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Reading And Leeds Add More Artists / Bands To 2013 Line-Up

Reading and Leeds have expanded quite a bit today by adding a ton of artists and bands to the 2013 line-up. The festivities take place on August 23 through the 25.

You can look forward to seeing The Pretty Reckless, Don Broco, Deaf Havana, Feed The Rhino, Wavves, Chance The Rapper and so many more throughout the weekend. View the complete listing through the “Read More” link provided. Head over the the festival’s official website to purchase tickets as well.

The Pretty Reckless
Don Broco
Night Engine
Darwin Deez
Deaf Havana…

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First Round of SXSW Bands Announced; Application Deadline Pushed Back

SXSW is approaching faster than you think and this morning the first round of performing artists were announced. The list, which you can find below, features acts of all genres from around the world and barely begins to scrape the total list of artists who will eventually make the trek to Austin in March 2013. SXSW Music has extended the showcase application deadline for acts to apply to perform at the 2013 music festival through Friday, November 9, 2012. If you’re interested in being considered, click here.

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UTG PRESENTS: 10 Must-See Bands At SXSW 2012

Kicking off this Tuesday, the music portion of SXSW 2012 will find thousands flocking to Austin, TX with one question on their mind: Who should we see this year? Many will gather in long lines to see faces they remember from magazine covers, while others will spend their days in dimly lit bars watching bands they already know play songs they’ve been touring on for a year, but what everyone should be there for is discovery and that’s where UTG comes in. After countless revisions and late night Skype conferences to plan our own coverage for this year’s event, UTG …

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Bonnaroo Partners With Spotify, Lineup Coming Tomorrow

The organizers behind Bonnaroo 2012 have announced a partnership with Spotify to help unveil this year’s lineup to the world.

Premiering tomorrow exclusively on the music streaming service, Bonnaroo will release a Spotify playlist containing one song from each artist scheduled to appear at this year’s festival (which runs June 7-10).

There are rumors regarding the lineup, but nothing concrete. Who do you think will make an appearance this year? Comment below with ideas and we’ll update you when the playlist goes live.…

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Rumored (leaked) lineup for Coachella 2012

The new year is rolling around and with it comes another year of great music. Next spring is the Coachella Valley Music and Fine Arts Festival, a huge (sweaty) gathering of celebrities, rich folk, and hipsters.  To entertain these individuals, hundreds of musicians will flock to the Coachella Valley to play.

A Goldenvoice insider has revealed a rumored list of artists set to perform at the 2012 Coachella festival. Not every artist has been confirmed, but the list inside gives a pretty good depiction of what the next festival’s lineup will look like.…

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SXSW 2012 Unveils First Round Of Band Announcements

We know it is still November, but how can you not already be excited for SXSW 2012? Given our wealth of coverage at this years event, we’re hoping to make next year even bigger and by the looks of the first round of bands, so are festival organizers.

Today the official SXSW website unveiled the first round of band announcements for the March 2012 event. This is obviously nowhere near the complete list of talent, but names such as Against Me, VHS Or Beta, and We Are The Oceans should be enough to push a few more ticket sales. You …

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Casey Anthony found NOT GUILTY, musicians react

Casey Anthony has been found NOT GUILTY of murdering her daughter and it seems everyone has an opinion on the subject! Click through now to see what some of your favorite industry people had to say about this controversial decision.

Lil Wayne extends I Am Still Music Tour and adds artists

It has been announced, today, that Lil Wayne will extend his I Am Still Music Tour. The tour will go from July to September and feature support from Rick Ross, Keri Hilson, Far East Movement and Lloyd. All of the dates can be viewed below. This tour will be huge so get your tickets while they last!

DATE CITY VENUE
7/13/11 HARTFORD, CT. COMCAST THEATER
7/15/11 BRISTOW, VA. JIFFY LUBE LIVE AMP.
7/16/11 HOLMDEL, NJ PNC BANK ARTS CENTER
7/17/11 MANSFIELD, MA COMCAST CENTER
7/19/11 SCRANTON, PA TOYOTA PAVILION
7/20/11 SARATOGA, NY PERFORMING ARTS CENTER
7/22/11 CUYAHOGA FALLS, OH BLOSSOM …

Lollapalooza 2011 lineup released

The lineup of for this year’s Lollapalooza festival has been reveal. You can view the promotional poster below. If you want to go, better buy your ticket soon.

20 Hardest working artists

A list of the 20 hardest working bands of 2010 has been released. The ranking was determined by how many shows each artist performed during the year. Mayday Parade ranked #1 overall in the world, while Two Door Cinema Club ranked #4. Check out the full list of artists here

More artists added to Bamboozle

The new artists added to Bamboozle roadshow are Further Seems Forever (original vocals: Chris Carrabba), Alkaline Trio, Sam Adams and Thrice. This event is taking place April 29th-May 1st in East Rutherford, New Jersey.

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‘No’ on Nuclear Weapons

Celebrities, musicians and artists everywhere are speaking out on the dangers of nuclear weapons. Watch OK Go and Rise Against discussing why the world would be better after the jump.