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Sound Tracking: Benjamin Schoos’s ‘China Man Versus China Girl’

Sound Tracking: Benjamin Schoos’s ‘China Man Versus China Girl’

You know when you are walking along and you think, “Mon Dieu! If only I could have a French soundtrack to my life?” Well, Benjamin Schoos’s album, China Man Verses China Girl, is exactly that. It is the French soundtrack to your life that you never had. And, now you do.

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October 9th, 2012

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Amon Tobin’s ISAM Gets Interstellar On Miami

Amon Tobin’s ISAM Gets Interstellar On Miami

After a long awaited stretch, Miamians were finally treated to the anticipated debut of Amon Tobin’s ISAM spectacular on Saturday, September 22, 2012 at Fillmore Miami Beach. The marriage of audio-visual glory was supported with hoots, hollers and high-pitched whistles ...

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September 28th, 2012

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The Funktastic Return of Addison Groove Project

The Funktastic Return of Addison Groove Project

On March 3, 2007, Boston’s own beloved jazz-funk-jam band, Addison Groove Project, played their last foreseeable show ever at the Paradise Rock Club in Allston, MA. And after being left in a funkless funk for almost five years, fans were more than jazzed up with the ...

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September 27th, 2012

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Bear Creek: Florida’s ‘Jazz Fest’ In The Woods

Each fall, Floridians and funk fiends from around the country bookmark their favorite escape into the woods. Bear Creek Music & Arts Festival, which is slated to take over Spirit of the Suwannee Music Park in Live Oak, Florida, returns November 8 through 11, 2012, and ...

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September 27th, 2012

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One Lucky Melodysiac Will Win A Free Ticket To Catskill Chill

One Lucky Melodysiac Will Win A Free Ticket To Catskill Chill

We’re calling Catskill Chill the official end-of-summer bash. So, festies looking for one last hurrah before returning to work, school or wherever you consider the real world to be can have one more chance to get down at this scenic, laid-back fest in the Catskill Mountains.

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August 30th, 2012

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Catskill Chill Invites Campers Back For Round 3

Catskill Chill Invites Campers Back For Round 3

Entering its third installation, Catskill Chill, a three-day music fest experience that takes place at an actual sleepaway camp called Camp Minglewood, prepares for its return to the Catskill Mountains. Gearing up for medley of jam, livetronica and even some electro sets, ...

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August 29th, 2012

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Bella Terra: The Beautiful Land Of Music

Bella Terra: The Beautiful Land Of Music

Making its third annual run August 16 through19, 2012, Bella Terra achieved winning status among the smaller scale festivals of the summer. Held at Gardner’s Farm in Stephentown, NY, the fest was tucked in between upstate New York and the Berkshires of western Massachusetts ...

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August 23rd, 2012

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CounterPoint Gears Up For Booming Atlanta Debut

CounterPoint Gears Up For Booming Atlanta Debut

The 2012 music festival season has made the world’s favorite inescapable pastime more popular than ever before. As this go-around begins to slow down, there’s one more festival pouncing onto the scene, ready to make some memorable noise. Introducing CounterPoint, an ...

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August 21st, 2012

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Catalpa NYC: Pouring Rains & Growing Pains

Catalpa NYC: Pouring Rains & Growing Pains

With the growing success of Governors Ball and Electric Zoo, it is only natural that a new contender would enter the New York festival mix. Say hello to Catalpa NYC, a two-day music festival that had its very first run on Randall’s Island this past weekend. Melodysiac was on

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August 7th, 2012

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Aesop Rock: Hail Mary Mallon Flows Through Boston

Aesop Rock: Hail Mary Mallon Flows Through Boston

Part of the original Def Jux label, Aesop Rock was setting up flares along the underground alt-hip-hop highway before some of the huddled hipsters laced in Boston’s Paradise Rock Club were even born. And, with his first solo release in five years fresh under his belt, as ...

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August 6th, 2012

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