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NEEDTOBREATHE Announces Career-First Live Album

Atlantic / Word Entertainment recording group NEEDTOBREATHE has announced details of their first ever live album. NEEDTOBREATHE: LIVE FROM THE WOODS arrives everywhere on April 14th. Recorded last September at Nashville’s The Woods Amphitheater at Fontanel, NEEDTOBREATHE: LIVE FROM THE WOODS captures the …
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Holly Miranda Premieres “All I Want Is to Be Your Girl” on SPIN

On a trip intended to jumpstart the creative process for new material, Holly Miranda reflects, “I had a dream that I was going to rent a house in Joshua Tree and go write by myself for a month. I’d never …
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Stephanie Quayle Wins “Smile Award” at Operation Smile Fundraising Event

Rebel Engine recording artist Stephanie Quayle participated in the 7th Annual “Dancing With the Carolina Stars” in Greensboro, NC raising over $42,000 to benefit Operation Smile Carolinas Chapter. She won the “Smile Award,” which goes to the dancer that raised …
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Tin Pan South Performers Announced

The 23rd Annual Tin Pan South Songwriters Festival Presented by Regions Bank features the top songwriters in almost every form of music, and organizers today announced the initial performers in this year’s exciting five-day event. Tin Pan South is set …
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Jessi Teich Bares Her ‘Twisted Soul’ on Wildly Creative Stylish Crossover Record

Commonly considered an old blues, jazz, and soul singer-songwriter trapped in a young woman’s body, 10-time international songwriting award-winner JESSI TEICH (pronounced TEACH) brings a pop sensibility to her stylish new album, TWISTED SOUL, recorded in Paris and OUT TODAY …
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Metallica To Celebrate Record Store Day With ‘No Life ‘Til Leather’ Limited Edition Cassette

In celebration of Record Store Day, on April 18th, Metallica will release No Life ’til Leather as a limited edition cassette. The seven tracks were recorded in 1982 in Tustin, CA by the band’s original lineup of James Hetfield: lead …
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McKenzies Mill Signs Management Deal with Rock Ridge Music

Nashville-based country duo McKenzies Mill (composed of brothers Justin and Ryan Harris), known for their “Southern fried rock ’n roll,” has signed a management deal with Nashville music company Rock Ridge Music.  They join the existing management roster which includes …
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Jon Wolfe’s New Album “Natural Man” Now Available For Pre-Sale

Country artist Jon Wolfe has made his new album, Natural Man, available for pre-sale today, March 3. Fans can now pre-purchase the album through Wolfe’s iTunes page, here. With Natural Man set to officially release on March 31, the pre-sale …
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Kelly Clarkson Announces 2015 Piece by Piece Tour and New Album Out Today

Earlier today on Good Morning America, global superstar and GRAMMY® Award winner Kelly Clarkson announced her 2015 PIECE BY PIECE TOUR. The 36-city tour, promoted exclusively by Live Nation, will start on July 11 in Hershey, Pennsylvania and culminate on …
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Breelan Angel Announces Bud Light Music Sponsorship

Breelan Angel, a country music singer / songwriter, is pleased to announce she has received a Bud Light Texas Country Music Sponsorship. Angel, who is celebrating her first Top 20 radio single (Texas Regional Radio Report) with “Pocket Change” (a …
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Ezra Furman Announces Signing to Bella Union and New Album Forthcoming This Year

Bella Union are thrilled to announce the signing of Ezra Furman, whose 2013 album Day Of The Dog and riotous live shows with his band The Boyfriends won numerous 5 star reviews. Furman, who The Guardian has called “a punk-fired …
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POP Montreal Announces SXSW Programming

It’s that time of year again where musicians and industry alike unite in one city to experience 6 days of music and mayhem at SXSW. Like every edition, POP Montreal will be repping the best and brightest, the weird and …
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THE IDES OF MARCH Release 5-Disc Boxed Set “LAST BAND STANDING” Out April 18

2015 marks the 50th anniversary of the band that drove the 1970 Billboard smash “Vehicle” to the top of the charts: The Ides Of March. To commemorate this momentous occasion, the band will release a deluxe limited edition 5-Disc set …
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Joseph LeMay On Tour This April with Sean Watkins

Joseph LeMay has been receiving many accolades since the independent release of his debut album Seventeen Acres on in the spring of 2014. Rolling Stone Country’s Steve Betts wrote, “LeMay has crafted one of the best Americana albums of the …
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Van Halen To Release Definitive Live Album “Tokyo Dome Live In Concert” Available March 31

Van Halen will release its first-ever live album to feature original singer David Lee Roth. Recorded on June 21, 2013 at the famed Tokyo Dome in Tokyo, Japan, TOKYO DOME LIVE IN CONCERT includes 23 songs, spanning all seven of …
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The Brilliance Brother Bring Basic Christian Truths to Their Audience

Art—in any form—is meant to be savored, experienced and relished. David Gungor and John Arndt, known as liturgical band The Brilliance, craft music with this belief in mind, giving listeners time and space to fully soak in the beauty that lies in every lyric and sonic nuance. This is true for their independent projects, including four albums and two EPs, as well…
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Song Virgins

Several years ago, two middle-aged ladies came to my studio to record a simple song demo. The woman who initially called me had seen my number in the yellow pages (this was in the pre-internet days!), and called to inquire if we were really a recording studio. After receiving assurance that we really did record…
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Gretchen Peters – Blackbirds

Like many artists, Gretchen Peters turned to music in a time of pain for her eighth studio release, “Blackbirds.” The newly minted Nashville Songwriters Hall of Famer penned Martina McBride’s iconic “Independence Day” and Faith Hill’s “The Secret Of Life.” The 11 track collection is a graceful, yet unsubtle take on aging and…
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Roxy Roca Releases New “Ain’t Nothin’ Fancy” LP

Austin, Texas-based seven-piece soul band Roxy Roca is steamrolling through 2015. They signed a label deal, released their Stag Records debut album, Ain’t Nothin’ Fancy, on February 24, solidified a booking agency, and have vowed to their fans to stay …
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Poster Children’s Rick Valentin Readies Debut Album as Thoughts Detecting Machines

“I’ve always been suspicious of Ben Franklin’s maxim ‘Early to bed, early to rise, makes a man healthy, wealthy and wise,’” says Rick Valentin, the musician behind 90s-era alt-rock stalwarts, Poster Children and his current solo project Thoughts Detecting Machines. …
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