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Peer-to-Peer Price Discovery Marketplace Contender.Com Comes Out Swinging

Contender.com, the first peer-to-peer secondary ticketing website that’s free, fair and flexible has officially launched today. Founded by industry veterans Wes Brodsky and Ken Blaustein in 2012, Contender.com is an online marketplace where buyers and sellers safely negotiate using their …
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Craig Morgan Is Off To The Races For 2014 Fan Club Party

Craig Morgan is off to the races for his 2014 official fan club party! The “Wake Up Lovin’ You” singer will showcase his sporty side as he challenges fans to a go-kart race at Music City Indoor Karting & Entertainment …
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Royal Canoe Premieres “Button Fumbla” (Live Video) On PopMatters

Royal Canoe has premiered a brand new video for “Button Fumbla” on PopMatters. The video, directed by Mike Maryniuk, was shot live at Private Ear Recording Studios in Winnipeg. The Canadian six-piece are currently on the road for a Spring tour through US & …
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War Games Announce EP Release Date, New Video and Free Single

Progressive indie rockers, WAR GAMES have announced the release date of their second EP, The Acoustic Sessions, via digital retailers on July 2. In anticipation, they have released their second single “Mountains (Acoustic)” for FREE download exclusively on their Warped …
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Stellar Lineup Announced To Help East Nashville Radio “Keep the Music Playing”

East Nashville Radio will host their second Happy Hour Spectacular Benefit Tuesday, May 6, from 5:00-8:00 p.m. at The 5 Spot . The event will feature David Olney, Tommy Womack, Chelle Rose, Wild Ponies and Mark Robinson. A $10 cover charge will …
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Ed Roman Launches New Website Design On Eve Of Radio Promotion Campaign

MTS Management Group and Ed Roman are happy to announce the launch of the singer/songwriter/multi-instrumentalist’s new website design. The design was created by Collin Stover, formerly of PeachCrate Design, who also developed the MTS Management Group website.  The new Ed …
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Eyedress – Hearing Colours

Eyedress is a psychedelic electronic project straight outta Manila – the solo laptop project of 23 year old Filipino producer, Idris Vicuña. Thoroughly modern and contemporary, the artist tackles that indescribably frightening part of your acid trip about 3-5 hours in, where the walls are still moving, your lips still feel weird, and you’re not sure whether you’re coming back. The latest release from Eyedress is a collaborative mixtape, primarily with vocalist Skint Eastwood, who provides…
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10 Great Grunge Bands

Grunge bloomed from the mid-to-late ‘80s Seattle music scene with fuzzy, distorted electric guitars, angst-y vocals and a general rebellion against the establishment. After the mainstream breakthrough of Nirvana’s Nevermind album in 1991, the genre became the most popular style of rock music in the ‘90s. Grunge is still in the spotlight today, with many of those classic lineups touring and releasing new music. Songs such as “Black Hole Sun,” “Smells Like Teen Spirit” and…
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Big Al and the Heavyweights – Sunshine On Me

“We recognize and encourage music as a vital part of education in our schools. We pray for UNIVERSAL PEACE,” is the sliver of liner notes that caught my attention on “Sunshine On Me,” the latest CD by Big Al and The Heavyweights, released on the Blusiana Music label. And that’s not all that got me sitting up in my chair while listening to the longtime New Orleans-based blues band’s sixth album of original music. Recorded in Slidell, Louisiana and produced by Anders Osborne…
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Kinky Love Premieres “Heaven” (Live) Video On PureVolume

Hot and heavy are two of the first words that come to mind when describing Kinky Love’s debut EP Promise—and that’s exactly how this Chicago synth pop duo likes it. While a rare Nancy Sinatra song first inspired the band’s …
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Country Rapper Big Smo Releases Official Music Video For Workin’

The country rapper known by his fans as Hick Ross and self-proclaimed Boss of the Stix, Big Smo, revealed the official music video for “Workin’,” the debut track and album opener off his upcoming release, Kuntry Livin’, due out June 3rd on Warner Bros./Elektra Records. Currently featured …
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White Sea (Morgan Kibby of M83) to Release Debut Studio Album ‘In Cold Blood’ on May 20th

White Sea, the moniker of Los Angeles based recording artist and producer Morgan Kibby, will release her highly anticipated debut studio album In Cold Blood on May 20th via Crush Music/SONGS. Beginning today, fans that pre-order the album will receive …
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Jack Johnson Releases Live EP “From Here To Now To You”

In celebration of Earth Day, Jack Johnson has announced the release of From Here To Now To You Live EP out on his own Brushfire Records. The six song EP was recorded live in the fall of 2013 during Johnson’s From Here …
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Top Celebrities and Media Embrace New Artist Stephen B. Steward

Sharing billing with Grammy®-nominated gospel legends Jonathan Butler and Andrae Crouch at the “One Night Only” concert special live from Pasadena, award-winning new artist Stephen B. Steward wowed the audience with live renditions of numbers found aboard his forthcoming debut …
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The Freemans Are Big Hit At The AGM Awards

One of Nashville’s most popular Gospel Music families, the Freemans made quite an impact performing their award winning song “Voice In The Desert” at the prestigious Absolutely Gospel Music Awards on Tuesday April 15th. The crowd was up and on …
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Wovenhand’s Refractory Obdurate Streaming Now vie Pitchfork Advance

Check out Wovenhand’s forthcoming full-length Refractory Obdurate streaming in its entirety now on Pitchfork Advance. The album is scheduled for an April 29th release via a partnership between Deathwish Inc. and Glitterhouse Records. Wovenhand is a band led by dedicated …
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Three Days Grace Announces More Spring Tour Dates

Canadian rockers Three Days Grace has announced a handful of more spring tour dates. The band has also recently released a new song entitled “Painkiller” which is available for sale now at all digital providers and currently Top 10 on …
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Lindsay Ell Makes Grand Ole Opry Debut

Rising star Lindsay Ell realized a life-long dream recently when she stepped into Country music’s hallowed circle, marking the 25-year-old Calgary native’s Grand Ole Opry debut. The Stoney Creek Records artist performed her critically-lauded debut single “Trippin’ On Us” in …
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Cheerleader Premiere ‘Perfect Vision’ On Neon Gold

Following their acclaimed demo EP and performances at South By Southwest, Cheerleader is proud to announce the release of ‘Perfect Vision.’ The first official single from the Philadelphia-based quintet represents a bold step forward for the band in more ways …
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Survival Knife’s Debut Album Loose Power Is Now Streaming In Its Entirety At Pitchfork Advanc

When Unwound broke up in 2002, the pioneering post-rock band left a hole in the musical firmament that dozens of acts have been trying and failing to patch up in the years since. Try as they might, they could never …
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