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The Aces' Eager Rock Burrows In

Fans of the Aces can attest that this band's songs readily get "stuck" inside your head. Meanwhile, the band sold out numerous shows on their current tour.

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AlunaGeorge: 5 September 2013 - Bowery Ballroom, New York (Photos)

AlunaGeorge may be relatively new, but their debut New York performance confidently brought life to their debut Body Music.

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John Grant: 1 July 2013 - New York (Photos)

John Grant and his mostly Icelandic companions worked through the artist's dark, poignant confessional songs.

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Liars + Fol Chen: 15 April 2010 - New York

Regardless of how spectacular a live set a band puts forth, sometimes the audience is all it takes to make or break a show.

Maria Schurr
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Japandroids: 1 April 2010 - New York

The usually amazing duo shows its love to New York City but has problems performing. Naturally, booze was involved.

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Art Brut: 15 November 2009 - New York

Most shows at Bowery aren’t intimate, but Art Brut performed as though we were all at a party, and they were the ones drunk enough to stand on the kitchen table and start expounding.

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Mirah: 10 October 2009 - New York

Mirah established her versatility as a musician while unintentionally proving that song choice truly can make or break an entire performance.

Caroline Shadood
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CMJ 2009: Day 5 - Imaad Wasif + Violens + Sharon von Etten

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

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