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MTVU Woodies Reveals 2015 Lineup & SXSW RSVP

MTVU Woodies Reveals 2015 Lineup & SXSW RSVP

| March 13, 2015 | 0 Comments

The MTVU Woodies are returning to SXSW. The college-based MTV channel will treat Austin guests and SXSW badge/wristband holders to a full day’s worth of shows while revealing this year’s award winners.

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Perez Hilton Announces Return to SXSW with One Night in Austin Series

Perez Hilton Announces Return to SXSW with One Night in Austin Series

| March 13, 2015 | 0 Comments

Perez Hilton has announced his return to Austin with his SXSW closing party: One Night in Austin. This annual event benefits the VH1 Save the Music Foundation.

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Big Gigantic impresses with explosive electronic party

Big Gigantic impresses with explosive electronic party

| March 3, 2015 | 0 Comments

  For electronic dance music to work in a concert setting – as a live spectacle that you would actually pay concert prices to see – the bar, in my mind, is pretty high. You need good mixes and well-wrung beats, sure, but the music can’t stand on its own – especially seeing as it’s […]

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Big Gigantic Looming Larger and Larger

Big Gigantic Looming Larger and Larger

| February 24, 2015 | 0 Comments

When the previous generation of electronic dance music artists were presiding over high-BPM mixes and X-ed out dance parties, the future members of Big Gigantic were soaking up … other stuff. If you’ve heard Big Gigantic, it might surprise you a little to learn that as young musicians in the late ’90s and early 2000s […]

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In Photos: Taking Back Sunday with Letlive and the Menzingers at South Side Ballroom, Dallas TX

In Photos: Taking Back Sunday with Letlive and the Menzingers at South Side Ballroom, Dallas TX

| February 22, 2015 | 0 Comments

Taking Back Sunday stopped by Dallas’ South Side Ballroom for a diverse, career-spanning set. Letlive and The Menzingers opened.

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In Photos: Buzz VD Party feat. Lights, Melanie Martinez & In the Valley Below

In Photos: Buzz VD Party feat. Lights, Melanie Martinez & In the Valley Below

| February 18, 2015 | 0 Comments

Each year, Kansas City celebrates Valentine’s Day with a much better gift than hard candy hearts: a free concert. This year’s free Buzz VD party featured Lights, Melanie Martinez, In the Valley Below and more.

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10 Songs That Were Better Reasons to be “Happy” in 2014

10 Songs That Were Better Reasons to be “Happy” in 2014

| February 12, 2015 | 0 Comments

I’ve really got nothing against “Happy,” Billboard’s certified No. 1 song of the calendar year 2014. Hell, it was played at my wedding reception, because, let’s be honest – preventing that from happening at any 2014 wedding reception would’ve been damn near impossible. But – just ballparking the number here – there were probably about […]

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In Photos: Motion City Soundtrack at House of Blues, Dallas

In Photos: Motion City Soundtrack at House of Blues, Dallas

| February 12, 2015 | 0 Comments

Bronchitis couldn’t hold back Motion City Soundtrack from treating Dallas to a special performance of Commit This to Memory in its entirety.

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Kishi Bashi steals the show opening for Guster at House of Blues Dallas

Kishi Bashi steals the show opening for Guster at House of Blues Dallas

| February 9, 2015 | 0 Comments

In the case of Guster’s current tour, it’s in your best interest to get there early for opener Kishi Bashi, especially if you have never heard of this artist because you will fall in love.

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Kansas City’s Middle of the Map Fest Reveals 2015 Music Lineup

Kansas City’s Middle of the Map Fest Reveals 2015 Music Lineup

| February 5, 2015 | 0 Comments

The 2015 Middle of the Map lineup is here and it’s featuring some long awaited local band reunions, as well as special tribute that Joy Division fans won’t want to miss.

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