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SATURDAY JUL 9, 2016
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Brooklyn, NY

Music is much more exhilarating when it's unpredictable

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THURSDAY JUL 21, 2016
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New York, NY

A New York based alternative concept led by Denitia Odigie of critically acclaimed underground pop duo, denitia and sene

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THURSDAY MAY 26, 2016
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Banda pauloafonsina (Paulo Afonso - BA) de Heavy Metal, formada em 2006.

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FRIDAY JUN 10, 2016
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New York, NY

Cohen layers smoky, incantatory vocals over a patchwork of cello, synths and sparse drum programming.

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TUESDAY AUG 9, 2016
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With a strong ear for melody, Annie Hart (of Au Revoir Simone)'s songs have their own idiosyncrasies.

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THURSDAY JUN 9, 2016
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Brooklyn, NY

Arc Waves crosses sonic boundaries to create songs that blur the lines between indie, classical, punk and electronic music.

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FRIDAY JUL 22, 2016
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New York, NY

The lovechild of the vocalist Inna Barmash and violist/composer/arranger Lev ‘Ljova’ Zhurbin

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TUESDAY AUG 2, 2016
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New York, NY

Beverly combines raw pop, post-punk and dreamy melodies.

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WEDNESDAY MAY 18, 2016
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Raleigh, NC

Jamil Rashad, a/k/a Boulevards, is the embodiment of funk.

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SATURDAY AUG 13, 2016
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Acclaimed concert pianist and recording artist Bruce Levingston, called “a force for new music” by The New Yorker

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TUESDAY JUL 12, 2016
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Brooklyn, NY

It’s the kind of pop that steals your breath and replaces it with a limb-surrendering rhythm.

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FRIDAY MAY 27, 2016
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Brooklyn, NY

Charlie Smarts is an MC and a member of the hip-hop collective Kooley High.

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SUNDAY MAY 22, 2016
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Brooklyn, NY

Nick has the gift of making slow garage tracks completely captivating.

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FRIDAY JUN 3, 2016
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Brooklyn, NY

Max Clarke spent the past few years busking around Chicago, playing shows around town, writing, recording, & stockpiling an incredible backlog of material.

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TUESDAY MAY 24, 2016
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Everybody’s got something to say about Danny Brown.

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THURSDAY AUG 4, 2016
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Marlboro, NY

Dante DeFelice is a Hudson Valley singer-songwriter who lost his heart in some spiral-bound notebook and cassette recorder when he was 14.

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FRIDAY AUG 19, 2016
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"Ela Minus is the solo project of New York-based artist Gabriela Jimeno, former drummer of the dream pop band Balancer. The Colombian musician offers soft, Spanish...

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THURSDAY JUN 16, 2016
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Lincoln, NE

Ember Schrag is Ember Schrag is a singer and guitarist from western Nebraska hailed as "distinctive and free of affect or artifice" by the A.V. Club.

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SATURDAY JUN 11, 2016
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Philadelphia, PA

Katie Bennet's music favors texture, warmth, and considered arrangements

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SATURDAY JUL 9, 2016
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New York, NY

Grooms is an indie rock/noise pop band from New York City.

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SATURDAY JUL 9, 2016
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Brooklyn, NY

kicking ass and taking names

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WEDNESDAY JUN 15, 2016
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Written and conceived in India, Humeysha channels diverse influences, echoing sounds from New York to New Delhi.

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Ivy Sole is a musician from Charlotte, based in Philadelphia.

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FRIDAY JUL 8, 2016
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Brooklyn, NY

Brooklyn bred rapper Jay Boogie has been called 'hip-hop spiciest princess."

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TUESDAY AUG 2, 2016
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Josh Kolenik is the lead singer and frontman of the Brooklyn-based indie group Small Black.

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THURSDAY JUL 7, 2016
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Brooklyn, NY

It's fucked up, dark pop: Bleaksploitation.

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TUESDAY JUL 26, 2016
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Brooklyn, NY

"A lovely twist of paisley pop."

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WEDNESDAY SEP 21, 2016
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Sounds more like a lo-fi mermaid's psychotropic daydream

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FRIDAY JUN 24, 2016
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"The foursome  craft one beguiling song after another while jumping from style to style with surprising agility."

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TUESDAY JUN 7, 2016
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Ljova is a "dizzyingly versatile" composer, violist, violinist & musical arranger.

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THURSDAY JUN 23, 2016
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'New Brunswick's Long Beard makes romantically restless dream pop with shades of Azure Ray and Galaxie 500"

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MONDAY JUL 11, 2016
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Mahogany incorporates elements of postpunk, psych, disco, classical + electronica into futuristic, architectural, symphonic compositions.

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THURSDAY JUN 30, 2016
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Brooklyn, NY

An exotic travel diary, music made by a perceptive explorer designed to tap into the shared core of human expression.

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TUESDAY JUN 7, 2016
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Swiss multi-disciplined drummer/percussionist Mathias Künzli has become ubiquitous in the New York City music scene.

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FRIDAY JUL 29, 2016
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Brooklyn, NY

Beharie drops a trap door into polyrhythmic African hyper drums, lazer snaps, and bumping Jamaican dancehall and club tropes, culminating in the blissed/blipped-out...

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SATURDAY JUL 30, 2016
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New York, NY

Medi Club is a collective of thousands of New Yorkers that share meditation as a common thread.

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TUESDAY JUL 19, 2016
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Brooklyn, NY

Pavo Pavo make weightless pop music that sounds like it was beamed down from a glimmering utopian future.

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TUESDAY MAY 31, 2016
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Cincinnati, OH

The Q-Kidz Dance Team began 29 years ago in the West End of Cincinnati

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THURSDAY JUL 28, 2016
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New York, NY

Glowing lead guitar, aching pedal steel, Wurlitzer keys and iconic 20th-century synths coalesce over a sublime, supportive rhythm section

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FRIDAY AUG 12, 2016
THURSDAY MAY 26, 2016
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Loud and Sleazy Punk Rock from South Central.

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FRIDAY JUL 15, 2016
FRIDAY AUG 5, 2016
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New York, NY

"TK The Architect has a very raw, fresh and genuine sound."

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WEDNESDAY AUG 3, 2016
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"Teletextile’s definition is packed in suitcases with things words can’t describe."

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THURSDAY MAY 26, 2016
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The Casualties are an American street punk band that was formed in New York City in 1990.

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SATURDAY AUG 20, 2016
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The Dance Cartel is after a new brand of dance experience.

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FRIDAY MAY 20, 2016
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Montreal, Québec

Poetic and experimental, as if all the pop of the last half century had been put in a shaker.

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THURSDAY AUG 18, 2016
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Tiny Hazard is an avant-popular band from Brooklyn, New York. Combining strategic dissonance of early 20th Century American composition and with the courage of...

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FRIDAY JUN 17, 2016
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"Vagabon finds various ways to flood the senses. It’ll either come in a harrowing lyric that sticks in the conscience."

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TUESDAY SEP 20, 2016
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Canada

Wolkoff creates bewitching dance music drawing inspiration from a broad spectrum of genres including Epop, dancehall and retro dance beats

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THURSDAY AUG 11, 2016
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the intention of cuddle formation is to nurture a living document of inspirations

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