Category Archives: Listen
Tracks of the week: February 1st – 5th
Our favorite tracks last week featured songs from Marilyn Nonken, KING, Dawn Landes, Glass Ghost, and the Big Pink.
Tracks of the week: January 25th – 29th
Our favorite tracks last week featured songs from Eartheater, Tortoise, Miike Snow, Highly Suspect, and Beau.
Watch the trailer for Sarah Neufeld’s new album “The Ridge”
The amazing Montréal-based violinist and composer Sarah Neufeld recently shared a new trailer for her forthcoming album, The Ridge. Check it out below, and get your tickets for Neufeld’s album release concert at LPR on Friday, April 15! Trailer for The Ridge, directed by directed by Jason Last and Jaime Rubiano: You…
Tracks of the week: January 11th – January 15th
Our favorite tracks last week featured songs by Zuli, Crazy & The Brains, Invisible Familiars, Sarah Neufeld, and Aspects Of War.
Tracks of the week: January 4th – January 8th
Our favorite tracks last week featured songs by Death Side, Language, Happy Apple, Matisyahu, and Meshell Ndegeocello.
Tracks of the week: December 28th – January 1st
Our favorite tracks last week featured songs from Lisa Moore, Olga Scheps, Coaches, Julietta, and A Horse A Deer.
Q&A: 5 Questions with HOWTH
We're pretty stoked to have HOWTH perform at LPR this month, so we decided to ask them a few questions and get to know them a bit better. Listen to their latest record Trashy Milky Nothing Town and check out our interview before you stop by on January 11.
LPR Staff Picks – Albums of 2015
2015 yielded some pretty top notch music (or at least we'd like to think so). Some of the LPR staff put together a list of their favorite releases this year, check them out below.
Tracks of the week: December 22nd – December 25th
Our favorite tracks this week feature songs from Bruce Brubaker, Not Blood Paint, Sonnymoon, Lazyeyes, and KING.
2015 Holiday Playlist
Whether you love it, hate it, or are just plain indifferent to it...the holidays are here! We've compiled a few songs (some classics, some...not so much) that the LPR staff enjoys listening to with loved ones this time of year.
Tracks of the week: December 14th – December 18th
Our favorite tracks this week feature songs from Jenny Lin, Happy Apple, Rova, and Kneedelus
Listen: Kneedelus (Daedelus + Kneebody)
Stream Daedelus + Kneebody's recent release, Kneedelus
Listen: Stretch and Bobbito’s Ultimate Playlist
To celebrate the downtown premiere of Radio That Changed Lives, we asked Stretch Armstrong and Bobbito Garcia to compile a playlist of some of the hip hop tracks that they first played on their radio station back in the day. Take a listen and join us at the screening on December 8th!
Listen: Keep Shelly in Athens “Now I’m Ready”
Head over to Consequence of Sound to listen to a full stream of Keep Shelly in Athen's latest album, Now I'm Ready.
LPR Fall Playlist
Leaves are turning, the air is crisp, and you can wear your favorite sweater again....it's FALL! Autumn in NYC seems to go as quickly as it came, but we want to relish the next few weeks before it's time to start complaining about it being "too cold". To celebrate LPR's favorite season, some of the staff put together a playlist of their favorite tunes to listen to this time of year.
Q&A: Glockabelle talks vocal influences, glockenspiel technique, Lydia Lunch & more
We’ve got quite an array of exciting experimental musicians performing at LPR on Tuesday, September 29. Among them is Glockabelle, aka Annabelle Cazes, and we caught up with the bilingual, nimble-fingered French innovator to ask her a few questions about her musical influences, unique creative approach and more. Read on below and come…
Nerdy Burlesque, anyone?
Turn off Netflix and bask in the spectacle that is Suicide Girls: Blackheart Burlesque, a collection of today's realest Bombshells, redefining what you think is typical beauty.
Q&A: Whiskey Bitches talk about their roots, creative drive, pop music and more
We caught up with Whiskey Bitches, who are playing the second installment of On The Rise at LPR this Saturday 9/5. Read on to see what they had to say about how the band came together, the source of their musical energy, what it’s like to be band in NYC, and (of course)…
Q&A: Crushed Out share nicknames, inspirations, beaches & more
We’re excited to have Brooklyn electrified honky-tonk surf duo Crushed Out on our bill for the third installment of On The Rise at LPR on Wednesday, September 16! We caught up with husband-wife/bandmates Moselle Spiller and Franklin Hoier and asked them a few questions about Crushed Out’s music, creative chemistry and more fun…
Listen to Micachu & The Shapes’ latest single, “Sad”
Good Sad Happy Bad, the new album from Micachu & The Shapes, is due out via Rough Trade on September 11, and the band will be celebrating the release with a show at LPR on Saturday, September 12! Micachu (aka Mica Levi) and The Shapes (keyboardist Raisa Khan and drummer Marc Pell) …
Listen: “Yacha” (Peaking Lights Dub Mix) by Sinkane
Aaron of Peaking Lights digs Sinkane's sweet psychedelia and we do too! The full "Mean Dub" remix EP is set to release on August 21st. In the mean time, enjoy summer, sit back, relax, or have a little too much fun to "Yacha" by Sinkane X Peaking Lights!
Listen: “Oh Baby” by Micachu & The Shapes
Micachu & The Shapes are back with their highly anticipated follow-up to 2012's Never. Good Sad Happy Bad is due out in the fall and we'll be celebrating with them & the PopGun crew! Take a listen to "Oh Baby"...
Listen to Ky-Mani Marley’s new track “Fancy Things”
Watch Josh Rouse’s new video for “New Young”
Josh Rouse, who’s playing LPR on Saturday, June 13, recently debuted a new video for “New Young” from his latest album The Embers Of Time. Check it out: Here’s a description of the video from The Bluegrass Situation, who premiered the video yesterday: “Visions of the Northern California coastline, farmland,…
Stream Rana Santacruz’s new album “Por Ahí”