The first CDs I ever purchased with my paper route money were:
Cage the Elephant have a new song out next week called "Come A Little Closer" - listen for it next Thursday on 98.7! They will also be opening for Muse on a handfull of dates and have an album out this Fall. Get their new music preview below...
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Rolling Stones put a list together of the 50 greatest live acts right now & we're sharing the top 10! Rolling Stones asked a group of journalist, industry folks & fellow musicians to cast their vote & this is what they've come up with. CLICK HERE for the full list.
Who do you think should have made this list? COMMENT BELOW!
Rolling Stone’s Top 10 Greatest Live Acts Right Now
1. Bruce Springsteen
3. The Rolling Stones
4. Arcade Fire
5. Neil Young
6. Jay Z
8. Jack White
9. Rage Against the Machine
10. My Morning Jacket
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UK Prime Minister, David Cameron, made a playlist for world leaders who attended the G8 summet in Northern Ireland last month. Some of the recipients of the playlist include Barack Obama, Vladimir Putin and Angela Merkel. The playlist was not originally going to be available for distribution but a freedom of information request have shared the playlist with the songs that are now available via a Spotify Playlist. So if David Cameron made you a playlist, what would you want to be on it?
Check out the full playlist below:
Alt-J – Tessellate
Jake Bugg – Lightning Bolt
Laura Mvula – Green Garden
Lianne La Havas – Is Your Love Big Enough?
Ben Howard – Only Love
Gabrielle Aplin – Home
Tom Odell – Another Love
Rudimental ft John Newman – Feel the Love
Birdy – Skinny Love
Conor Maynard – Can't Say No
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Arcade Fire has announced the first live shows after the release of their album on October 29th! The band is going over seas & performing for fans in Australia & New Zealand as a part of the BIg Day Out Music Festival (still has nothing on Coachella #justsayin). They will be sharing a stay with Pearl Jam, Snoop Dogg, Blur, The Lumineers & a ton more! CLICK HERE for details.
Big Day Out Festival 2014 Dates:
01/17 – Auckland, New Zealand
01/19 – Gold Coast, Australia
01/24 – Melbourne, Australia
01/26 – Sydney, Australia
01/27 – Sydney, Australia
01/31 – Adelaide, Australia
02/02 – Perth, Australia
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We officially have a release date for the re-release of Nirvana's In Utero! Keep an eye out for the amazing 20th anniversary re-issue complete with live show tracks on September 24th.
In Utero was the follow-up album to the the 1991 album, Nevermind. You excited? CLICK HERE to get your hands on the re-issue a head of time!
Check out the awesome performance below!
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At the 2011 Sunset Strip Music Festival we hung out with an emerging band called Imagine Dragons... Here's my interview and their performance:
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Here's last night's playlist: