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Mike Patton to sing anthem before NFL playoff game

Posted Jan. 12, 2019, 10:34 a.m.
Mike Patton to sing anthem before NFL playoff game

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Mike Patton, the king of all things unexpected, will sing the US national anthem prior to kickoff at the NFL playogg game between the Los Angeles Rams and Dallas Cowboys tonight at approximate 7PM CST.

Patton is best known for his vocals with the reunited Faith No More, as well as a diverse body of work that includes Tomahawk, Dead Cross, Mr. Bungle, Monodo Cane, solo vocal releases, and recently scoring a soundtrack.

DOA's Joe Keithley elected to city council

Posted Nov. 2, 2018, 10:23 p.m.
DOA's Joe Keithley elected to city council

D.O.A.'s Joe Keithley has won a seat on the Burnaby city council and will serve on one of eight seats. Having run for other political offices in the past, Keithley placed eigth in the recent election and will represent the Green Party. Burnaby is a city just outside of Vancouver.

Besides his political accomplishment, Keithley's long-running band D.O.A. last released Fight Back (Sudden Death Records) and will be playing shows along the US West Coast in November and December.

DOA FINAL 2018 US TOUR DATES:Thursday, November 15th - Luckys, Eugene, OR w/ MDCFriday, November 16th - Domino Room, Bend, OR w/ MDCSaturday, November 17th - El Corazon, Seattle,WA w/MDCSunday, November 18th - Slim's, San Francisco, CAFriday, December 7th - Dante's, Portland, OR w/ MDCSaturday, December 8th - The Observatory, Santa Ana, CA - Adolescents, D.O.A, and CH3Sunday, December 9th - CA - TBC

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Music News Sydney Festival returns for 2019

Posted Oct. 28, 2018, 2:30 p.m.

The annual Sydney Festival is due to return from 9th-27th January 2019, including theatre performances, art installations and a diverse musical lineup including: Orquesta Akokán, a 13-piece mambo band direct from Cuba; South African ...

Music News Kathleen Hanna and Tees 4 Togo

Posted Oct. 21, 2018, 11:12 a.m.

Kathleen Hanna and Tees 4 Togo

photo by Jason Frank Rothenberg

Kathleen Hanna (The Julie Ruin, Bikini Kill), has launched a new t-shirt line featuring celebrity art/images as a charitable fundraiser for sending girls to school in Togo. One hundred percent of profits from the ...

Music News Vulgar Display of Purring awareness program launched

Posted June 10, 2018, 2:05 p.m.

Vulgar Display of Purring awareness program launched

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A new non-profit initiative named And Justice For Paws... was recently launched by Bob Legowe, co-owner of Brutal Panda Records. The initiative will raise money and awareness for domestic and wild cats, all with a ...

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Music News Justin Pearson lyric book on the way

Posted May 19, 2018, 11 a.m. in Music News by Loren

Justin Pearson lyric book on the way

photo by Jacqueline Coulon

Three One G has opened pre-orders for The Race to Zero, a collection of lyrics and other creative prose from Justin Pearson over the years ...

Music News New book on MC5 by bassist Michael Davis

Posted May 5, 2018, 11:02 a.m. in Music News by Loren

New book on MC5 by bassist Michael Davis

I Brought Down The MC5 by Michael Davis

Cleopatra Records has released a new book titled I Brought Down The MC5, written by bassist Michael Davis. The 350-page memoir covers the band's ...

Music News Taste da ruckus - Wu-Tang Clan launch their own vodka

Posted March 28, 2018, 10:17 p.m. in Music News by T

Taste da ruckus - Wu-Tang Clan launch their own vodka

Coinciding with Wu Tang Clan’s 25th anniversary, hip hop super group channels its alchemy in liquid form: With H2O sources from the mountain glacier ...

To celebrate the occasion, the launch will be graced with performances by Jay Sean, Timomatic, Nino Brown, Troy T, Suite Az and a fashion showcase on Friday, 18 April in Sydney at Max Watts.

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Music News Miguel Chen (Teenage Bottlerocket) authors book

Posted March 19, 2018, 8:05 p.m. in Music News by Loren

Miguel Chen (Teenage Bottlerocket) authors book

photo by Loren Green

Miguel Chen, bassist of Teenage Bottlerocket (Fat Wreck Chords), has announced the release of a new book with Rod Meade Sperry, titled I Wanna Be ...

Editor's note: This was revised to on April 2 to reflect that this is Chen's first book, not his second.

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Music News Bloodshot and Southern Lord partner with Table-Turned

Posted Nov. 19, 2017, 10:02 a.m. in Music News by Loren

Bloodshot and Southern Lord partner with Table-Turned

photo by Loren Green

Table-Turned record subscription service has added Southern Lord and Bloodshot Records to their service. The subscription sends a new record to each month based on ...

Music News Recording James Tenney's Changes: 64 Studies for 6 Harps

Posted Nov. 5, 2017, 10:13 a.m. in Music News by Loren

Musician Adrian Tenney (Badlands, ex-Spokenest and Gods Equals Genocide) is working on a project to record a piece of music composed by her late father ...

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Music News Punks in Vegas releases fundraising comp

Posted Oct. 9, 2017, 7:05 p.m. in Music News by Loren

Punks in Vegas releases fundraising comp

Vegas Strong: A Benefit from Punks in Vegas

Punks in Vegas announced Vegas Strong today, a charity compilation with over 100 bands. On sale for $5, the digital compilation will donate 100% of ...

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