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Zammutopult Stream Zammuto’s new album “Anchor” and watch new “IO” music video

After listening to a few tracks from Zammuto’s Anchor earlier this month, we knew the band’s new record would be a diverse and energetic affair. (Zammuto plays LPR on October 26, by the way.) Now the whole album is streaming over on NPR’s First Listen, and we highly…

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Marketa Irglova - photo by Hordur Sveinsson Watch the new video for Marketa Irglova’s “The Leading Bird”

SPIN just debuted a new video for “The Leading Bird” from Czech singer-songwriter Marketa Irglova’s forthcoming album Muna. The Swell Season member’s second solo record comes out September 23 on Anti Records, and she’ll be playing LPR on Friday, October 10.
Featuring Paraguayan dancer Maria Alejandra Jara De Marco and…

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Agnes Obel Listen to David Lynch’s remix of Agnes Obel’s “Fuel To Fire”

Danish singer-songwriter Agnes Obel, who plays LPR on November 9th, is releasing a deluxe version of her sophomore LP Aventine in October. The expanded addition of Obel’s 2013 album, which has achieved critical acclaim both in her native country and across Europe, includes three new tracks, live versions of some of the…

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yMusic Balance Problems Listen: yMusic – “Music In Circles”

yMusic has shared their recording of Andrew Norman’s composition “Music in Circles,” a preview from their upcoming sophomore release Balance Problems. The piece is breathy and beautiful.
We look forward to hearing much more from Balance Problems when yMusic opens for Blake Mills at LPR on October 1.
Balance Problems…

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Taka Kigawa Q&A: Pianist Taka Kigawa on his upcoming performance of Pierre Boulez’s solo piano music

Frequent LPR guest Taka Kigawa returns to our stage this coming Monday, August 25, and we couldn’t be more excited. In celebration of Pierre Boulez’s 90th birthday, the acclaimed pianist will be performing the French composer’s complete solo piano works.
We caught up with Kigawa to ask him a few questions about Boulez and…

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Screen Shot 2014-08-18 at 6.43.59 PM Listen: Two new tracks from Darkside

Darkside shares two new tracks and plays their last show at Brooklyn Masonic Temple on 9/12.. Continue reading

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MayaB_feat1 Mixtape Monday: Maya Beiser’s “Uncovered”

In anticipation of her performance at LPR on September 4th we asked cellist Maya Besier to do a guest post for us on the music that inspired her latest album. Check it out below and come join us at the show!

The first time I heard Janis Joplin I felt shaken…

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Bahamas aka Afie Jurvanen Stream the new Bahamas album “Bahamas Is Afie”

After previewing his new album Bahamas Is Afie with his friend Russ a few days ago, Bahamas’ Afie Jurvanen has shared a stream of the entire record, which is due out next Tuesday, August 19. His North American tour will get under way a couple weeks after the release, and Bahamas will play

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Paradise Garage Michael Musto recognizes Paradise Garage in his PAPER magazine column on NYC’s best clubs

Columnist Michael Musto recently gave a nod to seminal dance music club Paradise Garage in “The 13 Best NYC Clubs in History” for PAPER magazine.
While he doesn’t formally rank the Garage in his “glittering list of the 13 greatest nightspots I’ve ever known in this town,” that’s only because it wasn’t…

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tokirealla_feat Watch: TOKiMONSTA feat. Anderson Paak “Realla”

Check out the sultry new video for TOKiMONSTA‘s “Realla,” featuring Anderson Paak. “Realla” is the first single off of her forthcoming album Desiderium due out in September. Continue reading

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@violet_ohoh_ghostbeach #LiveAtLPR Instagram round-up: June & July

Summer is flying by so hold on tight! Check out our favorite shots from our loyal patrons from June & July. Continue reading

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Bahamas Watch Bahamas preview his new album “Bahamas Is Afie”

Bahamas, aka Finnish-Canadian folk musician Afie Jurvanen, recently shared a new video previewing his forthcoming album Bahamas is Afie over at Paste Magazine. The album comes out August 19 on Brushfire Records, and Bahamas’ North American tour stops at LPR on Wednesday, September 17.
Following Afie and his friend…

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Zammuto Listen to tracks from Zammuto’s new album “Anchor”

We’re looking forward to having Zammuto back at LPR on Sunday, October 26. In the meantime, we’re enjoying a few tracks that the band has shared from their forthcoming album Anchor, which comes out September 2 on Temporary Residence.
Formed by Nick Zammuto in 2011 after the end of his previous…

