Music News Recap: New Tours and Tunes

What’s been going on in the world of music lately? Read on to get the scoop on your favorite artists, and start some discussion about current music-related events!

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manic street preachers

BIG news for Manic Street Preachers fans:  The band has announced a long-awaited fall tour of North America.  (Check out our review of their latest album here.)

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Media Roundup: New Tunes for the Weekend!

What’s been going on in the world of music lately? Read on to get the scoop on your favorite artists, and start some discussion about current music-related events!

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There are several fantastic new posts over at the I Am Fuel, You Are Friends blog including an interview with Blitzen Trapper, new music from Conor Oberst and a live set from Blind Pilot, who will be in Madison June 16th.

Blind Pilot

Blind Pilot

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Hunter S. Thompson once said “The music business is a cruel and shallow money trench, a long plastic hallway where thieves and pimps run free, and good men die like dogs. There’s also a negative side.”  Is there ever.  Read more about “Crime and Corruption in the Music Business.”

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