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CD Giveaway: Glen Campell – Meet Glen Campbell

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Glen Campbell’s critically acclaimed 2008 album, Meet Glen Campbell, has been expanded with exclusive bonus tracks for a special CD and digital edition through Capitol/EMI. Upon its original release in August 2008, Meet Glen Campbell was met with worldwide critical praise, and Campbell promoted the album with interviews and performances for a broad spectrum of media, including an “AOL Sessions” concert. Meet Glen Campbell’s expanded edition adds three performances from that concert (Campbell’s classic hits “Wichita Lineman” and “Rhinestone …

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Company of Thieves 2/28 Bowery Ballroom Review

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By Ilana Kaplan

There’s something really special about seeing empowered women perform together. With a fun beginning to the show featuring, Hank & Cupcakes cover “Like a G6,” it was all about getting crowd involvement. Girl In A Coma began their set sounding as if they were a part of the ‘Riot Grrl’ movement. They have a raw ‘90s post-punk edge (think Sleater-Kinney) that is enhanced by the grittiness of lead singer, Nina Diaz’s voice. (They even rock out in …

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Mike Doughty Adds More “Book of Drugs” Tour Dates

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Mike Doughty has added three weeks of Northeast and Midwest dates in May to his “The Book of Drugs”: Concert, Reading, Q&A tour. The new leg will mark Doughty’s fourth straight month on the road in support of his new memoir, “The Book of Drugs,” published Feb. 1 by Da Capo Press. See below for a complete list of upcoming dates.

The New York Journal of Books called “The Book of Drugs” “a satisfying, moving, and at times hilarious study …

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The Flatlanders To Play At ACL Live on April 28

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WHAT: THE FLATLANDERS

WHERE: ACL LIVE at The Moody Theater

WHEN: SATURDAY, APRIL 28th, 2012

ON SALE: FRIDAY, MARCH 2nd AT 12PM

TICKET INFO: www.acl-live.com, in store at Waterloo Records, or charge by phone at 877-435-9849

Jimmie Dale Gilmore, Joe Ely and Butch Hancock have been friends for almost 40 years, and members of that not-really-a-band, life-of-its-own musical entity known as The Flatlanders for nearly as long.

The Flatlanders began making music together over 30 years ago, releasing their …