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John Schaefer

John Schaefer appears in the following:

Weekly Music Roundup: Roots Bachata, Booze Music, and Balkan Bhangra

Tuesday, October 06, 2015

This week, Moby rocks out, an alternative to internet cats, and sounds from the Balkans, the Dominican Republic, and the London stage. 
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Dan Friel Rattles Sonic Conventions, Again

Monday, October 05, 2015

The mad scientist of electronic sounds plays music from his forthcoming record 'Life' live on Soundcheck. 

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Marrow: Setting the Standard with Revitalized Rock

Thursday, October 01, 2015

Made of former members of Chicago's Kids These Days, Marrow performs their unique indie rock live in the studio. 

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Listen: Star-Studded Opening of Williamsburg's National Sawdust

Thursday, October 01, 2015

On Oct. 1, Q2 Music presented a live audio webcast of the much-anticipated opening of National Sawdust - a new concert space in Williamsburg, Brooklyn. Listen now on demand.

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Weekly Music Roundup: From Rome to Michigan to Algiers

Tuesday, September 29, 2015

This week, we jump on the papal bandwagon; also a favorite Radiolab collaborator; and the next Lorde – maybe.

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Silversun Pickups: Anthems to a Better Nature

Monday, September 28, 2015

Two founding members of the Silver Lake rock band play an acoustic set in the Soundcheck studio.

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Baio: A Vampire Goes Dancing

Thursday, September 24, 2015

The Vampire Weekend bassist reveals his dancier, croonier side in a live studio performance.

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Weekly Music Roundup: A Rock Statesman, a Reticent Pop Star, and a Huge Album Remade

Tuesday, September 22, 2015

This week – digging into Elvis Costello’s archives, a love song for the survivors of the Apocalypse, and redefining “covers.”
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Seinabo Sey: At Home Anywhere, Ruling Airwaves Everywhere

Tuesday, September 22, 2015

The singer and songwriter of Swedish and Gambian descent visits the Soundcheck studio to talk about a global childhood and her forthcoming record. 

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Albert Hammond, Jr.: A Moment of Poignant Clarity

Thursday, September 17, 2015

Albert Hammond Jr. performs songs from his new solo album 'Momentary Masters' live in our studio.

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Publicist UK: Urgent Underground Rock

Monday, September 14, 2015

Hear the all-star rock band perform songs off their debut album 'Forgive Yourself.'

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Gracie and Rachel: Intimate Orchestral Pop

Thursday, September 10, 2015

Watch a live performance from the powerful Brooklyn violin-piano duo.

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Weekly Music Roundup: Chris Walla Splices Tape; Puppets Fall in Love Too

Tuesday, September 08, 2015

This week, a touching musical memorial, robot puppets, and a new generation of ambient music.
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Weekly Music Roundup: Remixing Racist Film; Mike Krol Cleans the Streets

Tuesday, September 01, 2015

This week John gives us a few clues from Phillip Glass, Air Waves, and DJ Spooky as to where his vacation spot is. 
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Lou Barlow: Bracing For Change

Monday, August 31, 2015

Hear the lo-fi hero and veteran of Dinosaur Jr. and Sebadoh perform songs from his latest solo album. 

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Forró In The Dark: A Charismatic Update on a Brazilian Classic

Thursday, August 27, 2015

The New York based Brazilian ex-pats perform songs from their new album 'Forro Zinho' live in the studio.

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Weekly Music Roundup: The Smiths Go Acoustic; Franz Schubert Celebrates Freedom

Tuesday, August 25, 2015

This week, meet the Wizard of Oz-tralia and celebrate "free" in more ways than one.
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The Damned: Still Around and as Furious as Ever

Thursday, August 13, 2015

 A new documentary revisits the first and forgotten punk band, The Damned. 

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Weekly Music Round Up: Vampires, Kings, and Lonely Wandering

Tuesday, August 11, 2015

This week, the Comeback Kids: Joanna Newsom, Carole King, and Alice Cooper. Plus some irresistible sing-along songs.
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Sharkmuffin: Jagged, Riotous Power Pop

Thursday, August 06, 2015

Listen to Brooklyn's sharp-edged Sharkmuffin live in the studio.

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