CMJ is back? Sorta. The Listening Booth has all the scarce details this week for the revamped music festival going down next week, while you take in some legacy CMJ performers in a throwback set. DJ RePete is also spinning brand new alt with Alex the Astronaut, blues folk from Bill Callahan, and more electro from the new Dent May. Plus, hit up two bands with the following self-described genres: Romantic Garage Rock n Roll Pop Music, and Saucy lo-fi, lady rock, fueled by the ashes of white-wine mansplanations.
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