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Yo La Tengo with The Sun Ra Arkestra and Graham Nash at NYC’s Bowery Ballroom – photos

Yo La Tengo started their tradition of hosting charitable Hanukkah shows in 2001 at the legendary music venue Maxwell’s in Hoboken, NJ. The tradition continued through 2013, until Maxwell’s became a characterless bar with an emphasis on TV sports, putting…

Savannah Stopover announces first wave of 30+ bands for 2019

Savannah Stopover announced the first wave of bands for the 2019 festival, which will take place in a variety of downtown venues from March 7 to 9. We know a fair number of the acts announced so far, but there…

Bragg Jam 2018 in Macon – photos

I decided almost at the last minute to head to Macon for the Saturday of Bragg Jam, but still snagged a downtown hotel room for just little over $100 and had a typically great time wandering the festival, which takes…

New Music Monday – 7/6/18

Mudhoney Seattle, WA “Paranoid Core” from Digital Garbage out on Sub Pop Sept. 28. 25+ years later and here’s Mudhoney, still doing the Mudhoney thing. Yeah, it’s no “Touch Me I’m Sick”, but live it’ll sound great between “I’m Now”…

Futurebirds pack B&D Burgers for 1st show in new concert series – photos

Futurebirds made the trip down from Athens recently for a sold out show in the first installment of B&D Burgers ‘inaugural concert series at the Congress Street location. The organizers brought in the producton pros at Kaufman-Heinz and a big…

New Music Monday – 7/9/18

Thee Oh Sees San Francisco, CA “C” from Smote Reverser out on Castle Face Records, August, 17th I think they’re back to the “Oh Sees” moniker? Who can keep up? One thing I do know is they pump out as…

New Music Monday – 7/2/18

Enjoy our weekly roundup of new music, including Savannah based Black Tusk, Florence + The Machine, Tuffi, and X49 CLEANER. Florence + The Machine London, England “Big God” off High as Hope Florence + The Machine‚Äôs latest album High as…

New Music Monday – 6/18/18

This week we have new work from LVL UP, Skeletonwitch, and The Eels. Enjoy. LVL UP Purchase, NY “Orchard” a final stand alone single on Sub Pop. Have you ever discovered a great band at the very end of their…

New Music Monday – 6/11/18

This week we have new work from The Rock*A*Teens, Interpol, YOB, KEN Mode, and Car Seat Headrest — also stuff all the way around. The Rock*A*Teens Cabbagetown, GA “Turn and Smile” from the album Sixth House, out June 29, 2018…

New Music Monday – 6/4/18

For this week, we bring you new music from White Woods, Mallrat, Gorillaz, and T. Hardy Morris, whose upcoming album we’re incredibly stoked about. White Woods Atlanta, GA “Big Talking” off of the EP Big Talking out now on Suicide…