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Boogie Staff Picks: The Year in Music [2014]

Posted December 24, 2014 at 10:37 am

Here are the albums that scored the most airtime for Boogie this year. Elie’s Picks 1. Tijuana Panthers – Wayne Interest Surf-style lo-fi greatness. Plenty of tasty guitar parts drenched in reverb; plus funny lyrics. 2. Orwells – Disgraceland Flashback to Silverchair. This midwest-based garage group is composed of five 18-year-olds, but can rock out with the best of […]

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For Weezer, ‘Everything Was Alright in the End’ at the Bowery Ballroom

Last modified October 28, 2014 at 11:41 am

There seems to be 4 kinds of Weezer fans out there: Fans since the early days. Fans from the early days who dropped off after Pinkerton. Fans who may have been too young to like Weezer pre-Pinkerton and discovered them via the Internet. People who love the band’s dozen-plus hits and are shocked to hear that […]

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Courtney Barnett To Play Webster Hall This October

Posted September 12, 2014 at 6:05 am

What can we say about Courtney Barnett? Well, she’s pretty much the coolest of the cool. The Aussie singer/songwriter has ruled twenty-fourteen with her latest effort, The Double EP: A Sea of Split Peas, and we continue to obsess over “Avant Gardner.” “History Eraser” is equally badass. Oh yeah, and this week, her cover of […]

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Artist Spotlight: Sleeper Agent

Posted March 19, 2014 at 10:22 am

You may or may not be in-the-know about Sleeper Agent. In 2011, the kids from Bowling Green, Kentucky put out their peppy, jagged debut, Celebrasion, and it’s been full steam ahead for the sextet. These guys are definitely a band to keep your ears on. Why? Well, what’s not to love, really – the tracks from Celebration […]

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He Said, She Said: A Two-City Concert Review of Augustines

Last modified April 22, 2019 at 10:19 pm

Touring in support of their sophomore self-titled LP, we knew the night wouldn’t disappoint before Augustines even took the stage at the Bowery Ballroom on Monday. The same was true before their gig in Boston yesterday. Boogie writers Holly and Elie pick apart the finer elements of both. Gig Location Elie: Bowery Ballroom, 6 Delancey, […]

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SKATERS Release New Single; Debut Album ‘Manhattan’ Out February 25

Posted January 10, 2014 at 11:12 am

With their debut album Manhattan not far off, SKATERS continue to case the music front. They’ve just released a new single called “Deadbolt” to get the chatter going. It’s three minutes of sharpened harmonious noise, fused together with sliding vocals of persuasion, and touts a “there’s more where that came from” attitude. Their live show was pretty turbulent, […]

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Grouplove Delivers Strong Showing at Bowery Ballroom [9/25/13]

Last modified September 27, 2013 at 11:01 am

A week after releasing their sophomore LP, Spreading Rumours, the Los Angeles fivesome hit the stage with plenty of flare.

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Album Review: The 1975’s Self-Titled Debut

Posted September 10, 2013 at 11:21 am

With CD booklets being scarce, we often find ourselves relying on shoddy lyric websites to decipher tracks.

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SKATERS Grind Bowery Ballroom with Post-Punk Party [7/19/13]

Posted July 23, 2013 at 11:20 am

The Manhattan-based post-punk band eased into their set with a fog machine and a chilled out Sublime vibe with syncopated beats, but steadily built up a fervor that turned frenzy.

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Laura Jane Grace to Rock Bowery Ballroom In August

Posted July 9, 2013 at 10:18 am

As if the summertime concert season wasn’t already hot enough, Against Me! frontwoman Laura Jane Grace is set to play a slew of solo acoustic gigs in the Northeast next month for “Laura Jane Grace Sings The Transgender Dysphoria Blues.”

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