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  • Alvvays announce tour and sophomore album with lead single, ‘In Undertow’

    Alvvays announce tour and sophomore album with lead single, ‘In Undertow’

    After patiently waiting for what has seemed like forever, Alvvays fans woke up to some great news on Tuesday morning, with the Canadian indie rock band finally announcing the follow up album to their impressive 2014 debut. Their sophomore LP will be titled Antisocialites, and will arrive September...
  • Orphaned Land and Pain announce North American tour

    Orphaned Land and Pain announce North American tour

    It's been seven years since Israeli metal outfit Orphaned Land toured North America. The outfit have made their way to Florida for the yearly 70000 Tons of Metal cruise on three separate occasions, but those unlucky to grab tickets were stuck watching YouTube clips of their performances. After...
  • VNV Nation announce North American club tour with iVardensphere

    VNV Nation announce North American club tour with iVardensphere

    Last fall, electronic outfit VNV Nation packed big venues for the North American portion of their Compendium trek. While fans appreciated the performances, a lot of them wanted the outfit to return to smaller rooms for their next tour. Thankfully, the band listened closely and decided to give them...
  • Portugal. The Man to perform two nights at Terminal 5

    Portugal. The Man to perform two nights at Terminal 5

    Experimental indie pop outfit Portugal. The Man will perform two nights in a row at New York’s Terminal 5 with special guests Electric Guest and KEMBA. The performances will take place on Tuesday, June 6 and Wednesday, June 7 at 8 p.m. Portugal. The Man, which hails from Alaska, are out on the road...
  • 5 must-see artists at the 2017 Northside Festival

    5 must-see artists at the 2017 Northside Festival

    With its vast alumni featuring Sleigh Bells, Chance the Rapper and Run the Jewels, the Northside Festival has been the place to see some of the biggest names in music interspersed with some rising acts in the area. This year's installment takes place this week (Wednesday, June 7 through Sunday, June...
  • Free family events for Father's Day weekend in New York 2017

    Free family events for Father's Day weekend in New York 2017

    There are a ton of things to do in New York for dad on Father’s Day. Whether taking him to his favorite museum or favorite restaurant, dad deserves to be treated just as special on Father’s Day as mom was on Mother’s Day. If you really want to go all out for the special man in your life for Father’s...
  • Lorde's second single titled 'Perfect Places' released June 1

    Lorde's second single titled 'Perfect Places' released June 1

    Indie/pop artist Lorde released her new single “Perfect Places” on June 1, 2017. The single is from her sophomore album Melodrama, which will be out on June 16, 2017, according to Billboard. Grammy-winning artist Lorde adds “Perfect Places to her impressive roster of music. Lorde won two 2013 Grammy...
  • The best NYC concerts for June 2017

    The best NYC concerts for June 2017

    It's the moment New Yorkers have been waiting for since the freezing winter months. We've finally reached the month of June, and there's set to be a plethora of good times in store for the next few weeks. Some of the awesome memories might come from the amount of great shows heading to the Big Apple...
  • Enter for a chance to win a pair of tickets to Sigur Rós at Forest Hills Stadium in Queens, NY

    Enter for a chance to win a pair of tickets to Sigur Rós at Forest Hills Stadium in Queens, NY

    Sigur Rós are in the midst of their North American tour, and the trio is set to stop at the newly revamped Forest Hills Stadium in Queens, N.Y. The Forest Hills show on June 17 will be their last stop, and AXS is giving away a pair of tickets to the show. To enter to win the tickets, click link in...
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    Photos: BoroughCon 2017 invades Queens, N.Y.

