Pure Bathing Culture At Mississippi Studios

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Tuesday, 29 July 2014 11:21
Portland - Anyone who knows me at all knows that I am a hopeless sucker for bands with a lead female vocalist. Paramore, Beach House, Haim, you name it; I'll fall head over heels in love with any confident, quirky woman who can sing me pretty words. So naturally I was eagerly anticipating the Pure Bathing Culture/Hundred Waters double-headliner s...

Magic Man Casts A Spell On Chicago

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Monday, 28 July 2014 16:50
Chicago – The Boston-based Magic Man had already begun to play “Waves” when lead singer Alex Caplow came energetically skipping out on stage. His enthusiasm held strong all night, leaping feverishly around, tossing himself into the audience, and whipping his microphone cord like a lasso. His fiery showmanship and Magic Man’s fun indie-pop made fo...
New York -  Bleachers' debut hit single "I Wanna Get Better" hits #1* at Alt radio after only 20 weeks on the chart and is the #3 Greatest Gainer. Since its launch in February "I Wanna Get Better" has sold over 200 thousand singles and streamed over 4 million times; SPIN called the song "an ecstatic first taste".  Bleachers' debut album "Strange...

Capitol Hill Block Party - Sunday

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Monday, 28 July 2014 03:29
Seattle – It’s been a long, hot weekend, but Capitol Hill Block Party goers were eager for more music starting under the sun, and going well into the night, on the final day of the festival. Though the biggest draw of the night was A$AP Rocky, plenty other artists earned their fair share of audience members. Sunday saw a diverse lineup of acts ra...
Chicago – Ready to update your summer playlist? Start with one of the hottest tracks from Joywave: “Tongues.” This New York indie electronic-pop band melds punk, funk, house, and hip-hop on the irresistible How Do You Feel? EP.  Back in 2011, the band sprung onto the scene with “Traveling at the Speed of Light,”  before the mix tape “88888” allow...

More New Bands At Capitol Hill Block Party

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Sunday, 27 July 2014 06:53
Seattle – After a successful kickoff on Friday, the sun continued to grace the streets of Seattle as day two of the Capitol Hill Block Party commenced. Festival goers cultivated a beach party vibe with hitting beach balls, spraying water hoses, enjoying ice cream cones, and grooving to sunny tunes by great new bands such as Poolside, The Dip, SOL...

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Pure Bathing Culture At Mississippi Studios

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