Another CMJ, another amazing showcase from NPR Music! This one features Elle Varner, Lia Ices, B.J. The Chicago Kid, and Cayetana. It’s free with RSVP, so get on it and check out this fantastic eclectic night of music on October 22! In the meantime though take in this great poster for the…
La Femme play LPR tomorrow! For an idea of what’s in store, watch this video of the French band performing at last month’s Levitation (a festival in France organized by the same people behind Texas’ renowned Austin Psych Fest):
La Femme boast “an addictive sound pulling from psychedelic pop, surf…
We love text-based posters and this one designed by Trevor Hernandez for theDaniel Lanois-curated Antithesis at Brooklyn Masonic Temple is one of the best we’ve seen come through in a while. This is going to be a fantastic night that any adventurous music fan should be sure to catch.
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Flannels are on, leaves are crunching beneath our feet, and we’re ready for fall! But before we go, let’s take a look at our favorite shots on Instagram from the last of Summer… Continue reading
Talk about a design that fits the music. We love this poster that Danielle Lobosco made for Mirah and Death Vessel this Saturday October 11 at LPR. It’s like visual chamomile tea or something, so excuse us while we decompress and stare at it for a while.
(Ticket are still on sale. You know what to do.)
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Antithesis, an evening of electrified shimmy and sonic wonder curated by producer and multi-instrumentalist extraordinaire Daniel Lanois, is coming to Brooklyn Masonic Temple on Monday, November 10. And here’s a great playlist of tunes by Lanois, Saharan blues band Tinariwen and chamber pop/indie rock conjurers The Antlers to get you ready. All…
Chop & Quench (the Fela! band), Debo Band and Questlove are coming to LPR on Wednesday, October 15 for Felabration! That’s quite exciting news on its own, but now you’ve got another reason to grab your tickets for the show if you haven’t already.
All advance ticket buyers for Felebration! on…
We’re still a few weeks away from the official release date of Daniel Lanois’ eagerly awaited album Flesh and Machine but thankfully French-Canadian publication La Presse has a video of Lanois and his band performing in Quebec City last month! Unfortunately it’s not embeddable but trust us, you’ll want to head over…
We’re excited to be presenting Grammy-winning Malian group Tinariwen at Brooklyn Masonic Temple as part of Antithesis, a very special event curated by Daniel Lanois on Monday, November 10.
Here’s a stream of the highly acclaimed Tuareg group’s new five-song EP Inside / Outside: Joshua Tree Acoustic Sessions:
Flesh and Machine, the new solo album from acclaimed Canadian producer, songwriter and musician Daniel Lanois, is due out on October 27, and on November 10 he’ll be coming to Brooklyn Masonic Temple to curate and perform in Antithesis. Presented by WFUV, Le Poisson Rouge & Anti Records, this not-to-miss evening of…
It’s Friday! Don’t you think you deserve a cocktail or….5? Take a look at some of the newer additions to the LPR liquids menu… Continue reading
We love this fantastic poster drawn by Kneebody’s bassist Kaveh Rastegar almost as much as we’re going to love their set here on September 26 featuring a collaboration with Kimbra. This is mind-blowing experimental collaboration at its best!
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A few weeks ago we kicked off the series “Strange and Beautiful,” celebrating the music of John Lurie. Check out some photos below from John Lurie’s “The other side of The Great Wall of Fuck” opening + Ensemble LPR performing string quartets by John Lurie and his compositions re-imagined for string quintet. (photos by Maegan Gindi)
We’re getting excited to have Blake Mills come play LPR with yMusic on October 1.
The below video will help you while away the time if you’re waiting impatiently for October to come. It’s a Blake Mills-made trailer for the LPR show. Check it out below.
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Yes, that’s right. It’s not click bait. We’ve got an actual commercial for The Lounge Lizards’ album Voice of Chunk below. It’s pretty fantastic and features Lurie talking about the strange and beautiful music that is The Lounge Lizards.
The commercial says the album isn’t available in stores, but you can call 1-800-44-CHUNK to order…
Mecca Normal has a new album coming out on M’Lady Records at the end of the month and they have been kind enough to put up a few tracks for streaming! According to the band, the album features “songs about grand gestures and chance meetings that dramatically alter and derail lives.” Continue reading