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Would you see a show that had a dress code?

Posted by on November 21, 2013

Earlier this week, some corners of the internet were up in arms by a request made by Canadian indie-rock band Arcade Fire. With the band’s tour in support of their chart-topping album Reflektor kicking off on March 6 of next year, visitors to Ticketmaster will find a request by the band. “NIGHT OF SHOW: Please wear […]

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Does The Power Of NPR Apply To Metal As Well? You Bet!

Posted by on January 13, 2011

In a recent article, The Hollywood Reporter pointed out how during a time when the music industry is struggling to sell music, National Public Radio (NPR) has become its secret tool in boosting sales. With an audience of 34 million (according to Arbiton) and a devoted online following, NPR has helped a majority of indie […]

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More Year-End Unlikely Metalheads

Posted by on December 15, 2009

Last week, we showed you that Andrew W.K., Sara Quinn (of Tegan and Sara) and porn star Sasha Grey like the metal, via their year-end picks for best music. A tipster (thanks Diana!) let us know that indie-cenric blog Pitchfork has unveiled their list of “Best of 2009” guest contributors, and some metal shows up on […]

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