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October 28, 2022

Levitation: More AMM Picks

By: Laurie Gallardo

The Black Angels. Photography: Pooneh Ghana.

More LEVITATION is coming your way this weekend, and your AMM host has greedily honed in on a handful of favorites you can’t miss. The music fest, originally founded by The Black Angels in 2008, has events curated worldwide, but the hometown celebration continues to be the destination for music fans from all over. Yes, some shows are sold out, but there are still plenty of awesome performances to enjoy throughout the weekend:


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September 28, 2023


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September 27, 2023

Black Rainbows

We’re all guilty of building up expectations. So, you might spin Corinne Bailey Rae‘s latest blazer Black Rainbows and find it something of a departure for Rae, in terms of a style that incorporates R&B, jazz and soul. This one gets loud, bold, experimental in many parts, powered by guitar and unapologetic vitality, all inspired […]