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    Steven Tyler to Release His Debut Country Single with Media Appearances

    Iconic songwriter and prolific singer STEVEN TYLER will debut his first Country single "Love Is Your Name" on May 13. Tyler, who was recently signed to Dot Records underneath the Big Machine Label Group...

    First Listen: Yeti Love – Lonely Road

    Named thanks to enduring love/fear of the vaunted mythical creature, Yeti Love is the musical moniker of songwriters Peter Hamilton and Dave Sears - a folk duo who view the genre as this generation’s...

    The Test Drive: Old House Playground – The Great Escape EP

    Old House Playground is a three piece contemporary blues/alt-rock band with roots in the songwriting culture of traditional Greek folk music. In 2009, Tryfon Lazos (vocals, guitars) and Andreas Venetantes (drums, percussion) together with bass...

    Jammerzine Exclusive: Meet Ian and the Dream

    If I could describe Ian Ash of Ian and the Dream it would be in one word. Renascence. As in cultural revival. Let's face it. After hearing hundreds of bands every day you begin...

    First Look: Austyn King – Black Light love

    Following being signed by production company Blue House Media, Austyn King launches his new sound with a visual for the song “Black Light Love“. Shot in his hometown of Tulsa, Oklahoma, the colorful video directed...

    SoundExchange Appoints David Byrne to its Board of Directors

    SoundExchange today announced the appointment of music legend, David Byrne, to its Board of Directors. Byrne, the singer/songwriter best known as the front man of Talking Heads, will bring his knowledge and passion for...

    Jammerzine Exclusive: Perfecting the Art of Perfection with Static Fiction

    Rarely comes a time when I can say I talked with someone so meticulous and precise about perfecting their brand. Until now and it's a rare pleasure. In this interview I speak with Ryan...

    Naylor’s Notes: Alicia Marie

    When you hear of the word "PASSION", what's the first thing that comes to mind?  Check out this article and I can guarantee that ALICIA MARIE will be the first name you think of when you hear that...

    First Look: John Graham – Roll the Dice

    UK born but now US based, John Graham’s new album is set to reach these shores showcasing slick, contemporary indie-rock with electronic touches and a heap of swagger. With influences including the Stone roses,...

    Neal Schon Reunites with Santana and Celebrates Upcoming Release

    Neal Schon is on tour with Journey, recording with Carlos Santana and getting ready to release his solo album, "Vortex" June 23. The 2-CD all-instrumental album sets a new standard for the legendary guitarist...

    The Test Drive: Shooze – Classified

    'Classified' is the new EP from Shooze, a three-piece ska-punk band from Redditch, West Midlands, UK. Members Jon Kings (lead vocals/guitar), Ryan Kings (vocals/bass), and Ricky-Lee Cooper (drums) describe their music a hybrid of...

    Jammerzine Exclusive: The Triumphant Return of Spike Polite and Sewage

    Sewage, a street punk rock band, formed during the spring of 1991 in Manhattan's Lower East Side. The band were squatters at 3BC hanging out in Tompkins Square Park involved in the riots throughout...

    Mr Bootsauce & Stu G Announce new EP “RIDE THAT GROOVE”

    Teaming up with UK label Urban Dubz, L.A producer Mr Bootsaunce and fellow beatsmith Stu G collide their Deep House precision for this glimpse of summertime panache. Tracks “Dynamo” and “House Me” ignite the summer...

    “Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck,” Be Released On Blu-ray And DVD Formats

    Hailed as one of the most innovative and intimate documentaries of all time, experience Kurt Cobain like never before in the only ever fully authorized portrait of the famed music icon. Acclaimed filmmaker Brett...

    #2ubeXtra2015 LIPA Music Festival to be Aired on JammerStream One

    Music students at The Liverpool Institute for Performing Arts (LIPA) are going to be sharing their music with American radio listeners next week. From Monday 4 May, Chicago-based station Jammerstream One will be broadcasting...

    The Test Drive: Calling Apollo – HUNTER | GATHERER

    Calling Apollo are Christian Neale, Kevin Williams, Dan Hughes, Luke Walters and Daniel Rees. The Cardiff based five piece produce riffy/ambient/rock, channeling a broad range of influences from Deftones, The Cure, Funeral for a...

    Sied van Rielto Release Rielism 3

    In perfect synch with the launch of his Rielism Recs imprint, May 2015 sees Sied van Riel compile, mix and drop the third of his marque’s mix-comp outings. Another innately mixed, intensely built, 30+-track...

    Artists From Across The Globe Grace The Stage In Paris For 4th International Jazz...

    In an unprecedented series of events worldwide on April 30th, the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) and the Thelonious Monk Institute of Jazz joined together to celebrate and recognize jazz as...

    First Listen: Noel and the Pandas – Whip Me

    An indie rock band with an unusually varied style, Noel and the Pandas are an Italian group who revel in adding varied ideas and influences to a strong foundation of indie rock. With new...

    The Test Drive: Shark Tape – Marathon

    "So you say this is your final chance" ...the opening line of Shark Tape's 'Marathon' speaks of the desperation of a band ready to take off. Shark Tape, a three piece rock band from Philadelphia...

    First Look: I, Us, and We – Sunday

    Jordan Doverspike, Evan Doverspike and Aaron Doverspike are brothers based in California who write and perform captivating dream pop they describe as "clean and unadulterated". Their EP, the beautifully atmospheric 'Mono' was recorded in their...

    First Look: The HARDKISS – Strange Moves

    Coming to the UK and already a prime candidate for radio play, ‘Strange Moves’ is the new single from dance pop progressive pop group The HARDKISS and collaborator Kazaky. Having already won national music awards...

    First Listen: The Vultures – Vlad (French Version)

    A beautiful composition of devilish intent, ‘Vlad’ – part­ Hammer horror score, part post­-punk masterclass – features a dazzling sweep of strings enveloping a resounding beat. Atop this Balkanesque blend drifts a deliciously dark...

    Sandy Kilpatrick single ‘Your Love is a Weapon’ to be taken from album ‘The...

    An acoustic-folk singer-songwriter, Sandy Kilpatrick is now Portugal based having been born and raised in Scotland. His new album, ‘The Shaman’s Call’, is the latest stunning release in a career that has grown organically...

    The Test Drive: Follow the Lion – The Candy and Gravity Motel

    Follow the Lion are a Leeds based alternative rock band who formed in 2013, quickly gaining a strong following thanks to their energetic and infectious live sets. The band have played a range of...