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Music Experiment 2.0 Hosting Free Disclosure Show

Music Experiment 2.0 Hosting Free Disclosure Show

There’s a new social media presence taking over the US, and they’re doing it in secret. Music Experiment 2.0 is a themed, social-media powered music series that connects passionate fans with their favorite emerging artists. Boston is the second leg of “The Music Experiment,” which launched in New York last month with Empire of the Sun headlining. Tickets […]

Death Grips Don’t Show at Lollapalooza

Death Grips Don’t Show at Lollapalooza

Most bands would kill for a spot at a major music festival, particularly the Chicago-based Lollapalooza. It has been a staple of the summer music fest scene for years; the festival brings over 160,000 fans during its three day run and boasts a diverse assortment of musicians. Still, there was one band who just didn’t […]

Stream the New Pond Album, by Tame Impala Members

Stream the New Pond Album, by Tame Impala Members

While members of the Australian band Pond may be best known as members of Tame Impala (current Tame Impala keys man Jay Watson, ex-Tame Impala bassist Nick “Paisley” Allbrook, current Tame Impala bassist Cam Avery, and ex-Pond drummer and current Tame Impala frontman Kevin Parker), they have forged their own brand of off-the-wall psychedelia, fuzz […]

Michael Jackson & Freddie Mercury Collaborations In Works

Michael Jackson & Freddie Mercury Collaborations In Works

Back in 1983, the King of Pop and one of the most legendary rock and roll frontmen, Freddie Mercury, recorded three songs together in Michael Jackson’s home studio. Unfortunately, the two had a falling out and the tracks have been unreleased since then. In Mercury: An Intimate Biography of Freddie Mercury, Mercury is quoted saying, […]

The Civil Wars Will Release New Album

The Civil Wars Will Release New Album

It seemed like things were going swimmingly for country duo The Civil Wars—skyrocketing to fame, winning three Grammys, collaborating with the likes of Taylor Swift—and all coming from their debut album, Barton Hallow. The critically-acclaimed release, which featured the Southern rock stylings of guitarist/vocalist John Paul White and the aching, impressive vocals of Californian Joy […]

Phish Announce Fall Tour

Phish Announce Fall Tour

Phish are currently on an extensive summer tour to celebrate their 30 year anniversary and now they have added on 12 dates in October and early November. The band will have about a month break between the end of the summer tour (September 1st) and the beginning of the fall tour (October 18th). Perhaps this […]

New Cut Copy Single Revealed at Pitchfork Music Festival

New Cut Copy Single Revealed at Pitchfork Music Festival

Something is amiss in the Cut Copy camp. After capturing the attention of the indie dance world with 2008’s In Ghost Colours, the Australian band raised their worldwide profile with their Fleetwood Mac and Grace Jones inspired follow up, Zonoscope. Nowadays, they’re prone to changing their Facebook and Twitter profile pictures to blank images while […]

Watch Franz Ferdinand’s “Right Action” Music Video

Watch Franz Ferdinand’s “Right Action” Music Video

Glasgow-rockers Franz Ferdinand have captured the hearts of indie fans all over the world since 2004’s self-titled debut LP. Between that and the two CDs that followed, with hits such as “Take Me Out,” “Do You Want To,” and “No You Girls,” Franz Ferdinand have established themselves as bonafide indie rock stars. It’s been four […]

New Info on John Mayer’s Upcoming Album

New Info on John Mayer’s Upcoming Album

John Mayer’s return from the throat surgery he underwent last August is nearly complete. On Tuesday, the singer/songwriter/guitar prodigy announced some new details about his upcoming release, Paradise Valley. The release date, previously announced to be August 13th (of this year) has been pushed a week back until August 20th. This is possibly an effort […]

Uvinyl to Re-release Rare Records

Uvinyl to Re-release Rare Records

Despite being the biggest record label in the world, Universal (owner of Island Def Jam, Interscope Geffen, and Verve Music Group among others) feels the need to appeal to the vinyl lovers in us all. Uvinyl, a project that takes into account all of the various types of music that Universal owns, is a crowd-funded […]

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WERS News Wins 11 Associated Press Student Awards

Congratulations to WERS News on winning 11 AP awards this year

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