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Amos Lee To Perform At White House On July 4th

July 3, 2011 drainu182 0

Blue Note recording artist Amos Lee will make a very special appearance on the Fourth of July holiday performing for more than 1,200 troops and military families at the Third Annual “Salute to the Military USO Concert” on the White House South Lawn. The event, hosted by President Barack Obama, celebrates not only Independence Day, but also commemorates 70 years of the USO’s support of America’s military community. The hour-long concert, which also features Train, will be streamed …

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Amos Lee To Tour the UK with Adele, Playing Conan on May 9th

March 1, 2011 drainu182 0

Blue Note recording artist Amos Lee has been handpicked by British songstress Adele to hit the road with her for her sold-out U.K. tour in September. During a Stateside visit, Adele and Lee bumped into one other in Nashville, after which Adele posted two live YouTube clips of Lee on her blog, saying “I’ve loved [Amos] for ages. Just watched this and I fell a bit more in love with him all over again! Check it out.”

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The Watson Twins Announce Night Covers EP (Featuring Covers of PJ Harvey, The Black Keys, Sade and more)

February 23, 2011 drainu182 0

Night Covers, the latest EP from The Watson Twins to be released April 18th, 2011 is a collection of cover songs, pulling from influences and favorites spanning the last five decades. Covers include songs from PJ Harvey, Bill Withers, Sade, The Turtles, Eurythmics and The Black Keys. Sonically the recordings reflect each of The Watson Twins previous albums including the low-fi experimental folk of Southern Manners, lush ‘Laurel Canyon’ sound of Fire Songs and the soulful musings of …