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Marianne Faithfull To Play Three Nights at City Winery In December

October 31, 2011 drainu182 0

After the releasing her acclaimed new album, Horses and High Heels (Naïve Records) earlier this year, the iconic Marianne Faithfull has announced three nights at New York’s City Winery: December 18th, 19th, and 20th.

Marianne has been an entrancing and creative musical presence for the past 47 years. Beginning with her debut single, “As Tears Go By” (1964, the first song ever written by Mick Jagger and Keith Richards), Marianne has created an enduring legacy with her distinct, emotive, and …

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Releases From The Black Keys, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Eric Clapton Set For Record Store Day November 26

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In keeping with its commitment to the annual vinyl bonanza that is Record Store Day, a celebration of the unique culture surrounding over 700 independently owned record stores in the U.S. and hundreds of similar stores internationally, Warner Bros. Records has announced that it will make several vinyl pieces available on November 25th (or Black Friday, if you speak retail), exclusively in honor of 2011’s second annual Record Store Day. April saw the release of vinyl from The Flaming Lips, …

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New Chevelle Album Hats Off To The Bull Due December 6

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Chicago alternative hard rock trio CHEVELLE will return December 6 with HATS OFF TO THE BULL (Epic Records), their sixth full-length album. The album’s first single “Face to the Floor,” with its hypnotic, grinding riff, is one of the most explosive songs of the band’s career and is blanketing the airwaves nationwide. “Face to the Floor”–which rails against the corporate corruption of Bernie Madoff and Wall Street–is the greatest gainer at rock radio, entering the Top 10 at Active Rock …

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New Four Year Strong “Just Drive” Video, On Tour Now

October 30, 2011 drainu182 0

Universal Republic / Decaydance Records band Four Year Strong debuted the video for “Just Drive” last week, which is the first single from their forthcoming November 8th release, In Some Way, Shape, or Form.” Watch it below:

Four Year Strong, who is Dan O’Connor (vocals, guitars), Alan Day (vocals, guitars), Joe Weiss (bass) and Jake Massucco (drums), currently grace the November cover of Alternative Press, and are headlining the magazine’s annual fall trek, The AP Tour that kicked off on …

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Austra On Tour Now, “Spellwork” Gets Remixed by Baron Von Luxxury (Download)

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Following a sold out headlining show at the Bowery Ballroom in New York earlier this month, Austra kicked off a full North American tour on Wednesday in Philadelphia. The Toronto band’s debut album Feel It Break and Sparkle, the follow-up remix 12″, are both out now via Domino Records. All tour dates, including Europe and Australia, below.

Download the previously unreleased Baron Von Luxxury remix of Feel It Break track “Spellwork”:
http://soundcloud.com/dominorecordco/austra-spellwork-baron-von/s-XTz6P

“On this consistently hypnotic debut, Austra carve out

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J.Viewz rivers and homes. Album Release Show This Friday 11/4 Studio At Webster Hall

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J.Viewz, a multi-genre electronic project brought together under the direction of Brooklyn based producer and songwriter Jonathan Dagan, recently released his new album rivers and homes.. Up until this point, J.Viewz has released new songs, music videos, and remixes piecemeal to fans without active promotion. Yet through word of mouth the songs and videos surrounding rivers and homes. have been listened to and viewed hundreds of thousands of times, with the J.Viewz Youtube channel registering over 700,000 views …

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New Young Guns “Learn my Lesson” Video

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Having laid solid foundations with their July 2010 released debut album, ‘All Our Kings Are Dead’, Buckinghamshire rockers Young Guns are back with a brand new single. ‘Learn My Lesson’, is the first track to be lifted from the quintet’s highly-anticipated second album, recorded this summer in Thailand at Karma Sound Studios with producer Dan Weller (Enter Shikari). The single is mixed by the renowned Chris Lord Alge (Green Day, Biffy Clyro, Paramore) and recently debuted as Zane Lowe’s ‘Hottest …

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Exitmusic Announce European Dates, Share “The Hours” Video

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Secretly Canadian are proud to announce that Exitmusic will make three UK appearances next month as part of a short EU tour (full itinerary below). The New York duo play a free instore at Rough Trade East on November 7 (onstage 7pm, no wristband required) and open for Braids at London’s XOYO on November 9. They have also confirmed a slot at Constellations Festival in Leeds on November 12.

Aleksa Palladino and Devon Church recently unveiled a second video from …

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Fanfarlo Light Up Mercury Lounge (Review + Photos)

October 29, 2011 drainu182 0

Written by Tina Benitez, Photos by Patrick Eves
 
Nearly two years ago, Fanfarlo closed their tour at New York’s Webster Hall with a man suspended in the air above the London quintet performing Houdini’s hanging straightjacket escape emulating the act featured in the band’s “The Walls Are Coming Down” video. The setting was much more placid but still as magical Thursday night at Mercury Lounge as the indie pop band returned to New York to a sold-out crowd. …