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J. Roddy Walston & The Business Debut New Video For 'Same Days'J. Roddy Walston & The Business Debut New Video For 'Same Days'
April 17, 2014

Emphasizing the mediocrity, yet weirdness of day-to-day life, J. Roddy Walston & The Business' new video for the beat-driven track 'Same Days' will both mesmerize and keep your head bobbing. (more...)


Lord Huron to Tour Throughout the SummerLord Huron to Tour Throughout the Summer
April 10, 2014

Critically acclaimed Lord Huron have added further tour dates throughout the summer, including various festival slots and a special performance with The National at Celebrate Brooklyn in Prospect Park... (more...)


Lucius Release 'Wildewoman', Drops Bonus TrackLucius Release 'Wildewoman', Drops Bonus Track
April 03, 2014

Brooklyn's Lucius has released their acclaimed debut full-length album WILDEWOMAN internationally via Play It Again Sam. The European release includes a bonus track, new recording of the fan favorite,... (more...)


Miss Shevaughn & Yuma Wray Release New Album 'Lean Into the Wind'Miss Shevaughn & Yuma Wray Release New Album 'Lean Into the Wind'
March 25, 2014

Lean Into the Wind, the second full-length album from hard touring rock band Miss Shevaughn & Yuma Wray is the product of a year plagued by the chaos of friends passing, illness, depression and self-d... (more...)


VIDEO: Lord Huron's 'She Lit a Fire' Music VideoVIDEO: Lord Huron's 'She Lit a Fire' Music Video
February 20, 2014

The video for “She Lit A Fire,” the current single from critically acclaimed quartet Lord Huron, was just released. The band's debut album Lonesome Dreams (out now on IAMSOUND Records), continues to g... (more...)


NEWPORT JAZZ FESTIVAL: NOW 60 to Play Jazz Standard, 3/4-8NEWPORT JAZZ FESTIVAL: NOW 60 to Play Jazz Standard, 3/4-8
February 19, 2014

In celebration of the 60th anniversary of the world-renowned Newport Jazz Festival (August 1-3, 2014), the 'Newport Jazz Festival: Now 60' Tour makes a stop in New York City at the Jazz Standard, 116 ... (more...)


MISS SHEVAUGHN & YUMA WRAY  Embark on 'Honeymoon Tour'MISS SHEVAUGHN & YUMA WRAY Embark on 'Honeymoon Tour'
January 28, 2014

Miss Shevaughn & Yuma Wray were on a train traveling to get treatment for Miss Shevaughn's recently diagnosed cervical cancer in early 2013. (more...)


'Newport Jazz Festival(R): Now 60' Tour to Launch 2/8'Newport Jazz Festival(R): Now 60' Tour to Launch 2/8
December 11, 2013

In celebration of the 60th anniversary of the world-renowned Newport Jazz Festival (August 1-3, 2014), clarinetist/saxophonist Anat Cohen, vocalist/pianist Karrin Allyson, bassists Larry Grenadier and... (more...)


Lord Huron Set to Embark on Largest Nationwide Tour + New Video Session!Lord Huron Set to Embark on Largest Nationwide Tour + New Video Session!
December 10, 2013

Critically acclaimed quartet Lord Huron will set out on a six-week U.S. tour beginning in January with support from Night Beds. This will serve as the band's largest headlining run to date, after wrap... (more...)


Lord Huron Add Dates to Largest Nationwide Tour!Lord Huron Add Dates to Largest Nationwide Tour!
October 22, 2013

Critically acclaimed quartet Lord Huron will set out on a six-week U.S. tour beginning in January with support from Night Beds. (more...)


Lord Huron to Embark on Largest Nationwide Tour this JanuaryLord Huron to Embark on Largest Nationwide Tour this January
October 01, 2013

Critically acclaimed quartet Lord Huron will set out on a six-week U.S. tour beginning in January. This will serve as the band's largest headlining run to date, after wrapping a successful support tou... (more...)


Brett Dennen Plays Ridgefield Playhouse TonightBrett Dennen Plays Ridgefield Playhouse Tonight
August 30, 2013

Tonight, August 30, at 8 p.m., folk-rock hero Brett Dennen will make his Ridgefield Playhouse debut in support of his highly anticipated fifth studio record, Smoke And Mirrors, due out this October on... (more...)


