Music News Recap: Newbies from the Oldies

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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The Raveonettes

Give The Raveonettes a piece of your mind.  The duo is looking for input from fans as they work to create their follow-up to 2008’s Lust Lust Lust album.  Click here to find out how you can hear their in-progress demos and let the band know what you think.

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Monday Concert Connection: Turning Up The Heat

Well kids, summer’s finally here and we’re got some great shows coming up to help you unwind and start enjoying those long, hot nights that are coming our way.  In addition to previewing the island flavor of Sly and Robbie‘s can’t-miss reggae gig at the Barrymore, we’re also giving away tickets to shows from Sarah Borges and the Broken Singles, John Eddie, and Blind Pilot.  Read on to find out how you can win.

Sarah Borges and the Broken Singles

Sarah Borges and the Broken Singles

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Artists You Should Know: Sly & Robbie (+ Ticket Giveaway)

Sly and Robbie

It has been said that the musical partnership of Kingston natives Sly Dunbar and Robbie Shakespeare “re-etched the very landscape of not just Jamaican music, but the entire world’s.”  That’s a heavy claim to make, but it’s certainly no overstatement.  It’s estimated that they have played or produced over 200,000 tracks!  We’re so fortunate to have this touring pair make a stop in Madison on June 10th.  Read on to find out more about their impressive ongoing legacy and find out how you can win a pair of tickets to the show!

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