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This Is The Kit – “This Is What You Did”

This Is The Kit's Kate Stables has announced a new album today, Off Off On, the follow-up to her 2017 record Moonshine Freeze. The new album was produced by Josh Kaufman, of Bonny Light Horseman/Muzz fame, and was recorded earlier this year in the UK right before lockdown. Today, Stables is releasing the … More »
Tags: Music, UK, Josh Kaufman, This is the Kit, Kate Stables


Watch The National Play A Dramatic “Where Is Her Head” On Kimmel

If you've been to see the National enough times, you know how those shows can start. The band will start up with one of their churning, cinematic drones, and frontman Matt Berninger will do some heavy brooding. He'll pace around nervously, and he'll take his time to get into what he's doing, to loosen up. More »
Tags: Video, Music, Jimmy Kimmel, Matt Berninger, The National, Kimmel, Mina Tindle, This is the Kit


Watch The National Debut I Am Easy To Find With Julien Baker & More In NYC

The National surprised a lot of us early this year by announcing plans to release their new album I Am Easy To Find less than two years after 2017's Sleep Well Beast. The band had been taking longer and longer between albums, so a two-year gap practically felt like the band … More »
Tags: Video, Music, The National, Julien Baker, Brooklyn Youth Chorus, This is the Kit, Yuki Numata Resnick, James McAlister, Kate Stables


End of the Road fest: 2018 lineup

The 2018 lineup was revealed today featuring headliners Vampire Weekend (their first show in four years) and St. Vincent, plus Feist, Yo La Tengo, Ezra Furman, Jeff Tweedy, John Cale, Oh Sees, Gruff Rhys, Fat White Family, Julia Holter, Destroyer, Big Thief, Aldous Harding, Hookworms, Omar Souleyman, Mulatu Astatke, Protomartyr, Japanese Breakfast, Gwenno, and lots more. Continue reading… [Author: Bill Pearis]
Tags: Childhood, Music, Ariel Pink, St Vincent, Road, Shame, Yo La Tengo, Music News, Jim White, Vampire Weekend, Tour Dates, Creatures, Feist, Julia Holter, Protomartyr, Amen Dunes


Boston Calling 2018 day-by-day lineups

Day 1 has The Killers, The National, Paramore, Perfume Genius and more; day 2 has Jack White, QOTSA, Tyler the Creator, St Vincent, and more; day 3 has Eminem, Fleet Foxes, The Decemberists, and more. Continue reading… [Author: Andrew Sacher]
Tags: Music, Boston, Eminem, Pussy Riot, St Vincent, Citizen, Jack White, Natalie Portman, Jenny Slate, Manchester Orchestra, Fleet Foxes, Tyler The Creator, Music News, The Decemberists, Pond, Tour Dates


Boston Calling announces 2018 lineup

The 2018 edition of Boston Calling which happens May 25-27 at Harvard Athletic Complex. Curated as always by Aaron Dessner of The National, this year is headlined by Eminem, The Killers and Jack White, and will also feature Queens of the Stone Age, Paramore, Tyler the Creator, Khalid, Fleet Foxes, St. Vincent, and more... Continue reading… [Author: BrooklynVegan Staff]
Tags: Music, Eminem, Pussy Riot, St Vincent, Citizen, Jack White, Natalie Portman, Jenny Slate, Manchester Orchestra, Fleet Foxes, Tyler The Creator, Music News, The Decemberists, Pond, Tour Dates, Vincent


Top Ten Albums of 2017

This list is in no particular order… Milano / Daniele Luppi, Parquet Courts.  An Italian composer brings together Parquet Courts and Yeah Yeah Yeah’s and in his own words; creates “fictionalised stories about misfits, fashionistas, outcasts and junkies in mid-1980s Milan. The city that is reborn every morning, that beats like a heart.” This is New York punk meeti...
Tags: Music, New York, Bruce Springsteen, Religion, The War On Drugs, Yoko Ono, Parquet Courts, Haim, Matt Berninger, The National, Don Henley, Adam Granduciel, Hippo Campus, Sleaford Mods, Loyle Carner, New Wave


