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Additional Dates Added To Third Annual 90′s Nostalgia Summerland Tour

It was announced earlier this year that the 90’s alternative band, Everclear, will return for the third-annual ‘Summerland Tour’ along with Soul Asylum, Eve 6 and Spacehog.  The Summerland Tour is set to perform in nearly 40 cities around the …
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Careful Streams Full ‘The World Doesn’t End’ LP On IMPOS

“The World Doesn’t End” is the fourth full-length release by Careful, the meticulously crafted solo project of producer and multi-instrumentalist Eric Lindley. A transplant from a community of artists, electronics hackers and experimental writers in Los Angeles, Lindley recorded the …
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Knuckle Puck Announce First-Ever Pressing of The Weight That You Buried EP on Vinyl Out 4/23

Bad Timing Records has announced the first ever pressing of Knuckle Puck’s ‘The Weight That You Buried’ EP on vinyl. The deluxe version of the EP (four original songs, two acoustic versions) will be pressed on the a-side of a 12” …
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Francesca Battistelli’s Third Studio Album If We’re Honest Available Everywhere Today

GRAMMY®-nominated artist and Christian Music’s best-selling new artist in 10 years, Francesca Battistelli releases her third studio album, If We’re Honest, everywhere today. Her two previous albums, debut release My Paper Heart and sophomore effort Hundred More Years, hit No. …
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Joseph LeMay Set To Release “Seventeen Acres” on May 20th

Before patching up the old trailer in West Tennessee, grass grew through cracks on the floor and copperheads mingled between decades of stacked boxes on a grandfather’s hand-me-down farm. It was in this abandoned singlewide that Americana artist Joseph LeMay …
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Listen To A New Expire Track on Revolvemag.com

Listen to the first new track to be unveiled from Expire’s forthcoming album with the same title, “Pretty Low”, now via Revolvermag.com.  Pretty Low will be released June 17th from Bridge Nine Records and features eleven tracks of honest and …
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California Breed Premiere “Making Of The Album” Series on GuitarWorld.com

CALIFORNIA BREED, the powerful new rock trio featuring legendary vocalist-bassist GLENN HUGHES, drummer extraordinaire JASON BONHAM and 23-year-old newcomer guitarist-singer-songwriter ANDREW WATT, have premiered the first in a series of “making of” clips from the recording of their self-titled debut …
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Saliva Teams with Pandora to Stream ‘Rise Up’

Multi-platinum, Grammy-nominated hard rockers SALIVA are pleased to reveal their entire new album, Rise Up, exclusively via stream with Pandora today! Find it in the Pandora app via the “Pandora Premieres” station. If you’re in the mood for just a …
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Haley & Michaels Release Debut Single “Just Another Love Song” Exclusively on SiriusXM’s The Highway

Fresh to the country music scene, new country duo Haley & Michaels, made up of Shannon Haley and Ryan Michaels, are set to debut their single, “Just Another Love Song,” exclusively on SiriusXM’s “The Highway,” today (4/22). The single, featuring …
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Ex-Cult Stream “Midnight Passenger” LP On Pitchfork Advance

Ex-Cult’s Midnight Passenger is the result of a never ending obsession with the open road. It’s the sound of five people spending the last year in countless dive bars, disgusting motel rooms and on dozens of dirty floors.  Since recording …
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G. Love & Special Sauce’s Sugar Available Today

G. Love & Special Sauce are pleased to announce the release of their new album, Sugar, available everywhere today via Brushfire Records. Celebrating the 20th anniversary of their first album, G. Love & Special Sauce, the original lineup launched a …
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Drumstrong Announces Final Performance Schedule For Festival

DRUMSTRONG Rhythm & Arts festival, an annual 3-day event in the rolling pastures of Misty Meadows Farm in Weddington, N.C., announced its final performance schedule and several local partnerships today. To help raise awareness of the festival and funds for …
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Thompson Square Debuts “Testing The Water”

This week, multi-platinum selling duo Thompson Square released its new single “Testing the Water” to U.S. Country Radio.  The fun-filled, frolicking splasher embodies the carefree sound and spirit of summer in the “holler,” including a memorable, double-entendre hook soon to …
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The Bowling Family Scores Big At AGM Awards

Multi-award winning Gospel group, The Bowling Family, scored two big awards at the prestigious Absolutely Gospel Music Awards last Tuesday evening at the River of Life Church in Smyrna, TN. Produced by Mike Bowling and Troy Peach, their great album …
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Country On The River Names Operation Troop Aid as Official Charity

Country On The River, a multi-day music festival taking place in Iowa on June 20 – 21 and Wisconsin on August 7 – 9, has named Operation Troop Aid as the official charity. The Iowa festival will feature performances by …
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Kiesza Claims Huge #1 with Fastest Selling Single of 2014

Kiesza claims her first UK Number 1 single ever and it’s a big one, leading the charts by nearly double. “Hideaway” (Lokal Legend/Island Records/4th and B’way) showed early signs of success, quickly becoming a darling of the critics while clearly …
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ABC’s “Nashville” Chris Carmack to Join St. Jude Country Music Marathon Race Concert on April 26

Chris Carmack, who plays Will Livingston on ABC’s hit television show “Nashville”, will join the line up at the 15th annual St. Jude Country Music Marathon & ½ Marathon Presented by Nissan Post Race Concert on Saturday, April 26, 2014 …
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Headliners Announced For 13th Annual Austin City Limits Music Festival

Austin City Limits Music Festival is back for its 13th year in Zilker Park with one of the most energetic lineups to date, including headliner Eminem in his only performance in the Southwest in 2014. Also topping the bill are …
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Jack White’s Blues

Guitarist and all-around musician / producer / songwriter Jack White is responsible for shining a light on old delta blues masters that had long been forgotten by the general public. His band The White Stripes covered songs by the likes of Robert Johnson, Son House, and Blind Willie McTell, as well as Captain Beefheart who represent the second generation of experimental blues acts. What’s so great about White’s cover songs is that they don’t …
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Playing an Open Mic

You want to be a performer. Your friends and family have told you that you have talent. Maybe even someone who is already out there playing their music has encouraged you to pursue this. You’ve been practicing your singing, polishing up your original songs, or carefully choosing the best tunes to cover. You’ve been diligently honing your skills as an instrumentalist. You’ve even been rehearsing in front of a mirror. But where do you start? Where are you going to play when you…
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