Check out photos from a very special evening with Daniel Merriweather and DJ Mateo DiFontaine at The Florida Room in Miami Beach last Friday, January 22.
Tonight at Littlefield, Gilles Peterson will be making his Brooklyn debut, with special guest DJ Chris Annibell (Afrokinetic). If you already bought your ticket, good job, you're ahead of the game. If you haven't, then make sure you arrive early to ensure you get a ticket at the door. A limited number of tickets will go on sale at the door beginning at 10 p.m. In either case make sure you come ready to give that musical itch a good scratch.
622 Degraw St.
Brookly, NY 11217
Age: 21+ w/ID
With Gilles gearing up for his rare Brooklyn appearance tomorrow, we continue our regularly scheduled programming: GPWW Thursdays. The Brooklyn show is sold out, but we have a twitter contest going on. It's an easy way to score a pair of tickets; just retweet us about the show. @GiantStep. We'll notify the winners today at 5pm EST.
This week features Manchester-based trumpeter, composer, arranger, DJ, producer, and band leader, Matthew Halsall.
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Mavis is a collaboration between Ashley Beedle & Darren Morris, a concept born from their mutual love and respect for Mavis Staples, the Staples Singers, and 70's era Stax records. The tracks are strung together by the airy downtempo production, with various vocalists like Kurt Wagner, Candi Staton, Ed Harcourt, Edwyn Collins, Cerys Matthews and Saint Etienne's Sarah Cracknell. Check here for more info: www.mavis-thealbum.com
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Broken Bells' "The High Road," video directed by the acclaimed Sophie Muller, is the first single off the upcoming debut, to be released on March 9th.