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JDUB SHOWCASE @ THE MUSIC HALL

by marc amigone If you’re Jewish and you like to rock, I suggest you keep reading. Golem’s CD release party at Music Hall of Williamsburg on February 12th featuring the Sway Machinery will showcase two of JDub’s most budding acts. JDub is a not-for-profit record and event production company for innovative Jewish music, community, and [...]

QC MIXTAPE VOL. 24 (NOV 30 – DEC 6)

by bmac This weeks mixtape is a monster. I’d like to come up with something insightful to say about it, but I’m distracted by silly things on the internet right now. Instead I’ll just share some of the gems I found tonight… biggest mouth in the world Rodney Mullen is insane crazy underwater hotel in [...]

SWAY MACHINERY @ SOUTHPAW TONIGHT

by marc amigone The Sway Machinery, a Brooklyn-based Supergroup composed of members of Antibalas, Balkan Beat Box, The Yeah Yeah Yeahs, and Arcade Fire led by Jeremiah Lockwood, is set to perform tonight at Southpaw. Previously dubbed the funkiest Bar Mitzvah band on the planet, Lockwood channels his grandfather’s spiritual vibes (legendary Jewish Cantor Jacob [...]

SWAY MACHINERY @ LE POISSON ROUGE

by marc amigone The Sway Machinery is a creative collaboration between five of the most dynamic musicians on the NY scene, bass saxophonist Colin Stetson of Arcade Fire and Tom Waits’ Band, horn players Stuart Bogie and Jordan McLean of Antibalas, Brian Chase of the Yeah Yeah Yeahs, and frontman Jeremiah Lockwood of Balkan Beat [...]

QC STAFF PICKS: FALL PREVIEW

by QC staff While everyone waits for their seasonal affective disorder to kick in, we’re getting amp’d for some of the fresh music that’s about to drop this Fall. Keep in mind that new albums by Metric, CocoRosie, Patrick Wolf, The Postal Service, Q-Tip, The Divine Comedy, and Basement Jaxx are all scheduled for 2008 [...]

THE SWAY MACHINERY

by marc amigone (photo by heather conley) What do you get when you take bluesman and Balkan Beat Box guitarist Jeremiah Lockwood, add the Yeah Yeah Yeah’s drummer Brian Chase, two horn players from Antibalas, Stuart Bogie and Jordan McLean, and bass saxophonist Colin Stetson of Arcade Fire and Tom Waits’ band? The funkiest bar [...]