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Arooj Aftab says her Grammy nominations are a ‘monumental triumph,’ but she doesn’t want them to define her

Pakistani-American singer Arooj Aftab may be the first Pakistani woman to be nominated for a Grammy and the first Pakistani woman to be nominated for Best New Artist and Best Global Performance, but she doesn’t want those accolades to define her. The ‘Mohabbat’ singer told the radio WYPR in a …

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Los Angeles singer-songwriter Teddy Grossman releases his debut album

Los Angeles-based singer-songwriter Teddy Grossman released his highly anticipated debut album, Soon Come, which was to last a lifetime. Although he was always a music lover and creator, pursuing a career in music was put on the back burner. After a decade of his own music playing second fiddle to …

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SXSW 2022 – Music Spotlight SXSW: The Dream Syndicate: Longtime Alternative Rockers Solve Problems – Music

Photo by Chris Sikich The Dream Syndicate planted many alternative rock seeds with their classic 1982 debut Wine and Rose Days, part of a catalog of seven albums as solid as any rock. Yet the band, which broke up in 1989 and reunited in 2012, never played SXSW – even …

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Toronto’s Omega Mighty doesn’t need to fit your mold

Omega Mighty wants its music to make you feel confident and empowered. But the artist even admits that she sometimes struggled to feel this. “It’s something that might be difficult and difficult for a lot of people to understand, it’s even something that was difficult for me to perfect – …

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Blues rock guitarist Davy Knowles to perform Friday in Colorado Springs | Culture & Leisure

Sometimes all it takes is a song to know something is meant for you. For blues rock singer-songwriter Davy Knowles, that song was “Sultans of Swing” by Dire Straits. When his dad played it one day in the car for him, the 11-year-old got lost in the notes. “That was …

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Sam Fender and Raye had a ‘chain of dates’ and have ‘a lot in common’

‘They really respect each other and have a lot in common’: Sam Fender and Raye had a ‘chain of dates’ – following the duo’s party at their private BRITs party By Millie Payne for Mailonline Published: 10:13 GMT, February 13, 2022 | Update: 11:01 GMT, February 13, 2022 Sam Fender …

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artists and songs revealed for ‘Germany 12 Points’

Moments ago during a press conference broadcast live on the German Eurovision news site eurovision.dethe six artists who will take part in the German national final “Germany 12 points” on March 4 have finally been revealed, along with their potential Eurovision entries. The six elected are: Emily Roberts – ‘Soap’ …

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GUNSHINE Feat. NEW YEARS DAY Guitarist AUSTIN INGERMAN Releases Official Music Video For “Wall Said To Call”

Pensacola, Fla.-based rock band Gunshine have released their all-new debut single, “Wall Said To Call,” to all major platforms. “‘Wall Said To Call’ is a fun, adrenaline-filled rock song with all the elements of real rock ‘n roll. Loud, edgy guitars, soaring vocals and slamming drums,” the band says. Watch …

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Bulletboys part ways with original guitarist Mick Sweda and drummer Jimmy D’anda

BULLETBOYS separated from the original members Jimmy D’Anda (battery) and Mick swede (guitar). The duo’s exit – which was first reported by Metal sludge – was officially announced by Sweden in one Live stream on Facebook Monday (January 3). Mick said (as transcribed by BLABBERMOUTH.NET): “We as BULLETBOYS had to …

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10 talking points of Irish music in 2021

1. We all wanna be cowboys, baby! The ever-growing popstar CMAT, who backed Declan McKenna on a UK tour in the fall and performs at the 2022 Eurosonic Hot Festival in January, released a slew of great songs in 2021, the highlight being ” No More Virgos “(better than anything …

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Barack Obama reveals his favorite 2021 tracks: African artists shine

The world has never cared much about the musical tastes of its world leaders. One rarely wonders whether Emmanuel Macron or Recep Tayyip Erdogan like Adele or The Weeknd, and if they dared to voice an opinion, it would be dismissed as an embarrassing attempt to keep in touch with …

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Avril Lavigne Presents Busty Exhibit at Variety 2021’s Music Hitmakers Brunch in LA

Avril Lavigne presents a busty display in a lace-up corset to present an award to Olivia Rodrigo at Variety’s 2021 hitmakers’ brunch in LA By Carly Johnson For Dailymail.com Posted: 06:19 GMT, December 5, 2021 | Update: 08:51 GMT, December 5, 2021 Avril Lavigne dropped her jaws as she walked …

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Praying mantis may have arthritis in their fingers, but they will tip until they fall

Formed in 1974 by London siblings Tino (guitar, vocals) and Chris Troy (bass), Praying Mantis broke through the New Wave Of British Heavy Metal and continues to play powerful, melodic hard rock. Next year will see the 40th anniversary of the debut album Time doesn’t tell lies (the one with …

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Grammys Snubs and Surprises: Kacey Musgraves, Jon Batiste and Abba

Rather than an obscure cabal taking the members’ best voters, considering them, and still making their own final decision on the nominees, the Recording Academy says those choices are pure: whoever got the most votes from their peers in the world. The music industry is who is listed on the …

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REO Speedwagon to perform at Owensboro Sports Center | New

REO Speedwagon will take center stage at 7 p.m. on Monday, November 1 at the Owensboro Sportscenter. The Illinois rock and roll band, known for their # 1 hits “Can’t Fight This Feeling” and “Keep on Loving You”, are currently taking part in their “Hi Infidelity 40th Anniversary Tour” to …

