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The Cribs reveal Ric Ocasek of The Cars will produce their new album

The Cribs have revealed that Ric Ocasek of 1980s new wave pop band The Cars will produce their new album.

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Wed Jul 30, 2014

Folio Weekly

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By my quick estimation, the men who make up St. Augustine melodic rock quartet Telepathic Lines - Rich Diem, Lenny Rutland, Jacob Hamilton and Matt Pius - hold membership in at least 30 other Northeast Florida bands.

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Related Topix: St. Augustine, FL, Pop/Rock, Painting, Arts, Neptune Beach, FL

Tue Jul 29, 2014

DNAInfo.com

Phil Lesh & Friends to Perform at Forest Hills Stadium

Phil Lesh & Friends , a jam band led by the former bassist of the Grateful Dead , has been added to the summer lineup at the recently renovated Forest Hills Stadium , organizers announced.

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Related Topix: Phil Lesh & Friends, Pop/Rock, The Grateful Dead, Queens, NY, New York, NY

Wed Jul 23, 2014

Folio Weekly

Einstein a Go-Go Reunion Party Hits Eclipse

Einstein A Go-Go, which closed more than a decade ago, was as legendary a nightclub in the Northeast Florida alt music scene as New York City's CBGB or Whisky a Go Go in LA.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

Edmonton Journal

Concert preview: Soul Asylum set to rock K-Days

To watch her jump on the bed or wrestle with her sister, Abigail Fraser is the picture of happy, active, slightly misbehaved three-year-old girl.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Soul Asylum

MTV

Green Day Singer Billie Joe Armstrong Has The Greatest Summer Job Ever

Billie Joe Armstrong isn't the kind of dude who just sits around on the couch all summer watching soccer and baseball.

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Related Topix: Billie Joe Armstrong, Green Day, Punk, Pop/Rock, Paul Westerberg

City Pages

Replacements roadie Bill Sullivan writing tour diary

The reunited Replacements are hotter now than they were in their prime. Paul Westerberg and Tommy Stinson -- along with hired guns Josh Freese, Dave Minehan, and, for the time being, Billie Joe Armstrong -- are now headlining major festivals throughout the United States and Canada, along with rapidly selling out Midway Stadium in what will be their ... (more)

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Prison

Obscure Sound

Slow Buildings - "Swallow the Sea"

Slow Buildings is the project of NJ-based singer-songwriter Jason Legacy. He writes the sort of immediately engaging power-pop that takes - at the longest - the first chorus to hook the listener.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, The Shins, Indie

Mon Jul 21, 2014

Star Tribune

Review: The Replacements add more blunder, thunder at Forecastle Fest

Welcome to Artcetera. Arts-and-entertainment writers and critics post movie news, concert updates, people items, video, photos and more.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Billie Joe Armstrong, Louisville, KY, Entertainment

NME

Joyce Manor - 'Never Hungover Again'

Joyce Manor might have a new record deal with LA punk totem Epitaph, but the Californians have kept things decidedly lo-fi on their third album.

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Related Topix: Punk, Pop/Rock

Fri Jul 18, 2014

Ultimate-guitar.com

Slash Says He 'Loathes Looking Back And Fantasizing' About Classic Guns N' Roses Lineup [News]

Slash says that he doesn't care about the fact that ex- Guns N' Roses bassist Duff McKagan played several shows with the band's current incarnation this past spring.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Guns N' Roses, Media, Fox Filmed Entertainment

Thu Jul 17, 2014

Lexington Herald-Leader

Forecastle Festival: St. Paul excited to play past his bedtime

Here is an abbreviated schedule of acts performing on four stages. The music begins at 1:30 p.m. each day.

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Lexington Herald-Leader

Forecastle Festival: Nickel Creek's easy reunion coincides with guitarist's solo record

Nickel Creek's Chris Thile, left, Sara Watkins and Sean Watkins have reunited after a seven-year hiatus for the band.

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Related Topix: Nickel Creek, Bluegrass, Trampled by Turtles, Pop/Rock, California

Lexington Herald-Leader

Forecastle Festival: Jenny Lewis' dark, personal voyage to her new album

Here is an abbreviated schedule of acts performing on four stages. The music begins at 1:30 p.m. each day.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Beck

Wed Jul 16, 2014

KLZZ-FM Saint Cloud

Remembering the Impact of Minnesota Music with Bob Mould and Tommy Stinson [VIDEO]

He's right. The burgeoning music scene in the Twin Cities in the late 70's and early 80's was similar to Detroit and Philadelphia in the 60's.

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Related Topix: The 80'S, Pop/Rock, Punk, Husker Du, Mankato, MN

Mon Jul 14, 2014

MetaFilter

"Go buy everything from 1984 out of Minneapolis" -- Tommy Stinson

Prince's Purple Rain celebrating its thirtieth anniversary, but the skinny MFer with the high voice wasn't the only great thing coming out of the Twin Cities in the mid-1980s.

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Related Topix: Punk, Husker Du, Pop/Rock, Babes in Toyland

The News Journal

J. Roddy Walston's Delaware hat trick

J. Roddy Walston's Delaware hat trick The rock 'n' roll piano man returns to play Dewey Beach next week Check out this story on delawareonline.com: http://delonline.us/1manpq8 If you doubt the power of music festivals to help a band boost its fan base, don't tell J. Roddy Walston, the long-haired rock 'n' roll piano-pounder who fronts After already ... (more)

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Related Topix: Dewey Beach, DE, Newport Folk Festival, Country, The Business, Punk, Wilmington, DE, Pop/Rock

Sat Jul 12, 2014

New York Daily News

Tommy Ramone's sound, style helped shape essential rock band

Tommy Ramone's drumming - which slammed through the first, and best, three Ramones albums - operated with a jackhammer reliability and force.

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Related Topix: The Ramones, Punk, Hungary, World News, Pop/Rock, Music, Entertainment

Fri Jul 11, 2014

The Daily Republic

HA1 4sker DA1 4's ambitious legacy lives on as 'Zen Arcade' turns 30

In 1984, three of that area's most prominent artists of the day released career-defining work in a four-month period: R&B/funk legend Prince served "Purple Rain," hardcore punk trio Husker Du dropped "Zen Arcade" and The Replacements issued "Let it Be."

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Related Topix: Husker Du, Punk, Purple Rain, Music!, Drama Movies, Prince, Pop-Funk, Black Entertainment, Pop/Rock, St. Paul, MN

Wed Jul 09, 2014

Canada.com

Album of the Week: Opening Band, B-Lines

"Life's a contest/I wanna finish in the middle of the pack," hollers B-Lines singer Ryan Dyck on Normal Again, one of the nine nugget-y blasts of lo-fi punk rock found on the Vancouver group's sophomore effort.

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