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Last night (Monday, September 22, 2014), Julian Casablancas + The Voidz, Blood Orange and Big Ups performed a secret show at Shea Stadium in Brooklyn, NY.
More photos are now available on Impose Magazine.

Last night (Monday, September 22, 2014), Julian Casablancas + The Voidz, Blood Orange and Big Ups performed a secret show at Shea Stadium in Brooklyn, NY.

More photos are now available on Impose Magazine.

Carl Gunhouse caught me editing in camera before Cro-Mags performed yesterday. Photos from Afropunk should be up on Impose later this week!

dtwnbklyn:

Edwina before the Cro-Mags, Afro Punk Fest, Commodore Barry Park, Bw. Flushing Ave. & BQE

Carl Gunhouse caught me editing in camera before Cro-Mags performed yesterday. Photos from Afropunk should be up on Impose later this week!

dtwnbklyn:

Edwina before the Cro-Mags, Afro Punk Fest, Commodore Barry Park, Bw. Flushing Ave. & BQE

Dillon Cooper at Irving Plaza
De La Soul at Irving Plaza Dres of Black Sheep with De La Soul at Irving Plaza
De La Soul at Irving Plaza Common with De La Soul at Irving Plaza De La Soul at Irving Plaza Q-Tip with De La Soul at Irving Plaza Q-Tip with De La Soul at Irving Plaza

On Wednesday, July 16, 2014, groundbreaking hip-hop trio De La Soul celebrated their 25th anniversary with a performance at Irving Plaza (the first stage they performed at a quarter of a century ago) in New York, NY. The group brought out special guests (and friends) Common, Q-Tip (of A Tribe Called Quest & Native Tongues) and Dres (of Black Sheep & Native Tongues). Brooklyn rapper Dillon Cooper opened the show.

More photos are available on Impose Magazine.


Benjamin Booker at House of Vans
Benjamin Booker at House of Vans
Mac DeMarco at House of Vans
Mac DeMarco fans
 at House of Vans Mac DeMarco at House of Vans
Mac DeMarco crowd surfing at House of Vans
Charles Bradley and His Extraordinaires at House of Vans
Charles Bradley and His Extraordinaires at House of Vans
Charles Bradley and His Extraordinaires at House of Vans

Photos of Charles Bradley and His Extraordinaires, Mac DeMarco and Benjamin Booker performing at House of Vans on Thursday, June 12, 2014 are now available on Impose Magazine and Flickr.

Bad Rabbits at House of Vans
Bad Rabbits fans at House of Vans
Bad Rabbits at House of Vans
Angel Haze at House of Vans
Angel Haze at House of Vans

Photos from Angel Haze and Bad Rabbits performing at House of Vans in Brooklyn, NY on Saturday, June 7, 2014 are now available on Flickr and Impose Magazine.


Cold Fronts at Union Pool
Pissed Jeans at Union Pool Pissed Jeans at Union Pool Pissed Jeans at Union Pool
Pissed Jeans at Union Pool

Photos of Pissed Jeans and Cold Fronts performing at Union Pool on Saturday, June 7th are now available on Impose Magazine and Flickr.

Jean Grae at Brooklyn Museum
JD Samson at Brooklyn Museum
JD Samson at Brooklyn Museum Lorna Dune with JD Samson at Brooklyn Museum
Jean Grae at Brooklyn Museum
Jean Grae at Brooklyn Museum
Jean Grae at Brooklyn Museum

On Saturday, May 3, 2014, Brooklyn Museum’s First Saturday event had a theme of “Art and Activism” (in conjunction with their pretty great Ai Weiwei According to What? exhibit). There were performances by activist musicians JD Samson (who was backed by Tammy Hart and Lorna Dune) and Jean Grae.

More photos are available on Impose Magazine and Flickr.

Future Islands at Webster Hall
Chiffon at Webster Hall
Ed Schrader's Music Beat at Webster Hall
Ed Schrader's Music Beat at Webster Hall
Future Islands at Webster Hall
Future Islands at Webster Hall

On Wednesday, April 30th, three bands from Baltimore performed at Webster Hall in New York, NY: Chiffon, Ed Schrader’s Music Beat and Future Islands. Future Islands performed their largest club show ever.

More photos are available on Impose Magazine and Flickr.

Tacocat at Death by Audio
Bluffing at Death by Audio

Desert Sharks at Death by Audio 
Mannequin Pussy at Death by Audio

Tacocat at Death by Audio Tacocat at Death by Audio

Photos of Tacocat, Mannequin Pussy, Desert Sharks and Bluffing performing at Death by Audio on a rainy Saturday, March 29, 2014.

More photos are available on Impose Magazine and Flickr.

Juicy J at Irving Plaza Vinny Cha$e at Irving Plaza Vinny Cha$e at Irving Plaza Vinny Cha$e at Irving Plaza Project Pat at Irving Plaza Project Pat at Irving Plaza Two audience members dance on stage with Project Pat
Juicy J at Irving Plaza Juicy J at Irving Plaza One of the lucky fans who received autographed sneakers from Juicy J

On Wednesday, March 12th, Juicy J’s “Never Sober” tour had a show at Irving Plaza in New York, NY.

Juicy J gave away three pairs of shoes that night to three very lucky people.

More photos are available on Impose Magazine and Flickr.

On Saturday, February 8th, I caught the final Don Giovanni Records showcase at Music Hall of Williamsburg. The show featured sets by five bands: Black Wine, Priests, Brick Mower, California X and Screaming Females.

It was my first time seeing Priests live and I will make an effort to be at all of their upcoming NYC gigs because I absolutely loved them.

Many more photos are available on Impose and Flickr.

On  Monday, September 16th, Don Giovanni Records tour came to Bowery Ballroom featuring Waxahatchee, Screaming Females and Tenement. Aye Nako, who aren’t signed to the label, opened the show.

More photos are available on Impose Magazine and Flickr.

The Julie Ruin at Bowery Ballroom

Swearin' at Bowery Ballroom Murray Hill at Bowery Ballroom

The Julie Ruin at Bowery Ballroom The Julie Ruin at Bowery Ballroom The Julie Ruin at Bowery Ballroom The Julie Ruin at Bowery Ballroom

Photos of Swearin’ and The Julie Ruin performing at Bowery Ballroom on Tuesday, September 3, 2013. It was The Julie Ruin’s second headlining performance ever and the night that their album, Run Fast, was released. The show was hosted by comedian, Murray Hill.

More photos are available on Impose Magazine and Flickr.

The Coathangers @ The Paper Box Filthy Savage @ The Paper Box EULA @ The Paper Box EULA @ The Paper Box EULA @ The Paper Box Pity Sex @ The Paper Box
Pity Sex @ The Paper Box
The Coathangers @ The Paper Box The Coathangers @ The Paper Box The Coathangers @ The Paper Box

Photos of The Coathangers, Pity Sex, EULA and Filthy Savage performing at The Paper Box in Brooklyn, NY on Friday, August 23rd. Bear Hands also performed but I left the venue before their performance.

Additional photos are available on Impose Magazine and Flickr.