Tag Archives: US Girls

Five Notable Releases of the Week (2/16)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

This week’s Notable Releases include Pianos Become the Teeth’s emotionally overwhelming ‘Wait For Love,’ U.S. Girls’ genre-defying feminist tragedy, American Nightmare’s first LP in 15 years, and more.

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US Girls hosting unique NYC listening event for new LP ‘In a Poem Unlimited’

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

US Girls’ great new album, In a Poem Unlimited, is out next week via 4AD and if you’re in NYC you can get a chance to check it out early with an intimate, very unique listening event on Tuesday, February 6, hosted by the group’s chief member, Meg Remy.

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BrooklynVegan Blog Radio on SiriusXMU: Playlist for January 10, 2018

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On this week’s edition of BrooklynVegan Blog Radio on SiriusXMU, our 32 Albums We’re Anticipating in 2018 list served as a starting point, playing new music from The Breeders, MGMT, US Girls, Hookworms, Superchunk, Hot Snakes, and more…

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U.S. Girls share “Pearly Gates” from new LP, expand tour

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US Girls have shared “Pearly Gates” from their anticipated new album In a Poem Unlimited. A funky track with soulful backing vocals from James Baley, the song is about a woman who tries to seduce St. Peter to gain entry into heaven.

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32 albums we’re anticipating in 2018

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From Superchunk to Grimes to Earl Sweatshirt to Turnstile, here are 32 albums we’re very excited to hear this year.

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52 of the best indie holiday songs (listen to a playlist)

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Add an indie rock twist to your holiday season with festive tunes by Bright Eyes, Sufjan Stevens, Cat Power, Death Cab for Cutie, Low, The Shins, The Flaming Lips, Fiona Apple, Tegan & Sara, Cocteau Twins, Weezer, The Decemberists, The Raveonettes, Sharon Van Etten & many more.

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Treefort Music Fest 2018 initial lineup

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In addition to a Treepeople reunion and Built to Spill, the initial lineup includes George Clinton, Zola Jesus, Andrew WK, Titus Andronicus, U.S. Girls, Twin Peaks, and more.

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U.S. Girls covered “Blue Christmas,” announce 2018 tour, playing SXSW

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Meg Remy will release her new U.S. Girls album, In A Poem Unlimited, early next year that she made with a live band. Check out “Velvet 4 Sale” and “Mad as Hell” for a taste. You can catch Meg and the awesome eight-piece live band version of U.S. Girls on tour in 2018 as well.

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BrooklynVegan Blog Radio on SiriusXMU: Playlist for November 29, 2017

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This week’s playlist includes songs from Bjork, The Breeders, The Replacements, Django Django, US Girls, Guided by Voices, The Soft Moon, Angel Olsen, Tommy Keene, and more

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BrooklynVegan Blog Radio on SiriusXMU: Playlist for November 1, 2017

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For our first SiriusXMU Blog Radio show of November, we played a bunch of brand new songs from the likes of US Girls, Fever Ray, Protomartyr, King Krule, Bjork, Julien Baker and more, plus songs ripped from BV headlines (Nick Cave, Sonic Youth, Chance the Rapper, Mazzy Star, and more)…

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Beth Ditto played Bowery Ballroom with US Girls (pics); Rough Trade cancelled

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Beth Ditto’s tour in support of her first solo album, ‘Fake Sugar,’ stopped at Bowery Ballroom, where she played the new songs as well as some older Gossip favorites. She cancelled her second NYC show due to illness.

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Happyness share “Bigger Glass Less Full” from new LP, playing Northside w/ U.S. Girls

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UK band Happyness have shared “Bigger Glass Less Full” from their upcoming LP Write In. These guys excel at that sonic midpoint between Wilco and Pavement…

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Toronto band The Seams (members of U.S. Girls, Fake Palms) released debut LP & “Remembrance Day” video

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Toronto’s The Seams features members of Fake Palms, Elsa, and U.S. Girls, and make the kind of ringing guitar pop you would hear a lot on college radio in the ’80s. The cover art to their debut album, Meet the Seams, features an illustration of the band wearing R.E.M. and Stone Roses t-shirts, another good indication of the kind of music they make.

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watch Jim Jarmusch & Iggy Pop talk for two hours (at last night’s NY “TimesTalk”)

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Iggy also lists off an impressive list of new bands he’s been listening to. “Gimme Danger” is in theaters now.

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Polaris Prize 2016 short list (Grimes, White Lung, PUP, U.S. Girls & more)

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Back in June, the 2016 Polaris Music Prize long list was revealed, and now the short list is here…

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Toronto duo Ice Cream releasing debut LP produced by Ben of Fucked Up (listen to “Receiver”)

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Toronto’s Carlyn Bezic and Amanda Crist formed Ice Cream a couple years ago, making what they call “molecular pop” that is not unlike the minimal, sub-zero funk of early-’80s postpunk/synthwave. You may have seen them on tour with U…

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