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Zambri Debuts New Single, Announces Tour Dates

The intoxicating powers of New York’s Zambri sisters are enough to knock you sideways. We know from experience, having soaked in the magic of Jessica and Cristi Jo at their recent jaw-dropper of a performance at Brooklyn’s Glasslands Gallery (along with the utterly beguiling My Gold Mask) on September 11th.

22 Sep 2010 | 2 comments | More

Bear in Heaven Announces New Tour Dates and a Remix Album

Brooklyn’s own psychedelic indie trio Bear in Heaven will set off on a new North American tour this fall. Fresh off a successful U.S. tour and currently on a European jaunt that includes a handful of festival appearances…

5 Aug 2010 | More

Pitchfork Music Festival Confirms Final Additions to Line-up

The lineup for the 2010 Pitchfork Music Festival has now been finalized with the addition of buzzworthy acts Major Lazer, Wolf Parade, Beach House and Neon Indian, and Big Boi of Outkast fame.

9 Apr 2010 | More

Lineup Announced for Raleigh’s Hopscotch Festival

The Independent Weekly has just confirmed the first Hopscotch Festival, set to take place in downtown Raleigh, NC, from September 9-11. Broken Social Scene, Panda Bear and Public Enemy are set to headline the fest that is boasting 120 bands across 10 venues.

31 Mar 2010 | 1 comment | More

Bear in Heaven: In Heaven, Everything Is Fine

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My late introduction to Brooklyn-based band Bear in Heaven was just this past December, when they supported Mew at Webster Hall (and I can see why they were handpicked to do so). Not sure how I’d missed them before, but as singer and founding member Jon Philpot said, in this town there is so much happening…

23 Feb 2010 | 3 comments | More

Bear in Heaven Take Williamsburg Friday, Prepare for Lengthy Trek

Brooklyn’s own Bear In Heaven will be performing at Glasslands in Williamsburg on Friday, February 19th, alongside Secret Machines and Mon Khmer. The show will be their first as a three-piece following a recent reorganization, and will be their last in New York before…

18 Feb 2010 | More