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AJ Edmonds

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Matt Costa- Taking It “Slow”

Published 8 months ago by AJ Edmonds

Orange County singer-songwriter Matt Costa has released the tune “Slow,” the latest from his brand new album “Yellow Coat,” due out on Friday, September 11th on Dangerbird Records.

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Lucinda Williams, Bruce Springsteen and More to Headline “A Song for Joe” Livestream

Published 8 months ago by AJ Edmonds

Willilams and Springsteen are part of a line-up that also includes Craig Finn and Tad Kubler from the Hold Steady, Brian Fallon, Bob Weir and so many more.

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First Aid Kit Just Can’t Wait to Get …

Published 8 months ago by AJ Edmonds

“On the Road Again,” their cover of the iconic Willie Nelson song has been released. The song was recorded a “couple of years” ago and Johanna and Klara decided to...

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(De)Tour Features Ringo and More!

Published 8 months ago by AJ Edmonds

Ready for another exciting music festival? The “(De)Tour Festival," streaming Saturday, August 15th, will feature artists performing from their homes and from the stages of empty LA venues, including: The...

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Album Reissue Celebrates Peter Green

Published 9 months ago by AJ Edmonds

“Then Play On” was the last of Fleetwood Mac’s original albums featuring founder, guitarist Peter Green, who we just lost on July 25, 2020.

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Jon Anderson New Album Fan Event Aug. 2

Published 9 months ago by AJ Edmonds

Jon Anderson celebrates his new album with a fan event Sunday, Aug. 2.

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Lollapalooza is (Virtually) On!

Published 9 months ago by AJ Edmonds

Put on your festival gear! Lollapalooza 2020 will be held virtually as “Lola2020,” a festival livestream, on YouTube, July 30-August 2. It will highlight a mix of iconic past performances from Paul McCartney, LCD Soundsystem Chance the Rapper, Metallica, OutKast and Arcade Fire, as well as many other acts. New performances for "Lolla2020" include a live virtual set from Alison Wonderland as well as performances by H.E.R., Kali Uchis, Louis the Child, Vic Mensa and Yungblud.

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With a Twist of Lana

Published 9 months ago by AJ Edmonds

Lana Del Rey’s anticipated follow up to her acclaimed 2019 Album, “ Norman F***ing Rockwell” is, in fact, not an album. Well, it’s kind of an album, but not what you’d expect. An, EP then? No, it’s an audiobook! “Violet Bent Over Backwards in the Grass,” is a spoken word recording of 14 poems by Lana Del Rey accompanied by music from award winning songwriter/producer Jack Antonoff who produced Lana’s “ Norman...” album.

“Violet Bent Backwards Over The Grass” has been released as an audiobook download
and is coming October 2 on CD, Vinyl and Picture Disc. Here’s the track listing:

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