AGAINST ME! ANNOUNCE SPRING 2014 HEADLINING TOUR

NEW ALBUM, TRANSGENDER DYSPHORIA BLUES, ENTERS BILLBOARD TOP 200 AT #23, HIGHEST CHARTING POSITION IN BAND HISTORY BAND TO MAKE NUMEROUS APPEARANCES AT SXSW IN AUSTIN, TX THIS MARCH Laura Jane Grace still barks her lyrics with fiercely assertive intelligence. The end result is just as catchy and anthemic as the terrific speedball punk records … Continue reading AGAINST ME! ANNOUNCE SPRING 2014 HEADLINING TOUR

Cuban Metal Bands To Stage Historic Performance at SXSW

Escape, Ancestor and Agonizer to be the first Cuban metal bands to ever perform in the U.S. Three Cuban metal bands landed in Miami on Sunday and will travel to Austin, TX to play the first ever show by a Cuban rock or metal band on U.S. soil on Friday night at SXSW. The three … Continue reading Cuban Metal Bands To Stage Historic Performance at SXSW

Local Pittsburgh Artist Competing to Open for LL COOL J at SXSW

Today, Doritos announced its return to the South by Southwest (SXSW) Music Conference and Festival in Austin, Tex., complete with its 62-foot tall vending machine turned Doritos #BoldStage.  This year Pittsburgh’s own  Devin Miles will be competing for an opening spot on the coveted musical stage.   To help launch the brand’s “For the Bold” campaign, … Continue reading Local Pittsburgh Artist Competing to Open for LL COOL J at SXSW

Century Media artists announce South by Southwest appearances

Italy's LACUNA COIL, Fort Worth-based duo PINKISH BLACK, and ambient blackened doom metallers VATTNET VISKAR will be appearing at this year's South by Southwest (SXSW) festival in Austin, TX. See below for all performance information: Wednesday, March 13th VATTNET VISKAR 2PM: House of Vans at Mohawk, Pitchfork Show No Mercy showcase 12:00AM: Hoeks Death Metal … Continue reading Century Media artists announce South by Southwest appearances

Caitlin Rose’s ‘The Stand-In’ Out Today on ATO Records, Announces SXSW Shows & New Video

Caitlin Rose today releases The Stand-In on ATO Records, the 25 year old's sophomore record and solidifying marker as one of her generation's promising singer-songwriters and artists within the Americana meets country and pop genre. Billboard premiered the official video for "Only A Clown," a story that leads the viewer through a raucous Nashville night described by Rose … Continue reading Caitlin Rose’s ‘The Stand-In’ Out Today on ATO Records, Announces SXSW Shows & New Video

Golden Bloom to Play 3 Austin Shows and Announces Post-SXSW Tour

"The five songs on [No Day Like Today] carry on the fine tradition that Fogel started as a solo act, so you are getting high quality musicianship, well-crafted melodies, and sharp lyrics that explore thorny emotions with keen insight and understanding." -Now This ROCKS! Golden Bloom is making the trip to Austin more than worth … Continue reading Golden Bloom to Play 3 Austin Shows and Announces Post-SXSW Tour

Frenchkiss Records & Label Group Announce Official SXSW Showcase

  SET TIMES: Local Natives -- 1am The Virgins -- 12am Bad Cop -- 11pm Emma Louise -- 10pm Natural Child -- 9pm K-X-P -- 8pm   Frenchkiss Facebook Frenchkiss Twitter

Rosco Bandana Announce US Tour + SXSW Dates/ Greensburg 6/14 at SummerSounds

The Mississippi septet Rosco Bandana are the product of teenage rebellion and its consequences; of lost love, false starts and, above all, lasting friendship. They're what happens when a group of kids take a chance on a long shot and – against all odds – it pays off. There's also a Blur cover thrown in … Continue reading Rosco Bandana Announce US Tour + SXSW Dates/ Greensburg 6/14 at SummerSounds

Emma Louise Announces Debut LP, Announces SXSW Shows + LA/NYC Dates

“There’s a certain kind of female that occupies a space in which she’s perpetually young and girlish but also wise and worldly. Goldie Hawn is one, and so is Jena Malone. When they’re young, they’re playful but seem ahead of their years because of a graceful ease, and when they’re mature they are both judicious … Continue reading Emma Louise Announces Debut LP, Announces SXSW Shows + LA/NYC Dates

SXSW Performing Artist Carsie Blanton Releases “Under Your Thumb”

Don't let Carsie Blanton's sweet delivery fool you. Her raucous tune, "Under Your Thumb" has more than meets the ear. "This was one of those whirlwind songs - I wrote it in under an hour," says Blanton. "It was a little trancelike, and I found myself pretty shocked about the lyrical content when I was … Continue reading SXSW Performing Artist Carsie Blanton Releases “Under Your Thumb”

Les Mentettes to Warm Up SXSW

"Few bands come around that are so charming...[Les Mentettes are] bringing back that nostalgic, lovey, swing-yer-partner feeling." -MTV iggy - Bands We Like Lauded for their charming, inventive style, indie pop group, Les Mentettes, has shared the stage with Pulp (UK), Of Montreal (USA), Tahiti Boy & The Palmtree Family (France) and Moreno Veloso (Brazil). … Continue reading Les Mentettes to Warm Up SXSW

Reverend And The Makers Announce U.S. Tour Dates, Including SXSW

With a tour history including Oasis and The Verve, Reverend And The Makers' live show does not disappoint. This March, they will be crossing the Atlantic to perform with The Enemy in LA and NY and in The End Records SXSW showcase in Austin, TX. Their first show will be on March 11th supporting The … Continue reading Reverend And The Makers Announce U.S. Tour Dates, Including SXSW

VATTNET VISKAR announces North American tour dates

Ambient blackened doom metallers VATTNET VISKAR will be back on the road this March to play some shows around SXSW 2013 (the band's appearances at the festival will be announced soon). Check the dates below to see when they'll be coming to a city near you: VATTNET VISKAR tour dates March 4-- Clementon, NJ @ … Continue reading VATTNET VISKAR announces North American tour dates

PSYCHOTHERMIA New Album Streaming on Metal Insider – Tour Dates Announced

Southern California's PSYCHOTHERMIA are set to unleash their debut album Fall to the Rising Sun tomorrow. The album can be ordered HERE. In celebration of the album's release, PSYCHOTHERMIA has teamed up with Metal Insider for an exclusive stream of PSYCHOTHERMIA's entire debut album. Get a first listen to Fall to the Rising Sun HERE. … Continue reading PSYCHOTHERMIA New Album Streaming on Metal Insider – Tour Dates Announced