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  • New all ages #livemusicvenue added to +Indie on the Move in #Orange CA - The Vault. This all ages, alcohol...

    Jun 29

    New all ages #livemusicvenue added to +Indie on the Move in #Orange CA - The Vault. This all ages, alcohol free venue hosts most shows on Friday and Saturday nights. All genres welcome: http://ow.ly/yzh6S The Vault

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  • Rick Ross Arrested for Missing Court Appearance

    Jun 29

    Rick Ross was arrested on Friday in Greensboro, North Carolina after his set at the SuperJam concert, the Associated Press reports. He was arrested for missing a court appearance for a 2013 marijuana misdemeanor charge. Greensboro Police Department spokeswoman Susan Danielsen told the AP that Ross was released on $1,000 bond.

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  • The Week In Music Commentary

    Jun 29

    SoundCloud Throws Out Baby With Bathwater? Nice App Design But Musicians Feel Screwed Indie Music Is Blowing The YouTube Streaming Contract Controversy Out Of Proportion Preparing for Reinvention: 3 Critical Success Factors for Copyright Reform Music Pricing: Hitting That Sweet Spot   Related articles Indie Musicians Get New Revenue Stream As YouTube Opens Partner Program To All The Week In Music Commentary

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  • The Libertines Reunite at Glasgow Barrowlands Show

    Jun 28

    The Libertines shortly before their June 28 show at Glasgow Barrowlands in Glasgow, Scotland, via guitarist Carl Barat's Twitter Tonight, the Libertines reunited for their first show in four years at Glasgow Barrowlands in Scotland: part one of a duo of smaller warm-up gigs scheduled in anticipation of the band's upcoming homecoming concert in London's Hyde Park. Pete Doherty and company tore through an extensive, twenty-song-plus set. Below, check out footage of the Libertines doing "Don't...

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  • Jazz acts needed for 8/20 at Bourbon & Branch in #Philadelphia PA: http://ow.ly/yyFxv #gigging #DIY ...

    Jun 28

    Jazz acts needed for 8/20 at Bourbon & Branch in #Philadelphia PA: http://ow.ly/yyFxv #gigging #DIY #gigs4u

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  • Acoustic and DJ acts needed for 7/4 at The Fire in #Philadelphia PA: http://ow.ly/yyFzR #gigging #DIY...

    Jun 28

    Acoustic and DJ acts needed for 7/4 at The Fire in #Philadelphia PA: http://ow.ly/yyFzR #gigging #DIY #gigs4u

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  • Local/regional Comedy, Folk, Indie, Punk, S/S acts needed for 7/19 at 50 Mason Social House in #SanFrancisco...

    Jun 28

    Local/regional Comedy, Folk, Indie, Punk, S/S acts needed for 7/19 at 50 Mason Social House in #SanFrancisco CA: http://ow.ly/yyJ6f #DIY

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  • Lana Del Rey and Warpaint Do Glastonbury: Watch

    Jun 28

    After video of yesterday's major Glastonbury Festival sets surfaced—including Arcade Fire, M.I.A., Interpol, Jonny Greenwood, and many others—the festival continued today. You can already check out highlights from Lana Del Rey and Warpaint's performances below. Check back here as more video highlights surface from Saturday at Glastonbury.  Lana Del Rey - "Ultraviolence": Warpaint - "Keep It Healthy": Warpaint - "Ashes to Ashes":

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  • Nicolas Jaar Shares New Track, "Consolation"

    Jun 28

    Photo by Francis Chung Nicolas Jaar tweeted that if Chile won their World Cup game against Brazil, he'd share a new track. Well, they lost, but it looks like he was feeling generous anyway. That's "Consolation", an edit of a track by the 1980s gospel soul group the Helen Hollins Singers.  It's also worth noting the art attached to the SoundCloud stream, which probably embodies how Jaar is feeling about that Chile loss: If chile wins I'm sharing a new track — Nicolas Jaar...

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  • M.I.A., Interpol, Jonny Greenwood, Lykke Li, Four Tet, Haim, Chvrches, tUnE-yArDs, Parquet Courts, Lily Allen Perform at Glastonbury: Watch

    Jun 28

    Glastonbury Festival kicked off last night, and of course, it featured sets from several huge artists. In addition to Arcade Fire's headlining set, there were sets from M.I.A., Interpol, Lykke Li, Four Tet, Haim, Chvrches, tUnE-yArDs, Parquet Courts, Lily Allen, De La Soul, Wild Beasts, and Courtney Barnett. Below, find video from those performances. Update: Also, find a clip of Jonny Greenwood performing Steve Reich's "Electric Counterpoint". M.I.A. - "Paper Planes": Interpol -...

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