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FanTAStic Tegan and Sara “Closer” Vid

Posted by on Nov 29, 2012 | 0 comments

FanTAStic Tegan and Sara “Closer” Vid

Tegan And Sara have released the video for their latest single, “Closer.” The band’s upcoming album, Heartthrob, is due out on Jan. 29. SEE IT HERE! Do you want MORE Tegan and Sara? Perhaps you are one of the lucky ones to have grabbed tickets to the sold out performance with the Killers at UIC Pavilion on 12/21/12. Please, share your experience with me!...

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Green Day to Premiere ¡Quatro! Highlights

Posted by on Nov 25, 2012 | 0 comments

Green Day to Premiere ¡Quatro! Highlights

¡Quatro! pulls back the curtain and takes fans inside the world of Green Day, from the various spontaneous live performances in select cities across the U.S. to the chronicling of their creative process while conceptualizing and recording their current trilogy of albums: Green Day ¡Uno!, Green Day ¡Dos!, Green Day ¡Tré! ¡Quatro! will premiere on VH1 on Wednesday, November 28th, followed by...

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Coldplay to Chill A Few Years

Posted by on Nov 25, 2012 | 0 comments

Coldplay to Chill A Few Years

Everybody needs to relax once in awhile. But this is bad news for Coldplay fans: The band announced it’s taking a massive break at a gig in Brisbane, Australia on Wednesday. Frontman Chris Martin told concert attendees that the group wanted to make the performance their best ever. “This is the last big show for three years or so,” Martin said. “I don’t want to...

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dogs eating dogs–Blink 182

Posted by on Nov 20, 2012 | 0 comments

dogs eating dogs–Blink 182

Blink-182 have announced the release details of their upcoming, independent EP, dogs eating dogs. The EP, which is set for release December 18, is available for pre-order at the band’s official site , and ordering options include 3 bundles ranging in price from $19.99 to $99.99 (the latter includes a limited edition print by Brandon Heart, a holiday T-shirt, holiday wrapping paper and a...

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Metric-Breathing Underwater

Posted by on Nov 14, 2012 | 0 comments

Metric-Breathing Underwater

Canadian indie rock outfit Metric have spent the better part of the last six months touring the world in support of their latest album, ‘Synthetica,’ and the band’s new video for ’Breathing Underwater,’ the second single off the disc, features footage from their various travels, including their performance this summer in Chicago. Check it out!...

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Soundgarden: “Been Away Too Long”

Posted by on Nov 10, 2012 | 0 comments

Soundgarden: “Been Away Too Long”

Soundgarden’s King Animal marks the group’s return a full 15 years after their initial breakup and, in the video for the album cut “Been Away Too Long,” the alt-rockers rage again with neck-breaking authority. The clip’s story is intriguing, too: a young girl in a straitjacket rises from bones and runs from mysterious men and attack dogs but gets trapped in...

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