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  • New 21+ #livemusicvenue added to +Indie on the Move in #Atlanta GA - Aisle 5. "AISLE 5 is a new music...

    Sep 9

    New 21+ #livemusicvenue added to +Indie on the Move in #Atlanta GA - Aisle 5. "AISLE 5 is a new music venue/bar/restaurant in Atlanta's Little Five Points district." Live music can be held any night of the week. All genres welcome: http://ow.ly/Biio4 Aisle 5

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  • New all ages #livemusicvenue added to +Indie on the Move in Greenville, TX - Blue Mesquite Grill. Live...

    Sep 9

    New all ages #livemusicvenue added to +Indie on the Move in Greenville, TX - Blue Mesquite Grill. Live music can be held Wednesday - Saturday nights with Wednesdays typically being open mic. Acoustic, Americana, Blues, Folk, Jazz, S/S: http://ow.ly/BiiLr Blue Mesquite Grill

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  • Do you think rock is dead? (Gene Simmons does)

    Sep 9

    People have been lamenting the death of rock for decades. Now KISS frontman Gene Simmons, in an interview with Esquire, has declared that “rock is finally dead.” Long live rock. But what’s the postmortem? According to Simmons, “Rock did not die of old age. It was murdered.” By file-sharing, downloading, freemium business models, and a […] The post Do you think rock is dead? (Gene Simmons does) appeared first on DIY Musician Blog.

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  • A$AP Rocky Jumps on Sam Smith's "I'm Not the Only One"

    Sep 9

    Earlier today, BBC Radio One's Zane Lowe broadcast a new version of Sam Smith's "I'm Not the Only One"—a single from his smash debut In the Lonely Hour—featuring A$AP Rocky. It features some Beyoncé references. Hear it above. Revisit the video for "I'm Not the Only One": Here's A$AP Rocky's appearance on Pitchfork.tv's "Selector" series:

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  • Mark Kozelek Selling "ALL YOU FUCKIN' HILLBILLIES SHUT THE FUCK UP" T-Shirt

    Sep 9

    Photo by Tonje Thilesen Over the weekend, Sun Kil Moon's Mark Kozelek called a rowdy Raleigh, North Carolina audience a bunch of "fuckin' hillbillies" for not being quiet during his set, and told the crowd to "shut the fuck up". Now, you can commemorate the event with a t-shirt that Kozelek's label, Caldo Verde, is selling on their website. It reads "All You Fuckin' Hillbillies Shut The Fuck Up". Before anyone gets upset, I should mention that the tee in question is $18 and will be...

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  • Apple Gives New U2 Album FREE To All iTunes Customers

    Sep 9

    UPDATED:  U2 used today's Apple event to debut a single "The Miracle (of Joey Ramone)" live on stage and announce that their  new album "Sons Of Innocence" was now available free to more than 500 million iTunes customers in 119 countries. The previously unreleased album will be exclusively available on Apple's iTunes and streaming on iTunes Radio and Beats Music through October 13th. A physical release with more tracks will follow in mulitple formats. "The album is already in your iTunes...

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  • U2 Surprise Release New Album Songs of Innocence for Free on iTunes

    Sep 9

    At an Apple event held today in Cupertino, California, U2 both announced and released their new album, Songs of Innocence. (That's the cover, above.) The follow up to 2009's No Line on the Horizon is available for free, right now, for anyone who uses iTunes, iTunes Radio, or Beats Music. It will be an Apple exclusive until October 13, when it will receive a physical release. You can watch an ad for the album here. At the Apple event, U2 performed the album's first track, "The Miracle (of Joey...

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  • Stream New Releases From Blake Mills, Vessel, Myrkur, So Cow, and Lee Gamble Via Advance

    Sep 9

    Singer/songwriter Blake Mills is best known as a long-time collaborator of Fiona Apple's—the two toured together last fall–as well as for working with Haim, Conor Oberst, Julian Casablancas, Sky Ferreira, Cass McCombs, and more. He releases his new album Heigh Ho on September 16 via Verve/Record Collection. Apple guests on the album's lead single "Don't Tell Our Friends About Me". Jon Brion, Mike Elizondo, Don Was, Benmont Tench, and...

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  • David Bowie to Release New Songs “Sue (Or in a Season of Crime)” and "Tis a Pity She’s a Whore" Along With Career-Spanning Compilation

    Sep 9

    It's been 50 years since David Bowie's first recording. Last year, he ended a decade of silence with The Next Day, and now, Bowie has announced a sweeping retrospective bearing the title Nothing has Changed. (It's named after a lyric from Heathen opener “Sunday”.) It will feature a brand new single, “Sue (Or in a Season of Crime)”, recorded specifically for the comp alongside longtime collaborator Tony Visconti. The compilation and the "Sue" limited edition 10" and digital download will be...

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  • AM NEWS BRIEF: Apple Event + U2, Free Demi Lovato, Snapchat Premiers, Grooveshark, Hyperlapse & More

    Sep 9

    TUESDAY 9.9.2014 Music Business News & Views From Around The Web  CLICK HERE  Updated Continuously @ Hypebot's More News Tab 

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