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  1. Exodus & Municipal Waste supporting Adult Swim's 'Mr. Pickles' on tourRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 11 | Brooklynvegan

    Veteran thrashers Exodus and comparatively newer thrashers Municipal Waste are teaming for the Adult Swim-presented Thrash-tacular Metal Tour, which is in support of the new season of Adult Swim's animated series Mr. Pickles . Exodus' Gary Holt said, "Super excited to hit the road again with our good bros in Municipal Waste for the Adult Swim's Mr. Pickles Thrash-tacular tour! This will be a thrash extravaganza at its finest!!!! Can't wait!" Municipal Waste's Ryan Waste added: We go way back with Will and Dave, the creators of Mr. Pickles .

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  2. The Posies reissuing '90s LPs on vinyl, going on acoustic tourRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 11 | Brooklynvegan

    Power pop vets The Posies are celebrating their 30th anniversary this year and have a couple special things planned. Firstly, they're reissuing their three terrific '90s albums for Geffen - 1990's Dear 23 , 1993's Frosting on the Beater , and 1996's Amazing Disgrace - on vinyl and CD via Omnivore Recordings.

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  3. Bat Fangs (Betsy of Ex Hex / Laura of Flesh Wounds) prep debut LP, touring w/ SuperchunkRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 3 | Brooklynvegan

    Bat Fangs is the newish duo of singer/guitarist Betsy Wright and drummer Laura King . If you like any of their other groups, chances are you'll dig the glammy, riffy hard rock sound they make together.

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  4. Fire Is Motion touring in January; 'Still, I Try' EP out nowRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 21 | Brooklynvegan

    Fire Is Motion is the NJ indie rock band led by Adrian Amador, whose five song Still, I Try EP is one of 2017's hidden gems. They're still a relatively new and small band, but they have the kind of talent and ambition that should hopefully change that very soon.

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  5. What's going on Tuesday?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 18 | Brooklynvegan

    Yo La Tengo @ Bowery Ballroom What a treat the return of Yo La Tengo's Hanukkah shows, have been, featuring unique, guest-filled sets full of great music and good cheer. We've had guests like Jeff Tweedy, Superchunk and Nick Lowewhat's in store for the final night? LCD Soundsystem @ Brooklyn Steel Finishing up their busy year, James Murphy and crew play their seventh show of their December 10-show run at Brooklyn Steel.

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  6. MST3K's Joel Hodgson & Jonah Ray talk touring, music, Turkey Day, GWARbar & more in BV interviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2017 | Brooklynvegan

    Twin Peaks was not the only show to have a "Return" this year. Mystery Science Theater 3000 - the cult series about a "regular guy" kidnapped by mad scientists and forced to watch cheesy movies - was revived on Netflix by creator Joel Hodgson thanks to a very successful Kickstarter campaign .

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  7. Sammi Lanzetta expands tour, playing Knitting Factory in DecemberRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2017 | Brooklynvegan

    She's got a conversational singing style that's gained her more than one comparison to her Richmond neighbor Lucy Dacus, and lyrics like the EP's opening line feel instantly quotable in the way Lucy's own debut was. The openness and relatability doesn't end there.

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  8. Sammi Lanzetta releasing debut EP on 6131Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2017 | Brooklynvegan

    Richmond, VA indie rocker Sammi Lanzetta releases her debut EP, For Avery , this week on 6131 Records, home of the debut albums by Julien Baker, Joyce Manor, Touche Amore, and many others . She's got a conversational singing style that's gained her more than one comparison to her Richmond neighbor Lucy Dacus, and lyrics like the EP's opening line feel instantly quotable in the way Lucy's own debut was.

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  9. Prawn, Slingshot Dakota & People Like You going on Topshelf tourRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2017 | Brooklynvegan

    Indie label Topshelf Records will present a tour with five of their artists this December. Prawn, Slingshot Dakota and People Like You are on all dates, with Us and Us Only joining for the first leg and Queen Moo joining for the second.

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  10. Majority Rule playing reunion tour dates with pg.99 and City of CaterpillarRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2017 | Brooklynvegan

    DC hardcore/screamo vets Majority Rule recently revealed that they're reuniting for The Fest , and now they've announced a tour with another freshly-reunited band, pg.99 . These are pg.99's first shows since their brief reunion in 2011 .

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  11. The Make-Up add 2nd Bell House show; Ian Svenonius speaking at The WhitneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2017 | Brooklynvegan

    The Make-Up are playing a few U.S. shows ahead of European festival dates, including Brooklyn's The Bell House on May 20. That show is sold out and the band have added a second Bell House show on May 21 , which is all-ages and also with Tyvek and Permanent Waves . Tickets for that second show are on sale now.

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  12. The Make-Up playing East Coast shows ahead of European festivalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2017 | Brooklynvegan

    Ian Svenonius' late-'90s "Gospel Yeh-Yeh" band The Make-Up are getting back together to play Primavera Sound and a few other European festival in late spring. Ahead of those they'll play a few U.S. shows on the East Coast, including Brooklyn's The Bell House on May 19 with Tyvek and Permanent Waves .

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