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  • Band Website Inspiration: face to face

    May 22

    Each week we highlight one of our favorite sites using Bandzoogle to give you some inspiration for your own music website!

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  • The Cure's Robert Smith Covers the Twilight Sad's "There's A Girl in The Corner"

    May 22

    Photo by Kirstie Shanley The Cure's Robert Smith has shared a cover of "There's a Girl in The Corner", which appears on the Twilight Sad's 2014 album Nobody Wants To Be Here and Nobody Wants To Leave. The song will serve as the B-side to the band's new single from the album, "It Was Never The Same", out June 15 via Fatcat. Listen to the track below via The Guardian.

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  • AM NEWS BRIEF: Line Tests $2 Music Service • YouTube Extends Music Key Beta • Hype Machine Integrity • More

    May 22

    Friday 5.22.2015 Music Business News & Views From Around The Web Updated continuously under our More News tab. CLICK HERE 

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  • Big Star's Jody Stephens Starts New Band Those Pretty Wrongs, Shares "Lucky Guy"

    May 22

    Jody Stephens is Big Star's original drummer—the sole surviving founding member of the band. This summer, he's releasing a 7" with his new band Those Pretty Wrongs. It's a duo featuring Stephens and Luther Russell (of the Freewheelers). "Lucky Guy" b/w "Fool of Myself" is out June 2 via Burger. Listen to the A-side above. The project started when Stephens was asked to perform Big Star songs to support screenings of the documentary Big Star: Nothing Can Hurt Me. He asked Russell to join him...

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  • Sicko Mobb Release Mulah

    May 22

    Sicko Mobb, the Chicago rap duo of Lil Ceno and Lil Trav, released their last mixtape Super Saiyan Vol. 2 last month. Today, they've followed it up with another one. This one's called Mulah. Listen below via Red Bull Sound Select and Fake Shore Drive. Download it here. Read our recent "Rising" interview with Sicko Mobb.

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  • Acoustic Singer-Songwriter acts needed for 7/2 at The Viper Room in West #Hollywood CA: http://ow.ly...

    May 22

    Acoustic Singer-Songwriter acts needed for 7/2 at The Viper Room in West #Hollywood CA: http://ow.ly/NgGTb #gigging #DIY #gigs4u

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  • Todd Terje Previews It's It's Remix Time Time EP

    May 22

    On July 10, Todd Terje will release It's It's Remix Time Time—a four-song companion piece to It's Album Time. It features remixes from French house hero Pépé Bradock, Joakim, and Eric Duncan. As Stereogum points out, you can stream samples (significantly longer than 30 seconds!) of all four tracks over at Deejay. On July 18, Terje is playing this year's Pitchfork Music Festival at Union Park in Chicago. Check out Todd Terje: 15 Essential Rarities. It's It's Remix Time Time: 01 Inspector...

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  • New 21+ #livemusicvenue added to +Indie on the Move in #Phoenix AZ - Kimmyz Tatum Point. Live music ...

    May 22

    New 21+ #livemusicvenue added to +Indie on the Move in #Phoenix AZ - Kimmyz Tatum Point. Live music is held Thursday - Saturday nights. Cover bands only: http://ow.ly/Ngwrp Kimmyz Tatum Point

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  • Local Alt, Ambient, Classic Rock, Hard Rock, Indie, Rock acts needed for 8/6 at Legends in #Cincinnati...

    May 22

    Local Alt, Ambient, Classic Rock, Hard Rock, Indie, Rock acts needed for 8/6 at Legends in #Cincinnati OH: http://ow.ly/NgwAg #gigging 

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  • Caribou Shares New Daphni Track During Jon Hopkins' BBC Radio 1 Residency

    May 22

    Photo by Thomas Neukum During the latest installment of his BBC Radio 1 Residency, Jon Hopkins welcomed co-host Dan Snaith, aka Caribou. During the show, Snaith shared an untitled new Daphni track. Listen here at the 27-minute mark. During the show, Snaith revealed that the song was created to play during his New Year's Day live sets with Four Tet. He joked that it was "sloppily put together and poorly mixed". "I'm sold," replied Hopkins. Later, they talked about Snaith growing a beard and...

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