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The Disco Biscuits just finished up a three-night run in Colorado last night with a big headlining gig at Red Rocks Park and Amphitheatre in Morrison. As expected the band rewarded the fans that stayed on through the Ogden Theater and busted out a bunch of the tunes that hadn't shown up during the run previously. Most notably in the...
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James Blake performed the first ever live-set at the new studio for Los Angeles public radio station KCRW on May 21. Blake performed a seven-song set of songs from his latest album, Assume Form, as well his hit song "Retrograde," and even a cover of the Joni Mitchell classic "A Case of You." The performance was followed by an interview with...
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Skrillex just dropped a new single today and he's going to be staying hella busy this upcoming summer, and his surprise set at Electric Daisy Carnival will give you a good idea of the type of stuff he'll be spinning at festivals this year. Check it.
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Diplo literally dropped in for his headlining set at Baltimore's InfieldFest on Saturday, May 18. https://twitter.com/PreaknessStakes/status/1129845507000549377?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw The ridiculously prolific DJ parachuted into the festival, following the U.S Navy's parachuting team, the Leap Frogs. Diplo went immediately from his landing to the stage, where he performed a full set for the festival-goers. https://www.instagram.com/p/Bx2f6HXB3CO/ The festival took place just before the 144th Preakness Stakes horse...
Southern rock band Gov't Mule have given fans a taste of what to expect on their upcoming live album/film combo, Bring On The Music - Live at The Capitol Theatre. The group released the first cut of their film featuring the track "Life Before Insanity." https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XKRYUs0MM-E&feature=youtu.be "I'm happy we included the song "Life Before Insanity," the title track of our third record,...
Good news comes in threes for fans of British electronic duo Underworld. The group has just announced a new single, a new album, and three new live show dates in Europe. This announcement marks the end of the duo's DRIFT project, a year-long experiment where the two produced new material each and every week. The new single is an extended and...
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ZZ Top is putting a new kind of show on stage with the announcement of their new musical, "Sharp Dressed Man." The musical will exclusively feature music from ZZ Top and all three members of the band are on board as executive producers. "We're excited about this fantastic project and look forward to hearing our music in a new innovative...
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Our lovable statesman and elder Peter Shapiro, owner of the Brooklyn Bowl, may be teaming up with Jerry Garcia's estate to create a Grateful Dead themed music venue in Chicago. When asked for official comment, Shapiro told Eater nothing more than "I love Chicago." As many of you know, this wouldn't be the first time Shapiro has teamed up with the...
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Just dropped on the Grateful Dead's official YouTube channel! "This is the opening sequence from one of the most famous, and highly regarded, Grateful Dead shows of all time, the Closing Of Winterland. With opening acts the New Riders of the Purple Sage and the Blues Brothers, the Dead didn't hit the stage until midnight, and played until the sun...
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A surprise Tyler the Creator concert in London last week was cancelled at the last minute due to overcrowding. The concert was meant to promote the new album IGOR which was released on Friday, May 17. Prior to the concert, Tyler was promoting the event with vague tweets that had him dancing in London with the caption "LONDON, IGOR,...
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The Wormtown Music Festival in Greenfield, Massachusetts has announced the lineup for its 21st annual iteration. The event is scheduled from Sept. 13-15 at Camp Kee-Wanee. Attendees can expect a diverse range of music from the 19 acts that have been announced, with more bands yet to be revealed. Headlining the festival will be Max Creek, John Medeski's Mad Skillet and...
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It might not fill the void left by Game of Thrones but it's sure to be worth a watch: Marilyn Manson has been cast in the upcoming HBO series The New Pope. The show itself is a sequel to The Young Pope from 2016 which starred Jude Law. While the new series is only loosely related to the original, fans...
Starting this weekend and just in time for summer festival season, SiriusXM announced earlier today that they're bringing back their exclusive limited-run Dave Matthews Band Radio channel. The channels launches this Friday, May 24 on Channel 30 and will be live through Sunday, September 15. In addition to playing music from the band's extensive career, including their indelible...
Power Funk band Turkuaz has just announced the release of twin EPs Afterlife Vol. 1 and Afterlife Vol. 2. The first volume dropped on Friday with the second expected to arrive sometime this summer. You can stream the first release below. https://open.spotify.com/album/0BUDeoh7rhBBBcffIqCi3G?si=cPa7n4YKQSm1TQz5cwp5qg The EPs carry heaps of brand new material, including two never before heard songs -- "Roll Away" and "Mojo Filter"...
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Trey Anastasio has shared an announcement today regarding the sad news that a former crew member passed away. As it turns out, this particular crew member is immortalized already in one of Trey's favorite Phish jam vehicles, "46 Days," so it's interesting to hear from Trey on this and ultimately a sad but heartfelt story. As you know the song...
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Madonna's closing performance at Eurovision 2019 came with a political statement regarding Israel and Palestine. The performance consisted of hits such as "Like a Prayer," as well as newer works like her track "Future" which was produced by Diplo and features Quavo. During "Future" at the performance, two dancers walk upstage holding hands, each wearing a flag -- one for...
