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Watch LCD Soundsystem Play “Beat Connection” For First Time In 16 Years

On Tuesday night, LCD Soundsystem kicked off a 20-show residency at Brooklyn Steel by covering Spacemen 3 and Joy Division and breaking out a couple songs for the first time in over a decade, including “On Repeat” and “Thrills,” both from their 2005 self-titled debut.
Tags: Music, News, Joy Division, Lcd Soundsystem, Brooklyn Steel

Watch LCD Soundsystem Cover Spacemen 3 & Joy Division At Their First Show In Three Years

A little while ago, LCD Soundsystem announced plans to play a 20-show residency at Brooklyn Steel — not a small venue by most standards, but a small one by theirs. The first of those Brooklyn Steel shows went down last night, shortly after keyboardist Gavilán Rayna Russom announced that she was leaving the band amicably. The band didn’t play any new songs last night, but they did bust out a few tracks they haven’t played in a while and a couple of covers, including one that they’ve never done be...
Tags: Music, News, Joy Division, Lcd Soundsystem, Spacemen 3, Brooklyn Steel, Gavilán Rayna Russom

Gavilán Rayna Russom Quits LCD Soundsystem

Ahead of LCD Soundsystem’s 20-date residency at Brooklyn Steel starting tonight, their longtime synth player Gavilán Rayna Russom has announced that she has quit the band. Russom joined LCD Soundsystem in 2008, contributed to their 2010 album This Is Happening, and has been performing with them ever since. In a new interview with Pitchfork, Russom discusses her reasons for leaving:
Tags: Music, News, Lcd Soundsystem, Russom, Brooklyn Steel, Pitchfork Russom, Gavilán Rayna Russom

LCD Soundsystem Announce 20 Fall Shows At Brooklyn Steel

Now we know the reason why various concert promoters across the country have been tweeting the DFA Records lightning bolt logo this week. LCD Soundsystem, who’ve been dormant since the expansive tour surrounding 2017 comeback album American Dream, just announced a massive residency in Brooklyn this November and December.
Tags: Music, News, Brooklyn, Lcd Soundsystem, DFA Records

Malady – “London, I Love You But You’re Bringing Me Down”

Malady are a new London quartet playing loosely electronic and poppy metropolitan rock music. Released through Nice Swan Records' ongoing Nice Swan Introduces... series -- which has previously big-upped acts such as Sports Team and Pip Blom -- their debut single out today would probably slot in real nicely amongst the … More »
Tags: Music, London, Lcd Soundsystem, Malady, Nice Swan Records

Fave Five: Roosevelt

Roosevelt - Sign (Official Video) Keep Reading
Tags: Music, Electronic, Lcd Soundsystem, Indie Pop, Roosevelt, Frankie Knuckles, Mort Garson, Suzanne Ciani, Synthpop, Electropop, The Whitest Boy Alive

Chuck Schumer & James Murphy Call For Federal Assistance To Indie Venues

New York Senator Chuck Schumer is currently holding a conference outside Brooklyn's Baby's All Right in support of legislation to provide federal assistance for independent music venues. Beloved venues across the country have already shuttered thanks to the COVID-19 pandemic, and according to a survey of the National Independent Venue Association, 90% of indie venues … More »
Tags: Music, New York, News, Brooklyn, James Murphy, Lcd Soundsystem, Schumer, Chuck Schumer, National Independent Venue Association, Federal Assistance To Indie Venues

This Is Happening Turns 10

Once upon a time, This Is Happening was a perfect grand finale. More »
Tags: Music, James Murphy, The Anniversary, Lcd Soundsystem

Book + Record Pairings That Highlight Milestones From NYC’s Music Scene

A nostalgic look at the some of the delights from the wildly influential cultural hub No list of musical moments will ever come close to the momentous gravity of NYC’s influence on sound over the last century plus. The following pairings, however, aim to tap into some of our personal favorite milestones in the midst of it all. Some of them—the Beastie Boys Book and Paul’s …
Tags: Books, Music, New York, Design, NYC, History, Albums, The Strokes, Culture, Live Music, Vinyl, Patti Smith, Lcd Soundsystem, PAUL, Chelsea Hotel, Hotel Chelsea

