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Kesha Displays All Of Her Bright Colors On New Album

By Phoenixx Staff | August 11, 2017

Kesha is back on the musical scene with a long-awaited new album! “Rainbow” hits record store shelves and airwaves today. The Nashville resident, who was embattled with former producer, Dr. Luke over a sexual assault allegation, was contractually prohibited from releasing music that was not with the producer. Fortunately, Kesha’s nightmares are subsiding enough to…

Gorillaz Announce First North American Tour In Seven Years

By Phoenixx Staff | April 17, 2017

Gorillaz (AKA the most successful virtual band ever) have announced their first North American tour in seven years. The announcement comes after the news of the band’s 5th LP, “Humanz“, which is due out later this month. The album is also Gorillaz first LP since 2010, with their latest effort entitled “Plastic Beach”. Gorillaz have…

DETROIT by DETROIT VII Coming To The Loving Touch

By Phoenixx Staff | March 22, 2017

In 2011, twelve Detroit bands were given the opportunity to cover twelve other Detroit acts in the inaugural DETROIT by DETROIT showcase. Six years later, this local music round-robin has transformed into one of the most highly-anticipated events within the local music community, shining a spotlight on the incredible talent we have here. DETROIT by…

Paul Simon Announces Earth-Friendly Tour

By Phoenixx Staff | March 14, 2017

Music legend Paul Simon has announced a June tour less in the name of self-promotion, and more in the name of conservation. The 75 year old music man, who is still going strong after all these years, released his 13th studio album last year entitled “Stranger To Stranger”. Simon announced the news after¬†participating in a…

Sam Patch: Waterfall Jumper and Arcade Fire Side Project

By Phoenixx Staff | March 14, 2017

While present Arcade Fire pre-album dormancy ensues, bassist/guitarist Tim Kinsbury is busy presenting his new album to the world.   Under the side project moniker of Sam Patch, the debut solo album “Yeah You, and I” was released via Dep Records on February 17th of this year.   Sonically speaking, it’s clear that Sam Patch’s…

Portugal. The Man Announce Spring Tour, Release Catchy New Single

By Phoenixx Staff | February 3, 2017

With an array of Evil Friends, and good intentions for fans, Portugal. The Man are hitting the road with an early Spring tour. The band is also making waves with their latest single. “Noise Pollution”¬†is certainly a departure from the jam – yet psychedelic vibe that the band’s sound had been used to. Less guitar-driven,…

Radiohead Announce US Tour

By Phoenixx Staff | January 17, 2017

Creative giants, Radiohead, are hitting the road for nine US tour dates, as well as a headlining stop at Coachella this April. The tour will take Radiohead to Miami, Atlanta, New Orleans, Kansas City, up to Portland and Seattle, as well as five nights in California. The announcement is welcome news for fans, after an…

Milky Chance Announce New Album and Celebratory Tour

By Phoenixx Staff | January 16, 2017

Milky Chance have emerged from their cocoon with terrific new single, and announcement of a new album. “Cocoon” is the German rockers’ first single since their 2013 debut LP, “Sadnecessary”, which garnished the duo success with singles such as “Sweet Sun” and more infamously, “Stolen Dance”. The band has announced (through press release) that “Cocoon”…

Patti Smith Bringing Influential “Horses” Album To Detroit

By Phoenixx Staff | December 27, 2016

“Jesus died for somebody’s sins but not mine.” From the first line, Patti Smith‘s debut album has transfixed the music world and never let go. The legendary godmother of punk will be making a tour stop on March 11th at the Royal Oak Music Theatre to celebrate “Horses” and perform it in its entirety. The…

A Christmas F****** Miracle, Run The Jewels Release Third Album Early

By Phoenixx Staff | December 25, 2016

Run The Jewels are here with a tremendous Christmas gift for their fans: their highly anticipated album dropped three weeks early! This was so exciting, that, in fact, Run The Jewels’ site temporarily CRASHED! Both available in tangible pre-order format, as well as a free download for all to enjoy, the release was announced on…

Nine Inch Nails Announce New EP

By Phoenixx Staff | December 16, 2016

Industrial rock giants, Nine Inch Nails are back on the music scene with the announcement of a new EP. According to the band’s official website, the new 5 song EP entitled “Not The Actual Events” will be released on Friday December 23rd, while being available for preorder presently. The self-released album will be available through…

Coheed and Cambria Release Touching New Video

By Phoenixx Staff | December 16, 2016

Rock giants, Coheed and Cambria are here with a holiday surprise! The band released a video for their killer track, “Colors” earlier this week, which is a self-proclaimed tribute to their die-hard fans, and a closing to this album cycle. The video portrays the band’s tour life – on the road, backstage, warming up, moments…