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STEEL TRAIN JOINS YO GABBA GABBA LIVE!, TOURING WITH FUN. THIS FALL

August 25, 2010 drainu182 0

New Jersey rock band Steel Train is excited to announce that they will share the stage with the cast of beloved kid’s show Yo Gabba Gabba! on the “Yo Gabba Gabba Live!” tour. Among the other “Super Music Friends” guests on the tour are Mates of State, Amanda Palmer, Kid Koala, OK Go and many others. Steel Train joins an illustrious list of the show’s past musical guests that includes Weezer, The Shins, MGMT, The Roots, Chromeo and The Ting …

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Manchester Orchestra @ WRXP Holiday Extravaganza 12/2 Hammerstein Ballroom NY

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Manchester Orchestra opened up the first of two WRXP holiday concerts last night at the Hammerstein Ballroom in New York City. “Matt Pinfield’s Holiday Extravaganza” had an interesting mix of bands: Manchester Orchestra, Jack’s Mannequin, Passion Pit and Phoenix. The only unfortunate part about the show is that we’d only be treated to merely a half hour of Manchester Orchestra. For those of us who arrived early, Manchester Orchestra put on an intense set of five stadium anthemic alternative rock …

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Phoenix @ WRXP Holiday Extravaganza 12/2 Hammerstein Ballroom NY

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Last night, we had the chance to attend WRXP Matt Pinfield’s Holiday Extravaganza Ball. Though the show was a bit lacking in holiday spirit, no one really cared as there was a solid lineup of rock bands. Headlining the show was perhaps the most popular indie rock band in America right now, Phoenix. Prior to taking the stage, Glassnote Records CEO Daniel Glass informed the band that they had been nominated for the Best Alternative Music Album Grammy. Is this …

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Andrew McMahon To Appear On The Daily Show With Jon Stewart

November 18, 2009 drainu182 0
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Sire Records’ recording artist Andrew McMahon of Jack’s Mannequin, will guest on The Daily Show with Jon Stewart tomorrow, Thursday, November 19th. Andrew will be joined by Jack’s guitarist and backing vocalist Bobby Raw for a rare solo performance of their latest single “Swim” from their current album The Glass Passenger. In addition, McMahon will sit down with Stewart to discuss his recently released documentary Dear Jack, which chronicles McMahon’s own personal fight against leukemia. Check local listings for broadcast …

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101.9 RXP Holiday Extravaganza Presale Today (Jack’s Mannequin, Manchester Orchestra, Passion Pit, Phoenix!)

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Tickets go on presale today at 10AM to for NYC 101.9 RXP (WRXP)’s Holiday Extravaganza concert with Jack’s Mannequin, Manchester Orchestra, Passion Pit and Phoenix. The show will take place at the Hammerstein Ballroom on Wednesday 12/2/09. The show will most likely sell out. It’s probably the best lineup for a rock show in NYC in a loooong time. You can get your tickets HERE by using presale code: 1019RXP. Presale will run through tomorrow night or until they sell …

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Jack’s Mannequin 101.9 RXP Session Videos

August 20, 2009 drainu182 0
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Last week, Andrew McMahon of Jack’s Mannequin performed an exclusive set for 40 fans at City Winery in New York City recorded for 101.9 RXP Sessions. The setlist included “The Resolution,” “The Mixed Tape,” “Hammers and Strings,” “La La Lie,” “Kids” (MGMT cover), and the current single “Swim.” Andrew was in the area last Thursday as Jack’s Mannequin was performing at the PNC Bank Arts Center in Holmdel, NJ in support of The Fray. “I was hopping to see New …

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WRXP 101.9 RXP New York City Playlist 05/26/09

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1. Dave Matthews Band – Funny The Way It Is
2. Coldplay – Life In Technicolor
3. James Morrison – Nothing Ever Hurt Like You
4. Bell X1 – The Great Defector
5. 311 – Hey You
6. MGMT – Kids
7. The Airborne Toxic Event – Sometime Around Midnight
8. Depeche Mode – Wrong
9. Elvis Costello – Complicated Shadows
10. U2 – Magnificent
11. My Morning Jacket – I’m Amazed
12. Bruce Springsteen – My Lucky Day
13. …

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WRXP 101.9 RXP New York City Playlist 04/27/09

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1. Bell X1 – The Great Defector
2. Ryan Adams & The Cardinals – Magick
3. U2 – Magnificent
4. –
5. 311 – Hey You
6. Kings Of Leon – Use Somebody
7. Kings Of Leon – Sex On Fire
8. Depeche Mode – Wrong
9. My Morning Jacket – I’m Amazed
10. Ray LaMontagne – You Are The Best Thing
11. Radiohead – House Of Cards
12. The Airborne Toxic Event – Sometime Around Midnight
13. Rocco DeLuca …

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WRXP 101.9 RXP New York City Playlist 04/19/09

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1. Bell X1 – The Great Defector
2. U2 – Magnificent
3. Snow Patrol – Crack The Shutters
4. Ryan Adams & The Cardinals – Magick
5. Bruce Springsteen – My Lucky Day
6. –
7. 311 – Hey You
8. Spoon – Don’t You Evah
9. Kings Of Leon – Use Somebody
10. MGMT – Kids
11. Ray LaMontagne – You Are The Best Thing
12. Kings Of Leon – Sex On Fire
13. Coldplay – Lovers In Japan/Reign …

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WRXP 101.9 RXP New York City Playlist 04/14/09

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1. Bruce Springsteen – My Lucky Day
2. Ryan Adams & The Cardinals – Magick
3. Bell X1 – The Great Defector
4. Snow Patrol – Crack The Shutters
5. Kings Of Leon – Use Somebody
6. U2 – Magnificent
7. The Killers – Spaceman
8. Live – Forever
9. The Derek Trucks Band – Down In The Flood
10. The Airborne Toxic Event – Sometime Around Midnight
11. MGMT – Kids
12. Coldplay – Lovers In Japan/Reign Of Love…