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Interview with Northeast Party House

The footy obsessive behind Northeast Party Houses’ exploratory guitar riffs Mitch Ansell sat down to discuss triple J’s Hottest 100, that T-Swift situation, getting his chap out, sex at a gig, and AFL. First of all congratulations on placing 195th in Triple J’s Hottest 100… that’s a pretty snazzy little achievement! Is the countdown something you guys value?
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Mike Peters In Concert at The Coach House – San Juan Capistrano, CA

Mike Peters celebrated his legacy at The Coach House in San Juan Capistrano, CA on March 26, 2015, in a two-hour concert that defied the solo, acoustic setting with performances of Alarm anthems that yielded a number of sing- and shout-along moments, clapping accompaniment and cheers all the way around.
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Eagerly-Awaited Returns Highlight Crop of New Releases

Stellar returns from Toto and Ringo Starr, a breathtaking debut from Striking Matches and outstanding reissue from Game Theory have all been released in March 2015. Artist: Toto. Title: Toto XIV (Frontiers Records). You might like if you enjoy: Asia, Toto’s classic ’70s and ’80s albums, Steve Lukather. Tell me more: With the possible exception…
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Surf City – Jekyll Island

You can tell just from looking at the album cover* of Jekyll Island that there is going to be an abundance of psychedelic elements to this record. A fine display of a ten year old mastering colouring in within the lines, the vivd imagery evokes a sense of a higher existence. Set to release their fourth album Jekyll Island on March 20, New Zealand’s Surf City…
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Jorma Kaukonen – Ain’t In No Hurry

A new release from Jorma is always welcome and eagerly anticipated by his legion of fans worldwide. ‘Ain’t In No Hurry’ is a typically laid-back bit of work with Kaukonen’s trademark, spicy guitar-work and gripping gritty vocals both working full tilt. As usual these days, he’s joined by his old buddy from Jefferson Airplane rock-star days, and Hot Tuna Bassman the…
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Jane Lynch and Her “See Jane Sing” Tour in Atlanta

Although I hate to acknowledge it publicly, I’m a “Gleek.” In case you don’t know what that means, I’m admitting to having watched Glee on television. One of my favorite characters on the show was Coach Sue Sylvester, portrayed by veteran actor, comedian and stage performer, Jane Lynch. So, I was excited to be attending her “See Jane Sing” tour as it made a stop…
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Kenny Chesney’s BIG REVIVAL Hit Nashville Hard

Kenny Chesney – clad in a dark sleeveless Grace Potter and the Nocturnals t-shirt – hit Nashville like a house a-fire. From the opening of the New Orleans funeral drum corps/street preacher noir film until the last ringing note of …
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Squirtgun Records Returns with “Return Of Our Stupid Noise”

In celebration of their 20th anniversary, Squirtgun Records (distributed by eOne Music Canada) presents Return Of Our Stupid Noise, a raucous roll-call of Squirtgun co-conspirators both new and old. Out May 5th,  the record is the result is a righteous …
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Casket Of Cassandra Announces New Management and “The War For Day Four Tour Part 2” May Tour

With influences ranging from Korn and Slipknot to Trivium and Megadeth along with Suicide Silence and Children Of Bodom, it is no surprise to see why the Casket Of Cassandra’s blend of metalcore, thrash metal, and female vocals has garnered …
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Mae Launch Free The Everglow 10th Anniversary Tour Sampler Via Noisetrade

To celebrate the 10 year anniversary of its seminal album, The Everglow, Mae is hitting the road this spring with two amazing bands: All Get Out and Mike Mains & the Branches. Download Noisetrade’s The Everglow 10th Anniversary Tour Sampler, …
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Teen Icon Zendaya Tapped as Host of 2015 Radio Disney Music Awards

Multi-talented actress and recording artist Zendaya will serve as host of the 2015 Radio Disney Music Awards (RDMA), music’s biggest event for families, taking place SATURDAY, APRIL 25 at Nokia Theatre L.A. LIVE in Los Angeles, it was announced today …
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Dreaming Big With a Day Job

We have all either met them or read about them. Those extraordinary human beings of mastery who apparently do not need sleep and can make 24 hours look like a week. One of my favorite historical figures who has always made me feel like a complete slacker was Ben Franklin. To name a few of his roles and goals: statesman, writer, inventor…
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Prurient Premieres New Song “Dragonflies to Sew You Up” on Rollingstone.com

Listen to “Dragonflies to Sew You Up”, the first song to surface from Prurient’s double album Frozen Niagara Falls, now on Rollingstone.com. This 16-song album is Prurient’s first full-length since 2011’s game changer Bermuda Drain and sees figurehead Dominick Fernow …
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Outfit Premiere “New Air” Video on Dazed

Having recently announced that their new album Slowness will be released 16th June on Memphis Industries, today Outfit have shared another brand new song and video in the shape of ‘New Air’ courtesy of Dazed. “It was one of the …
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JMSN Premieres “Price” Video On Dazed & Confused

Born in Detroit, and currently residing in Los Angeles, JMSN (born Christian Berishaj), is an American singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, producer, engineer, mixer, and videographer. The R&B crooner, who released his debut album †Priscilla† in January 2012, also operates his indie label, …
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Hard Working Americans to play Saturday NedFest

We’ve got quite the supergroup in store for you Saturday night at NedFest: Dave Schools, Neal Casal, Todd Snyder, Chad Staehly, Duane Trucks (yes, another one of those Truckses), and Jesse Aycock will knock your socks off with high-energy working …
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Caleb Quayle Launches Campaign to Help Complete Documentary ‘A Voice Louder Than Rock’

GloRoc Productions is launching a dynamic crowd-funding campaign to raise funds for the completion of “A Voice Louder Than Rock,” a documentary based on “A Voice Louder Than Rock & Roll,” the popular 2006 autobiography by Caleb Quaye (www.newworldmusic.org), the …
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Scott Weiland’s New Band To Play Swamp Fox Biker Bash

Timed to coincide with Myrtle Beach Bike Week from May 8-17th, the first annual Swamp Fox Biker Bash is attracting big names that will surely inspire bikers to make the ride-it’s just 45 minutes from Myrtle Beach on Highway 501. …
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Jesse Lafser to Release ‘Raised on the Plains’ April 28

Singer-songwriter Jesse Lafser will release her much-anticipated sophomore album, Raised on the Plains, on April 28th. The album, which was heavily inspired by Lafser’s road travels in the Southwest, ebbs and flows with confident guitar tones punctuated by poignant lyrics- …
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Fort Lean’s “Cut To The Chase” Single Reaches Top 10 On Specialty Radio

After wowing audiences at five sold out SXSW shows, Fort Lean come back victorious with their single “Cut To The Chase” breaking the top 10 chart on Specialty Radio. Its currently #6! Take a listen to the title track of …
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