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  • Buyers Remorse After Buying An Album On iTunes? If You Live In Europe, You Can Return It.

    Jan 28

    How many times have you bought an album only to realize there are only one or two songs that really strike a chord with you? If you bought the album of iTunes and you live in Europe, you have 14 days to get your money back by returning the album no questions asked. In order to bring the tech giant into compliance with new regulations stating there must be an option to return items even when purchased digitally, Apple modified iTunes terms of service to allow for the refund of anything purchased...

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  • AM NEWS BRIEF: Snapchat Adds Media, Sly Stone Wins $5M, Gersh Joins AEG, Misty Launches SAP & More

    Jan 28

    WEDNESDAY 1.28.2014 Music Business News & Views From Around The Web  CLICK HERE  Updated Continuously @ Hypebot's More News Tab 

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  • Liturgy Return for North American Spring Tour

    Jan 28

    Photo by Jason Nocito Brooklyn metal abstractionists Liturgy have a new album, Aesthetica, out March 24 via Thrill Jockey.  Not long after announcing its release (and sharing a track), the outfit have announced a North American tour which kicks off in April. Find a full list of dates below.  Liturgy: 04-02 Washington, DC - DC904-03 Philadelphia, PA - Boot & Saddle04-04 Raleigh, NC - Kings04-05 Atlanta, GA - The Masquerade04-07 Austin, TX - Red 704-08 Dallas, TX - Club Dada04-09 Kansas...

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  • Local/regional Alt, Punk, Rock acts needed for 5/2 at The Dawg Pound in #SLC UT: http://ow.ly/I3HfK ...

    Jan 28

    Local/regional Alt, Punk, Rock acts needed for 5/2 at The Dawg Pound in #SLC UT: http://ow.ly/I3HfK #gigging #diy #gigs4u

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  • Local/regional acts needed for 4/8 at Back Bar in #SanJose CA: http://ow.ly/I3pzR #gigging #DIY #gigs4u...

    Jan 27

    Local/regional acts needed for 4/8 at Back Bar in #SanJose CA: http://ow.ly/I3pzR #gigging #DIY #gigs4u

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  • L7 Reunite, Announce Tour and Documentary

    Jan 28

    The Los Angeles grunge heroes L7 went on hiatus back in 2001. In 2015, the band's original lineup (Donita Sparks, Suzi Gardner, Jennifer Finch, and Demetra Plakas) are getting back together. They've announced a European tour and launched a Kickstarter for their documentary L7: Pretend We're Dead. Find the dates, reunion teaser trailer, and Kickstarter documentary trailer below. Pretend We're Dead is directed by Sarah Price, and it features over 100 hours of the band's home movies, unreleased...

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  • Neko Case Announces Tour, Fox Confessor Brings the Flood Reissue

    Jan 28

    On Record Store Day, Neko Case will reissue her 2006 album Fox Confessor Brings the Flood on limited edition red vinyl via Anti-. She also announced a North American tour. More dates will be announced, but check out the initial run of shows below. Read our "5-10-15-20" interview with Case. Neko Case: 04-12 Bend, OR - Tower Theatre 04-14 Bellingham, WA - Mt. Baker Theatre 04-15 Vancouver, British Columbia - The Vogue 04-18 Portland, OR - Revolution Hall 04-20 Spokane, WA...

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  • Wu-Tang Clan, Jamie xx, Sam Smith to Play Disclosure and Rudimental's Wild Life Festival

    Jan 28

    Disclosure are back with another Wild Life festival. It'll take place in Brighton, England, and this time, they've curated the event alongside Rudimental. It happens from June 6-7 at the Brighton City Airport. The lineup includes Disclosure, Rudimental, the Wu-Tang Clan, Jamie xx, Sam Smith, Maya Jane Coles b2b Heidi, George Ezra, Annie Mac, Seth Troxler, and Jamie Rodigan. The full lineup will be revealed on Thursday. Watch Disclosure's full set at Pitchfork Music Festival Paris:

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  • Four Tet, Emanative Team Up on "Makondi" Cover

    Jan 27

    Nick Woodmansey makes music under the name Emanative. He's enlisted Four Tet (aka Kieran Hebden) on a cover of "Makondi", originally performed by Don Cherry and Ed Blackwell. Hebden contributes thumb piano. "Makondi" appears on Emanative's forthcoming LP The Light Years of Darkness. The album will be released by the Steve Reid Foundation, a charity that supports musicians. Hebden collaborated with the charity's namesake, the late percussionist Steve Reid, on multiple releases, including...

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  • Twin Shadow Shares Eclipse Artwork, Tracklist, Video Teaser

    Jan 27

    Twin Shadow's new album, Eclipse, will be out March 17 via Warner Bros. Today, frontman George Lewis Jr. shared the album's cover art, seen above, along with the tracklist, which you can see below. Additionally, he shared a video teaser for the album that includes a note about its conception. Check out both of those below, too. My whole world seemed to come apart during the recording and touring of my first two albums. It seemed to break off into two large chunks; one relating to self...

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