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US group Deftones confirmed for INmusic Zagreb festival

by croatiaweek December 9, 2019 in Entertainment Deftones (Photo: Press / INmusic) ZAGREB, December 9, 2019 – The first issue of next year’s INmusic festival in Zagreb was announced by the organizers on Monday. The American group Deftones, formed in 1988, will perform at INmusic # 15. The group is …

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US band Halocene Reckon ‘The Masked Singer Australia’ nicked their ‘Bad Guy’ cover

The Phoenix-based Halocene Group claims that The Masked Singer Australia ripped off their version of Billie Eilish’s hit “Bad Guy.” The band, which regularly performs alternate arrangements of popular songs on their YouTube channel, released their heavy rock version of the song in April. Kate Ceberano (as ‘The Lion’) covered …

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Great US Funk Rock with a catchy anthem

They had defied the American rock media for years, with their albums sold at a million dollars and their frequent hits on the singles charts. But as of September 29, 1973, no one could deny that Big Funk were really the group of the people. It was all there in …

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McDonald’s All-American Alumni Reunite for Super Size St. Louis Reunion | The music

In 1967, McDonald’s founder Ray Kroc established the McDonald’s All-American High School Band to recognize some of the nation’s most accomplished young instrumentalists. Each year until 1992, 105 high school students—including two from each of the 50 states and the District of Columbia, as well as one from Puerto Rico …

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Mark Farner claimed legal victory with ‘American Band’ | News for Fenton, Linden, Holly MI

Mark and Lesia Farner’s son Jesse died on the evening of July 4, 2018 from complications from a previous injury. Two days later, on July 6, 2018, 70-year-old Mark Farner said he received the lawsuit from his former band, Grand Funk Railroad. “Being in a place of mourning was a …

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Filipino-American band Wander breathe new life into post-rock – Kerrang!

You specifically call yourself a “Pinoy post-rock band”. How important is your common heritage in the music you create together? Christian: We are all second generation Asian Americans. I think it’s a blessing that our people are represented in pop culture; from 88 Rising in hip-hop to Jay Som & …

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An American man with an American band

Former Grand Funk Railroad member performing Saturday at the Montgomery Performing Arts Center; concert connected to Buckmasters Expo 2018 The American group of Mark Farner Mark Farner’s American group performs at the Montgomery Performing Arts Center on Saturday. Montgomery Advertiser Mark Farner has three words for you, Montgomery: “Are you …

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US group One Republic arrives in India in April

The One Republic success story was quite unconventional. The group first drew attention to the social networking site Myspace. They signed their first contract with Columbia Records in 2003, but the two quickly went their separate ways. Hindustan Times, New Delhi | Through HT correspondent POSTED ON MARCH 08, 2018 …

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Rock Hill SC high school student chosen for Army All-American

ROCK HILL Matthew Binford’s band manager says it’s often difficult to get him out of the band room. Now that dedication has paid off. Binford, a trumpeter at South Pointe High School, was named a 2018 U.S. Army All-American. The U.S. Army All-American Marching Band performs annually at halftime during …

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Grand Funk Railroad’s defining statement

Versatile, virtuoso and endowed with a formidable work ethic, renowned arena-rockers Grand Funk Railway quickly gained importance. Formed in Flint, Michigan, by guitarist / vocalist Mark Farner and drummer / co-vocalist Don Brewer, the band’s initial formation was supplemented by ex-? & Mysterians bassist Mel Schacher, and an acclaimed debut …

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An American Band – The Dead Daisies Rock the Planet

After traveling through Europe, Japan, South America and Mexico in recent months, Dead daisies are ready to return to the United States for the next “Dirty Dozen” tour. The group is currently promoting their Live and louder and they’ll hit the road armed with their scintillating cover of “We’re an …

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They are “an American group” | Indianakokomo

KOKOMO – As you may already know, Grand Funk Railroad is an American group. And at 8:30 p.m. Saturday, they’re coming to our town to help us party as they headline the last night of the Haynes-Apperson Festival in Foster Park. “We can’t wait to get there this way,” Don …

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White Reaper Valley Bar Phoenix Jun 28 World’s Best American Band

What makes a band an “American band”? It seems the Grand Funk Railroad poets cracked the code in 1973, when they sang, “We’re an American band / We’re coming to your town / We’ll help you party.” American bands don’t really copyright the party theme. When it comes to debauchery, …

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Asian-American band win legal battle to call themselves The Slants

FACEBOOK/THE SLOPES Asian-American rock band The Slants pose for a photo with the Statue of Liberty in the distance behind them. An Asian-American rock band has won its ongoing legal battle to register its band’s name, The Slants, as a trademark. They were denied the right to register their name …

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Brazilian-American band, ADDED COLOR Discuss new music, biggest inspirations and more!

