5 Indisputable Reasons that Concerts Make You a Happier Person

Looking to add some extra cheer to your holiday season? Go to a concert. Here are  5 bulletproof reasons that going to concerts and live music events will...
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DC’s Multiflora Music Festival is already halfway over

October kicked off the very first Multiflora Music Festival, a month-long celebration of music at various venues throughout Washington, DC. Jim Thomson is the man behind the...
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Houston-area music festival puts Texas artists first

If you head down to Friendswood, you'll find a three-year-old music festival that's rapidly becoming that city's marquee event. The Texas Music Fest is happening again this year on...

Atlanta music industry recoils at proposed studio ordinance

Atlanta is in the midst of a ordinance, requesting that all recording studios are at least 500 feet away from residential areas. The recent violent disputes...

Former Toronto frontwoman kicks off Music For Lesbians series

Back in 1981, while leading the new wave band Rough Trade, Carole Pope had one of the first lesbian-themed songs to get into the Canadian top 40....
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Your next favorite band might be talent scouted by a machine

In the age of advanced computers we are at the cusp of true artificial intelligence. It should be no surprise that the music industry is tapping into...

After a successful Middlelands, Texas RenFest kicks out the festival

By all accounts, Texas' new medieval/Renaissance fair themed electronic music festival, Middlelands, was a resounding success with more than 60,000 attendees over the weekend and glowing reviews...

Billboard Artist of the Year list swept by Canadian musicians

Every December, Billboard releases their annual "Artist of the Year" list. This year, four of the spots out of 10 went to musicians from Toronto. The Weeknd,...

Eight releases that will remind you why you love music

We've been on the beat finding the best of this past week's new releases, scavenging through Tweets that are more emoji than text and underground mp3 listservs that, not kidding...
drunk rush hour in DC

DC takes steps to ameliorate “drunk rush hour” issues

Most cities are really good at rush hour. By which I mean, they're good at providing more buses, trains, and other such things for incoming traffic in...

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