Pepper Rabbit Headlines Mercury Lounge Tonight

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Image by Alex Disenhof Psychedelic pop duo Pepper Rabbit are playing Mercury Lounge tonight, along with Brooklyn’s own ambient rock outfit We Barbarians, plus the tropical melodic sounds of ANR. This is a great chance to catch Pepper Rabbit live to see them do their wide array of instrument looping and switching thing, adding a

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The Sasquatch! 2011 Lineup is Here!

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A larger version of this poster can be viewed at The Portland Mercury Music fans of the Pacific Northwest are in for a treat this Memorial Day weekend, as the 10th anniversary of the Sasquatch! Music Festival in Gorge, Washington promises a myriad of musical legends, as well as your favorite indie bands. Sasquatch! will

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Weekend Playlist – Jan. 28, 2011

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Hello, BestNewBands.com readers! Ready for the weekend? Yeah, we are too. To aid you in your musical pre-funking, here’s a look (and listen) back on what we featured this week. “Livin’ The Dream (I’m On A Float)” – Super Mash Bros. Kristina Villarini caught the mash-up artists at Irving Plaza in New York this weekend,

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Weekend Playlist – Best Songs of 2010

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photo credit: Sherene Hilal Before we count down to 2011, we’re picking out some of the best songs of 2010. Which was your favorite? Vote now for your favorite song of 2010! “Rope” – ArpLine In an interview with Sherene Hilal, vocalist Sam Tyndall said, “‘Rope’ is one kind of sound that we like. We

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Weekend Playlist – Best Artists of 2010

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photo credit: Lauren Novik 2010’s slowly coming to an end, and at BNB we’re counting it down with a Best of 2010 Awards list. For this week’s playlist, here are songs from some of the nominees for Best Artist. “Janglin” – Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros ES&MZ is no stranger to this site: the

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