Brooklyn-based Brazilian/American rock band Added color recently announced its new version, “Psycho.” They kicked off their international/US tour in support of him on May 13. “’Psycho’ marks a very important moment for our band. As a band, it’s the strongest, most united we’ve ever been and musically it solidifies an …

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Is White Reaper “The Best American Band In The World”?

White Reaper, “The Best American Band in the World” There is no greater compliment a group can receive than having people turn on them. The backlash means you are not standing still. Some White Reaper fans seem disturbed by the confident, refined, and extremely radio-ready songs from the Louisville band’s …

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White Reaper: Review of the Best American Band in the World

The cliché “They’re better live” was coined for bands like White Reaper. The records are good, but it’s on stage that the band’s wonderfully scuzzy mix of pop-punk and garage rock goes sky-high. It’s rock’s for rock’s sake, equipped with the cheerfully lewd stage vocabulary of an ’80s hair-metal band: …

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Drive-By Truckers – American Group | Music critic

It all started with the border: In 1931, in Laredo, Texas: Harlon Carter, 17, American, shot and killed Ramón Casiano, 15, Mexican. A murder conviction was overturned by the Texas Court of Appeals and Harlon Carter lived another 60 years, set 44 sniping records in the United States, served on …

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American Group of Drive-By Truckers | Exclaim!

Posted 05 October 2016 ten As Joe Strummer once proclaimed, “This is a public service announcement with guitars. “ A politically charged collection of songs from one of America’s most rewarding bands would be welcome every year, but Drive-By Truckers’ American group is all the more valuable at this difficult …

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‘American Group’, Drive-By Truckers: NPR

Music critic Tom Moon reviews the latest release from Southern rock band Drive-By Truckers. AUDIE CORNISH, HOST: Rock band Drive-By Truckers have been making music for 20 years now, and for most of that time the band, originally from Athens, Georgia, has explored a sense of Southern identity. This happened …

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Drive-By Truckers: review of the American group

Many YouTube commentators on the Drive-By Truckers’ lyric video for “What It Means” seem offended by the overt politics of the song, which comes from the band’s new album. With references to Trayvon Martin, Michael Brown, and other young black men killed largely because they were young black men, the …

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Review: Drive-By Truckers, ‘American Band’

Drive-By Truckers has picked a good time to deliver one of their sharpest assessments yet of what co-frontman Patterson Hood once called “The Southern Thing.” American group is a Southern liberal’s attempt to perplex the emulsified alienation and resentment of the white working class that has been repeatedly cited as …

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This Asian-American indie band could determine the fate of the “Redskins”

WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court is considering a First Amendment clash over the government’s refusal to register offensive trademarks, a case that could help the Washington Redskins in their legal fight for the team name. The judges agreed Thursday to hear a dispute involving an Asian-American rock band called the …

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>>> Album of the week: American band Drive-By Truckers

Patterson Hood of Drive-By Truckers wrote What It Means, one of American Band’s most powerful songs, while gripped by the senseless murders of Michael Brown and Trayvon Martin. It’s airy and introspective, but grounded in rage, frustration and poignant lyrics: “I mean Barack Obama won and you can choose where …

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Drive-By Truckers, ‘American Band’: NPR

Note: NPR’s First Listen audio stops after the album is released. However, you can still listen with the Spotify playlist at the bottom of the page. Truckers in car, American group. Courtesy of the artist hide caption toggle legend Courtesy of the artist Drive-By Truckers has always been a political …

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Download Central: A Native American Group and some Blo

