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B.O.M.B. Fest Announces 3rd Annual Festival For May 28-29

February 28, 2011 drainu182 0

The 3rd Annual Bring Our Music Back Festival (B.O.M.B. Fest) is back and bigger than ever! Bring Our Music Back, Inc. along with Frank Bombaci, Sr. and Frank Bombaci, Jr. are proud to announce the diverse group of artists that has been assembled for 2011. Watch the lineup announcement HERE. For the first time, this year’s festival, taking place over Memorial Day Weekend (May 28-29), will be at the Festival Grounds of B.O.M.B. Fest’s new site partner, Western Connecticut …

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Free Energy To Launch Headlining Tour Thursday 1/20

January 17, 2011 drainu182 0

A message from Free Energy about their upcoming tour:

ATTENTION!!!!
All city rockers, vigilantes, can crushers, posers, snakedancers, rainbow prancers, studio gangsters, and high life livers:

Free Energy is back to heat up the cold streets.

It’s winter. It’s cold. It’s time to dance.

We have some new songs, some old songs, new t-shirts, friendship bracelets, and we might even have some memorable stories to share. But YOU have to come out to a show to enjoy this–the last …

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“Free Energy Power Hour” Ep. 2 Out Today, Weezer Tour Dates Added

October 28, 2010 drainu182 0

Free Energy is thrilled to announce a stint of live dates with Weezer this December! On their forthcoming “Memories Tour,” Weezer will perform twice in each city, playing a classic album in full each night– first the classic 1994 self-titled Blue Album, and then 1996’s cult classic Pinkerton. Be sure to catch Free Energy opening for Weezer in Boston and NYC!

In celebration of the continued national tour with the fine men of Foxy Shazam, episode 2 of “The Free …

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Choose Free Energy’s Halloween Costumes

October 19, 2010 drainu182 0

The always-energetic Philadelphia-based rockers Free Energy have already made their Halloween plans—they’ll perform three shows leading up to All Hallow’s Eve with special themes, and they’re letting their fans pick the themes! Fans in Los Angeles, San Francisco and San Jose, CA can go to the band’s Facebook page and “like” their favorite theme. The most likes will win the theme for that show date and will be announced Monday 10/25. The themes include Monster Mash (classic werewolf/vampire/mummy), Glam Rock

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HOLLERADO Premieres Amazing “Human 8-bit” Video, Announce Tour with Free Energy

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Canada’s most loveable indie rock outfit, Hollerado, debut their innovative new video for their song “Americanarama,” a so-called “human 8-bit video” that makes astounding use of card stunts and visual trickery that will dazzle and delight the eyes. Loaded with many “how did they do that?” moments like “Human Pong” and “Human Space Invaders” and more, the video is an incredible achievement in low-budget filmmaking.

Hollerado’s Americanarama video was made possible with:
· 420 memorized sequences
· All shot …

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Free Energy Announce Tour with Foxy Shazam

September 27, 2010 drainu182 0

Fresh off their tour with Titus Andronicus, Free Energy is ready to hit the road again. This fall, catch them with Foxy Shazam. Check out a message from Free Energy below:

Attention: ladies and germs, distinguished colleagues, motorcycle daredevils hot doggin’ bloggers, and all “wanted” renegades:

We, the guys of Free Energy, are psyched to announce that we’re going on the road with the fine men of Foxy Shazam.

This tour will be the most ambitious Free Energy …

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Titus Andronicus Played Maxwells April 24 (Pics/Video), Playing Again Tonight August 19

August 19, 2010 drainu182 0

The last time we went to Maxwell’s in Hoboken, NJ, we saw the pride of New Jersey, Titus Andronicus. Though the band’s frontman Patrick Stickles no longer resides in Jersey, everyone from Glen Rock and Bergen County still loves him. The band returns to the “best” venue in New Jersey tonight (Starland Ballroom is really far and we hate going to Newark). Free Energy will be supporting on this tour (that’s either a “yay” or “boo” according to …

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Free Energy Release Free “Bang Pop” Remix MP3, Release Split 7″

August 19, 2010 drainu182 0

Free Energy will release a split remix 7” vinyl with Local Natives on September 14. Lewis Pesacov of Fool’s Gold did the remixes of both bands. The single is to be released on White Iris Records, the label counterpart to Black Iris, a premiere recording studio and music collective. You can pre-order the limited edition vinyl here.



The digital version of the “Bang Pop” Fool’s Gold remix premiered as a free download on Stereogum and is also …

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Free Energy Launch US Tour W/ Titus Andronicus, Special 7″ Available On Tour!

July 29, 2010 drainu182 0

After a successful stint at Pitchfork Music Festival and upcoming performances at Summer Sonic, Reading and Leeds music festivals, Free Energy will continue to hit the road on a North American tour with Titus Andronicus! The two bands will be selling a spilt 7” exclusive to the tour as they travel the U.S. together. Both groups have recorded special covers for the record, Free Energy’s being Bruce Springsteen’s “I’m Going Down”. Be sure to pick one up when …

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Free Energy Featured On AOL Spinner’s “The Interface,” Continues Summer Tour!

June 30, 2010 drainu182 0

Philadelphia rockers, Free Energy, are featured on AOL Spinner’s “The Interface” starting today! Check out live studio performances of your favorite songs, including “Free Energy,” “Bang Pop,” “C’mon Let’s Dance” and ”Hope Child” along with an exclusive interview with the band. Click HERE to check out the exclusive live videos now!

Free Energy will continue to tour throughout the Summer with more performances w/ Mates of State and stops at Pitchfork Festival and Summer Sonic Music Festival. More tour …