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COOPER Shares “Forward” Single On Pure Volume

Kate Cooper (aka “Cooper”) is from Brisbane, Australia. Her career started out by forming her first band Iron On. They released EP’s and a full length, toured a whole lot, and supported several notable artists including Tegan and Sara, The …
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Boys Life Reuniting For Series of Fall Shows

Influential Kansas City, MO indie rock 4-piece Boys Life will reunite for a string of fall tour dates in support of the upcoming remastered reissue of their 1996 sophomore LP ‘Departures and Landfalls.” Originally recorded with Bob Weston in the …
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Albert Hammond Jr. Shares Oneway Studio Session Performance of “Losing Touch”

Albert Hammond Jr. is pleased to offer a video of a live performance of his new single “Losing Touch“. Recorded at his home-studio in upstate New York, the Oneway Studio Session video was shared this morning in an exclusive interview …
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Sugar & The Hi-Lows Has ‘No Sophomore Slump’ On New Release

Rootsy, vintage duo, Sugar & The Hi-Lows (Trent Dabbs and Amy Stroup) drop their new album, High Roller and it’s “no sophomore slump” (Paste.com). Released today, June 23, the album has been praised as a “sure bet” (Huffington Post) and includes …
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Def Leppard’s U.S. Leg of Tour Kicks Off in Tampa, FL

This year’s highly anticipated Def Leppard US Tour kicked off yesterday when headliner Def Leppard took the stage in Tampa, FL at the MidFlorida Credit Union Amphitheatre. Styx & Tesla will join the tour as special guests on all dates. The tour will take the band to nearly 50 cities throughout …
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Dan Karlsberg’s THE ‘NATI 6 Shines Spotlight on Cincinnati’s Jazz Heritage

Pianist and composer Dan Karlsberg’s new album THE ‘NATI 6 pays tribute to Cincinnati’s jazz heritage by featuring performances by five of the city’s greatest living jazz musicians. Karlsberg, who teaches at the University of Cincinnati’s acclaimed College-Conservatory of Music …
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Motopony’s Sophomore LP “Welcome You” Out Now

The poppy Seattle based alt-folk band, Motopony have just released their Sophomore LP, Welcome You via eOne Music / Fast Plastic. Welcome You is the follow up to Motopony’s 2011 self-titled debut LP and the culmination of the last four …
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Kenny Butterill Sets Dates For “Troubadour Tales” Summer European Tour

Canadian songwriter / producer Kenny Butterill has set concert dates for his “Troubadour Tales” summer tour of Scotland, his first ever tour to Europe. Butterill will be playing with his California guitar sideman Dave Davis and Scotland’s own Gary Arnott …
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Smith & Wesley Present Choices & Chances on Debut CD Coming July 17

Chattanooga-based Garage Door Records announces a July 17 release date for the label debut from country music group Smith & Wesley, Choices & Chances, distributed nationally by Burnside Distribution. The band will celebrate Choices & Chances with a special a …
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Music Midtown Festival in Atlanta Announces Lineup

Elton John, Drake, Van Halen and Sam Smith will headline this year’s Music Midtown Festival at Piedmont Park on Friday, September 18th and Saturday, September 19th in Atlanta.  The annual festival, which began in 1994, will also feature chart toppers …
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Forecastle Festival Announces 2015 Schedule

Returning this summer, The Forecastle Festival, led by Sam Smith, My Morning Jacket, Widespread Panic and Modest Mouse, has released its daily schedule, available at ForecastleFest.com Links to the daily schedule are provided below.  General admission weekend passes, single-day tickets, …
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Mighty Cash Cats Channel Johnny Cash, June Carter With New LP “The Ballad of Johnny & June”

Hailing from Ventura, California – where Johnny Cash, ‘The Man In Black,’ himself lived from 1961-1966 – is world-renowned Johnny Cash/June Carter tribute, the Mighty Cash Cats. Their new album, The Ballad of Johnny & June – culled from band namesakes Johnny Cash and June Carter – utilizes the sparse instrumentation of Sun Records, but with updated…
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Richard Cartwright from Richard In Your Mind Chats Ponderosa on Vinyl, Jerky and Indian Influences

Bespectacled and bearded, Richard Cartwright is found upstairs at Newtown Social preparing for his band’s vinyl launch show. His wiry yet charming presence is infectious as he chats Ponderosa on vinyl, the departure of their stick man and finding influences in India. Hey Richard, thanks for taking the time to chat. Do you want a beer? That’s okay man, but I don’t think…
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ALTA – Awake For Days

Master Melbourne duo, ALTA (not to be confused with Asta) graces and experiments with the electronic Australian music scene once again with their newly released EP, Awake For Days. The stylish girl-boy band concept never seemed more fun with vocalist Hannah Lesser and producer Julius Dowson who take on electric sound waves, upbeat synths…
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The Vernons Rock The World Bar in Sydney, Australia

Unimaginably seductive vocals, riffs bluesy enough to keep your mind subtly wondering, bass deep enough and hair sexy enough to tear through the entire psyche, and timing on point enough to give the band a solid heartbeat. It’s clear that The Vernons are a band so humbly superior, and so impressively beyond their years, that their second show in Sydney for…
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Two-time Golden Globe Winner Vonda Shepard to Release New Album on July 10

Singer-songwriter Vonda Shepard announces the upcoming release of her 14th album, “Rookie,” on July 10, 2015, funded through Kickstarter and under her own label. Shepard will release this album in celebration of being 25 years since the release of her self-titled …
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Memphis May Fire Debut “Stay The Course” Video

Memphis May Fire just debuted their new video for “Stay the Course,“ a new single off Unconditional: Deluxe Edition. The new album is a re-release of Unconditional with additional tracks, available for pre-order on iTunes now and expected to be available on July 17th. Watch here: https://youtu.be/Wc_Fa6BoQrw The last album Unconditional hit #1 on Billboard’s …
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Nova Heart Share New Single “Lackluster No”

“Lackluster No” is the first single from Beijing’s Nova Heart who will be releasing their selftitled debut LP this fall, on October 2nd (via FakeLoveMusic). Nova Heart are compriased of Bo Xuan (bass), Shi Lu a.k.a. Atom (drums), and Helen Feng (vox, keys) the former MTV VJ …
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Seapony Share New Single “Let Go” From Upcoming LP “A Vision” Out 7/31

After a two year hiatus, Seapony is returning this summer with their 3rd LP, A Vision which features some of the band’s most fully realized songs to date, balancing wistfully crafted acoustic numbers with perfectly blissed out guitar pop jams.” …
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SHATTERED SUN Reveals Exclusive Guitar, Bass and Drum Play-Through Videos

Texas metal frontrunners SHATTERED SUN have revealed four brand new play-through gear videos – including guitars, bass, and drums – available for viewing now. Check out the links below and get ready to witness SHATTERED SUN on this summer’s Rockstar …
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