Tour Tales

Vans House Parties Kick Off Summer In Brooklyn

Vans House Parties Kick Off Summer In Brooklyn

Yesterday was the first day of summer, and the longest day of the year. Temperatures soared in the high 90’s, fights broke out on subway platforms, electricity flickered from the OD on air conditioning, men in suits looked like they wanted to cry and outdoor seating seemed ...

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June 21st, 2012

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Pictureplane Entrances Miami

Pictureplane Entrances Miami

Surrounded by a scene of incestuous know-it-alls, seldom are we right when we feel as though we’ve discovered some underground phenom that should poke his head above the surface of our musical circles. And, that’s not referring to discovering an artist – as in hearing his ...

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May 7th, 2012

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Dynasty Electric Premieres New Video At Private NY Viewing Party

Dynasty Electric Premieres New Video At Private NY Viewing Party

On Tuesday, May 1, Melodysiac was lucky enough to attend a private video screening party for Dynasty Electric’s “Eye Wide Open.” The event was held at Norwood, a private club arranged over five floors in a New York Landmarked townhouse. Upon exiting the elevator attendees ...

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May 4th, 2012

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5 Reasons You Should Catch Rammstein’s U.S. Tour (Seriously)

5 Reasons You Should Catch Rammstein’s U.S. Tour (Seriously)

Our readers at Melodysiac are a brand of progressive electro snobs, indie hipsters and jam heads, and we’re cool with that. But, once in a while, a true test to one’s musical evolution comes along, and it’s our inner guard that sometimes tells us not to take it. This year, ...

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April 25th, 2012

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Kung Fu Kicks Up The Funk At Brooklyn Bowl

Kung Fu Kicks Up The Funk At Brooklyn Bowl

What exactly does funk fusion have in common with fried chicken and bowling? All can be found in one place this month as Kung Fu continues its takeover at Brooklyn Bowl. Tonight, the quintet embarks on its second show of a four-date residency, following up last Monday ...

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April 17th, 2012

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The Rapture Receives Warm Homecoming In NYC

The Rapture Receives Warm Homecoming In NYC

“People don’t dance no more, they just stand there like this,” chants The Rapture in their song, “Whoo! Alright Yeah… Uh…,” and I am inclined to agree. That is one of the reasons why I was oh so impressed with the band’s homecoming this past Friday night at NYC’s Bowery ...

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April 10th, 2012

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Findlay Brown & Blue Foundation Serenade Rockwood Music Hall

Findlay Brown & Blue Foundation Serenade Rockwood Music Hall

Tuesday, March 27 brought a night of mellow groovin’ to New York City’s Rockwood Music Hall, getting off to a slow and sweet start with an acoustic set by British singer/songwriter Findlay Brown. The small red room was silent (and on the empty side) as Brown began strumming ...

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March 30th, 2012

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Radiohead Kicks Off U.S. Tour In Miami

Radiohead Kicks Off U.S. Tour In Miami

Aside the return of ULTRA Music Festival each year, Miamians rarely receive bragging rights when it comes to exclusive concert experiences. But, last night,  Radiohead’s The King of Limbs Tour opener at the AmericanAirlines Arena was one of the most exceptional musical ...

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February 28th, 2012

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Bjork Transforms Biophilia For New York

Bjork Transforms Biophilia For New York

Ever wish you had a Greek chorus following you around providing expository narration and giving your emotions tangible vocal depth? I know, me too. Well, if you are Bjork (and you aren’t), then your wish has already been granted. The artist’s Biophilia performance on ...

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February 27th, 2012

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Phenomenal Handclap Band’s NYC Record Release Bash

Phenomenal Handclap Band’s NYC Record Release Bash

Ever try to squeeze into a full subway car? How about one that has its walls shaking with the vibrations of live music? That’s what it was like at the Phenomenal Handclap Band’s album release party at NYC’s Nublu. Narrow, sweaty and sweetened with upbeat dancetastic music.

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February 23rd, 2012

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