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Intro 6.23.14: Videos from Melanie Martinez, Avicii, Foreigner and more

Baldwin's Melanie Martinez will release her major-label debut,

(Credit: Melanie Martinez)

Baldwin’s Melanie Martinez brings her “Dollhouse” to the Marlin Room Tuesday.

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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MELANIE MARTINEZ, “Dollhouse.” At Marlin Room Tuesday.

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Intro 6.16.14: Videos from Fall Out Boy, Paramore, Journey and more

Fall Out Boy: June 21, as part of

(Credit: Stephen Lovekin/Getty Images)

Fall Out Boy take over Nikon at Jones Beach Theater Saturday with Paramore for their “Monumentour” to save rock and roll.

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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FALL OUT BOY,...

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Intro 6.9.14: Videos from Daughtry, Ben Watt, Buddy Guy and more

Chris Daughtry sings the national anthem before an

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Daughtry teams up with Goo Goo Dolls for an evening of Triple-A rock at Nikon at Jones Beach Theater Saturday.

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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DAUGHTRY, “Waiting for Superman.”...

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Intro 6.2.14: Videos from Hoodie Allen, OutKast, Future and more

Local rapper Hoodie Allen has a new mix

(Credit: Diana Levine)

It’s a homestand for Hoodie Allen as he wraps up his “Hanging with Hoodie” tour at Bowery Ballroom Saturday and Sunday.

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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HOODIE ALLEN, “Show...

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Intro 5.26.14: Videos from Emblem3, Rixton, John Legend and more

Keaton Stromberg, left, Drew Chadwick, center, and Wesley

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Emblem3 helps kick off summer at WBLI Summer Jam at Nikon at Jones Beach Theater Sunday.

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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EMBLEM3, “3000 Miles.” Part of WBLI Summer Jam...

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Intro 5.19.14: Videos from Barry Gibb, Conor Oberst, Monkees and more

There may not be a talk show, but

(Credit: Jason Davis / Getty Images)

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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BARRY GIBB, “To Love Somebody.” At Nikon at Jones Beach Theater Friday.

CALVIN HARRIS, “Summer.” At Electric Daisy Carnival at MetLife...

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Intro 5.13.14: Videos from Afghan Whigs, Lady Gaga, Lykke Li and more

The Afghan Whigs released "Do to the Beast,"

(Credit: Piper Ferguson)

Afghan Whigs celebrate the release of “Do to the Beast,” their first album in 16 years, at Brooklyn Bowl on Thursday.

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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AFGHAN WHIGS, “Algiers.”...

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Intro 4.28.14: Videos from Ledisi, Broods, Miguel and more

Ledisi released her new album "The Truth" (Verve)

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Ledisi celebrates her new album “The Truth” at Beacon Theatre Wednesday.

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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LEDISI, “I Blame You.” At Beacon Theatre Wednesday.

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Intro 4.21.14: Videos from Static Jacks, Baths, Pet Shop Boys and more

The Static Jacks are, from left, Ian Devaney,

(Credit: Ben Rowland)

Static Jacks keep their “I’ll Come Back” promise, returning to Glasslands Friday.

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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STATIC JACKS, “I’ll Come Back.” At Glasslands Friday.HELLOGOODBYE,...

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Intro 4.14.14: Videos from Taking Back Sunday, Kid Ink, Betty Who and more

Taking Back Sunday, from left: bassist Shaun Cooper,

(Credit: Natalie Escobedo)

Taking Back Sunday shows off songs from its new “Happiness Is . . .” album at Best Buy Theater Tuesday, Wednesday and April 21.

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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TAKING...

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