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Alabama Shakes 8/15 Fox Theater Pomona Review

August 17, 2012 The Audio Perv 0


By Ace Ubas

Alabama Shakes is a band that seemingly came out of nowhere in 2012. And in a span of eight months, things have most definitely changed in a great way. Their debut album, Boys & Girls, garnered tons of critical acclaim and marked only the beginning of their rise. It led to national radio air-play, appearances on the late night circuit (most recently on Jimmy Kimmel Live), playing numerous festivals, and going on their first-ever headlining …

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Austin City Limits Music Festival 2012 Lineup Announced

May 22, 2012 The Audio Perv 0


Austin City Limits Music Festival has announced its lineup for the 2012 edition of the festival. Set to headline this year’s lineup: Red Hot Chili Peppers, Neil Young and Crazy Horse, The Black Keys and Jack White. Three day tickets and single day passes are still on-sale for the festival for the festival set for October 12th through the 14th. Pick them up here while they last.

Check out the full lineup below:

Red Hot Chili Peppers, Neil Young and …

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Alabama Shakes Announce Summer Headline tour

April 24, 2012 drainu182 0

Alabama Shakes will extend their U.S. tour with a headline run that kicks off July 29 at the Paper Mill in Syracuse, NY and includes a show at Los Angeles’ Music Box on August 14. A ticket pre-sale for the newly added dates is currently underway at AlabamaShakes.com.

Tickets will go on sale to the general public this Friday, April 27. The band heads out with Jack White on May 15 for a series of sold-out dates. Alabama Shakes …

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Alabama Shakes 3/15 SXSW Hype Hotel Photos

March 22, 2012 drainu182 0

SXSW’s most buzzed about band, Alabama Shakes, played at the Hype Hotel last Thursday and put on another great show. A quick aside about the Hype Hotel, we love it there. There’s free drinks (well 2 drink tickets), free food and free music. You don’t even need an official SXSW wristband or pass. Sure you might have to wait in line for a bit but it’s worth it. Our photographer Phil DeSimone braved through the packed crowd to get …

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Alabama Shakes 12/8 Brooklyn Bowl Review

January 17, 2012 drainu182 0

Alabama Shakes Up Brooklyn by Tina Benitez

Jerry Lee Lewis once said “there’s nothin’ like tearing up a good club now and then,” and Alabama Shakes definitely have the ability to rip through a venue. Already breathy with visible beads of sweat on her forehead and neck just two songs into the band’s 15-song set at Brooklyn Bowl, singer Brittany Howard instantly set the tone for the remainder of the night. The first of three New York shows, including a …

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Alabama Shakes To Release Debut Album “Boys & Girls” on April 10th

January 17, 2012 drainu182 0


Boys & Girls, the full-length debut album from Alabama Shakes, will be released in North America on April 10 by ATO Records. Rough Trade will release it internationally on April 9. (See below for track listing) Beginning today, fans can stream the album’s first single, “Hold On.”

Alabama Shakes will make its television debut on February 7 on “Conan.” The band will appear on KCRW’s “Morning Becomes Eclectic” on Tuesday, January 24, and its “World Cafe” session will …