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NEWS ROUNDUP 2/14/13

Today Jessie Ware covered Rihanna’s “Diamonds” on BBC Radio 1′s Live Lounge: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NS6kSagTixk

Lana Del Rey has unveiled her video for “Burning Desire”: http://youtu.be/hNcGgGMXXTs

Check out the 2013 Hangout Music Fest line up: http://hangoutmusicfest.com/lineup/  It includes Tom Petty, Kings Of Leon, The Shins, Ellie Goulding, Passion Pit and lots of other uber-talented cats. Speaking of Ellie Goulding, she recently performed “Anything Could Happen” on Jimmy Kimmel. Watch that one here: http://youtu.be/HTjgqJDaRJI

Justin Timberlake’s new video for “Suit & Tie”: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IsUsVbTj2AY

You can listen to a new song by The Knife on the Hype Machine: http://hypem.com/#!/track/1te8h/The+Knife+-+A+Tooth+For+An+Eye

IAMX’s crowdfunding on PledgeMusic will end tomorrow, February 15th at midnight London time. His PledgeMusic page: http://www.pledgemusic.com/projects/iamx

Requiem for the Dead’s new EP, Memories, is now available “everywhere.” Frontman Steven Juliano has posted links to the album on iTunes and Amazon, as well information about how to get signed copies, on his Facebook page.

Alice In Chains are calling their new album The Devil Put Dinosaurs Here. No kidding. They’re aiming for a May release.

Interesting interview with Grace Potter on Miami NewTimes blog: http://blogs.miaminewtimes.com/crossfade/2013/02/grace_potter_interview_nocturnals_miami.php

Mika will be doing a North American tour where he’ll play intimate venues accompanied by a guitarist and pianist.

Tegan & Sara are doing a series of track-by-track videos, talking about their new album Heartthrob on Pure Volume. Here’s the latest: http://www.purevolume.com/news/tegan-and-sara-heartthrob-video-track-by-track-exclusive

Danzig has announced a 25th Anniversary Tour. Here’s his Facebook post on that:

All dates will feature Danzig plus Danzig and Doyle performing the music of the Misfits.

Special Guests on these US dates are COC and The Agonist.

Wednesday, April 17- Las Vegas, NV- House of Blues

Friday, April 19- Denver, CO- Ogden Theater

Saturday, April 20- Albuquerque, NM- Sunshine Theater

Monday, April 22- Austin, TX- Stubb’s

Tuesday, April 23- Corpus Christi, TX- Concrete Street

Wednesday, April 24- Dallas, TX- Palladium

Friday, April 26- Phoenix, AZ- Marquee Theater

Saturday, April 27- Pomona, CA- Fox Theater

Sunday, April 28- Ventura, CA- Ventura Theater

Fan presales start Friday, February 15 at noon local time.

Use this link: http://tixx1.artistarena.com/danzig/

General onsale information will be coming very soon Check back here for exact onsale dates and times.

 

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A part-time entertainment journalist for over 15 years, Michael McCarthy was a columnist and contributing editor for the magazines Lollipop and LiveWire. He co-created and wrote for Cinezine, one of the '90's most popular movie E-zines. The only time he's not listening to music is when he's watching television shows and movies.

2 Comments to “NEWS ROUNDUP 2/14/13”

  1. Josh says:

    I’d go see that Danzig show.

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