Photos

CMJ

The Mike Eagle Show with Homeboy Sandman, Heems, Princess Nokia and more at Palisades

Definitely patting ourselves on the back for this one.

CMJ

Tweens, PINS, Lee Bains III and The Glory Fires, and PAWS at Arlene’s Grocery

Tweens put on a hell of a performance for 5PM on a Wednesday.

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Pond, Doctopus, and Fascinator at Rough Trade NYC

Two bands from the land down under come to Brooklyn.

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DIIV, Beach Day, Nuns, PAWS, and Splashh at Brooklyn Night Bazaar

For this CMJ show, only bands with one or two names were on the bill.

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Ex Hex and Speedy Ortiz at Mississippi Studios

Ex Hex’s debut record is appropriately called Rips.

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Zola Jesus, Martin Rev, and Lee Bannon at Webster Hall

This was one hell of a lineup.

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Wampire, Cymbals, Spires and more at Glasslands Gallery

Fun fact: one of the members of Wampire shares the same name as one of our photo editors.

Fest Report

Moon Block Party 2014

The first edition of Moon Block Party took place in 2011.

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Flying Lotus and Thundercat at Terminal 5

FlyLo’s latest record is called You’re Dead and is currently on tour in support of it.

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Com Truise and Rone at Music Hall of Williamsburg

Com Cruise’s fall tour came to Williamsburg on Friday night.

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Frankie Cosmos, Porches., and No One and the Somebodies at Baby’s All Right

Frankie Cosmos and more help celebrate Baby’s All Right’s first year of existence, with a special guest appearance by Marnie the Dog.

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Dances, The Shivas, The Gradients, and Frog at Palisades

Three NYC bands and one from Portland perform in a venue that shares a name with a line of steep cliffs in New Jersey.

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The Macaulay Culkin show with Nimesh Patel, Andrew Fisher, The Lucas Brothers and more at Shea Stadium

Nimesh Patel believed he was the only person to ever stand on Shea Stadium’s stage wearing Air Jordans. He’s probably right.

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Caveman, Icewater, Public Access TV, and Lily McQueen at Baby’s All Right

The venue Baby’s All Right turns one years old and celebrates with many excellent shows, including this one.

Shot by the Band

Slothrust spend five days with Ben Kweller

Slothrust took photos May 5 through 9 with Ben Kweller on the east coast.