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New Toby Keith Video For “Drunk Americans”: A Social-Commentary Song About Diversity As Well As Drinking Out Now

The countdown began Saturday (Nov. 22) with the release of a teaser video and notifications across social networks including Twitter, Facebook and Instagram. Today, Toby Keith’s “Drunk Americans” video premiered prominently across Vevo, with its CMT premiere set for Thursday …
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Rich Robinson Set To Release ‘Dirigible Utopia’ EP On December 9th

Renowned guitarist, songwriter, and co-founder of seminal rock act The Black Crowes, Rich Robinson, is excited to announce the upcoming digital release of his EP Dirigible Utopia. The EP, originally part of an exclusive bundle package for his latest studio …
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Upon A Burning Body Announces January 2015 Co-Headline Tour with Veil of Maya

Adding to an already packed winter touring season, UPON A BURNING BODY is pleased to announce their upcoming co-headline tour with labelmates Veil of Maya! Presented by REVOLVER Magazine and appropriately dubbed the “Slow Your Troll and Know Your Role” …
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“Nashville Unleashed” Episode Nine ft. Karen Staley, Jeff Batson and Eric Haines

Nashville Unleashed, the Music City original television show sharing the intimate stories of and performances by the people who write the songs, aired the latest all-new episode of its inaugural television season Monday night. Featuring songwriters Karen Staley, Jeff Batson, and …
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Big & Rich To Perform at Autozone Liberty Bowl Halftime

Big & Rich, ESPN College GameDay stars and one of the most successful duos in the history of country music, has been selected as the recipient of the 2014 AutoZone Liberty Bowl’s Outstanding Achievement Award. Each year, this award is …
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Liverpool’s Filter Distortion to Release Debut Album ‘Transition’

Filter Distortion, a four piece electro band from Liverpool, have finally emerged from a self-imposed year of confinement in a windowless room.  The band set about producing their finest work yet, and have certainly achieved their aim with debut album …
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Attaque Premieres “Only You” Video on Noisey

What do you do when it looks like you’re finally realizing your life’s dream of making it in techno; when you’re at long last turning up on the playlists of the scene’s biggest DJs and being whisked to all corners of …
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How to Not Waste Your Time at an Open Mic

Open Mics can really suck! As a new transplant to Philadelphia I’ve been hitting up alot of them – trying to learn the music scene, meet other people, and begin to get my foot in the door. Some Open Mics have been 3 hours of wasted life – listening to music I don’t like by people I don’t know in divey bars I’d rather not be in. But on the…
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Augie March – Havens Dumb

“If love is a bolt from the blue then what is a bolt but a glorified screw that doesn’t hold nothing together?” There are two trends that I do my best to avoid when writing about music. The first is beginning an article with a “When I first heard” anecdote; the second is the use of superlatives. Allow me to diverge from both when I say: Augie March’s One…
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James Carothers – Bringing Country Back

James Carothers takes a swig of his Yazoo pale ale, looks out the hotel room window, and sighs. He’d like to chill for a while but he’s got another interview to do. This one. Carothers is in Nashville on a two-day whirlwind promotional trip, some 1,200 miles from his Los Alamos, New Mexico home, for meetings and interviews surrounding the success of his Nashville…
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A Study in Record Production: Miranda Lambert and Beck

As you prepare to self produce your next recording, take time to study record production that inspires you. We look at tracks by Miranda Lambert and Beck. The role of a record producer is critical to any successful recording project, regardless of budget or intended outcome. In a nutshell, the producer is tasked with helping the artist realize…
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Andy Wood to Perform at the Salvation Army NFL Pre-Game Show on Thanksgiving Day

Fusion guitar genius ANDY WOOD is very pleased to announce that he’ll be performing with rising country star Billy Dawson this Thursday, November 27th as part a 45-minute set in West Plaza’s Miller Lite Stage at the Dallas Cowboys Stadium. …
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The Dandy Warhols Announce Spring European Tour Dates

Seminal rock outfit The Dandy Warhols are excited to announce a new string of European tour dates set to launch in the Spring of 2015. The tour starts off in Paris on March 14th and runs through April 4th, wrapping …
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Committed Highly Anticipated New Christmas EP ‘Home for Christmas’ Available Now

On the heels of their triumphant win of season two of the hit NBC a cappella competition series The Sing-Off, NAACP Image Award Nominated 5 member group Committed releases their Christmas EP HOME FOR CHRISTMAS (https://itun.es/us/qMc93) today on iTunes via …
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Sara Evans Releases Brand New Music Video For “Put My Heart Down”

Multi platinum-selling recording artist Sara Evans, one of the most compelling and authentic vocalists in Country music, releases a brand new music video for her single, “Put My Heart Down” today and fans can see the debut on RollingStone.com and …
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The Jayhawks Ring In New Year With West Coast Tour

They say that there is no going back. They say that you can’t go home again. But the Jayhawks are sure as hell going to try. The Americana pioneers will take to the road just after the holidays on a …
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Dylan Rouda Returns to His Roots to Share Maria’s Message

On Tuesday, December 9, 2014, Indie Pop/Rock Recording Artist, Dylan Rouda, will return to his hometown of Columbus, Ohio to perform a solo amped set for his former classmates, friends and fans at Woodlands Tavern. This long awaited performance is …
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Andrae Crouch Tribute Tour “Let The Church Say Amen” Kicks Off December 6

GRAMMY® Award winning Gospel music legend, Andraé Crouch, will be honored with the “Let the Church Say Amen” Celebration Tour, kicking off nationwide on December 6 this holiday season, and hitting 10 major markets for its initial run. The tour will …
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REMTV Out Now

R.E.M. and MTV came of age together. From the start, their fates were intertwined, with the band releasing its first single in July 1981, just weeks before the network premiered its first music video. From that point on, MTV documented …
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Kenny Chesney to Receive Groundbreaking Award at the First Ever American Country Countdown Awards

Country superstar Kenny Chesney will receive the AMERICAN COUNTRY COUNTDOWN AWARDS’ Groundbreaker Award.  The award is given to an artist who has consistently pushed the boundaries of what is possible within the definitions of today’s country music. It recognizes trailblazing …
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