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  • 1 more act or band needed for 10/3 at Alphabet Lounge in #NYC : http://ow.ly/2bvsTD #gigging #diy #giigs4u...

    Sep 26

    1 more act or band needed for 10/3 at Alphabet Lounge in #NYC : http://ow.ly/2bvsTD #gigging #diy #giigs4u

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  • Acoustic, Alt, Indie, Rock acts needed for 10/10 at Amplify in #LosAngeles CA : http://ow.ly/2bvsTD ...

    Sep 26

    Acoustic, Alt, Indie, Rock acts needed for 10/10 at Amplify in #LosAngeles CA : http://ow.ly/2bvsTD #gigging #diy #giigs4u

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  • Acts needed for 10/17 at Rain Nightclub in Studio City, CA: http://ow.ly/2bvsTD #gigging #diy #giigs4u...

    Sep 26

    Acts needed for 10/17 at Rain Nightclub in Studio City, CA: http://ow.ly/2bvsTD #gigging #diy #giigs4u

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  • Acts needed for 12/5 at Money Plays in LasVegas NV: http://ow.ly/2bvsTD #gigging #diy #giigs4u

    Sep 26

    Acts needed for 12/5 at Money Plays in LasVegas NV: http://ow.ly/2bvsTD #gigging #diy #giigs4u

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  • Kanye West Brings Out Kid Cudi, Young Jeezy for 808s & Heartbreak Show

    Sep 26

    Photo from Kim Kardashian's Instagram Kanye West gave the first of two special 808s & Heartbreak shows last night at the Hollywood Bowl. As well as selling new merch themed around the album, Kanye brought out Kid Cudi, Young Jeezy, and Mr Hudson, who all featured on the record. Watch fan footage below. According to an Entertainment Weekly report, Kanye was joined throughout the show by the best part of a symphony orchestra and a variety of dancers and performance artists. Technical...

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  • Kanye West Brings Out Kid Cudi, Young Jeezy for 808s & Heartbreak Show

    Sep 26

    Photo from Kim Kardashian's Instagram Kanye West gave the first of two special 808s & Heartbreak shows last night at the Hollywood Bowl. As well as selling new merch themed around the album, Kanye brought out Kid Cudi, Young Jeezy, and Mr Hudson, who all featured on the record. Watch fan footage below.According to an Entertainment Weekly report, Kanye was joined throughout the show by the best part of a symphony orchestra and a variety of dancers and performance artists. Technical...

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  • Fetty Wap Involved in Serious Motorcycle Accident

    Sep 26

    Fetty Wap has been injured in a serious motorcycle accident in New Jersey, TMZ and Hot New Hip Hop report. He appears to have been hit by a car while riding his motorcycle. Although his identity is yet to be confirmed, pictures shared by DJ Akademiks on Twitter seem to show the rapper being carried away from the scene on a stretcher. According to Akademiks, eyewitnesses said he was responsive before being taken to hospital. Allegedly, Fetty Wap was just involved in a motorcycle...

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  • Global Citizen Festival Streams Live, Featuring Beyoncé, Pearl Jam, Coldplay, and Ed Sheeran

    Sep 26

    Today, the 2015 Global Citizen Festival takes place at New York’s Great Lawn in Central Park. Curated by Chris Martin, the event features headliners Beyoncé, Pearl Jam, and Ed Sheeran, as well as Coldplay themselves. The event begins at 4 p.m. Eastern; watch a live stream below. Global Citizen Festival is part of the Global Poverty Project, a UN-backed campaign to eradicate extreme poverty by 2030. 

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

    Sep 26

    This week on Hypebot we shared a myriad of valuable tips for the independent musician, from the importance of being on Instagram, to how artists can make money off of Happy Birthday (now that it's in the public domain) to four all too common mistakes bands make when using Facebook. Why You Need To Be On Instagram, Even If It Means Spending Less Time On Twitter The Importance Of Getting Music Metadata Right 4 Common Mistakes Bands Make With Facebook 5 Rewarding Careers To...

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  • Brian Eno Explores John Peel's Archive, Discusses the Velvet Underground in Peel Lecture Video

    Sep 26

    Photo via the BBC Tomorrow, Brian Eno will deliver this year's John Peel Lecture, an annual event in which a keynote speaker makes a speech on a musical subject of their choice. Ahead of his lecture on the "ecology of culture," Eno visited Peel Acres, the radio DJ's expansive archive, as part of the BBC's coverage. He discussed hearing the Velvet Underground for the first time on Peel's show in 1967, as well as the time Peel played Fripp & Eno's Evening Star album in its entirety,...

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