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They Might Be Giants
They Might Be Giants rock 31-song set at Music Hall of Williamsburg

Are they or are they not? That was the question on hand at the Music Hall of Williamsburg in Brooklyn, NY this past Sunday evening. Thankfully John Linnell and John Flansburgh were quick to answer such a heavy, loaded question; They Might Be Giants are running on all of their quirky cylinders and are, in fact, very […]

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Recommended: Parquet Courts release new album “Content Nausea” under Parkay Quarts

Parquet Courts, a band that prides themselves in not falling in the clutches of social media or major label ownership (although they do have a functioning Facebook page), have continued strong with their DIY tenor and have dropped their second record this year. The Brooklyn-based indie-post-punkers received much critical acclaim for their June 2014 release, […]

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Guadalupe Plata photos live
Photos: Guadalupe Plata with Daddy Long Legs at Cameo Gallery in Brooklyn

It pained us not to be at this show! Guadalupe Plata had their New York debut this past Thursday, June 20 at the Cameo Gallery in Brooklyn. While I was not there, my good friend Brian caught the show live as we have both have been fans of the Spanish swamp-punk-blues rockers for quite some […]

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New Video: The Vandelles – Swell to Heaven
New Video: The Vandelles – Swell to Heaven

The Vandelles have shared a new video for their breezy Summer single, “Swell to Heaven.” It’s a classic spin off yesteryear high school crushes over bad boys, and involves a lot of beach, babes and rad classic cars. Oh, there’s also some bare buns and quick titty action. It’s a perfect surf-garage-pop single to kick […]

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The Vandelles Offer Free New Single, You Turn Me and a New Video

While they’re baring the burden of Hurricane Sandy, our favorite New York psychedelic-garage-rockers, the Vandelles have shared a creepy new Halloween single. You can download their new single, You Turn Me for free via their Bandcamp. The song is a reverbed, wild cover from Beat Happening’s ’92 song (and self-titled album), You Turn Me On. The Vandelles do […]

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Anti-Pop Consortium Leak Four New Tracks as Part of “Tres Inexcelsius”

New York hip hop group, Anti-Pop Consortium (APC) have been tweeting clues the past couple months about their upcoming new album. With the group originally consisting of Beans, High Priest, M. Sayyid and producer Earl Blaize, the men are back with some bangin’ new tracks that just leaked! We’re not too sure if Beans is […]

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Glassjaw to Headline the El Rey Theatre and the Glass House

Hardcore rockers, Glassjaw are back and ready to play some shows in Los Angeles. Known for their wild live shows (and numerous line-up changes), these New York rockers are ready to shred the El Rey Theatre and the Glass House in Pomona. Tickets for both venues are not on sale yet, but Glassjaw has a […]

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Hot New Music: Saadi

Syrian-born, Boshra al Saadi (Saadi), is one hot new artist hailing from New York you’re going to want to keep your eyes on. Aside from being totally foxy, she has this very cool detached yet sultry voice that at times sounds a bit possessed. It may sound kind of creepy but it’ actually really hot. […]

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"Adventures of Power" Featuring The Honey Brothers!

“I’m not pussy-footing, I’m double bass drumming!” You gott check this flick, it looks all sorts of ridonkulously funny! Ari Gold is like a cooler (but still-so-nerdy) version of Napoleon Dynamite, while Enoturage’s Adrian Grenier has never looked so sexy-cheezy all at once! Watch the trailer below. If you’re in the NYC, there’s a kick-ass […]

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“Demonstration EP” by The Honey Brothers – Album Review

I’m usually not down for the “actor turned musician” thing, but in some cases it does tend to work (definitely not with Scarlett Johansson). Check this sweet new band out: The Honey Brothers features “Entourage” star Adrian Grenier on drums! Their new goods titled “Demonstration EP,” has a fun vibe to it with a ukulele […]

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