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Garth Brooks Breaks His North Carolina Sales Record

Garth Brooks has broken his North Carolina ticket sales record. During March 25th – March 28th, 1998, he sold 56,523 tickets at Winston Salem’s Joel Memorial Coliseum. For his upcoming engagement at the Greensboro Coliseum he has surpassed that and …
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New Pentatonix Holiday Album “That’s Christmas To me” Out Now

Fresh off their performance on Conan last night, Pentatonix releases their new holiday album, That’s Christmas To Me today via RCA Records. The 10 track album plus a bonus track features the title track, a Pentatonix original, as well as …
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Welsh Pop Punks STRAIGHT JACKET LEGENDS’ ‘Lemon Party’ EP Out Nov 11

With a fusion of catchy power punk songs, orchestral power riffs and dangerously slick harmonies it’s no wonder Alex Barker of Kerrang! called Welsh pop punks Straight Jacket Legends a “Pop Punk Classic.” What started as a bedroom project in …
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TomorrowWorld 2014 Triumphantly Returns & Announces 2015 Festival Dates

TomorrowWorld, one of the most magical festivals in the world, returned this past September for its second edition nestled on the beautiful grounds of Chattahoochee Hills, Georgia. 160,000 happy souls came together on the festival’s mythical grounds filled with lush …
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Ghost Cub – Depths EP

People are quick to dismiss guitars an electroacoustic relic of the past – take a listen to the conversations between people loitering outside a gig for a poppy guitar band. “Guitar music has totally been pushed into the underground” they’ll say despondently. “Festival lineups are just laptop artists now – it’s so boring to watch unless you’re fucked up” they’ll remark. “Fuck Ableton” they’ll…
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The Honey Trees – Bright Fire

The Honey Trees are Jacob Wick and Becky Filip – a brilliant boyfriend + girlfriend Dream-Pop duo who at first glance, look like Taylor Lautner with better hair, and Florence Welch‘s prim younger sister. Like they are seriously beautiful… What? You aren’t going to just listen to them because they look like models and I should actually write a proper album review which discusses the quality of their music? Fine.
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How To Develop Healthy Touring Habits

How does health of any sort have anything to do with the business of rock and roll? I will admit that health ranks much higher in importance in my 50’s than it did in my 20’s. When you get to this point in life and consider that this is all you know how to do, being healthy enough to do it becomes paramount. And, you think about some of the lifestyle choices you have made decades…
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Seinabo Sey Releases EP & Lands in the U.S.

Swedish pop / soul artist Seinabo Sey, who Pigeons and Planes called “the modern day Adele of the North,” announced her first ever United States performances. Her debut U.S. performance will be at New York City’s CMJ Music Marathon on …
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Sunny Sweeney Tops The Texas Music Chart

For the first time in over ten years, there is a female taking the top spot of the Texas Music Chart thanks to Sunny Sweeney’s edgy single “Bad Girl Phase.” Co-written by 2014 CMA songwriter nominee Brandy Clark, the fierce …
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MISS MAY I Announces Early 2015 US Tour with AUGUST BURNS RED, NORTHLANE & ERRA

MISS MAY I is pleased to announce their upcoming direct support run with headliners August Burns Red and supporting bands Northlane and ERRA on the Rockstar Energy Drink “Frozen Flame Tour”. The tour kicks off on January 22nd in Baltimore, MD …
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Revolver Mag Premiere PSYCHOSTICK’s ‘President Rhino’

They’re back!!!!! Chicago, IL based comedy rock kings PSYCHOSTICK are excited to share with Revolver Magazine and fans their latest offering nine months after a successful crowd-funding campaign to build a studio with a promise of new material. Now that …
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Umphrey’s McGee Celebrate 2000th Show & Pioneer Streaming Service

Last June, the genre-defying progressive sextet Umphrey’s McGee released their eighth studio album Similar Skin via their own independent label, Nothing Too Fancy Music. Similar Skin is the band’s most cohesive album to date and was very well received by …
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Performers and Presenters Announced for 2014 Soul Train Awards

CENTRIC today announced a lineup of hit-making performers and presenters for SOUL TRAIN AWARDS 2014. Leading the charge for his first SOUL TRAIN AWARDS performance is the multi-talented GRAMMY Award winner, Chris Brown, who leads the show with seven nominations. …
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Larry Stephenson Band Celebrates 25th Anniversary with New Album “Pull Your Savior In”

The Larry Stephenson Band is proud to announce today’s new release of PULL YOUR SAVIOR IN on Whysper Dream Music. The album is available for digital sale at iTunes, Amazon,and CD Baby. Physical copies include a special Bonus Track and …
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the Company Men Release Debut Video from #throwbackPOP Album “I’m Taking You Home”

the COMPANY MEN, America’s favorite mash-up group featuring four “gentlemen” who perform timeless hits from the last six decades, “mashed” with current hits of today, just released their debut music video of “I’m Taking You Home” from their new album …
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Chris Young Announces 2015 A.M. World Tour Dates

RCA Records Nashville artist Chris Young is prepping his passport as he makes plans for his first shows in Germany while making his second visit to Australia and third trip to London and the UK to bring his 2015 A.M. …
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Christian Lopez Band Premieres Video for “Will I See You Again” on CMT

Americana-rock group Christian Lopez Band is world premiering their video for “Will I See You Again” exclusively on CMT platforms.  Starting on Tuesday, October 21st, fans can view the video on air on CMT Pure, as well as on CMT.com …
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OBB’s ‘Bright Side’ Featured in Dude Perfect’s ‘Dallas Stars Edition’

“Bright Side,” the title-cut from Dove Award-nominated Curb recording artist OBB’s full-length debut, is featured in “Dallas Stars Edition,” the newly-released video from Dude Perfect, one of YouTube’s largest sports channels. With more than 1.3 million views in just over a …
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Jake Owen Brings The Beach to Over 15k Fans with Sold-Out Headlining Shows

Platinum-selling vocalist Jake Owen warmed up well over 15K fans by bringing the beach, palm trees and sunshine to back-to-back sold-out shows on his nationwide DAYS OF GOLD headline tour this weekend in Mankato, MN (10/17) and Lincoln, NE (10/18). …
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Laura Hackett Park’s Acclaimed Studio Album “Love Will Have Its Day” Releases Today

October 2014 is proving to be a significant month for Dove-nominated singer/songwriter and accomplished worship leader Laura Hackett Park. Not only is her new, 5-star-acclaimed album, Love Will Have Its Day, releasing today from Forerunner Music, the official record label …
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