Adam Yauch, one of the Beastie Boys, has been diagnosed with havign a cancerous tumor. He is having surgery this week and the band has cancelled all future shows, including their headliging appearances at Lollapalooza in Chicago on August 8 … More
Topic: All Points West Festival
Image: Devorah Klein All Points West Festival 2008 Red Music is teaming up with Newbury Comics (one of my alltime favorite record stores, a chain in New England) to give away 2 tickets to all 3 days of the All … More
Lots of great shows on sale today: All Points West Festival tickets are on regular sale now. Tickets Vans Warped Tour is at the Nassau Colliseum on Jul 18. Tickets Elvis Costello is at Beacon Theater on June 10. Tickets … More
The All Points West Festival is going on presale tomorrow (Thursday) at noon with password WRXP. The presale lasts until tomorrow at noon when they go on regular sale. Isobel Campbell and Mark Lanegan are playing at Webster Hall on … More
Image: Devorah Klein Andrew Bird at All Points West Festival 2008 The dates and lineup of the second year of All Points West Festival has finally been announced. Here are the deets: It’s at Liberty State Park In NJ again … More
Radiohead are gods. Seriously, they were absolutely amazing. They played the perfect mix of old and new and the light show was awesome. See the set list and more pictures after the jump.
Definitely one of the highlights, Greg Gillis aka Girl Talk played (DJed?) an insane set with dozens of people dancing on stage, balloons, confetti, toilet paper, and beach balls flying. It was one huge dance party and let me tell … More
I love Andrew Bird. That’s it, really.
Before CSS came on, Duffy was playing. I’ve heard comparisons to Amy Winehouse which I am just flabbergasted by. Amy Winehouse may be insane, but she also has an insanely good voice. Duffy is whiny and annoying and I couldn’t … More
Grizzly Bear were awesome, as usual. Ed Droste and co. were in fine form and they started out the chain of awesome performances for me. They are opening for Radiohead on the rest of their tour so definitely catch … More
Friday, Day One of All Points West Festival in Liberty State Park, NJ, started off rainy but soon the weather improved. Even through the wind and rain though, Mates of State played and the crowd enjoyed them.
If you aren’t at the All Points West Festival this weekend, check out these other shows: Friday: Lila Downs @ Prospect Park Bandshell (Free) Hercules and Love Affair @ Irving Plaza Black Sheep, Jamie Drastik, and Pimp Ninja @ Highline … More
The All Points West Festival, happening next weekend, August 8-10, has just released set times. Of course, everyone I want to see is at the same time…but check it out here. More tickets for the Saturday show have just been … More