Unsigned 80’s influenced Los Angeles based A Kiss Could Be Deadly that consist of 4 bored punk kids recently completed a 5 song EP titled the Point Noise Sessions. Think Berlin meets early No Doubt. This 4 piece is fronted by young new comer Lauren Baird that had only sung karaoke in front of a few people and supposedly completed all of her vocal parts in only a few takes. Recently picked up my All American Rejects Management. For more information email
Ryan Kuper. Check out the tracks Only in Darkness, The Exit, and
And So it Ends.
June 2nd Huntington Beach, CA – The Marlin
June 9th Riverside, CA – Babylon
June 10th Riverside, CA – Under The Grind
June 14th Long Beach, CA – Que Sera
June 18th Los Angeles, CA – the Knitting Factory
Dixie ChicksÂ – 525,629
Tool – 65,292
Pearl Jam – 41,614
James Blunt – 33,246
Godsmack – 26,715
Kelly Clarkson – 25,573
Buckcherry – 17,787
Wolfmother – 12,983
Hawthorne Heights – 7,058
Thursday – 6,804
Staind – 6,666
The Dixie Chicks have become the first female group in chart history to have three albums debut at #1. The Dixie Chick’s Taking The Long Way has just debuted at #2 in Australia. The Dixie Chicks will sit down for an in-depth interview on “Larry King Live” tonight, Wednesday, May 31. The Dixie Chicks are one of the most popular live acts in history
having sold more than $100 million worth of concert tickets during their career. Buckcherry continues to blow away expectations with another solid week of sales of 17,787k. Illegal downloading hasn’t stopped former Idol Kelly Clarkson from selling more than 5 million records. Did Staind make a deal with the devil? this week sales 6,666k.
Unsigned Los Angeles based AllRise have crafted a new record titled
These Questions Have No Answers, that captures the energy, musicianship, and thought-provoking songwriting that have made their melodic hard rock familiar to thousands of fans. The record was produced by
James Murray (Janeâ€™s Addiction, Papa Roach). To make contact – firstname.lastname@example.org or legal Danny Passman – 310.864.5203.
June 3rd Flagstaff, AZ – Johnson Freedom Festival
June 8th Los Angeles, CA – The Troubadour
July 29th San Diego, CA -Â Ken Club
XM Shares Drop: Grim Future.
“XM, which competes with Sirius Satellite Radio Inc. in the emerging business of selling nationwide radio service delivered by satellite, said it now expects to have 8.5 million subscribers by the end of the year, down from its previous estimate of 9 million”
The Grim outlook is due to the high expense for signing up subscribers. Lastly, XM was sued by major record companies over a new device that can store up to 50 hours.
30 year old KT Tunstall walked away with the Ivor Novello music award. She has become the most successful singer-songwriter to come out of Scotland. Her single Suddenly I See won best song at the London event, known as the “intellectual” music awards because they honour songwriting talent.Â A 30 year oldÂ woman winning an award? is this true? Does this mean that you don’t have to grace the pages of US Weekly to create national attention? Does this mean you don’t need to rap with Jay Z? I can’t bloody believe this. This must be a dream.
Some definite label heat on Los Angeles based
Side Story who began as a few scattered writing sessions on the campus of UCLA in January 06. Think Keane meets Maroon 5. Check out the track
Better ThanÂ which you will hear on the new ABC Television show “Kyle XY”Â that will air this summer. For more information contact Brandon Phelps – 310-446-1419.
Virginia based Alternative rock act
My Favorite Highway are on the fast track to success. The interest has attracted both majors and indies and they are presently being flown between the east and west coast. The bands on stage confidence and the infectious hooks will seal the deal. Check out the tracks
How To Call A Bluff and Murder On The Radio. For more information contact Daniel R. Friedman at 314.497.1060.