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Music Festivals for November 2019

11.2.19 From new album releases to music festivals…Just fourteen festivals to look over for November, courtesy of Music Festival Wizard. THE FEST 2019 GAINSVILLE, FLNOVEMBER 1-3, 2019 / BOOK TICKETS     POSTY FEST 2019 ARLINGTON, TXNOVEMBER 2, 2019 / BOOK TICKETS HARD DAY OF THE DEAD 2019 LOS ANGELES, CANOVEMBER 2, 2019 / BOOK TICKETS LEVITATION 2019 AUSTIN, TXNOVEMBER 7-10, 2019 / BOOK TICKETS ELECTRIC DAISY CARNIVAL ORLANDO 2019 ORLANDO, FLNOVEMBER 8-10, 2019 / BOOK TICKETS TROPICALIA FEST 2019 LOS ANGELES, CANOVEMBER 9-10, 2019 / BOOK TICKETS ASTROWORLD 2019 HOUSTON, TXNOVEMBER 9, 2019 / BOOK TICKETS  CAMP FLOG GNAW CARNIVAL 2019 LOS ANGELES, CANOVEMBER 9-10, 2019 / BOOK TICKETS       ADULT SWIM FESTIVAL 2019 LOS ANGELES, CANOVEMBER 15-16, 2019 / BOOK TICKETS       EAUX CLAIRES HIVER 2019 EAU CLAIRE, WINOVEMBER 21-24, 2019 / BOOK TICKETS       TIME WARP US 2019 NEW YORK CITY, NYNOVEMBER 22-23, 2019 / BOOK TICKETS       WONDERFRONT FESTIVAL 2019 SAN DIEGO, CANOVEMBER 22-24, 2019 / BOOK TICKETS       DREAMSTATE SOCAL 2019 SAN BERNADINO, CANOVEMBER 22-23, 2019 / BOOK TICKETS       RIPTIDE …

New Music / November 2019

11.2.19 Hey there! It’s time to see who is releasing new music for November, courtesy of Metacritic… Credit source: Metacritic 1 NOVEMBER 2019 A Winged Victory for the Sullen The Undivided Five   Cold War Kids New Age Norms 1   Counterparts Nothing Left To Love   CUP Spinning Creature [Wilco’s Nels Cline & Cibo Matto’s Yuka Honda] Fenella Fehérlófia [Jane Weaver project] Gang Starr One Of The Best Yet   Highly Suspect MCID   Hootie and the Blowfish Imperfect Circle   Jeff Goldblum I Shouldn’t Be Telling You This [Duets album] Jeff Lynne’s ELO From Out Of Nowhere   Leif Vollebekk New Ways   Michael Kiwanuka KIWANUKA   Miranda Lambert Wildcard   Stray From The Path Internal Atomics   Vetiver Up On High   8 NOVEMBER 2019 Clams Casino Moon Trip Radio   Girl Ray Girl   Je Suis France Back To The Basics Of Love   Kele 2042   Land Of Kush Sand Enigma   Luke Combs What You See Is What You Get   Moor Mother Analog Fluids Of Sonic Black Holes …

Shadow Spotlight Week…Micheal Jackson’s ‘Thriller’

10.23.19 Hello again…This week Shadow Spotlight is featuring all things horror, all things scary, all things giving you the chills! Today I have Michael Jackson’ Thriller’. Who doesn’t remember this video? It’s been ten years since he passed away, but the legacy in his music continues. For those of us, this brings back memories and for those just seeing this video for the first time, well I hope you like it. Enjoy the rest of your Hump Day or Evening Wednesday, be blessed! Featured image: YouTube Advertisements

Weeknd Updates: Upcoming Music Workshops…

10.13.19 Hello…usually I will post weekend updates on a Saturday, but I decided to do it on a Sunday. Got two upcoming music workshops courtesy of the International Directory of Music Workshops & Services.  Credit source: International Directory of Music Workshops & Services The Community Music School of Atlanta Dates: January-May 2019Location: Atlanta, GA, USA Discover the world of music, even if you’ve never played an instrument before. The Community Music School of Atlanta offers a range of engaging and upbeat stringed instrument classes for music exploration that are geared for all levels, from novice to advanced. Group instruction provides a fun, safe and interactive learning environment. Adults and Students Grades 8-12 welcome. Discover yourself and your inner sense of music through The Community Music School of Atlanta! Video Link: https://vimeo.com/189033846/bdd2e4b891More info: https://lyraquartet.wixsite.com/communitymusicschool           Maplewood Chamber Music Workshop Dates: Fall ’19: Oct 5 & 26, Nov 16, Dec 7Location: Maplewood, New Jersey, USA Renowned mostly adult chamber music workshop for more than 25 years.Striling Strings has been renamed Maplewood Chamber Music Workshop. The …

