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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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Woods are taking over our Instagram today ++ win tix to Saturday’s NYC show

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

We’re letting Jeremy, Jarvis and the rest of Woods take over BrooklynVegan’s Instagram account today as they head to their DC gig, so follow along — we’re looking forward to seeing what they post.

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New Music Releases: Imagine Dragons, Shawn Mendes, Haim, Jaded, and More Release New Tunes

Source: Rock On Philly

Featured Image by Ruby Mora

Its our favorite day again and that means round up the best and the brightest in Philly music and beyond to help YOU get down on #NewMusicFriday. Check out all our picks to get you moving and shaking for times to come!

New Singles to Jam to

Jaded, “The Greatest [Prod. Syndrome]”

This Philly artist has only started making music ONE YEAR AGO. All we got to say is DAYUM. Check out this awesome track below!

Rita Ora, “Your Song”

British pop songstress Rita Ora has released the video for “Your Song” and ...

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Five Notable Releases of the Week (4/21)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

This week’s Notable Releases include Tara Jane O’Neil’s gorgeous self-titled album, Woods’ quickly-made ‘Love Is Love,’ The Black Angels’ Phil Ek-produced ‘Death Song,’ and more.

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Out of Space: Fujiya & Miyagi, Cold Beat and Woods on the Indie Rock Hit Parade!

Source: The Key (WXPN)

Out of Space: Fujiya & Miyagi, Cold Beat and Woods on the Indie Rock Hit Parade!

Fujiya & Miyagi | Photo by Paul Heartfield, courtesy of the artist

If you can manage to tear yourself away from the new Kendrick album for a few hours tonight, might I recommend spending some time with the Indie Rock Hit Parade? The show starts at 11pm ET on WXPN, which happens to be right after this month’s edition of What’s The Frequency??? with John Vettese (another excellent way to spend your evening). On tonight’s two-hour show, we’ll spotlight new releases from UK electro vets Fujiya & Miyagi, whose new EP completes a trilogy which, itself, acts as ...

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John Andrews & The Yawns releasing ‘Bad Posture’ (streams), playing NYC w/ Cut Worms

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

You may know John Andrews as the drummer in Quilt or the keyboardist in Woods but he also makes music on his own. John Andrews & The Yawns will release new album Bad Posture on Friday (3/10) via Woodsist…

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Woods announce ‘Love is Love’ LP, share title track

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Woods will release new album Love is Love on April 7, which is two weeks shy of a year since they dropped the great City Sun Eater in the River of Light. The record was made in the two months following the election, but the band say it’s less a protest record than…

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Woods playing ACLU benefit in Brooklyn this weekend ++ other dates

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Woods are playing Brooklyn’s Sunnyvale on Friday, February 3 with DJ Cochon de Lait. It’s a benefit for the ACLU and tickets are on sale now. Woods will also be collaborating with Dungen at the 2017 Marfa Myths festval in March and then touring Europe…

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Kurt Vile and the Violators Rock In The New Year

Source: Rock On Philly

Photography by Samantha Sweeney

On New Years’ Eve, Philly’s self-described constant hitmaker Kurt Vile rang in the new year with a surprisingly mellow yet rocking evening. Not straying far from the extravaganza promised, the night was filled with revelry, Jell-O shots at midnight, ironic year-end jokes, and, of course, Philly-grown and Philly-approved tunes.

Kurt Vile and the Violators Rock In The New Year

Balloons fall at midnight on January 1, 2017 at the Fillmore Philadelphia

First up, was banjo man Nathan Bowles. A man of few lyrics, the North Carolina native let his banjo do the talking with four orchestra-worthy songs on a single banjo. No guitar, drum, or ...

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Remembering Cake Shop (pics, video, tributes)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

The Lower East Side indie rock venue closed on New Year’s Eve weekend.

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we look back at 2016 on this week’s BrooklynVegan Blog Radio on Sirius XMU (playlist)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Today (12/28) is the last episode of BrooklynVegan Blog Radio on SiriusXMU for 2016 and host Nick Masi spends it counting down his favorite records of the year, which include many records that ended up on BV’s year-end list.

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Tiny Engines bands’ top LPs of 2016 (Signals Midwest, Look Mexico, more)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Also check out lists from label co-founder Will Miller and label employee Karl Kuehn (who fronts Museum Mouth).

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BrooklynVegan’s Top Albums of 2016

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

From indie rock to hip hop, R&B to metal, pop and punk, here are the albums we loved most this year.

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Kurt Vile tells us his Top 10 of 2016 ++ win tix to his Terminal 5 show with Woods

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Though Kurt Vile didn’t release a record in 2016, you can’t say he took it easy (though he always takes it easy), as he was busy touring, and guesting on records by Luke Roberts, Hope Sandoval & The Warm Intentions, the National’s massive Grateful Dead tribute, lending his voice to HBO series Animals, and more. Ku…

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Marfa Myths 2017 lineup: ‘Stranger Things’ live, Perfume Genius/Weyes Blood collaboration, Roky Erickson & more

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Mexican Summer’s Marfa Myths festival will be back in 2017 from March 9-12 in Marfa, TX. As usual, they’ve put together a unique lineup featuring some special events…

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mems of Yeasayer, Vampire Weekend, Woods, ASDIG, Holy Ghost, more playing Dave Harrington holiday show

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Producer and polymath Dave Harrington is once again throwing his Holiday Spectacular in NYC this year, joined by many prominent indie musicians. The third annual show goes down at Brooklyn Bowl on December 18, and the guest list includes Alex Frankel (Holy Ghost), Anand Wilder (Yeasayer), Chris Tomson (Vampire Weekend), Jen Goma (A Sunny Day in Glasgow), Steve Mario (Delicate Steve), Jarvis Taveniere (Woods), Marc Brownstein & Aron Magner (The Disco Biscuits), and many m…

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mems of Yeasayer, Vampire Weekend, Woods, ASDIG, Holy Ghost, more playing Dave Harrington holiday show

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Producer and polymath Dave Harrington is once again throwing his Holiday Spectacular in NYC this year, joined by many prominent indie musicians. The third annual show goes down at Brooklyn Bowl on December 18, and the guest list includes Alex Frankel (Holy Ghost), Anand Wilder (Yeasayer), Chris Tomson (Vampire Weekend), Jen Goma (A Sunny Day in Glasgow), Steve Mario (Delicate Steve), Jarvis Taveniere (Woods), Marc Brownstein & Aron Magner (The Disco Biscuits), and many m…

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ENTRANCE released new EP (listen), playing 2 NYC shows before this weekend’s Huichica fest (full schedule)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Guy Blakeslee just released his solid new EP of psychedelic pop as ENTRANCE. If you haven’t checked it out you can listen…

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150+ never-before-seen Death by Audio photos by Ebru (whose BOOK is OUT NOW!)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

During the last month of Brooklyn DIY venue Death by Audio’s existence, photographer Ebru Yildiz practically lived at the space, shooting both the live shows and taking candid pics of life behind the scenes of those who lived and worked at DbA. Those photos are the basis of Ebru’s new book We’ve Come So Far – The Last Days of Death By Audio…

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