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The 25th Annual Boston Music Awards – Show in Review

December 4, 2012 by  
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The 25th Annual Boston Music Awards

The scene was rife with sequins and faux leather at the 25th annual Boston Music Awards, held festival-style in the Liberty Hotel, all proceeds from the show benefitting the non-profit local organization MusicDrivesUs.Org.  While trying to navigate to the different concert rooms in this prison-turned-hotel sometimes felt like weaving through an Escher painting, the acts ran the gamut and made the foot traffic well-worth enduring.
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Concert Gallery: Creed at Rocklahoma

June 7, 2012 by  
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Creed
May 25, 2012
Rocklahoma – Pryor, OK
Photos by: Jeff Palmucci

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Video Interview: Volbeat Checks in at Rocklahoma

June 5, 2012 by  
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Interviewed by: Ilya Mirman
Recorded & Produced by: Jeff Palmucci 

Rocklahoma 2012 provided a truly diverse lineup this year. One of the highlights were the Danish rockers in Volbeat.

TWRY caught up with bassist Anders Kjølholm and guitaris Hank Shermann backstage at the festival to talk about Volbeat’s writing process, their Rocklahoma super group and a little known fact about each of them.

Check it out above and for more on Volbeat check out our photo gallery of the band on their recent Gigantour run here.

 

Concert Gallery: Megadeth at Rocklahoma

June 1, 2012 by  
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Megadeth
May 26, 2012
Rocklahoma – Pryor, OK
Photos by: Ilya Mirman & Jeff Palmucci

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Jack’s Mannequin Announces New 2012 Tour Dates

November 16, 2011 by  
Filed under Daily Music News, Tour Dates & News

Jack’s Mannequin have announced 2012 tour dates in support of People and Things,  released on October 4th. Check out the new dates below.

Jack’s Mannequin will also perform on Jimmy Kimmel Live! on December 5th.

Jack’s Mannequin 2012 Tour Dates
January 19 – St Louis, MO – The Pageant
January 20 – Kansas City, MO – The Beaumont Club
January 21 – Minneapolis, MN – First Avenue
January 23 – Milwaukee, WI – The Rave
January 24 – Chicago, IL – House of Blues
January 27 – Cincinnati, OH – Bogart’s
January 28 – Indianapolis, IN – Egyptian Room
January 29 – Cleveland, OH – House of Blues
January 31 – Toronto, Ontario – Sound Academy
February 2 – Portland, ME – State Theater
February 3 – Boston, MA – House of Blues
February 6 – Philadelphia, PA – TLA
February 8 – New York City, NY – Irving Plaza
February 9 – New York City, NY – Irving Plaza
February 10 – Washington DC – 9:30 Club
February 11 – Washington DC – 9:30 Club
February 25 – Brisbane, Australia – Soundwave Festival @ RNA Showgrounds
February 26 – Sydney, Australia – Soundwave Festival @ Olympic Park
March 2 – Melbourne, Australia – Soundwave Festival @ Showgrounds – SOLD OUT
March 3 – Adelaide, Australia – Soundwave Festival @ Bonython Park
March 5 – Perth, Australia, Soundwave Festival @ Claremont Showgrounds
March 12 – Tokyo, Japan – Quattro 
March 13 – Tokyo, Japan – Quattro
March 14 – Osaka, Japan – Akasao

Young The Giant Announce 2012 Headlining Tour Run

November 15, 2011 by  
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Young The Giant have announced dates for their 2012 headline tour. 

The tour will begin in San Diego on February 10, 2012 and will go through mid-April.  More dates will be announced soon!

Check out the dates below.

