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    Cooking Vinyl Reveals Peter Andre Christmas Album

    Cooking Vinyl and British supermarket chain Iceland have agreed a major sync deal that puts a new Christmas song from Peter Andre at the heart of the retailer’s big Christmas ad campaign. The track...

    Chilean Producer Statickman Creates Synth Masterpiece

    Kiev maybe the epicenter of massive civil unrest at the moment, but it is also the name of Ummagma's new release, and ultimately a message of hope. The two-time Alternative Eurovision winners rise above...

    The Satisfactors On The 57th GRAMMY Ballot

    Award-winning Songwriter Gar Francis together with Bruce Ferguson wrote songs for the band The Satisfactors and their first single was approved on the Final list of the 57th Grammy Awards' Ballot with the following...

    First Listen: Klozapin – Hivemind

    Initially beginning as a bedroom project, New York's Klozapin was formed in January 2014 by Mitchell Todorov (Guitar/Vocals), Paul Simone (Bass/Vocals), Nick Connor (Drums) and Niden Kolev (Guitar), quickly gaining a firm following in...

    First Listen: The New Southern Electrikk – Mother of Earth

    The New Southern Electrikk cannot be easily categorised. Drawing inspiration from Psychedelia, Krautrock and Post-Punk, the band craft dark, mesmerisingly beautiful melodies driven by grinding, sexy undertones. Monica Ward's versatile vocals can be as...
    The Party Foul

    The Party Foul “The Party Never Stops Tour”

    Chicago’s The Party Foul has announced their winter headlining tour in support of their second full length album, entitled Seasons. The headlining run will be supported by Red Cord Records’ All My Friends Are...

    Jammerzine Exclusive: A Conversation with Vivek Tiwary

    Our special guest is Vivek Tiwary. Vivek is the #1 New York Times Best Selling Author of the graphic novel “The Fifth Beatle”, Tony Award winning Broadway Producer and founder of the multi-platform arts and...

    First US-Produced Benefit Album for Gaza Relief

    A diverse group of famed musicians including Peter Gabriel, The Police’s Stewart Copeland, Rick Allen of Def Leppard, System of a Down frontman Serj Tankian and Grammy® Award-winning opera singer Sasha Cooke, have come...

    French Montana And Jeremih Co-Headline “Set It Off Tour”

    Bad Boy/Interscope recording artist French Montana announces dates for the upcoming Set It Off Tour. French will be co-headlining with Def Jam recording artist Jeremih, for ten* of the sixteen stops. The national tour...

    ‘We Are Lucky People’ Available Tomorrow

    After releasing his 3rd studio album “We Are Lucky People” late last year, one of trance music's most prolific artists, Lange, releases “We Are Lucky People (Remixed)” on November 3rd. The original album saw...

    Williamsburg Independent Film Festival Opens November 20th

    The Williamsburg Independent Film Festival celebrates its 5th year opening on Thursday, November 20 and running through Sunday, November 23, 2014. Launched in 2010, the festival has showcased independent films from around the world,...

    Black Veil Brides’ Debuts At #4 On The U.S. iTunes Album Chart

    Lava Records hits #4 on the U.S iTunes album chart with Black Veil Brides’ highly anticipated self-titled album, available now. The album soared to the Top 10 in more than 20 iTunes markets. Black...

    ‘Veronica’ – A Free to Download Single From Postcards From Jeff

    Melodic explorer, Postcards From Jeff releases Veronica. The eponymous Femme Fatale first emerged from a writing session in the multi-instrumentalist and producer's studio, located in the bleak moors between Leeds and Manchester. Personifying a...

    “Hoovey” Takes Top Honors

    "Hoovey," the inspiring story of Eric "Hoovey" Elliott's triumph over a near fatal brain tumor, featuring an all-star cast that includes Lauren Holly (Dumb and Dumber, NCIS), Patrick Warburton (Emperor's New Groove, Men in...

    Indie Guitarist Bakaric To Release Debut EP Next Tuesday

    Michigan-based vocalist, songwriter, and guitarist Jon-Paul Bakaric will release his debut solo record, The Reign Of The New Me Pt. 1, on November 4, 2014. Using the aptly named moniker, Bakaric, Jon-Paul assumes the...

    In Your Memory Releases Music Video for “Layers Of Lies”

    Hailing from the nation’s capital, the five-piece post-hardcore outfit of In Your Memory has chosen to not jump the White House fence and instead filmed a music video for their song “Layers Of Lies.”...

    9 Filmmakers Selected For 2014 Producing Lab

    Film Independent, the non-profit arts organization that produces the Spirit Awards and Los Angeles Film Festival, is pleased to announce the producers selected for its 14th annual Producing Lab. The 2014 Producing Lab is...

    UK’s Ashea Releases Long Awaited Follow-Up Track

    Let You Go is the long awaited follow up to Ashea’s debut single ‘Whatcha Thinkin’ (featured on Clubland, Chartshow Dance & Vevo). Co-produced by Ashea and Red Triangle (One Direction, The Saturdays, Cheryl Cole,...

    “Wrong” Released Today By The Airborne Toxic Event

    The Airborne Toxic Event just released their first single from their upcoming fourth full-length album Dope Machines , "Wrong", to iTunes and all digital retailers today. You can hear it at this link and...

    Naylor’s Notes: Starbynary

    Finger's on the key board begin to press out a melody that immediately grabs my attention.  Right away the hook pulls me in, and then Joe Caggianelli, expresses himself, and his deep vocals behind the microphone, with...

    Jahna Sebastian Gets and Upgrade

    London based singer/songwriter and producer Jahna Sebastian releases a free new track from her upcoming mixtape "The Other Side". The track is called "Upgrade" and it's about the moment when you realize that you...

    First Listen: Scarlet Baxter – Stuck

    If you haven’t already heard her name, then meet Scarlet Baxter – the fierce female solo artist with a killer voice, whose name is on everyone’s lips. After the imminent success of her previous...
    Butcher Babies

    Live in Pictures: Butcher Babies

    Taken at face value, GOLIATH is the monstrous debut from one of the most exciting bands to emerge from the Los Angeles metal scene since System Of A Down turned the city on end...

    Deezer Acquires Stitcher, the Leading Talk & Entertainment Radio App

    Deezer, the premier global digital music streaming service, today announced it is acquiring Stitcher, the leading provider of personalized Internet talk radio and award winning mobile products. The acquisition allows Deezer to become a...

    SUPERTRAMP Co-Founder ROGER HODGSON Readies Fall Tour

    Roger Hodgson, legendary vocalist and singer-songwriter from Supertramp, is heading back to North America for a series of fall dates. Following extensive tours of Europe and Brazil, Hodgson kicks off his North America tour...