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Cole Swindell Celebrates Second Consecutive No. 1 Single With “Hope You Get Lonely Tonight”

Solidifying himself as country music’s breakout artist of 2014, Cole Swindell, is celebrating  his second consecutive No. 1 single off his self-titled debut album with “Hope You Get Lonely Tonight,” which topped the Billboard Country and Mediabase Charts this week. Nominated …
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Devon Allman – Ragged & Dirty CD out on October 14th

Ruf Recording artist, Devon Allman, gets ready to wow fans and critics with his latest solo effort, Ragged & Dirty, which is set for release on October 14th on the award winning label. Produced by Tom Hambridge, a Grammy winner, at Joyride Studios …
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High-Octane Texas Singer-Songwriter Series Troubadour, TX Returns with All New Episodes

Texas singer-songwriter television series Troubadour, TX continued its celebrated run in brand new episodes of musical excellence. The Emmy nominated series premiered its first new episode September 27, 2014 across 14 million television homes across mid-America. During the first three years, Troubadour, TX has …
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Johnny Marr Streams New Album on Spotify

Beginning today, legendary guitarist Johnny Marr (formerly of The Smiths) has given fans a first listen of ‘Playland’ in its entirety, exclusively on Spotify. Fans can enjoy all 11 tracks, including the album’s lead single “Easy Money,” which Rolling Stone describes as having “…throbbing bass, funky guitar and a …
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Ray Stevens to Co-host Inspirational Country Music Awards

Comedy and country music icon Ray Stevens is set to co-host the 2014 Inspirational Country Music Awards™, to be held on Thursday, November 13 at 7:00 P.M. at Cornerstone Nashville (726 W Old Hickory Blvd) in Nashville, Tennessee.  GRAMMY® Award-winning Stevens and his co-host, Inside Edition’s Megan Alexander, will take the reins of the show which honors and …
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Kenny Rogers Continues Holiday Tradition With 2014 Christmas and Hits Through The Years Tour

GRAMMY Award-winning Country Music Hall of Fame member Kenny Rogers will be performing holiday favorites and his classic hits across the U.S. and Canada when his 33rd Christmas tour – Christmas & Hits Through The Years with Special Guest Linda Davis – launches this …
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Gerard Way’s Debut Solo Album ‘Hesitant Alien’ Out Today On Warner Bros. Records

Hesitant Alien, the debut solo album from former My Chemical Romance frontman Gerard Way, is out today on Warner Bros. Records. Way will make two in-store appearances to celebrate the release of Hesitant Alien. He will be signing copies of the album …
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Andrea Bocelli To Release Two Recordings This Fall – December Tour Dates

On October 21, Andrea Bocelli simultaneously releases two new packages representing the varied and impressive musical gifts of one of the world’s most celebrated tenors. Reflecting his very first love, Opera – The Ultimate Collection is the definitive collection of Bocelli’s own beloved …
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Pierce The Veil/Sleeping with Sirens Announce More US Tour Dates

With more than half of “The World Tour’s” Leg One already sold out, Sleeping with Sirens and Pierce The Veil announce Leg Two of their five-month, multi-leg, co-headline global trek, and Rockstar Energy Drink is on board to present all …
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RED Launches Ten Bands One Cause, Pink Vinyl Pressed For Breast Cancer Awareness Month

RED Distribution launches Ten Bands One Cause, a new retail initiative in support of National Breast Cancer Awareness Month this October. Ten bands have joined forces to reissue ten titles today, September 30 on pink vinyl for the cause which is sponsoring Gilda’s Club NYC. Limited …
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The Village Voice Premieres New VOMIT FIST Music Video for “Under The Rind”

VOMIT FIST’s recently released debut digital EP, Forgive But Avenge, will be made available in hard copy CD format via independent release on October 28, 2014. Today, The Village Voice has the exclusive premiere of the New York City-native band’s brand new, …
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Grizfolk Joins Bastille On First Leg Of North American Tour

Grizfolk has been handpicked by alternative rock chart-toppers Bastille to open on the October dates of its fall North American tour. The run kicks off on October 7 at Liacouras Center in Philadelphia, PA and includes a two-night stand at New York City’s Radio City …
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Three Days Grace Releases Brand New Single “I Am Machine” Today

Canadian rockers Three Days Grace releases today their brand new single entitled” I Am Machine,” their follow up to “Painkiller,” the band’s record-holding 12th  #1 single at Active Rock Radio. Comments Neil Sanderson about their new single: “Sonically, we wanted to create a …
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The Voyeurs Share New Single ‘Stunner’

The Voyeurs (formerly Charlie Boyer & The Voyeurs) have announced details of a new single. Stunners will be released on Monday November 3rd 2014 on Heavenly Recordings. Featuring the B-side Orgy # 2, the single was produced by Oli Bayston (Boxed …
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Neal McCoy and Cracker Barrel Announce Exclusive PRIDE: A TRIBUTE TO CHARLEY PRIDE: DELUXE EDITION CD, Available Nov. 3

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Jared Blake Releases His Debut “Til Morning Light” EP Today, Tuesday, September 30

Following in his mentor Blake Shelton’s footsteps, former NBC’s “The Voice” Season one contestant Jared Blake announces today, September 30,the release of his debut EP “Til Morning Light”, in conjunction with Blake Shelton’s “Bringing Back the Sunshine” album release. An original member of Team Blake, Jared Blake …
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Rick Parma – Piece of Heaven

Musical energy and the exchange between audience and a song or band can be such a crucial lifeblood for a composer gathered in the name of fulfilling exhilarating music for music fans. Some of this applies to melodic Jazz absence of vocals. Some of it a combination of the two. Los Angeles based Sax player Rick Parma seems to have a firm hold on making a connection with listeners…
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Stephon Alexander and Rioux – Here Comes Now

If a mad scientist who had a solid taste in music decided to mix a Trinidadian-American astrophysicist, an electronic producer and a splash of saxophone together to create the ultimate electro-funk album it would be Here Comes Now. This little release is ten songs of organised chaos as each track surpasses the typical electronic sound and hits a level of psychedelic jungle grooves. If that description means…
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How One Indie Artist is Paying Her Rent with YouTube Money

Shannon Hurley thought she might make a little money when she opted in for CD Baby’s free Sync program a while back – she’s active on YouTube and has built an engaged fanbase through her years of writing and performing. But when the payments started showing up in her account, she was taken aback by the amounts she was earning, all from simply clicking a button to opt in. “It was like…
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Mike Campese New CD ‘Chameleon’ Out Now

The long awaited eighth studio release from Mike Campese is finally here! CHAMELEON embodies the entire essence and culmination of Mike’s years of experience as a composer, guitarist, songwriter, and of course includes plenty of serious guitar shredding. Mike Campese is …
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