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  • Earl Sweatshirt Attacks Stage Crasher

    Jul 25

    Photo by Brick Stowell Update: A representative for Earl says, "That fan is not hugging him. He approached from behind and his arms are around Earl's face and neck." Last night during Earl Sweatshirt's show in Sydney, Australia, a fan thought it would be a good idea to jump on stage and give the rapper a hug. It was not a good idea. Earl turned around and threw a punch before security tossed him offstage. Watch it happen below via Complex. A video posted by ashtagmccoombes...

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  • Chief Keef Hologram Concert to Stream Tonight

    Jul 25

    Photo by Erez Avissar Earlier this month, Chief Keef announced a tribute concert for Dillan Harris, the 1-year-old who was killed by a car fleeing the scene of rapper Capo’s fatal shooting in Chicago on July 11. Keef planned to attend the show via hologram from a soundstage in Beverly Hills, California. He currently lives in the Los Angeles area, and he reportedly cannot be in Chicago due to outstanding warrants. The concert was originally scheduled for July 17, but got postponed due to...

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  • Earl Sweatshirt Attacks Stage Crasher Who Tries to Hug Him

    Jul 25

    Photo by Brick Stowell Last night during Earl Sweatshirt's show in Sydney, Australia, a fan thought it would be a good idea to jump on stage and give the rapper a hug. It was not a good idea. Earl turned around and threw a punch before security tossed him offstage. Watch it happen below via Complex. A video posted by ashtagmccoombes (@ashtagmccoombes) onJul 25, 2015 at 7:23am PDT

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  • Music Think Tank Weekly Recap: Getting Featured • The Art Of DJing • Music Videos On A Budget

    Jul 25

    This week on MusicThinkTank.com we examine how you can get your music featured, explore the art of DJing, and share some tips for filming a high quality music video on a budget. _______________________________ Jorge Brea | Increase The Probability Of Getting Featured Partrick Gerald | The Art Of DJing Dartsya Tarkovska | “Break A Leg”. Dave Grohl's Limited Edition Merch Ken Dardis | Me, Me, Me, vs. Free, Free, Free Jay Cartere | How To Film Your Own Music Video On A Budget Related...

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  • Getting It Done: The Week In D.I.Y & Indie Music

    Jul 25

    Some unique ways of peddling merch, advice for touring in the Eurozone, techniques for maintaining interest in your music post-release, and how not to describe your music to journalists. It's our weekly guide to getting it done. 4 Things Successful Musicians Do Differently Top 5 Ways To Master Apple Music Tips For Touring Europe As A Musician Amp Up Your Production Value With YouTube Spaces 5 Tactics For Ensuring Your Music Lasts After It Is Released 5 Worst Ways...

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  • Local acts needed for 9/10 at Rocky's Bar & Grill in #GrandRapids MI: http://ow.ly/Q4rFE #gigging #DIY...

    Jul 25

    Local acts needed for 9/10 at Rocky's Bar & Grill in #GrandRapids MI: http://ow.ly/Q4rFE #gigging #DIY #gigs4u

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  • REWIND: The New Music Industry’s Week In Review

    Jul 25

    Significant growth from both Rhapsody and BandsInTown, the founder of Grooveshark is found dead, and we question whether or not music streaming exclusives even matter. This and more in our look back at the week in music. The Bitcoin Blockchain Might Save The Music Industry How To Get Your Music Featured On ITunes, Beatport Do Streaming Music Exclusives Matter? The Number Of Rhapsody's Subscribers Is Up 50% BandsInTown Manager Now Serves 300,000...

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  • Run The Jewels Share Teaser For El-P's Fantastic Four Track, "Another Body"

    Jul 25

    Photo by Timothy Saccenti Tonight, during Run The Jewel's Beats 1 Radio Show, El-P shared his closing credit track for the forthcoming Fantastic Four movie, which is called "Another Body". Listen to a teaser of the track now over at Apple Music. According to El-P, who announced the song during the show, the instrumental was inspired by Phillip Glass. Fantastic Four hits theaters August 7. Watch the trailer below.

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  • Local Alt, Progressive, Psychedelic, Rock acts needed for 10/10 at Burro Bar in #Jacksonville FL: http...

    Jul 25

    Local Alt, Progressive, Psychedelic, Rock acts needed for 10/10 at Burro Bar in #Jacksonville FL: http://ow.ly/Q3Pzr #gigging #DIY 

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  • Local/regional Hard Rock, Metal acts needed for 8/7 at The Scene in #KansasCity MO: http://ow.ly/Q3Pzr...

    Jul 25

    Local/regional Hard Rock, Metal acts needed for 8/7 at The Scene in #KansasCity MO: http://ow.ly/Q3Pzr #gigging #DIY #gigs4u

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