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Cactus Honey – Groovy Life

Taking nothing away from the sounds that fans are hearing every day on the radio in 2014, but there is somewhat of a disconnect with the 35 and over demographic. We’ve lived life, been knocked around a few times – whether it be of our own doing or not. Enter the duo of Kim McLean and Eve Selis. There’s not many references to…
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Tammy Van Zant – Freebird Child

The name Van Zant has been a well-known one in American music for over four decades. Ronnie Van Zant, frontman of Lynyrd Skynyrd, died when the band’s plane went down in 1977, and his brothers Donnie and Johnny continued the tradition he began, with Donnie singing for .38 Special and Johnny taking the helm with a re-formed Skynyrd. In addition, the brothers recorded together as Van Zant for Columbia in Nashville. Now, Ronnie’s daughter, Tammy, who was 10 when he died…
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Interview With Tracy G About Richie Blackmore

As part of our Tribute To Ritchie Blackmoreweek, we have invited well known names in the world of rock and metal to share their thoughts about Ritchie. The first in the series this week is with American guitaristTracy Grijalva, better known as Tracy G, who is best known for playing with the legendary DIO from 1993 – 1999. Tracy has been involved with many other projects and is currently working on songs for his own band the TRACY G GROUP. To find out Tracy‘s thoughts on Ritchie and his…
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Perfect Hair Forever – Sad and Blue

From the genius that is directional outfit THUNDERLIPS comes the quality, gif based video to the equally genius Perfect Hair Forever’s tune, Sad & Blue. Perfect Hair Forever is the mysterious, bedroom-produced pop coming out of Auckland, New Zealand. There is a serious lack of information on the internet about it, but I’m pretty sure it’s a solo project. I started listening in January after stumbling upon and consequently falling in love with VOID, the ten-track album of…
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Rod Picott – Hang Your Hopes On A Crooked Nail

Be forewarned – The music of Rod Picott is not for the faint of heart or mind. That is simply a way of saying that if you put in this CD and are just going to attempt to listen on a casual level, not investing into the lyrics – you probably aren’t going to “get” this disc. He’s a little too deep and thoughtful for that. But, if you choose to take time…
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Viva Las Vegas! Desert Dragon To Rock The Roof Off Downtown Grand

Just as U2 did at Rockefeller Center during their recent Tonight Show appearance, L.A. band Desert Dragon will rock the roof off the Downtown Grand Las Vegas during the hot quintet’s upcoming show there, Saturday, May 17, 2014. 10:45 p.m.-11:45 …
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Bucky Covington Releases “Buzzin” To Country Radio Marking First Single As An Indie Artist

Country music star Bucky Covington is thrilled to release his first single as an independent artist, “BUZZIN,” to country radio. “BUZZIN,” the lead single from Bucky’s current project expected out later this year, is the perfect summer-time theme song, written …
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Little Hurricane Announces Hurricane Tour Dates

Blues-rock due Little Hurricane announces headline tour dates in support of their second album, Gold Fever, available April 29 through Death Valley Records. Their tour kicks off May 2 at the State Room in Salt Lake City, UT and continues …
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Dave Keller Introduces “Soul Changes” April 29

Red River Entertainment is proud to announce the release of award-winning singer / guitarist / songwriter DAVE KELLER’s “SOUL CHANGES” on APRIL 29, 2014. (The album is nominated for a 2014 Blues Music Award – BMA – for “Best Soul/Blues Album” …
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Lake Of Tears Release New Album By The Black Sea April 29

Fans of the band have kept asking for it for many years… now their call is heard: Swedish dark rock/metal pioneers LAKE OF TEARS release their first ever LIVE album, titled “By The Black Sea”, US Release on April 29th, …
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Life & Death Tour Announced Featuring Backtrack, Harms Way, Expire & Others

Some of hardcore’s heaviest hitters are teaming up for the Life & Death tour this summer.  Headlined by New York’s Backtrack, support bands include Harm’s Way, Expire, Suburban Scum, Downpresser and Iron Mind who are all on the entirety of …
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Horse Thief Premiere Cover of Neil Young’s ‘Out On The Weekend’ On My Old Kentucky Blog

Bella Union is excited to announce the release of Fear In Bliss, the debut album from recent signings HORSE THIEF. This youthful band is a purveyor of a panoramic yet nuanced sound, flowing from intimate to anthemic, the mood from …
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Daniel Sobrino Releases Powerful New EP Born Again

Pop singer-songwriter and pianist, Daniel Sobrino, releases empowering EP, Born Again. As an LGBT artist and activist, Sobrino has dealt with bullying from peers for numerous years. Born Again, now available on iTunes, is the product of the bad situations …
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Lost Trailers Lead Singer Jason Wyatt Resigns from Band

Today, Jason Wyatt, lead singer of The Lost Trailers announced his resignation from the country duo. Wyatt cites a resurgence of interest in restarting his solo career and a need to better focus on the growth of his music production, songwriting and artist development …
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Andrew Jackson Jihad Lose Their Shit On “Linda Ronstadt” Now Streaming On Impose

With just two short weeks to go until the May 6 release of Andrew Jackson Jihad’s new album, Christmas Island, the band is currently streaming a more somber offering called “Linda Ronstadt.” The new song comes just days following the …
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North of Nashville Will Be Releasing Their Self-Titled Debut Album April 29

Every now and then a musical endeavor starts as a lark, but clicks so well, it takes on a life of its own — one that deserves to be nurtured. That’s what North of Nashville bandmates Jay Basiner and Andrew …
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Vacationer Announces New Album

Vacationer has announced the release of their second album, Relief out June 24 on Downtown Records. In celebration of this exciting news, the band is currently streaming their album’s lead single, “The Wild Life” and has released an accompanying lyric video …
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Kip Moore Continues To Roll Out New Music With “Dirt Road From Upcoming Sophomore Album

MCA Nashville singer / songwriter Kip Moore is releasing “Dirt Road,” from his upcoming sophomore album.  The track is available at all digital retailers today and was written by Moore along with close friends Westin Davis and Dan Couch (Somethin’ …
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Help Hospitalized Veterans Launches Concert Series

The national non-profit organization Help Hospitalized Veterans (HHV) is proud to present A Veterans Concert Series. The military and family entertainment program has been organized to recognize our nation’s veterans, active military servicemen and women and his and her families …
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Grammy-Nominated Recording Artist Will Hoge Visits Belmont University

Grammy-nominated recording artist Will Hoge joined GRAMMY U and industry veteran Ken Tucker for a special event, “GRAMMY U: Off the Record with Will Hoge” on Tuesday night (4/15) at Belmont University in Nashville. The singer-songwriter gave an acoustic performance …
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