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Notable Releases of the Week (2/9)

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This week’s Notable Releases include the catchy new MGMT album, the Kendrick Lamar-curated ‘Black Panther’ soundtrack, bare-bones folk staple Alela Diane, and more.

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stream the ‘Black Panther’ soundtrack (ft. Kendrick, Vince Staples, Schoolboy Q & more)

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The soundtrack, curated by Kendrick Lamar and TDE CEO Anthony “Top Dawg” Tiffith, also features Future, Anderson .Paak, James Blake, SZA, Jay Rock, Ab-Soul, 2 Chainz, and more.

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Sasquatch fest: 2018 lineup & tickets

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Bon Iver, The National, Modest Mouse, David Byrne and more play the 2018 edition of Sasquatch on Memorial Day Weekend.

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Kendrick Lamar shares Weeknd collab & full tracklist from ‘Black Panther’

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The ’Black Panther’ soundtrack also features new music from Schoolboy Q, Vince Staples, Anderson .Paak, Ab-Soul, James Blake, Jorja Smith, and more.

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Coachella 2018 Lineup Announced

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The two weekends of Coachella happen April 13 – 15 and April 20 – 22.

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BrooklynVegan’s Top 50 Albums of 2017

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From Perfume Genius to Kendrick Lamar to Power Trip to Julien Baker, here are our 50 favorite albums of 2017.

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BrooklynVegan Blog Radio on SiriusXMU: Playlist for December 20, 2017

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On this week’s show we look back at 2017 with songs from LCD Soundsystem, Glassjaw, Vince Staples, Bjork, King Krule, The National, The Feelies, Kendrick Lamar, Slowdive and tons more.

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SPIN’s 50 Best Albums of 2017

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Usual suspects like Kendrick, SZA, and Lorde, and some more surprising stuff too.

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NPR’s Top 100 Songs of 2017

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NPR Music’s list includes tracks from Cardi B, Big Thief, King Krule, Drake, Harry Styles, Father John Misty, and more.

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NPR’s Top 50 Albums of 2017

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As always, NPR’s list mixes the pop/rock/rap/electronic/etc choices that most lists have with jazz, contemporary classical, and other stuff you may not have heard of.

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Tyler the Creator sets the mood at NPR’s first nighttime Tiny Desk Concert

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Tyler the Creator sets the mood at NPR’s first nighttime Tiny Desk Concert

Tyler, the Creator | screenshot from NPR’s Tiny Desk Concert

Hip-hop’s resident bucket-hat strange boy, Tyler, the Creator, stopped by NPR’s offices to perform not only his own Tiny Desk debut, but also to induct the first evening version of the Tiny Desk gig. Distinguishing the switch, instead of the custom clear natural light setting across the afternoon cubicles, vibrant backdrop lighting of deep fuschia, electric blue, and blood red drenched the typical work space, as it transformed into an intimate club atmosphere. Which, according to NPR, was the result of Tyler’s own request and the work of his ...

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Pitchfork’s 50 Best Albums of 2017

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Drake, Lana Del Rey, Kendrick Lamar, SZA, Lorde, Julien Baker, Bjork, Fever Ray & more crack Pitchfork’s 50 best albums of 2017 list.

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Pitchfork’s 100 Best Songs of 2017

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Kendrick Lamar appears on the list four times, including at #2 for “DNA.”… can you guess who beats him for #1?

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Complex’s Top 50 Albums of 2017

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As always, Complex’s list is heaviest on rap and R&B, so it makes room for great rap albums that you might not see on the big multi-genre lists.

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Gorilla Vs Bear’s favorite albums of 2017

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Long-running music blog Gorilla Vs Bear’s year-end lists are always pretty different from your average Best Albums list, albeit in a way that fits in with its trippy dreampop tastes. Their 2017 top spot goes to Yaeji for her pair of 2017 EPs

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YBN Nahmir touring, playing SOB’s after Rolling Loud SoCal

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17-year-old Alabama rapper YBN Nahmir started blowing up this year with the release of his single “Rubbin’ Off the Paint,” which went viral, then cracked the Billboard Hot 100, and has been co-signed by Vince Staples…

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Rolling Stone’s Top 50 Albums of 2017

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#3 is the U2 album that isn’t even out yet. Can you guess #1 and #2?

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NME’s Top 50 Albums of 2017

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NME have Liam Gallagher in the top 10, the polarizing Arcade Fire album, and a very highly-ranked Wolf Alice in their top 50 albums of 2017.

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Just Announced: Tyler the Creator and Vince Staples to team up at Liacouras Center

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Just Announced: Tyler the Creator and Vince Staples to team up at Liacouras Center

Tyler the Creator and Pharrell at The Roots Picnic | Photo by John Vettese for WXPN

After finishing up his current tour, the sometimes provocative, always vibrantly weird Tyler, the Creator will usher Philly into 2018 with a show at Liacouras Center this February, with support from Vince Staples.

Both artists released critically-acclaimed albums earlier this year, via Tyler’s introspective, Flower Boy, and Staples’ Big Fish Theory. Tickets for the February 15th show go on sale this Friday at 10 am. Find more info on the show here, and watch the video for Flower Boy‘s “Who Dat ...

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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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Sound on Sound 2017 is cancelled

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We’re really sad to hear the news that the awesome Texas festival Sound on Sound is cancelling its 2017 edition “due to several recent roadblocks outside of [their] control.” Here’s the full statement…

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