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13- Jackson Walkden-Brown- Entertainment lawyer offers awesome music business legal information.
Ryan Adams Shares “Doomsday” and Announces Tour Dates
Ryan Adams is releasing a new album, Prisoner, on February 17 via Pax-Am/Blue Note.
14. Nick O'Byrne- Artist manager, Bigsound Conference programmer and AIR general manager
OK Go Cover Morrissey’s “Interesting Drug” and Share Accompanying Anti-Donald Trump Video
OK Go may be known for their elaborate music videos, but they also haven't shied away from making political statements and have taken part in most of Under the Radar's politically themed special Protest Issues.
Fiona Apple and Michael Whalen Share New Anti-Trump Song - “Tiny Hands”
Back in December Fiona Apple shared an anti-President-Elect Donald Trump Christmas parody song entitled "Trump's Nuts Roasting on an Open Fire."
The New Pornographers Announce Tour Dates and Will Be Releasing a New Album This Year
The New Pornographers have announced some spring U.S. tour dates. A press release promises that "the band will be performing songs from their forthcoming seventh full-length record." Waxahatchee will open all shows.
5 Indie Folk Rock Albums You’ve Gotta Hear – Roadkill Ghost Choir, Miner, Honey Locust, Born Standing Up, Waterwells
5 Indie Folk Rock Albums You’ve Gotta Hear – Roadkill Ghost Choir, Miner, Honey Locust, Born Standing Up, Waterwells 5 Indie Folk Releases January 11, 2017 Max Hammer 0 When indie folk and folk rock gained popularity more than a decade ago, bands like Band of Horses, The Avett Brothers, The December...
15. Magoo- ARIA Award winning record producer and audio engineer.
16- Rob Hirst- Midnight Oil founding member, song writer & skin basher!
Andrew Haug interviews Rodney Holder!
18. Ariel Hyatt- Digital media and marketing expert who specialises in music industry public relations.
19. Jim Runge- Tour Manager for the Black Keys.
Previously Jim has also worked for artists such as Machine Head, Alice in Chains, Susanne Vega, Ryan Adams and Rickie Lee Jones to name a few.
2016 Artist Survey: Kathy Foster of The Thermals
For Under the Radar's 14th annual Artist Survey we emailed some of our favorite artists a few questions relating to 2016.
Watch Trailer for Horror Anthology Film “XX” with Directorial Debut by St. Vincent’s Annie Clark
XX is a new horror anthology film that features four segments, each directed by a different woman.
Sad Vacation – The Last Days of Sid and Nancy
Sad Vacation – The Last Days of Sid and Nancy examines the infamous 1978 New York stay of Sid Vicious and girlfriend Nancy Spungen, culminating in her death from knife wounds.
The End: Kevin Barnes from of Montreal on Endings and Death
To end out the week, we ask of Montreal frontman/main creative force Kevin Barnes some questions about endings and death.
Listen: Jenny Lewis and Paul Schaffer Cover The McCoys’ “Sorrow” in Tribute to David Bowie
Longtime former David Letterman bandleader Paul Schaffer is releasing a self-titled new album with his backing band, The World's Most Dangerous Band, on March 17 via Sire.
19. Jim Runge- Tour manager for The Black Keys
Listen: Flo Morrissey and Matthew E. White - “Sunday Morning” (The Velvet Underground Cover)
Richmond, Virginia singer/producer Matthew E. White and British singer Flo Morrissey have teamed up for Gentlewoman, Ruby Man, a collaborative album of covers due out next Friday (January 13) via Glassnote.
Best 2016 Indie Rock Debuts You’ve Never Heard, Vol. I – Phosphene, Marvelous Mint, Small Culture, Them Coulee Boys, Nervouschain
Best 2016 Indie Rock Debuts You’ve Never Heard, Vol. I – Phosphene, Marvelous Mint, Small Culture, Them Coulee Boys, Nervouschain 2016 Best New Releases January 5, 2017 Rick Sosa 0 It’s amazing how quickly everyone gets back to the day-to-day right after the end of the winter holidays. And especiall...
Watch: Jenny Hval - “The Great Undressing” Video (NSFW)
Norwegian avant-garde musician Jenny Hval released her sixth album, Blood Bitch, last year via Sacred Bones.
In Dee Mail , Vol. XXVIII – Indie Rock from Stella Nova, Bud Collins Trio, Amery Rey Tuesta, Mahdi Khene, Parker Rose and Jack Mosbacher
We've gotta close out 2016 with one more post, featuring DIY and small label indie bands from across the United States, Canada and Sweden. It's hard to believe this is the XXVIII (28th) posting for the In Dee Mail (aka, in the mail) series.
20- Juan "Punchy" Gonzalez- Tour manager & front of house audio engineer.
Under the Radar’s 15th Anniversary: Ash’s “Free All Angels”
Under the Radar's very first print issue came out in December 2001.
21. Brian J Simon- Front of house engineer for Foreigner.
Brian has mainly worked as a front of house audio engineer, but has also worked as a production manager, tour manager, monitor engineer and has also done backline.