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Dirty Bird plays the Mercury Lounge

Leading up to the release of their debut album Dirty Bird played a beautiful early set at the Mercury Lounge NYC on Tuesday night. Terrific.

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St. Vincent with Tuck & Patti live at The Tabernacle

One of contemporary rock music’s brightest beacons, Annie Clark’s latest touring performance has been drawing rave reviews for placing the focus on her singular ability to carry a room in the palm of her hand. Her Atlanta MASSEDUCTION stop was no different, with the sold-out crowd even showing up mostly early to catch the jazz guitar stylings of her uncle and aunt, Tuck & Patti, who opened the show.
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Phoebe Bridgers with Soccer Mommy at Aisle 5

Rising LA-based singer/songwriter Phoebe Bridgers played one of many sold-out shows on her first headlining tour to a reverent crowd in Atlanta, with the Nashville-based indie rock act Soccer Mommy in tow.

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WHY? with Open Mike Eagle at Terminal West

Indie rap/rock polymath Yoni Wolf brought the touring WHY? band with him for a stirring night of songs from the project’s deep discography, accompanied by burgeoning underground star Open Mike Eagle.
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Jason Isbell live at The Fox Theatre

One of the country’s preeminent songwriters, Jason Isbell and his band The 400 Unit brought the house down for the second sold-out night of a two-night stand at a historic music venue in downtown Atlanta.
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John Maus at The EARL

The multi-faceted and highly energetic synthpop icon John Maus brought his current tour to a sold-out and adoring crowd in Atlanta, playing songs new and old alike.
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Parquet Courts at Showbox Market

There was a venue wide discussion about Netflix’s The Crown, lead by Austin Brown (vocals, guitar) and a slower track that replaced the typical pit with a coupled up slow dances. It was a weird night, but Parquet Courts shows tend to be.

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X Ambassadors at Brooklyn Steel

The energy they give off them is infectious and radiates through everyone in attendance. If you’ve never seen XA live, don’t miss their next tour!

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Robyn Hitchcock plays Monty Hall

The always entertaining esoteric guitar maverick played two sets of chestnuts and reliable favorites from his vast career. From “Queen Elvis” to a request from yours truly (the rarely-played “Trilobite”), it was a stellar evening of music. Emma Swift joined for a handful of songs.

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Billy Raffoul at Irving Plaza

With a packed house Raffoul with his three piece band left his footprint in New York City.

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First Aid Kit play the Union Transfer

Sold out show celebrating the release of their new album “Ruins”.

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Coin and The Aces at Irving Plaza

COIN played a energetic & dreamy set that had a sold-out Irving Plaza dancing all evening.

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Destroyer Live at Terminal West

Acclaimed art-rock lifer Dan Bejar and his multi-talented bandmates brought the Destroyer songs to life with vigor and splendor. The show was opened by the equally excellent Mega Bog.

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See Jens Lekman at The Earl

Playing with just a guitar and a sampler, the one-man show packed in more energy than a lot of full band performances, with a crowd of longtime fans eating up every bit of it.
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ROSTAM at the Earl

With an adoring crowd packed to each end of the room and a string quartet in tow, ROSTAM played an elegant set of solo songs and past work.