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  • New all ages #livemusicvenue added to +Indie on the Move in #Milwaukee WI - Anodyne Coffee. Live music...

    Sep 28

    New all ages #livemusicvenue added to +Indie on the Move in #Milwaukee WI - Anodyne Coffee. Live music is held on Friday and Saturday nights. Beer and wine are available to those that are of age. All genres welcome: http://ow.ly/SLwBT Anodyne Coffee

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  • Kendrick Lamar To Perform To Pimp A Butterfly Songs At Kennedy Center With National Symphony Orchestra

    Sep 28

    Photo by Jessica Lehrman Kendrick Lamar has announced a special, one-off performance at the Kennedy Center with the National Symphony Orchestra. On October 20, Lamar and the NSO will perform cuts from his album To Pimp a Butterfly; it'll be the rapper's first orchestral collaboration, as the Washington Post reports. Lamar's performance follows on the heels of Nas (who performed Illmatic with the NSO last year to celebrate its twentieth anniversary) and Phish's Trey Anastasio (who took the...

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  • How to start a record label

    Sep 28

    The only guide you’ll ever need for starting a  record label. [This article, written by Rory Seydel, originally appeared on LANDR’s Blog.] You’re passionate about music. You know what’s good. You listen to tons of new stuff everyday. It’s time to start a record label. But where do I start? No worries, we’ve got you covered. […] The post How to start a record label appeared first on DIY Musician Blog.

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  • Facebook Is Offline! [STAY CALM...]

    Sep 28

    3:53 PM ET Monday Facebook has been down for almost an hour. Hard to believe this could happen, particularly mid-day on a busy Monday.  No word yet as to why. Stay calm...

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  • Spacemen 3's "Big City (Everybody I Know Can be Found Here)” Featured on "The Simpsons"

    Sep 28

    It's not every day that you hear Spacemen 3's music on network television, but last night's episode of "The Simpsons" featured a song from the legendary psych outfit, as The Wall Street Journal points out. "Big City (Everybody I Know Can Be Found Here)", the opening track from 1991's album Recurring, soundtracked a scene in which Homer and new love interest Candace (voiced by Lena Dunham) get high. Watch the entire episode here; "Big City" starts around the 11:46 mark. Speaking with The Wall...

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  • 1 more band or act needed for 10/3 at Alphabet Lounge in #NYC : http://ow.ly/SKYSH #gigging #DIY #gigs4u...

    Sep 28

    1 more band or act needed for 10/3 at Alphabet Lounge in #NYC : http://ow.ly/SKYSH #gigging #DIY #gigs4u

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  • St. Vincent Joins Jenny Lewis for "Groove Is in the Heart" Cover, More at Trans-Pecos Festival

    Sep 28

    This past weekend, Jenny Lewis performed at the Trans-Pecos Music Festival of Music and Love in Marfa, Texas. During her set, she brought out a special guest: St. Vincent's Annie Clark, as Consequence of Sound points out.  Clark performed her own "Cheerleader", contributed guitar to Lewis' new track "Girl on Girl" (which Lewis premiered live alongside Haim earlier this year), drums for "Just One of the Guys", and vocals for a cover of Deee-Lite's "Groove Is in the Heart". Check out video of...

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  • How To Rock Madison Square Garden Without Even Being On Stage

    Sep 28

    While many assume that most hip hop stars simply sing over a backing track when they perform, there is actually an incredible amount of preparation and orchestration which goes into producing the music heard during these performances, providing a unique sort of career opportunity.  _______________________________________ Guest Post by Scott Parsons on Landr Like me, you probably assumed that all live hip-hop shows were pre-recorded tracks with artists rapping over them....

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  • New 21+ #livemusicvenue added to +Indie on the Move in #Bloomington IL - The Bistro. "We are your favorite...

    Sep 28

    New 21+ #livemusicvenue added to +Indie on the Move in #Bloomington IL - The Bistro. "We are your favorite local venue for Drag performances, Live Bands, great drink specials, and of course, cages to dance in!" They host live bands at least 2 Saturdays each month. Fridays are typically reserved for DJs, but shows can be held on these nights as well. All genres welcome: http://ow.ly/SKBHg The...

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  • New 21+ #livemusicvenue added to +Indie on the Move in West #Peoria IL - Country Club BBQ. Shows are...

    Sep 28

    New 21+ #livemusicvenue added to +Indie on the Move in West #Peoria IL - Country Club BBQ. Shows are typically held on Friday and Saturday nights. All genres welcome: http://ow.ly/SKBY5 Country Club BBQ

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