Buffalo Sunn, The Sound of Visit Dublin Campaign, Teams with Grammy Winning Producer Joe Chiccarelli for Idle Man Release

Having found an enthusiastic audience for their full-length debut By The Ocean By The Sea on tours of the US, Asia, Germany, and Ireland, and at festivals and conferences such as SXSW, CMJ, and MUSEXPO, the band are hard at work building on their successes and expanding their exposure.

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All Saints, Sister Sledge, and Phil Rudd (AC/DC) to Headline SpringFest, Scotland's Newest Music Festival

Edinburgh is set to welcome one of the most exciting music festivals in Scotland for 2017. SpringFest, an indoor festival with four stages, ten zones, and numerous covered spaces, takes place on the bank holiday weekend of 27th and 28th May at the Corn Exchange. 

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HL London: New Tunes from The Vellas, Three Dimensional Tanx, Partisan, Hands off Gretel, featuring Lauren Tate

From Blue Soap here's a selection of our rock releases covering every genre from psych and indie to grunge. Your support is always hugely appreciated, so as ever please do drop me a line if you'd like to interview or feature any of our artists and I'll make arrangements.

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HL London: New Music from the London Underground

I'm away for a week from tomorrow, still working but from a beach rather than the office. I'm not sure whether I'll have access to a signal reliable enough to send music to you over the next seven days, so I'm sending everything now, please digest it all at your leisure! 

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Paul McCartney's Liverpool Institute for the Performing Arts Plays Host to an Exciting Spring Line-Up

The 2ube is a weekly live music show that takes place on Friday evenings in LIPA Cafe where some of the most exciting bands from Liverpool's diverse music scene have been appearing. Every few weeks these live shows are streamed to an online global audience - the next live stream happens on March 20th when you're invited to embed the YouTube feed on your website.  

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FW London: House of Holland and Metail Partner To Create A Fully Immersive Online Fashion Week Experience

British brand House of Holland is once again working with local fashion technology company, Metail, to create an immersive catwalk experience, and inviting fashionista’s everywhere to participate in London's Autumn Winter 15 Fashion Week collection as it is shown live on the catwalk.

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HL London: February 2UBE Travels Inside Liverpool's Music Scene

For the last few weeks we've devoted Friday to sending you music from artists who'll be playing at Liverpool's new music showcase The 2Ube and this week we're continuing with the current single from Frances.  'A Million Lines' is taken from her latest EP 'Grow'; it's deceptively simple, emotive record from an artist that the industry is keeping a very close eye on.

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HL London: The Extraordinary Faerground Accidents Release New Single “She Makes Me Want to Die”

Signed to John Robb's Louder Than War Records, Faerground Accidents recently swept into my life, a parade of badly applied lipstick, gold cloaks, silver body paint and wine drunk straight from the bottle - and they've brought with them one of the most exciting new singles I've heard in ages!  

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HL London: The New Southern Electrikk, Featured on Five Continents, Drops New Sounds February

Sometimes a record explodes after just one press release, and that seems to be the case with The New Southern Electrikk and their new single 'Brown Eyes'.  The track will be released along with B-side 'Theme to The New Southern Electrikk' an instrumental, as strong as the A release, that motivates with a classic beat and nice acoustics.

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  • Paris Fashion: Ziad Nakad Presents Tiny Treasures Couture

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    The Fashion House of Ziad Nakad has continued, throughout the pandemic, to develop and create a collection of exquisite, refined, and elegant couture fashion and accessories. This season his magnificent touch designs fashions for the little princess.

     
  • MIFF: 42nd Moscow International Film Festival Announces Winners

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    The 42nd Moscow International Film Festival announced the juried prize winners with The FIPRESCI Prize going to "Hilda," directed by Rishi Palam, of Great Britain. Films from Romania, Russia, and Germany also received top honors.

     
  • The Trip To Spain Review – Fun-Filled, Michelin Rated, A Gastronomy Orgasm

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    The Trip to Spain, from IFC Films and Revolution Films, presents the third road film, that have our companions headed to parts unknown to write reviews from the premiere, off the beaten path, restaurants for marketing and film promotion.

     
  • Beltway Insider: Trump Begins 2020 Stump; Korean War Vets; Bali; Osama bin Laden; Ebola; Turkey; Wildfires; WH Cuts Access

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    President Trump took to the campaign trail this week stumping through Ohio and Pennsylvania, bringing his usual, Make America Great Again battle cry as the mid-term elections have the ability to shut down any effectiveness of the current Administration.

     
  • CNBC: Neiman Marcus Bankruptcy Challenged, Creditors Push for Sale

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    Neiman Marcus is expected to pursue its bankruptcy filing and is in talks with its current lenders about raising roughly $600 million in emergency financing to fund operations through the restructuring, people familiar with the situation tell CNBC.

     
  • 12 Mighty Orphans Review – Triumphant, A Winning Feel-Good Film

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    12 Mighty Orphans, from Sony Pictures Classics, present the true story of triumph over adversity as a group of forgotten orphans meet a football coach who changes the world of football and transforms the forgotten ones into champions.

     
  • Money News: Twenty Best Tech Funds That Hold FANG

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    Given the innovation and success of many tech giants, it's understandable why investing in the tech sector is so appealing. Growth for the largest companies such as Facebook, Amazon, Netflix and Google or FANG investing has been impressive, beating out all the major market indices.

     
  • Celebrity Interview: Tracey Birdsall, star of the upcoming Rouge Warrior Robot Fighter Talks On Acting, The Disney Connection and Tough Girl Roles

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    Tracey Birdsall, a native California girl and the great-granddaughter of Walt Disney Composer Elbert Lewis, is an accomplished star of television and film and is headlining the new science-fiction movie Rogue Warrior: Robot Fighter.

     
  • The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel Review - Check In and Stay For the Fun

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    The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel, from Fox Searchlight Pictures and Participant Media, reunites the core group of lovelorn and apparently lost British Ex-patriot’s together in a locale awash in vibrant customs and culture for the newest installment in this magical adventure.

     
  • The Pulitzer at 100 Review – Captivating, Informative, Pulitzer’s Most Memorable Moments

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    The Pulitzer at 100, from First Run Features, presents the story of the Pulitzer Prize, with historical accounts from Joseph Pulitzer's humble beginnings and the prestigious honor his award has become weaving throughout stories from scholars and winners.

     
  • Money News: Bull Markets Return; American, Europe, Asian Markets Close Up

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    The DOW Jones Industrial Average pitched and rallied throughout the week as did the top ten watched markets with nearly all managing to get up under September’s heavy losses and run with the bull earning solid gains across the board.

     
  • Ariel Sharon, Former Israeli Prime Minster, Dies After Eight Years In Coma

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    Former Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon, who spent his life dedicated to Israel, its people and furthering the peace process, has died after spending eight years in a coma brought on by a stroke. He was 85.

     
  • Money News: DOW, NASDAQ, S&P; Top Ten World Markets Close Up

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    The DOW Jones Industrial followed an identical trading pattern set in the early opening Asian markets to begin the week fluctuating with deep declines and by mid-week gaining strength and momentum to end the trading week up.

     
  • MIFF: Gold and Silver Saint George Prizes Awarded at Closing Ceremony

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    The closing ceremony of the 42nd Moscow International Film Festival was held on October 8 at the Rossiya Theater. Top honors Juried prizes went to films from Russia, France/Egypt, South Korea, United Kingdom, Turkey, and Israel.

     
  • World News: U.S. Presidential Election Weighs on Allies

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    The 2020 Election has become the center of the world’s media with all eyes focused on the outcome one thing is certain: the power of the United States, to dictate world trade is at stake.