Woodstock 50 has been brought back to life by new investors after Dentsu Aegis Network pulled their support in April. The event, a music festival honoring the 50th anniversary of the legendary Woodstock of 1969, was declared to be “cancelled” by Dentsu, but this is no longer the case. American investment bank, Oppenheimer & Co have stepped in to finance...
This year's spring incarnation of Joshua Tree Music Festival wrapped up recently and the crew behind the festival shared a nice message with their community: So much joy, smiles, hugs, tears, dancing and laughter. From the entire JTMF family, we are overwhelmed with the outpouring of love from our community. We invite you to join us once again, October 11-13,...
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The Melvins have announced an 10-week US tour that’s set to start in September of this year. Joining them on this tour will be American alt rock band Redd Kross, as well as the Swedish musician ShitKid. “Redd Kross and ShitKid are two of my favorites. We’ve already done fantastic European tours with both of these bands so I...
Lady Gaga surprised Apple employees on Friday when she performed as the secret headlining act for their celebration of the formal opening of Apple Park. Employees rushed to the center of Apple Headquarters campus where Gaga was performing under massive rainbow archways. Gaga was turning out nothing but the hits for the audience, including the award-winning song “Shallow” from A Star...
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DJ Khaled was the musical guest on last night's Saturday Night Live's season finale. He basically welcomed a massive entourage of special guests, including Lil Wayne, J Balvin, SZA, Meek Mill, and John Legend, all of whom played a part and joined him to perform two medleys of new material from his new album, Father of Asahd. Watch the clips...
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One of the most anticipated sets of this year's Electric Daisy Carnival was the Skream B2B Rusko set where they played an our of old school dubstep tracks, mixed like only these pros can, and some kind soul already posted the whole set from the front row. Stream the video here above. And don't miss these clips from the surprise...
After a sold-out, year-long critically acclaimed international tour, David Byrne’s American Utopia will play a strictly limited engagement on Broadway at the intimate Hudson Theatre from October 4, 2019 through January 19, 2020, with the official opening set for October 20, 2019. Pre-Broadway, David Byrne’s American Utopia will play 18 performances at Boston’s Emerson Colonial Theatre from September 11 through...
Grateful Dead drummer, percussionist and all-around rhythm devil Mickey Hart published an op-ed today on CNN imploring readers to consider the natural rhythms of nature and what we may be doing to damage it as a species. My fascination with the rhythms of our planet — and the universe beyond — goes way back, and exploring them has always been...
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Foo Fighters kick off Night #2 down in the Big Easy at The Fillmore New Orleans pretty soon here. Scroll down to see the setlist and any 'grams from the show below... Foo Fighters @ The Fillmore New Orleans 5.16.19
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Bonnaroo is excited to make the first of several announcements for the world famous SuperJam at the 2019 Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival. An indispensable highlight of the Bonnaroo lineup, 2019's live all-star collaboration will be directed by superstar DJ, producer and saxophone colossus GRiZ and dubbed "G.O.A.T. - A CELEBRATION OF MUSIC LEGENDS SUPERJAM WITH GRiZ," featuring contributions...
The Rolling Stones weren't the only high profile artist to reschedule a high-profile gig in New Orleans this spring. Foo Fighters were scheduled to be the first act to play and help open The Fillmore New Orleans, including even a special parade featuring the Foos around the Mardi Gras celebrations in February, but a similar injury sidelined Dave Grohl and...
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Wilco has announced their first foray into the destination music festival world with the announcement today that they'll be hosting Sky Blue Sky in Riviera Maya, Mexico, a four day festival featuring three nights of Wilco as the main act. Mark your calendars for Jan. 18 - 22, 2020 and tickets go on sale May 22 at 12p ET. Join...
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Keller Williams has announced a new album called Add set for release this upcoming May 31, 2019 and he's released a new single called "The Big One" today to help promote it. Check it out below. https://open.spotify.com/track/5hozxwvxGnuwoj1jlr4nMc Here's what he had to say in his newsletter: Add is the follow up to my instrumental release called Sans. I’m simply adding back in...
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Flying Lotus has released the official video for "More" featuring Anderson .Paak, that first banger single from his upcoming LP, Flamagra. The video was directed by Shinichiro Watanabe. For background on the collab, "Flying Lotus and Shinichiro Watanabe’s creative kinship was cultivated while working on BLADE RUNNER: BLACK OUT 2022, the mutual respect led to them collaborating on this video." The...
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Another Planet Entertainment, Superfly, and Starr Hill Presents are thrilled to share the daily lineups for Outside Lands 2019. Day one (Friday) will be featuring Twenty One Pilots, The Lumineers, and blink-182. Childish Gambino, Flume, Hozier and RL Grime get the top slots to round out Saturday, closing the festival on Sunday will be Paul Simon, Kygo, Anderson .Paak & The...
Shaky Knees Music Festival came through Atlanta this past weekend, welcoming headliners and upcoming talent to the area and a lineup that definitely got wide national attention. Our friend Charlie Timberlake was on hand to shoot the festival and he brought back galleries from tons of artists on the lineup. Check out each day of festival photography below... --Editor Shaky Knees...
