This past Tuesday I caught the premiere screening of a new short film by Palladium Boots featuring Pharrell called Tokyo Rising at NYC’s Hiro Ballroom. ? The 30-minute film follows key members of Tokyo’s young creative class in the months following the 3/11 earthquake/tsunami/nuclear disaster as they react to the heightened sense of reality surrounding the dangers of nuclear power combined with living in an earthquake zone surrounded by water. ? It’s an empowering perspective on the ability of the young artist and activist community’s ability to create awareness and change, not only in Japan but everywhere.
Filed under: Concert News , Country News Getty Images for ACM Continuing their incredible run, the Band Perry have sold out all 2,300 tickets to their first headlining show at the historic Ryman Auditorium in Nashville, Tenn. And they did it in just 20 minutes. The sibling trio, who just wrapped up a supporting tour with Tim McGraw and have upcoming dates with Keith Urban and Reba McEntire , will be playing their first headlining concert on February 20, 2012, as part of their 75-date Purveyors of Performance Tour , which launched on August 15.
Filed under: Country News , Tour Spotlight Jason Merritt, Getty Images While still wrapping up a handful of dates with Tim McGraw , the Band Perry have announced the dates of their first headlining tour, which kicks off August 15 and extends well into 2012. The sibling trio's 75-date trek, dubbed the Purveyors of Performance Tour, includes headlining shows, as well as support dates with Keith Urban and Reba McEntire , and soon-to-be-announced dates with "one of country music's major touring forces," according to a statement released by the band. "It has always been our dream to play country music," the band explains.
3 man Miami based production team and purveyors of dope, Mr. Familiar , just dropped a 9 track EP entitled, FamiliarButNew .
Purveyors of heavy fonk, Georgia Ann Muldrow and Dudley Perkins have released a compilation of music on their brand new imprint SomeOthaship called, naturally, SomeOthaship Connect 2011 . It features guest artists like Madlib ,? Aloe Blacc and Prince P o alongside SomeOthaship signees like RifRaff McGriff and Kadence — not to mention the captains of the othaship themselves.? Get the full story at Fresh Selects and download the whole thing at SomeOthaship .
Rap’s conscience and foremost purveyors of hard-won grown man advice Atmosphere passed through the studios of the Current and put down this bittersweet live rendition of “Last One To Say.” Forget about selling records, some government agency should give these cats a million dollars and a contract to record every PSA ever. I bet America would drop all its bad habits in like a year, tops. Now excuse me while I go hug my son
Filed under: News Nuclear Blast Oakland, Calif.-based extreme metal purveyors All Shall Perish have just announced 'This Is Where It Ends' as the title of their upcoming fourth full-length opus. 'This Is Where It Ends' is the follow up to 2008's 'Awaken the Dreamers,' and will be on sale on July 26th.