All posts tagged "news"

  • Country Legend Merle Haggard Dies At 79

    With his health in decline for many months, the news that Country music legend Merle Haggard has died was not unexpected, the fact that he passed on his 79th birthday was. According to his manager, Merle Haggard...

    • Posted April 6, 2016
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  • Bad Reed, Self-Titled EP Reviewed

    When a band puts out their first studio EP and there are only three songs on it, you hope that those three songs will get you excited, show what the band is all about, and leave you...

    • Posted April 3, 2016
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  • Easthills release 3rd Single today, “Holiday Women”

    The Easthills release third single “Holiday Women” from forthcoming album Song features special guests: guitarist Frank Hannon (of Tesla) & Neal Doughty (of REO Speedwagon) on piano New single is available now thru iTunes, Amazon, TheEasthills.com &...

    • Posted January 26, 2016
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  • James Moore, Author of “Your Band Is A Virus” On Making Music Promotion Work

    As we all know, the music business is not what it used to be. While it’s easier to record and upload your music to the masses, it’s not quite as easy to make a living doing it....

    • Posted December 1, 2015
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  • Window To Nowhere by Andre Chrys – Reviewed

    Andre Chrys is a Roots-Americana singer-songwriter out of Vancouver. Over his career, he has put in plenty of hard time by way of playing with bands and in clubs back and forth across Canada. It’s a good...

    • Posted November 10, 2015
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  • Southside Johnny and the Asbury Jukes @ Newton Theatre

    On an unseasonably warm November night in northwest New Jersey, the outside temperature was nothing compared to the fire being stoked onstage by Southside Johnny and the Asbury Jukes. The wonderfully intimate Newton Theatre played host to...

    • Posted November 9, 2015
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  • Boy From The Crowd’s EP “Where The Bees Come To Die” – Reviewed

    Hearing Boy From The Crowd for the first time is like watching primordial ooze spewing up from the depths of the earth. You’re not sure what it could be, but it’s fascinating and terrifying, and demands to...

    • Posted November 4, 2015
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  • Paula Boggs: A Taste of Seattle Brewed Soulgrass

    Paula Boggs is a musician. She has been a musician since she was very young. However just as John Lennon wrote “Life is what happens to you while you’re busy making other plans,” different life opportunities arose...

    • Posted October 27, 2015
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  • Samuel Claiborne’s “Love, Lust, and Genocide” Reviewed

    After listening to Love, Lust and Genocide,” the new album from poet and alternative rocker Samuel Claiborne, the first thing that came to mind was a line from Simon & Garfunkel’s “Sounds Of Silence.” “And the words...

    • Posted October 21, 2015
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  • “Smokin’ Voyages” from Space Apaches: New Rock with Old Influences

    As you go through “Entry,” the first 32 seconds of Smokin’ Voyages, you start thinking that maybe Space Apaches really is formed by cosmic interplanetary visitors, as they say in their bio. But then you hear the...

    • Posted October 20, 2015
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