• READ – Lee Scratch Perry w/ Subatomic Sound System Tour

    Lee Scratch Perry is coming to your town. LargeUp has partnered with the Dub Champions Festival and Subpac to present the Super Ape Returns to Conquer Tour, which kicks off Oct. 24th. Last time Scratch hit the road in the States, he had a giant, inflatable ape on stage with him. Who knows what surprises this tour holds?
  • READ – St. Vincent’s Masseducation + Tour Dates

    "...the truth is that Clark doesn’t need to show her face on MASSEDUCTION; her vitality is implanted on every note of the collection. For once, the listener doesn’t need help drawing the connection from the artist they hear to the artist they see. Or, maybe, Clark is drawing attention to the fact that this album presents a new side to her.”
  • WATCH – Lawrence Rothman’s ‘Wolves Still Cry’

    Lawrence Rothman has announced his debut album, The Book of Law, due out October 13th. The first song off the album, 'Wolves Still Cry,' begins the journey through Lawrence’s alters and features background vocals by How To Dress Well.
  • Watch – Cold Specks’ “Fool’s Paradise” Live

    Now with her third album, Fool’s Paradise, Cold Speck’s confidence and comfort level in revealing herself to her fans has grown, and we’re richer for it. Not only has her platform amplified — as she openly confronts political issues such as Trump’s travel ban and negative narratives around Somali identity — but her music is also transcending.
  • WATCH – Odesza’s “Across The Room” ft. Leon Bridges

    Odesza released a soul-warming music video for “Across The Room.” Just try not to smile as you watch Leon Bridges shimmy his way through a backyard barbecue. Get cozy and click here to watch.
  • WATCH – An Evening With Stars

    The table was set for a candid and intimate moment with Stars. And in this setting lives the stories, anecdotes, memories and thoughts on their new album and where they are in their careers now.
  • WATCH — Hundred Waters ‘Fingers’ + Tour Dates

    Hundred Water shared a creepy crawly video for their new song, 'Fingers.' In the Allie Avital-directed video, Nicole Miglis sings with spiders, cockroaches, and other insects crawling all over her. Check it out.

Recent News

LISTEN – Tourist Live at Mountain Oasis + December Tour Dates

November 15th, 2013

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London-based electronic producer Tourist, (aka Will Philips) has steadily earned the reputation of being one of the next big names in dance music. Known for creating emotive, slightly swampy remixes for Haim and Sharon Van Etten, Tourist was recently signed to Disclosure’s new label. Check out his set from Mountain Oasis 2013 in Asheville, N.C HERE. You can also catch him on the road when he returns to the US for a short December tour. Check out the dates below.

TOURIST on TOUR…
12.05.13 – Brooklyn, NY Rough Trade
12.06.13 – Miami, FL Grand Central
12.07.13 – Los Angeles, CA The Lyric Theatre

NPR Names Latyrx’s ‘The Second Album’ the Best Alt-rap Album of the Year

November 14th, 2013

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It’s been 17 years between albums for the Bay Area alt-rap duo Latyrx. Oakland-born Lateef Daumont is a Black Panther’s son who raps as Lateef the Truthspeaker, while Tokyo-born Tom Shimura, a banker’s son, raps as Lyrics Born. In 1996, they collaborated on The Album, a gorgeous and contemplative record. Then, they went their solo ways for almost two decades. Now, finally, they’ve brought forth what is hands-down the alt-rap album of the year. Read the full story at NPR.org.

CocoRosie To Perform At ‘School Night New York’

November 8th, 2013

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KCRW’s Chris Douridas and mfg present ‘School Night‘ at the Brooklyn Bowl this Sunday with a live performance by CocoRosie. Get there early for an early listen of Sebastien Tellier’s ‘Confection’.

Brooklyn Bowl
61 Wythe Ave
Doors open at 6
21+
RSVP at itsaschoolnight.com

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