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Katzenjammer at Mercury Lounge, NYC, 6.16.09

Call them what you will: vaudevillian charmers, musical circus cabaret, torch singing, gypsy folk, punk pop, Balkan/Norwegian, but when Katzenjammer …Read the Rest

17 Jun 2009 | 1 comment | More

Placebo on the Gentleman’s Art of Never Dropping Your Guard

Chalk it up to lucky number thirteen, in terms of years and longevity, that is.  Placebo has gone well past …Read the Rest

17 Jun 2009 | More

Siren Music Festival Announces Additions to Lineup

Additional performers have just been announced for the 9th annual Village Voice Siren Music Festival taking place on Saturday, July 18 at Coney Island. New artists to the bill include A Place to Bury Strangers, Thee Oh Sees, Tiny Masters of Today, Justine D, and the DeadHeat DJs.

17 Jun 2009 | More

Placebo’s “Battle” Takes on the Charts; Fall Tour Plans

Placebo’s latest effort, Battle For the Sun, took the worldwide charts by storm last week, placing #51 on Billboard’s Top 200 (their highest debut in the U.S.), #8 on the Top Independent Albums Chart, notching Top 10 bows…

17 Jun 2009 | 1 comment | More

Nouvelle Vague at The Fillmore at Irving Plaza, NYC, 6.17.09

One wouldn’t think that a band who politely merci beaucoup their way through a set could ignite a crowd fight …Read the Rest

17 Jun 2009 | More

Via Tania, Luke Rathborne and Vanessa Bley at Joe’s Pub, NYC, 6.17.09

The young and spunky Vanessa Bley, daughter of jazz pianist Paul Bley, kicked off this intimate evening amongst a bevy …Read the Rest

17 Jun 2009 | More

The Big Pink at Mercury Lounge, NYC, 6.15.09

The Big Pink looked spiffy as they gathered up on stage.  The London fivesome sported a melange of fashion that …Read the Rest

17 Jun 2009 | 1 comment | More