You probably haven’t heard of the brothers Pat and Lolly Vasquez-Vegas. I wouldn’t have had either if I hadn’t ended up listening New Orleans Witch Queen, a song that references the legendary voodoo culture of New Orleans. And that’s how I discovered Pat’s (bass and vocals) and Lolly (guitar and …

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Drive-By Truckers Announce “American Band” Album

The Drive-By Truckers have announced the release of their 11th studio album this fall. American group is slated for a September 30 release, via ATO Records. Fans still have a few months to wait American group, but in the meantime, they can hear the project’s first single, “Surrender Under Protest”; …

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Drive-By Truckers Announce New Album, American Band

Truckers driving announced the details of their new album, American group. It will be released by ATO Records on September 30. It comes in a busy year for the band, which is celebrating its 20th anniversary and embarking on the 2016 Darkened Flags tour across America, starting in August. The …

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Drive-By Truckers Reveals Details Of New American Band Album, Shares First Single “Surrender Under Protest”

Photo by Danny Clinch Just in time for the band’s 20th anniversary, Drive-By Truckers announced American group, their eleventh studio album. The South Georgia-by-way-of-Alabama rockers will release the 11-song collection via ATO on September 30. Ahead of the album, the band shared “Surrender Under Protest,” a new track from the …

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Attacks of Paris: the American group Eagles of Death Metal plays

EAgles of Death Metal, an American rock band, were playing at the Bataclan in Paris on Friday night when a deadly attack took place, killing at least 128 people. Gunmen opened fire, taking around 100 hostages during the performance as explosives were detonated at France’s Stade de France national stadium, …

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President Obama calls the Grateful Dead ‘iconic American band’ in moving tribute | Billboard – Billboard

American celebrated its 239and birthday yesterday. In Chicago, another American institution reached a milestone, as the Grateful Dead turned 50 and played their second-to-last gig as a group. The occasion drew many tributes. A record number of people turned out at Soldier Field. New York’s Empire State Building rocked the …

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Alabama Shakes could be America’s next big group

It’s always fun here: who’s the greatest American rock band of all time? You have your Beach Boys, your Eagles, your REMs, your Nirvanas. The Grateful Dead and the band have their backers. Some progressive thinkers might reject the E Street Band or the Heartbreakers. At the heart of the …

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Mike Porcaro: Innovative bassist whose abilities helped make American band Toto one of the giants of soft rock | The Independent

A skilled player and seasoned session musician who pioneered the use of the five-string bass guitar in pop, Mike Porcaro proved a natural fit when he joined American soft rock band Toto in 1982. replacing outgoing founding member David Hungate. The sextet, which also includes Mike’s older brother, drummer Jeff …

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Portland, Oregon-based Asian-American group The Slants takes trademark fight to federal court

Portland, Oregon-based Asian-American rock band dubbed “Chinatown dance-rock,” The Slants are taking their trademark battle to federal court. Composed of Simon Young (bass), Tyler Chen (drums), Will Moore (lead guitar), Thai Dao (guitar/keyboards) and Ken Shima (vocals), the quintet tried for years to trademark “The Slants”. , but was rejected …

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RN&R • American group

Around the table: Dusty Miles, Eric Peterson, Katie Schadegg and Chris “Rock’n” Rodgers from Dusty Miles and the Cryin’ Shame. Photo/Eric Marques Every band hates describing their own genre. Musicians perceive nuance in their own work to a degree that, for them, ruins genre descriptors in broad strokes, which inevitably …

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Songs like “We’re an American Band” and “Cocaine” cost the Crocodile Rock club $100,000

Playing songs such as “We’re an American Band”, “Cocaine”, and “Have You Ever Seen the Rain” cost the Allentown music club Crocodile Rock Cafe and its owner more than $100,000. Broadcast Music Inc. and four copyright owners of five songs sued the club’s company and owner Joe Clark for copyright …

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Iranian-American group The Yellow Dogs leaves Tehran for Brooklyn and greater freedom

In the clip for the song “Dance Floor” by the Yellow Dogs, ?? three women walk, run and dance across New York City. They party on the great stone lions outside the main public library, wheel through Times Square, and hang themselves upside down in a subway car. They laugh …

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