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  • Jack White Reunited the Raconteurs, Brought Out Loretta Lynn in Nashville

    Jan 29

    Tonight, Jack White played a hometown show at the Bridgestone Arena in Nashville. During the set, he brought out some special guests: the reunited Raconteurs and Loretta Lynn. Thanks to Tyler King for the tip. The Raconteurs did their single "Steady As She Goes", and Lynn joined the band for her Van Lear Rose duet with White, "Portland, Oregon". Video has yet to surface from the show, but in the meantime, watch the videos for both songs below.

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  • Local acts needed for 3/26 at Velvet Lounge in #DC : http://ow.ly/I7O83 #gigging #DIY #gigs4u

    Jan 29

    Local acts needed for 3/26 at Velvet Lounge in #DC : http://ow.ly/I7O83 #gigging #DIY #gigs4u

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  • Crunk, DJ, Hip Hop, Rap, Reggae, Reggaeton acts needed for 3/20 at Gabe's in #IowaCity IA: http://ow.ly...

    Jan 29

    Crunk, DJ, Hip Hop, Rap, Reggae, Reggaeton acts needed for 3/20 at Gabe's in #IowaCity IA: http://ow.ly/I7Og2 #gigging #DIY #gigs4u

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  • Chance the Rapper, Donnie Trumpet and the Social Experiment Share "Nothing Came to Me" Video

    Jan 29

    Chance the Rapper is in a band called the Social Experiment, which features Chance, Donnie Trumpet (aka Nico Segal), Peter Cottontale, and Nate Fox. Their record Surf is forthcoming. In the meantime, they've shared a video called "Nothing Came to Me". It's a silent film that's under 90 seconds long, and it's scored by a Social Experiment instrumental. The short was directed by Jake Schreier and stars Cara Delevingne. Chance is listed as the "events coordinator" in the credits. Segal shared a...

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  • Holly Herndon and Mat Dryhurst Share "Recruit"

    Jan 29

    Holly Herndon and Mat Dryhurst have shared a new collaborative piece called "Recruit". It was commissioned by the London-based clothing brand Cottweiler for the presentation of their Autumn/Winter 2015 line. Listen above via RVNG Intl. Here's a statement from Dryhurst on the piece: "Recruit is a transition between environments. We answer a call, and travel to a dusty landscape where alarms, cicadas and voices swarm ominously in the wind. Improvised machinery recoils and...

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  • Lil Wayne Sues Birdman and Cash Money for $51 Million, Freedom From Label

    Jan 28

    After negotiations between the two parties fell apart, Lil Wayne has indeed filed a lawsuit against Cash Money, TMZ reports. Wayne and his lawyers have asked a judge to end his contract with Cash Money. They say Birdman and the label violated his contract by withholding the money he's owed for the months-delayed album Tha Carter V. In addition to freedom from his contract with the label, Wayne is reportedly suing for $51 million. He has also asked the judge to rule that he's the joint...

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  • Local Acoustic, Alt Country, Americana, Bluegrass, Folk acts needed for 4/4 at The Bridge (Columbia,...

    Jan 28

    Local Acoustic, Alt Country, Americana, Bluegrass, Folk acts needed for 4/4 at The Bridge (Columbia, MO): http://ow.ly/I7t22 #gigging

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  • Arcade Fire's Will Butler Shares "Anna" Video, Expands Tour

    Jan 28

    Arcade Fire's Will Butler has followed up "Take My Side" with "Anna", his latest single from his debut solo album Policy. Watch him dance while singing the track in a dark field below.  He's also expanded his recently announced tour. Check out the revised schedule below. Policy is out March 10 via Merge (and March 16 in Europe).  Read our new interview with Butler. Will Butler: 03-06 Boston, MA - TT the Bear's 03-07 Brooklyn, NY - Baby's All Right 03-12 Pittsburgh, PA - Brillobox 03-13...

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  • New all ages #livemusicvenue added to +Indie on the Move in Rockville, MD -@ampbystrathmore."AMP is ...

    Jan 28

    New all ages #livemusicvenue added to +Indie on the Move in Rockville, MD -@ampbystrathmore."AMP is all about live music and dining. Seating is typically cabaret style so that patrons can relax and enjoy dinner, drinks, and snacks while they enjoy live entertainment on stage. Fully seated, capacity is 250 seats, though some performances have space for standing (and dancing!) in the back of the room. Outside the 2,800 square foot concert space there is a 1,100 square foot bar space to...

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  • Reggae acts needed for summer 2015 dates at Treme (Islip, NY): http://ow.ly/I6ZRY #gigging #DIY #gigs4u...

    Jan 28

    Reggae acts needed for summer 2015 dates at Treme (Islip, NY): http://ow.ly/I6ZRY #gigging #DIY #gigs4u #LongIsland

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