This Is The Kit played NPR's Tiny Desk, announce 2018 tour

After touring with The National this year (and collaborating with them on stage), This Is The Kit hit NPR's Tiny Desk in continued support of their very good new album Moonshine Freeze. Continue reading… [Author: Andrew Sacher]
Tags: Music, Npr, Music News, Tour Dates, Andrew Sacher, Tiny Desk Concert, This is the Kit


MOJO's Top 50 Albums of 2017

Best of the Year Season continues, having begun last week with Rough Trade Shops' list... Continue reading… [Author: Andrew Sacher]
Tags: Music, Foo Fighters, Beck, Father John Misty, Earth, Kurt Vile, The War On Drugs, Kendrick Lamar, Kate Bush, St Vincent, Mogwai, Courtney Barnett, Music News, Ghostpoet, Paul Weller, Sparks


Rough Trade Shops' Top 100 LPs of 2017

It's officially End-of-the-Year list season as Rough Trade Shops -- always first out of the gate -- have announced their Top 100 Albums of 2017... Continue reading… [Author: Bill Pearis]
Tags: Childhood, Music, Real Estate, Beck, Father John Misty, Kendrick Lamar, Liam Gallagher, Parquet Courts, Liars, Bjork, Run The Jewels, Brian Eno, Gorillaz, Kelela, Metz, St Etienne


Tonight in L.A.: Touché Amoré, Said the Whale, the Babe Rainbow, Alison Krauss/David Gray, Benjamin Jaffe, This Is the Kit, Michael Nau, Royaljag, Parade of Lights, Sarah Jarosz, Lenka, Benyaro, Santa Barbara

Los Angeles concerts for Tuesday: ► L.A. quintet Touché Amoré do the first of two nights at the Teragram Ballroom, supported by Single Mothers and Gouge Away. ► Canadian indie-rockers Said the Whale headline the Boiotleg Theater behind their latest album, “As Long As Your Eyes Are Wide,” with Arms Akimbo opening. ► Fresh off their appearance at Desert Daze, Australia’s the Babe Rainbow, whose self-titled album came out in September on Danger Mouse’s 30th Century Records, visit the Echoplex. Mayb...
Tags: Music, England, Los Angeles, David, Cody Simpson, Roy, Preview, Santa Barbara, Maui, Union Nightclub, Wray, Teragram Ballroom, Alison Krauss, Perrin, Parade of Lights, Touche Amore


This Week’s Shows: Oct. 16-22

Upcoming Los Angeles concerts: Cloak & Dagger, Depeche Mode, Torres, Protomartyr, Goon, Alyeska, Mason Jennings, Carla Morrison, Spaceface, Alison Krauss, Touché Amoré, Said the Whale, the Babe Rainbow, This Is the Kit, Michael Nau, Layne, Royaljag, Benjamin Jaffe, Lenka, Santa Barbara, Sarah Jarosz, JR JR, Cody Simpson, Beck, Oh Wonder, the Black Angels, In This Moment, Damian “Jr. Gong” Marley, TEST, Yumi Zouma, the Cooties, Worriers, Decorator, Earthless, Remo Drive, James Vincent McMorrow, N...
Tags: Preview, Alison Kraus, Allah Las, Alyeska, Arcade Fire, Beats Antique, Bebe Rexha, Beck, Benjamin Jaffe, Carla Morrison, Cloak & Dagger, Cody Simpson, Crystal Castles, Damian "Jr. Gong" Marley, Decorator, Depeche Mode


The National have been doing lots of covers on tour (and Taylor Swift is a fan)

So far they've done Talking Heads, New Order, Queen and Cat Power. They've been bringing out some surprise guests too. Continue reading… [Author: Andrew Sacher]
Tags: Music, Lana Del Rey, Taylor Swift, Rihanna, Kendrick Lamar, Queen, Liam Gallagher, Lady Gaga, Talking Heads, Arcade Fire, Haim, Music News, New Order, Bon Iver, Tour Dates, Chris Stapleton


This Is The Kit – “Hotter Colder” Video

Kate Stables' folk-rock project This Is The Kit released their excellent new LP Moonshine Freeze earlier this month, and now they've shared a video for album cut "Hotter Colder." Although she's now based in Paris, the James Hankins-directed clip finds Stables returning to her native England, wading and frolicking around Warleigh Weir in Bath with … More »
Tags: Video, Music, England, Paris, James Hankins, This is the Kit, Kate Stables, Warleigh Weir


BrooklynVegan Blog Radio on SiriusXMU: Playlist for July 19, 2017

This week's edition of BrooklynVegan Blog Radio on SiriusXMU features brand new music from The War on Drugs, The National, Ariel Pink, Nine Inch Nails, Waxahatchee, Big Thief, This is the Kit, and more. Continue reading… [Author: BrooklynVegan Staff]
Tags: The Clash, Music, Sleep, The War On Drugs, My Morning Jacket, X, Ariel Pink, Little Dragon, The Libertines, REM, Music News, Conor Oberst, Nine Inch Nails, The Replacements, Lcd Soundsystem, Melvins


This Is The Kit going on fall tour, share teaser for "Hotter Colder" video

British folk rock group This Is The Kit recently released their new album and first for Rough Trade, Moonshine Freeze. They'll support it on a North American fall tour... [Author: BrooklynVegan Staff]
Tags: Music, Music News, Tour Dates, Brooklynvegan, BrooklynVegan Staff, This is the Kit


Five Notable Releases of the Week (7/7)

This week's Notable Releases include the highly-anticipated, long-awaited Broken Social Scene album, Melvins' new double album, and more. Continue reading… [Author: Andrew Sacher]
Tags: Music, Manic Street Preachers, Music News, Public service broadcasting, Feist, Melvins, Broken Social Scene, Andrew Sacher, Aaron Dessner, Camera Obscura, Redd Kross, John Parish, New Releases, Dale Crover, Heavy Metal News, This is the Kit


Eaux Claires 2017 pics & videos (Wilco, Paul Simon, Feist, more)

The third edition of Justin Vernon and Aaron Dessner's Eaux Claires festival was heavy on collaborations between performers, including Vernon and Dessner themselves. Paul Simon was joined by a classical ensemble, and many artists covered John Prine. Chance the Rapper, Danny Brown, Feist, Perfume Genius, Sylvan Esso, and Francis and the Lights were among others who played the festival. Continue reading… [Author: Amanda Hatfield]
Tags: Music, Paul Simon, Wilco, Francis, Chance The Rapper, Music News, Feist, Justin Vernon, Tweedy, Sylvan Esso, Mountain Man, Polica, Amanda Hatfield, John Prine, Vernon, Sam Amidon


This Is The Kit – “Bullet Proof”

This Is The Kit is the folk project led by Kate Stables, and we heard the title track off of their forthcoming album Moonshine Freeze last month. Today, the band debuted a spiraling new song called "Bullet Proof" that Stables said is about "choosing to see a catastrophe as a chance to start again." … More »
Tags: Music, This is the Kit, Kate Stables


This Is the Kit releasing new LP, share song ft. Aaron Dessner, playing Baby's

'Moonshine Freeze' was produced by John Parish and it's This is the Kit's first album for the Rough Trade label. [Author: Andrew Sacher]
Tags: Music, Music News, Tour Dates, The National, Andrew Sacher, Aaron Dessner, John Parish, This is the Kit


This Is The Kit – “Moonshine Freeze” (Feat. Aaron Dessner)

This Is The Kit, the Paris-based folk-rock project led by Kate Stables, quietly released one of the best records of 2015 in Bashed Out. Now, they're following that up with a new album called Moonshine Freeze, and they've shared its title track, which comes from a clapping song taught to Stables and her daughter … More »
Tags: Music, Paris, Aaron Dessner, This is the Kit, Kate Stables


Eaux Claires reveals daily lineups: P.O.S has a video for Gayngs-sampling "Faded"

