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Preview: BRONCHO at the Jackpot 2/14

Preview: BRONCHO at the Jackpot 2/14

Tulsa natives, BRONCHO, will be playing at the Jackpot Thursday, February 14th. Their song “Try me out sometime” was featured last week on KEXP’s Song of the Day. “It’s not nostaliga, it’s natural,” says BRONCHO bassist Jonathan Ford, referring to the Oklahoma City band’s undeniably 70′s sound. The side-project of Starlight Mints keyboardist Ryan Lindsay, […]

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Exclusive Music: Tanner Walle-Why Are You Always Making Changes?

Former Lawrencian, Tanner Walle is releasing his new EP, Bodega, in a few months and letting BeatLawrence preview his first single, “Why Are You Always Making Changes?” Recorded strictly at home and engineered/produced entirely by himself, Bodega, is more rock heavy than previous releases, with emphasis on Walle’s re-obsession with Brian Wilson. (No such thing […]

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Keller Williams at the Granada

The Free State Brewing Company presents Keller Williams this Saturday, December 1st at the Granada. 8pm All Ages.   We’re giving away tickets to this show on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/beatlawrence

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Matt & Kim at Liberty Hall this Saturday

Matt & Kim at Liberty Hall this Saturday

If you’re looking to party this weekend, head to the Matt & Kim show at Liberty Hall on Saturday. From previous concert reviews, this is a show you don’t want to miss. M&K made videos for each album track from Lightning which you can watch and stream in full: http://mattandkimmusic.com/2012/10/02/lightning-out-today-2/ Purchase tickets here!

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Quiet Corral: Homecoming House Party

Quiet Corral: Homecoming House Party

Friday night post pumpkin carving called for a musical experience. We packed up and headed out to the Granada for the Quiet Corral/ Communist Daughter/Skypiper show. Skypiper opened the evening as an indie band does: lots of mellow tunes that feature a bearded man in a suit, the accordion, a cello, and an upright base. […]

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Big Science-Blind Our Eyes

Big Science‘s Blind Our Eyes sounds like it should be in a John Hughes’ film.  The Chicago foursome’s latest LP Difficulty is out today!   Blind Our Eyes by Big Science Buy on iTunes [itunes link=”http://itunes.apple.com/us/album/blind-our-eyes/id525010222?i=525010396&uo=4″ title=”Big Science-Blind Our Eyes (iTunes)”]

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The Fluorescent

The Fluorescent

Look at the “About” page on The Fluorescent’s website and this is what you’ll find: a guy started making electronic music using a gameboy and a keyboard. then he got married, so he got his wife a synth too. they decided they should start a band. and they did. and this is the one they […]

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Hoodie Allen – “James Franco”

A musical tribute to James Franco. That’s what the world has been missing. Hoodie Allen has filled that gaping hole in our lives with his hip-hop ode to the actor. Hoodie, whose real name is Steven Markowitz, is a New York rapper who recently quit his job at Google to devote all of his time […]

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U2 Cover

Snow Patrol, Killers, NIN, Depeche Mode cover U2

It’s been twenty years since U2 released Achtung Baby. Twenty years. Seems like, well, okay it does seem like twenty years ago. Well, now some notable artists have made a cover album, AHK-toong Bay-bi, for Q magazine. The cover album includes The Killers, Snow Patrol, Nine Inch Nails and Depeche Mode. Listen to some of […]

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Notorious BIG, Skizzy Mars Mashup by DJ 21azy

I came across this last week on The Music Ninja. It needs to be shared. It’s a mashup of a remix of a remix of a song. I think I got that right. Anyway, DJ 21azy, who according to his Facebook page has been inspired by “a combination of Girl Talk and boredom”, has put […]

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