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Son Lux Listen to Son Lux’s new EP “Alternate Worlds” featuring Lorde and Rafiq Bhatia

Son Lux (aka Ryan Lott) is bringing his superb blend of post-rock, electronica and hip-hop to LPR on May 13th for a show celebrating the release of his new EP Alternate Worlds. The vinyl edition is due out May 27, but you can scroll down and stream the entire EP right…

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artworks-000075325418-whj5j5-t200x200 Yoni Wolf Interviews Son Lux

In what is nothing short of a music dork’s dream, Son Lux’s Ryan Lott got together with Why?’s Yoni Wolf as a part of the latter’s interview series The Wandering Wolf!  Both are playing here next month (Son Lux on 5/13 and Yoni on 5/22) and this is…

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The Nels Cline Singers Listen to the new Nels Cline Singers track “Canales’ Cabeza”

Here’s an excerpt from Premier Guitar‘s review of Macroscope, the new album from the Nels Cline Singers, who play LPR on Thursday, May 1st with Mary Halvorson:
“If the only thing you’ve heard from sonic alchemist Nels Cline is the indie-rock rumblings he adds to Wilco, you’re missing out…

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Screen Shot 2014-04-01 at 6.47.27 PM Watch S. Carey Perform Alpenglow Live on The Current

S. Carey dropped by The Current recently to record a piano-only solo session, and the result is pretty fantastic. Check out the video below and listen to the whole thing over on The Current.
S. Carey plays LPR with White Hinterland on April 16th. Get your tickets now!

NOMADS_LaraQuinones_wide Stream NØMADS’ ‘Free My Animal’

NØMADS are very close to our heart here at LPR so we’re beyond excited to have them play our stage on April 12 for their record release show! In the meantime get excited with us by streaming their album Free My Animal in its entirety courtesy of WNYC’s Soundcheck.

The Nels Cline Singers Stream “Companion Piece” from the Nels Cline Singers’ New Album

The Nels Cline Singers are headed to LPR for a show on May 1st, and we can’t think of a better way to celebrate May Day. A few of days before that, the trio will be releasing Macroscope, their fifth album. We’ve got the album’s opening track, “Companion Piece,” right here for…

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carey-hinterland Stream S. Carey and White Hinterland’s New Albums

The new albums from S. Carey and White Hinterland, who play LPR on Wednesday, April 16, aren’t due out until April 1st, but thanks to the powers of the Internet, you can listen to them right now!
S. Carey’s Range of Light is streaming via The New York Times‘

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S. Carey and White Hinterland Listen to new tracks from S. Carey and White Hinterland

When S. Carey and White Hinterland play LPR on Wednesday, April 16, they’ll both be riding high on new albums that are due out on the first of the month.
Jagjaguwar will be releasing S. Carey’s “very California-inspired” Range of Light, and this week he debuted the video for…

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Trust Listen to the new Avalon Emerson remix of Trust’s “Rescue, Mister”

Interview debuted a new Avalon Emerson remix of Trust’s “Rescue, Mister” this week, along with a Q&A with Trust mastermind Robert Alfons. Head over the magazine’s website to listen and read.
Trust’s new album Joyland came out on Canadian imprint Arts & Crafts earlier this month, and Alfons will bring Trust’s…

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Ensemble LPR with André de Ridder Listen to Ensemble LPR Perform Music by Jonny Greenwood, Bryce Dessner & Bartók

On March 7 Ensemble LPR teamed up with conductor André de Ridder to perform a suite from Jonny Greenwood’s There Will Be Blood score, the US premiere of Bryce Dessner’s Lachrimae, and Béla Bartók’s Music for Strings, Percussion and Celesta live at LPR (check out some photos). Now Q2

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liars-mess Listen: Liars’ New Album “Mess”

Today is a great day! Why you might ask? NPR Music is streaming Liars’ upcoming album Mess in its entirety! Following up 2012′s WIXIW this release sees the band changing their approach yet again, but the result is just as challenging and fun as any of their prior releases. Check it out…

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Dandelion-Gum Mixtape Mondays: A Mix by Kate Casanova

We are beyond excited to have visual artist Kate Casanova back for another solo exhibit in The Gallery at LPR. Titled Ornament, the show utilizes arresting videos, sculptures, collages, and photographs to explore the subject of subverting out traditional ideas of how humans and nature interact.
In anticipation of her show we asked…

