Articles tagged tv on the radio

St. Vincent, Beck, and More Heat Up Boston Calling on Memorial Day Weekend

With vibrant performances by artists including St. Vincent and TV on the Radio, the first half of the bi-annual Boston Calling Festival brought additional excitement to Memorial Day weekend.

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Austin City Limits: Saturday 17 September 2011

Once you get to Stevie level, people are going to wait for you and not really complain.

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Capitol Hill Block Party: 22 - 24 July - Seattle, WA

For three days each year, a few blocks on Capitol Hill in Seattle, Washington are shut down for four stages of live music, one giant beer garden and all the cream cheese hot dogs you can eat.

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18 Mar 2011 // 8:00 AM

SXSW: Music Day 2: The Strokes, Janelle Monae, TV on the Radio…

The Strokes and Janelle Monáe thrill at day two of SXSW, while Bob Geldof keynotes the morning conference with a combative and passionate talk about the decline of rock and roll.

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New TV on the Radio - “Caffeinated Consciousness”

As anticipation for TV on the Radio’s latest LP, Nine Types of Light, gets heavier by the day, the band recently threw the world

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17 Oct 2010 // 9:59 PM

Glasser: Ring

Glasser’s debut album, Ring, is filled with the kind of indie-pop pedigree that makes music PR people froth at the mouth. Fortunately, the album is hardly a collection of popular indie derivatives.

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Comedian Aziz Ansari (as his alter ego “RAAAAAAAANDY” from Funny People teams up with TV on the Radio’s Dave Sitek to call out pretty

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10 Nov 2009 // 10:00 PM

Wale: Attention Deficit

Insecurity, bulimia, infidelity, intra-racial discrimination, self-loathing and coked out, aspirational celebrities: welcome to Wale's coming out party.

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Bonnaroo Day 1 (Friday, 12 June 2009)

Words by John Bohannon and Pictures by Karen Dunbar

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Nat King Cole, Re: Generations

Nat Cole is given the posthumous remix treatment—and it works better than you might think.

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20 Apr 2009 // 8:29 AM

TV on the Radio dropped by Jay Leno’s show recently for a so-so performance of “Crying”.

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Five years ago this week, critical faves TV on the Radio dropped Desperate Youth, Blood Thirsty Babes on the greatful indie masses. Our very own

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17 Nov 2008 // 10:00 PM

TV on the Radio

If there’s a singular element that TV on the Radio is capable of delivering on a regular basis it’s surely charisma.

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30 Oct 2008 // 4:51 AM

Reception’s clear for TV on the Radio

Before co-founding TV on the Radio with David Sitek, Tunde Adebimpe dabbled in filmmaking. His cinematic sensibilities coupled with Sitek’s atmospheric production skills birthed

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Reprogrammed TV on the Radio still stays left of the dial

Jaleel Bunton is feeling grateful and a little anxious. The drummer for TV on the Radio is still processing the overwhelmingly positive reviews that greeted

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21 Sep 2008 // 11:00 PM

TV on the Radio: Dear Science

The NYC band's dense sound is all one, a sonic totality of post-industrial digi-funk and the paranoid, lovesick blues of the Information Age.

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20 Jul 2008 // 11:00 PM

TV on the Radio

With TV on the Radio in town, blasting out new material alongside intense versions of “I Was a Lover” and “Wash the Day Away”, Buffalo, for a brief night, was the center of the universe.

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TV on the Radio: Live at Amoeba Music

If it's so obvious from an artistic and commercial standpoint, it shouldn't be this hard to find.

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Five Really Strange People: An Interview with TV on the Radio

As the band delivers its best record yet, at least one member wonders if there's something more to do.

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TV on the Radio: Return to Cookie Mountain

At the risk of courting tautology, it is evident now that TV on the Radio are and have always been TV on the Radio, with all the difficult, thorny, occasionally indulgent and frustrating impulses that such a statement implies.

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Fave Five: Alpine

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"Australian sextet Alpine's newest album is a fantastic expansion of their joyous pop sound, but two members give us five records apiece that helped define their unique musical identities.

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