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Firefly 2016 Preview Playlist

This weekend, we will be attending the Firefly music festival in Dover, Delaware. After going to Firefly last year, we are thrilled to get back to the Woodlands and check out some great music. This year’s headliners include Deadmau5, Mumford & Sons, Kings of Leon, Florence & The Machine, A$AP Rocky, Disclosure, Major Lazer, Vince […]

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Meet The Newest Indie Sensation

Being a young person in any professional industry is tough. Shit, being young in general is tough. Being a 21 year-old recording artist signed to one of the biggest record labels in the world is even tougher. “Getting signed to a major was definitely 0 to 60 transition. I went from being a small town […]

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COM Exclusive: Cal Scruby Interview and BTS Video of Michael Bay

In May of 2014, Cal Scruby signed with Riveting Entertainment, a multi-award winning production company looking for expansion into music management. Shortly after signing, Cal moved to Los Angeles to embark on an entirely new journey fully dedicated to music. Fast-forward a year and 5 months, Cal releases his first project under the label Riveting […]

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Why We Need Sad Music

It’s Sunday morning, you’re vaguely hungover. Morning in this case is 1pm, because that’s the earliest hour you could reluctantly drag your aching body out of bed. Toss off the sheets and before you lay the remnants of last night, an emptied bottle of wine, crinkled cellophane from another pack of cigarettes, and your phone aimlessly tossed to the side. Press home, a stream of notifications pop up, wasted texts, snapchats from people you’ve since lost track of.

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Greg Holden and the Music Industry

By: Liam McCarthy As he prepares for a show at Nashville’s Cannery Ballroom with Vintage Trouble, Greg Holden is relaxing in his green room, telling me of his connection to Music City. “I used to come down here and write with people I didn’t know very well, but now that I’ve clicked with some of […]

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College-of-Music.com Exclusive Interview with Phoebe Ryan

Follow @CollegeofMusic2 Do you like drugs Phoebe Ryan bursts the simple, melodic question out to her Friday morning festival crowd. Mimicking the New Jersey singer/songwriter’s motions, the crowd doesn’t miss a beat to Ryan’s R.Kelly/Miguel/Kesha mashup. At the age of 23, coming off the heels of her debut EP and relocation to Los Angeles, the […]

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