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Los Angeles' quartet Smallpools will release their debut album LOVETAP! on March 24th through RCA Records. “Karaoke”, the first single off the album is currently available at all digital retails and streaming providers. “Karaoke” was produced by Ricky Reed and John Ryan, listen HERE

Press is already praising “Karaoke” with Hilly Dilly saying ““Karaoke” follows up some of the best new pop we’ve heard in a while, and the band has really hit the nail on the head when it comes to the song’s actual sound. Baeble Music noted “The energetic new track is lighthearted, lots of fun, and makes you want to grab a mic and sing along”. Earmilk said  “Like a breath of fresh air, Smallpools build on their style with the momentum behind "Karaoke".

After bursting onto the scene with their 4 song self-titled EP, Smallpools has toured to all corners of North America opening for WALK THE MOON, Neon Trees, Grouplove, MS MR, Twenty One Pilots, and Two Door Cinema Club, played Lollapalooza and Firefly Festivals, and closed the year with a sold out Live Nation “Ones To Watch '14” headline tour.

The release of their self-titled debut EP gained them critical acclaim and brought them their national TV debut on Jimmy Kimmel Live, performing their debut single "Dreaming" which was produced by Captain Cuts. You can hear “Dreaming” HERE and see the video HERE, which has 4.5 million views.

Supporters like VogueInterview MagazineIdolatorBuzzFeed etc all praised the band’s catchy songs and invigoration live shows. Neon Gold called “Mason Jar” “a sepia splash of power-pop that crystallizes into a starscraping smash before the verse even kicks in, as stadium-sized Of Monsters And Men gang vocals ride high on the buoyant flair of Smallpools' youthful, Two Door-esque ebullience.” In addition, NYLON Magazine premiered the Charli XCX vs Twin Idol Remix of “Dreaming”. Check out more from their Billboard interview.

Smallpools consists of Sean (vocals/keys), Mike (guitar), Joe (bass) and Beau (drums).

LOVETAP! track list (out 3/24 on RCA Records):
01. American Love
02. Killer Whales
03. Dreaming
04. Karaoke
05. Street Fight
06. Mason Jar
07. Over and Over
08. Lovetap!
09. What's A Picture Of?
10. Dyin' to Live
11. Admission To Your Party
12. 9 to 5
13. No Story Time
14. Submarine


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Canadian indie rockers Mother Mother have signed to Def Jam Recordings in the states and will release the new album Very Good Bad Thing April 7th.
 
Following a massively successful album launch at home in Canada (which sees the band/album nominated for three 2015 Junos including Group Of The Year, and resulted in the band becoming one of the most played acts on Canadian alternative radio), Mother Mother’s latest studio effort is an edgy, synth-heavy, club-driven alt record filled with massive hooks and undeniable energy. 
 
The follow-up to 2012’s Juno-nominated album The SticksVery Good Bad Thing sees Mother Mother expanding its sonic palate to integrate electronic and rock elements while delving deep into the complexities of the human condition in all its tragic, conflicting nature.
 
Behind the gauzy male-female vocal harmonies, angular guitar lines and infectious rhythms lies something deeper and darker, as is the band’s trademark.
 
“It’s the person, the humanoid…that’s the very good bad thing,” explains vocalist/guitarist Ryan Guldemond.
 
Recorded with Juno-winning producer Gavin Brown (Metric, Billy Talent, Three Days Grace) at his Noble Street studio in Toronto, Very Good Bad Thing is the next logical step in Mother Mother’s sonic evolution.
 
Check out the delightfully macabre video for lead single “Monkey Tree” 
here and get ready for Mother Mother to bring its show stateside with confirmed festival appearances including Sasquatch, Bottle Rocket, and Firefly and additional US headline dates TBA.


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Surfer Blood are back with a new album and new label: 1000 Palms out May 12, 2015 on Joyful Noise.
 
The band’s third full-length and first release with the acclaimed indie imprint, 1000 Palmsmarks a return to the band’s DIY ethos. Abandoning the big time studio, the band decided to head back home to self-record and self-produce their third album. Free of major-label-influence, Surfer Blood has delivered a uniquely compelling album, unlike anything in their catalog.
 
