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Whiskey Bitches Q&A: Whiskey Bitches talk about their roots, creative drive, pop music and more

We caught up with Whiskey Bitches, who are playing the second installment of On The Rise at LPR this Saturday 9/5. Read on to see what they had to say about how the band came together, the source of their musical energy, what it’s like to be band in NYC, and (of course)…

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TRACKOFTHEWEEK Tracks of the week: August 24th – 28th

Our favorite tracks this week feature Ikue Mori, Germans, Citizens, Eric Nathan, and Glockabelle Continue reading

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Shark? Q&A: Shark? digs dancing, Nirvana and the missing manatee emoji


We checked in with Shark? to get the inside scoop on their love of music: music making, the music they love and why their music matters. They’re on the bill for our third installment of On The Rise at LPR Wednesday, September 16! Weigh their inspirations and favorite tacos below.
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Crushed Out Q&A: Crushed Out share nicknames, inspirations, beaches & more

 
We’re excited to have Brooklyn electrified honky-tonk surf duo Crushed Out on our bill for the third installment of On The Rise at LPR on Wednesday, September 16! We caught up with husband-wife/bandmates Moselle Spiller and Franklin Hoier and asked them a few questions about Crushed Out’s music, creative chemistry and more fun…

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BackToSchool LPR Interns’ Back To School Playlist

Back to school…back to school. Summer is coming to a close soon, and our amazing interns compiled some songs to get you prepared for school year. Continue reading

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TRACKOFTHEWEEK Tracks of the week: August 17th – 21st

Check out our favorite tracks this week, featuring Orlando Julius, Lydia Lunch, Mercury Rev, Earth, and Lila Downs
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LPR_1 [Book a] Party Like a Rockstar

Did you know you can rent our space? Yep. You can rent all, or part, of LPR for your next shindig.

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TRACKOFTHEWEEK Tracks of the week: August 10th – 15th

Take a listen to our favorite tracks this week, featuring Micachu & The Shapes, Os Mutantes, Brigitte, Sven Helbing, and Joan As Police Woman Continue reading

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HOLYSONSfeat Noisey premieres a new track from Holy Sons

Noisey’s Jonah Bayer caught up with Emil Amos, aka Holy Sons, to discuss his upcoming album, Fall Of Man, which comes out next week.

 
…you’re taking a lo-fi sensibility and making it sound hi-fidelity and something that comes from hardcore sounds nothing like hardcore in the end result.Continue reading

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RunningLate_blog Get to know Scott Rogowsky with NY1

Budd Mishkin of NY1 spoke with comedian Scott Rogowsky on his never ending hustle in New York City to find the perfect guests for his show, Running Late. Continue reading

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Screen Shot 2015-08-12 at 3.25.28 PM Watch the new video for “Ripple Water Shine” by Pianos Become The Teeth

 
Pianos Become The Teeth (playing LPR on Saturday, August 22) recently debuted a new video for “Ripple Water Shine,” a track from their latest album, Keep You! Directed by Tyler W. Davis, it’s a touching tale that’ll surely resonate with all of our fellow dog lovers out there. You might want to…

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@cd.waters #LiveAtLPR – Our favorite shots from June & July

Check out our favorite Instagram shots from June & July! Continue reading

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TRACKOFTHEWEEK Tracks of the week: August 3rd – August 7th

Take a listen to our favorite tracks this week, featuring: Mother Falcon, New Myths, John Grant, Malik Abdul Rahmaan, and Tamaryn! Continue reading

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NewMyths Q&A: The ladies of New Myths talk about their native New York, cool bands to follow and more

Check out our latest interview with New Myths! They join Parrot Dream and BRAEVES for On The Rise at LPR next Tuesday 8/11.
 
Tell us a little about New Myths. How did you connect and start playing together?
 