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IMG_6292 Photos: Plaid w/ Archie Pelago

Check out these awesome photos of Plaid from a few weeks ago. (photos by Mark Shelby Perry) Continue reading

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Gregory Porter Watch Gregory Porter’s new video for “The ‘In’ Crowd” and Listen to his Newport Jazz Festival set

Captivating jazz vocalist Gregory Porter (who will be performing at Town Hall on February 14, 2015) recently debuted a new video for “The ‘In’ Crowd,” a song that appeared on last year’s Liquid Spirit, his much-lauded Blue Note Records debut.
Porter’s take on “The ‘In’ Crowd,” which was written by Billy…

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The Rock*A*Teens A Rock*A*Teens Mix by Okkervil River’s Will Sheff

Back in February, Okkervil River’s Will Sheff wrote a blog post about how much he likes The Rock*A*Teens, and this Sunday, August 10 he’ll be opening for the band at LPR. In his post Sheff included an 18-track Rock*A*Teens mix, so we decided to compile those songs as a Spotify…

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703f630b75456fd2d6a914aaf4ba3c66 The Return of The Rock*A*Teens

If you were around Atlanta in the ’90s or at least familiar with the Cabbagetown scene in those years then you’re probably already ridiculously excited for The Rock*A*Teens reunion shows this weekend. If not though, you still have some time to get acquainted. Trust us, you’ll want to.
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instarflyer Mixtape Mondays: Instar Books

Jeanne Thornton and Miracle Jones, the founders of Instar Books, have put together a quick Spotify playlist to celebrate their launch party tomorrow. They worked with the DJ for the party, Kevin Carter, to put together a playlist of what you can expect both musically and aesthetically on August 5th at

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ymusic1 Watch the trailer for yMusic’s new album “Balance Problems”

NYC chamber music ensemble yMusic, who will be opening for Blake Mills at LPR on Wednesday, October 1, just shared the trailer for their second full-length album, Balance Problems, which is being released by New Amsterdam Records on September 30.
Take a peak at what yMusic (Rob Moose, CJ Camerieri, Clarice…

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Internshipgraphic LPR is seeking marketing interns for Fall/Winter 2014/2015

Are you looking to gain experience, broaden your horizon exponentially, see awesome music (fo’ free!), meet new people, etc etc? Well do we have the opportunity for you! (le) poisson rouge is currently seeking marketing interns for the 2014/15 Fall & Winter semesters. Continue reading

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Maya Beiser Watch the trailer for “Uncovered,” Maya Beiser’s new album of reimagined classic rock tunes

Cellist Maya Beiser will be celebrating the release of her new album Uncovered with a concert at LPR on Thursday, September 4th.
Uncovered features Beiser’s genre-shattering interpretations of classic rock tunes by Led Zeppelin, Jimi Hendrix, Pink Floyd, Nirvana, Janis Joplin, Howlin’ Wolf, King Crimson, Muddy Waters and AC/DC. Here’s a peak…

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scottmickens Q&A: Sam Mickens on Jimmy Scott and Friday’s “How Deep is the Ocean?” tribute concert

Jimmy Scott and Sam Mickens
Brooklyn-based singer/guitarist/composer Sam Mickens will be at LPR this Friday, July 25 for “How Deep is the Ocean?”, a concert in memory of the late, great jazz vocalist Jimmy Scott. We caught up with Mickens (who’ll be teaming up with drummer Mike Pride’s quartet From Bacteria…

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JS_credit-Ken-Schles-1 Mixtape Monday: A Jimmy Scott Playlist by Sam Mickens

We are very excited to have the immensely talented Sam Mickens and Mike Pride’s from Bacteria to Boys here on Friday July 25th to pay tribute to the legendary jazz vocalist Jimmy Scott.
If you’re not familiar with Jimmy Scott’s music it’s time to get acquainted.  Sam Mickens was awesome enough…

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Marketa Irglova Listen to “This Right Here,” a new track from Marketa Irglova

Marketa Irglova (half of The Swell Season and Academy Award-winning co-star of Once) is set to release Muna, her second solo record, this fall. Below you can check out “This Right Here,” a new track from the album, and come October 10th you’ll have the chance to see Irglova live at LPR.…

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S. Carey Listen to S. Carey covering The Pines’ “Shiny Shoes”

We’re excited to have S. Carey back at LPR on Sunday, September 7th. The last time he stopped by was in April with White Hinterlands, and this time he’ll be co-headlining with another great act, Califone.
Meanwhile, S. Carey has also been on the road with Minneapolis’ The Pines…

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