Daytrotter Releases Little Legend Session

Little Legend

Madison’s Little Legend (featuring True Endeavors’ Joe Copeland) recently recorded a session for the lovely folks over at Daytrotter.  Take a listen here.

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Related Content: Now Streaming: Little Legend’s Debut EP

Now Streaming: Little Legend’s Debut EP

Little Legend

“These guys bring it, and they do it in a monstrously grotesque blend of styles.  It’s as though a gang of 50’s greasers crashed into a 90’s grunge band on the side of a lonely road.” –Dan Walkner, Dane101

The debut self-titled EP from Madison’s own Little Legend (featuring True Endeavors’ Joe Copeland) is now streaming here, prior to its April 24 release. The band have been getting rave reviews all over the indie circuit, including blogs like You Ain’t No Picasso, and My Old Kentucky Blog,

If you like what you hear, be sure to pre-order a copy of the album, and sign up for their “rock it” pack.  Head on over to the band’s site now to grab a free MP3 download of the single, “Saints.”

Congrats, guys!

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Related Content:  Little Legend To Open Heartless Bastards’ Saturday Night Show With Local Flavor

The Nod Are Turning Japanese


Madison’s pop-friendly indie rock trio The Nod have just released their new single, “Night Sky After The Rain” in Japanese.  Check out the very ambitious local boys (including our own contributing writer, Brett Newski) in action!

Hmmm…an international tour seems like the next logical step….

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Free MP3 Downloads & A New Vid From Sleeping In The Aviary

Minneapolis-by-way-of-Madison indie outfit Sleeping In The Aviary is currently chipping away at a month-and-a-half-long national tour, taking them everywhere from San Francisco, to Wichita, to New Orleans and beyond.  We’re so excited to see success come their way, and wanted to share the band’s brand new music video for “Y.M.C.A. (No Not That One)” with our readers (above), as well as a few MP3 downloads to keep your iPods on their toes. Enjoy!

FREE MP3 DOWNLOAD: Sleeping In The Aviary – “Y.M.C.A. (No Not That One)”

FREE MP3 DOWNLOAD: Sleeping In The Aviary – “You Don’t Have To Drive”

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Top 10 True Endeavors Blog MP3 Downloads Of 2010

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Our blog readers snagged a ton of free downloads over the last year.  The following tracks were the 10 most ravenously gobbled up MP3s that we offered.   Take a look to see if you missed any of them the first time around.  Enjoy!

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It Was A Very Good Year: Tag Looks Back On 2010

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It’s that time of year again. Shopping stress and the anticipation of holiday family drama crowd out the mental space for those “Best of” lists, not to mention the quiet time needed to reflect on the lessons of the past year and the hopes for the year to come. But I’m not bah-humbugging it. I even found myself recently at Hilldale Mall, humming along to the Christmas carols!

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It Was A Very Good Year: Justin’s Favorite Albums of 2010

Justin Kibbel is the man behind those snazzy True Endeavors newsletters that periodically pop into your inbox with ticket contests, music news, free MP3s and more.  He’s always on the lookout for new tunes to fill his ears with sweet, sweet music, and wanted to share his favorite finds of the year with our blog readers.

Read on to check out his favorite albums of 2010 and grab a few free MP3 downloads…

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