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Cage The Elephant, Portugal. The Man and Manchester Orchestra Lead Starry Nights Music + Arts Festival Lineup

July 17, 2012 The Audio Perv 0

Starry Nights Music + Arts Festival returns for another great year in beautiful Bowling Green, Kentucky, September 28 & 29, 2012. The two-day, two-stage festival will feature a diverse lineup including Cage the Elephant, Portugal. The Man, Manchester Orchestra, Mimosa, Justin Townes Earle, The Whigs and Sleeper Agent, among many others.

“We chose bands and DJ’s that move us, and that we thought would fit with the vibe of the festival,” says Cage The Elephant frontman, Matthew Shultz. “Starry Nights …

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TAP Interview: Cage The Elephant

July 2, 2012 The Audio Perv 0

Cage The Elephant is one of our favorite bands and we’re always excited to see them play live. They just played the House of Blues in Atlantic City (review) the night before their set at the Orion Music + More Festival. A little before their set time, our very own Michel Dussack had a chance to speak with lead singer Matt Shultz and his brother, guitarist Brad Shultz. Read on below to see how the Shultz bros feel …

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Orion Music + More Festival Day 1 Review

June 27, 2012 The Audio Perv 0

By Michel Dussack

This past weekend, Orion Music + More (Metallica’s curated music festival) took over Atlantic City’s Bader Field for two days of (mostly) heavy music, skateboarding, surfing, car shows, films, and even some horror (Kirk Hammett’s personal collection of horror memorabilia, that is). The festival seemed to be a great success, and during the two days there, I heard only positive things from the attendees. Even during the most brutal of pits that broke out, fans were eager …

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The Gaslight Anthem and Cage The Elephant 6/22 House of Blues Atlantic City Review/Photos

June 27, 2012 The Audio Perv 3

Written by Emilia D’Albero, Photos by Michel Dussack

Those people who attended Orion Music and More last Saturday know that Bowling Green band Cage the Elephant and New Jersey natives The Gaslight Anthem can rock hard enough to draw thousands of people to their respective stages at Bader Field. But those people who arrived in Atlantic City a day early had the opportunity to see both bands perform at the House of Blues and to experience their raw power and …

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Cage The Elephant Curated Starry Nights Music + Arts Festival Set For September 28-29

June 19, 2012 The Audio Perv 0

Starry Nights Music + Arts Festival returns for another great year in beautiful Bowling Green, Kentucky, September 28 & 29, 2012, with new partners and fresh inspiration. The festival, founded in 2008, was adopted in 2010 by Kentucky sons Cage The Elephant as a way to honor their roots and further develop the local music and arts community.

C3 Presents, the producers behind Lollapalooza and Austin City Limits Festival have teamed up with the band to help execute their vision …

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Metallica Announce Orion Music + More Festival For June 23-24 in Atlantic City, NJ

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Metallica has just announced the first ever Orion Music + More festival set for June 23rd and 24th at Bader Field in Atlantic City, NJ. The festival is being co-presented with C3 Presents. The festival will feature music, art and more. Metallica will headline both nights of Orion Music + More and play “The Black Album” in its entirety one night Ride The Lightning in its entirety the other. This will be the only time the band will perform these …

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Cage The Elephant w/Dave Grohl – “Aberdeen” (Live in LA) Video

January 13, 2012 drainu182 0

Last fall, Cage The Elephant had the opportunity of a lifetime when they were selected to open for the Foo Fighters on select dates of their Fall tour. Unfortunately for CTE drummer Jared Champion, his appendix burst and he was unable to perform for a few shows. Who would the band find to fill in? Oh, just Mr. DAVE GROHL (BTW HAPPY BIRTHDAY DAVE!). Watch this video of Dave performing “Aberdeen” with Cage The Elephant below and pick up their …

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Cage The Elephant “Live From The Vic In Chicago” Due January 3rd

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On the heels of a wildly successful and critically-lauded tour with Foo Fighters and their own headlining dates, as well as having their album, Thank You Happy Birthday, selected as one of Rolling Stone ‘s “Best Albums of 2011, “ Kentucky rockers Cage The Elephant are set to kick off the 2012 with the release of their first-ever live DVD LIVE FROM THE VIC IN CHICAGO, available January 3rd on DVD/CD, and as an iTunes DVD download and …

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107.7 The End Deck The Ball Hall Review and Photos

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Words by Grant Ruby, Photos by Marianne Spellman

Radio stations often put together disjointed lineups for such things as a holiday show like 107.7 The End’s Deck the Hall Ball. Because an alternative rock station like this plays so many bands from innumerable sub-genres, it can be difficult to find several acts that fit reasonably well together and can draw a large audience at the same time. In the 20th annual edition of the station’s winter festival, the …