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Escape The Fate To Kick Off “The Dead Masquerade” Headlining Tour on January 20th

November 17, 2010 by  
Filed under Daily Music News, Tour Dates & News

Escape The Fate will kick off the new year with a North American headlining tour.  “The Dead Masquerade” will begin January 20th in Tucson, AZ and run through March.  Support acts Alesana, Motionless in White, Get Scared and Drive A will join them. 

January will mark the  return to the stage of bassist Max Green, who entered rehab on November 12th.  Special VIP pre-sale is up now at and tickets go on sale Friday, November 19th at 10am PST.

The Dead Masquerade Tour Dates:
1/20            Tucson, AZ @Rialto Theater
1/21            Tempe, AZ @Marquee Theatre
1/22            Albuquerque, NM @Sunshine Theater
1/24            Dallas, TX @South Side Music Hall
1/25            San Antonio, TX @White Rabbit
1/26            Houston, TX @Warehouse Live
1/28            Atlanta, GA @Masquerade
1/29            Orlando, FL @Club Firestone
1/30            Ft. Lauderdale, FL @Revolution
2/1            Charlotte, NC @Amos’ Southend
2/2            Norfolk, VA @The Norva
2/3            Baltimore, MD @Ram’s Head Live
2/4            Philadelphia, PA @Trocadero
2/5            Sayreville, NJ @Starland Ballroom
2/8            Lancaster, PA @Chameleon Club
2/9            Allentown PA @Crocodile Rock
2/11            Hartford, CT @Webster Theatre
2/12            Worcester, MA @The Palladium
2/13            Montreal, Quebec @Club Soda
2/14            Toronto, Ontario @Phoenix Theatre
2/16            Buffalo, NY @Town Ballroom
2/17            Royal Oak, MI @Royal Oak Music Theatre
2/18            Grand Rapids, MI @The Orbit Room
2/19            Milwaukee, WI @Rave Ballroom
2/20            Chicago, IL @The Vic Theater
2/21            Sauget, IL @Pop’s
2/23            Minneapolis, MN @The Cabooze
2/25            Denver, CO @The Summit Music Hall
2/26            Salt Lake City, UT @In The Venue
2/27            Boise, ID @Knitting Factory
3/1            Spokane, WA @Knitting Factory
3/2            Portland, OR @Roseland Theater
3/3            Seattle, WA @Showbox at the Market
3/5            San Francisco, CA @Grand Regency Ballroom
3/6            Sacramento, CA @Ace of Spades
3/8            Reno, NV @Knitting Factory
3/9            Fresno, CA @Crest Theatre
3/11            Anaheim, CA @The Grove of Anaheim
3/12            San Diego, CA @Soma

Kid Rock Announces “Born Free” Tour Dates

November 16, 2010 by  
Filed under Daily Music News, Tour Dates & News

Kid Rock has announced the first 3 months of his “BORN FREE” tour that comes in support of his new album of the same title that hits stores today.  Jamey Johnson will be the support act.  Tour dates and locations listed below:

Kid Rock Born Free Tour Dates:

 SAT 1/15/11 Detroit, MI Ford Field ( B-Day Show)      
 FRI 1/21/11 Saginaw, MI Dow Events Center  
 TUE 1/25/11 Grand Rapids, MI Van Andel  
 WED 1/26/11 Toledo, OH Huntington Center    
 FRI 1/28/11 Columbus, OH Schottenstein Center  
 SAT 1/29/11 Dayton, OH Nutter Center      
 TUE 2/1/11 Wichita, KS Intrust Arena      
 TUE 2/8/11 Bossier City, LA CenturyTel Center  
 WED 2/9/11 Little Rock, AR Verizon Wireless Arena      
 FRI 2/11/10 Louisville, KY KFC Yum! Center  
 SAT 2/12/11 Greenville, SC Bi-Lo Center      
 MON 2/14/11 Pensacola, FL Pensacola Civic Center    
 WED 2/16/11 N. Charleston, SC N. Charleston Coliseum     
 FRI 2/18/11 Nashville, TN Bridgestone Arena  
 SAT 2/19/11 Birmingham, AL BJCC      
 TUE 2/22/11 Greensboro, NC Greensboro Coliseum  
 WED 2/23/11 Huntington, WV Big Sandy’s    
 FRI 2/25/11 Kansas City, MO Sprint Center  
 SAT 2/26/11 Chicago, IL United Center    
 MON 2/28/11 Peoria, IL  Peoria Civic  
 TUE 3/1/11 Evansville, IN Roberts Stadium      
 FRI 3/4/11 Atlanta, GA Gwinnett Center  
 SAT 3/5/11 Orlando, FL UCF Arena     
 TUE 3/8/11 Hollywood, FL Hard Rock  
 WED 3/9/11 Jacksonville, FL Veterans Memorial Arena     
 FRI 3/11/11 Jackson, MS Mississippi Coliseum  
 SAT 3/12/11 Memphis, TN FedEx Forum    

