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VINYL RELEASE: Virginia producer Ki:Theory releases new 12 track album, Silence

May 9, 2017

As you know we are avid vinyl lovers and can’t wait to tell you about a newly released vinyl! Virginia producer and recording artist Ki:Theory has had quite a busy Spring and will be headlining Florida’s Harvey Milk Festival on May 13th and features on the recently released official soundtrack for Scarlett Johansson thriller Ghost in the Shell. On May 5th, Ki:Theory released a 12 track album titled Silence. The album brings an eclectic blend of electronic and alternative rock.   Track listing: 1. Used to Like You 2. If You Don’t Care / Fake It 3. Bringing Me Down (ft. Ruelle) 4. Walkin’ After Midnight (ft. Maura Davis) 5. Reaction 6. Surprise Me (ft. Maura Davis) 7. Breaking the Silence 8. Terraform 9. The Way it Was 10. Wave of Mutilation 11. Enjoy the Silence 12. Goner You can pick up the new album by heading over to https://kitheory.com/. Check out the new video for the track, Bringing Me Down (ft. Ruelle):  Make sure to visit the social media sites and stay up to date on [Read More]

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Interview with Joey Jane as he discusses his new band, NEVERFADE

May 9, 2017

We first met Joey Jane when he was playing bass in Vattica. He has since moved on into a new chapter of his music career and we are very excited for him. We would like to share with you our interview with Joey Jane as he discusses his new band. * * * * * * * Hi Joey, Thank you so much for taking the time out to talk with us here at Music Junkie Press! We understand that you have a new band and we would like to find out all about it. We understand it is Neverfade. Can you tell us all about the new band? Yes, thank YOU for taking the time to talk to me. The new band is called “NEVERFADE”. The band is pretty much something I’ve been dreaming up in my head for a lot of years now. finding out who I am personally and expressing that musically. Kind of going against the grain of what mainstream and pop radio deems acceptable at this point in time. A back [Read More]

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THIS FRIDAY: Magic Giant kick off their Summer Tour in San Francisco at Rickshaw Stop

May 9, 2017

This Friday Magic Giant will be kicking off their Summer Tour in San Francisco at The Rickshaw Stop. The LA-based alt-folk trio are set to release their their debut album In The Wild on May 19th. You can head over to iTunes and pre-order it now.  Check out the video for their song, Set On Fire which is off their new album: Pick up tickets for Friday’s show at The Rickshaw Stop here. Check out all the upcoming tour dates and get yourself to a show: Make sure to visit their social media sites and stay up to date on their latest news. Information & Links: Website: http://www.magicgiant.com/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/magicgiant Twitter: https://twitter.com/magicgiant Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/magicgiant/

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Moon Taxi delivers hope with their new single, Two High

May 5, 2017

Nashville’s alt rockers Moon Taxi are delivering hope with their infectiously catchy new single, Two High.  These days so many things around can bring you down and sometimes you just need the right song to lift you up and stay positive. Moon Taxi does just that with their new track. The track was produced by the band’s lead guitarist Spencer Thomson and frontman Trevor Terndrup comments the song, Lyrically, “Two High” is “a song about hope. Hope for understanding, hope for acceptance, and hope for our future. We were inspired by the simple and universal peace sign. It’s a gesture we would like to see more of.” Check out the lyric video for Two High: In support of “Two High,” the quintet have announced forthcoming festival appearances. This month (May 2017) the band will return to perform at the two-day Dylan Fest in Nashville, which Rolling Stone reported last year Moon Taxi “whipping the audience into earsplitting ecstasy and garnering one of the night’s most thunderous ovations,” plus will appear for the second time at Shaky Knees in [Read More]

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Listening to the new track, The Breakup from LANY and can’t wait for their debut album!

May 5, 2017

I am listening to the dreamy synth-pop new track The Breakup from LANY and it has me in high anticipation of their debut album! The song is off their upcoming debut selft titled album which is set to release on June 30th, 2017 via Interscope Records. Take a listen to the track below:   Mark your calendars for May 11th and don’t miss LANY performing their single “ILYSB” on Late Night with Seth Meyers. You can pre-order the album, PRESS HERE or visit http://thisislany.com. With an extensive tour schedule ahead, you will have plenty of chances to catch LANY live! Tour dates listed below: 2017 Tour Dates: May 6                    Indianapolis, IN @ Deluxe May 8                    Cincinnati, OH @ 20th Century Theatre May 9                    Cleveland, OH @ Beachland Ballroom May 10                 Lancaster, PA @ Chameleon Club May 12                 Providence, RI @ Fete Music Hall May 13                 New Haven, CT @ College Street Music Hall May 14                 Baltimore, MD @ Baltimore Soundstage May 16                 Charlottesville, VA @ Jefferson Theater May 17                 Charlotte, NC @ The Underground May 18                 Asheville, [Read More]

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Charming Liars release video for cover of Elton John’s I’m Still Standing

May 2, 2017

  Alternative rockers Charming Liars from Southern California have just released a video for their cover of Elton John’s classic “I’m Still Standing“. They’ll also be donating half of the proceeds from the song to MusiCares®, a charity of The Recording Academy® dedicated to providing a wide range of health and human services programs including emergency financial assistance, addiction recovery resources, and wellness initiatives to members of the music community. This partnership is especially meaningful, since Elton John was honored as the MusiCares Person of the Year in 2000, at its signature fundraising gala held during GRAMMY® Week two nights prior to Annual GRAMMY Awards® Check out the video here: It is an awesome cover that they really brought their own sound to. We will have to add it to our next list of best remakes/covers!  Charming Liars vocalist Kiliyan Maguire comments, “I grew up on Elton John and he has a million great songs, so to pick one was difficult. But we knew we wanted to cover something different, one that not many people [Read More]

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Check out the new video from Day Wave and get hooked on the infectious synth laden track

April 27, 2017

DAY WAVE has just released a new music video for the new synth laden track, Promises. The song is off the upcoming debut album, The Days We Had which is out on May 5th. Check out the video here: You can catch Day Wave out on their North American Tour: North American tour dates:  6/1         Portland, OR                      Mississippi Studios 6/2         Seattle, WA                         Barboza 6/3         Vancouver, BC                    Biltmore 6/5         Calgary, AB                         Hi-Fi Club 6/7         Minneapolis, MN              7th Street Entry 6/8         Chicago, IL                          Lincoln Hall 6/10       Toronto, ON                       Horseshoe Tavern 6/11       Montreal, C                        Le Ritz 6/12       Boston, MA                        Sinclair 6/15       New York, NY   [Read More]