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  • The Frights set out for Hypochondriac tour 2018

    The Frights set out for Hypochondriac tour 2018

    In news that should excite alternative rock fans, The Frights will be touring throughout the United States in support of their new album Hypochondriac. The group’s tour will begin later this month and will include stops in Washington D.C., Philadelphia, Boston, Baltimore, Detroit, St. Louis, Phoenix...
  • Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds announce dates for fall 2018 tour

    Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds announce dates for fall 2018 tour

    Add Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds to the list of must-see fall tours--the band has just announced a new, albeit short, run of dates. The band will be on the road in October paying just 10 shows across North and Latin America, with the US dates kicking off at the end of the month. They include stops...
  • Tom Shackleford

    5 reasons to see Charly Bliss live

    The state of indie rock and post-punk related styles has left many fans and record executives scratching their heads as to where the once thriving musical genres currently stand in an industry that’s quickly shifting its sights to R&B and hip-hop. While rock might not have as strong of a...
  • Brooklyn hosts the US Air Guitar Championship

    Brooklyn hosts the US Air Guitar Championship

    When the temperature in NY is reaching the 90s, and the humidity is even worse, there's no better way to take refuge than to pile into the back hall of a Brooklyn record shop and witness some of the best imaginary musicians the world has ever seen. Rough Trade was the host on Saturday to the US Air...
  • Tank and the Bangas along with Big Freedia announce The Head Banga co-headlining fall tour

    Tank and the Bangas along with Big Freedia announce The Head Banga co-headlining fall tour

    2017 NPR Tiny Desk Contest winners Tank and the Bangas are heading out on tour across North America this fall with the one and only Big Freedia for the newly announced Head Banga Tour. The upcoming run of shows will take both acts across the U.S. and Canada this fall starting with two concerts at...
  • Peach Pit add North American dates to tour

    Peach Pit add North American dates to tour

    Reading Peach Pit’s bio on Sonicbids is like reading a funny summer novel. The funny bio is a great read and is recommended, and like their Sonicbids bio, Peach Pit’s music is just as interesting, unique, and intoxicating to listen to. The band hails from Vancouver, Canada’s cooler, wetter version...
  • Watch: DeVotchKa releases lyric video for 'Straight Shot', announces This Night Falls Forever tour

    Watch: DeVotchKa releases lyric video for 'Straight Shot', announces This Night Falls Forever tour

    Indie rock outfit DeVotchKa will be heading out on a North American tour this fall in support of their upcoming studio album, This Night Falls Forever. The tour is named accordingly with the album and will see the Colorado band along with Orkesta Mendoza (on select dates) as they head out across...
  • Slothrust announce North American fall tour, share new video for 'Double Down'

    Slothrust announce North American fall tour, share new video for 'Double Down'

    Garage rock trio Slothrust has announced their fall touring plans in promotion of their soon-to-be-released studio album, The Pact. The band will head out across the United States and Canada starting with an album release show on Sept. 14 in Los Angeles. From there, they’ll continue to rocking out...
  • Brooklyn Nets continue positioning franchise for future

    Brooklyn Nets continue positioning franchise for future

    The Brooklyn Nets doubled down on what has been an active offseason in New York. General manager Sean Marks has swung two deals that maintain financial flexibility while adding draft assets. In one deal, Marks shipped point guard Jeremy Lin to Atlanta in exchange for a 2020 second-round pick and the...
  • Dave Grohl talks about releasing unseen Nirvana reunion footage from 2014

    Dave Grohl talks about releasing unseen Nirvana reunion footage from 2014

    Nirvana was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2014 and drummer Dave Grohl and bassist Krist Novoselic performed at the ceremony with a number of talented female singers in place of the late Kurt Cobain. However, after the ceremony, the band went to the small Saint Vitus bar in Brooklyn...
  • Brooklyn Nets continue to push pace with latest signings

    Brooklyn Nets continue to push pace with latest signings

    The free agent signing period opened at 12:01 a.m. on July 1, and the Brooklyn Nets wasted no time in making moves. General manager Sean Marks re-signed sharpshooter Joe Harris to a 2-year, $16 million deal, and he added hustle player Ed Davis for 1-year, $4.4 million.  The moves signal the Nets...
  • Will Brooklyn Nets look to make free agent splash?

