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Recommended Thursday Show: King Tuff, Frankie Rose & The Outs, and Nude Beach at The Knitting Factory

King Tuff is fantastic.  Fantastic is my word of the week.  But really, they’re fantastic.  King Tuff is Kyle of Happy Birthday’s original band, I believe.  The music has that same playfully weird quality to it, with noodly but extremely creative guitar solos thrown in every now and then, except it’s a little less precious […]

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Photos (for Impose): Quiet Hooves, Bubbly Mommy Gun, and Nude Beach at The Knitting Factory

Imagine Spencer Krug, the man behind weirdo rockers Sunset Rubdown and Wolf Parade, as a teenager in Canada.  I can picture him sitting around with his guitar and a keyboard, his head so full of musical ideas that he can barely contain them all within his cranium.  I’m no Krug expert.  Maybe he came out […]

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Recommended Saturday Show (and sweet new MP3s): Beach Fossils, Alex Bleeker & the Freaks, Cloud Nothings, and Nude Beach at Monster Island Basement

(Photo of Cloud Nothings by Leia Jospe for Brooklyn Vegan) I know I recommended a Beach Fossils show yesterday, as well.  They’re good, but it’s who’s playing with them tonight that’s exciting.  Alex Bleeker is Real Estate’s bass player, and his own project sounds like some lost late-6os acid-blues-rock record.  Definitely cool stuff.  Nude Beach […]

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