The daily lineups have been announced for the Justin Vernon/Aaron Dessner-curated Eaux Claires Music & Arts Festival, which goes down June 16 & 17... Continue reading… [Author: Andrew Sacher]
Tags: Music, Paul Simon, Wilco, Chance The Rapper, Jenny Lewis, Music News, POS, Bon Iver, Tour Dates, Feist, Bryce Dessner, Justin Vernon, Cup, Tweedy, Mountain Man, Polica


Eaux Claires Fest 2017: more lineup details & tickets on sale

The fest includes 'Artists-In-Residence' which will have "an assembled cast of notable musicians [creating] an integral creative core, ready to jump in and contribute their talents to announced and unannounced performances across the entire weekend." Continue reading… [Author: Andrew Sacher]
Tags: Music, Paul Simon, Wilco, Chance The Rapper, Jenny Lewis, Music News, Bon Iver, Tour Dates, Feist, Bryce Dessner, Justin Vernon, Cup, Tweedy, Mountain Man, Polica, Andrew Sacher


Eaux Claires 2017 lineup (Paul Simon, Wilco, Perfume Genius, Feist, more)

Bon Iver is doing a set billed as ‘Bon Iver Presents John Prine And The American Songbook,’ the legendary Paul Simon is doing a collab set with yMusic, and the bill also includes Chance the Rapper, Danny Brown, Sylvan Esso, Mountain Man, Collections of Colonies of Bees, and more. Continue reading… [Author: Andrew Sacher]
Tags: Music, Paul Simon, Wilco, Chance The Rapper, Music News, Bon Iver, Tour Dates, Feist, Justin Vernon, Cup, Tweedy, Mountain Man, Andrew Sacher, Glenn Kotche, John Prine, Happy Apple


Green Man Festival: 2017 lineup & tickets

PJ Harvey, Ryan Adams and Future Islands headline this festival which takes place in Wales in August. Continue reading… [Author: BrooklynVegan Staff]
Tags: Music, Wales, Shame, Future Islands, Ryan Adams, PJ Harvey, Music News, Conor Oberst, Tour Dates, Jessica Pratt, Sunflower Bean, Field Music, Michael Chapman, Angel Olsen, Jon Hopkins, Richard Dawson


This Is The Kit – “Christmas Time Is Here” & “La Peregrinacion”

Kate Stables, the English-born, Paris-based singer-songwriter who records beautiful folk-tinged rock music under the name This Is The Kit, is about to take a break from the touring behind her stupendous 2015 album Bashed Out. To celebrate the respite, she's releasing a holiday-themed single featuring two Christmas classics. The A-side, a cover of Lee … More »
Tags: Music, Paris, Premiere, Vince Guaraldi, Lee, Ariel Ramirez, This is the Kit


Five Notable Hours of the Week (aka the new Grateful Dead tribute album)

This is a slower release week, and there's one highly-anticipated release that's five and a half hours long. In lieu of that, today "Five Notable Releases" becomes "Five Notable Hours." Continue reading… [Author: Andrew Sacher]
Tags: Music, Real Estate, Wilco, Kurt Vile, The War On Drugs, Charles Bradley, Stephen Malkmus, TV On The Radio, Jim James, Bela Fleck, Arcade Fire, Jenny Lewis, Grateful Dead, Courtney Barnett, Music News, Day Of The Dead


The National's long-awaited Grateful Dead tribute comp features 59 songs and will be out in May (tracklist)

ANOHNI, Kurt Vile, Fucked Up, The Walkmen, The War on Drugs, Phosphorescent, Sharon Van Etten, Jenny Lewis, The National, Courtney Barnett, Real Estate, Lucinda Williams, The Flaming Lips and more contribute to this long-in-the-works project. Continue reading… [Author: Bill Pearis]
Tags: Real Estate, Wilco, Kurt Vile, The War On Drugs, Charles Bradley, Stephen Malkmus, TV On The Radio, Jim James, Bela Fleck, Arcade Fire, Jenny Lewis, Grateful Dead, Courtney Barnett, Music News, Cass Mccombs, Bryce Dessner