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Kanye West's set on Sunday, the last night of Governors Ball, began with black-and-white video footage of three lunging, feral dogs, obscured almost entirely by shadow. That turned out to be a good indication of what was to follow: a performance that was all snarl and sinew, ruthlessly lean, defiantly abrasive and relentlessly dark. West's performance came just nine days before the release of his...Read more »
The fun. guys return for a triumphant hometown show at Radio City Music Hall Saturday, as they warm up for a big Grammy night with six nominations. Intro brings you the week’s hottest videos and shows every Monday. To catch up on all the Intros and watch classic Long Island music scene videos, check out Newsday Music’s YouTube channel at http://www.youtube.com/newsdaymusic.
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Happy new year! Last week, we counted down the year's best albums. This week, we look at the Top 25 singles of 2012.
20. Zac Brown Band feat. Trombone Shorty, “Overnight” (Atlantic): A catchy, irresistible R&B number from an unlikely source.
19. The Vaccines, “Teenage Icon” (Columbia): A raucous, indie-rock declaration.
18. Divine Fits, “My Love Is Real” (Merge):...Read more »