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Knotfest Los Angeles 2021 coming to Banc of California Stadium November 5, 2021

In a show of force for the band and the loud music genre overall, Knotfest, the music and counterculture experience created by the multi-platinum sonic phenomenon Slipknot, has announced the band’s biggest Los Angeles headline performance yet, Knotfest Los Angeles, at Banc of California Stadium on Friday November 5th. Knotfest Los …

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Interview: James Priestner of Rare Americans discusses upcoming album, Rare Americans 3: Jamesy Boy & the Screw-Loose Zoo

Rare Americans is a Vancouver, British Columbia collective on the rise. Formed in 2018 by brothers James and Jared Priestner, the band’s identity combines an alternative rock base with a varied top end of hip hop and pop, a compelling visual concept called Rhythm Kitchen, and a personable, equally expansive …

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Interview: Bill Majoros of The Foreign Films discusses experience in Canadian music scene, upcoming album ‘Starlight Serenade’

A while back, Bill Majoros reached out to me to check out “All the Love You Give,” the latest single from his solo project, The Foreign Films, which will carry his seventh album, Starlight Serenade (out July 29th). Majoros appreciated my review of the song, and, once we’d established contact, …

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Need to Hear: Valley Releases New Single ‘SOCIETY’

Alt-pop hit makers Valley, have returned with an illuminating and introspective new single “SOCIETY,” out now via Capitol Records and Universal Music Canada. While addressing the artistic integrity of today’s music industry, the new track discusses the pressure artists often feel to produce hit after hit. The band, comprising of …

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Interview: Holly Humberstone on Finding Success During the Pandemic and Writing with The 1975’s Matty Healy

While most artists used 2020 to step back and reevaluate their career plans, the UK’s Holly Humberstone went full-throttle in becoming the viral sensation that she is now. The songs on her 2020 EP Falling Asleep At The Wheel, collectively have over 60 million streams on Spotify alone. Over the …

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