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LCD Soundsystem: The Long Goodbye - LCD Soundsystem Live at Madison Square Garden

A final raucous farewell to electro's best ever behemoths.

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Counterbalance No. 141: LCD Soundsystem’s ‘Sound of Silver’

One hundred forty-first most acclaimed album of all time, talk to me. Makes you want to feel like a teenager. Until you remember the the feelings of a real life emotional teenager. Then you think again. LCD Soundsystem is this week's Counterbalance.

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Daft Punk Is Playing at Your House: 10 Essential Dance-Rock Albums

Today, the intersection of dance music and rock music seems only natural. However, the process has been in the making for decades, and this list provides an introduction to ten of the best albums this genre combination has to offer.

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4 May 2011 // 6:22 AM

Holy Ghost!: Holy Ghost!

New York duo signed to James Murphy's DFA label use 21st century genre-bending innovations to make music firmly rooted in the past.

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Laying LCD Soundsystem to Rest

...wish that we could talk about it but there, that's the problem.

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LCD Soundsystem: Who Cares About an Edge, Anyway?

Among all the fervent eulogizing of the late LCD Soundsystem, a backlash has kicked up some funereal dirt. So, where to lay the band to rest -- with the hippest of the hip, or the bright-but-empty space with most of the other Madison Square Garden clientele?

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LCD Soundsystem: 28 March 2011 - Terminal 5, New York

First of the last for Brooklyn's seminal hipster band.

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LCD Soundsystem + Shit Robot: 30 March 2011 - New York

Wednesday’s show at Terminal 5 already seemed like the penultimate ending to an incredible tenure.

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21 Jan 2011 // 7:00 AM

The Year in Music: May 2010

May 2010, the subject of our latest look at the year’s biggest events in music, was a hodgepodge of notable cover versions, new releases, TV events, and more.

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ACL Music Festival Day 2: 9 October 2010 - Austin, TX

Day two of our three day coverage of the ACL Music Festival, and fatigue still runs high, while Black Lips and LCD Soundsystem shine. M.I.A, unfortunately, is a different story.

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“Pow Pow” Supervideo: LCD Soundsystem w/ Anna Kendrick (video)

Pop culture magazine MEAN (Music. Entertainment. Art. News), in conjunction with MTV, recently announced the launch of a series of groundbreaking, star-studded music videos entitled “

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LCD Soundsystem: This Is Happening

Serving up a comprehensively postmodern survey of pop culture with wit, panache and an enviable dose of hooks, LCD Soundsystem take its place on 2010's shortlist of year-defining albums.

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First Impressions: LCD Soundsystem, the Hold Steady, the New Pornographers and the National

A "gut reaction" to four upcoming big releases.

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Various Artists: Greenberg: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack

In taking a break from his attention-demanding main gig, Murphy proves himself a capable and affecting songwriter, often armed with nothing more than an acoustic guitar and his voice.

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LCD Soundsystem: 45:33 Remixes

The music has not only been remixed, but has also had its original purpose radically reconfigured.

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The CMJ Music Marathon and Film Festival invades New York City this week. Here's the latest from PopMatters' writers on the beat.

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James Murphy & Pat Mahoney: Fabriclive.36

The LCD Soundsystem boys curate another strong entry in the Fabriclive mix series, focused unsurprisingly on ... disco!

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22 Jun 2007 // 2:00 AM

LCD Soundsystem

Imagine Rupert Murdoch sitting Sliver-style in front of a bank of televisions, watching James Murphy and his band run through disco-affected, punk-funk tunes. What do you think he would think?

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8 Apr 2007 // 10:00 PM

Fun Is an OK Thing: An Interview With LCD Soundsystem

James Murphy of LCD Soundsystem and DFA Records talks corporate sponsorship, German pronunciation, and why the kids who don't dance aren't alright.

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26 Mar 2007 // 4:24 AM

In praise of challenging albums

What is glaringly absent from the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame's "Definitive 200" list are challenging listens.

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