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Artist Spotlight: Louis the Child

Meet Robby and Freddy, two Chicago teens who met at a Madeon concert and shared similar taste in music. While both of these guys started off their careers producing independently, they discovered they had undeniable chemistry in their musical collaborations and have been working together since. After tunneling down a Wikipedia black hole one day, clicking link after link, they finally landed on a...

Artist Spotlight: Kehlani

It was pretty crazy to see 20-year old Kehlani all dolled up at this year’s Grammy’s in support of her mixtape “You Should Be Here, nominated for Best Urban Contemporary Album. The Bay-Area beauty has been hard at work in showbiz since she was just a young teen. She was part of a group called “PopLyfe” that made it to the America’s Got Talent Stage, but...

Artist Spotlight: KYLE – Happy Camper Tour 2016

Sometimes, hip-hop gets a bad rep. For years, the majority of famous rappers have held their place in the spotlight by rapping about girls, money, and drugs. They’ve been wearing black hoodies and gold chains, and at times, it seems they all just blend together into one mindless auto-tuned blur. It takes a person who is truly comfortable with himself to enter this arena wearing a neon...

Artist Spotlight: G-Eazy – “When It’s Dark Out” Tour 2016

Twenty-six year old Gerald Earl Gillum, known as G-Eazy, is living a dream that has been in the making for the past ten years of his life. The Oakland-bred rapper/producer has toured the U.S. and Europe. His artist collaborations include the likes of DJ Carnage, Borgore, A$AP Ferg, Too $hort, Pia Mia, Big Sean – the list goes on. Most notably, he has created an iconic style and brand image...

Kygo Tour Dates | 2015 + 2016

Norwegian producer Kygo is a prime display of the powers of the internet combined with unique musical talent. When he was just a kid, Kyrre Gørvell-Dahll took piano lessons from the encouragement of his mother. Although he wasn’t too eager to study music classically at the time, Kyrre feels that this early exposure created a solid foundation for his foray into electronic music. While in...

Mac Miller GO:OD A.M. Tour

Mac Miller has gone through quite a transformation since the 2014 release of his tape Faces, a cathartic project chronicling his struggles with depression and drug addiction. One year later with a new Warner Bros record deal, Mac Miller has re-emerged into the light with his latest album GO:OD A.M. Mac will be on the road for more than two months along with promising up and-comers Tory Lanez and...

Disclosure Tour | 2015 “Caracal” Tour Dates

Howard and Guy Lawrence, the brothers more predominantly known as Disclosure, are set to hit the road next week for a fourteen-stop U.S. tour. In their few short years in the mainstream channels, the Disclosure guys have been racking up awards and accolades for their refreshing take on house music production. After making hits with singers Sam Smith, Eliza Doolittle, and Aluna George, Disclosure...

Minus The Bear Tour | ‘Menos El Oso’ Anniversary 2015 Tour Dates

Believe it or not, it’s already been ten years since Seattle-born group Minus the Bear released their second studio album “Menos El Oso.” And since they formed in 2001, the group has been consistently pumping out feel-good indie-jams, leading up to a dynamic repertoire for their upcoming tour in celebration of this ten-year anniversary. The guys are on full-speed for the entire...

Ashley Monroe Tour | “The Blade Tour” 2015 Tour Dates

Many may recognize Ashley Monroe as the honey-sweet voice in Blake Shelton’s single “Lonely Tonight”, but this country singer has been hard at work on her own project titled “The Blade.” Early on in her career in 2007, Ashley experienced trouble releasing music with her first label Columbia Records. After some hits on the charts and a deal with Warner Bros Nashville...

Gang of Four 2015 Tour | Gang of Four Tour Dates

British post-punk group Gang of Four will be heading to our side of the pond at the end of September on a full-fledged U.S. tour in support of their latest album “What Happens Next.” Over the years, the group has explored their sound, infusing elements of punk, rock, and disco with a touch of political narrative. While they’ve rotated many band members since the group’s...

The Psychedelic Furs and The Church Tour 2015

The forces of 80s post-punk psychedelic rock have finally united as The Psychedelic Furs and The Church take on the U.S. While the two acts were slated to tour together twenty-seven years ago during their pinnacle of fame in the late 80s, unforeseen circumstances prevented the tour from launching. Both groups are still going strong, however, and fans have shown great excitement for this solid...

Earl Sweatshirt: “2015 Ready To Leave Now Tour”

Twenty-one year old rapper Earl Sweatshirt, former member of the Odd Future collective, has been on his “2015 Ready to Leave Now Tour” since July of this summer in support of his latest album “I Don’t Like Shit, I Don’t Go Outside.” While this album was created in solitude during dark times in Earl’s life, his dedication to improving his own mental and physical health has allowed him to come into...

Chance the Rapper Tour: 2015 “Family Matters Tour”

It’s been a big year for Chicago-native Chance the Rapper. His free album “Surf”, created with fellow artists under the moniker “The Social Experiment”, received great praise from critics and was downloaded over 618,000 times in its first week. And now, after the exciting announcement that Chance and his lady are expecting a new addition to their family, it’s only fitting that this fall he will...

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