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Screenings Added to LCD Soundsystem Film: ‘Shut Up and Play the Hits’

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Tickets to the July 18 opening of the LCD Soundsystem film, Shut Up and Play the Hits, have sold out in approximately a dozen major cities. Therefore, Oscilloscope Laboratories has announced a number of encore showings that same night–and in the case of LCD Soundsystem’s hometown New York City, additional showings on July 19. Additional showings will be announced as ...

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LCD Soundsystem Giving Farewell Concert in NYC

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It's the end of an era as LCD Soundsystem confirms an April 2 extravaganza at New York City's Madison Square Garden that will be both its first time headlining the storied arena and the final, definitive and ultimate LCD Soundsystem live show.

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Brahms: “Another Time” (Laurel Halo Remix)–Free mp3 Download

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After touring the country with Passion Pit, completing a sell out residency at Pianos in New York and turning their Northside showcase into a bona fide 600 people deep dance party…BRAHMS are back with a hallucinatory techno infused remix of live favorite “Another Time” reworked by Brooklyn based,  Forkcasted Laurel Halo (download from the link above). BRAHMS are currently locked in their Brooklyn studio ...

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New Bright Eyes Album Coming Out Soon: ‘The People’s Key’

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Bright Eyes will release The People’s Key on February 15th 2011 on Saddle Creek. The People’s Key – the band’s seventh studio album – is the eagerly awaited follow-up to 2007’s acclaimed Cassadaga. In support of the album Bright Eyes can announce two very special shows next year: Radio City Music Hall in New York City on March 9th and ...

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Trumpeter Rebecca Coupe Franks Celebrates 20 Year Career with ‘Check the Box’

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This year marks the 20th anniversary of the beginning of Rebecca Coupe Franks‘ remarkable career as trumpeter/composer/bandleader. The San Francisco Bay Area native was mentored by Joe Henderson during her youth in the ’80s, became a regular on the New York City jazz scene in the ’90s, and today is the owner of RCF Music Studio and RCF Records, a music composer/producer ...

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Oberhofer Announces US Dates With Here We Go Magic, Bear In Heaven

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When your songs are too big to be contained: form a band. Maybe call it after your family name because you like the way it sounds (sh*t, if it worked for Bon Jovi then who’s to argue). Record those songs in the basement of your parents house in Tacoma. When that burns down, shake it off and move to New ...

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Kings of Leon Perform at Madison Square Garden, NYC

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Kings Of Leon performed to a sold out audience at Madison Square Garden , NYC. The Followill brothers (and cousin) were named one of the big breakout bands of 2008, even though they've been around for awhile, but I'm so glad they're finally getting some recognition! They're definitely one of those bands you either love or hate. I just happen to be on the "love" side of that spectrum. It doesn't hurt that drummer Nathan Followill once gave me some invaluable festival advice: "Make sure to bring your own 2-ply and Xanax!"

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