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  • First Aid Kit Share "My Silver Lining" Video

    May 13

    First Aid Kit have shared another new video for a track off their forthcoming LP Stay Gold. This one's for "My Silver Lining". Directed by Elliott Sellers, the clip was filmed at the Paramour Mansion in Silver Lake, Los Angeles. Here's what the band said about the video in a statement: "We wanted to create an intriguing and mysterious world where everything is slightly off and the mansion slowly comes to life. The idea of things in life changing, even scaring you, but still having to...

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  • M.I.A. Performs "Double Bubble Trouble" on "Seth Meyers"

    May 13

    On "Late Night With Seth Meyers", M.I.A. stopped by to perform a track from Matangi. In front of a backdrop that said "1984 IS NOW", she did "Double Bubble Trouble" alongside some dancers and a neon-glowing remote controlled flying saucer. Watch below via Mr. World Premiere.

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  • The Black Keys Share Full "Live on Letterman" Set, Do "It's Up to You Now" and "Fever" on "Letterman"

    May 12

    The Black Keys will continue on their tour of late night TV appearances behind Turn Blue with their performance on "Late Show With David Letterman" tonight. But first, Dan Auerbach and Patrick Carney did a "Live on Letterman" webcast. Watch the full webcast below, plus their "Late Show" performances of "Fever" and "It's Up to You Now". "Live on Letterman":

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  • Neil Young Records Straight to Vinyl With Jack White's Third Man Booth on "The Tonight Show"

    May 12

    Neil Young and Jack White were guests on tonight's episode of "The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon", where they did something fairly novel: recorded a song and pressed it directly to vinyl live on the show. Young covered "Crazy", the Willie Nelson classic (made famous by Patsy Cline), which was pressed instantly onto 6" vinyl. It was recorded in the same 1940s-style recording booth from Third Man in Nashville that was used to record Young's new LP A Letter Home. Find what the platter...

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  • Morrissey Shares Nancy Sinatra-Featuring Video for "World Peace Is None of Your Business"

    May 12

    At last, Morrissey has graced us all with a new song...sort of. The title track to his forthcoming album World Peace Is None of Your Business is actually a spoken word piece. There's a video for the track up on iTunes right now directed by Natalie Johns, and it features Nancy Sinatra. You have to watch it. The deluxe edition of the album has surfaced on iTunes, and it features six additional tracks. That single artwork is actually his album cover; check it out below the tracklist. World...

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  • New 21+ #livemusicvenue added to +Indie on the Move in #NYC -@infuse51."InFuse51 focuses on gastropop...

    May 12

    New 21+ #livemusicvenue added to +Indie on the Move in #NYC -@infuse51."InFuse51 focuses on gastropop dining and flavored spirits. Vlada's famous infused vodkas are joined with new flavors of tequila & whiskey!" Live music can be held Monday - Saturday nights, although Mondays and Wednesdays are typically reserved for regular weekly events. All genres welcome: http://ow.ly/wLLxI InFuse 51

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  • Janelle Monáe Is a Comic Book Super Hero in Video for Cover of David Bowie's "Heroes"

    May 12

    Janelle Monáe recently recorded a cover of David Bowie's "Heroes" for a Pepsi ad campaign. The track has now got a video, directed by Young Astronauts, which you can watch below. The clip follows a series of bullied school kids who proceed to find their own power after reading comic books that star Monáe. The video is part of the World Cup-related Pepsi campaign "Beats of the Beautiful Game". The company will release a video series and album, in collaboration with the non-profit Cine Favela....

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  • Local/regional acts needed for 5/23 and 5/24 at Silvie's Lounge in #Chicago IL: http://ow.ly/wLQyZ #...

    May 12

    Local/regional acts needed for 5/23 and 5/24 at Silvie's Lounge in #Chicago IL: http://ow.ly/wLQyZ #gigging #DIY #gigs4u

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  • Local/regional acts needed for 6/11 at 3 Kings Tavern in #Denver CO: http://ow.ly/wLQyZ #gigging #DIY...

    May 12

    Local/regional acts needed for 6/11 at 3 Kings Tavern in #Denver CO: http://ow.ly/wLQyZ #gigging #DIY #gigs4u

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  • Stream Releases From American Football, Copeland, Emma Ruth Rundle, and K. Leimer Via Advance

    May 12

    On May 20, celebrated late-90s emo band American Football—the trio of Mike Kinsella (Cap'n Jazz, Owen, Owls), Steve Lamos, and Steve Holmes—will reissue their influential (and sole) self-titled album in a deluxe edition, via Polyvinyl. (They're also reuniting for their first tour in 15 years). The Midwesterners' classic 1999 LP, accompanied by a bonus tracks, is currently available for streaming via Pitchfork Advance, our immersive music streaming platform designed to emulate the classic album...

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