David Cook and The New Tarot to play LPR
Feb21

David Cook and The New Tarot to play LPR

American Idol winner and rocker David Cook will be performing this Thursday at NYC’s Le Poisson Rouge at 8 PM. The singer is out to promote his new EP Chromance featuring the single “Gimme Heartbreak”. Alt rock band The New Tarot are opening. A bit about the Brooklyn sister duo: The Walker sisters and back up band are carving a unique niche in this day and age of pretty dull music with their guitar/keyboard driven...

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Absofacto at Music Hall of Williamsburg
Feb18

Absofacto at Music Hall of Williamsburg

Pop singer Absofacto, Jonathan Visger, opened up for Two Feet Friday night at Music Hall of Williamsburg. The singer has many EPs under his belt already but played his most recent material off his latest project, Thousand Peaces. His songs remind you of a breeze caught over the Pacific somewhere. Besides playing original tunes, he also covered Arctic Monkeys “Crawling Back To You”, which felt like a legit slow acid trip....

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First Listen: CLARA-NOVA
Jan17

First Listen: CLARA-NOVA

When first hearing Sydney Wayser, aka CLARA-NOVA, you’ll hear her breathy vocals and husky voice that remind you of Florence Welch but with an Ellie Goulding electro vibe. Her music project is a revolutionary french sound that breaks the rules in today’s contemporary electronica scene. “Echo” will be released on February 2 from her new EP Iron Age, which is out March 2 on Kobalt Recordings. Take a listen to CLARA-NOVA  and...

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Erykah Badu celebrates 20 years of Baduizm
Dec20

Erykah Badu celebrates 20 years of Baduizm

  Eclectic R&B singer, DJ, activist and producer Erykah Badu spun some tunes off the vinyl reissues off the Fela Kuti catalog at The Box in New York City last night. Kuti was a Nigerian multi-instrumentalist, musician, composer, pioneer of the Afrobeat music genre, and human rights activist. DJ Reborn opened the set with a throwback of Orlando Julius, Ray Baretto, and Willie Colon & Hector Lavoe and hyped the crowd up to a...

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New Artist Profile: Dark Honey
Oct22

New Artist Profile: Dark Honey

Indie pop band Dark Honey, based out of upstate New York, is comprised of brothers Jimi, Ben, and Joe Woodul and mutual friend and colleague Dan DeKalb. After a brief stint living down South, the band reconvened in NYC recently. Their colorful indie pop/rock blend will see them to the Rockwood Music Hall stage on November 7. Their song “Stinging Nettle” is a staple of the band’s and it depicts falling down and the...

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