Earlier this week the band treated fans to a preview of the album’s opening track 
Grand Inquisitor

Today Surfer Blood reveals a second – and seminal – track from the record Dorian.
 
Frontman John Paul Pitts describes Dorian as the album’s central point, saying “This song has everything from classic 80's synth patches to fucked-up vocoder sound collages, embracing a series of left-turns that make it one of the most unique songs in our catalogue.It makes use of almost every sonic element we had available, and embraces the anything goes spirit this record represents.” 
 
The story of 1000 Palms began on January 1st 2014, after playing a New Year’s show in Portland, OR, the band decided to stick around for the rest of the month, renting a practice space and sorting through a backlog of ideas. By February, as their lease ran out, Surfer Blood had recorded demos for most of the tracks that now feature on their third LP.
 
After a frustrating time at previous home Warner Brothers, the quartet were beyond ready to return to a more DIY recording process, completely void of the middlemen scrutinizing every bar of previous LP Pythons. With the band self-recording, it was in the glamourous setting of an attic studio above a doctor’s office where drums were committed to tape. Of the work, frontman John Paul Pitts states “fortunately none of us are strangers to DIY recording, so it was a challenge well-suited to our band”.
 
The making of 1000 Palms also owes a lot to the kindness of friends and family, with the remaining instrument sessions taking place at the home of drummer Tyler Schwartz’s parents while they were on vacation. Following a few days of very little sleep and after the band pooled resources and called in favors, the band had managed to craft everything you now hear on the upcoming record.


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One of the most successful and influential artists of her generation, Tori Amos is as much a force to be reckoned with today as when she released her first solo album Little Earthquakes over 2 decades ago. Eschewing the trends of the time, the prodigious chanteuse touched millions deeply with her arresting melodies, riveting stage presence and personal & honest lyrics. Today, Amos announces 2-CD deluxe editions of her debut and sophomore solo albumsLittle Earthquakes and Under The Pink, each newly re-mastered and paired with an entire disc of rare B-sides and bonus tracks. The b-side from the “Winter” single, “Take To The Sky”, was revealed today and is available to post & share HERE.
 
In the original assembly of Little Earthquakes, difficult choices had to be made to ensure the album’s balance and flow. Fortunately, songs that didn’t make the record itself were able to see the light of day as a copious stream of single
b-sides released in the US and UK for both Little Earthquakes and Under The Pink. Often these tracks were intertwined with album cuts, for example “Pretty Good Year” becomes an extension of “Ode To The Banana King (Part One)” which itself was b-side to “Silent All These Years”. They also showcased Amos’ innate ability to reinvent popular songs, perhaps the most notable being Nirvana’s “Smells Like Teen Spirit,” a masterpiece study in understatement.
 
Now, these rarities and live versions will be available worldwide on April 14 from Rhino.The remastered versions of both original albums will also be released on 180-gram vinyl on the same date, marking the FIRST time both albums will be available on vinyl in the US.
 
Originally released in 1992 and 1994 respectively, the songs of Little Earthquakes andUnder The Pink continue to live and thrive to this day. As Amos tells it, “Little Earthquakeswas an acknowledgement of things that I hadn’t looked at in 15 years, in some cases… After you acknowledge something, you tell everybody, and other people say, ‘I know what that’s like, too.’ There’s this energy charge you get, and liberation from doing that.” She continues to find that the audience response to “Silent All These Years” remains deep and immediate nearly a quarter century later, counting it as her most requested song and one that walks with her every day. It will continue to do so as long as she is playing music.
 
Tori Amos has sold over 12 million albums, has played over a thousand shows and has had multiple Grammy nominations. A pioneer across multiple platforms, she was the first major label artist to offer a single for download, has had her songs turned into graphic novels a successful musical, and has produced pioneering videos throughout her career. She is renowned for her passionate and broad fan-base, her critically and commercially successful tours, and her ever evolving live show. Ms. Amos is also a noted humanitarian and co-founder of RAINN (Rape, Abuse, and Incest National Network), which is the United States’ largest anti-sexual assault organization.


