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  • Jessie Ware Shares "Tough Love" Video

    Jul 8

    Today Jessie Ware shared the video for her new single "Tough Love", a clip that matches that song's slow-burning aesthetic. Watch it below.  

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  • How to Dress Well, Four Tet, Jamie xx, tUnE-yArDs, Foxygen Added to Pitchfork Music Festival Paris

    Jul 8

    We're happy to announce several additions to this year's Pitchfork Music Festival Paris, which returns to Grande Halle de La Villette from October 30 to November 1. Newly added to the bill are How to Dress Well, Four Tet, Jamie xx, tUnE-yArDs, Foxygen, and Kaytranada. They join a lineup that already includes Belle and Sebastian, Mogwai, Caribou, James Blake, St. Vincent, Chvrches, Future Islands, the War on Drugs, Perfect Pussy, Ought, MØ, and more.  Single-day passes are now available for...

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  • Conor Oberst Says He Was Dropped From His Label After Rape Allegation

    Jul 8

    Conor Oberst recently released his solo album, Upside Down Mountain, through a new label home, Nonesuch. However, in months leading to the album, Oberst dealt with some unexpected allegations from his Bright Eyes days. A woman claimed, in the comments section of an XOJane article, that Oberst raped her in 2003 after a show—though unsubstantiated, the claim spread on Tumblr. Oberst took legal action, stating that he would sue her for defamation. He claimed his reputation had been damaged by her...

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  • How Streaming Effects Digital Music Sales [CHART]

    Jul 8

    click on image to enlarge Related articles Billboard Finally Adds Spotify, Rhapsody, Digital Streaming To Chart Streaming Fuels Digital Music Growth [CHART] First UK music charts to include streaming figures released 'Frozen,' Pharrell's 'Happy' Top Mid-Year Charts As Album Sales, Digital Downloads Decrease

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  • AraabMuzik Shares "Litt", Co-Produced by A-Trak

    Jul 8

    Next week, AraabMuzik will release the sequel to 2013's For Professional Use Only. For Professional Use Only 2 features his previously shared remix of Lana Del Rey's "Summertime Sadness". Today, he's shared "Litt", which was co-produced by A-Trak. Listen above, and check out the album's full tracklist below. In addition to A-Trak, the tracklist includes production credits from A$AP Ty Beats and Killa Traxx. It's out July 15 via Duke Productions. For Professional Use Only 2: 01 Summer...

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  • White Lung Share "In Your Home" Video

    Jul 8

    White Lung have shared the video for "In Your Home", from the newly released Deep Fantasy. Directed and produced by Justin Gradin and Ben Jacques, it shows a number of deranged doppelgangers posing as the band, while White Lung themselves ride a bunch of fake horses before returning to perform toward the end. Watch it below. They've also announced a round of new tour dates. Check out the full schedule below. Read our interview with White Lung.  White Lung: 07-22 San Francisco, CA -...

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  • Insane Clown Posse's Lawsuit Against FBI Dismissed

    Jul 8

    Earlier this year, Insane Clown Posse filed a lawsuit against the FBI and U.S. Justice Department, insisting that the government's decision to classify their fan base—the infamous Juggalos—as a "loosely organized hybrid gang" in a 2011 FBI report was "unwarranted and unlawful." Now, the case has been dismissed by Detroit federal judge Robert Cleland, The Boston Globe reports.  Cleland stated that the government wasn't responsible for the actions of local law enforcement using the report. The...

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  • AM NEWS BRIEF: TubeMogul IPO, xBox Music App Dev, Music Vault + YouTube, Boomrat & More

    Jul 8

    TUESDAY 7.8.2014 Music Business News & Views From Around The Web  CLICK HERE  Updated Continuously @ Hypebot's More News Tab 

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  • New all ages #livemusicvenue added to +Indie on the Move in #Bridgeport CT - BRYAC Restaurant. "Black...

    Jul 8

    New all ages #livemusicvenue added to +Indie on the Move in #Bridgeport CT - BRYAC Restaurant. "Black Rock Yacht & Athletic Club opened in April, 2012. It's designed to make patrons feel like captains. Modeled after boat-club eateries that owner Mike Andre visited sailing from Key West up to Block Island, BRYAC offers seafood, pub fare, live music and fun times!" Live music is held Tuesday - Sunday nights with Wednesdays always being reserved for the house funk band. Most...

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  • Charli XCX Performs "Boom Clap" on "Seth Meyers"

    Jul 8

    Photo by Pooneh Ghana On last night's episode of "Late Night With Seth Meyers", Charli XCX was the musical guest. She performed her new track "Boom Clap" from the Fault In Our Stars soundtrack, which you can watch below.  Read our Guest List with Charli XCX. Watch her give a tour of her studio in a recent episode of Pitchfork Weekly:

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