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LAURELS: CA&ES Lab wins first prize for safety

IN THIS COLUMN Laboratory Safety Award, six university and school laureates UC Davis and Christian Baldini Symphony Orchestra Franck Zalom, Department of Entomology and Nematology Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing, diversity award Safety Services announced its 2021 Laboratory Safety Award winners, one for each college and school with lab …

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Why young artists pursuing pop-punk are thriving

LILHUDDY, who also translated a TikTok sequel into a loyal fan base, found rapid success in the pop-punk route – and even starred in the Machine Gun Kelly album film, High falls. After signing with Adam Mersel’s Immersive Records (an Interscope imprint) in January, the rising artist released his debut …

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CSA Exclusive: Rock Star Goes Into Cannabis Retail, NFT

For Raine Maida, lead singer and founder of alternative rock band Our Lady Peace, the cannabis and NFT retail verticals are natural advances in the music industry. Maida, whose Toronto-based band released their debut album “Naveed” in 1993 and will soon release “Spiritual Machines II”, is the co-founder of Canadian …

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From Saturday October 9 to Friday October 15

DAYBREAK WITH EVONNE FERGUSON Evonne will be there with the early risers to make the weekend easier with its sweet blend of music across the centuries, plus regular intervals for news and weather. Join conservationist Anja Murray every Saturday morning at 9:20 a.m. for Nature File – a celebratory trip …

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George Frayne, aka Commander Cody, dies at 77

SARATOGA SPRINGS – George Frayne IV, who turned the name of a 1950s sci-fi character into a lifelong alias as frontman of Commander Cody and His Lost Planet Airmen, died on Sunday, friends said. Resident of the Thermal City since the mid-1990s, he was 77 years old and had been …

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Musician Giulia Lorimer: A Tuscan Legacy

CULTURE, NEWS Giulia Lorimer: a Tuscan heritage Lily prigioniero September 26, 2021 – 5:46 PM to share There is something deeply touching when someone like Giulia Daneo Lorimer leaves the scene of life as her sons and daughters watch her lights slowly dim. But then, on September 11, 2021, her …

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Little Simz’s Big Moment – The New York Times

Space Age members joined Little Simz’s debut album “A Curious Tale of Trials + Persons”, which she released when she was 20: Arcé recorded additional vocals and her brother, Josh, conducted the production on several tracks. The album is a reflection on fame and its effects on the human mind, …

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Artist-performer Genesis Owusu – COOL HUNTING®

After the release of his stellar debut album, Smile without teeth in March, Canberra, Australia Genesis Owusu (aka Kofi Owusu-Ansah) has toured across the country, although the promotion of a record and performance are very different in the midst of a global pandemic. As if that wasn’t enough to keep …

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Rock Hall announces 2021 Resident Rockers

CLEVELAND, Ohio – Three local musicians will have the opportunity to learn and perform at one of Cleveland’s greatest music venues this year. The Rock & Roll Hall of Fame has selected its 2021 Resident Rockers: Sarah Bailey, Gabe Reed (aka “MOOKY”) and Damon “Marcus” Smith. The three musicians will …

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Bassist Charnett Moffett returns to Oakland

Free Oakland news, written by the Oaklanders, delivered straight to your inbox. Don’t let Facebook’s algorithm control your news. Sign up to receive Oakland News for free to your inbox. Thank you for supporting The Oaklandside and being a part of our community. Your donation makes this and all of …

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Beach Fossils and Nothing Wild @ Mohawk 10/14

Liv June 23, 2021 – 8:07 AM Beach Fossils and Wild Nothing will perform in Mohawk on Thursday, October 14 and open to the public at 8 p.m. This show is for all ages, tickets can be purchased on June 25 for $ 30. The indie-pop group Beach Fossils was …

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KK’s Priest releases title track “Sermons of the Sinner”

KK’s Priest, the group consisting of former Judas Priest guitarist KK Downing and vocalist Tim “Ripper” Owens, released the title track from their upcoming debut album, Sermons of the sinner. The breathtaking six-minute thrasher carries all of the hallmarks that made Downing and Owens metal legends: furious double bass, light-speed …

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Mammoth WVH, ‘Mammoth WVH’: album review

Wolfgang Van Halen lives up to his last name while forging a distinct identity and sound on his debut album, Mammoth WVH. It’s a pretty narrow needle to thread, at an undeniably difficult time for young Van Halen, whose father of guitarist-hero Eddie passed away in October 2020. In addition …

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Lewis Capaldi loves vampires

Lewis capaldi Lewis Capaldi is a fan of The Vamps, as bassist Connor Ball claimed the Scottish singer came up to them and started singing the lyrics to one of their lesser-known album tracks. Lewis Capaldi is a fan of The Vamps. The hitmaker “Someone You Loved” is believed to …

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Girl in Red’s Clear Eyed Songs

Nine years ago, Marie Ulven, a Norwegian suburban teenager, like most of her peers, broadcast her interests on social media. Ulven’s hobby of choice was the fingerboard, a miniaturized version of skateboarding in which people perform tricks on tiny boards just using their hands. Ulven ultimately amassed a modest following …

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Country rock pioneer Rusty Young dies aged 75

Rusty Young, founding member of the popular country-rock group Poco and a key figure in establishing the steel pedal guitar as an integral voice in West Coast rock of the late 1960s and 1970s, died Wednesday at his home in Davisville, Missouri. He was 75 years old. Its publicist, Mike …

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