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  • MusicThinkTank Weekly Recap

    May 23

    Motivation, music laywers, photo shoot tips and festival season all caught the eye of the active MusicThinkTank community this week.  Read on and join in the discussion.   Paina B | Go Get It! Wallace Collins | Entertainment Lawyers: Who? What? When? Where? and How Much? Lori Bumgarner | Reasons You Should Never Scrimp On Your Photo Shoot (Part 2)  Ryan Smith | Festival Season On The Cheap  

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  • Local/regional Alt, Indie, Instrumental, Prog, Rock, Ska acts needed for 6/29 at Map Room in #NYC : ...

    May 23

    Local/regional Alt, Indie, Instrumental, Prog, Rock, Ska acts needed for 6/29 at Map Room in #NYC : http://ow.ly/NkHql #gigging #DIY

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  • Local/regional Alt, Hard Rock, Metal acts needed for 6/27 at 19th Hole Grill & Bar (Spring, TX): http...

    May 23

    Local/regional Alt, Hard Rock, Metal acts needed for 6/27 at 19th Hole Grill & Bar (Spring, TX): http://ow.ly/NkHql #gigging #DIY

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  • Local/regional acts needed for 6/26 at Fat Baby in #NYC : http://ow.ly/NkHql #gigging #DIY #gigs4u

    May 23

    Local/regional acts needed for 6/26 at Fat Baby in #NYC : http://ow.ly/NkHql #gigging #DIY #gigs4u

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  • Local/regional acts needed for 6/28 at The Grand Victory in #Brooklyn NY: http://ow.ly/NkHql #gigging...

    May 23

    Local/regional acts needed for 6/28 at The Grand Victory in #Brooklyn NY: http://ow.ly/NkHql #gigging #DIY #gigs4u #NYC

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  • Acts needed for 8/23 at Elbo Room in #Chicago IL: http://ow.ly/NkHql #gigging #DIY #gigs4u

    May 23

    Acts needed for 8/23 at Elbo Room in #Chicago IL: http://ow.ly/NkHql #gigging #DIY #gigs4u

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  • Acts needed for 8/16 at B.B. Kings Restaurant & Blues Club in #Nashville TN: http://ow.ly/NkHql #gigging...

    May 23

    Acts needed for 8/16 at B.B. Kings Restaurant & Blues Club in #Nashville TN: http://ow.ly/NkHql #gigging #DIY #gigs4u

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

    May 23

    Spotify topped the news this week with a leaked Sony contract and the news that it was adding video, podcasts and more. But others made news, as well: Pandora bought Next Big Sound and there were major announcements from Deezer, You Tube Music Key Snapchat and more, Spotify Adds Personalization, Video, Podcasts, News MUST READ: Sony Music's Contract With Spotify Sony Forces The Verge To Take Down Leaked Spotify Contract Music Managers Call For Change After Sony, Spotify...

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  • Jack White Pens Poem "music is sacred"

    May 23

    Jack White is one of the artists involved with Tidal, the artist-owned streaming service launched by Jay Z. Over the past week, he's been contesting the frequently brought-up argument that the service mostly exists to help rich artists get richer. In an online Q&A this past Wednesday, White pushed back: "What is elitist about it? Who's speaking for the little guy?" Tonight, he's penned a poem for the Third Man Records blog entitled "music is sacred". It addresses the "sanctity of music"...

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  • Twin Shadow Cancel More Tour Dates Following Bus Crash

    May 23

    Last month, Twin Shadow and their crew were involved in a highway accident near Denver that left twelve hospitalized, among them drummer Andy Bauer and John Crawford, the band's driver. After postponing a large chunk of their upcoming summer tour dates, the band were hoping to hit the road once more in the coming weeks to support their new album Eclipse. Unfortunately, that won't be the case, according to a new statement from the band posted to their Tumblr tonight. Twin Shadow have cancelled...

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