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Recommended Wednesday Show: Indian Rebound, Cloud Nothings, Toro y Moi, and Philip Seymour Hoffman at Mercury Lounge

This is a pretty absurd line-up for Mercury Lounge.  Cloud Nothings and Toro y Moi could both probably carry their own Bowery or MHOW show (in fact, Toro y Moi will be doing just that on April 10th).  Cloud Nothings are very high on both my Favorite Songs and Favorite Albums lists for 2010, and […]

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SXSW 2010: Friday

I keep trying to find a moral in SXSW.  The point is to be in a band, and the rest of us are just plebeian followers.  Go home and practice your instrument until you can do it yourself.  Go home and practice your writing until you become a better critic.  Go home and give up […]

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Recommended Wednesday Show: Neon Indian and Toro y Moi at Mercury Lounge

Oh my goodness.  Two of 2009’s best (possibly the only two tolerable) chill-core or whatever it is we’re calling it bands are playing a show!  Together!  This Mercury Lounge show is sold out, but if you can find a ticket, make it out to.  These bands are definitely some of the most pleasing and interesting […]

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Recommended Thursday Show: Islands and Toro y Moi at Bowery Ballroom

Greetings from Los Angeles!  Things are weird here.  There are palm trees.  And mountains.  And nice people.  I like it.  I just saw a taping of Conan, and The Bravery was the band.  They weren’t too impressive.  I would have much rather gotten to see Creed last night.  One of my favorite bands EVER.  Oh […]

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