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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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OOIOO Stream OOIOO’s new gamelan-inspired album “Gamel”

 
“Something happens during the opening minutes of OOIOO’s new album Gamel that, in a canny sense, raises it above all other records released this year: It levitates,” Doug Mosurock writes for NPR Music’s First Listen.
 
Earlier this month we posted the excellent Gamel tracks “Jesso Testa” and “Atatawa,” and…

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Jon Hopkins Watch Jon Hopkins’ new video for “We Disappear” featuring Lulu James

 
After teaming up with Purity Ring last year to rework “Breathe This Air” from his acclaimed LP Immunity, British producer Jon Hopkins unveiled a new version of that album’s opening track “We Disappear” in May. Now he’s released the video for that cut, which features ethereal vocals from British neo-soul singer Lulu James. Check it…

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OOIOO Listen to new OOIOO tracks “Jesso Testa” and “Atatawa”

 
OOIOO, the group led by Boredoms drummer Yoshimi P-We, is coming to LPR on July 20th. They also have a new album called Gamel on the way, and what they’ve shared so far has us very excited.
 
Give “Jesso Testa” and “Atatawa” a listen and you’ll see why:
 

 

 
Here’s more on…

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Spoon live at LPR Watch Spoon premiere “Rent I Pay” live at LPR for NPR Music

 
We had a blast hosting a special afternoon Spoon concert on Monday. Can’t think of a better way to kick off the week!
 
Our friends at NPR Music presented the show and streamed the live premiere of “Rent I Pay,” a song from They Want My Soul, Spoon’s first…

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@cbruno1983 #LiveAtLPR Instagram round-up for April/May!

Spring has sprung folks! We’ve had a great past few months at LPR and our fine patrons have done an excellent job of capturing the various moments… Continue reading

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Bachir_Attar Getting to Know the Master Musicians of Jajouka


Did you know the incredibly interesting story behind the Master Musicians of Jajouka? Well if not, it’s time to get acquainted.
Hailing from a mountain village in northern Morocco, these guys come from a centuries-long line of musicians who were excused by the country’s rulers from manual labor in order to master…

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LPR Membership Discount Discounted Memberships All Week For LPR’s Sixth Anniversary!

What better way to celebrate the arrival of Le Poisson Rouge’s sixth anniversary than helping you get into shows for free?

To celebrate our anniversary we are offering 20% off all School of Fish Memberships (normally $50) and 50% off all Classic Fish Memberships (normally $300) from June 9-13. (Get your…

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Concert Membership in New York LPR Membership In June


Here’s what we’ve got on deck for members the rest of the month:
SHOWS THAT ARE FREE FOR MEMBERS:
06.04 Sultans of String with special guest Anwar Khurshid
06.05 Basement Bhangra w/ DJ Rekha, DJ Petra, & Visuals by Fictive
06.07 Rival Mob, Blacklisted, World War 4,

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SYZYGY-Knells-Siren-DES_FLYER-1 Get Free Albums with Tickets to The Knells, SIREN Baroque, & Danielle Eva Schwob


 
The Knells, SIREN Baroque, and Danielle Eva Schwob will be hitting our stage on Sunday, June 8. It gets even better though, because if you get tickets between now and this Friday at 5pm you can get download copies of albums from each band! Simply purchase tickets in advance

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Behind The Groove 2014 Donate to Behind The Groove’s Fundraising Campaign

 
Behind The Groove, which will be back in The Gallery at LPR on Wednesday, June 25, is now in its fifth year of bringing you the best dance beats, but they need your help to sustain the grooves through 2014. In return for donating to their GoFundMe campaign, you can get some…

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IMG_9425 Photos: Ensemble LPR

Check out these photos from Ensemble LPR’s performance last night featuring conductor Christopher Rountree & pianist Timo Andres. Photos by Steven Trotman. Continue reading

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FLOTE_1 Listen: “Island Bounce” by FLOTE

Philadelphia producer FLOTE, of the trio Damn Right!, has a new album in the works and he was kind enough to leak a track to us here at LPR. Continue reading

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Meshell Ndegeocello Stream Meshell Ndegeocello’s New Album “Comet, Come To Me”

 
NPR is streaming Comet, Come to Me, the new album from the multi-talented Meshell Ndegeocello. It’s out next Tuesday, June 3, and Ndegeocello will be celebrating with a special release show at LPR!
 
Check out a couple tracks below and listen to all of Comet, Come to Me

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David Greilsammer Win a Copy of Scarlatti:Cage:Sonatas and 2 Tickets to see David Greilsammer

Pianist David Greilsammer is coming to LPR on Tuesday, May 27 to celebrate the release of his new record Scarlatti:Cage:Sonatas.
 
You have a chance to win a copy of the album, along with two tickets to see Greilsammer perform at LPR! All you have to do is send an email to…

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pizzaunderground_poster Our Favorite Fliers: Pizza Underground w/ Toby Goodshank


Now this is going to be a fun one. Pizza Underground is coming to LPR along with the fantastic Toby Goodshank on June 12! Things are gona get weird and wonderful around here.
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Plaid Stream Plaid’s new album “Reachy Prints” and remix a track with their web app

 
The renowned British IDM duo Plaid (coming to LPR on July 18th) just released Reachy Prints, their first album since 2011′s Scintilli. It’s out on Warp, but you can stream the whole thing right now over at Clash, who also spoke with Plaid’s Andy Turner and Ed Handley.…

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[Felix Nadar in the Gondola of a Balloon] Our Favorite Fliers: Elysian Fields w/ Lewis Lazar


Elysian Fields and their long-time designer Lance Scott Walker never disappoint with amazing posters and this one is no exception. Join us when they return to LPR on June 5th!
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Yoni Wolf Listen to Yoni Wolf’s new mixtape “Old Dope”

 
WHY? frontman Yoni Wolf recently released Old Dope, a new mixtape of material he’ll be performing on his current solo tour, which stops at LPR this Thursday, May 22.
 
Noisey notes that, ”rather than do the same old song and dance he did as the front-dude of WHY?, he’s retrofitting his songs…

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IMG_4188 Photos from of Montreal

Check out these photos from of Montreal’s sold out show w/ Dream Tiger this past Sunday! (Photos taken by Mark Shelby Perry) Continue reading

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