James Shearer

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Miike Snow return to Toronto this October for Kool Haus show

June 14, 2010
Miike Snow return to Toronto this October for Kool Haus show

By popular demand, Miike Snow will be returning to Toronto in the Fall. Miike Snow will be playing at Kool Haus, Toronto on 9 October, presented by Embrace. Many fans were left yearning for more after Miike Snow played a sold-out show at the Phoenix in April this year. Tickets for...
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Play poker with Scott Ian for a chance to win a trip to Sonisphere

June 10, 2010
Play poker with Scott Ian for a chance to win a trip to Sonisphere

Scott Ian of Anthrax is giving fans a unique opportunity to win a trip to Sonisphere. Scott is holding a free online poker tournament on 30 June, where the winner will score a trip to Sonisphere in England. The contest is open to anyone aged 18+ from the United States, Mexico...
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Arcade Fire to play two last-minute shows in Toronto this weekend

June 9, 2010
Arcade Fire to play two last-minute shows in Toronto this weekend

Montreal’s Arcade Fire have announced two last-minute shows this weekend in Toronto. On Friday 11 June and Saturday 12 June, Arcade Fire will play at Danforth Music Hall. The news broke just over an hour ago via Twitter. The show are presented by Collective Concerts and tickets will be sold from...
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Pixies announce U.S. Doolittle tour for September – presale on new official website

June 3, 2010
Pixies announce U.S. Doolittle tour for September – presale on new official website

The Pixies are bringing the Doolittle Tour back to the US. The 11-city trek kicks off on September 7 at the Tower Theatre in Philadelphia and will extend the 20th anniversary celebration of the release of the band’s classic 1989 album, Doolittle. Tour support will be provided by Fuck Buttons, the electronic...
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Slipknot bassist Paul Gray found dead in hotel room – updated with Slipknot Press Conference Video

May 24, 2010
Slipknot bassist Paul Gray found dead in hotel room – updated with Slipknot Press Conference Video

Slipknot bassist Paul Gray has died aged 38. He was found dead in a Des Moines, Iowa hotel today, Monday 24 May. Police have indicated that they do not suspect foul play. An autopsy will be carried out tomorrow, 25 May, to determine the cause of death. Gray had been working...
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Joey Belladonna rejoins Anthrax for Sonisphere festival and new album

May 10, 2010
Joey Belladonna rejoins Anthrax for Sonisphere festival and new album

The rumours have been confirmed: Joey Belladonna has rejoined Anthrax! Anthrax drummer Charlie Benante and bassist Frank Bello were seen together with former Anthrax vocalist Joey Belladonna late last month in New York, and now the band – together with guitarists Scott Ian and Rob Caggiano – have confirmed the rumours...
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Radiohead’s Thom Yorke posts election day playlist

May 6, 2010
Radiohead’s Thom Yorke posts election day playlist

The United Kingdom general election is being held today, 6 May. To mark the occasion, Radiohead’s Thom Yorke has released a playlist on DeadAirSpace, headed with the ditty: “on election day in these fair british isles.. avert your cynical eyes”. For those wishing to create this playlist, perhaps the most obscure...
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Primus announce summer tour with Gogol Bordello

May 3, 2010
Primus announce summer tour with Gogol Bordello

Primus have announced their first tour in four years and with their North American tour set to kick off this summer at Sound Academy in Toronto, Ontario on 27 July. They will be joined by Gogol Bordello for most dates, with the band set to join Primus in North America after...
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Interpol release free song “Lights”

April 29, 2010
Interpol release free song “Lights”

Interpol have released a free song called “Lights”. The song is taken from the band’s forthcoming fourth album and is available for download from their website. The song is set to be the first of a few to be released before the new album drops. “We’re stirring,” the band wrote in...
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The Dead Weather confirmed for Glasto appearance

April 26, 2010
The Dead Weather confirmed for Glasto appearance

The Dead Weather have been added to the line-up for Glastonbury 2010. Jack White’s band will play the Pyramid Stage on Saturday, 26 June at this year’s Glastonbury festival which runs from 25-27 June in Somerset, England. The Dead Weather join a bill which is headlined by U2, Muse and Stevie...
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