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  • Local rock acts needed for 5/24 at Silvie's Lounge in #Chicago IL: http://ow.ly/wWUEu #gigging #DIY ...

    May 16

    Local rock acts needed for 5/24 at Silvie's Lounge in #Chicago IL: http://ow.ly/wWUEu #gigging #DIY #gigs4u

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  • New 21+ #livemusicvenue added to +Indie on the Move in Brook Park, OH - Front Row Bar and Grill. "Front...

    May 16

    New 21+ #livemusicvenue added to +Indie on the Move in Brook Park, OH - Front Row Bar and Grill. "Front Row Bar and Grill is your front row seat for sports, music and dining! We have a fully stocked bar, and live entertainment every weekend!" Live music is held Friday - Sunday nights with Sundays being reserved for Acoustic acts. All genres welcome: http://ow.ly/wW4Xh Front Row Bar and Grill

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  • New all ages #livemusicvenue added to +Indie on the Move in Worthington OH -@Natalie's Coal Fired Pizza...

    May 16

    New all ages #livemusicvenue added to +Indie on the Move in Worthington OH -@Natalie's Coal Fired Pizza and & Live Music. "Natalie’s is an intimate venue dedicated to providing a dynamic atmosphere for both artists and audiences alike. The space offers the combination of live music, old world New York style pizza made in a unique high temperature coal fired oven, classic cocktails made with freshly squeezed juices,  fine wines, and the best local and regional craft beers. The...

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  • New 21+ #livemusicvenue added to +Indie on the Move in #Cincinnati OH - MVP Sports Bar and Grille. Live...

    May 16

    New 21+ #livemusicvenue added to +Indie on the Move in #Cincinnati OH - MVP Sports Bar and Grille. Live music is primarily held on Friday and Saturday nights. All genres welcome: http://ow.ly/wW5zt MVP Sports Bar and Grille

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  • Local acts needed for 6/23 at Mission Tobacco Lounge in #Riverside CA: http://ow.ly/wW63z #gigging #...

    May 16

    Local acts needed for 6/23 at Mission Tobacco Lounge in #Riverside CA: http://ow.ly/wW63z #gigging #DIY #gigs4u

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  • Billy Corgan Shares Three Minutes of Experimental Solo Album Aegea, Gets His Wrestling Reality Show Picked Up

    May 16

    Update: In related Corgan news, Variety reports that AMC has ordered his reality show about his pro wrestling league Resistence Pro to series. It will feature eight hour-long episodes. The Smashing Pumpkins are releasing two albums in 2015, one of which features drumming by Tommy Lee. Earlier this week, Pumpkins grandmaster Billy Corgan released his own solo LP, the experimental Aegea, in a limited edition through his suburban Chicago tea shop Madame Zuzu's. It's already sold out, but you can...

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  • Chvrches, Spike Jonze, Kim Gordon, Pussy Riot, More Write Letters in Support of Jailed Occupy Wall Street Activist

    May 16

    Chvrches' Lauren Mayberry holding her letter Earlier this month, Occupy Wall Street activist Cecily McMillan was convicted of assaulting a New York police officer during a demonstration in 2012. She claimed she was acting in self-defense. McMillan faces up to seven years in prison, but nine of the 12 convicting jurors have asked the judge for leniency, claiming that they didn't realize the punishment would be so severe. In a letter to Judge Ronald A. Zweibel, the nine jurors asked that she not...

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  • Crafting a story for your music the fans and media won’t forget

    May 16

    One band’s story “We were a band of white boys from Ohio that hitch-hiked our way to New York to try and make it big. Needless to say, by the time we arrived we were completely broke. We had nothing but the gear we hadn’t pawned yet and the clothes on our back. So when […] The post Crafting a story for your music the fans and media won’t forget appeared first on DIY Musician Blog.

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  • The Roots Share Stop Motion Animated "Understand" Video

    May 16

    The Roots have shared the video for "Understand" from their new album ...And Then You Shoot Your Cousin, which is out next week. The stop motion animation video is directed by Joe Baughman, and details a crazy adventure starring a sentient $100 bill, among other inanimate objects come to life. Watch it below, via Okay Player. You can also stream ...And Then You Shoot Your Cousin on Pitchfork Advance until May 18. Revisit our "Paper Trail" interview with ?uestlove.

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  • Morrissey Denies That He's on Twitter

    May 16

    Stop me if you think you've heard this one before: Someone on the internet isn't who they claim to be. Earlier this week, the Twittersphere was set abuzz when Morrissey apparently started Tweeting. A representative for Morrissey even confirmed to Pitchfork that it was, in fact, Morrissey behind @itsmorrissey.  However, it seems it was too good to be true. Morrissey has released a statement to True to You in which he disavows the Twitter's authenticity, saying it was started by someone else....

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