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Dirty Three announce North American tour in support of Toward The Low Sun

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Toward The Low Sun is the first release by the Dirty Three in 7 years.  Their last release, the vastly underrated Cinder, was released on Touch and Go Records back in 2005.  Toward The Low Sun marks the first time that the band has released an album on Drag City.  The band has decided to strike out and play some dates around ...

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Jack White and Karen Elson Announce Divorce, Throw Party

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Jack White and Karen Elson announced today that they are getting divorced, and they would like you to come to their divorce party. They wrote this letter to their fans: “We remain dear and trusted friends and co-parents to our wonderful children Scarlett and Henry Lee. We feel so fortunate for the time we have shared and the time we ...

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What’s New with Band of Horses?

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Band of Horses has confirmed support acts for the various legs of its fall North American tour, which commences September 24 at the Greek Theater in Berkeley CA and will include stops at Los Angeles’ Greek Theater, Chicago’s Riviera Theater and an Oct. 29 homecoming gala at the North Charleston Performing Arts Center in Charleston SC, as well as stops ...

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Brooklyn-based rockers Nude Beach sign to Other Music Recording Co.; stream two new songs off their upcoming album, II, due in August

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According to their press release: “Growing up in the bucolic waterfront village of Northport, NY, Chuck Betz, Ryan Naideau and Jimmy Shelton played punk rock together since high school, in a succession of bands more than happy to set up at any house party, BBQ or makeshift venue that would have them. The familiar strain of classic rock is the go-to ...

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Bon Iver to play Radio City Music Hall

Bon Iver, Fall Creek Wisconsin, August, 2010. ..Photo by D.L. Anderson

Following their European summer tour, Bon Iver will play a pair of shows at New York City’s Radio City Music Hall.  Tickets for the September 19 and 20 performances go on sale today. Tour Dates: 05/21/12 Edmonton, AB – Northern Alberta Jubilee w/ The Staves- SOLD OUT 05/22/12 Calgary, AB – MacEwan Hall w/ The Staves- SOLD OUT 05/23/12 Calgary, ...

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Freelance Whales Release ‘Benefit For Japan’ EP (Free Download)

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Freelance Whales Release Benefit For Japan EP Indie artists Freelance Whales recently reached out to Sweet Relief Musicians Fund to offer support in their ongoing fundraising campaign for the Japan Disaster Relief initiative. Their collaborative efforts resulted in a new Freelance Whales Benefit For Japan EP. 100% of the funds raised from the EP will be donated to the Japan ...

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