Category Archives: Music News

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Rarasfarm – Post 1,000!

…So, thanks for stopping by, as we try to grow into a worthwhile Rock and Roll forum.

With that quick quote, I wrapped up my first post on this new site six years ago.  Did I manage to start something worthwhile for rock music fans all those years ago?  That’s debatable, but damn, these first 1,000 posts have been entertaining… for me, at least…

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I Prevail News + New “Lifelines” Video

I Prevail Release New “Lifelines” Video +++

This afternoon, Detroit’ I Prevail released their thunderous new video for “Lifelines,” the title track of their recent release. In concurrence with the video release, they are offering a limited time deal on their new album on iTunes for $7.99.  You can purchase the album here.

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Hello Hello – It’s U2 3D in Orlando

Orlando Science Center Offers Immersive U2 3D Experience

A week ago I was at Croke Park in Dublin to catch U2 as they delivered a scorching set on their 30th Anniversary Joshua Tree Tour.  The show was excellent, but you can never get enough live U2, right?  As I caught up on my email, I was excited to see that the Orlando Science Center was offering a special screening of U2 3D for the next few weekends.  Perfect timing.

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SOTD: The Other Side – Alter Bridge Live

Some of us here at Rarasfarm feel that Alter Bridge is one of the best live rock bands on the planet.  Here’s some more proof.  This live version of “The Other Side” was shot at the band’s legendary show at London’s O2 Arena and their set at Download Festival.

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Billie Joe Armstrong Issues Statement


This is directly from Green Day’s press release about the tragedy last night.

Last night at the Mad Cool festival in Spain there was a horrific accident. An acrobat by the name of Pedro was killed during his performance before Green Day played our show.

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Mumford & Sons Florida Tour

Mumford & Sons Announce Tour Stops in Orlando, Tampa and Miami

For the first time in four years, Floridians have a chance to catch Mumford & Sons in The Sunshine State.  The acclaimed alt-rockers have just announced a mini tour through the state with shows in Orlando, Tampa and Miami.

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SOTD: Fastball is Back!

Fastball – I Will Never Let You Down

The band that brought us the alt-punk treasure “The Way,” is back with another certifiable bop.  Though a little less edgy and a little more sentimental, “I Will Never Let You Down” features a catchy hook that is classic Fastball.

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