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Download Hurray for the Riff Raff’s complete XPNFest set via NYC Taper

Hurray for the Riff Raff | Photo by Noah Silvestry | silvestography.com
Hurray for the Riff Raff | Photo by Noah Silvestry | silvestography.com

NYC Taper continues its coverage of this year’s XPoNential Music Festival with a download of Hurray For the Riff Raff‘s complete set.  The audio archivists have been following the Louisiana band since the summer of 2012, and as they write in the audio post:

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Download a live Swearin’ set from Maxwells in Hoboken, NJ via NYC Taper

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photo by Chris Casciano of PlaceNameHere blog

Philly / Brooklyn four-piece Swearin‘ played a set at Maxwell’s on April 20th and New York live-audio archivists NYC Taper were there to capture the show.  Swearin’ lead-singer Allison Crutchfield and her sister Katie (Waxahatchee) recently moved to Philly and have quickly made a mark with their respective punk rock / new rock compositions.  Swearin’s full set is available as a free download on NYC Taper here.  You can also revisit Waxahatchee’s NYC Taper appearance here.  Stream Swearin’s performance of “Movie Star” below.

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Download live Purling Hiss and Spacin’ shows from Brooklyn’s 285 Kent via NYC Taper

Photo by PSquared Photography
Photo by PSquared Photography
Jason Killinger’s psychedelic garage rock band Spacin’ performed on April 4th at Brooklyn’s 285 Kent with their pals Purling Hiss (led by Mike Polizze). NYC Taper has both sets that you can download for free. Download the Spacin’ set here and the set from Purling Hiss here. Below, stream a cover of the MC5′s “American Ruse” by Spacin,’ and “Don’t Even Try It” by Purling Hiss.