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Album Review: Black Taxi – “We Don’t Know Any Better”

January 26, 2012 drainu182 0

By Emilia D’Albero

For the past few months, Black Taxi have been playing shows around the area to promote the release of their sophomore album, We Don’t Know Any Better. The Brooklyn natives have gotten quite good at teasing their audiences- that is, giving them bits and pieces of material from the album in order to hype their fans up for the January release. Finally, after many shows packed with loyal fans (including a sold-out Bowery Ballroom show), Black

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Black Taxi 10/19 Bowery Electric Review

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A Ride with Black Taxi

By Britnee Foreman

Full disclosure: I used to work for this band as their intern. Now I am happy that two things have changed: 1) I don’t have to carry their equipment anymore. 2) They play less random bars in lieu for better known venues. They are a Brooklyn based quartet made up of Bill Mayo, Ezra Huleatt, Krisana Saponpong, and Jason Holmes.

The band has a sound that is hard to explicitly define while …

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Second Wave of CMJ 2010 Artists Announced

September 22, 2010 drainu182 0

The next round of CMJ artists have been announced. Interesting to see that Phoenix’s show at Madison Square Garden on October 20th is part of CMJ. Check out the lineup below:

1995 • +/- • 2 Cow Garage • A Classic Education • A Life Once Lost • A Million Years • Acid Washed • Acid Westerns • Adam Haworth Stephens • Adult Themes • Afternoon • Agent Ribbons • AIDS Wolf • The Aikiu • Air Waves • Alcoholic …