac.

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upcoming Tom Petty tributes in NYC (one with Walter Schreifels)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

In the wake of Tom Petty‘s untimely death, there have been multiple tributes to the rock legend, and there’s a few more coming up in NYC…

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Kweku Collins & Femdot have new releases, playing shows together

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Chicago rapper/singer/producer Kweku Collins deservedly picked up buzz last year for his debut album Nat Love, and he quickly followed it with this year’s Grey EP, which features Allan Kingdom, Kipp Stone, and cellist Sylvie Grace

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Land of Talk opening American Football tour

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

American Football recently added another incredible opener to their upcoming East Coast tour: back-in-action indie greats Land of Talk, who released their first album in seven years, Life After Youth, in May…

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Swingin’ Utters touring; guitarist Darius Koski opening & releasing new solo LP

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Swingin’ Utters guitarist and songwriter Darius Koski is releasing a new solo album and also touring as an opener for Swingin’ Utters (he’s pulling double duty). We’re premiering the new song “Black Sheep.”

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16 bands to see at Fest 16 (which is Halloween weekend)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Tons of great punk and punk-related bands are playing Gainesville’s The Fest at the end of the month. We picked 16 that, for one reason or another, feel really exciting to us right now.

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Mastodon/Tool/OFF! supergroup tease LP, making live debut with Primus on NYE

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

The Legend of the Seagullmen is a nautical-themed supergroup formed by Mastodon vocalist/guitarist Brent Hinds, Tool drummer Danny Carey, OFF! guitarist (and Burning Brides frontman) Dimitri Coats, and film animator/director Jimmy Hayward…

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The Gotobeds prep remake of Redd Kross’ debut EP (listen to “Annette’s Got the Hits”)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Pittsburgh’s The Gotobeds are fond of Redd Kross’ debut EP and have covered it in its entirety many times over their course of their career. (They did it at Saint Vitus back in 2015.) They’ve now put it to tape and are releasing their own version of it, out as a 7″ via Chunklet on November 1…

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Anti-Flag prep LP, touring w/ Stray From the Path, The White Noise, Sharptooth

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Anti-Flag say: “Each band on this tour is predicated upon an ethic of caring about more than just themselves. To carve out a few hours in a day, in each city, where we can be comfortable in our own skin… free from racism, sexism, homophobia, transphobia, islamophobia, bigotry of any kind.“

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Pedro the Lion opening for Third Eye Blind on New Year’s Eve

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Pedro the Lion are finally reuniting. After six headlining shows with Advance Base, they’ll open for Third Eye Blind on New Year’s Eve in Santa Ana…

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Four Tet announces 2018 shows in Brooklyn, Los Angeles, and London

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Four Tet, who just released new album New Energy, has just announced live dates for 2018, where he’ll play two-night stands in London, Los Angeles and Brooklyn.

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Ty Segall shares new single “Meaning” ft. his wife, Denee on vocals

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

This one’s a little different for the very prolific artist, beginning with a groovy, danceable beat before shifting abruptly into a punk ripper. Also different: the song features lead vocals from his wife, Denée, who does good attitude-filled wailing.

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2017 NYC Halloween events: Village (and dog) parade, Peaches, Cramps tribute, GWAR, more

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

NYC will be busy with many spooky events and Halloween-themed fun this year. We round it all up, including the Village parade, the dog parade, Peaches, an all-star Cramps tribute, GWAR, Fatboy Slim, Diamanda Galas, cover shows, and more.

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Lean Year (Rick Alverson & Emilie Rex) releasing debut, playing shows (listen)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Rick Alverson has directed films such as the Tim Heidecker-starring The Comedy and the Neil Hamburger-starring Entertainment; directed music videos for Angel Olsen, Sharon Van Etten, Bonnie “Prince” Billy, Strand of Oaks, and others…

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Destroyer shares “Cover from the Sun” from new LP

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Destroyer have shared “Cover from the Sun” from their new album, ken, which is out this week (10/20) via Merge. One of the poppier songs on the album, “Cover of the Sun” is all jangly guitars, Dan Bejar’s stream-of-conscious lyrical style, and a big chorus.

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