For onsale dates and all the latest info head over to Kid Rocks’ official website

Murderdolls Announce “Violent Night, Deadly Night” Tour Dates

November 15, 2010 by  
Filed under Daily Music News, Tour Dates & News

Murderdolls have announced a three-week trek across the U.S. to close the year out, dubbed “Violent Night, Deadly Night.” Mayhem, marauding and monstrous trash rock anthems will surely ensue when Murderdolls steamroll through your unsuspecting city or town in support of their latest release Women and Children Last.   Check out the list of dates and locations below:

Violent Night, Deadly Night Tour Dates:
Dec 3 – The Rave – Milwaukee, WI
Dec 4 – Majestic – Detroit, MI
Dec 6 – Gramercy – New York, NY
Dec 7 – Altar – Pittsburgh, PA
Dec 8 – Paradise – Boston, MA
Dec 9 – Crocodile Rock – Allentown, PA
Dec 10 – Starland Ballroom – Sayreville, NJ
Dec 11 – Bourbon Street – Baltimore, MD
Dec 12 – Newport – Columbus, OH
Dec 14 – First Avenue – Minneapolis, MN
Dec 15 – People’s Court – Des Moines, IA
Dec 21 – The Marquee – Tulsa, OK
Dec 22 – The Cotillion – Wichita, KS

Contest! Win Tix To The Harmany Tour at House of Blues in Boston Featuring Never Shout Never & The Maine!

November 12, 2010 by  
Filed under Contests, Daily Music News

Oh hey there!  Who wants to go see Never Shout Never and The Maine when The Harmony Tour takes over the House of Blues in Boston on November 17th?  You do?  Well you’ve come to the right place!  We just so happen to have a pair of tickets up for grabs!  It’s an all ages show so no age limit on this one!

Here’s how to enter:  
Shoot an email to with the subject The Harmony Tour. The email must include your name, your email address and your phone number.  Here’s the fun part – in order to qualify you have to follow us on either facebook or twitter, if you already do – perfect, you’re all set!  Just let us know in your email if you follow us on Facebook, Twitter, or both and you’ll be entered to win a pair of tickets.

We’ll select one winner at random on Tuesday November 16, 2010 at 9am and the winner will be notified via email.

Spread the word!

Not in Boston?  Check out the tour when it comes to YOUR town.

The Gay Blades Announce Winter Tour Dates

November 11, 2010 by  
Filed under Daily Music News, Tour Dates & News

The Gay Blades have announced a string of winter tour dates spanning late november through December in support of their of their recently released album SAVAGES. The tour kicks off November 29th in Pittsburg and will keep the band on the road through Christmas. Check out the full listing of dates and locations below:

The Gay Blades Tour Dates:
November 29th Garfield Artworks  Pittsburgh, PA
November 30th The Basement  Columbus, OH
December 1st Cicero’s    St. Louis, MO
December 2nd The Riot Room  Kansas City, MO
Decmeber 4th Black Sheep   Colorado Springs, CO
December 7th Bottom of The Hill San Francisco, CA
December 8th  The Casbah   San Diego, CA
December 11th The Rogue Bar  Pheonix, CA
December 13th Rubber Gloves  Denton, TX 
December 14th  Emo’s Alt Lounge  Austin, TX
December 15th Thirsty Hippo  Hattiesburg, MS
December 16th Drunken Unicron  Atlanta, GADecember 19th   The Red Palace  Washington, DC