2012 YOUNG THE GIANT HEADLINE DATES:
(+) = w/Special Guest WALK THE MOON
( ! ) = w/Special Guest GROUPLOVE
Fri-Feb-10 San Diego, CA Soma (+)
Wed-Feb-15 Tucson, AZ Rialto Theatre (+)
Thu-Feb-16 Phoenix, AZ Crescent Ballroom (+)
Sat-Feb-18 Denver, CO Ogden (+)
Mon-Feb-20 Minneapolis, MN Varsity Theatre (+)
Tue-Feb-21 Milwaukee, WI Rave II
Thu-Feb-23 Chicago, IL Metro (+)
Fri-Feb-24 Covington, KY Madison Theatre
Sat-Feb-25 Columbus, OH Newport Music Hall (+)
Sun-Feb-26 Cleveland, OH Beachland Ballroom (+)
Tue-Feb-28 Detroit, MI Magic Stick (+)
Thu-Mar-01 Toronto, ON Phoenix Concert Theatre(+)
Fri-Mar-02 Ottawa, ON Ritual Nightclub (+)
Sat-Mar-03 Montreal, QC Cabaret-Mile End (+)
Sun-Mar-04 Quebec City, QC Le Cercle (+)
Tue-Mar-06 Burlington, VT Higher Ground ( ! )
Thu-Mar-08 Boston, MA House of Blues ( ! )
Fri-Mar-09 New York, NY Terminal 5 ( ! )
Sat-Mar-10 Philadelphia, PA Electric Factory ( ! )
Sun-Mar-11 Washington, DC 9:30 Club( ! )
Thu-Mar-15 Atlanta, GA Center Stage ( ! )
Sun-Mar-18 Ft. Lauderdale, FL Culture Room ( ! )
Tue-Mar-20 New Orleans, LA House of Blues ( ! )
Thu-Mar-22 Houston, TX Fitzgerald’s ( ! )
Fri-Mar-23 Dallas, TX Prophet Bar ( ! )
Sat-Mar-24 Austin, TX Stubb’s BBQ ( ! )
Tue-Mar-27 Tulsa, OK Cain’s Ballrom ( ! )
Thu-Mar-29 St. Louis, MO Gargoyle( ! )
Fri-Mar-30 Kansas City, MO The Midland ( ! )
Sat-Mar-31 Des Moines, IA People’s Court ( ! )
Tue-Apr-03 Salt Lake City, UT In The Venue ( ! )

MUTEMATH Announce 2012 Tour Run

October 17, 2011 by  
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MUTEMATH will kick off 2012 with a tour that begins January 26th and criss-crosses the U.S. before finishing up on March 18th in Atlanta.

The band are touring in support of their new album Odd Soul, which was released on October 4th.

MUTEMATH headlining tour dates:
01/26 Houston, TX House of Blues
01/27 Austin, TX Stubb’s
01/28 Dallas, TX House of Blues
01/29 Tulsa, OK Cain’s Ballroom
01/31 Denver, CO Gothic Theatre
02/02 Los Angeles Club Nokia Live
02/03 San Diego, CA 4th and B Concert Theater
02/07 San Francisco, CA The Regency Ballroom
02/08 Sacramento, CA Ace of Spades
02/10 Seattle, WA Showbox SoDo
02/11 Spokane, WA Knitting Factory
02/12 Boise, ID Knitting Factory
02/14 Salt Lake City, UT Club Sound
02/16 Kansas City, MO Beaumont Club
02/17 Chicago, IL House of Blues
02/18 Minneapolis, MN First Avenue
02/28 St. Louis, MO The Pageant
03/01 Grand Rapids, MI The Intersection
03/02 Detroit, MI St. Andrew’s Hall
03/03 Columbus, OH Newport Music Hall
03/04 Cleveland, OH House of Blues
03/07 Boston, MA House of Blues
03/08 New York, NY Best Buy Theater
03/09 Philadelphia, PA Trocadero
03/10 Washington D.C. 9:30 Club
03/11 Norfolk, VA The Norva
03/14 Charlotte, NC Amos’ Southend
03/16 Ft. Lauderdale, FL Revolution
03/17 Orlando, FL House of Blues
03/18 Atlanta, GA The Tabernacle

An Odd Soul VIP Package for the 2012 tour dates will go on sale at 10 a.m. local time today at http://mutemath.artistarena.com/. For $75, purchasers will receive:
1 general admission ticket to the Odd Soul Tour
1 gatefold vinyl copy of Odd Soul (previously unavailable) + a CD copy 
1 Odd Soul Tour t-shirt (with tour dates on back) 
1 “first in line” pass guaranteeing early entrance to any show on the tour 
1 high-quality MP3 copy of Odd Soul to be delivered as a digital download
1 Odd Soul instrumental album to be delivered as a digital download (available for the first time in this package)
1 Making Of the “Blood Pressure” music video to be delivered as a digital download (available for the first time in this package)

Only limited quantities of the VIP package will be available so fans are encouraged to act fast.