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Music Cities: Sacramento

My city is Northern California’s best kept secret, so don’t go spreading any of the information I’m about to share with you. As a cultural/musical hub we have a long way to go, but the beauty and easy lifestyle of Sacramento are hard to match. Sacramento sits on the confluence of two rivers and boasts the 2nd most trees of any city in the world. Add to that a bikeable city-center and close proximity to Yosemite, San Francisco and Wine Country and you’ll see why I call Sacramento home. The…

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LIVE/PHOTO REVIEW: Charming Liars, Sacramento, CA

Sacramento has a new-ish venue called Ace of Spades, just on the outskirts of the downtown, state capital. Set among both residential and commercial buildings, this club was the site of the L.A. band Charming Liars‘ support set to Night Riots and veteran act Blaqk Audio last Saturday night. As I stood in line for will call I overheard many show-goers asking each other if they knew of the opening band, Charming Liars. Answers came as shrugs in the negative. After the band took to the stage, though, much of…

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Free Summer Sampler From Artery Recordings

Artery Recordings have released a 15-song free summer sampler featuring music from bands such as Slaves, Kublai Khan, Upon This Dawning and more. You can download it here without paying a cent! To hear more from your favorite bands who are signed to this independent record label based in Sacramento, C.A., be sure to purchase a CD here and buy concert tickets to see them live! Please follow and like us:

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Monster Energy’s 2014 Aftershock Festival Lineup

The lineup for this year’s Aftershock Festival has been announced. The festival will be held on Saturday September 13th and Sunday September 14th at Discovery Park in Sacramento, California. Pre-sale tickets will be released at 10 AM PST on June 3rd. General Tickets will be available on June 6th. You can buy tickets here. Among bands playing Aftershock 2014 are: AWOLNATION, The Offspring, Weezer, Rise Against, Rob Zombie, Of Mice & Men, Emmure and more to still be announced. This festival looks like it’s going to be a good one, so be sure to…

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Vans Warped Tour Adds Two New Dates For 2014

The Vans Warped Tour has announced that it will include two new tour dates for 2014 in Sacramento, CA on June 26 and Nashville, TN on July 29. You can check out all of the 2014 tour dates after the jump and buy concert tickets here. Please follow and like us:

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TOUR DIARY: The Material #2

Last we checked in with you guys we had just played Studio Seven in Seattle. It was awesome! The next day we had off so we journeyed to Portland for some tattoos at Scapegoat and Voodoo Donuts (a staple in Portland). I was on voice rest which was not so fun, but we made the best of it.   Please follow and like us:

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