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Grammy Awards Nominations Concert: The Videos

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Watch the Grammy Awards Nominations Concert performance videos and check out a list of nominations below. (Thanks to NJ.com for the list, go to Grammy.com for the full list)

Lady Gaga – “Marry The Night”

Rihanna – “We Found Love” (from the O2 Arena in London)

The Band Perry – “Independence”/”Free Fallin’” (Tom Petty cover)

Jason Aldean w/Ludacis – “Dirt Road Anthem”

Common, LL Cool J, Lupe Fiasco, Grand Master Flash, Melle Mel, Scorpio – “The Message”

Usher, Valerie Simpson,

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Kimbra’s “Settle Down” Is iTunes Video of the Week

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iTunes has selected “Settle Down,” by 21 year-old international newcomer Kimbra as their Video of the Week from November 29th – December 5th. Watch the clip here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rBxmidwDy2Y

“Settle Down” is the first single off Kimbra’s Australian debut album, Vows, which is certified gold. It is also the title track of her US EP, which was released digitally last month. KCRW recently selected the song as their “Today’s Top Tune.”

Due to the breakthrough success of Vows,The New Zealand-born singer …

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Fitz and the Tantrums 11/11 House of Blues Boston Review

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By Laura McWhorter

I wasn’t around in 1969 – not even close. And to be frank…a time without iPhones and the Internet makes my head hurt. But Friday night, thanks to Movember and Fitz and the Tantrums I got the best of both worlds as my fellow concert goers and I were transported back to a time of soulful rock and roll and audacious facial hair.

The sold-out show took place Friday at House of Blues and let me tell …

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Grimes 11/11 The Echo Los Angeles Photos, New Tour Dates with Born Gold

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Claire Boucher aka Grimes just wrapped up a tour with fellow Canadian Austra. Earlier this month, they played the Echo in Los Angeles. Check out some great photos thanks to our photographer Kelly Brown and read on below to see newly announced tour dates with Born Gold.


2/18 – Fortune Sound Club – Vancouver, BC*
2/20 – Sunset Tavern – Seattle, WA*
2/21 – Holocene – Portland, OR*
2/24 – Echo – Los Angeles, CA*
2/25 – Soda Bar …

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Charles Bradley Playing Sold Out Bowery Ballroom Show This Sunday, New “Heartaches & Pain” Single and Tour Dates

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Charles Bradley returns to New York in December for two shows celebrating the close of this life-changing year for the 63-year old soul singer. He will headline a sold out show at New York’s Bowery Ballroom this Saturday, December 3 and has been added to the New Year’s Eve show at Music Hall of Williamsburg with the Budos Band. Bradley will advance those dates with an in-studio performance on WNYC’s Soundcheck Thursday, December 1 and has also announced a February …

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Harriet To Release Debut EP January 31, New Single “I Slept With All Your Mothers”

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Harriet, a new Los Angeles-based band fronted by former Dawes member Alex Casnoff, today announced the details of their debut EP, titled Tell The Right Story, which will be self-released on January 31, 2012. The EP’s gripping opening track “I Slept With All Your Mothers” is currently premiering at PasteMagazine.Com.

LISTEN TO “I SLEPT WITH ALL YOUR MOTHERS” HERE

Inspired largely by classic storytelling and the spectacle of the movies, Tell The Right Story weaves eerily romantic …

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Atlas Sound Announces Tour Dates

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Atlas Sound, the ever-expansive solo project from Deerhunter’s Bradford Cox, is pleased to announce several US tour dates. Atlas Sound’s third album, Parallax, is out now via 4AD and was described by MOJO as “profoundly beautiful.”

ATLAS SOUND TOUR DATES
Dec 14 DURHAM, NC – Motorco
Dec 15 RICHMOND, VA – The National
Dec 16 PHILADELPHIA, PA – First Unitarian Church Sanctuary
Dec 17 BROOKLYN, NY – Bell House
Dec 18 NEW YORK, NY – Bowery Ballroom
Dec 20 WASHINGTON …

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The Roots Announce the Release of the “undun” App Tomorrow December 1st

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The Roots are set to debut a new App on December 1st as a companion piece to their new album undun (Island Def Jam), out December 6th. Through the use of photos, lyrics, a series of interviews and music video vignettes, the app provides an immersive experience that elucidates the life and times of one Redford Stephens (1974-1999), whom the album is based, a complex youth who struggles to definite himself within a troubled inner city milieu and dies in …

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Little Dragon remixes The Internet (OFWGKTA)’s “Cocaine”

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After the recent release of the Cocaine EP featuring their track of the same name, The Internet is ready to share Swedish pop titans Little Dragon’s remix of “Cocaine”. Grab the track below from Fact Magazine or download via Soundcloud:

http://www.factmag.com/2011/11/30/the-internet-cocaine-little-dragon-remix/

http://soundcloud.com/wegetpress/cocaine-little-dragon-k-kejn

Odd Future’s The Internet (Syd The Kyd & Matt Martians) will release their debut album Purple Naked Ladies featuring “Love Song -1”, “They Say” and “Cocaine” on Odd Future Records digitally on December 20th. The physical …

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Smashing Pumpkins Release Remastered Versions of ‘Gish’ and ‘Siamese Dream’ (Win It Here!)

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Yesterday, November 29 in North America and on December 5 internationally, EMI Music launched an extensive campaign honoring the legacy of THE SMASHING PUMPKINS by reissuing the iconic alternative band’s first two albums–GISH (1991) and SIAMESE DREAM (1993), certified platinum and 4X platinum respectively–in CD, deluxe 2CD/DVD, vinyl LP, and digital configurations. Both albums, each with bonus content and special features that were curated from the band’s archives by founding member Billy Corgan, have been painstakingly remastered for the …