Category Archives: Music News

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NON-COMMvention 2017 Preview

WXPN NON-COMMvention

This week, more than 28 bands will descend upon the City of Brotherly Love bringing compelling music with them. They will discuss the current state of the record industry or music industry or digital revolution or whatever you call it depending upon the decade you were born in. Topics like “The Role of Big Record Labels” and “Music Metrics that Matter” will be on the agenda. But mostly they will bring Music with them. They are there to rock and to rock for the sake of the Music.

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SOTD: New Goo Goo Dolls

Goo Goo Dolls – Use Me

John Rzeznik and friends are back with a brand new EP and we’ve got a tasty selection from the new album for your listening pleasure. “Use Me” is the second track on the new 5 song EP You Should Be Happy, a Warner Bros release.

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Fall Out Boy Releases “Young And Menace”

Fall Out Boy Released New Single “Young And Menace”

Oops, they did it again.

After all of the hype, and ambiguous mentions of “April 27th” on Fall Out Boy’s Instagram account, the newest thing is finally here.

And it’s totally different from anything Fall Out Boy has done before.

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FMF Day 2 Photos

FMF Day 2 Photos – One Day Left!

Another Florida Music Festival is heading into its last day, and thus far, the diverse musical offerings have not disappointed. We’ve got a quick photo recap highlighting some of our earl favorites, but there’s plenty of music left.  Get out to Downtown Orlando tonight and support the Florida music scene, and check out fifty plus sets of free music from uber-talented Sunshine State artists.

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Earthday Birthday Set Times, Features and More

As if you didn’t know, Earthday Birthday 24, presented by WJRR, Orlando’s rock station, is this Saturday. WJRR has just released the set times for all of the acts on this year’s stacked lineup, except for the acoustic stage, which will be featuring prominent local acts like Soulswitch and Dark Summer.

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Welcome To Rockville Set Times

2017 Welcome To Rockville Set Times Announced

Set times for Welcome To Rockville have been made public, and the set-up and scheduling this year, are just about perfect.  This year’s event will unfold over three stages, packed with blistering rock ‘n roll on Saturday and Sunday, April 29th and 30th.

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Rubbing Elbows with One of My Favorites

Meeting Mike Peters at Vans Warped Tour Event

The Vans Warped Tour is a young person’s event. Me? I’m not a young person, not by any stretch of the imagination. But I’m young at heart, and unlike many of my contemporaries, I love new rock music just as much as I love the 80s rock I was educated on.  This appreciation for all things rock, enabled me to experience a priceless moment with one of my heroes amidst a room packed with college students.

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