AWOLNATION Performs on Leno Friday, October 28, Begins Tour Artist Spotlight

AWOLNATION Performs on Leno Friday, October 28, Begins Tour

No Comments 17 October 2011

AWOLNATION has announced they will be the musical guest on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, Friday, October 28, performing the soaring hit single “Sail,” from their debut album Megalithic Symphony (Red Bull Records).

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Grace Potter & the Nocturnals Webcast October 20

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Grace Potter & the Nocturnals Webcast October 20

No Comments 17 October 2011

Rising star Grace Potter has teamed up with Green Mountain Coffee to help spread the word about the importance of Fair Trade, a global movement to alleviate poverty and provide a higher quality of life to people in farming communities worldwide.

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Pitchfork ‘Rising’ Artist Grimes Announces New Album

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Pitchfork ‘Rising’ Artist Grimes Announces New Album

No Comments 17 October 2011

“There is a powerful harmony in Grimes. It is a project that is both musical and visual, embodying the arts of 2D, performance, dance, video and sound. Claire Boucher weaves these together to a strong rhythmic effect, “the marriage between the voice of a human and the heartbeat of a machine” [Bullett Magazine].

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‘George Harrison: Living In The Material World’

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‘George Harrison: Living In The Material World’

1 Comment 16 October 2011

Martin Scorsese’s epic three-and-a-half-hour documentary, George Harrison: Living in the Material World, is a tender exploration of what sets George Harrison apart, both in his work and life.

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Sonic Youth Co-Founders Moore, Gordon Split Up

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Sonic Youth Co-Founders Moore, Gordon Split Up

No Comments 16 October 2011

Sonic Youth co-founders Thurston Moore and Kim Gordon have separated after 27 years of marriage and the future of the noise-rock band is uncertain, its label’s parent company said on Saturday.

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Americana Music Awards: Avett Brothers, Buddy Miller, Mumford and Sons, Robert Plant Winners

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Americana Music Awards: Avett Brothers, Buddy Miller, Mumford and Sons, Robert Plant Winners

No Comments 15 October 2011

Singer and guitarist Buddy Miller was the night’s big winner, taking home two awards, for Artist of the Year and for Instrumentalist of the Year. Robert Plant was recognized for Album of the Year for his band’s 2010 disc Band of Joy.

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My Dad, the Revolutionary Disciple of Indie Rock

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My Dad, the Revolutionary Disciple of Indie Rock

No Comments 15 October 2011

When his brothers formed British Sea Power, Roy Wilkinson became band manager and their dad became their No 1 fan. But his zealotry was overpowering, and finally Roy had to choose between rock and fatherhood.

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