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  • Mew Share "Witness"

    Apr 10

    Mew have shared "Witness", another song from their forthcoming album +-. "Witness" follows the previously shared "Satellites" and "Water Slides". +- is out April 27. Watch the "Water Slides" video:

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  • Bono Joins New $3 Billion TPG Investment Fund As Special Advisor

    Apr 10

    Just as U2 heads out on a major tour, frontman Bono is adding to his resume as special advisor to a major new tech investment fund; and this isn't the first time he's dabbled at tech. U2 frontman Bono has accepted the role of special adviser to a new $3 billion growth fund currently raised by equity fund investor David Bonderman's TPG Capital, according to the NY The Post. Bono has also reportedly invested $3 million of his own money in TPG owned carpooling service Ride. Actor and tech...

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  • Next Big Sound’s Data Journalist Finds Stories In Numbers And Helps Labels Measure Success

    Apr 10

    Millennials may make up just under a quarter of the US population, but they have a huge influence when it comes to music fandom, according to Next Big Sound data journalist Liv Bulli. For any given artist, around two-thirds of his or her fans fall into the millennial age range—and that has major repercussions for how artists communicate with those fans and work with brands.                                                                                                       By Cortney...

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  • Phantogram Perform "Bad Dreams" at Festival NRMAL

    Apr 10

    Festival NRMAL took place in Mexico City earlier this year. Pitchfork.tv was there to film some performances. Below, watch Phantogram perform "Bad Dreams", from their album Voices, at the fest. Watch more of Pitchfork.tv's videos from the 2015 Festival, including performances from Metz, Chain & the Gang, Mariel Mariel, the Meridian Brothers, and Buscabulla:

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  • Bandzoogle Simplifies Importing Tour Dates With New Bandsintown Integration

    Apr 10

    Bandzoogle, the user friendly website platform developed specifically for musicians, by musicians, just made importing upcoming tour dates a breeze with it's new seamless Bandsintown integration.                                                                                                    By striking a partnership with Bandsintown, the largest concert discovery app in the world, Bandzoogle users now have the ability to grab data from their Bandsintown profile and import it wherever...

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  • Back To The Future: Lessons From 20 Years Of Signature Sounds

    Apr 10

    When Jim Olsen founded Signature Sounds Recordings in 1995 with Mark Thayer, he had no idea the changes that were ahead of him -  and no idea that he'd be running a successful, national label with over 100 releases twenty years on. But he did... and he still is.                                                                                                              Guest Post by Jim Olsen of Signature Sounds Recordings Like the rest of the industry, we’ve looked back to find ways to...

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  • Local/regional acts needed for 5/20 & 5/31 at Tree House Lounge in #DC : http://ow.ly/Lr980 #gigging...

    Apr 10

    Local/regional acts needed for 5/20 & 5/31 at Tree House Lounge in #DC : http://ow.ly/Lr980 #gigging #DIY #gigs4u

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  • Local Alt, Electronic, Indie, Industrial, Rock acts needed for 8/5 at Fubar in #StLouis MO: http://ow.ly...

    Apr 10

    Local Alt, Electronic, Indie, Industrial, Rock acts needed for 8/5 at Fubar in #StLouis MO: http://ow.ly/Lr9B5 #gigging #DIY #gigs4u

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  • Local Alt, Electronic, Indie, Industrial, Rock acts needed for 7/25 at Texas 28 in #Bakersfield CA: ...

    Apr 10

    Local Alt, Electronic, Indie, Industrial, Rock acts needed for 7/25 at Texas 28 in #Bakersfield CA: http://ow.ly/Lr9B5 #gigging #DIY

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  • Local/regional acts needed for 4/24 & 4/25 at Silvie's Lounge in #Chicago IL: http://ow.ly/Lraoc #gigging...

    Apr 10

    Local/regional acts needed for 4/24 & 4/25 at Silvie's Lounge in #Chicago IL: http://ow.ly/Lraoc #gigging #DIY #gigs4u

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