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Grandchildren Premiere Debut Single “Saturn Returns”

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In Grandchildren, every memory is a montage of sound. The beat-driven, orchestral-pop epics play like an audio scrapbook of memories from songwriter Aleks Martray’s life. Martray, the son of a high-ranking military officer, and Grandchildren’s creator, was born on a US army base in Germany and raised on both sides of the Atlantic. “I was restless from a really young ...

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Everything Everything Premieres New Single, Sells Out UK

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Is it just me, or do Everything Everything look like if the Jonas Brothers had a children with the Beatles?  I’m just getting into this band, who kind of mixes Britpop with punk, throws in some harmonies, then throws in about five gallons of sheer weird awesomeness.  I just can’t get enough of “Photoshop Handsome”. Imagine a band who fuse ...

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Blitzen Trapper Announce New Album

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Indie rockers Blitzen Trapper has announced that they will be releasing a new album on Sub Pop Records on September 13, 2011. The album, titled American Goldwing, will be full of the introspective and striking storytelling that countless critics have fallen in love with. Beginning July 19th in Salt Lake City, Blitzen Trapper will head out on a North American ...

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Toro Y Moi – “June 2009″ Review

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Artist: Toro Y Moi Album: June 2009 Label: Carpark Records When you hear that an artist has gone back and officially compiled/re-released some of their early singles and tour only songs, it can seem to be just a quick cash grab and a sign of creative indifference. And with that in mind, it was hard to approach June 2009, the ...

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Indie Music News: Pepper Rabbit Announce New Album: ‘Red Velvet Snow Ball’

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Indie Music News: Pepper Rabbit Announce New Album: Red Velvet Snow Ball Since Pepper Rabbit’s debut album Beauregard was released last fall, the band has been touring nonstop, with the likes of Passion Pit, Freelance Whales, Miniature Tigers, and Ra Ra Riot.  The duo made up of Xander Singh and Luc Laurent, is now pleased to announce the release of their ...

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Dinosaur Jr.: New Album Coming Sept. 18 ‘I Bet on Sky’ – Announce Tour Dates

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Indie rockers Dinosaur Jr. have announced their third album together since the original trio got back together in 2005, I Bet on Sky, will be coming out on September 18. This is the band’s 10th studio album since their debut on Homestead Records in 1985. J Mascis, Lou Barlow, and Murph have taken everything they’ve learned from the various projects ...

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New Bright Eyes Album Coming Out Soon: ‘The People’s Key’

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Bright Eyes will release The People’s Key on February 15th 2011 on Saddle Creek. The People’s Key – the band’s seventh studio album – is the eagerly awaited follow-up to 2007’s acclaimed Cassadaga. In support of the album Bright Eyes can announce two very special shows next year: Radio City Music Hall in New York City on March 9th and ...

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