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Zaza and Dead Leaf Echo Play First Night of Northside Fest, 6.16.11

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We eased into the first night of Northside Festival 2011 with two great NYC bands playing aside from the main …Read the Rest

18 Jun 2011 | 1 comment | More

Brahms Release New Song, Begin Tour with Twin Shadow, Asobi Seksu

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Brahms, who floored us with their high energy set at the Brooklyn Electronic Music Festival just last month, released their latest track, “Add It Up” on Stereogum today, kicking off their tour today with a free musical treat for fans.

12 Jan 2011 | More

Brooklyn Electronic Music Festival 2010: Glow Sticks, Plaid and Fur Are De Rigueur

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The bass traveling through the stage upstairs nearly pummeled us into the floor as we entered the basement of Music Hall of Williamsburg for the start of BEMF 2010. The girders were creaking and the studs were moaning…

21 Dec 2010 | 1 comment | More

Teresa’s Top 10s of 2010: Warpaint, Oh No Ono, Sherlock’s Daughter, The Joy Formidable

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As the year comes to a close, it’s time once again for the dreaded look-backs, but the one that I look forward to is the reflection on the year in music, and 2010 was an incredible year for it.

21 Dec 2010 | More

Bear Hands and BRAHMS at Bowery Electric, CMJ 2010 Night 4, 10.22.10

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My final jaunt for CMJ 2010 was the sardine tin-packed Cantora Records Showcase at Bowery Electric. A sign on one of the walls said something to the effect of occupancy by more than 108 is unlawful, but there were at least twice that many in the room…

23 Oct 2010 | 1 comment | More

Yukon Blonde, Hooray for Earth, Electric Tickle Machine, Oberhofer, Zowie and BRAHMS at Pianos, CMJ 2010 Day 1, 10.19.10

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Time check: 1:21 PM and things are off to a relatively quiet start for the CMJ Music Marathon and Film Festival 2010 at Pianos on Manhattan’s Lower East Side for the Music Slut showcase on Tuesday afternoon.

20 Oct 2010 | 4 comments | More

CMJ Music Marathon & Film Festival 2010 Confirms Second Round of Artists

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The CMJ Music Marathon & Film Festival 2010 set to take over New York City from October 19th to the 23rd, has just confirmed its second round of artists playing the annual festival.

22 Sep 2010 | More

Bear Hands to Perform Fashion’s Night Out Event at Rockefeller Center

NYC’s infamous midtown mecca, Rockefeller Center, is pulling out all the stops for the second annual Fashion’s Night Out on Friday, September 10, 2010, from 6:00PM to 11:00PM. The plaza will turn into a grand red carpet experience, with visitors and shoppers given the “celebrity treatment”, along with live performances by NYC bands and models strutting in style.

3 Sep 2010 | 2 comments | More

BRAHMS at Pianos, 05.18.10

The first night of BRAHMS’ Pianos residency was a resounding success, with a spectacular performance by the New York-based electro-pop trio and the at-capacity crowd loving every minute of it.

19 May 2010 | 1 comment | More