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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,

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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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Intro 4.7.14: Videos from Hall & Oates, Lady Gaga, SoMo and more

Hall & Oates (Daryl Hall and John Oates)

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Daryl Hall and John Oates take their place in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame alongside Peter Gabriel, Kiss, Nirvana, Linda Ronstadt and Cat Stevens at Barclays Center 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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Intro 3.31.14: Videos from Miley Cyrus, Ashanti, Bayside and more

Miley Cyrus arrives at the 56th annual GRAMMY

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Miley Cyrus and her inflatable hot dog touch down at Izod Center Thursday and Barclays Center 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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MILEY CYRUS, “Wrecking Ball.” At...

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Intro 3.24.14: Videos from Lady Gaga, Sam Smith, Rakim and more

Lady Gaga takes pictures with Fans outside NBC

Who knows what Lady Gaga will have in store for Roseland Ballroom’s final hurrah, starting 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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LADY GAGA, “G.U.Y.” At Roseland Ballroom...

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Intro 3.17.14: Videos from I Am the Avalanche, Billy Joel and more

Local band I Am the Avalanche -- from

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I Am the Avalanche rolls out its personal, Superstorm-Sandy-inspired new album “Wolverines” at Looney Tunes Monday.

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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Intro 3.10.14: Videos from Lorde, Demi Lovato, New Order and more

Lorde performs on December 8, 2013 in Los

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The Grammy-winning New Zealand sensation Lorde takes over Roseland Ballroom Monday, Tuesday and 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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LORDE, “Team.” At Roseland Ballroom...

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Intro 3.3.14: Videos from Ashanti, Paul Simon, Broods and more

Glen Cove native Ashanti is a Grammy-award winning

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Ashanti celebrates her new album “Braveheart” at B.B. King Blues Club and Grill on Monday.

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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ASHANTI, “I Got It.” At BB King’s Monday.

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Intro 2.24.14: Videos from Young the Giant, Emblem3, Shaggy and more

Young the Giant singer Sameer Gadhia rocks the

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Young the Giant brings more than “Cough Syrup” to Hammerstein Ballroom Friday and 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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YOUNG THE GIANT, "It's About Time." At Hammerstein...

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Intro 2.17.14: Videos from Kanye West, Rhye, APB and more

This Jan. 17, 2014 file photo shows singer

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Kanye West will wrap up the North American leg of his “Yeezus” tour at Nassau Coliseum 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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KANYE WEST, “Bound 2.” At Nassau Coliseum...

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Intro 2.6.14: Videos from Marc Anthony, Skrillex and more

Marc Anthony needs you to know he'll be

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Brookville’s Marc Anthony celebrates Valentine’s Day weekend at Prudential Center Friday and Barclays Center 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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MARC ANTHONY, “Vivir...

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