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Dan Karlsberg’s THE ‘NATI 6 Shines Spotlight on Cincinnati’s Jazz Heritage

Pianist and composer Dan Karlsberg’s new album THE ‘NATI 6 pays tribute to Cincinnati’s jazz heritage by featuring performances by five of the city’s greatest living jazz musicians. Karlsberg, who teaches at the University of Cincinnati’s acclaimed College-Conservatory of Music …
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Motopony’s Sophomore LP “Welcome You” Out Now

The poppy Seattle based alt-folk band, Motopony have just released their Sophomore LP, Welcome You via eOne Music / Fast Plastic. Welcome You is the follow up to Motopony’s 2011 self-titled debut LP and the culmination of the last four …
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Kenny Butterill Sets Dates For “Troubadour Tales” Summer European Tour

Canadian songwriter / producer Kenny Butterill has set concert dates for his “Troubadour Tales” summer tour of Scotland, his first ever tour to Europe. Butterill will be playing with his California guitar sideman Dave Davis and Scotland’s own Gary Arnott …
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Forecastle Festival Announces 2015 Schedule

Returning this summer, The Forecastle Festival, led by Sam Smith, My Morning Jacket, Widespread Panic and Modest Mouse, has released its daily schedule, available at ForecastleFest.com Links to the daily schedule are provided below.  General admission weekend passes, single-day tickets, …
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Smith & Wesley Present Choices & Chances on Debut CD Coming July 17

Chattanooga-based Garage Door Records announces a July 17 release date for the label debut from country music group Smith & Wesley, Choices & Chances, distributed nationally by Burnside Distribution. The band will celebrate Choices & Chances with a special a …
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Music Midtown Festival in Atlanta Announces Lineup

Elton John, Drake, Van Halen and Sam Smith will headline this year’s Music Midtown Festival at Piedmont Park on Friday, September 18th and Saturday, September 19th in Atlanta.  The annual festival, which began in 1994, will also feature chart toppers …
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Two-time Golden Globe Winner Vonda Shepard to Release New Album on July 10

Singer-songwriter Vonda Shepard announces the upcoming release of her 14th album, “Rookie,” on July 10, 2015, funded through Kickstarter and under her own label. Shepard will release this album in celebration of being 25 years since the release of her self-titled …
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Memphis May Fire Debut “Stay The Course” Video

Memphis May Fire just debuted their new video for “Stay the Course,“ a new single off Unconditional: Deluxe Edition. The new album is a re-release of Unconditional with additional tracks, available for pre-order on iTunes now and expected to be available on July 17th. Watch here: https://youtu.be/Wc_Fa6BoQrw The last album Unconditional hit #1 on Billboard’s …
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Nova Heart Share New Single “Lackluster No”

“Lackluster No” is the first single from Beijing’s Nova Heart who will be releasing their selftitled debut LP this fall, on October 2nd (via FakeLoveMusic). Nova Heart are compriased of Bo Xuan (bass), Shi Lu a.k.a. Atom (drums), and Helen Feng (vox, keys) the former MTV VJ …
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Seapony Share New Single “Let Go” From Upcoming LP “A Vision” Out 7/31

After a two year hiatus, Seapony is returning this summer with their 3rd LP, A Vision which features some of the band’s most fully realized songs to date, balancing wistfully crafted acoustic numbers with perfectly blissed out guitar pop jams.” …
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SHATTERED SUN Reveals Exclusive Guitar, Bass and Drum Play-Through Videos

Texas metal frontrunners SHATTERED SUN have revealed four brand new play-through gear videos – including guitars, bass, and drums – available for viewing now. Check out the links below and get ready to witness SHATTERED SUN on this summer’s Rockstar …
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The Devil Wears Prada Reveal Details About “Space” EP

The Devil Wears Prada’s first official release since 2013, the conceptual “Space” EP, will be in-stores on August 21 (Rise Records), the band announced today.  Pre-orders can be placed at http://tdwp.merchnow.com The “Space” EP is comprised of six songs and is a wholly-collaborative …
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Amy Schumer to Open for Madonna in NYC

Earlier today Amy Schumer posted her “audition” tape that earned her the opening slot in New York City for Madonna’s Rebel Heart Tour. You can watch the clip HERE. Schumer will join Madonna for the following shows of her tour. …
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TG SHEPPARD Announces Summer Tour 2015

Country star TG Sheppard takes to the road this summer for the next leg of his 2015 tour, with a schedule packed with dates across the United States. With headlining stops from Virginia to Nevada, Sheppard continues his coast-to-coast celebration …
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Saint Asonia Announce Self-Titled Debut Album Due Out July 31st

Saint Asonia featuring two of the biggest forces in rock radio over the past decade, Adam Gontier (formerly of Three Days Grace) and Mike Mushok (of Staind), along with band mates Corey Lowery (Stuck Mojo) and Rich Beddoe  (Finger Eleven), …
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New Jersey Rocker Rich Lynch Warns Against Loss of Freedoms on “All Rights Reversed”

New Jersey rocker Rich Lynch returns in June 2015 with his latest digital release “All Rights Reversed ” that finds the singer tackling a major issue that impacts the lives of all citizens in the United States and the world …
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Royal Blood’s Debut Album Climbs To No. 5 On The Billboard Albums Chart

UK duo Royal Blood’s heralded debut self-titled album has climbed to No. 5 on the Billboard Albums Chart ten months after its release. Following a remarkable appearance on the famed Howard Stern Show on SiriusXM on Tuesday, June 9th, their …
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Madonna’s New Video for “Bitch I’m Madonna” Available Now on VEVO

In case you missed it, Madonna’s new video for “Bitch I’m Madonna” is now available on her Vevo page HERE. The video, directed by longtime collaborator Jonas Åkerlund, premiered yesterday on music streaming service Tidal. The video features guest stars: Beyoncé, Miley Cyrus, Diplo, …
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Magnolia Fest 2015 Announces Lineup Additions

Magnolia Fest celebrates its 19th year at the magnificent Spirit of the Suwannee Music Park in Live Oak, FL on October 15-18, 2015 and is thrilled to announce a handful of additions to this Fall’s lineup including The Del McCoury …
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The Neverclaim’s “The Joy” Releases July 17

Acclaimed pop / rock / worship band The Neverclaim announces the July 17 release of its first full-length studio album in two years, The Joy, from Radiate with The Fuel Music distribution. Pre-orders for the album can be placed now …
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