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Tuesday, July 29th, 2008

Michael Franti & Spearhead Release 'Say Hey'

Today href="http://www.spearheadvibrations.com/" target="_blank">Michael Franti and Spearhead released another digital single and accompanying video for "Say Hey," from the upcoming href="http://anti.com/catalog/view/109/All_Rebel_Rockers">All Rebel Rockers (out Sept 9). As href="http://www.antilabelblog.com/?p=348" target="_blank">reported on the anti blog, the video was filmed under tense conditions in one of Brazil's most notorious favelas. See the end result of ...

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Monday, July 28th, 2008

NPR MUSIC EXCLUSIVELY WEBCASTS, PODCASTS TOM WAITS IN CONCERT

SHOW FROM WAITS' "GLITTER & DOOM" TOUR AVAILABLE JULY 29; JOINS NPR MUSIC "LIVE IN CONCERT" SERIES July 28, 2008; Washington, D.C. - Iconic singer-songwriter Tom Waits is adding an extra stop to his sold-out "Glitter & Doom" summer tour: NPR Music's "Live in Concert" series. NPR Music is the only place to hear a full concert from Waits' tour, which will be available for both free streaming and podcast at href="http://www.NPR.org/music" target="_blank">www.NPR.org/music> beginning Tuesday, July 29. During the show, recorded at Atlanta's historic Fox Theater on July 5, Waits gives a stunning, two-and-a-half hour performance, featuring songs he's never played outside a studio. The 25-track set includes "Hold On," "All the World is Green" and "Hoist That Rag," followed by an encore of "Anywhere I Lay My Head." Waits is the latest musician to have an entire performance streamed by NPR Music, which frequently webcasts rock, pop and indie concerts as part of its expanding "Live in Concert" series. The series has featured more than 100 events to date. In March, NPR Music and Member stations traveled to Austin, TX, to live webcast and broadcast 14 concerts from the influential music festival South by Southwest, among them R.E.M., My Morning Jacket, Vampire Weekend, Bon Iver and Yo La Tengo. This summer, NPR Music is also webcasting and broadcasting performances from the Newport Folk Festival and JVC Jazz Festival Newport in Rhode Island. NPR Music launched in November 2007 as a free, comprehensive music discovery destination, featuring content from NPR and 12 NPR Member public radio stations, as well as original-to-NPR Music features such as live performances, studio sessions, interviews, reviews and blogs. Specific sections of the site are dedicated to rock/pop/folk, classical, jazz/blues, world and urban music. The site culls from NPR's and the stations' extensive music archives to present thousands of features; its popular Concert section offers hundreds of regional and national web concerts, with more than 15 new performances ...

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Tuesday, July 29th, 2008

Xavier Rudd Gives JamBase Exclusive Airing of New Track "Guku"

Xavier Rudd Gives JamBase Exclusive Airing of New Track "Guku" From Upcoming Album Dark Shades Of Blue Due August 18 For a limited time only you can preview href="http://www.jambase.com/Artists/Artist.aspx?artistID=18612">Xavier Rudd's unreleased track "Guku" on JamBase. Check it out href="http://download.epitaph.com/index.php?file=%5Cweb%5Cguku.mp3">HERE>.

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Monday, July 28th, 2008

ZzZ sign with ANTI Records

Anti- Records is pleased to announce the signing of Dutch "dirt rock" duo zZz. The Amsterdam-based duo, consisting of Björn Ottenheim and Daan Schinkel, was formed in 2001 and makes a remarkable mix of psychedelic electro wave, garage soul and dirty rock & roll. The sound of zZz is based ...

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Wednesday, July 23rd, 2008

DeVotchKa on KCRW's "Today's Top Tune"

Exotic Denver quartet href="http://devotchka.net/" target="_blank">DeVotchKa are the featured artist today on KCRW's "Today's Top Tune." Click href="http://www.kcrw.com/music/programs/tu/tu080723devotchka_blessing_i" target="_blank">here to listen to "A Blessing in Disguise" from their latest release href="http://anti.com/catalog/view/103/A_Mad_and_Faithful_Telling">A Mad and Faithful Telling.

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