This week: Active Child’s much-awaited debut; Patti Smith’s impressive retrospective; Ganglians are back with a cleaner sound; Stephen Malkmus and The Jicks produced by Beck; Sun Araw go for stoner album of the year.


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This weekend the Shinnecock Indian Reservation in Southampton, NY hosts Escape To New York. This year’s artists include: Patti Smith, Best Coast, Chairlift, The Vaccines, Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros, The Psychedelic Furs and Of Montreal.

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Richard Branson’s annual free music festival returns to the DC area. This year: The Black Keys, Deadmau5, Cee Lo Green, Cut Copy, TV On the Radio, Empire of the Sun, LCD Soundsystem’s James Murphy, Ghostland Observatory, !!!, Empire of the Sun and more. Find out how to get tickets here.

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