    People walking through St. Johns University in Queens, N.Y. might've been startled at the massive influx of superheroes and anime characters roaming the halls. Yesterday, the first annual BoroughCon made its way to the college campus, and fans of comic books, anime and video games were ready to give...
  • Jason Richardson (ex-Chelsea Grin) announce headlining tour

    Jason Richardson (ex-Chelsea Grin) announce headlining tour

    While he's only 25, Jason Richardson has seen the world numerous times as the former guitarist for deathcore outfits Born of Osiris, Chelsea Grin, and All Shall Perish. After four years with Chelsea Grin, Richardson departed from the group in 2015 to focus more on his solo career, which started with...
  • Concerts and shows to check out this Memorial Day weekend in New York 2017

    Concerts and shows to check out this Memorial Day weekend in New York 2017

    The Memorial Day holiday is upon us and many are trying to figure ways to get out and celebrate this weekend. In the New York area, there are a number of great events going on over the next four days. There are a number of great concerts featuring a wide variety of genres that are guaranteed to...
  • Rising R&B star Quincy taking his 'This Is For You' EP to LA, NYC and Atlanta

    Rising R&B star Quincy taking his 'This Is For You' EP to LA, NYC and Atlanta

    Singer and actor Quincy Brown, who records sultry R&B under his first name, has an interesting family lineage. His biological father is New Jack Swing figurehead Al B. Sure! but when he was three years old, his mother --model Kim Porter -- began a longterm relationship with Sean “Puffy” Combs...
  • BoroughCon makes its debut in NYC this weekend

    BoroughCon makes its debut in NYC this weekend

    Memorial Day weekend is usually designated for cookouts, parties and the occasional concert. It's usually never seen as a time for conventions in New York City, but that's set to change this weekend with BoroughCon. This four-day convention was founded by former Knightrokon staff members Matthew...
  • Mexican comedian Franco Escamilla plans US tour

    Mexican comedian Franco Escamilla plans US tour

    Mexican comedian and musician Franco Escamilla will be heading Stateside this fall for a theater tour of the U.S. The six-date tour will see Escamilla in major markets like New York, Los Angeles, San Francisco, and Dallas. Escamilla will begin his American stint at The Joint at Hard Rock Hotel &...
  • Today Is The Day announce dates for 'Temple Of The Morning Star' 20th anniversary tour

    Today Is The Day announce dates for 'Temple Of The Morning Star' 20th anniversary tour

    On September 23, 1997, Nashville noise rock outfit Today Is The Day released their fourth studio album Temple of the Morning Star, which was recently added to Decibel Magazine's Hall of Fame list. To celebrate the 20 year anniversary, The End Records released a remastered version of the album on CD...
  • The By Gods announce summer tour with Sad Baxter

    The By Gods announce summer tour with Sad Baxter

    Hailing from Nashville, rock trio The By Gods have been rising the ranks as one of the area's top bands with praise from publications such as Consequence of Sound and Impose Magazine. Last year, the outfit released their sophomore studio album Get On Feelings and follow up EP Phone Calls. Even with...
  • Iconic tenor Jose Carreras to return to Carnegie Hall this September

    Iconic tenor Jose Carreras to return to Carnegie Hall this September

    Iconic tenor Jose Carreras will return to Carnegie Hall in New York City for a performance on September 28, 2017, according to Opera Wire.This will be a rare opportunity for fans of the tenor and opera to see the legendary performer live at Carnegie Hall. This will be his first performance at...
  • Hillsong Young and Free reveal summer Youth Revival tour

    Hillsong Young and Free reveal summer Youth Revival tour

    The Hillsong Young and Free reveal summer "Youth Revival' tour will kick off in Chicago, Ill. for an inspiring nine-city tour of cities across the U.S. Hillsong Young and Free is part of the Hillsong Church Music Ministries, which is headquartered in Sydney, Australia. The Young and Free ministry is...
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    Photos: Five Points Fest makes its debut in NYC

    New York City is home to some of the biggest toy companies on the East Coast, and it's also known as a breeding ground for the brightest comic book names in the industry. Toy publication Clutter Magazine and popular NYC comic book shop Midtown Comics decided to join forces for a special event that...
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