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Ms. Lauryn Hill shares a Christmas song

Ms. Lauryn Hill shares a Christmas song

[ 0 ] December 26, 2015 |

Lauryn Hill previews a version of “A Cradle in Bethlehem” in celebration of Christmas. Although unfinished, she wanted to share the song for the holiday. Hill plans to begin 2016 with two intimate performances. She will be playing the Howard Theatre in Washington, D.C. on Jan. 1, and The Brooklyn Bowl in Brooklyn, New York […]

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Blitzen Trapper release ‘Christmas is Coming Soon,’ donate proceeds

Blitzen Trapper release ‘Christmas is Coming Soon,’ donate proceeds

[ 0 ] December 25, 2015 |

In recognition of the season of giving, Blitzen Trapper is sharing a song off the debut self-titled release, Christmas Is Coming Soon, as a pay-what-you-wish download. All proceeds will go directly to Mercy Corps, whose mission is to alleviate suffering, poverty and oppression by helping to build secure, productive and just communities in some of […]

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‘The Sound of Silence’ gets Disturbed, hits #1

‘The Sound of Silence’ gets Disturbed, hits #1

[ 0 ] December 24, 2015 |

Disturbed’s take on the class Simon & Garfunkel tune “The Sound of Silence” hit number 1 on Billboard’s Hard Rock Digital Songs chart. Maybe it’s the weather. Or the holidays. Maybe frontman David Draiman was just high when he sang the haunting lyrics, as he told Blabbermouth. But “The Sound of Silence” has always held […]

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Folk-rock debut out Jan. 8 from Harvest Thieves

Folk-rock debut out Jan. 8 from Harvest Thieves

[ 0 ] December 22, 2015 |

Texas-based folk-rocker band Harvest Thieves digs deep with personal stories, offering up an enigmatic album of candidness and intensity on its full-length debut, Rival. In lieu of visceral play-by-plays and detail-oriented specifics, the group gathers the most vulnerable message and wraps it in both coded and beautifully shielded lyrics, focusing more on emotions than senses. […]

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ICYMI: T.I., Sister Hazel to headline 2016 Peach Drop

ICYMI: T.I., Sister Hazel to headline 2016 Peach Drop

[ 0 ] December 21, 2015 |

Atlanta-based rapper T.I. and Sister Hazel, a platinum-selling band known for the ‘90s hit “Happy,” are scheduled to headline the 2016 Peach Drop on New Year’s Eve. Sister Hazel also has new album, Lighter in the Dark, which releases in February. This is the first new release in five years. The long-awaited 14-track collection, produced by […]

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Mill Town Music Hall: All about music

Mill Town Music Hall: All about music

[ 0 ] December 19, 2015 |

  Music venues often indulge in dive reputations, where patrons avoid touching the walls and drink the booze because the tap can’t be trusted. But Mill Town Music Hall, located at 1031 Alabama Avenue in Bremen, Ga., doesn’t offer alcohol. The venue is all about music and the experience. General Manager Steve Bennett says instead […]

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Baroness release Purple Dec. 18; full album streaming now

Baroness release Purple Dec. 18; full album streaming now

[ 0 ] December 17, 2015 |

Baroness’ highly-anticipated new album, Purple, releases Friday Dec. 18 and is currently streaming via a variety of partners as part of a fan-fueled #FindPurple promotion. Pre-order packages for Purple, which feature instant downloads of “Morningstar,” “Shock Me” and “Chlorine & Wine” as well as a limited edition colored vinyl version of the new album, two […]

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Adele plays Philips Arena Oct. 2016: tickets on sale Dec. 17

Adele plays Philips Arena Oct. 2016: tickets on sale Dec. 17

[ 0 ] December 15, 2015 |

  Adele will play Philips Arena in Atlanta Oct. 28 and 29, 2016, in support of her wildly popular album, 25. Tickets will go on sale Thursday Dec. 17 at 10 a.m. at live.adele.com/north-america/, Ticketmaster.com, Philips Arena Box Office, by phone (800-745-3000) and at all Ticketmaster outlets.  