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Meet The von Trapps, the next generation. Siblings Sofia (26), Melanie (24), Amanda (23) and August (20), the great-grandchildren of the Captain and Maria von Trapp, are reinventing the legacy of their birthright for the modern age. Dancing in Gold, the first of three EPs of entirely original material that The von Trapps plan to send out into the world over the next two years, is due out April 14 via Heinz Records.
 
The first single from their EP is the title track “Dancing in Gold” which premiered on Rolling Stone. Inspired by the work of artists such as Fleet FoxesBeach HouseSufjan StevensFrançoise Hardy, and the Beach Boys, the harmonic folk-pop that sings out of “Dancing in Gold” is 21st-century von Trapp, inventive, earnest and exquisite. Be sure to listen and share the track on Soundcloud.
 
For their first foray into the studio in their new incarnation, the siblings sought out a kindred spirit, approaching Israel Nebeker, the lead singer and songwriter of Blind Pilot, to produce the album. Nebeker gets right to the heart and soul of the matter: “Their sound is an open collage, unafraid of combining disparate style and sentiment. Most importantly to me, it communicates honestly and is sung from the heart.”
 
The von Trapps' musical journey began as a fluke and a brainstorm in 2001. During summer visits to their Montana home, their grandfather Werner von Trapp taught them the Austrian folk songs he loved as a child. When he became too ill to travel, they crafted a homemade recording to cheer him up, never expecting it would inspire a career in music. The von Trapps have been on stage together ever since. Their performances make room for melodicas and ukuleles, lyrics that can unspool in ten languages, twinges of Appalachia and Portlandia, some shout-outs to the Mamas & Papas, all filtered through the DNA of the most beloved musical ever, The Sound of Music. They have toured extensively, from Beijing’s Forbidden City to the Sydney Opera House, performed with major symphonies across the country, appeared on Oprah, and recorded with artists such as Wayne Newtonand Rufus Wainwright.
 
For the past few years, The von Trapps have been frequent guest performers with Pink Martini, the globetrotting pop sensation. The two groups collaborated on Pink Martini’s eighth studio album, Dream a Little Dream, released in March 2014, which has sold over 20,000 copies in the US alone, and was featured on NPR's Weekend Edition.
 
Emboldened by that collaboration, flourishing in the rich creative world of their adopted hometown of Portland, Oregon and burgeoning with new ideas, The von Trapps cast off on their own to trail blaze a new musical path.
 
As the von Trapps tell Rolling Stone – “This new chapter in our career feels very electric; I think our current sound is super fresh, personal, and fun. Fourteen years of touring the world together has given each of us a well of inspiration, and we are at a point where all of that energy is overflowing. How each of us blend our styles together is both a challenge and a thrilling discovery for us, yet this first creation, Dancing in Gold, found a wonderfully surprising and compelling place. We're eager to see how our music manifests itself moving forward.”
 
Tour Dates
March 28 in Denver, CO at Daniels Hall
March 29 in Lincoln, NE at Vega
March 31 in Evanston, IL at SPACE
April 1 in St. Paul, MN at Amsterdam Bar and Hall
April 4 in Spokane, WA at The Big Dipper
April 6 in Vancouver, Canada at The Rio Theater
April 19 in Portland, OR at Revolution Hall (Album Release Show)
 


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03/04/2015, Neon Gold Records SXSW showcase: Christine And The Queens, MS MR, Marina & The Diamonds, Cathedrals etc on Sat 3/21 @ Empire Control Room + Garage
03/04/201503/04/2015, Neon Gold Records SXSW showcase: Christine And The Queens, MS MR, Marina & The Diamonds, Cathedrals etc on Sat 3/21 @ Empire Control Room + Garage
Announcement
03/04/2015
Announcement
03/04/2015
Neon Gold Records acts include Passion Pit, Ellie Goulding, Gotye, Marina & The Diamonds, etc and the label's more recent output HAIM, Wet, Haerts, Cathedrals, Charli XCX etc and their latest signing is Christine And The Queens. The label is founded by Derek Davies and Lizzy Plapinger (from MS MR). MORE» More»
Neon Gold Presents:
Neon Golden #poweredbyPRIV
Official SXSW Showcase
 