Brett Dennen to Play Ridgefield Playhouse, 8/30Brett Dennen to Play Ridgefield Playhouse, 8/30
August 22, 2013

Smoke And Mirrors is folk-rock hero Brett Dennen's latest album due out this October on Atlantic Records. On Friday, August 30, at 8 p.m., Brett will make his Ridgefield Playhouse debut in support of ... (more...)


The Lone Bellow Announce Fall Headlining TourThe Lone Bellow Announce Fall Headlining Tour
August 21, 2013

The Lone Bellow will continue to take its highly-lauded show on the road this fall -- this time as headliners. (more...)


Miss Shevaughn & Yuma Ray Begin Fall Tour, 9/12Miss Shevaughn & Yuma Ray Begin Fall Tour, 9/12
August 19, 2013

In September of 2012, Miss Shevaughn & Yuma Wray released their first full-length offering, entitled We're From Here. (more...)


Brett Dennen to Play Ridgefield Playhouse, 8/30Brett Dennen to Play Ridgefield Playhouse, 8/30
August 02, 2013

On Friday, August 30, at 8 p.m., folk-rock hero Brett Dennen will make his Ridgefield Playhouse debut in support of his highly anticipated fifth studio record, Smoke And Mirrors, due out this October ... (more...)


The Rides' Debut Album Generating Buzz from Radio PlayThe Rides' Debut Album Generating Buzz from Radio Play
July 29, 2013

The Rides, the new all-star blues-rock group featuring legendary songwriter Stephen Stills, guitar slinger Kenny Wayne Shepherd and venerable Electric Flag keyboardist Barry are building quite a buzz ... (more...)


WFUV Broadcasts Live from Newport Folk Festival with Avett Brothers, Beck & More, Now thru 7/28WFUV Broadcasts Live from Newport Folk Festival with Avett Brothers, Beck & More, Now thru 7/28
July 26, 2013

Team FUV is once again partnering with NPR Music to broadcast live performances from the Newport Folk Festival in Newport, Rhode Island today, July 26-28. (more...)


Jim James Announces September Tour DatesJim James Announces September Tour Dates
July 24, 2013

Jim James isn't a man to slow down. Over the past few months James has been on an unstoppable run, which included an appearance on David Letterman, a collaborative live-performance with The Roots in P... (more...)


WFUV to Broadcast Live from Newport Folk Festival with Avett Brothers, Beck & More, 7/26-28WFUV to Broadcast Live from Newport Folk Festival with Avett Brothers, Beck & More, 7/26-28
July 23, 2013

Team FUV is once again partnering with NPR Music to broadcast live performances from the Newport Folk Festival in Newport, Rhode Island July 26-28. WFUV's Rita Houston and Alisa Ali will host the cove... (more...)


Jim Kweskin Jug Band's 50th Reunion Tour to Stop at Freight & Salvage Coffeehouse TonightJim Kweskin Jug Band's 50th Reunion Tour to Stop at Freight & Salvage Coffeehouse Tonight
July 06, 2013

Before smart phones and personal computers, before the Beatles first appeared on the Ed Sullivan Show, the Jim Kweskin Jug Band became the original Americana band, playing everything from classic blue... (more...)


Jim Kweskin Jug Band's 50th Reunion Tour to Stop at Freight & Salvage Coffeehouse, 7/6-7Jim Kweskin Jug Band's 50th Reunion Tour to Stop at Freight & Salvage Coffeehouse, 7/6-7
June 08, 2013

Before smart phones and personal computers, before the Beatles first appeared on the Ed Sullivan Show, the Jim Kweskin Jug Band became the original Americana band, playing everything from classic blue... (more...)


PS122 Auctions Original Art from Amanda Palmer's Art BookPS122 Auctions Original Art from Amanda Palmer's Art Book
June 07, 2013

There has rarely been an Amanda Palmer album release that didn't have a strong visual art component. The photography book Who Killed Amanda Palmer, released in 2008 in conjunction with her album of th... (more...)


Beck Reveals Two New Upcoming AlbumsBeck Reveals Two New Upcoming Albums
June 04, 2013

Ohnotheydidnt.com reports that five years after 2008's 'Modern Guilt', Indie favorite Beck reveals that he is working on two new albums. (more...)


Beck Announces Summer Tour & Festival DatesBeck Announces Summer Tour & Festival Dates
April 30, 2013

Beck has confirmed a return to the touring circuit this summer for three very special acoustic-only dates featuring a pared down lineup followed by two fully electric big band blow-outs. (more...)





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