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Rihanna to co-host 2018 Met Gala

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

RiRi is also on the new N.E.R.D. single, off their first album in seven years (which also features Kendrick Lamar, Andre 3000, Future, M.I.A., and more).

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Firefly Festival 2017 set times

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

There aren’t really any major conflicts! Most headliners have no overlap at all.

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Coachella 2017, Day 3 in Photos (Sunday)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Kendrick Lamar, Justice, New Order, Real Estate, Lorde, Hans Zimmer (with Pharrell), DJ Khaled (with Migos, 2 Chainz, Rick Ross, ASAP Ferg, more), Future Islands, Whitney, Skepta, Lee Fields, and more on day 3 of Coachella 2017 weekend 1.

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Fabolous given the Key to Brooklyn (and getting a street named after him)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Fabolous already had the “Keys to the Street” in his recent single with Trey Songz. But now the rapper’s got the keys and the streets. Literally. At an IconTalks event on March 9, Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams awarded Fabolous the Key of Brooklyn, and announced a street would be named after him too later this year…

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Firefly Music Festival 2017 daily lineups & single-day tickets

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Saturday probably has the most exciting headliners: The Weeknd, Chance the Rapper, and Bob Dylan.

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Firefly 2017 lineup: Bob Dylan, Muse, Weezer, Chance the Rapper, Shins, AFI, Busta Rhymes, more

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Also: The Weeknd, T-Pain, Flume, Miike Snow, Kesha, Franz Ferdinand, DJ Jazzy Jeff, Hamilton Leithauser, and more.

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Sound on Sound fest: full schedule, lineup changes, aftershows & more

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

The “new FFF fest” happens November 4-6 at the Sherwood Forest Faire, just East of Austin.

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Pussy Riot added to Sound on Sound Fest

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Pussy Riot is the first announcement of the programming for the spoken word/comedy/podcast/panel stage of the festival.

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Sound on Sound adds HEALTH, clipping., Bleached & more, reveals day-by-day lineups

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

The stacked, inaugural Sound on Sound festival (booked by former Fun Fun Fun booker Graham Williams) goes down from November 4-6 in McDade, TX (right outside Austin), and today the daily lineups have been announced. Some new bands were added too…

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Five Notable Releases of the Week (7/15/16)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

A very solid debut from Chicago rap/R&B newcomer Dreezy, some essential reworked Brand New songs, an ambitious sophomore album from Michael Kiwanuka and more.

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Sound on Sound (the new FFF) lineup: Beach House, EITS, RTJ, GBV, Descendents, Thursday, Youth of Today, Carcass, more

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Also: Courtney Barnett, Death Grips, Young Thug, Mac DeMarco, Charles Bradley, Girls Against Boys, Dead Milkmen, FLAG, Touche Amore, Bob Mould, Baroness, Car Seat Headrest, Protomartyr, Beach Slang, White Lung and so many more.

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Dreezy releasing debut LP ft. Jeremih, T-Pain, Gucci Mane, more, playing NYC

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

It follows last December’s From Now On EP, which was produced by Future collaborators Metro Boomin & Southside, and featured Dej Loaf on the song “Serena.”

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tix on sale: Rocket From the Crypt, Lush, LUH, Squeeze, Amanda Palmer, Sturgill Simpson & more

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Your Friday morning ticket roundup.

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Wale Dominates Coda With Late-Night Surprise Show

Source: Rock On Philly

Photography by Harrison Kendall

Still reeling from his concert The Liacouras Center. The lineup for Temple’s Owlchella included Philly favorites Fetty Wap, French Montana, and Logic. Wale celebrated the successful show with an afterparty and surprise performance at Center City’s CODA. Being a little bit of a FOMO freak, I get to the venue unreasonably early. When I arrived, the line of eager fans already covered most of the south side of the block. Fearing frostbite, I took refuge in the nearby McDonald’s which served as a warm place to sit and overhear insane conversations for a ...

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Best Weekend Ever: Questlove, Owlchella, Lettuce, The Knocks, and More Heat Up Chilly Philly!

Source: Rock On Philly

Featured Image by Mike Mauger

Stay warm, friends, and keep moving this weekend when you’re out and about town. There are plenty of shows this weekend to check out and at which to make new friends!

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Landmark Music Festival Day 1 Recap: Featuring Wale, The London Souls, Miguel, The War on Drugs, and Drake

Source: Rock On Philly

All Photography: Andrew Wick 

This past weekend, Rock On Philly was invited to cover the first ever Landmark Music Festival in Washington, D.C. Set in the beautiful West Potomac Park, this was the first ticketed concert event in the National Mall’s History. The mission of the Landmark Music Festival, in addition to supporting the arts, is to raise awareness for the Trust for the National Mall’s Landmark Campaign, which aims to preserve “America’s Front Yard” for future generations. The lineup for Day 1 included Wale, Miguel, The War on Drugs, Drake, and more. Miss the action? Rock On ...

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Coming up: 14 concerts to see this week (January 5-11)

Source: The Swollen Fox

Future Islands

Future Islands, @ Union Transfer on January 10 and 11

As you get back into the swing of things at work after the holiday season, maybe heading out to a show this cold week isn’t the first thing on your mind. But there are more than a few concerts well worth considering this week. None of those shows takes place tonight or tomorrow, so let’s start off with Wednesday…

Wednesday, January 7
Jeff Daniels @ World Cafe Live – sold out – Info
Johnny Showcase @ World Cafe Live – $15 – Tickets

Jeff Daniels isn’t just a famous actor, ...

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Rap Game All Stars: The NBA’s Hip-Hoppelgangers

Source: All Things Go

To cap off the NBA season in championship style, we fielded an All Star team of rappers and NBA players that even the most merciless haters can’t help but embrace.

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Trillectro: “A Sweet Spot Where Cultures Converge”

Source: Blisspop » DC Music

Ready for fall? Let’s end DC’s summer with a bang, together, as cultures converge. The second annual Trillectro festival will be held on August 17th right here in the Nation’s capital, bringing ladies and gents of all walks of life together to celebrate rhythm in all its forms–from old-school Hip-Hop to high-energy Electro. With this lineup, who knows what’s in store.

The diverse roster includes DC’s very own Moombahton ambassadors Nadastrom, Trap master Carnage, Frite Nite label boss Salva, DC & VA-based DJs and producers Gent & Jawns, LA’s chillwave viber Goldroom, DJ, Producer and food adventurist  ...

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