Saturday March 21st
Empire Control Room + Garage
7pm Doors
21+
Free w/SXSW Badge 
 
Empire Garage
8pm Tigertown 
9pm Seinabo Sey 
10pm Christine And The Queens 
11pm Marina & The Diamonds
12am MS MR 
1am The Knocks 
 
Empire Control 
8:30pm Vérité 
9:30pm Cathedrals 
10:30pm Alex Winston 
11:30pm Tunji Ige 
12:30am Years and Years 
1:30am ASTR 
 
Neon Gold Records acts include Passion Pit, Ellie Goulding, Gotye, Marina & The Diamonds, etc and the label's more recent output HAIM, Wet, Haerts, Cathedrals, Charli XCX etc and their latest signing is Christine And The Queens. The label is founded by Derek Davies and Lizzy Plapinger (from MS MR).
Announcement
03/04/2015

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04/07/2015, "Very Good Bad Thing", Def Jam
03/04/201504/07/2015, Mother Mother Announce US Release of 'Very Good Bad Thing' Out 4/7, Unleash Lead Single "Monkey Tree"
Release
04/07/2015
Release
04/07/2015
Release Type
Digital & Physical
Country
USA
Record Label
Def Jam
Release Title
Very Good Bad Thing
Canadian indie rockers Mother Mother have signed to Def Jam Recordings in the states and will release the new album Very Good Bad Thing 4/7. Following a massively successful album launch at home in Canada, their latest studio effort is an edgy, synth-heavy, club-driven alt record filled with massive hooks and undeniable energy. MORE» More»

Canadian indie rockers Mother Mother have signed to Def Jam Recordings in the states and will release the new album Very Good Bad Thing April 7th.
 
Following a massively successful album launch at home in Canada (which sees the band/album nominated for three 2015 Junos including Group Of The Year, and resulted in the band becoming one of the most played acts on Canadian alternative radio), Mother Mother’s latest studio effort is an edgy, synth-heavy, club-driven alt record filled with massive hooks and undeniable energy. 
 
The follow-up to 2012’s Juno-nominated album The SticksVery Good Bad Thing sees Mother Mother expanding its sonic palate to integrate electronic and rock elements while delving deep into the complexities of the human condition in all its tragic, conflicting nature.
 
Behind the gauzy male-female vocal harmonies, angular guitar lines and infectious rhythms lies something deeper and darker, as is the band’s trademark.
 
“It’s the person, the humanoid…that’s the very good bad thing,” explains vocalist/guitarist Ryan Guldemond.
 
Recorded with Juno-winning producer Gavin Brown (Metric, Billy Talent, Three Days Grace) at his Noble Street studio in Toronto, Very Good Bad Thing is the next logical step in Mother Mother’s sonic evolution.
 
Check out the delightfully macabre video for lead single “Monkey Tree” here and get ready for Mother Mother to bring its show stateside with confirmed festival appearances including Sasquatch, Bottle Rocket, and Firefly and additional US headline dates TBA.

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04/07/2015

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05/19/2015, Album Release, "Drug for the Modern Age", ATO Records
03/04/201505/19/2015, Kopecky to Release New Album on May 19 + Lead Single "Quarterback" Out Now
Release
05/19/2015
Release
05/19/2015
Release Format
Album
Release Type
Digital & Physical
Record Label
ATO Records
Release Title
Drug for the Modern Age
Kopecky are thrilled to announce their second album, Drug for the Modern Age, set to be released on 5/19 via ATO. The new record takes the many shake-ups the band’s endured over the past few years and turns them into inspiration for groove-driven, melody-heavy alt-pop that’s intensely emotional and strangely exhilarating. MORE» More»

Kopecky are thrilled to announce their second album, Drug for the Modern Age, set to be released on May 19 via ATO Records. The new record takes the many shake-ups the band’s endured over the past few years and turns them into inspiration for groove-driven, melody-heavy alt-pop that’s intensely emotional and strangely exhilarating. The album is now available for pre-order on iTunesAmazon, and Kopecky’s official store.
 
