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  • New 21+ #livemusicvenue added to +Indie on the Move in #Brooklyn NY - Rough Trade NYC. They can host...

    Jul 16

    New 21+ #livemusicvenue added to +Indie on the Move in #Brooklyn NY - Rough Trade NYC. They can host live music any night of the week. All genres welcome: http://ow.ly/zfkGo Rough Trade NYC

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  • Local Blues, Rock acts needed for 8/9 at Throne Room in #Chicago IL: http://ow.ly/zfkOP #gigging #DIY...

    Jul 16

    Local Blues, Rock acts needed for 8/9 at Throne Room in #Chicago IL: http://ow.ly/zfkOP #gigging #DIY #gigs4u

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  • Gussy's Bar in #Queens NY is seeking local acts for upcoming dates in August & September: http://ow.ly...

    Jul 16

    Gussy's Bar in #Queens NY is seeking local acts for upcoming dates in August & September: http://ow.ly/zfkXS #gigging #DIY #gigs4u

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  • New all ages #livemusicvenue added to +Indie on the Move in #Moscow ID - One World Cafe. "We are a locally...

    Jul 16

    New all ages #livemusicvenue added to +Indie on the Move in #Moscow ID - One World Cafe. "We are a locally owned coffee shop that serves locally roasted beans from Landgrove Coffee out of Troy, ID." Live music is typically held on Friday nights, with the first Friday of the month being reserved for open mic. All genres welcome: http://ow.ly/zeWs9 One World Cafe

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  • New all ages #livemusicvenue added to +Indie on the Move in #Bellingham WA - Make.Shift. "Make.Shift...

    Jul 16

    New all ages #livemusicvenue added to +Indie on the Move in #Bellingham WA - Make.Shift. "Make.Shift Art Space is a DIY art and music venue dedicated to innovative, alternative and unusual art and music. The 8,000-square-foot space includes an art gallery, live all-ages music venue and 18 individual art and music studios. Here we provide a home for painters, printmakers, photographers, sculptors, musicians, and whoever else needs an affordable place to make a mess and show it off...All...

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  • The Bug Shares "Void" Featuring Grouper's Liz Harris and "Function" Featuring Roll Deep's Manga

    Jul 16

     The Bug's new album Angels & Devils features contributions from artists such as Death Grips, Grouper's Liz Harris, Gonjasufi, and more. It'll be out August 26 via Ninja Tune. Previously, he shared "Save Me" featuring Gonjasufi and "Fuck a Bitch" featuring Death Grips. Now, he's released "Void", which features Harris, and "Function", which features Roll Deep's Manga. Listen below.

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  • Drake Pays $100,000 to Rappin' 4-Tay for Ripping Off "Playaz Club" Lyrics on YG's "Who Do You Love"

    Jul 16

    Drake has settled a dispute with another rapper over copied lyrics, TMZ reports. It began when Drake's verse on YG's "Who Do You Love" mimicked lines from Rappin' 4-Tay's 1994 song, "Playaz Club". Rappin' 4-Tay never filed a lawsuit, but according to his manager, Drake's label paid $100,000 to settle the burgeoning beef. Rappers referencing old songs in their lyrics is no new trend, but it's hard to argue with a six-figure payday.  Listen to both songs below. "Who Do You Love": "Playaz...

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  • Local/regional acts needed for 8/21 at The Palace Lounge in #Missoula MT: http://ow.ly/zeNPu #gigging...

    Jul 16

    Local/regional acts needed for 8/21 at The Palace Lounge in #Missoula MT: http://ow.ly/zeNPu #gigging #DIY #gigs4u

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  • Stream Hyperdub's Second 10th Anniversary Compilation on Pitchfork Advance

    Jul 16

    Hyperdub recently released Hyperdub 10.1 (which was named Best New Music), the first of four compilations celebrating the label's 10th anniversary. Now, they're set to release Hyperdub 10.2, the second compilation, on July 21. It features music from Burial, the late DJ Rashad, label founder Kode9, Dean Blunt and Inga Copeland, Cooly G, and others. Ghostface Killah appears on a Morgan Zarate track, and Dâm-Funk is featured on an Ikonika track. Stream it here, via Pitchfork Advance. It's...

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  • How to make album art videos for your songs on YouTube

    Jul 16

    Indie musicians are earning more and more money from the usage of their music on YouTube. Every quarter, the amount of YouTube ad revenue that CD Baby pays to artists grows impressively. The giant video streaming platform has already become the go-to destination for younger music fans, and older listeners are catching up quick. That’s why your […] The post How to make album art videos for your songs on YouTube appeared first on DIY Musician Blog.

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