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Vocal Legend ENGELBERT HUMPERDINCK Readies “Reflections” EP (Out Nov. 15th)

Iconic vocalist Engelbert Humperdinck returns with a special tour EP REFLECTIONS which is set for release on November 15, 2019 via OK! Good Records. Featuring fan-favorites from his recent live shows, the EP includes new hits “You”, “Angel on My Shoulder” and a cover of Toby Keith’s “Don’t Let the Old Man In”.

Dave Matthews Band Nominated For 2020 Induction Into Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame

With a career spanning 28 years, Dave Matthews Band is one of the most influential bands in rock history. The group has released nine studio albums and numerous live recordings, selling a collective 38 million CDs and DVDs combined since the 1994 release of its 6x Platinum major label debut, Under the Table and Dreaming. The GRAMMY®-winning band’s many hits include “What Would You Say,” “Crash Into Me,” “Too Much,” “Everyday,” “American Baby,” “Funny The Way It Is,” “Mercy” and “Samurai Cop (Oh Joy Begin).” – Photo Credit: Danny Clinch

Sonny Winnebago releases his infectious debut single ‘Take Me For A Ride’ this week & SWN slot this Saturday!

Sonny Winnebago is the moniker of Welsh-Australian troubadour /musician Harvey Jones, who’s spent the entirety of 2019 living out of his battered suitcase and beloved camper van, all whilst feeding other people’s cats and dogs. His infectious music embodies a ‘melody is king’ approach to pop writing, drawing inspiration from 1970s figures Harry Nilsson & Cat Stevens.

VIDEO: Paul Mosley ft. Jess Morgan ‘Build Your Fire’

Riding high after his ground breaking folk opera ‘The Butcher’ (**** The Quietus, **** R2, ‘Album Of The Year’ Resonance.fm) Mosley’s plans for the follow up faltered when his personal life unexpectedly had to take priority for a year.


Hit song maker and chart-topping Grammy-nominated singer Kenny Lattimore will be the featured entertainment at the Thurgood Marshall College Fund (TMCF) 32nd Anniversary Awards Gala thanks to entertainment partner Honda, USA, Saturday, October 19, 2019, at the historic Washington Marriott Wardman Park Hotel.

Kenny Lattimore is a Washington, DC native whose successful career spans over two decades. With hit songs, “Never Too Busy” and the wedding staple “For You,” Kenny has earned Grammy and Soul Train Award nominations, Top 10 singles, Top 20 R&B albums and an NAACP Image Award for Best New Artist. Kenny Lattimore’s recording legacy includes the critically acclaimed albums, “From The Soul Of Man,” “Timeless” and “Anatomy of a Love Song.” Influenced by his classical, jazz and gospel upbringing, the musical magic from his smooth voice has been heard on iconic movie soundtracks like Love Jones, Best Man and Disney’s, The Lion King II Simba’s Pride.

“Young Taurus & Lance Leo – Life Won’t Change”

“Life Won’t Change” is Young Taurus and Lance Leo’s upbeat, dream-like PSA to haters and fans alike about how despite the fame they may gain, they will never allow it to change who they truly are. At just over three minutes, this track’s message is delivered on top of sparkling synth bells, rattling hi hats, and loud 808s. Peppered with melodic ad libs and harmonies, this song is perfect for turning up on a Friday night, or simply relaxing and reflecting.

Female 3 Piece HELENA ALEKSANDRE’S Join Sliptrick records

The group is led by Helena who was born in Kostroma, Russia. She started playing guitar at 15 and took the next 5 years learning to understand her music and discover the talent to create music in her own style. Helena is joined by vocalist Vera Moore who also writes the text for the songs and Stasy Short who plays classical guitar and is also fond of playing bass guitar and synthesizer.

NECRONOMICON Stream New Album ‘UNUS’ in Full

Canadian blackened death metal horde NECRONOMICON are now premiering their entire new album, ‘UNUS,’ which will be released this Friday, October 18! ‘UNUS’ can be streamed at THIS LOCATION.

Bandits on the Run release new video via Billboard.com

Bandits on the Run have released the new video, “Cowboy on the Run,” via a premiere on Billboard.com. The video was filmed during the recording of their recent EP, Bandits Live at the Power Station, over one night at the famed Power Station studio.

“‘Cowboy on the Run’ is a song about a freshly broken heart. About the loves and future lives that suddenly run out on you, like daylight or water in the desert,” the band says. “Drawing inspiration from the romance of Old Western imagery, Motown harmonies, and even The Beatles, we invite you to forget your current surroundings and imagine yourself in a far off place. Watching your cowboy riding swiftly into the sunset, with just this tune and the tumbleweeds to keep you company.”

Dune Rats Set For November North American Run; Band Announces Signing to Rise Records!

Brisbane, Australia trio Dune Rats is set to headline select shows across the US this Fall, kicking off in Los Angeles at the Satellite on November 5th before hitting San Francisco, Vancouver, Portland, Brooklyn, and Chicago before wrapping up in Toronto the following week.

The North American tour was announced earlier this year alongside a brand-new label partner in the US in Rise Records. 2019 has seen Dune Rats share two new songs – “Rubber Arm” and “No Plans” – alongside two music videos via this new partnership marking the first taste of new music since their breakthrough sophomore record The Kids Will Know It’s Bullshit. The new singles each received high rotation at triple j, spins on BBC Radio 1’s Dan Carter rock show, as well as great international playlisting across all DSPs.