The 100 Best Albums Of The 2010s

A decade is an arbitrary measurement. They seem confined, these neat little symmetrical 10-year runs, but it's only in hindsight that we define them, that their signifiers and trends and shorthand become codified. In reality, there are bleeds, the timbre and events of one chunk of time sliding over the border into another. If you're … More »
Tags: Music, Lana Del Rey, Kacey Musgraves, Beyonce, Taylor Swift, Lorde, Rihanna, Future, Father John Misty, List, Tame Impala, The War On Drugs, Kanye West, Radiohead, Sufjan Stevens, Ariana Grande

Watch Cherry Glazerr Cover LCD Soundsystem’s “Time To Get Away”

Cherry Glazerr released their fantastic third album, Stuffed & Ready, earlier this month. Today, the LA garage-pop outfit stopped by SiriusXM Studios, where they covered LCD Soundsystem's "Time To Get Away" from Sound Of Silver. Their rendition maintains the original track's minimalist funk, but with fuzzy, lo-fi edges. Clementine Creevy channels James Murphy's … More »
Tags: Video, Music, La, James Murphy, Lcd Soundsystem, Clementine Creevy, SiriusXM Studios, Cherry Glazerr

The Genius Of Nilsson Told Through 8 Memorable Covers (Yes, Including The Russian Doll Song)

Among singer-songwriters of the 1960s and '70s, Harry Nilsson may be respected, but is he famous? … More »
Tags: Music, Neko Case, Nilsson, Lcd Soundsystem, Harry Nilsson, Ty Segall, Keith Moon, Aimee Mann, The Walkmen, The Yardbirds, Gotcha Covered, Labi Siffre

LCD Soundsystem – “Seconds” (The Human League Cover)

The new LCD Soundsystem studio album is not really an LCD Soundsystem studio album in the proper sense. Today, the band releases Electric Lady Sessions, a sort of live album. Murphy recently explained the idea behind the LP in a note to fans: When LCD Soundsystem are tuning up for a new tour, … More »
Tags: Music, Album Stream, Lcd Soundsystem, Murphy, The Human League

LCD Soundsystem: Electric Lady Sessions

Recorded at the famed Electric Lady Studios (built by Jimi Hendrix and designed by architect and acoustician John Storyk), Electric Lady Sessions includes live versions of several LCD Soundsystem tracks, as well as a few covers. With tracks like Heaven 17’s “We Don’t Need This Fascist Groove Thang” and The Human League’s “Seconds,” the record offers extra insight into the band’s new wave and synthpop influences. …
Tags: Music, Design, Jimi Hendrix, Records, Vinyl, Lcd Soundsystem, Electric Lady Studios, DFA Records, John Storyk

We’ve Got A File On You: Sharon Van Etten

We've Got A File On You is a new reboot of an old-school Stereogum franchise. Once called Annotated Media Guide, these are interviews in which artists share the stories behind the extracurricular activities that dot their careers: acting gigs, guest appearances, random internet ephemera, etc. Almost 10 years ago, Sharon Van Etten released her debut … More »
Tags: Music, Bruce Springsteen, Interview, Boardwalk Empire, Twin Peaks, Stevie Nicks, David Lynch, Nick Cave, Lcd Soundsystem, Matt Berninger, The National, Shearwater, Sharon Van Etten, Irving Berlin, Tom Petty, John Congleton

James Murphy Explains LCD Soundsystem’s Electric Lady Sessions Release In Note To Fans

LCD Soundsystem are gearing up to release their Electric Lady Sessions album. Back in November, they shared a cover of '80s British new wave band Heaven 17’s “(We Don’t Need This) Fascist Groove Thang.” The track followed their cover of Chic’s “I Want Your Love” and new rendition of American Dream track “Tonite.” … More »
Tags: Music, News, James Murphy, Lcd Soundsystem

The Best & Worst Covers Of 2018

I know this year's been kind of exhausting music-wise. It's been exhausting everything-wise, but stopping to think about how music felt just dredged up nothing but malaise: Post Malone going all Individual-1 about "fake news", grotesque Soundcloud rappers turning out to be all-problematic/no-faves, the final demise of anything resembling … More »
Tags: Music, War, List, James Brown, Jessie J, Iron Maiden, Nine Inch Nails, Weezer, Lcd Soundsystem, Heaven 17, Ty Segall, Malone, Robin Trower, Toto, Buckcherry, Tanya Tagaq

