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  • Capitol Music Group Welcomes Jennie Boddy and Erin Cooney as Vice Presidents of Publicity

    Dec 9

    Ambrosia Healy, Capitol Music Group's (CMG) Senior Vice President and Head of Media Strategy & Relations welcomed Jennie Boddy and Erin Cooney to the CMG family as Vice Presidents of Publicity. Boddy and Cooney bring with them a strong resume and an impressive compilation of experience. In a reunion of former cohorts once united by the independent PR firm The Fun Star, Healy welcomes them to CMG with open arms saying, “Reunited and it feels so good. I am thrilled to welcome Jennie and Erin...

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  • Local/regional Americana, Folk, Folk Rock, Other, S/S acts needed for a house show in #Flagstaff AZ:...

    Dec 9

    Local/regional Americana, Folk, Folk Rock, Other, S/S acts needed for a house show in #Flagstaff AZ: ow.ly/FBA8y #gigging #DIY

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  • Bop.fm Finally Adds An App [VIDEO]

    Dec 9

    Bop.fm has launched its first app. Often described as the Switzerland of music streaming, the new iOS app sources and shares music from a variety of sources including Spotify, YouTube, SoundCloud, Pandora, Xbox, Rhapsody and Napster.  Bop.fm specializes in "service-agnostic playlists" allowing you to send a song link to a friend who can listen to it without having the same music service subscriptions that you have.  “The product was incomplete without a mobile app,” said Bop.fm co-founder...

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  • Tobias Jesso Jr. Announces Debut Album Goon, Tour

    Dec 9

    Tobias Jesso Jr. has announced his debut album, Goon, which comes out March 17 via True Panther. Above is the album art. Previously he's shared the tracks "True Love" and "Hollywood". Goon features production from former Girls member Chet White, the Black Keys' Patrick Carney, and Ariel Rechtshaid. Find the tracklist below, along with Jesso's newly announced tour dates. Read our Rising interview with Jesso. Jesso offered the following statement about working on the album: In 2008 I moved to...

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  • Use sale pricing on your website to offer fans a deal this holiday season!

    Dec 9

    With Bandzoogle, Pro members can use sale pricing to easily offer fans a discount through the Music & Merch Store features (and keep 100% of sales).

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  • AM NEWS BRIEF: Fight Over Jobs iPod Video, Searchable Facebook, U2 + iHeart, Bop.fm Adds App & More

    Dec 9

    TUESDAY 12.9.2014 Music Business News & Views From Around The Web  CLICK HERE  Updated Continuously @ Hypebot's More News Tab 

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  • U2 Expand "iNNOCENCE + eXPERIENCE" Tour

    Dec 9

    Last week, U2 announced the iNNOCENCE + eXPERIENCE international tour, a massive tour in support of the recently released Songs of Innocence that will take the band to 19 cities across North America and Europe to perform at least two shows at each stop. U2 promised that more shows would be added, and they've made good on that promise by adding even more dates to their already extensive trek. “We are going to try to have a completely different feeling from night one to night two,” stated Bono in...

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  • Pussy Riot's Nadya Tolokonnikova and Masha Alyokhina Working With Le Tigre's JD Samson

    Dec 9

    Photo via JD Samson's Instagram At Vice's 20th birthday party over the weekend, Pussy Riot's Nadya Tolokonnikova and Masha Alyokhina performed Le Tigre's "Deceptacon". It seems that the Pussy Riot/Le Tigre association doesn't end there: The two women have been collaborating on new music and videos with Le Tigre/MEN member JD Samson, NME reports.  In the November 29 issue of the magazine, Tolokonnikova clarified that though they're working with Samson, they...

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  • Local Funk, Fusion, Reggae, Rock acts needed for 12/11 at Elbo Room in #Chicago IL: http://ow.ly/FzMm2...

    Dec 9

    Local Funk, Fusion, Reggae, Rock acts needed for 12/11 at Elbo Room in #Chicago IL: http://ow.ly/FzMm2 #gigging #DIY #gigs4u

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  • Local/regional Acoustic, Indie, Pop, Rock acts needed for 12/19 at Plymouth Roc (Plymouth, MI): http...

    Dec 9

    Local/regional Acoustic, Indie, Pop, Rock acts needed for 12/19 at Plymouth Roc (Plymouth, MI): http://ow.ly/FzMm2 #gigging #DIY #gigs4u

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