As if the prospect of the upcoming Thievery Corporation show on June 24th at the Williamsburg Waterfront wasn’t exciting enough, word has reached us that Raphael Saadiq will be joining the bill. More special guests are expected to be announced closer to the show. It would seem the perfect summer show just got more perfect.
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We know a bit about Aloe Blacc‘s live show, having seen him perform at more than one of our NYC events. He has lit up all kinds of stages around here, from small venues to Central Park’s Summerstage. Now he’s embarking on a 2011 North American tour, supporting his recent Good Things album, featuring the worldwide hit song “I Need a Dollar.” The popularity of Good Things has spread to all parts of the globe – come see what the rest of the world is raving about!
Dirty Vegas dropped their latest release, Electric Love, yesterday and today they are finally stateside to give us a show after the long hiatus! If you haven’t bought your tickets yet, then here is your chance to snag a pair of tickets to see them on Friday, April 29th, at Public Assembly in Brooklyn in a very special DJ set up. Simply answer the question correctly for your chance to win.
Dirty Vegas will release their album Electric Love this Tuesday, 4/26. Visit their site for more streaming music and look out for the new album on iTunes and Amazon next week. Here’s an unreleased ‘Juke Mix’ of “Changes” by Body Language for free download, courtesy of Om Records. Dirty Vegas is also having a release-day celebration in Brooklyn at Public Assembly on 4/29 – get those tickets here.
On Friday, April 29th, Giant Step presents Dirty Vegas Soundsystem in a very rare Brooklyn appearance at Public Assembly. This unique set up will feature Dirty Vegas in a full DJ set with live electronic percussion. After the group parted ways in 2005 to pursue solo careers, we were all ecstatic to hear news of their regrouping and to get a peek at the new album with a fresh sound ready to captivate the international dance scene once again. This party will bring the trio back to their roots with an exclusive soundsystem show as they continue to celebrate the release of their new album Electric Love. Reduced advance tickets are available now.