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Mere Women – ‘Our Street” & “Heave Ho”

Mere Women have been creeping around, playing Sydney warehouses, pubs and record stores since they formed in 2011. In 2012 the band forged their first record ‘Old Life’. Since then, the female-male-female trios’ abrasive pop sensibilities have allowed them to …
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Step-Panther Premiere “Candy In The Sky” On Brooklyn Vegan

Out of the mouths of babes … as the age-old proverb goes. Or in this case, out of the mouth of a boy reviewing a rural NSW art show. For that’s where Step-Panther frontman Steve Bourke was struck by the …
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Chris Young Headlines Sold-Out Show In Ft. Worth, Texas

Chris Young proved the age-old adage that everything is bigger in Texas when he headlined a sold-out show at Billy Bob’s Ft. Worth over the weekend to a capacity crowd of nearly 6,000 fans. The date marks his second sold …
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Montana’s STEPHANIE QUAYLE Hosts 2nd Homecoming Concert to Benefit Gallatin Valley Food Bank

Rising star singer/songwriter and Rebel Engine recording artist Stephanie Quayle is coming back home to host the 2nd Annual Stephanie Quayle Homecoming Concert that will again raise money and food donations for the Gallatin Valley Food Bank on Saturday, Oct …
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THE AMSTERDAM RED LIGHT DISTRICT Releases New Music Video for “Gone For A While”

Lyon, France’s THE AMSTERDAM RED LIGHT DISTRICT (aka TARLD) will release their their brand new record, Gone For A While, on November 26th via Red-Light Records. TARLD’s sound has been nurtured from the roots of bands that the band have …
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NU-BLU Goes ALL THE WAY To New York To Promote New Album

 Nu-Blu is set to take their contemporary style of bluegrass with an influential sound of country to New York City in an effort to promote their new album, All the Way, which becomes available tomorrow, September 16 on Rural Rhythm Records. Nu-Blu will be joined by Rock and Roll Hall of Fame member Sam …
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Country Newcomer Chris Lane Joins Jerrod Niemann’s GET YOUR BUZZ BACK Tour

On Friday night (9/12), hot country newcomer Chris Lane joined Jerrod Niemann’s GET YOUR BUZZ BACK Tour at Nashville’s Ryman Auditorium, making his debut performance at the legendary venue. Warming up the stage, he treated the crowd to his top-selling single …
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Bryan Adams’ RECKLESS Re-Release!

Almost 30 years since the debut of one of the most iconic albums in music history, Reckless, Universal Music Enterprises is set to re-release Bryan Adams’ game-changing record on November 24, 2014 in North America.  The re-release features a lavish four-disc super-deluxe edition of Reckless housed in a DVD case-sized hardback book that …
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It’s All Black & White For Brett Eldredge’s New Music Video “Mean To Me”

On the heels of back to back No. 1 singles, CMA’s New Artist of the Year nominee Brett Eldredge is quickly climbing the charts again with his new single, “Mean To Me.” For the romantic song, which Brett recently performed following a …
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9th Annual Smithfield Music’s Aiken & Friends Brings Top-Notch Performers To Virginia Oct. 3-4

The 9th Annual Smithfield Music’s Aiken & Friends Fest is once again bringing top-notch performers to the region for the October 3-4 event.  The Fest is the area’s premiere live entertainment event of the year and proceeds benefit youth music …
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Garth Brooks Confirms Album Street Date During Atlanta Press Conference

Singer / songwriter Garth Brooks confirmed today at his tour press conference in Atlanta that his highly-anticipated new album will be available on November 11th.  The album will be released on Pearl/RCA Nashville and will feature his current hit on …
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Garth Brooks Weekend in Atlanta

It was a Garth Brooks weekend in Atlanta, where the Country Music superstar opened his seven-date run at the Philips Arena. Kicking off the weekend, Garth and his wife, Trisha Yearwood, held a press conference at The Child Life Zone at Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta. There, he and Trisha both announced their upcoming albums and talked about the tour. This is Garth’s first return to the south in 18 years. All seven dates in Atlanta have sold out.
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Owl John – Self Titled

I just bought tickets to see Wil Wagner because The Smith Street Band aren’t touring right now. A while back I went to a Conor Oberst gig and overheard three separate people hoping he’d play Bright Eyes material. Whenever flagship frontmen embark on their own musical endeavours, I’m wont to take it with a pinch of salt. It’s not so much that I doubt the quality of the new, ‘distinct’ material: the proof is in all three of the…
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Interview with Fractures

Coming away from a series of gigs Happy spoke to Fractures about the inspirations behind his atmospheric tracks, his Splendour experience and heaven forbid, what he would be doing instead of music. What are some songs or artists that have influenced you musically and personally? I wouldn’t say any specific song comes to mind as having a direct influence on either aspect of my life. A lot of the time songs will…
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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…
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New Queen Forever CD Collection Brings New Freddie Mercury Songs to Light Nov. 11

Three previously unreleased Queen tracks featuring late singer Freddie Mercury spearhead an exciting new Queen album, Queen Forever, due November 11th 2014 on Hollywood Records. The tracks include a long anticipated song from Queen and Michael Jackson, “There Must Be …
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American Idol’s Michael Sarver Named “One To Watch”

Michael Sarver, the hard-working oil rigger and Top 10 American Idol finalist, has been named “One To Watch” by popular country music website CMChatLive.com. This is the second time the site has cast their spotlight on the country singer/songwriter. Sarver’s …
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Preorders Available Now for Stoney Larue’s “Aviator” Out October 27

Stoney LaRue’s eONE debut AVIATOR, is now available for preorders at iTunes, Amazon and Lone Star Music, including a collector’s edition vinyl offering at Amazon.  On the strength of his lead-off single “Golden Shackles” and the CMT-premiered video “First One …
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Stony Plain Records Signs Blues Hall of Famer Billy Boy Arnold

Stony Plain Records announces the signing of legendary Chicago blues harmonica master Billy Boy Arnold, and will release his new CD, The Blues Soul of Billy Boy Arnold, on October 21. Produced by Duke Robillard, Arnold’s new CD showcases his …
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Alabama Singer Lisa Mills Says I’m Changing on New CD Coming Oct. 21

Blues, roots and gospel singer Lisa Mills announces an October 21 release date for her new CD, I’m Changing, on her Mills Bluz Records label, distributed nationally by Burnside Distribution. I’m Changing was recorded primarily at Back Door studios in …
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