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Pixies announce four new songs in “EP-2” plus a new music video to accompany the release

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January 7, 2014

With the success of the four-track “EP-1,” Pixies is bringing out “EP-2,” with four brand new songs – “Blue-Eyed Hexe,” “Magdalena,” “Greens and Blues” and “Snakes,” as well as a music video for “Blue-Eyed Hexe.” Pixies talks about the four new songs on “EP-2”: “Blue-Eyed Hexe” About this track, Pixies’ Black...
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Iggy Pop pays tribute to Phil Everly, “the real deal”

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January 4, 2014
Iggy Pop pays tribute to Phil Everly, “the real deal”

Iggy Pop has posted a message in reaction to the passing of Phil Everly today, at 74. “God bless Phil Everly. The Everlys were the real deal when it comes to American music. I saw them in the 60s at the 20 Grand in Detroit, and they seriously rocked the huge...
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NXNE announces first bands for 2014: St. Vincent, Juicy J, Omar Souleyman and Speedy Ortiz

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December 11, 2013
NXNE 2014 first bands

North by Northeast have announced the first bands in the line-up for NXNE 2014. Headlining names on the bill released today include St. Vincent, Juicy J, Omar Souleyman and Speedy Ortiz. There is still 6 months to go, so watch this space for more bands at they are announced! © Brian...
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Kasabian announce 10th anniversary homecoming gig in 2014

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November 26, 2013

Kasabian have announced details of a massive homecoming gig in their native Leicester in as a part of their 10th anniversary as a band. The 35,000 capacity Victoria Park gig will take place on June 21 2014 to mark 10 years since their debut album Kasabian  was released. Tickets cost £39.50 and go on...
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Virgin Records celebrates 40th anniversary with ‘Disruptions’ exhibition

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October 21, 2013

Launched in 1973, Virgin are marking their 40th anniversary with a free exhibition in London. “Virgin Records: 40 Years of Distruptions. The Exhibitions.” is set to open its doors on October 24 at the Victoria House and will run until October 29. The exhibition features rare photographs from the last 40...
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Musicians come out to support Toronto’s first Park Crawl, this Sunday – Schedule and ticket details

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September 28, 2013
Foodstock -photo by Brian Banks, Music Vice

Local bands Lemon Bucket Orkestra, Choir! Choir! Choir! and Local 164 will provide the music to Toronto’s first ever Park Crawl, this Sunday 29 September. Organized by the David Suzuki Foundation as part of the Homegrown National Park Project, the crawl will lead a Pied Piper procession of people by foot,...
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Pixies to play London’s 2013 iTunes Festival

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July 10, 2013
Pixies group shot

Pixies have been confirmed to play the 2013 iTunes Festival that is held at The Roundhouse in London on Wednesday, September 25. The iTunes festival is free to the public, and can be streamed via the official app available on the iTunes Store and with Apple TV.  The festival, running from...
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Young Inspirations presents Shine Your Talent Music Event in Toronto, July 21st

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June 26, 2013

YOUNG INSPIRATIONS – SHINE YOUR TALENT MUSIC EVENT Background Jessica Paiva, the creator of Young Inspirations (YI), has always had a passion for the arts and knew that there weren’t any platforms where undiscovered individuals could have their works seen and heard. Once she was assigned a project for her Magazine and the Web class...
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Arctic Monkeys debut new song at the Majestic Ventura Theatre (22/5)

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May 23, 2013

Arctic Monkeys played a new song, “Do I Wanna Know?”, from their forthcoming fifth album at their sold-out show at the Majestic Ventura Theatre in Ventura, CA last night (22/5). It was the band’s first live show after almost a year after they performed at the Olympic Games Opening Ceremony in...
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Efterklang cancel Toronto Mod Club show

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March 21, 2013
Efterklang

  Efterklang have cancelled their show in Toronto tonight. They were due to play at Virgin Mobile Mod Club as part of Canadian Music Week. “We’re so sorry to cancel our Toronto show tonight. Due to illness Casper is in no condition to sing or make it out tonight. We hate...
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