Posts By: Francois

Allow Us To Point Westward Toward Lowry


On the weekend of August 7-8-9, the inaugural All Points West Music & Arts Festival will take place at Liberty State Park in Jersey City, New Jersey . Among the headliners are Radiohead, Ben Harper, Jack Johnson and our cherished duo Mates of States. They’re all great acts, but allow us to direct your attention… Read more »

Aesop Rock at McCarren Park


Aesop Rock will be playing a free show at McCarren Park Pool on Sunday, August 17th. Rind frequenters will notice that’s the same day that Sharon Jones plays at Central Park’s SummerStage. We hate when this happens. Oh well, it could be worse – we could be living in Hutchinson, KS. Aesop Rock’s set is… Read more »

Sharon Jones to Play Central Park SummerStage in August


Great news! The incomparable Sharon Jones will play at Central Park SummerStage this summer. The soul funk diva has been touring all spring and summer throughout the world with her Dap-Kings in support of last year’s much acclaimed, Motown infused 100 Days, 100 Nights. The Soul Sister #1 will be back in her adoptive city… Read more »

Can’t Stop, Won’t Stop: Dodos Extend Tour


As they say, travel broadens the mind. But San Francisco world-folk roaddogs The Dodos don’t have to make much effort in that department. After all, their exhilarating music has already been widely praised for its mind-broadening virtues. Still, that won’t keep them from traveling, as the duo recently added a slew of new shows to… Read more »