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Eric Clapton Announces Spring U.S. Tour

Legendary blues-rock guitarist will take his act stateside in early 2013

 

Eric Clapton has announced a major U.S. tour that will kick off in March and culminate in a two-night stand at Madison Square Garden in New York City.

 

The iconic former Cream and Yardbirds guitarist will open the tour on March 14 with a performance at the U.S. Airways Center in Read More

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Wyldlife

It’s hard not to like a band whose bio claims they were “raised by alcoholic wolves” and who cite The Saints, The MC5, Iggy Pop and cheap beer as influences. Wyldlife is an old school punk/power pop combo started by four likely lads who were then attending Purchase College. Since moving on from school Wyldlife has relocated to the Read More

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Futurist

Being a band of bearded, longhaired hipsters with a retro influenced sound is nothing new at this point. If you’re from New York City, it’s become almost a cliché. Unless you are Futurist that is. The Brooklyn five-piece describes themselves as “indie art rock,” which might make you wince were it not for the band’s instantly likeable alt-folk rock sound. Futurist have been making some waves on the Read More

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The Rascals to Reunite at the The Capitol Theatre in Port Chester, New York, December 13th, 14th,15th, 2012

THE RASCALS TO REUNITE – Steven Van Zandt’s exciting project to reunite the original members of Rascals,  is called  ”Once Upon a Dream,” and is on Kickstarter where he is reaching out to fans to raise capital to make this incredible reunion show a reality–Check out the cool description and video below –For more details, including how you can participate, visit www.kickstarter.com

And now the day fans and Rock historians thought they’d never see has come…The Rascals will reunite for their first public performances in over 40 yearsRead More

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Jack White: Two Nights In September At Radio City Music Hall

Two Nights In September At Radio City Music Hall with Jackie White OR How I Spent Two And A Quarter Hours Of My Life

Written by Iman Lababedi from rocknyc Tuesday, 02 October 2012

(Note: the above video of The Strokes preforming ‘New York City Cops’ featuring Jack White is obviously NOT from the Radio City show reviewed below, but we wanted to include it anyway, because it highlights Jack’s awesome guitar work!)

 

It was Sunday morning and I was halfway thru writing my review of

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These Curious Thoughts

With the success of the Black Keys having opened up new territory for unlikely rock duos, the stage would appear set for a band like These Curious Thoughts, a two-piece indie rock outfit consisting of Sean Dunlop and Jamie Radford. This unlikely duo is perhaps even more unlikely considering they originally met as pen pals and now collaborate with each other from different continents (Dunlop is in the USA and Radford in the UK). In contrast… Read More

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