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New Reggie Watts Comedy Central Special and May Tour Dates

April 25, 2012 drainu182 0

REGGIE WATTS brings his unique style of improvised musical comedy back to COMEDY CENTRAL with the world premiere of “REGGIE WATTS: A LIVE AT CENTRAL PARK,” airing Friday, May 11 at 1am ET. In this all new special, the internationally renowned vocalist/beatboxer/musician/comedian performs live in Central Park using nothing more than his formidable voice, keyboard and a looping machine to create completely impromptu musical sets. Whether he’s explaining why Cingular was the only cellular provider to first offer him service, …

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Bloc Party Announces Tour Dates

April 12, 2012 drainu182 0


After announcing their highly-anticipated return from hiatus and signing with Frenchkiss Records, Bloc Party has announced that they will be playing select U.S. tour dates this summer, including a stop at this year’s Lollapalooza. Pre-sale for the U.S. shows begins TODAY and lasts through April 19th. Get your tickets HERE! General admission tickets will go on sale April 20th at 12pm ET. See dates below!

Bloc Party, who are currently in the studio working on their first new album …

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Metronomy Announce 2012 Tour Dates, Everything Goes My Way Remix EP

November 16, 2011 drainu182 0


Mercury Prize nominated band, Metronomy, led by Joseph Mount, has announced a three week tour of North America in March and April of 2012 after finishing the highly acclaimed NME Awards Tour with Two Door Cinema Club, Tribes, and Azealia Banks. The quartet will bring their electronic pop sounds of summer during a much-needed change of season for a mostly blizzard-stricken continent. With the help of long time backing member Oscar Cash on keyboards, the band’s third album The …

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Motopony Tour Diary #4

August 17, 2011 drainu182 0

Motopony frontman Daniel Blue shares with us the final post in the band’s diary from their west coast tour. Read on below:

8/7 Last night we played the Urban Lounge in Salt Lake City. I’ve often thought that the towns with the heaviest stereotypes come with a built in counter culture. Youth rebel harder when the pressure is extreme. This is our last show with White Arrows. Everyone is high fiving and trying to get in the best time despite

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Motopony Tour Diary Post #3

August 8, 2011 drainu182 1

Last time we checked in with Motopony’s Daniel Blue, he told us about how his little accident with foam nunchuckas before heading up to the band’s San Francisco show. Would Daniel be able to avoid injury again? Would the band’s show at the Tractor Tavern be their best or worst ever? Read on below to find out:

8/3 Brantley and Buddy grew up in a little logging town called Longview Washington. As far as I can tell, it’s the

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Motopony Tour Diary Post #2

August 4, 2011 drainu182 0

Motopony is on a west coast tour now with Those Darlins and White Arrows. Frontman Daniel Blue wrote to us about a small accident he had after the band’s show at the Echo, his first impressions of the San Francisco venue Bottom of the Hill and finding the inspiration to perform live.

Check out his post below and make sure to go to motoponymusic.com to buy some of their music!

7/31 I woke up in Koreatown and got in

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Motopony Tour Diary #1: Los Angeles

August 2, 2011 drainu182 0

Last Friday night, Motopony kicked off their tour with White Arrows and Those Darlins. Frontman Daniel Blue checked in with us to tell us about playing in Los Angeles and his first impressions of the bands he’s touring with. Check it out below and head over here to see their YouTube Guest Editor playlist.

Our first of seven shows with White Arrows and Those Darlins was last night at the Echo in Los Angeles. During soundcheck, a friend texted