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Maisy Kay Receives 2015 ASCAP Foundation Desmond Child Anthem Award

Maisy Kay Receives 2015 ASCAP Foundation Desmond Child Anthem Award

[ 0 ] December 14, 2015 |

Maisy Kay is the 2015 recipient of The American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers (ASCAP) Desmond Child Anthem Award. Kay accepted the prestigious songwriting award during a ceremony last night at New York City’s Lincoln Center, where she also performed the new song “Don’t Ask Me to Love You.” Kay launched onto the music […]

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DJ Shadow’s Liquid Amber imprint gears up for DJ Harrison cassette release

DJ Shadow’s Liquid Amber imprint gears up for DJ Harrison cassette release

[ 0 ] December 13, 2015 |

DJ Shadow has taken yet another young artist under his wing for a release with the burgeoning Liquid Amber imprint. The first taste of DJ Harrison’s Songs From The Black Water EP, out Friday Dec. 18 exclusively on a limited run of cassettes, is now available in the form of a Soundcloud sampler featuring several […]

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Skrillex releases “Make A Move” remix with only 1,000 downloads

Skrillex releases “Make A Move” remix with only 1,000 downloads

[ 0 ] December 12, 2015 |

Skrillex has revealed his remix of Torro Torro’s “Make A Move,” available now and limited to 1,000 downloads via Red Bull 20 Before 16. The album will be out everywhere Jan. 8 via OWSLA. The original track is out now on OWSLA and will be joined by the the Skrillex remix, new cuts from Habstrakt, […]

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Tool plays Atlanta Jan. 25: check out opening band, 3Teeth

Tool plays Atlanta Jan. 25: check out opening band, 3Teeth

[ 0 ] December 11, 2015 |

  An industrial/multi-media quartet from Los Angeles, 3TEETH, will be performing in support of Tool at the Infinity Energy Arena, Monday Jan. 25. The guys, who got together in 2013, evoke the likes of early Nine Inch Nails, Godflesh and KMFDM. 3Teeth prides itself on mounting an intense a/v attack on their audience. Combining scathing […]

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Ex-Black Lips & Diamond Rugs guitarist Ian Saint Pé plays The Earl Friday Dec. 11

Ex-Black Lips & Diamond Rugs guitarist Ian Saint Pé plays The Earl Friday Dec. 11

[ 0 ] December 10, 2015 |

Former Black Lips & Diamond Rugs guitarist Ian Saint Pé has been touring recently with his eponymously titled new project Saint Pé (featuring former members of Turf War, Gringo Star, Zoners and Concord America), sharing bills with friends such as Dead Confederate’s T. Hardy Morris, Natural Child & Bobby Bare, Jr. They play The Earl […]

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Mumford & Sons unveil trailer for documentary, Homme Less

Mumford & Sons unveil trailer for documentary, Homme Less

[ 0 ] December 9, 2015 |

  Mumford & Sons are pleased to unveil a video for the film Homme Less, the directorial debut of fashion photographer, Thomas Wirthensohn, using the band’s new single Tompkins Square Park. Wirthensohn has told the story of his long-standing friend, the model/photographer Mark Reay, in his acclaimed emotional documentary, Homme Less. Described as the ‘underbelly […]

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Tickets on sale Friday: Flogging Molly at Tabernacle

Tickets on sale Friday: Flogging Molly at Tabernacle

[ 0 ] December 8, 2015 |

Flogging Molly will be appearing at the Tabernacle on Wednesday, March 9 at 8 p.m. Tickets are $30. All tickets are for general admission and all ages are welcome. Tickets are on sale Friday, Dec. 11 at 10 a.m. at TabernacleATL.com, Ticketmaster.com, charge by phone at 800-745-3000 or at the box office on show nights. […]

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