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Mark Ronson and the Business Intl’s “Bang Bang Bang” out June 14th on RCA

I’m craving some Mark Ronson Brit/NYC drawl and some of his bad jokes and fab guests right now. Will he hold to his East Village Radio dj duties tomorrow night even though his single is due out in just a few days? I just may get myself over to Lil’ Frankies then to hear for myself.

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Rebecca & Fiona: The Luminary Ones

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This is Rebecca & Fiona and the video is titled The Luminary Ones, it’s simple but effective, you’ll like it. Click through for the video itself.

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Bonnaroo 2010: The Happy Trail

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It’s a little known fact that President Dwight Eisenhower hired a “coach” to assist him in handling the fledgling technology known as television. Let’s face it, Ike was more comfortable developing military strategies behind the scenes than being the center of attention to millions of new TV viewers.

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Bonnaroo 2010: Be Careful What You Wish For

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The addition of Kings of Leon to the Bonnaroo lineup was met with mixed emotions at best since it was announced in February. At times the vibe of including the Nashville-based band as a headliner has even been tumultuous.

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Amanda Palmer Announces Album of Radiohead Covers

Currently freewheelin’, freeballin’ and altogether free, the always compelling Amanda F**king Palmer has just announced the release of a donation-based album of Radiohead covers, AMANDA PALMER PLAYS THE POPULAR HITS OF RADIOHEAD ON HER MAGICAL UKULELE, in celebration of her emancipation from Roadrunner Records, due out July 17.

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Paul McCartney to Tour North America This Summer

Sir Paul McCartney, one of the most celebrated rock artists of our lifetime, never seems to tire. Shall we credit his vegetarian diet as well as his music’s timelessness? His Up and Coming 2010 Tour returns to North America for a series of July and August dates.

10 Jun 2010 | 4 comments | More

Dragonette Announces Summer Tour of North America

Toronto-based electro-poppers Dragonette have just announced summer tour dates for the U.S. and Canada. A new single is scheduled for release later in the summer and the fashion-savvy trio will be previewing some new material on the road.

10 Jun 2010 | More

Josh Homme’s Rekords Rekords Imprint Partners with Dangerbird

Josh Homme’s imprint label Rekords Rekords has found a new lease on life with a newly inked partnership with Dangerbird Records, home to Silversun Pickups and Minus the Bear.

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Radiohead Drummer Philip Selway to Release Solo Album

Radiohead’s Phil Selway is set to release his debut solo effort, Familial, on August 31st via Nonesuch.

10 Jun 2010 | More

My Morning Jacket to Take Manhattan in October

My Morning Jacket has long been worshipped for their epic live shows – 11 years in fact. And to celebrate their esteemed reputation while giving back to their ultra-loyal fanbase, the Louisville quintet will set up camp at New York’s Terminal 5 beginning October 18…

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