Music Festival / October 2019

10.2.19 Music festivals for this month courtesy of Music Festival Wizard. Credit source: Music Festival Wizard AUSTIN CITY LIMITS 2019 AUSTIN, TXOCTOBER 4-13, 2019 / BOOK TICKETS         HARDLY STRICTLY BLUEGRASS 2019 SAN FRANCISCO, CAOCTOBER 4-6, 2019         DIRTYBIRD CAMPOUT 2019 WATERFORD, CAOCTOBER 4-6, 2019 / BOOK TICKETS         BREAKAWAY FESTIVAL NORTH CAROLINA 2019 CHARLOTTE, NCOCTOBER 4-5, 2019 / BOOK TICKETS         A3C HIP HOP FESTIVAL 2019 ATLANTA, GAOCTOBER 8-13, 2019         JOSHUA TREE FESTIVAL FALL 2019 JOSHUA TREE, CAOCTOBER 10-13, 2019 / BOOK TICKETS         HILLBERRY 2019 EUREKA SPRINGS, AROCTOBER 10-13, 2019         DESERT DAZE 2019 RIVERSIDE, CAOCTOBER 10-13, 2019 / BOOK TICKETS         EXIT 111 FESTIVAL 2019 MANCHESTER, TNOCTOBER 11-13, 2019 / BOOK TICKETS         AFTERSHOCK FESTIVAL 2019 SACRAMENTO, CAOCTOBER 11-13, 2019 / BOOK TICKETS         BREAKAWAY FESTIVAL NASHVILLE 2019 NASHVILLE, TNOCTOBER 11-12, 2019 / BOOK TICKETS         SECRET PROJECT FESTIVAL 2019 LOS ANGLES, CAOCTOBER 12-13, 2019 / BOOK …

New Music / October 2019

10.1.19 New music releases from these artists, courtesy of Metacritic. Credit source: Metacritic 4 OCTOBER 2019 Alexa Rose Medicine For Living   Angel Olsen All Mirrors   Blood Orange Angel’s Pulse [CD release] Boris LφVE & EVφL   DaBaby KIRK   Danny Brown uknowhatimsayin¿   DIIV Deceiver   Gatecreeper Deserted   Kelsey Waldon White Noise/White Lines   Lightning Dust Spectre   Mika My Name Is Michael Holbrook   North Mississippi Allstars Up And Rolling   Skydiggers Let’s Get Friendship Right   The Menzingers Hello Exile   Wilco Ode To Joy   ​City and Colour A Pill For Loneliness   ​Kacy & Clayton Carrying On   11 OCTOBER 2019 808 State Transmission Suite   Allah Las LAHS   Babymetal Metal Galaxy   Big Thief Two Hands   Blood Orange Fields [Classical music album] Blue Hawaii Open Reduction Internal Fixation   Common Holly When I say to you Black Lightning   Devon Welsh True Love   Elbow Giants Of All Sizes   Grade 2 Graveyard Island   Kim Gordon No Home Record   Lacuna Coil Black Anima …

Music Festival / September 2019

9.4.19 It’s that time again! Which festivals are coming this month? Music Festival Wizard knows… Credit Source: Music Festival Wizard DANCEFESTOPIA 2019 KANSAS CITY, MOSEPTEMBER 5-8, 2019 / BOOK TICKETS         HOPSCOTCH FESTIVAL 2019 RALEIGH, NCSEPTEMBER 5-7, 2019       ONE MUSICFEST 2019 ATLANTA, GASEPTEMBER 7-8, 2019       MOON RIVER FESTIVAL 2019 CHATTANOOGA, TN SEPTEMBER 7-8, 2019 / BOOK TICKETS         AMERICANAFEST 2019 NASHVILLE, TNSEPTEMBER 10-15, 2019         TELLURIDE BLUES AND BREWS 2019 TELLURIDE, COSEPTEMBER 13-15, 2019 / BOOK TICKETS       RIOT FEST CHICAGO 2019 CHICAGO, ILSEPTEMBER 13-15, 2019 / BOOK TICKETS         KAABOO 2019 SAN DIEGO, CASEPTEMBER 13-15, 2019         NOCTURNAL WONDERLAND 2019 SAN BERNARDINO, CASEPTEMBER 14-15, 2019           HOMETOWN RISING 2019 LOUISVILLE, KYSEPTEMBER 14-15, 2019           MUSIC MIDTOWN 2019 ATLANTA, GASEPTEMBER 14-15, 2019       GRAND POINT NORTH 2019 BURLINGTON, VTSEPTEMBER 14-15, 2019           LIFE IS BEAUTIFUL FESTIVAL 2019 LAS VEGAS, NVSEPTEMBER 20-22, 2019   …

New Music / September 2019

9.4.19 Hello everyone…What does Iggy Pop, Blink 182, and Paula Cole have in common? New album releases.  Thanks to Billboard we can see who’s coming with new music for September… Credit source: Billboard September 2 Abraham Alexander, Abraham Alexander EP   September 6 Adam Green, Engine of Paradise Bat for Lashes, Lost Girls Del Barber, Easy Keeper Domink Eulberg, Mannigfaltig  Frankie Cosmos, Close It Quietly Golden Dawn Arkestra, Darkness Falls on the Edge of Time   Iggy Pop, Free Lower Dens, The Competition Mahalia, Love & Compromise Pearla, Quilting & Other Activities EP Scoville Unit, Scoville Unit Secret Shame, Dark Synthetics Sis, Gas Station Roses Sleeping With Sirens, How It Feels To Be Lost sloan:sonna, All the Right Statements Squid, Town Centre EP  Stolen Jars, A Reminder Tinariwen, Amadjar Various Artists, Alefa Madagascar: Salegy, Soukous & Soul from the Red Island 1974-1984     September 13 Alex Cameron, Miami Memory Big Cheese, Wild to Be Born Blood Cultures, Oh Uncertainty! A Universe Despairs Brett Young, The Acoustic Sessions Charli XCX, Charli Chelsea Wolfe, Birth of Violence Devendra Banhart, Ma Dori Freeman, Every Single Star Goo Goo Dolls, Miracle Pill Jenny Hval, The Practice of Love Jeremy Ivey, The Dream and the Dreamer KXM, Circle of Dolls Love Fame Tragedy, I Don’t Want To …