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Liars Listen to the Black Bananas Remix of Liars’ “Mess on a Mission”

We’re really looking forward to May around here. Not only will be it much, much warmer outside (we hope!), but the ever-amazing Liars will be returning to LPR. Touring in support of their new album Mess, which is out March 26 on MUTE, the trio will stop through on Thursday,

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A playlist for a cloudy day when you feel like a character in a modernist novel.
Created by Dustin.
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trust Five Highlights from Trust’s Gorilla Vs. Bear Takeover

Earlier this week, Robert Alfons of Trust, who’s playing LPR on Thursday, April 10, celebrated the release of his new album Joyland by taking over Gorilla Vs. Bear.
We’ve already highlighted the excellent Joyland tracks “Are We Arc?”“Rescue, Mister” and “Capitol,” so now we’ll turn to some of the…

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of-Montreal-feat1 Listen to a new unreleased of Montreal track, “Jigsaw Puzzle”

of Montreal, who play LPR on Sunday, May 11 , just debuted an unreleased track, “Jigsaw Puzzle,” over on Stereogum.
The song was recorded during the sessions for of Montreal’s latest LP, Lousy With Sylvianbriar,  but “Jigsaw Puzzle” will appear on a bonus 7” accompanying an expanded 10th anniversary edition…

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springmix The Spring is Almost Sorta Here Mix

Spring is almost kinda here! Well even if it doesn’t feel like it, in the spirit of positive thinking lets start getting excited anyway. We’re putting together another mix, this time of your favorite songs that make you think of spring. Even better for all of you who submit, we’re going to choose…

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Forest Swords Watch Forest Swords’ new video for “The Weight of Gold”

Here’s “The Weight of Gold,” a new video from Forest Swords, the dub/experimental project of English producer Matthew Barnes, who’s coming to LPR on Wednesday, March 26 to co-headline a show with How to Dress Well.

Forest Swords: The Weight of Gold on
“The Weight of…

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Trust Listen to the new Trust track “Are We Arc?”

Earlier this month we highlighted two new tracks from Toronto’s Trust, who plays LPR on Thursday, April 10. Now Robert Alfons has shared a third cut from Joyland, the forthcoming Trust album on Canadian imprint Arts & Craft.
It’s called we “Are We Arc?” and “was written on the side…

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J. Spaceman & Kid Millions - Live at Le Poisson Rouge J. Spaceman & Kid Millions to release “Live at Le Poisson Rouge” LP & 7″ on Record Store Day

It was a thrill to host the first-ever duo performance by J. Spaceman and Kid Millions back in September, and we’re equally excited to hear that Northern Spy Records will be releasing the live recording of that show as a limited edition 12″ LP and accompanying 7″ on

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Schoolboy Q Listen to tracks from Schoolboy Q’s new album ‘Oxymoron’

LA rapper Schoolboy Q is in NYC this week to promote his new album Oxymoron, and he’ll be performing selections from the new release for an NPR First Listen Live concert this Sunday at LPR.
Fans have already gotten a taste of Q’s much anticipated major label debut with tracks like “Collard…

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White Hinterland Watch New Videos from S. Carey and White Hinterland

S. Carey and White Hinterland, who have new albums out April 1st on sister labels Jagjaguwar and Dead Oceans, respectively, are playing LPR on Wednesday, April 16. Both musicians also debuted stunning new music videos last week. Watch them below.
S. Carey (who also drums and backs up for Bon Iver)…

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Screen Shot 2014-02-13 at 5.38.45 PM Valentine’s Day Mixtapes

Happy Valentine’s day guys! The other day we asked you for your favorite love songs for a mix we were making, and man did you deliver. So much so that we decided to make two playlists, one from your submissions and one of our favorites over here in the office. So…

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Trust Listen to Two Tracks from Trust’s New Album

Trust, the synthpop project of Toronto’s Robert Alfons, has a new album called Joyland on the way next month, and he’ll bring the live show to LPR on Thursday, April 10.
Previously a duo with Austra’s Maya Postepski, who produced and co-wrote 2012′s TRST, Trust has evolved into Alfons’…

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vday Help us make a Valentine’s Day mixtape

We’re totally into people loving, hating, or being totally indifferent to Valentine’s Day, but one thing we can all agree on is that there’s nothing quite like a good love song. The best part is that they come in all forms. Even the most rockin’ wall of noise can come a lovesick place. So…

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