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Shabazz Palaces, live at Zanzabar

If you missed or just to want to remember Shabazz Palaces’ set at Zanzabar on January 29th, this video has been uploaded for your pleasure:  

Upcoming Zanzabar shows

  Lots of great bookings planned for the next few months at Zanzabar. Here’s some highlights:   Menomena Guards Sat 2/16 9:00 pm $12.00 – $14.00   The Pass Sick/Sea Fri 2/22 9:00 pm $7.00   Matmos Horse Lords, Parlour Sat 3/02 9:00 pm $8.00 – $10.00   Whitehorse Daniel Romano Fri 3/08 8:00 pm […]

New shows: Punch Brothers, Helio Sequence / Shabazz Palaces

Fresh off winning a MacArthur (Genius) Grant, ex-Nickel Creek-er Chris Thile and his colleagues in the even more popular and acclaimed Punch Brothers will headline at the Brown Theatre on Tuesday, February 5, at 7:30. Tickets go on sale tomorrow at 10 a.m. A week earlier, Sub Pop presents a double bill of space music […]

Soulful rocker Trixie Whitley will play Zanzabar

Recent Forecastle Festival rising star Trixie Whitley will perform at Zanzabar on Tuesday, November 13, with opener Cheyenne Marie Mize. Whitley was the singer for Daniel Lanois’ Black Dub band, and sees her first full-length album come this fall. $10 tickets will be available from Ticketfly.com, or contact Zanzabar to get them IRL.

Lydia Burrell’s new EP

Removador recording artists Lydia Burrell will release a new 3-song EP this Friday at their Zanzabar show. “Like We’re Animals” can be heard here: http://soundcloud.com/probablynot/lydia-burrell-likewereanimals

New K. Tranza album is bicoastal

K. Tranza‘s Feb. 17 solo set at Zanzabar teased some of the material the group will include on its forthcoming album. Singer and guitarist Matt Langley is working with Neil Dey (Foreign Oranges) and engineer Jeremy Scherer, both of whom now call Portland home, for two releases, one 7” single and a proper full-length later […]

Toro Y Moi, “Still Sound”

The first single off Underneath The Pine (Feb. 22/Carpark) from Toro Y Moi (née Chaz Bundick), who stopped here with Caribou at Zanzabar earlier in the year. Tracklisting: 1. Intro/Chi Chi 2. New Beat 3. Go with You 4. Divina 5. Before I’m Done 6. Got Blinded 7. How I Know 8. Light Black 9. […]

Henry Clay People @ Z

Late notice on this one, but The Henry Clay People are playing Zanzabar Monday night. The critically-acclaimed band is on tour with Drive By Truckers (They’re playing Indy the night before), but this is a one-off. 9 p.m., $8. —DM The Henry Clay People – “Your Famous Friends” from Benjamin Gauvain Hoste on Vimeo.

Phantogram, Softcheque at Z

Phantogram (pictured) plays Zanzabar on Sunday, Sept. 26, for an evening of defying expectations. Their album “Eyelid Movies” (out now on Barsuk) shows them to be an indie-flavored, trip-hop influenced duo. Opening is Softcheque, led by Sapat’s Dane Waters, whose delicate chamber pop was on display at Boomslang and will be at Cropped Out. 9 p.m. $10 (adv.); $12 (door). —DM Phantogram, […]

Kid Congo & The Pink Monkey Birds

Kid Congo & the Pink Monkey Birds join Phantom Family Halo and the Ritchie White Orchestra tonight at Zanzabar. Congo is best known as a founder of The Gun Club, and member of The Cramps and one of Nick Cave’s Bad Seeds. 9 p.m. $7. —DM