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The Offspring’s Dexter Holland on Nerdist Podcast

In case you missed it, Offspring frontman Dexter Holland recently stopped by Nerdist Podcast for a conversation with host Chris Hardwick. In the hour-long interview, Holland discusses simultaneously pursuing music and a PhD in microbiology, getting his pilot’s license, starting his hot …
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The Wall Street Journal To Premiere ‘Meet Me In Bluesland’ Monday, May 25

On Monday, May 25, The Wall Street Journal’s Speakeasy blog hosted the world premiere of Meet Me In Bluesland, a previously unreleased 2003 recording by Grammy-winning Southern blues-rockers The Kentucky Headhunters with pianist Johnnie Johnson, a Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee. These last recorded …
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49th Annual Bill Monroe Memorial Bean Blossom Bluegrass Festival

 The Bill Monroe Music Park & Campground, nestled in the beautiful hills of Brown County in Southern Indiana, is proud to announce the 49th Annual Bill Monroe’s Bean Blossom Bluegrass Festival taking place June 13-20, 2015. The event is the oldest, continuously …
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Sono Luminus Releases Nordic Affect’s Clockworking in July

Sono Luminus announces the July 31, 2015 worldwide release of Icelandic ensemble Nordic Affect’s debut album on the label, Clockworking, featuring the music of five Icelandic women composers – Anna Thorvaldsdottir, Hildur Gudnadóttir, María Huld Markan Sigfúsdóttir, Hafdís Bjarnadóttir, and Thurídur Jónsdóttir. The …
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The Sandwitches Premiere “Wickerman Mambo” Single On No Fear Of Pop

“The Sandwitches are a band straight out of a David Lynch film. Wide eyed beauties, hardened against the cold San Francisco air, voices bellowing like the capricious winds, sometimes low and meandering, sometimes high and haunting. Roxanne Young’s drums ramble …
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IndiMusic TV Global Launch Event w/ Tim No. 37 and Juliya Chernetsky – Fri June 5th at Slake NYC

IndiMusic.tv, the premiere independent 24/7 Music Video channel and Social Network, is proud to announce their Global Launch Event will take place on Friday June 5th beginning with a red carpet at 6pm at Slake, 251 W 30th St in NYC. To RSVP, join …
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Muse’s “Dead Inside” #1 For Second Consecutive Week

“Dead Inside” the first single from Muse’s forthcoming seventh studio album – Drones – holds its reign on the top of the Mediabase and Billboard Modern Rock Charts this week.  “Dead Inside” is the trio’s fourth #1 song.  Muse holds the record …
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YouTube Sensation Lil Dicky to Release Debut LP

With eleven music videos that have each garnered more than 1 million views (over 39 million in total), a track that became the #1 most viral song IN THE WORLD on Spotify (“Lemme Freak”), multiple sold-out gigs and confirmed festival plays – …
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Gerry Carney Releases “Food On The Table”

Following on from his hugely successful last release “I Can See The Future In Your Eyes”, Mayo man Gerry Carney releases “Food On The Table”.   A progressive country number, “Food On The Table” explains why it is more important to have the basic …
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TV On The Radio Added To Landmark Music Festival Lineup

Innovative indie rock band TV on the Radio has been added to the already stellar lineup of the first-ever Landmark Music Festival to be heldSeptember 26 and 27 in West Potomac Park. The multi-stage event, which was announced last month, will …
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Tyran Brown Releases New EP “Book of Tyran”

Emerging Hip-Hop artist, and yet already acclaimed songwriter, Tyran Brown releases his much awaited EP titled Book of Tyran on all digital stores on June 9th 2015. The EP is sure to provide fans an insight into Tyran Brown as …
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Influence Music Releases New Anthem from Journey Community Church

Released on May 19, “There Is a King” premieres as the second of four singles from the upcoming album, SOAR, from Influence Music. A slow-building anthem echoing the redemptive power of Jesus, “There Is a King” was written by worship …
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Damaged Bug Streams ‘Cold Hot Plumbs’ LP on AV Club

John Dwyer has a surprise for us…while we’ve all been eagerly anticipating the next Oh Sees record, he’s been tirelessly working in his synth laboratory as Damaged Bug and has hand-crafted a followup to last year’s neon-noir Hubba Bubba that …
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Black Veil Brides Debut DVD/Blu-Ray “ALIVE & BURNING” Out July 10

Get ready to experience Black Veil Brides like you’ve never seen them before. On July 10, 2015, Eagle Rock Entertainment will release Alive & Burning, their aptly named debut DVD/Blu-ray [MSRP $19.98 Blu-ray, $14.98 DVD]. The concert film will also …
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Jazz Guitarist Jimmy Dale Is Making Waves With New Song

Jazz guitarist Jimmy Dale is turning heads with his new original single “Dear Mr. Benson”. This week Dale hits SmoothJazz.com’s Radar chart at #61. Right now his single is getting spins on numerous terrestrial and online radio stations such as …
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Jon Bellion Embarks On The Definition Tour and Featured on Zedd’s “Beautiful Now”

GRAMMY®-winning songwriter Jon Bellion has been hard at work on his forthcoming full-length album, but is taking time out to test new material live on a national headlining run titled the Definition Tour, that started this week at Rave Bar …
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Members of Hymn For Her and Go Man Create The Mix Tapes Out June 30

“Sometimes out of necessity, you quickly throw something together and it turns out to blow your mind.” So says Kitty Pause, one-third of the scrappy Florida threesome the Mix Tapes. The band’s unpretentiously infectious debut album, #1, is an unexpected …
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Lee Greenwood Tops Amazon Charts with Children’s Book ‘Proud To Be An American’

Lee Greenwood is taking the Amazon charts by leaps and bounds as a children’s book author following the release of his patriotic, fully-illustrated hardback, Proud To Be An American, over the Memorial Day weekend. Debuting at No. 1 on the …
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Alberta Deathcore Outfit WINDY CITY SLAUGHTER Tour Eastern Canada June 2015

Riffs That Kill Booking Agency presents The Canadian Slaughter Tour for Grande Prairie’s Windy City Slaughter. Many of the dates feature the Toronto based Metalcore band Loyalist (excluding the Oshawa, ONT date). The tour kick-off is in Lethbridge, AB on …
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EXODUS Launch European Headline Tour Next Monday, June 1st in Germany

Thrash metal legends EXODUS are set to kick off their upcoming European headline tour on June 1st, 2015. The European dates kick off in Hamburg, Germany at Knust and end in Helinski, Finland on June 26th. The tour includes several …
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