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Tour Dates Announced for The New Pornographers

The New Pornographers have announced tour dates this spring and summer for their album Brill Bruisers released last year. The indie-rock band from Vancouver, Canada  will be starting their tour at Sasquatch! Music Festival May 22, and they’ll be wrapping up their tour July 19 at Pitchfork Music Festival. Read more to see the list of dates. You can purchase a CD and buy concert tickets here. Please follow and like us:

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Pitchfork Music Festival Lineup

Pitchfork Music Festival will be opening their gates this July 17 at Chicago’s Union Park. The 3-day festival will continue on through the 19th. The festival will include performances from CHVRCHES, Jimmy Whispers and Future Islands and many others. Single-day passes are still available. Three-day passes are selling fast so if you’d better act quick if you’re interested.  You can purchase concert tickets here. Check out the updated lineup below the jump and let us know which group you’re excited for. Please follow and like us:

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CHVRCHES Cover Justin Timberlake

Scottish electro-pop band, CHVRCHES, performed a cover of Justin Timberlake‘s “Cry Me A River” live in the BBC Radio One Live Lounge. Check out the cover below the jump and let us know if you think the band did this song justice. The band’s debut studio album, The Bones Of What You Believe, was released on September 20, 2013 via Virgin Records and Goodbye Records. To hear more from the band, you can purchase a CD here. CHVRCHES will be playing Pitchfork Music Festival in Chicago, Illinois this July, as well as a DJ set in…

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Mapping America’s Music Festivals: A Regional Guide

Have you ever found out that all your favorite bands were playing together in one neat package at a single music festival, only to click for more info and discover that the event was a thousand miles away? Music festivals aren’t inexpensive, so here’s a handy map for a quick look at the “heavy hitters” in each region to minimize what you have to put into your gas tank. In case you find yourself tiring of the bigger crowds, there are a few wildcards thrown into the mix as well….

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The History Of Music Festivals

Welcome to festival season! While we are currently already two months into a music aficianado’s favorite time of year, the fun has only just begun, with concerts spanning all the way through August. Those of us that keep up with the festivals, we all know the biggest names and where they are… But do we know the history behind those festivals? Infectious Magazine takes a look at 4 of the best-known summer music festivals and how they got their start. These festivals were created for surprisingly simple reasons, but grew…

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Pitchfork Music Festival Adds To 2014 Lineup

Pitchfork Music Festival recently added St. Vincent, Danny Brown, Avey Tare’s Slasher Flicks, Real Estate, Schoolboy Q, Earl Sweatshirt, Cloud Nothings and more to the 2014 lineup. They will join headliners Beck, Kendrick Lamar and Neutral Milk Hotel. You can check out the full lineup and schedule after the jump. The festival will take place from July 18-20 in Chicago. You can buy concert tickets here. Please follow and like us:

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Set Times Now Available For Pitchfork Music Festival

Pitchfork Music Festival kicks off in Chicago July 19-21 at the city’s Union Park. Performers include R. Kelly, Björk, Belle & Sebastian, M.I.A., Joanna Newsom, the Breeders, Lil B, Solange, Swans, Rustie, Wire, Yo La Tengo, Low, Savages, Toro Y Moi, El-P, Chairlift, Killer Mike, TNGHT and many more. The festival’s complete schedule is listed after the jump, and you can buy concert tickets here. Please follow and like us:

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Pitchfork Music Festival Paris Announce First Acts

Pitchfork Music will hold their third annual festival in Paris this fall. The Festival will be held from Oct. 31 through Nov. 2 and will be held at the Grande Halle de La Villette. You can buy concert tickets and learn more here! Please follow and like us:

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Foxygen’s Jonathan Rado Announces Solo Album

Jonathan Rado, one half of psychedelic indie-pop duo Foxygen, has announced that he will be releasing a solo album titled, Law and Order, set for a release date of September 3 via Woodsist Records. The release of Rado’s solo album does not mean anything for Foxygen. Check below to see their current list of tour dates, along with a new track from Law and Order titled “Faces.” You can buy concert tickets or purchase a CD here. Please follow and like us:

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