The lead single from the forthcoming album is “Quarterback” which premiered on SPIN, who hailed it as a “melodic three-minute blast with piercing guitar riffs and an adrenaline-pumped chorus.” Be sure to listen and share the track on SoundCloud.
 
Formerly known as the Kopecky Family Band, the Nashville based group has had their music appear on a variety of hit television series including Grey’s AnatomyParenthood,The Vampire Diaries, and MTV’s Awkward to name a few. They’ve also toured all over the world and have played at some of the largest music festivals including Austin City Limits, Bumbershoot, and Lollapalooza. This year they will be performing at SXSW.
 
Their upcoming release, Drug for the Modern Age, explores such life-altering events as the sudden loss of a loved one, divorce, and struggles with addiction, along with more joyful happenings like new love and marriage. “The album was written in this weird time of so much pain but also happiness, and that really informed the writing and recording,” says vocalist/guitarist Gabe Simon, who co-founded the group with vocalist/keyboardist Kelsey Kopecky in 2007. “Our goal was to talk about all these very serious things we were dealing with, but in a way that felt nothing like wallowing and more like standing triumphantly, or even dancing our way through it.”
 
In achieving that dynamic, Kopecky (whose lineup also includes guitarist Steven Holmes, bassist Corey Oxendine, cellist Markus Midkiff, and drummer David Krohn) offer moments of symphonic grandeur alongside edgy, electronic-leaning innovation. Meanwhile, their daringly intimate lyrics both unsettle and engage, asking questions and encouraging reflection on the part of the listener.
 
As on their 2012 debut Kids Raising Kids, Kopecky teamed up with Konrad Snyder, but this time around the band took a more slowed-down and deliberate approach. This allowed them to bring new level of sophistication and soulfulness to their songcraft.
 
Drug for the Modern Age serves up its share of intricately layered love songs as well, revealing Kopecky’s endless grace in merging sweetness and melancholy. In its quietly devastating narrative of sex and heartbreak, “Closed Doors” is an epic breakup ballad built on dreamy guitar tones and sensually charged lyrics. A shimmering piece of dance-pop genius, “My Love” sheds light on the ephemeral nature of romance on the road. And with its gritty guitar riffs and bombastic drumbeats, “Quarterback” spins the slyly feel-good story of an underdog who misrepresents himself to get the girl before realizing that, as Gabe explains, “he can love as good as anyone else, and it doesn’t matter who he is.”
 
With the band forever bound by their shared passion for purposeful songwriting, all that revelation and sometimes-painful truth-telling ultimately fulfills something central to Kopecky’s mission: a deeper and stronger connection with each person listening.
 
Tour Dates
3/18 – 3/20 at SXSW in Austin, TX
3/20 at Common Grounds in Waco, TX
3/26 at the Hi Fi in Indianapolis, IN
3/27 at Blind Pig in Ann Arbor, MI
3/28 at Verve Night Club in Terre Haute, IN
4/2 at Club Café in Pittsburgh, PA
4/3 at Musica in Akron, OH
4/10 at The Loft in Columbus, GA
4/11 at One Spark Festival in Jacksonville, FL
4/12 at Second Sunday in Macon, GA
4/28 at Pour House in Charleston, SC
4/29 at Jefferson Theater in Charlottesville, VA
5/4 at Mercury Lounge in New York, NY
5/5 at Baby’s All Right in Brooklyn, NY
5/8 at Artisphere in Greenville, SC
5/14 at Camp House in Chattanooga, TN
5/15 at Vinyl in Atlanta, GA
5/17 at Hangout Festival in Gulf Shores, AL
5/19 at Basement in Nashville, TN
5/22 at Live Oak in Fort Worth, TX
5/28 at Club Bahia in Los Angeles, CA
5/29 at Bottlerock Festival in Napa, CA
6/4 at Wakarusa in Ozark, AR
 

