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“Rosa Marie” Anti-Bullying Music Video by Mister E. Machine

“Rosa Marie” Anti-Bullying Music Video by Mister E. Machine

“Like many kids, I was bullied a lot growing up. Luckily I had a kickass-older-80’s metal chick-sister that helped me through some dark times. Mister E. Machine partners with www.illinoissafeschools.org for the release of their anti-bullying anthem Rosa Marie off the EP ‘Shooting Stars’.” For more on Mister E. Machine visit www.themistere.com

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Out Country Singer Drake Jensen Releases a Collection of “Retro” Favorites

  “In this third studio album, Drake Jensen brings you a collection of “retro” favourites, with his own personal interpretation. Not your usual country songs, but definitely Drake Jensen. This album will bring back some great memories.” Album Notes: Drake Jensen has brought new life to the Country Music genre, by bringing back the classic

Garbage Share Music Video For Their New Single “The Chemicals”

  Garbage, featuring Brian Aubert from Silversun Pickups share the official video for “The Chemicals” from their 2015 Record Store Day 10″ vinyl release. Record Store Day is this Saturday, April 18, 2015 The video was directed by Sophie Muller  

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Mt. Wolf Share Music Video for New Track “Hamburg”

2015 sees the continued fruition of one of last year’s most unexpected and welcome returns, with details of a new EP release announced by London’s Mt. Wolf. The release is trailed with the second new track from the band following their disappearance of over a year, ‘Hamburg’ (now streaming here). Along with ‘Red’ – the Hype Machine hit

The Cube Guys Feat. Luciana in “U Dance” Music Video

Catchy tune! “Originally released as an instrumental last year, The Cube Guys house smash ‘La Vérité’ has become a staple in club sets for 2014, peaking at #6 on Beatport and topping club charts in USA, Canada, UK, France, Germany, Italy and Australia, with support from the likes of Danny Howard, Benny Benassi, Bob Sinclar,

Tom Goss & Underwear Model Max Emerson Go A Cappella | “I Don’t Mind”

Singer Tom Goss teamed up with underwear model, writer and actor, Max Emerson to create a colorful and comedic a cappella version of Usher’s new single ‘I Don’t Mind.’ Tom says, “People may believe the song to be parody, but this ode to strippers is kept true to form. One exception, all instruments are replaced

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Oh Happy Day! New Hi Fashion Video Out Today! | “Where is the Party?”

Stop everything and watch the new video from one of my favorites, Hi Fashion, for “Where is the Party?”. It is clear where the party is, it follows Hi Fashion around like a little puppy humping their legs, always exciting! Hi Fashion are always pushing the limits with their daring and outrageous clothing and beats.

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L.A. Eastsider Duo Promis & Matthews Release Their Sophomore Album “Sunset Blvd”

  Los Angeles-based musical duo Promis & Matthews, consisting of Chilean-born singer songwriter/pianist Jose Promis and British-born multi-instrumentalist/producer Ian Matthews,  are celebrating the release this month of their second album, Sunset Blvd, a collection of twelve genre-defying songs loosely based on their lives as aspiring musicians in the Los Angeles music scene. The title, taken from Billy

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Meet Las Vegas Fashion-Art Rock Band Palaye Royale

    New to us and we like, 2 thumbs up. From their press release: Palaye Royale is a fashion-art rock band from Las Vegas consisting of members Sebastian Danzig, Remington Leith, & Emerson Barrett who have dual citizenship of Canada& America Although the band are currently unpublished, they have had some notable sync activity

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Jeb Havens & Michael Powers Duet | Cover of “Enough” by Reba McEntire ft Jennifer Nettles

Singer/songwriters Jab Havens and Michael Powers team up for a cover Reba McEntire’s song “Enough,” in a sea of flannel. Well done men! Jeb Havens writes on his Youtube Page, “We both love this amazing song from Reba’s new album so decided to record a cover from our closets in Los Angeles and Chicago. Please share the video

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Sydney’s Jonathan Boulet’s “Gubba” Album is Out Now

    After honing his craft in his hometown of Sydney, with two records on esteemed Australiian label Modular (home to the likes of Tame Impala, Cut Copy, The Presets & many more), Jonathan Boulet decided it was time for a fresh start.  In early 2013, he upped sticks, relocated to Europe, found himself a new band

Eric Himan Shares Lyric Video for “Playing Cards” Off of New EP out May 5th

  Today Eric Himan has shared his lyric video for,”Playing Cards,” from his new EP, Playing Cards out May 5th on iTunes, Amazon.com, Spotify, and EricHiman.Com. I have to admit, I have had a chance to listen to Eric’s new album,  Playing Cards, and it’s my favorite work from him thus far, and you all know how much

