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Firefly Music Festival Announces 2014 Lineup Featuring Foo Fighters, Outkast and Jack Johnson

January 14th, 2014
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Outkast is taking their reunion to yet another festival – more specifically, the Firefly Music Festival in Delaware. Other headliners include Foo Fighters and Jack Johnson, with Band of Horses, Chance the Rapper, Arctic Monkeys and Weezer also performing.
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Iron & Wine @ Union Transfer 5/15

February 27th, 2013


Sam Beam aka Iron & Wine will be releasing the fifth studio album in his heralded career this year. On April 16th Ghost on Ghost will be released via Nonesuch Records and will be his first since 2011’s Kiss Each Other Clean. Since his first album in 2002, Beam has become one of the more well-known and popular singer/songwriters. On Kiss Each Other Clean Beam began to add more elements of pop music into his style. With “Grace for Saints and Ramblers, the first single off his upcoming album, there is a further progression into pop.

Iron & Wine have a few US tour dates scheduled in May before heading across the Atlantic for a European tour. He makes a stop in Philadelphia on May 15th at Union Transfer. Joining him will be the Secret Sisters.

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KEXP Live Broadcasts SXSW 2013 Day Parties Featuring Chelsea Light Moving

February 25th, 2013

KEXP is back at SXSW this year with an impressive 4-day list of performances, all broadcasted live from Mellow Johnny’s Bike Shop. The lineup includes Iron & Wine, Chelsea Light Moving, Ólafur Arnalds, Wild Cub, The Zombies, Telekinesis, Billy Bragg, Allah-Las, and many others (some yet to be announced), with DJ sets between shows by KEXP DJs Troy Nelson and Kevin Cole. Events are open to the public subject to capacity – read on for the current lineup so you know when to show up!

Wednesday, March 13th – Saturday, March 16th @ Mellow Johnny’s Bike Shop, 400 Nueces St, Austin, TX 78701
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The Hideout Block Party & A.V. Fest Announces 2012 Lineup Featuring Wilco, Glen Hansard and More

July 18th, 2012

The Hideout Block Party (Chicago’s venerable venue for live music) and A.V. Club’s (The Onion’s arts & entertainment section) first-ever joint music festival will take place on Friday, September 14 and Saturday, September 15, 2012. The tickets for the event will be sold as two-day passes. Read more…

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Rosie Thomas Announces New Album With Love for February 2012 Release Featuring Guest Performances by Sam Beam and David Bazan

November 21st, 2011

This year, Rosie Thomas has provided us with a Valentine’s gift far more poignant than flowers and a box of chocolates.  With Love comes out February 14 on Sing-A-Long Records and features a variety of talent, including Sam Beam of Iron & Wine, David Bazan of Pedro the Lion, Jen Wood of The Postal Service, along with brother Brian Thomas and members Sufjan Stevens’ band.

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KCRW’s “Are Friends Eclectic?” Holiday Shows 12/2 & 12/3

October 6th, 2011

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You don’t have to be a skinny jean wearing, ray-ban donning hipster to appreciate the fact that LA’s KCRW (89.9 FM) has impeccable taste when it comes to music. That’s why it should come to no surprise that their first ever holiday shows boasts some truly freakout-worthy names: indie-veterans Iron & Wine and reggae legend Jimmy Cliff each headline a separate night, supported by a roster of some of the most buzzed about bands from all over the globe.  There’s LA’s own world fusion ensemble Fool’s Gold, Oklahoma’s dreamy chamber pop group Other Lives, and the UK’s husky-voiced blues goddess Anna Calvi- just to name a few.

The party is a two-night event, with different bands performing on each night (check out the complete line-up below) and is the perfect way to kick off the holiday season- good music and cheer to all!

Tickets are on sale for KCRW members here, non-members can grab their tix on Tuesday, October 11 beginning at 10 am here.


What: KCRW’s “Are Friends Eclectic?” Holiday Shows

When: Friday 12/2 & Saturday 12/2 @ 8pm

Where: Orpheum Theater

842 S Broadway Los Angeles, CA 90014

Tickets: $55 – $200 here

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Friday- December 2, 2011

Jimmy Cliff

Brett Dennen

Fool’s Gold

White Denim

Other Lives

Mia Doi Todd

Saturday- December 3, 2011

Iron & Wine

The Belle Brigade

Anna Calvi

Zee Avi

The Secret Sisters

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Marketa Irglova Announces New Solo Album Due Out in August

May 2nd, 2011

Czech singer, songwrtier, musician, and actress Marketa Irglova, announced Monday that she will release a solo album on August 9.  After recording with her duo partner from The Swell Season, Glen Hansard, she will be flying back home to perform a small solo tour.

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