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Watch Blur Return to Williamsburg to Support ‘The Magic Whip’ (exclusive)

After a 16-year hiatus from New York City stages, Blur came back to Brooklyn with a new album in tow, the much-acclaimed The Magic Whip.

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Brooklyn Gypsies - ‘Sin Fronteras’ (album stream) (Premiere)

World music comes together in Williamsburg in the latest album by Brooklyn Gypsies, Sin Fronteras: "Without Borders".

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The Incredible Magpie Band - ‘Introducing’ (album stream) (Premiere)

The Incredible Magpie Band sound like true cadets of Sgt. Pepper on their '60s UK pop-indebted debut, Introducing.

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Arcade Fire’s Will Butler Takes to a Black Cab to Play “Madonna” (video)

Space is tight in the back of the Black Cab Sessions, but that doesn't stop Will Butler from delivering a spirited version of his tune "Madonna".

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Colin Hay - “Mr. Grogan” (video) (Premiere)

Watch an exclusive performance and video chat with Colin Hay about his tune "Mr. Grogan", from his recently released LP Next Year People.

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4 May 2015 // 1:29 PM

Remembering Orson Welles at 100

Forgive Orson Welles his excesses from steaks and milkshakes to impossible dreams and wish him a happy birthday wherever he is.

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Mumford & Sons Returns with ‘Wilder Mind’ and a New Balance

Belief is big in the world of Mumford & Sons.

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Watch the Trailer for Terrence Malick’s ‘Knight of Cups’ (video)

Legendary auteur Terrence Malick is following up his 2012 picture To the Wonder with an equally philosophical followup, the Los Angeles tone poem Knight of Cups.

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David Mamet to Adapt ‘Speed-the-Plow’ for the Cinema

Pulitzer-prize winning chronicler of American macho David Mamet is adapting his 1988 play Speed-the-Plow for a full-length feature film.

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4 May 2015 // 8:39 AM

At 73, David Crosby Isn’t Slowing Down

David Crosby always has been the colorful one in CSN — the eternal hippie with the droopy mustache who did jail time for drug possession, received a liver transplant and was a sperm donor for Melissa Etheridge’s wife.

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The Best and Worst Films of Spring 2015

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"January through April is a time typically made up of award season leftovers, pre-summer spectacle, and more than a few throwaways. Here are PopMatters' choices for the best and worst of the last four months.

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