Release
05/19/2015

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03/03/2015, Young Buffalo's House Out Today + Watch New Video via NPR's First Watch
03/03/201503/03/2015, Young Buffalo's House Out Today + Watch New Video via NPR's First Watch
Announcement
03/03/2015
Announcement
03/03/2015
Young Buffalo have just released their debut full-length album House today via Votiv Music. Their newest music video for the single “No Idea” premiered on NPR’s First Watch. The band has also been featured as one of NPR’s Austin 100 as part of the hand-curated list of the top SXSW acts to watch for. MORE» More»

After years of making their mark on the music scene, five-piece rock band Young Buffalo have released their debut full-length album House today, March 3, via Votiv Music. The album can now be purchased on iTunes and Amazon.
 
Their newest music video for the single “No Idea” premiered on NPR’s First Watch. Young Buffalo has also been featured as one of NPR’s Austin 100. As part of the hand-curated list of the top SXSW acts to watch for, their single “Sykia” is now available for download. They will be performing in Austin on March 18 and 20; specific showcase details are below.
 
There's nothing typical about the Oxford, Mississippi-based rock act Young Buffalo. Although the group's songwriters Ben Yarbrough and Jim Barrett didn't begin playing under the Young Buffalo moniker until 2009, they started writing music together as teenagers and never ceased evolving. The band—which now also features drummer Tim Burkhead, bassist Andrew Guinn and keyboardist Will Eubanks—couldn't be more excited to share House, an 11-track album produced by Dave Schiffman (Haim, Weezer) that establishes the five-piece act as a band that’s as unique as the town where they were conceived.
 
House showcases the varying personalities of the band members perfectly. From the shimmering pop of "No Idea" to harmony-rich anthems like "Black Eye" and breezy energy of "Old Soul," the songs on House see Young Buffalo embracing their pop roots while expanding the arrangements. They fill out the instrumentation with singing synth lines and unique syncopation that propel these songs into uncharted territory. In keeping with the ongoing theme, the album may contain some dark subject matter but it's always presented in a way that's inherently relatable and heartfelt. Riding that line between straight ahead pop music and tastefully weird indie rock.
 
With the good fortune of these five gentlemen being birthed in such a fantastically diverse city, both artistically and culturally, we are just thankful they decided to follow their musical hearts and form Young Buffalo. They are no doubt on their way to establishing themselves as one of indie rock's brightest hopes.
 
Be sure to catch them live at SXSW and on their spring tour with Matt Pond PA.
 
Tour Dates:
March 5 at The Lyric in Oxford, MS (Album Release Party)
March 6 at Savannah Stopover in Savannah, GA
March 18 at Scoot Inn in Austin, TX (12:30PM)
March 20 at Licha’s Cantina in Austin, TX (4:30PM)
March 22 at VOV Fest in Hot Springs, AR
April 6 at The Black Cat in Washington, DC
April 7 at The Sinclair in Boston, MA
April 8 at Ballroom at the Outer Space in Hamden, CT
April 9 at Ottobar in Baltimore, MD
April 10 at Kings in Raleigh, NC
April 11 at Vinyl in Atlanta, GA
April 13 at The Social in Orlando, FL
April 14 at Local 662 in Tampa, FL
April 15 at Club Downunder in Tallahassee, FL
April 17 at Club Dada in Dallas, TX
April 18 at Korova in San Antonio, TX
April 19 at Stubb’s in Austin, TX
April 21 at Club Congress in Tucson, AZ
April 22 at Crescent Ballroom in Phoenix, AZ
April 23 at Troubadour in Los Angeles, CA
April 24 at The Casbah in San Diego, CA
April 26 at The Independent in San Francisco, CA
April 30 at The Tractor in Seattle, WA
May 1 at VENUE in Vancouver, BC
May 2 at Mississippi Studios in Portland, OR
May 4 at Velour Live Music Gallery in Provo, UT
May 5 at Marquis Theatre in Denver, CO
May 7 at Revery Lounge in Omaha, NE
May 8 at Duck Room at Blueberry Hill in St. Louis, MO
May 9 at Lincoln Hall in Chicago, IL
May 11 at Lee’s Palaza in Toronto, ON
May 12 at Grog Shop in Cleveland, OH
May 13 at Club Café in Pittsburgh, PA
May 14 at Union Transfer in Philadelphia, PA
May 15 at Bowery Ballroom in New York, NY