    Will Brooklyn Nets look to make free agent splash?

    Ever since Sean Marks took over as general manager of the Brooklyn Nets, he has tried to be creative in his pursuit of assets. He has looked to move veterans for draft picks and talented, young players, and he has looked to make additions through restricted free agency. Previously, Marks made plays...
  • Brooklyn Nets, Dwight Howard to negotiate buyout

    Brooklyn Nets, Dwight Howard to negotiate buyout

    The Brooklyn Nets were universally praised for their ability to open up cap space in the 2019-2020 summer by trading Timofey Mozgov and several second-round draft picks to the Charlotte Hornets for Dwight Howard. As it currently stands, the cap space is the lone takeaway in the deal. According to...
  • Panic! at the Disco announce additional 'Pray for the Wicked' tour dates with support from Two Feet

    Panic! at the Disco announce additional 'Pray for the Wicked' tour dates with support from Two Feet

    Panic! At the Disco are currently in the final weeks of preparation for their upcoming Pray for the Wicked summer tour, which will take the rock band across North America starting on July 11 and running until mid-August before coming to an end with a hometown show at Las Vegas’ T-Mobile Arena on Aug...
  • Brooklyn Nets positioned for future after Dwight Howard trade

    Brooklyn Nets positioned for future after Dwight Howard trade

    The Brooklyn Nets made the first big splash of the 2018 offseason, acquiring Charlotte Hornets center Dwight Howard. In exchange, the Nets sent the Hornets center Timofey Mozgov and two second-round picks.  For the Hornets, they get financial relief, as Howard is slated to make $23.7 million next...
  • Brooklyn Nets have wealth of draft options

    Brooklyn Nets have wealth of draft options

    Brooklyn Nets general manager Sean Marks has proven to be a crafty decision-maker, especially in the absence of assets. When the Nets host the NBA Draft on Thursday night at Barclays Center, he will finally have some options. Even though the Nets do not control their own pick–which goes to the...
  • Interview: KITTEN singer Chloe Chaidez talks about new EP 'Pink Champagne'

    Interview: KITTEN singer Chloe Chaidez talks about new EP 'Pink Champagne'

    Kitten on the road! Don’t worry; we’re not talking about a fuzzy little feline dodging traffic. We’re talking about the Brooklyn-based pop/rock band KITTEN who are currently serving as the support act on the Blue October tour. Led by feisty lead singer Chloe Chaidez, the band are also celebrating...
  • Meg Myers announces North American summer tour dates

    Meg Myers announces North American summer tour dates

    Alternative-rock singer and bassist Meg Myers has unveiled her full touring plans to close out summer and charge into the fall months with 21 new concert dates announced earlier this week. Myers recently returned with a pair of new songs in “Numb,” and “Take Me To The Disco.” The new tracks are her...
  • Nick Cannon Presents: Wild ‘N Out Live 2018 tour set to dominate US

    Nick Cannon Presents: Wild ‘N Out Live 2018 tour set to dominate US

    Nick Cannon’s “Wild ‘N Out” was a staple in MTV’s televised programming schedule starting in 2005 and running off and on until its 11th and final season in 2017. During its time on MTV and MTV2, the popular improv comedy/competition show featured Nick Cannon hosting two teams of comedians in their...
  • Cold War Kids announce additional 2018 tour dates

    Cold War Kids announce additional 2018 tour dates

    Rock band Cold War Kids is keeping the summer concert season going this August with the announcement of additional tour dates. The band will stop in Asbury Park and Brooklyn on August 11 and 13, respectively. Tickets for both shows go on sale Friday, June 8, at noon right here on AXS. Cold War Kids...
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