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The Strokes announce New Year’s Eve concert in Brooklyn [Updated]

The Strokes will play a hometown New Year’s Eve concert at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn on December 31st. The show serves as a sort-of make up performance for the band’s canceled headlining set at Governors Ball Music Festival this past June. As such, Governors Ball ticket-holders will have access to an earlier, exclusive pre-sale

David Gilmour releases Live at Pompeii concert film for free on YouTube

In July 2016, David Gilmour returned to Pompeii for a special two-night concert event. His appearance came 45 years after Pink Floyd staged a similar production, the footage for which was heavily featured in the band’s iconic Live in Pompeii concert film. In 2017, Gilmour’s full performance was released as a concert film and companion live album. Gilmour’s Live

Metallica and San Francisco Symphony announce 20th anniversary “S&M2” concert

Twenty years ago, Metallica collaborated with the San Francisco Symphony for an unprecedented live collaboration that polarized fans with its altered approach to heavy metal. The resulting live album, S&M, notched the band a Grammy for Best Instrumental Rock Performance (“The Call of Ktulu”). To celebrate the anniversary, the band and the symphony are getting

Beto O’Rourke attends Metallica concert

As he weighs a 2020 presidential run, former punk rocker-turned-progressive darling Beto O’Rourke attended a Metallica concert in El Paso, Texas on Thursday night. According to the El Paso Times, O’Rourke watched the concert from the pit and posed for photos with fans. In his early years, O’Rourke was an aspiring musician who played in

The Beatles played their final concert, on a London rooftop, 50 years ago today

Editor’s Note: This article, written by Josh Terry, was originally published in 2014. In celebration of the 50th anniversary of the legendary concert, we’re re-publishing it today. Fifty years ago today, The Beatles played their final show ever. Back before elaborate album rollouts and surprise releases, the Liverpool quartet spontaneously previewed songs from their forthcoming

Phantom Planet reunite, perform secret LA concert

Phantom Planet reunited over the weekend and performed together for the first time in half a decade. According to posts on social media, the band played a secret show in in Beverly Hills on Saturday night. You can see fan-shot performance footage of “Wishing Well”, off their 2002 album The Guest, below. Ahead of this weekend’s reunion,

Pusha-T concert in Toronto ends early after three men rush the stage

Pusha-T’s concert in Toronto on Tuesday night was cut short after a group of men rushed the stage in an apparent attempt to jump the rapper. According to reports on social media, several individuals began throwing beer and paint at Pusha-T mid-way through his set at Danforth Music Hall. Eventually, three men jumped onto the