Archives: February 2015

LISTEN – Brooke Fraser’s ‘Session From the Box’

February 18th, 2015


New Zealander Brooke Fraser recently stopped by the Sessions From the Box studio to chat with James Dineen and perform a few songs. Click HERE to check out the amazing performance and insightful interview. And if you live in either Toronto (2/18), Chicago (2/20) or Minneapolis (2/21), be sure to see her as she finishes up her tour in your respective cities!

NPR First Listen – ‘Citizen Zombie’ by The Pop Group

February 16th, 2015


For the first time in 35 years, The Pop Group are getting set to release their latest record, Citizen Zombie. The record drops next week, but thanks to NPR First Listen, you can stream the album in its entirety before the big day! Click HERE to listen to Citizen Zombie, due out February 24th via Freaks R Us.

WATCH – New Video from Xavier Rudd + Tour Dates

February 14th, 2015


Xavier Rudd has released a video for the first single, Come People, off of his forthcoming record, Nanna (due out on March 17 via Nettwerk Records).  Click HERE to read the original premier article by Relix, and be sure to check the list of tour dates below to see him in a town near you!

Xaview Rudd on Tour:
04.30.15 – Portland, ME @ Port City Music Hall
05.01.15 – Boston, MA @ Paradise Rock Club
05.02.15 – New York, NY @ Bowery Ballroom
05.03.15 – Brooklyn, NY @ Music Hall Of Williamsburg
05.05.15 – Montreal, QC @ Corona Theatre
05.05.15 – Toronto, ON @ Opera House (CMW)
05.07.15 – Cleveland, OH @ Beachland Ballroom
05.08.15 – Richmond, VA @ The National
05.10.15 – Atlanta, GA @ Shaky Knees Music Fest
05.12.15 – Wilmington, NC @ Brooklyn Arts Center
05.13.15 – Charleston, SC @ Music Farm
05.15.15 – New Orleans, LA @ Civic Theatre
05.16.15 – Gulf Shores, AL @ The Hangout Festival
05.19.15 – Detroit, MI @ The Crofoot
05.20.15 – Cincinnati, OH @ 20th Century Theatre
05.21.15 – Milwaukee, WI @ Turner Hall Ballroom
05.22.15 – Chillicothe, IL @ Summer Camp
05.23.15 – Clarks Grove, MN @ Revival Fest
05.26.15 – Las Vegas, NV @ Brooklyn Bowl
05.27.15 – Solana Beach, CA @ Belly Up Tavern
05.28.15 – Solana Beach, CA @ Belly Up Tavern
05.29.15 – Napa, CA @ BottleRock Music Festival
05.30.15 – Los Angeles, CA @ El Rey Theatre
05.31.15 – San Juan Capistrano, CA @ Coach House

WATCH – Noisey Premiere of Romare’s New Video

February 13th, 2015


Noisey recently premiered the new video that Romare released for the latest single off of his forthcoming record. You can watch the video for Motherless Child below, and be sure to click HERE to read the original article on Noisey. The new album, Projections, is due out February 24th on Ninja Tune.

WATCH – Mark Ronson & Mystikal Perform on Tonight Show

February 12th, 2015


Mark Ronson and Mystikal stopped by The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon earlier this week to perform their song Feel Right (with a little help from The Roots!), the latest single from Ronson’s amazing new album Uptown Special. Click HERE to purchase a copy of the album for yourself, and check out their awesome performance below, courtesy of!

JD McPherson Is Going On Tour | See Dates Here

February 12th, 2015


After his recent release of Let the Good Times Roll, JD McPherson is going on a tour in support of the sophomore record! This is very exciting – anyone that’s seen him live would attest to this – so if you have never had a chance to see him, be sure to check the dates below and catch him in a city near you!

JD McPherson On Tour:
02.12.15 – Iowa City, IA @ Gabe’s
02.13.15 – Minneapolis, MN @ First Avenue
02.20.15 – Nashville, TN @ Mercy Lounge
02.21.15 – Asheville, NC @ Grey Eagle
02.22.15 – Charlotte, NC @ Visulite
02.25.15 – New York, NY @ Bowery Ballroom
02.26.15 – Philadelphia, PA @ World Cafe
02.27.15 – Washington, DC @ The Hamilton
03.01.15 – Turner Falls, MA @ Shea Theatre
03.03.15 – Portland, ME @ Port City Music Hall
03.04.15 – Cambridge, MA @ the Sinclair
03.05.15 – Burlington, VA @ Showcase Lounge
03.06.15 – Rochester, NY @ Downstairs Cabaret at Winston Place
03.07.15 – Toronto, ON @ Lee’s Palace
03.10.15 – Cleveland, OH @ Beachland
03.11.15 – Ferndale, MI @ Magic Bag
03.12.15 – Chicago, IL @ Lincoln Hall

And for everyone’s enjoyment, be sure to check out the title track of the record: