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X, Suicidal Tendencies & Svetlanas added to Punk Rock Bowling 2018

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

The lineup for the 20th annual Punk Rock Bowling was recently announced, with a few slots still TBA, and now those few additions have been announced…

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more Riot Fest 2017 Friday pics (Vic Mensa, X, Death from Above, more)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Riot Fest kicked off its 2017 edition with sets from New Order, Ministry, Vic Mensa, X, Liars, The Hotelier, Death from Above, The Cribs, Tobacco, and more. We posted a recap and photos from Friday at Riot Fest, and here’s a second set of pictures.

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Riot Fest 2017 Friday pics/recap (NIN, New Order, Buzzcocks, Ministry, more)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

We’ve already applauded Chicago’s Riot Fest 2017 for its stacked lineup, but praise is also due for its schedule. Of the festival’s five stages, the two main stages (Riot Stage and Roots Stage) are right next to each other, meaning you’re never waiting around for music to start and you hardly have to move…

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32 essential songs by acts playing Riot Fest 2017

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Chicago’s Riot Fest begins Friday (9/15) — and the aftershows begin tonight (9/14). We’ve made a playlist of 32 essential songs by acts on the ridiculously stacked lineup.

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NPR’s 150 Greatest Albums Made By Women

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

The list is being celebrated with a free NYC show tonight, headlined by Rickie Lee Jones, who will perform Pirates in full (#49 on the list).

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BrooklynVegan Blog Radio on SiriusXMU: Playlist for July 19, 2017

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

This week’s edition of BrooklynVegan Blog Radio on SiriusXMU features brand new music from The War on Drugs, The National, Ariel Pink, Nine Inch Nails, Waxahatchee, Big Thief, This is the Kit, and more.

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The Flesh Eaters reuniting for 2018 tour; John Doe playing 3 NYC-area shows

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

John Doe is currently on the road with his X partner in crime, Exene Cervenka, opening a few dates on the Blondie/Garbage tour but will play three solo shows in the NYC area in August…

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Riot Fest update: Danzig playing ‘Danzig III,’ Wu-Tang playing ’36 Chambers’

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Yesterday, Riot Fest announced its day-by-day lineups, added Danzig to the lineup, and revealed that the final two full-album sets would be announced…

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Danzig added to Riot Fest 2017 ++ daily lineups announced

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

The 2017 edition of Riot Fest happens September 15 – 17 in Chicago.

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Riot Fest 2017 adds Cap’n Jazz, At the Drive In, Cockney Rejects, Best Coast, more

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

The new additions join the first Jawbreaker show in 21 years, Nine Inch Nails, Queens of the Stone Age, New Order, Paramore, Prophets of Rage, Wu-Tang Clan, and more.

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Stagecoach 2017 Saturday photos (Willie Nelson, Neil Young, Margo Price, John Doe of X, more)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Stagecoach 2017 continued on Saturday with a Willie Nelson birthday celebration that included a guest appearance from Neil Young, as well as sets from Margo Price, John Doe of X, Tommy James and The Shondells, Maren Morris, Robert Ellis, and Brent Cobb.

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Burger Boogaloo: 2017 lineup & tickets (Iggy Pop, Buzzcocks, X, more)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

The lineup this year is pretty great, with Iggy Pop, Buzzcocks, X, Guitar Wolf, NRBQ, Shannon & The Clams, Nobunny, Quintron & Ms. Pussycat and more.

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John Doe added tour dates; book & new album out now

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

John Doe, co-founder of legendary LA punk band X, recently released his solo album The Westerner and Under the Big Black Sun: A Personal History of L.A. Punk, his literary debut. He had some dates coming up, and since we last spoke, he added a lot more…

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X is back with Billy Zoom, touring in August (BrooklynVegan presenting NYC show w/ presale)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

LA punk icons X have just announced that guitarist Billy Zoom, who has been battling cancer, is back in the band. Great news! With the original lineup of the band back in action, they’ll be heading out on the Re-Zoomed tour in August, “playing all of your favorite X songs…

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April 26 in Music History: Studio 54 opens, X releases Los Angeles

Source: The Key (WXPN)

April 26 in Music History: Studio 54 opens, X releases Los Angeles

1962 – Sam Cooke records “Having A Party” and “Bring It On Home To Me.”

1964 – The Beatles attend Roy Orbison’s belated 28th birthday party in London.

1969 – Led Zeppelin plays “Whole Lotta Love” in concert for the first time during the second of two nights at The Winterland Ballroom in San Francisco, California.

1977 – Studio 54 opens in New York.

1978 – Ringo Starr’s TV special Ringo airs on NBC. It is the musical version of “The Prince and the Pauper.”

1980 – X releases their debut album, Los Angeles.

2005 – Bruce Springsteen releases ...

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Rolling Stone lists the 40 greatest punk albums of all time

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Last month, Rolling Stone ranked the 40 best emo albums of all time, and today they’re back with the 40 best punk albums of all time. Now, this is the same magazine that told you John Cougar Mellencamp, Sting and Jackson Browne all had some of the 100 best albums of the 1980s and Black Flag and Minor Threat did not, so it’d be understandable if you don’t care what they think the best punk albums of all time are, but this list is actually rock solid…

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John Doe shares “Go Baby Go” (ft. Debbie Harry) from new LP, covers The Sonics for HBO’s ‘Vinyl’, playing free NYC show

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

John will be at Rough Trade in May for a free show promoting his new book Under the Big Black Sun: A Personal History of L.A. Punk.

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WIN FREE TICKETS: X @ Underground Arts on Saturday!

Source: Jump Philly

We’re working with the folks at one of our favorite joints, Underground Arts, and we’ll be giving away a ton of tickets to their shows in the coming weeks. On Saturday, the club will host the legendary LA punk band X. Like us on facebook and email us at FreeJumpStuff@gmail.com to enter to win a […]

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15 Greatest Albums of the Decade (So Far)

Source: Rock On Philly

The decade (2010-2020) is about halfway over, and there are so many amazing albums that came out in the past five years. We got introduced to new artists, and some of them took home Grammys. Older artists maintained their amazing talent and continued blowing us away. Here is a list of 15 of the greatest albums of the decade so far.

15. Miley CyrusBangerz (2013)

Gotta show love for Miley! With her release of Bangerz, she also introduced herself as an entirely different person. RIP Hannah Montana.

14. Frank OceanChannel Orange (2012)

Frank Ocean’s ...

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