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The Flaming Lips are an American rock band, formed in Norman, OK., in 1983. Melodically, their sound contains lush, multi-layered, psychedelic rock arrangements. Lyrically, their compositions have elements of space rock, including unusual song and album titles. They are acclaimed for their elaborate ... (read complete bio)
 

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The Flaming Lips are an American rock band, formed in Norman, OK., in 1983. Melodically, their sound contains lush, multi-layered, psychedelic rock arrangements. Lyrically, their compositions have elements of space rock, including unusual song and album titles. They are acclaimed for their elaborate ... (read complete bio)
Particle Kid Releases New Single 'Someone Else's Dream' Photo Particle Kid Releases New Single 'Someone Else's Dream'
by Michael Major - Jan 11, 2022

Particle Kid, aka Micah Nelson’s experimental, psychedelic, future-folk project, returns today with “Someone Else’s Dream,” feat. J Mascis, Sunny War + Paul Bushnell, to announce their third full-length, double-album, TIME CAPSULE. Watch the new music video now! Plus, check out Particle Kid's upcoming tour dates.

David Byrne & Yo La Tengo Join Yoko Ono Tribute Album Photo David Byrne & Yo La Tengo Join Yoko Ono Tribute Album
by Michael Major - Jan 5, 2022

Imagined and curated by Benjamin Gibbard, Ocean Child: Songs of Yoko Ono is comprised of 14 all-new versions of Ono’s tracks performed by a diverse range of rising artists and legendary stars including David Byrne and Yo La Tengo, whose collaborative cover of “Who Has Seen The Wind?” is streaming now. Watch the new lyric video here!

BWW Review: Lyric Academy's SPONGEBOB is More Than A Simple Sponge Photo BWW Review: Lyric Academy's SPONGEBOB is More Than A Simple Sponge
by Adrienne Proctor - Dec 17, 2021

The Thelma Gaylord Academy brings live theatre back to The Plaza District! The Academy students bring their A-game and impress with their portrayal of this genuine rock musical. With music from David Bowie, Sara Bareilles, and many more, SPONGEBOB proves himself to be more than just a simple kitchen sponge.

VIDEO: Spreadface Share New Holiday Single 'Nicky (Holiday Song)' Photo VIDEO: Spreadface Share New Holiday Single 'Nicky (Holiday Song)'
by Michael Major - Dec 14, 2021

Penny Pitchlynn leads the way with a delicate vocal performance gently sliding atop fluffy snow-like arrangements reminiscent of The Shirelles, The Ronettes, or The Shangri-Las. Watch the new music video now. Plus, check out the group's upcoming tour dates!

VIDEO: Midlake Share 'Meanwhile In Texas 2021' Live Video Photo VIDEO: Midlake Share 'Meanwhile In Texas 2021' Live Video
by Michael Major - Dec 14, 2021

The captivating performance – filmed at Dallas, TX’s Modern Electric Sound Recorders by director Rett Rogers (Nicole Atkins, Nathaniel Rateliff) and co-director Barbara FG – marks the first in a new multi-part series of exclusive live sessions, “Meanwhile In Texas 2021,” with additional installments set to premiere in the coming weeks.

The Firehouse Theatre Announces 2022 Season Photo The Firehouse Theatre Announces 2022 Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 8, 2021

The Firehouse Theatre has announced its “Great Adventure 2022 Season”. The season includes Violet, Anything Goes, Big Fish: Small Cast, The SpongeBob Musical, Catch Me If You Can, and Disney’s Beauty and the Beast. 

Penelope Isles Announce U.S. Tour Dates Photo Penelope Isles Announce U.S. Tour Dates
by Michael Major - Dec 8, 2021

Penelope Isles—the project of UK-born and bred siblings, co-songwriters and co-vocalists Lily and Jack Wolter—released their sophomore album Which Way To Happy a few weeks ago, and today they announce their U.S. tour in support of the record. Plus, watch the new music video for 'Have You Heard!'

VIDEO: Spaceface Share 'Rain Passing Through' Music Video Featuring Mikaela Davis Photo VIDEO: Spaceface Share 'Rain Passing Through' Music Video Featuring Mikaela Davis
by Michael Major - Nov 30, 2021

Memphis / Los Angeles psych-pop band Spaceface return today with a catchy and snappy disco duet in new single + video “Rain Passing Through” ft. Mikaela Davis. The single’s accompanying video — a collaboration between Ingalls, Erika Mugglin & Mac Hanson (yes, that Hanson) — sheds a psychedelic light on a love triangle.

VIDEO: Neal Francis Shares 'Problems' Music Video Photo VIDEO: Neal Francis Shares 'Problems' Music Video
by Michael Major - Nov 18, 2021

In Plain Sight is Francis' second album and it was mixed by GRAMMY® Award winner Dave Fridmann (The Flaming Lips, Tame Impala, MGMT). The hilarious and raucous clip was directed by Alec Basse and Max Moore. Watch the new music video and check out Francis' upcoming tour dates now!