It was really a “small world” kind of thing. Marina and I had…

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WillMason_ensemble Listen: Will Mason Ensemble “Finn”

Percussionist/composer Will Mason is gearing up for the debut album of his project, the Will Mason Ensemble. The album, entitled Beams of the Huge Night, comes out on August 28th (via New Amsterdam). While writing material for Beams of the Huge Night, Mason secluded himself in the woods of his home-state, Maine, with no electricity, running water, & other modern conveniences.
 
Will has shared the track “Finn” with PopMatters, which he describes as “a thesis statement for the entire album”. Continue reading

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Parrot Dream Q&A: Parrot Dream talks about their Chilean roots, moving to NYC, the marker that inspired their band name and more

 
Shoegaze/dreampop quartet Parrot Dream, who join New Myths and BRAEVES for On The Rise at LPR next Tuesday 8/11, formed in Santiago, Chile in 2013, but now they call NYC home. We’re glad to have them here, and, with their LPR debut just a week away, here’s a Q&A with Parrot Dream…

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BRAEVES Q&A: BRAEVES dishes on secret talents, inspiration, wizards and, you guessed it, tacos

We’re excited to have Long Island indie rockers BRAEVES on the bill for the first installment of our new “On The Rise” series showcasing up-and-coming local talent—so excited, in fact, that we caught up with the quartet to ask them a few questions about their music and more. Continue reading

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Internshipgraphic LPR is seeking marketing interns for the Fall/Winter

Are you looking to gain experience in the industry, broaden your horizon exponentially, see awesome music (fo’ free!), meet new people, & so much more? Well do we have the opportunity for you! (le) poisson rouge is currently seeking marketing interns for the 2015/16 Fall/Winter semesters. Continue reading

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TRACKOFTHEWEEK Tracks of the week: July 27th – 31st

Our favorite songs this week feature Morningsiders, Lila Downs, Silencio, Tal National, and KJ Denhert. Continue reading

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Tamarayn Watch Tamaryn’s new “Cranekiss” video

New Zealand-born, NYC-based vocalist and songwriter Tamaryn, who plays LPR on Friday, August 28, recently released a new video for “Cranekiss,” the title track from her forthcoming album on Mexican Summer.
 
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Cranekiss, Tamaryn’s third full-length following 2010′s The Waves and 2012′s Tender New Signs, will be…

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MC Lars - "The Ballad of Hans Moleman" still Watch the video for MC Lars’ new Simpsons-inspired track “The Ballad of Hans Moleman”

 
MC Lars (playing LPR Saturday, August 15 with Wheatus, Schaffer The Darklord and Hand Job Academy) recently released a new video for “The Ballad of Hans Moleman,” a track inspired by the recurring “Simpsons” character that will appear on his forthcoming The Zombie Dinosaur LP.
 
MC Lars channels Hans Moleman’s story through…

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Micachu & The Shapes Listen to Micachu & The Shapes’ latest single, “Sad”

 
Good Sad Happy Bad, the new album from Micachu & The Shapes, is due out via Rough Trade on September 11, and the band will be celebrating the release with a show at LPR on Saturday, September 12!
 
Micachu (aka Mica Levi) and The Shapes (keyboardist Raisa Khan and drummer Marc…

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a3905164184_16 Listen: El Ten Eleven “Peter and Jack”

Instrumental post-rock duo, El Ten Eleven, pay homage to Peter Hook (Joy Division, New Order) and his son, with their new song “Peter and Jack”. The song features riffs & themes heavily inspired by New Order & the like… Continue reading

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Morningsiders play LPR on 7/31 Q&A: Morningsiders talk tacos, pet peeves, musical influences and more

We’re looking forward to NYC alt-folk group Morningsiders’ show at LPR on Friday, July 31, so we caught up with the quartet to ask them a few questions about their music and a whole lot more. Continue reading

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TRACKOFTHEWEEK Tracks of the week : July 20th – 27th

Our favorite tracks this week feature Sinkane, Earth, El Ten Eleven, Pianos Become The Teeth, and Deru. Continue reading

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