Staff Stephanie Preston

Stephanie Preston

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Albany, NY

Stephanie Preston's last content update – Nov. 11, 2013, 7:38 p.m.

Stephanie Preston's most recent reviews
Frank Turner - Tape Deck Heart album cover

Frank Turner

Tape Deck Heart, 2013

8.8 / 10

Tape Deck Heart is a transition album for Frank Turner. Not only for his music career, but it seems like a transition album for himself too. When asked about the theme ...

Yeah Yeah Yeahs - Mosquito album cover

Yeah Yeah Yeahs

Mosquito, 2013

6.5 / 10

Part of me has waited so long to review the Yeah Yeah Yeah’s fourth album, Mosquito because I really don’t want to pan the Yeah Yeah Yeahs. In fact, I’d like to ...

Paramore - Self Titled album cover

Paramore

Self Titled, 2013

7.5 / 10

It makes sense that this is Paramore’s self-titled album, even though it’s their fourth full-length. Everything you know or have heard about Paramore, put all of those pre-conceived notions in ...

The Avett Brothers - The Carpenter album cover

The Avett Brothers

The Carpenter, 2012

7.0 / 10

The Avett Brothers have become bonafide pros at releasing an album. With The Carpenter being their seventh full-length album and second major label release, the Concord, North Carolinians have a method to ...

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Good Old War (II)

Interviews Good Old War (II)

Posted June 7, 2012, 6:20 a.m.

On the heels of March’s Come Back as Rain release, alternative folk band Good Old War met up with Scene Point Blank on their current tour to talk about ...

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Labels Domino Radio Launches Beginning of June

Posted May 20, 2011, 8:41 a.m.

British independent Record label Domino will launch a beta test of a free radio service, Domino Radio on June 6. The station will be available until June 12 and will ...

Tours A Perfect Circle Announce Tour

Posted March 21, 2011, 7:30 a.m.

     A Perfect Circle announced a Summer tour today, their first one in six years. This is the first report from the band since making appearances on Jimmy Kimmel Live and ...

Tours Klaxons Cancel North American Tour Including Coachella Appearance

Posted March 21, 2011, 3:12 a.m.

      With the release of their second album, Suffering the Void in August 2010, Klaxons also announced a North American tour with an appearance at Coachella that was supposed to kick ...

The following Klaxons shows have been cancelled:
25th March – Orlando, Fl – The Social
26th March - Miami, Fl – Ultra Music Festival 
28th March – Boston, MA – Paradise Rock Club 
29th March – New York, Webster Hall 
30th March – Baltimore, MD – Ottobar 
1st April – Columbus, OH – The Basement 
2nd April – Chicago, IL – Metro 
3rd April – Madison, WI – High Noon Saloon 
5th April – Denver, CO – Larimer Lounge 
6th April – Salt Lake City, UT – Urban Lounge 
8th April – Vancouver, BC – Venue 
9th April – Seattle, WA – Chop Suey 
10th April – Portland, OR – Doug Fir Lounge
12 April – San Francisco, CA – The Fillmore 
15th April – Indio, CA – Coachella Festival

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Tegan and Sara @ Upstate Concert Hall

Posted April 7, 2013, 12:27 p.m. by Stephanie Preston

Tegan and Sara were appreciated by Albany, NY last month when they came to the Upstate Concert Hall, the first time they've visited since the duo released So Jealous, which ...

Stephanie Preston's bio

I'm a librarian by day, music journalist by night. During the hours I'm awake, I'm thinking about music probably 80% of the time.

Stephanie Preston's favorite bands

Rilo Kiley, Against Me!, Ryan Adams, The Beatles, The Black Keys, Margot & the Nuclear so and so's, Arcade Fire, The Smiths, Band of Horses, Sleater-Kinney, Sufjan Stevens, Minor Threat, The National, The Shins, Good Old War, Best Coast, Vampire We

Stephanie Preston's personal URL

http://www.theprestonbeat.com

Stephanie Preston's SPB contributions

13 reviews 1 feature 3 news posts 1 blogpost
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