Duran Duran To Release All You Need Is Now on December 14th

November 11, 2010 by  
Filed under Daily Music News

Duran Duran is back!!!!!!!!!  They’ve announced the relese of their 13th studio album titled All You Need Is Now on December 14, 2010.  The album was produced by Mark Ronson and is being called a “return to roots”.  The 9-track digital LP is due out exclusively on the iTunes Store on December 21st while the expanded physical LP and various format special packages will come in February 2011.  The first single from the record, title track “All You Need Is Now,” will be available worldwide on December 14th exclusively on the iTunes Store.  

Before the band embarks on their Spring 2011 world tour to promote the album, they are headed to South Africa on December 7th for a 5-date concert series marking the first time in seventeen years the band has played in Africa.

Check out the tracklisting below:  

All You Need Is Now digital LP tracklisting:

1. All You Need Is Now
2. Blame The Machines
3. Being Followed
4. Leave A Light On
5. Safe
6. Girl Panic
7. The Man Who Stole A Leopard
8. Runway Runaway
9. Before the Rain

Ra Ra Riot Extend Tour Dates Into January 2011

November 11, 2010 by  
Filed under Daily Music News, Tour Dates & News

Ra Ra Riot has confirmed a string of dates for the new year running January 21-27 in addition to their previously announced dates.  Full dates and locations below:

RA RA RIOT Tour Dates dates:

Sat-Nov-13 Vancouver, BC The Commodore %
Sun-Nov-14 Whistler, BC Garibaldi Lift Company %
Tue-Nov-16 Nelson, BC Hume Hotel – Spirit Bar %
Wed-Nov-17 Calgary, AB MacEwan Hall %
Thu-Nov-18 Edmonton, AB The Starlite Room %
Fri-Nov-19 Saskatoon, SK Louis’ Pub %
Sat-Nov-20 Winnipeg, MB The Garric %
Tue-Nov-30 Buffalo, NY Town Ballroom
Wed-Dec-01 Toronto, ON The Mod Club *
Thu-Dec-02 Boston, MA WFNX Orpheum Theatre w/ Broken Bells and Neon Trees
Fri-Dec-03 Montreal, QC Il Motore  *
Sat-Dec-04 Kingston, ON Chalmers United Church *
Mon-Dec-06 Albany, NY WEQX Show @ Jillian’s
Thu-Dec-16 Mexico City, Mexico Lunario del Auditorio Nacional
Fri-Jan-21 San Francisco, CA Great American Music Hall
Sat-Jan-22 Sacramento, CA Harlow’s
Sun-Jan-23 Petaluma, CA Mystic Theater
Tue-Jan-25 Eugene, OR Wow Hall
Wed-Jan-26 Portland, OR Hawthorne Theatre
Thu-Jan-27 Seattle, WA Neumo’s
Fri-Jan-28 Victoria, BC Sugar
Sat-Jan-29 Vancouver BC The Biltmore

Concert Gallery: Motion (Sort of) Soundtrack at the House of Blues in Boston, MA

November 10, 2010 by  
Filed under Latest Photo Galleries

Motion (sort of) Soundtrack
(With special guests Kenny Vasoli & Max Bemis)
November 8, 2010
House of Blues – Boston, MA
Photos by:  Mary Ouellette

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Concert Gallery: Say Anything at the House of Blues in Boston, MA

November 9, 2010 by  
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Say Anything
(With special guest Kenny Vasoli)
November 8, 2010
House of Blues – Boston, MA
Photos by:  Mary Ouellette

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Concert Review: Motion City Soundtrack at the House of Blues in Boston, MA

November 9, 2010 by  
Filed under Concert Reviews, Daily Music News

Motion City Soundtrack
November 8, 2010
House of Blues
Boston, MA

Rating: ★★★★☆ 

Reviewed by:  Mary Ouellette

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