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Chase and Status – No More Idols

May 31st, 2011

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Idealistic Status

Saul Milton and Will Kennard have been performing as Chase and Status since 2004. In between relentless remixing, producing, and DJing, they released their debut album More Than A Lot in 2008. From all this activity they cemented their mastery of drum and bass and won fans from Snoop Dogg and Pharrell to DJ Hype and Pendulum. And now comes their sophomore effort, No More Idols. Read more…

By Andrew Culver Posted in Reviews

Eatern Conference Champions Begin Headlining Tour on June 11

May 31st, 2011

Eastern Conference Champions will begin their headlining tour in New York on June 11th when they perform at Piano’s. Read more…

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KCRW Announces Concert With My Morning Jacket

May 31st, 2011

LA-based public radio station KCRW has announced an intimate benefit show with My Morning Jacket at The Village studios in West LA on June 21 at 8pm. Read more…

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MusicfestNW Announces Initial Lineup for 2011 Festival

May 31st, 2011

Now in its 11th year, MusicfestNW offers a stellar lineup for this year’s event to take place September 9-11. Read more…

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Coachella 2012 Expands to Two Weekends

May 31st, 2011

It has just been announced that Coachella 2012 will be held over two weekends. Read more…

By Carrie Felter Posted in News

Jane’s Addiction Debut Video for “End to the Lies”

May 31st, 2011

Jane’s Addiction have released a new video directed by Robot Chicken’s ShadowMachine Flms. Read more…

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Smith Westerns – Dye It Blonde

May 31st, 2011

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Fun For Kids!

A bigger budget did a lot of good for Smith Westerns. The Chicago-based band’s second album, Dye It Blonde, is clean, young, slightly synthy, chocked-full of guitar and contains an ample amount of keyboard. You won’t hear much of that lo-fi stuff you heard in their 2009 self-titled release. Read more…

By Nicole Goddeyne Posted in Reviews

Lady Gaga Album Sale Spikes Amazon

May 30th, 2011

Last Monday on Amazon.com, a special sale of Lady Gaga’s, Born This Way, album drew in a massive influx of traffic causing a lag spike which slowed downloads to a crawl.  Though the high volume of traffic swamped Amazon’s bandwidth, those who made a legitimate purchase of the album on May 23 got the full album.

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American Idol Finale Features Special Musical Performances

May 30th, 2011

Crowning Scott McCreery as the 10th American Idol, the first double digit finale for the talent show also featured a host of special musical performances.  Accompanied by Idol runner-ups Judas Priest and Jack Black performed during the finale while Bono and The Edge performed with Reeve Carney.

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Gabriel & Dresden Announce Summer and Fall Reunion Tour Dates

May 30th, 2011

After their three-year separation ended last New Year’s Eve, dance music duo Gabriel & Dresden have announced both Summer and Fall  tour dates for their reunion tour.  With the latest show currently scheduled for early October, the tour may stretch over a year.

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