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Watch Fancy Perform “Goodbye” Live at Elvis Duran Show

  www.whoisfancymusic.com | Instagram | Twitter | Facebook Video Who Is Fancy

Florence + The Machine Share “Ship To Wreck”

Taken from Florence + The Machine’s album How Big How Blue How Beautiful. Get Ship to Wreck instantly when you pre-order on iTunes: HERE

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James Panther Debut EP and National Tour! Kickstarter

  Help release and bring the debut EP and National Tour of a raw, real, rockin musician and LGBT youth advocate into the mainstream! About this project (From James Panther’s Kickstarter Page) Hello friends and thank you for checking out my campaign!  As I explained in the video above, I’m here to release my debut

Moa Kikuchi, Suzuka Nakamoto and Yui Mizuno perform with Babymetal on Day 1 of the Heavy Montreal Festival on Aug. 9, 2014 in Montreal, Canada.
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Babymetal Signs With Sony | Get The Details on Their Album’s U.S. Release

Move on over all you “Ariana Grandes” trolling the streets of the US, Babymetal is coming for you! Babymetal — the Japanese teenaged J-pop-meets-metal trio that topped Billboard’s World Albums chart — has signed with Sony, with plans for taking on America and beyond. The Japanese band broke the news on its official website, announcing that its self-titled debut album will be released

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Violent Femmes Are Together Again | 4 Song EP Out on National Record Store Day

  Violent Femmes are together again and releasing an EP of four new songs for National Record Store Day. In the beginning of March we shared, Violent Femmes new song, “Love Love Love Love Love,” off of the forthcoming album. The Milwaukee-born folk-punk trio has endured a significant amount of strife in its 32-year history, from bitter

Manila Luzon Shares “This Body” Music Video

One of my favorite girls of all time out of Ru Paul’s Drag Race, Manila Luzon, has shared this this music video for “This Body.” Video from Manila Luzon https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/eternal-queen/id921895313?uo=4&at=11lGoB

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Who Is Fancy Reveals His Identity While Performing “Goodbye” the Tonight Show

  Music guest Who Is Fancy finally reveals his identity, a slow reveal, while performing “Goodbye” for the Tonight Show audience. Who is fancy writes on his Facebook wall: To my loves!! I can not express how grateful I am for all of the positivity and kindness you have all shared with me! My journey

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Will Butler Shares “Something’s Coming” Video

    Will Butler has shared a weird new video for “Something’s Coming,” a track off his recently released solo album, Policy. It features creepy knife-wielding polka dot dancers, a baby playing drums, and Butler dancing shirtless in a heavy-looking metal helmet. The whole thing comes to a bloody, deranged end. The clip was directed by

Levonia Jenkins – “Werk and Serve and Face” Music Video

Levonia Jenkins returns with her latest dance floor anthem, “Werk and Serve and Face.” Featuring: Chad Schuyler LaClair, Vee Bernard, Caroline Maroney and Anna Weinstein. Follow the man behind the wig, Greg Scarnici: www.gregscarnici.com Facebook Twitter Download “Werk and Serve and Face” on Amazon

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Big Dipper Drops “Truffle Budder” | Listen Here

Big Dipper has shared his new track, “Truffle Budder,” via Soundcloud. Listen up  below. Urban Dictionary tells me that Truffle butter is when you pull you dick out of the asshole an continue fucking her pussy, and the tan buttery substance around her pussy is truffle butter. Who knew!? Big Dipper is a Chicago born, Brooklyn-based queer

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Will Sheridan #GIANT II: Journey Album Kickstarter Campaign

  From the Kickstarter Page: Will Sheridan’s second LP GIANT II: Journey will be a full length album accompanied by Visuals, a Tour and an online merchandise store About this project The #GIANT Journey Kickstarter campaign is designed to fund Will Sheridan’s second album: GIANT II: Journey This Funding enables me to produce, write and record

Watch Slow Knights’ “Candy Sugar Rush” Video

 “Candy Sugar Rush” is taken from Slow Knights’ upcoming album Living In A Dark World | Out Arpil 20th Pre-order now on iTunes and get ‘Candy Sugar Rush’ instant download: iTunes 

Watch Morrissey’s “Kiss Me A Lot” Music Video

Morrissey’s voice is sounding fantastic on this track for his new music video,”Kiss Me A Lot.” “Kiss Me A Lot” is available through iTunes worldwide. Morrisey recently also announced a U.S. tour. Check out the dates here. I’m afraid to get excited because didn’t he cancel a shit load of performances last year?