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Rolling Stone has announced they'll be released their own version of popular music charts that people tend to follow Billboard for, and we're excited to see what may come of it and how they'll be released. The list of the charts they've announced are below, and the spoiler alerts are towards the end of that list with the news that...
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Widespread Panic has added two more shows for their 2019 itinerary, this time following up their beginning of August run in St. Augustine, Florida with two shows in Pensacola, Floria at the Pensacola Bay Center over Labor Day Weekend. Tickets for these two shows, set for August 31 and September 1, 2019, will go on sale this May 10th at...
Wu-Tang Clan has just confirmed a massive show for this year's Halloween celebration and will be hosting Halloween On The Rocks on 10/31/19. The hip-hop legends will bring their massive crew to Denver's Red Rocks Amphitheatre and will welcome Jedi Mind Tricks and Immortal Technique along for the show. More on this will likely get confirmed as it gets closer. Tickets...
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Madonna has announced her first tour dates in support of her upcoming release, Madame X, due out June 14th. The Madame X Tour will start on September 12th at the BAM Howard Gilman Opera House in New York City and will be there for seven shows to start. From there, Madge will move to Chicago for four nights there and...
Widespread Panic just finished up their headlining show at this year's New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival. The band brought out bass legend and co-founder of funk group The Meters, George Porter, Jr., and things couldn't have been funkier on stage for their antics during "I Walk On Guilded Splinters > Familiar Reality" during the sit-in. The band sounded great from...
Jazz Fest 50 is well underway! We're down here in New Orleans taking in the culture, sounds and culinary traditions of New Orleans' roots music festival that celebrates everything we think that's amazing about America, and our friend Jim Brock will be sharing some photos with us as the festival progresses. I'm heading to the grounds now, but we'll have...
SweetWater 420 Fest finished up on Sunday this past weekend down in Atlanta, and our friend Charlie Timberlake on hand to shoot photos from the festival each day. For the final day he brought back galleries from the Jason Isbell & the 400 Unit set and the Widespread Panic set, which is fitting considering that Isbell sat in with...
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Bruce Springsteen has just announced a new album due out soon called Western Stars. The legendary songwriter has been mostly busy in New York City with his Springsteen on Broadway run, but recently took to social media to tease some art work of famous scenes out West. Clearly all teasing the new album and now the name makes perfect sense. Bruce...
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LEVITATION returns November 7 - 10 for its 11th edition to downtown Austin, TX. Today, they're thrilled to announce the first round of confirmed shows and phase one of the 2019 lineup. LEVITATION 2019 will be held in multiple venues across downtown's Red River Cultural District and in East Austin, TX. This year, LEVITATION will expand 2018's format which previously...
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The full lineup of artists confirmed for this year's North Coast Music Festival has been announced! Set to return to downtown Chicago and for the first time at the city's Northerly Island music venue over the weekend of August 30-31, 2019, this year's festival will be headlined by Bassnectar, Major Lazer, Gorgon City, Flux Pavilion, Big Wild, Yung Bae, Ookay...
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The full lineup of musicians at this year's LIFE IS BEAUTIFUL 2019 has been announced! Set to return to downtown Las Vegas the weekend of September 20-23, 2019, this year's festival will be headlined by Post Malone, Chance The Rapper, The Black Keys, Billie Eilish, Vampire Weekend, Zedd, Lil Wayne and much much more. LIVE faves like Janelle Monae, JAUZ, and...
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Talk about a huge swampy sounding wet dream for psychedelic music fans with the news today that some serious trippy powerhouses are teaming up for some shows this summer. The Claypool Lennon Delirium will add itself onto a two week run with the Flaming Lips and they'll both be welcoming opening act Particle Kid. Check out the tour dates listed...
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SweetWater 420 Fest was kicking down in Atlanta this past weekend, and we were fortunate enough to have our friend Charlie Timberlake on hand to shoot photos from the festival each day. He was able to catch some amazing sets from The Avett Brothers and Joe Russo's Almost Dead on night one of the festival, and as for day...
There's a new festival announced today called THING set for Historic Fort Worden in Port Townsend, Washington over the weekend of August 24-25, 2019. Sasquatch founder Adam Zacks is behind the event. It was only teased as "A new thing. A fun thing. An arts thing. August 24 & 25. More soon..." and today's lineup makes it clear this is...
This past weekend marked the "high holiday" of April 20th and the return of SweetWater 420 Fest down in Atlanta. Our friend Charlie Timberlake was on hand to shoot photos from the festival and got some great shots of the incredible festival acts booked throughout the weekend. Following up the set from The Avett Brothers was Joe Russo's Almost Dead,...
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Tame Impala is starting their Monday following their headlining slots at this year's Coachella with more news of more tour dates to be playing around the United States. The band has added five dates to their summer tour, which you can see below. The band recently released the single "Borderline" which is due on their new LP to be released soon. New...
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This past weekend marked the "high holiday" of April 20th and the return of SweetWater 420 Fest down in Atlanta. Our friend Charlie Timberlake was on hand to shoot photos from the festival and got some great shots of the incredible festival acts booked throughout the weekend. Kicking things off for the fans on Friday night was The Avett Brothers....

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