LCD Soundsystem – “(We Don’t Need This) Fascist Groove Thang” (Heaven 17 Cover)

Just in time for the midterms, LCD Soundsystem have shared a cover of 80’s British new wavers Heaven 17’s goofy anti-fascist bop “(We Don’t Need This) Fascist Groove Thang.” The track appeared on Spotify today, following up the band's recent Spotify Session cover of Chic’s “I Want Your Love” and rendition of American … More »
Tags: Music, Lcd Soundsystem, Heaven 17

Trent Reznor Is Doing What Feels Right

When Trent Reznor says he is excited about something he doesn’t actually sound excited at all. He speaks in a measured mutter, choosing his words carefully whenever he’s asked a question that could potentially lead to a headline-grabbing response. The press cycle for his most recent Nine Inch Nails release, Bad Witch, generated … More »
Tags: Apple, Music, Interview, Coachella, Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, Trent Reznor, Nine Inch Nails, Lcd Soundsystem, Atticus Ross, Mid90s

LCD Soundsystem – “Oh Baby” Video (Feat. Sissy Spacek & David Strathairn) (Dir. Rian Johnson)

Last year, LCD Soundsystem released their very good comeback album, American Dream. Today, its opening track, "Oh Baby," gets a music video, which was directed by Rian Johnson, who most recently helmed a little-known movie called Star Wars: The Last Jedi. More »
Tags: Video, Music, Rian Johnson, Lcd Soundsystem, Sissy Spacek, David Strathairn, David Strathairn Dir Rian Johnson

LCD Soundsystem – “I Want Your Love” (Chic Cover)

LCD Soundsystem recently stopped by Spotify's studio to perform a couple songs. As is the streaming service's custom, one was an original, the other a cover. More »
Tags: Spotify, Music, Chic, Lcd Soundsystem

Watch Sharon Van Etten Cover LCD Soundsystem For BBC Proms

Sharon Van Etten's last album Are We There came out in 2014. Since then, she's kept busy with collaborations and one-off tracks, plus a few acting gigs and a newborn child. At long last, Van Etten teased some new material back in March. She returned to the stage earlier this month … More »
Tags: Video, Music, Lcd Soundsystem, Sharon Van Etten, BBC Proms, Van Etten

Brett Davis was James Murphy in Mid-2000s Indie Rock Avengers parody (watch)

Indie rockers Sufjan Stevens, Dan Deacon, Feist, Beck Thom Yorke, Conor Oberst, Bradford Cox, Gogol Borgello's Eugene Hutz, and more join forces to battle Thanos on this very special episode of ’The Special without Brett Davis.’ Continue reading… [Author: Bill Pearis]
Tags: Music, Beck, Music News, The Avengers, Conor Oberst, James Murphy, Tour Dates, Feist, Lcd Soundsystem, Bill Pearis, Dan Deacon, Brett Davis, Dan Perlman, Eugene Hutz, Jen Goma, Chris Calogero

LCD Soundsystem & Yeah Yeah Yeahs @ Hollywood Bowl (pics, setlists, video)

The Hollywood Bowl shows marked the live debut of LCD Soundsytem's "How Do You Sleep?" and you can watch video of that below. Continue reading… [Author: BrooklynVegan Staff]
Tags: Music, Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Music News, Lcd Soundsystem, Hollywood Bowl, Photo Galleries, BrooklynVegan Staff

LCD Soundsystem Play “How Do You Sleep?” Live For The First Time — Watch

The slow-building, nearly ten-minute "How Do You Sleep?" might be the best song on LCD Soundsystem's very good 2017 album American Dream. And yet somehow, they had never played it live -- until last night, when that was finally rectified. More »
Tags: Video, Music, Lcd Soundsystem, First Time

Watch LCD Soundsystem Play “How Do You Sleep?” Live For The First Time

The slow-building, nearly ten-minute "How Do You Sleep?" might be the best song on LCD Soundsystem's very good 2017 album American Dream. And yet somehow, they had never played it live -- until last night, when that was finally rectified. More »
Tags: Video, Music, Lcd Soundsystem, First Time

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