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Things To Consider When Planning Your Concert

The National in a random Bushwick loft – Feist in a crypt – Pat Metheny in a Church.  These performances are singular events and give fans something unique to leave the house for (other than the same old smelly bars).  Organizing your own shows can be great for the artist also. You have complete control about how every aspect of your work is presented, and depending on how well organized you are you can make quite a bit more money.  But pulling everything together, as I found when my band…

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WATCH: The National’s Full Sydney Opera House Show

The National’s world tour behind their album Trouble Will Find Me hit the Sydney Opera House this weekend. The 26-song setlist touched on much of the band’s discography and streamed live on YouTube.  But don’t worry if you missed it – the whole thing has been archived! You can watch the entire performance and check out the setlist below, after the jump. You can buy concert tickets here and purchase a CD here. Please follow and like us:

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Primavera Sound 2014 Festival Lineup Announced

The Primavera Sound Festival takes place from May 29-31 at Parc del Fòrum in Barcelona, Spain, with events around the city in the days before and after. The full lineup has now been announced by way of a film, Line-Up, which the festival shared online and in theaters. Watch the video after the jump. In addition to headliners Arcade Fire, Neutral Milk Hotel, and the Pixies, the Primavera lineup features the newly reunited Slowdive, Nine Inch Nails, Kendrick Lamar, Godspeed You! Black Emperor, the National, Queens of the Stone Age,  Television playing Marquee Moon, Volcano Choir, St. Vincent, Majical Cloudz, Sky Ferreira, Julia…

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Shaky Knees Music Festival Lineup Announced

We have another exciting music festival announcement for you! The Shaky Knees Music Festival will be coming to the Atlantic Station in Atlanta, GA from May 9-11. The first announcement of bands was made today with a promise of more to come in the future. So far, two headliners have been announced with one more still yet to come. The National and Modest Mouse will both be performing, along with Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros, Spoon, Local Natives, The Gaslight Anthem, Violent Femmes, Cage the Elephant and more. This…

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Best Of 2013: Live Photos

We don’t like to brag, but Infectious has some pretty talented staff members. With photographers based all over the country—heck, all over the world, we’re lucky to have such a talented team bringing us straight into the pits of the shows we wish we could be at, and want to re-live. Below we’ve compiled our staff’s best shots of the year. Check them out and be sure to support these artists and purchase a CD or buy concert tickets at their website. Check out our Best Of for live shows, albums, and…

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Boston Calling Announces 3-Day Format & Holiday Pre-Sale

The ever-popular Boston Calling Music Festival announced that they will be adding a Friday date to the third installment of the festival in May. Along with adding one more date, they are also offering a December Holiday pre-sale of 3-day passes. These pre-sale packages go on sale this Friday, December 6, at 10 a.m. EST. General admission passes will be $130 and VIP passes will be $300. Note that these passes are very limited in quantity, so be sure to snag them up as soon as possible. The bands that…

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Boston Calling To Return Memorial Day Weekend 2014

After a tremendous return this past weekend, Boston Calling has announced it will return next year on Memorial Day weekend, May 24 & 25, 2014 at City Hall Plaza. Although a lineup has not been announced, Boston music fans can purchase early bird tickets for $75 per weekend pass beginning September 12 at 10amEST. You can buy concert tickets here.   Please follow and like us:

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The National To Release Grateful Dead Tribute Album

To a new generation of Deadheads. The National has announced that they will be releasing a tribute album to the Grateful Dead sometime in 2014. Vampire Weekend, Bon Iver, Kurt Vile, and The War On Drugs are all signed up to take part in the compilation, which will donate proceeds to the AIDS non-profit, Red Hot Organization. You can purchase a CD from The National and buy concert tickets here. Please follow and like us:

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The National In Back To School Sale

The National’s most recent album, Trouble Will Find Me,  is currently listed in the iTunes Back To School sale. Grab the album now for your chance to save before the school year! Check out The National’s latest and purchase a CD here. Browse tour dates and buy concert tickets here. Please follow and like us:

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