TV On The Radio Return With An Album This Fall

TV on the Radio will return this autumn with a new album called Seeds, the band's first since the 2011's Nine Types of Light and the passing of bassist Gerard Smith. The album will also be released on a new label for the group, Harvest Records. TV on the Radio have unveiled a video teaser for Seeds.

Win Free Passes To See Jungle's Tumblr IRL Showcase In Brooklyn On June 21

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London's Jungle has managed to sell out every one of their New York shows (plus they blazed through "Busy Earnin'" on
"Jimmy Kimmel Live!" earlier this week), but you have one more chance to see the band play live in the five boroughs this summer. Tumblr and XL Recordings have teamed up for a Tumblr IRL showcase with Jungle this Saturday, June 21, at The Wick in Brooklyn and The Alternate Side is giving away one pair of VIP passes to the exclusive gig which also includes an art exhibit by Oliver Hadlee Pearch. Just enter by tomorrow, June 20, at 5p.m. for your chance to see one of Britain's coolest new bands.

Björk Given A MoMA Retrospective For Spring 2015

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Icelandic musician, composer and artist Björk will be the subject of a retrospective presented by New York's Museum of Modern Art in the spring of 2015. The exhibition will gather materials, sound, film, costumes, music, performance and more gleaned from Björk's solo career of the past 21 years as well as new commissions from the artist and other collaborators. Titled "Björk," the MoMA retrospective will begin on March 7.

The Afghan Whigs: FUV Live

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Responsible for at least three of the more memorable (and angsty) albums of the '90s—Uptown AvondaleGentlemen and Black LoveThe Afghan Whigs seemed to call it quits in 2001. But they reunited in 2012 and earlier this spring, the band released its first album in 16 years, the boldy persuasive Do To The Beast. Greg Dulli and his compadres visited the Bronx last month and you can watch videos of The Afghan Whigs playing live in Studio A, including a kicking version of "The Lottery," and listen to the entire session in the FUV Vault or on TAS on 91.5 WNYE this Friday, June 20, at 11a.m. EDT, also streaming online.

The National Live From Celebrate Brooklyn On June 17

Join WFUV tonight, June 17, at 8:15pm for a live broadcast of The National from Celebrate Brooklyn at the Prospect Park Bandshell. The broadcast can be found at 90.7FM and also streaming online.

First Listen: Strand of Oaks, 'Heal'

The ten songs that comprise Heal had their genesis in personal crisis, with frontman Timothy Showalter's marriage crumbling apart while he was thousands of miles from home on an endless tour. Listen to Strand of Oaks' Heal streaming now on FUV and NPR Music before the album's release on June 24 via Dead Oceans.

The TAS Top 20 Tracks For The Week Ending June 22

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Local favorites The Antlers settle onto the TAS Top 20 and there's no way that Morrissey can cancel his peaceful perch atop the chart.

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