Announcement
03/03/2015

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03/03/2015, NIKO IS Releases Captivating Video for "Vamoose" on MTV + On Tour With Talib Kweli and Immortal Technique!
03/03/201503/03/2015, NIKO IS Releases Captivating Video for "Vamoose" on MTV + On Tour With Talib Kweli and Immortal Technique!
Announcement
03/03/2015
Announcement
03/03/2015
Brazilian Born, Orlando based hip-hop artist, NIKO IS, released his magnetizing new videoVamoose which premiered today on MTV. The video, produced by Chris Smith, is a colorful and mind-bending compliment to the already captivating track. MORE» More»

Brazilian Born, Orlando based hip-hop artist, NIKO IS, released his magnetizing new videoVamoose which premiered today on MTV.  The video, produced by Chris Smith, is a colorful and mind-bending compliment to the already captivating track. 
 
NIKO IS featured Vamoose on his debut album “Brutus” that released on February 3rd viaTalib Kweli’s label, Javotti Media. “Brutus” delivers on the fundamental roots of hip-hop that are all too often lost in today’s industry. Niko has managed to create a distinctive sound and style that gains him recognition as a notable songwriter, witty lyricist, visionary, and exceptional freestyler.
 
NIKO IS will be hitting the road in March for a series of US dates along with Talib Kweliand Immortal Technique for a series dubbed “The People’s Champions Tour”.  Dates and venues are listed below:
Sat-Mar-07 - Ann Arbor, MI - Blind Pig
Sun-Mar-08 - Chicago, IL - The Metro
Mon-Mar-09 - Madison, WI - Barrymore Theatre
Tue-Mar-10 - Omaha, NE - The Waiting Room
Thu-Mar-12 - Denver, CO - Cervantes
Fri-Mar-13 - Salt Lake City, UT - In The Venue
Sat-Mar-14 - Jackson Hole, WY - Pink Garter Theatre
Sun-Mar-15 - Boise, ID - Knitting Factory
Tue-Mar-17 - Seattle, WA - Showbox
Wed-Mar-18 - Portland, OR - Roseland Theater
Thu-Mar-19 - Eugene, OR - WOW Hall
Sat-Mar-21 - Santa Cruz, CA - Catalyst
Sun-Mar-22 - San Francisco, CA - The Fillmore
Tue-Mar-24 - San Diego, CA - The Observatory
Wed-Mar-25 - West Hollywood, CA - House Of Blues
Thu-Mar-26 - Santa Ana, CA - The Observatory
Fri-Mar-27 - Tempe, AZ - Club Red
Sat-Mar-28 - Albuquerque, NM - Sunshine Theater
Sun-Mar-29 - El Paso, TX - Tricky Falls
Tue-Mar-31 - Dallas, TX - Trees
Wed-Apr-01 - Austin, TX - Scoot Inn
Thu-Apr-02 - San Antonio, TX - Alamo City Music Hall
Fri-Apr-03 - Houston, TX - Warehouse Live : Ballroom
Sat-Apr-04 - New Orleans, LA - House Of Blues
Mon-Apr-06 - Miami, FL - Grand Central
Wed-Apr-08 - Atlanta, GA - Masquerade
Thu-Apr-09 - Carrboro, NC - Cat's Cradle
Fri-Apr-10 - Asheville, NC - The Orange Peel
Sat-Apr-11 - Baltimore, MD - Soundstage
Wed-Apr-15 - Boston, MA - Paradise Rock Club
Thu-Apr-16 - New Haven, CT - Toad's Place
Fri-Apr-17 - Pawtucket, RI - The Met

Announcement
03/03/2015