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Passion Pit Share “Lifted Up (1985)” Music Video with a May Potentially Cause Seizures Warning

“Lifted Up (1985)” is  taken from Passion Pit’s new album KINDRED. Pre-order now and receive “Lifted Up (1985)” and “Where The Sky Hangs” instantly in iTunes   Follow Passion Pit on passionpitmusic.com | Facebook | Twitter | Instagram | Youtube  

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Passenger – “Fear Of Fear” Music Video | In Association with Unicef UK

  Fear of Fear from Passenger is from the new album Whispers II in association with Unicef UK 100% of the profits from this purchase will go to Unicef and their campaign to help and eventually prevent children suffering from chronic malnutrition in Liberia. Pre – Order now from www.passengermusic.com Album Out April 20th 2015

“Exit Strategy” Music Video by Tawnee Kendall ft Jeb Havens and the Hangover Brigade

Check out the dynamite new much video from one of our favorites, Tawnee Kendall, featuring Jeb Havens and the Hangover Brigade. The video was filmed in the beautiful Guernville, CA. “Exit Strategy” is a love song about having someone you can depend on to get you out of any situation. Whether that be something as simple as a

Sia – “Big Girls Cry” Official Video

This again? “Big Girls Cry” directed by Sia and Daniel Askill, featuring Maddie Ziegler, and choreographed by Ryan Heffington.

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Calling All Singer/Songwriters/Musicians | “This Town” Vodcast Song Contest

  Hello all you amazing, creative musician friends and those we haven’t met yet. We have recently started  filming a weekly vodcast called “This Town,” hosted by Mike Enders,  which is rapidly becoming the “it” place to stop by for local Bay Area talent, and those traveling through town. The inspiration for the name comes

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Matt Gold Responds in Song to Indiana law “On The Way”

  Listen up! “I felt I had to write a song about what was going on in the state I have lived in for the past 20 years. This is my way of hopefully helping the cause with positive reinforcement, sending a message of love, not hate.”  Matt Gold On The Way – Lyrics and

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Waxahatchee – “Under A Rock” Official Music Video

  From the album Ivy Tripp, out April 7, 2015 on Merge Records. www.mergerecords.com

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Watch New Animated Music Video from Stromae for “Carmen”

Watch the new music video by Stromae performing Carmen. Stromae is a Belgian singer and songwriter. He has established himself in both the hip hop and electronic music genres. Stromae came to wide public attention with his song “Alors on danse”, which became a number one in several European countries. In 2013, his sophomore album Racine Carrée was a commercial success. I am fascinated with Stromae and have featured him

Watch Hot Chip’s New Video for “Need You Now”

  Hot Chip will release their sixth album and second for Domino, Why Make Sense?, on May 18, 2015. Recorded in Oxfordshire and London and produced by Hot Chip with Mark Ralph, Why Make Sense? is the band’s follow up to 2012’s critically acclaimed In Our Heads. Hot Chip will be touring the US, UK

Nick Deutsch Shares “Crazy Ride” Music Video

Nick Deutsch has shared his new music Video for  title track, “Crazy Ride” off of his most recent album. Directed by Assal Ghawami and animated by Tara Autovino, “Crazy Ride” is about the push and pull of human life. The lyrics serve as a gentle reminder that we are all living, loving, losing and learning together.

Vance Joy’s “Georgia” Video Has an Unexpected Romance | Watch

  The powerful track and video, Georgia, is taken from Melbourne’s, Vance Joy’s debut album Dream Your Life Away.  It looks like Vance Joy will be joining Taylor Swift on tour this coming summer. Find out more about that HERE Find Vance Joy on Facebook | www.vancejoy.com  

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“Spectrum” of Sexuality Music Video by Ryan Amador Feat. Jo Lampert & Gyasi Ross

Singer Ryan Amador asks where do you fall in the “Spectrum” of sexuality in happy music video. Where do you fall… Follow Ryan: ryanamador.com/ Facebook Twitter Instagram “SPECTRUM” Performed by Ryan Amador, Jo Lampert, & Gyasi Ross

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Stream Skinny Lister’s New Track “This is War”

STREAM NEW TRACK – ‘THIS IS WAR’ TAKEN FROM THE NEW ALBUM – DOWN ON DEPTFORD BROADWAY OUT 20th APRIL 2015 + UK HEADLINE TOUR Following a triumphant week at SXSW Festival and currently on tour in Europe supporting Chuck Ragan, Skinny Lister unveil another track ‘This Is War’ from their forthcoming album ‘Down On Deptford

Smashing Pumpkins Share “Drum and Fife” Video

  Watch Smashing Pumpkins new video for “Drum and Fife,” off of their 2014 album, Monuments to an Elegy. This video was directed by Ahlander + Antiga. War what is it good for I ask? The Smashing Pumpkins will be all over the boob tube this week. On April 2, they’ll perform “Drum and Fife” on “The Tonight

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Mika Shares “Talk About You” Audio Video

  The new single ‘Talk About You’ from Mika is available on iTunes now. Check out the new audo video for song below. “Album news coming soon! Keep an eye on the Facebook page to find out more over the next few days!” MIKA   MIKA’s full-length album will be available online on March 31st Find

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