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NEWS: THE WYTCHES TO PLAY THREE SPECIAL SHOWS ON ALBUM LAUNCH DAY

FROM THE WYTCHES E-MAIL: To celebrate the launch of our debut album ‘Annabel Dream Reader’, we’re playing three special shows on the day of release, Monday 25th August. Starting in London, we’ll be playing an acoustic set at the The Old Operating Theatre Museum and Herb Garret, then onto Bermondsey Village Hall which is a five minute walk...
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NEWS: NEON TREES ANNOUNCE FALL TOUR, FESTIVAL DATES

PRESS RELEASE LOS ANGELES, CA - August, 18 2014 - Neon Trees will kick off the “First Things First Tour” with a trio of California shows, playing Bakersfield’s Majestic Fox Theatre on September 29, The Observatory in Santa Ana on September 30 and Santa Clara’s Leavey Center on October 1. The run will include  a...
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LANA DEL REY ANNOUNCES NEW SINGLE

LANA DEL REY NEW SINGLE  ‘ULTRAVIOLENCE’ RELEASE DATE 18TH AUGUST ‘Lana Del Rey’s latest incarnation is a triumph’- The Times ‘She’s amongst the best the 21st century has to call its own’ – Clash Music [PRESS RELEASE} 7 million albums sold to date. 12 million singles sold to date. 1 billion video views...
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A HEARTFELT LETTER FROM MEG (OF MEG & DIA FAME)

Meg, one half of Meg & Dia, sent out the following e-mail to subscribers of her Chandler The Robot newsletter early this afternoon. We found it touching and even inspiring and thought you might, too… My guitar teacher gave me a blues lick that I have been practicing at half speed for two...
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E-MAIL FROM ST. VINCENT

St. Vincent sent out an e-mail to all of her newsletter subscribers today.  We thought we’d post it in case any fans aren’t subscribed and would like to read it…   “Hello, good people of the St. Vincent newsletter! Lots of planes, trains, and automobiles since last we spoke. I’m currently at a...
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NEWS ALERT: TRICKY TO RELEASE NEW ALBUM


Tricky fans -- like our editor -- have a lot to celebrate today. Tricky has just unleashed a brand-new track called "Nicotine Love'" featuring Francesca Belmonte, which you can listen to above (obviously). And it's quite the song... a throbbing, almost EDM-flavored track that...
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BUTCHER BABIES announce Headlining Dates

Love is Pop favorite Butcher Babies have announced a headlining tour called “No One Can Hear You Scream tour 2014.”  The Babies are fresh off the REVOLVER MAGAZINE Golden Gods Tour with Black label Society, so you can be sure all of their claws are sharpened and ready to rip you to shreds. ...
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NEWS: MASTODON TO ACCEPT BITCOIN

PRESS RELEASE: June 11, 2014 - (BURBANK, CA) – Today, the world’s leading bitcoin payment processor, BitPay, announced a partnership with Reprise Records’ artist, Mastodon, making them the first major label band to accept bitcoin through BitPay. Mastodon’s new album, Once More ‘Round the Sun, is scheduled for release on June 24th and will be available...
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PRESS RELEASE: KIMBRA TO RELEASE: THE GOLDEN ECHO

PRESS RELEASE: June 10th, 2014 – Burbank, CA – Grammy-Award winning singer Kimbra will release a new album, entitled The Golden Echo, on August 19th via Warner Bros. Records. The album is available for pre-order on all participating retailers today. Those who pre-order will receive three instant downloads of the album tracks “Love In High Places,” “90s Music,” and “Nobody...
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