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– By Brandon Callies – “PUSH PLAY” The Black Keys pull no punches with their new album, Turn Blue, which bids the question, can these guys put out a bad album? The band set the bar high with their last album, El Camino, but have once again outdone themselves. The album starts off with a psychedelic track called ,”Weigh…

Sheezus, Lily Allen’s third studio album, is out today on Warner Bros. Records. It is the British pop singer’s first album since 2009’s acclaimed It’s Not Me, It’s You. Sheezus finds her re-teaming with her long-time collaborator Greg Kurstin (Tegan & Sara, P!nk), except for on the title track, which was produced by DJ…

Hand Drawn Records. A Compilation. Volume 3. Live Studio Session at Big Acre Sound (Copper Canyon, TX) – Words by Michal Elizabeth Smith // Photos by Ronnie Jackson – Hand Drawn Records concluded the first night of tracking their third compilation album with indie-rock quartet, Always the Alibi. Previously featured on…

Singer, songwriter, and guitarist Gary Clark Jr. has announced a series of July headlining shows, in addition to his summer festival appearances. The 2014 Grammy Award winner has been on the road with Kings of Leon and just completed a tour of Australia with the Dave Matthews Band. He will also perform several shows in…

– By Brandon Callies – “PUSH PLAY” Against Me! is back with a new album and new appearance, but the sound remains the same. The band’s new record, Transgender Dysphoria Blues, is as intense as it is heartfelt. The band tackles the elephant in the room right out of the gate with the title track ,”Transgender Dysphoria B…

Hard rockers, Lacuna Coil continues their support of their newest release Broken Crown Halo announcing more tour dates today. The band’s current ‘Dead And Rising’ tour continues with more club shows and radio festivals, including the band’s recent addition to both the Rocklahoma, and River City Rockfest line-ups. Tour…

Hand Drawn Records. A Compilation. Volume 3. Live Studio Session at Big Acre Sound (Copper Canyon, TX) – Words by Michal Elizabeth Smith // Photos by Ronnie Jackson – Psychedelic-rock quintet, Un Chien tracked a previously unreleased song, “The Way She Goes” for Hand Drawn Records’ third compilation album. The innovati…

This summer, two of the world’s self-proclaimed, “greatest rock bands”, KISS and Def Leppard, are set to deliver a massive tour spanning two continents to celebrate KISS’ 40th year in music. The tour will push through 40-plus cities throughout North America kicking-off on Monday, June 23 in West Valley City, UT at the…