Geographer Announces New Album & Tour Dates Photo Geographer Announces New Album & Tour Dates
by Michael Major - Nov 11, 2021

Tomorrow, Synth-pop luminary Geographer will share his newest album, Down and Out In The Garden Of Earthly Delights, an 18 track voyage of synth pop bliss. Earlier this week, he announced a headlining U.S. tour that will launch in San Francisco on and includes stops in Chicago, Boston, New York, and more before wrapping on April 16th.

Neal Francis Shares New 'Problems' Single Photo Neal Francis Shares New 'Problems' Single
by Michael Major - Nov 2, 2021

Singer-songwriter-pianist Neal Francis has shared his “Problems,” the latest single from his eagerly anticipated new album. “Problems” heralds Francis’s upcoming second LP, In Plain Sight, mixed by GRAMMY® Award winner Dave Fridmann (The Flaming Lips, Tame Impala, MGMT) and due on vinyl, CD, and digital formats this Friday, November 5.

Midlake Share Single from 'For the Sake of Bethel Woods' Photo Midlake Share Single from 'For the Sake of Bethel Woods'
by Michael Major - Oct 25, 2021

The Texas-based band’s first new music since 2013’s 'Antiphon' album, 'For the Sake of Bethel Woods', is heralded by today’s premiere of the vibrant first single, “Meanwhile…,” which is available to stream now. Watch the lyric video for the new single now!

THE SPONGEBOB MUSICAL to be Presented at The Play Group Theatre Photo THE SPONGEBOB MUSICAL to be Presented at The Play Group Theatre
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 18, 2021

When a humungous volcano threatens to wipe out the Krusty Krab with the rest of their idyllic sea bottom home, it looks like Sandy's brain, Patrick's braun and Spongebob's... erm... managerial elasticity? are the only hopes to save the day!

VIDEO: Neal Francis Releases 'Alameda Apartments' Live Video Photo VIDEO: Neal Francis Releases 'Alameda Apartments' Live Video
by Michael Major - Oct 7, 2021

The original studio version of “Alameda Apartments” arrived last month alongside an official companion video – filmed on VHS in the church where Francis lived, wrote, and recorded his eagerly anticipated new album.

Marquee Theatre in Tempe Will Begin Requiring Face Masks For All Patrons Photo Marquee Theatre in Tempe Will Begin Requiring Face Masks For All Patrons
by Stephi Wild - Aug 10, 2021

The Marquee Theatre in Tempe has announced that face masks will now be required for entry to all upcoming events. They will be required for all patrons at all times, aside from while eating or drinking.

The Acts of Kindness Theatre Company is Back this Summer with THE SPONGEBOB MUSICAL Photo The Acts of Kindness Theatre Company is Back this Summer with THE SPONGEBOB MUSICAL
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 21, 2021

The Acts of Kindness Theatre Company is back this summer with The SpongeBob Musical, opening July 30 at The Eichelberger Performing Arts Center located in Hanover, PA.

THE SPONGEBOB MUSICAL: LIVE ON STAGE is Now Streaming on Paramount Plus! Photo THE SPONGEBOB MUSICAL: LIVE ON STAGE is Now Streaming on Paramount Plus!
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Jul 14, 2021

Want to stream The SpongeBob Musical: Live On Stage!? Find out how. The cast includes Ethan Slater as SpongeBob SquarePants, Gavin Lee as Squidward Q. Tentacles, Danny Skinner as Patrick Star, Brian Ray Norris as Eugene Krabs, Wesley Taylor as Sheldon Plankton, Christina Sajous as Sandy Cheeks and Tom Kenny as 'Patchy the Pirate.'

THE SPONGEBOB MUSICAL and More Announced for StoryBook Theatre 45th Season Photo THE SPONGEBOB MUSICAL and More Announced for StoryBook Theatre 45th Season
by A.A. Cristi - Jul 9, 2021

StoryBook Theatre has announced an exciting lineup of shows for its 45th season!

Pantochino Presents THE SPONGEBOB MUSICAL In Fairfield Next Month Photo Pantochino Presents THE SPONGEBOB MUSICAL In Fairfield Next Month
by Stephi Wild - Jul 7, 2021

The cast includes thirty-three young actors from Milford, Cromwell, Stratford, Orange, Fairfield, West Haven, East Haven, Trumbull, Shelton, Trumbull, Woodbridge, Ansonia, Monroe, Seymour and Madison.

THE SPONGEBOB MUSICAL Announced at The Studio Theatre Photo THE SPONGEBOB MUSICAL Announced at The Studio Theatre
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 28, 2021

The Studio Theatre will present THE SPONGEBOB MUSICAL, running July 15 - August 1, 2021.

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