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Testament + Megadeth + Slayer: 20 August 2010 - Chicago

The tour unites three of the biggest names from the thrash metal genre and promised to take fans back in time to 1990, when two of the bands released major hit albums, and, as part of the show, the bands would be playing each album from start to finish.

Michael P. Irwin
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Dierks Bentley: Up on the Ridge

Dierks Bentley's fifth studio release ventures into new territory with a bluegrass-inspired album that is sure to delight fans old and new.

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Music - Your Personal Soundtrack

In an episode of the popular sitcom Family Guy, Peter Griffin meets a genie who grants him three wishes, and one of his wishes is to have his own theme music wherever he goes -- what a great idea, especially now that it's so easy to carry your music with you.

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The Blood of Heroes: The Blood of Heroes

Fusing the sound of metal and electronica, the Blood of Heroes’ self-titled debut is a great example of cross-genre collaboration.

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Kent: En Plats i Solen

The issue of being “lost in translation” is a reason why one of Sweden’s most popular artists is hardly known beyond the borders of Scandinavia -- but they should be…

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Getting the Word Out: Discovering Music Through Advertisements

The television and radio commercials that we see every day are selling more than just the products in the ad -- sometimes they're selling an artist as well. It may not be the traditional way for musicians to get their songs to their listeners, but it works.

Michael P. Irwin
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DRT Entertainment

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Interscope/Modular

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Ohm Resistance

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Capitol Nashville

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22-20s: Shake/Shiver/Moan

British rockers stay true to their blues-influenced roots on their sophomore release.

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TBD Records


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