On Tour: Circuit de Yeux, Girlpool & Mates of State

June 25th, 2015
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Circuit de Yeux

06/29 – Columbus, OH – Mint Collective
06/30 – Philadelphia, PA – Johnny Brenda’s
07/01 – Washington, DC – Union Arts
07/02 – New York, NY – Subculture
07/03 – Brooklyn, NY – Trans-Pecos w/ Evan Caminiti
07/05 – Portsmouth, NH – 3S Artspace
07/06 – Providence, RI – Aurora w/ Orion Regal Dommisse, High Aura’d
07/07 – Montreal, QC – La Sala Rossa w/ Xylouris White
07/08 – Toronto, ON – The Drake Hotel w/ Xylouris White
07/09 – Detroit, MI – UFO Factory
07/10 – Cincinnati, OH – Ice Cream Factory
07/15 – Chicago, IL – Schuba’s w/ Xylouris White
08/04 – Bloomington, IN – The Bishop
08/05- Lexington, KY – Embrace Church
08/06- Knoxville, TN – Pilot Light
08/07- Atlanta, GA – Eyedrum
08/09- Austin, TX – Salvage Vanguard Theater
08/10 – San Antonio, TX – Paper Tiger
08/11 – Marfa, TX – Hotel El Cosmico
08/12 – Albuquerque, NM – Sister
08/13 – Tucson, AZ – Solar Culture
08/14- Phoenix, AZ – Valley Bar
08/15 – San Diego, CA – Seven Grand
08/16 – Santa Ana, CA – Observatory (Berserktown Festival)
08/17 – San Francisco, CA – Brick & Mortar
08/19 – Portland, OR – Doug Fir Lounge
08/20 – Vancouver, BC – Cobalt
08/21 – Seattle, WA – Lo-fi Performance Gallery
08/22 – Boise, ID – MING Studios
08/24 – Denver, CO – Rhinoceropolis
08/25 – Omaha, NE – O’Leavers
08/26- Iowa City, IA – The Mill
08/27- Minneapolis, MN – 7th Street Entry
09/11-13 – Hudson, NY – Basillica Soundscape

Girlpool

07/7 Brooklyn, NY @ Music Hall of Williamsburg
07/25 Seattle, WA @ Capitol Hill Block Party
08/6 Washington DC @ Comet Ping Pong
08/7 Durham, NC @ The Pinhook
08/8-9 – Atlanta, GA @ Wrecking Ball Fest
08/10 Nashville, TN @ Stone Fox
08/11 St Louis, MO @ Foam
08/12 Columbus, OH @ Double Happiness
08/13 Pittsburgh, PA @ Mr. Roboto
08/14 Philadelphia, PA @ Everybody Hits
08/23 Los Angeles, CA @ FYF Fest

Mates of State

06/26 Lincoln Hall Chicago, IL
06/27 Firebird St Louis, MO
07/01 Turf Club Saint Paul, MN
07/02 Reverb Omaha, NE
07/03 The Record Bar Kansas City, MO
07/05 1884 Lounge Memphis, TN
07/06 The High Watt Nashville, TN
07/07 The Mothlight Asheville, NC
07/08 Rock and Roll Hotel Washington, DC
07/09 The Sinclair Cambridge, MA

 

Redeye Alert – Chris Stamey, Girlpool & Oscar News + Lots More

June 25th, 2015
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- Chris Stamey is getting great press from his new album, Euphoria, with PopMatters calling it ‘a new level of greatness” and American Songwriter stating that it “returns him to the ringing power-pop waters he is best known for.’ You can also watch his video for “Universe-sized Arms” here.

– Girlpool just released a video for their new single “Magnifying Glass” from Before the World Was Big, which The Fader calls, “sweet like summer.”

– Interview Magazine gets behind the scenes with Shilpa Ray in an interview conducted by Sharon Van Etten.

– Interview also features Wichita Recordings artist Oscar, calling the songs on his Beautiful Words EP (out 6/30) “catchy with seamless production.”

– The Bluegrass Situation premieres Eleni Mandell’s “What Love Can Do” from her upcoming album, Dark Lights Up, where Eleni tells a story of her time in Paris that inspired the song.

– Circuit de Yeux premiere a new video for “Fantasize the Scene” off their Thrill Jockey release, In Plain Speech, along with an interview on Paper
Magazine

– Watch “Jailbreak,” B. Dolan’s new video featuring Aesop Rock, Buck 65 and David Lam on 2dopeboyz. Kill the Wolf is out 7/10 on Strange Famous.

– NPR recently picked up Burger Records artist Vaadat Charigim’s stellar KEXP performance as one its ‘Favorite Sessions.’ Check it out here.

– PopMatters just released Datura4’s new video for “Out With The Tide,”  calling it “psychedelic boogie-woogie.” Watch the video from 7/10’s Demon Blues here.

 

Quick Hits: Google Play Announces Ad Supported Streaming Radio

June 24th, 2015
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It was announced yesterday that Google Play has launched a new ad-supported radio tier of service in the US market which is licensed through SoundExchange.  The stated intent of the new tier is to encourage new potential customers to use and experience the Google Play format and demonstrate the value of the service to drive premium subscriptions.  In an effort to achieve this goal, Google Play will be actively including promotional messaging within the new format to encourage paid conversions and increase user awareness of premium features.

With the Google Play Music app is pre-installed on all Android based devices, the addition of a free ad-supported tier has the potential to reach the 80 million Android users in the US market. The service will provide themed and contextually-based stations as well as artist specific station programming.

Have a question about the latest news in the music industry and how it affects indie retail, editorial placements, sales and more? Contact your Redeye Project Manager, or reach out to us to say hello.

Redeye Seeking Accounts Receivable Representative

June 22nd, 2015

Redeye is looking to fill a newly opened position for an accounts receivable representative. This job consists of the management and collection of trade accounts receivable and includes customer service, account analysis, collections, and other duties as required. You can read a full job summary here.  If you are interested and qualified, please email your resume and cover letter to Jim Trenner (jim [at] redeyeworldwide.com).

On Tour: Trails and Ways, Jaga Jazzist & Mates of State

June 11th, 2015
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Trails and Ways

6/10 – Dallas, TX – Club Dada
6/12 – Atlanta, GA – 529
6/13 – Chapel Hill, NC – Local 506
6/14 – Washington, DC – DC9
6/16 – Philadelphia, PA Kung Fu – Necktie
6/18 – New York, NY – Mercury Lounge
6/19 – Boston, MA Red Room @ – Café 939
6/20 – Brooklyn, NY – Palisades
6/22 – Cleveland, OH – Beachland Tavern
6/23 – Chicago, IL – Schubas
6/24 – St. Paul, MN – Turf Club
6/26 – Denver, CO – Larimer Lounge
6/27 – Salt Lake City, UT – Kilby Court

Jaga Jazzist

6/17/2015    Los Angeles, CA  – The Teragram Ballroom
6/18/2015    San Francisco, CA  –  The Independent
6/20/2015    New York, NY  –  Webster Hall
6/21/2015    Washington, DC  –  Black Cat
6/22/2015    Philadelphia, PA  –  Union Transfer
6/23/2015    Asheville, NC  –  New Mountain
6/24/2015    Chicago, IL  –  Lincoln Hall
6/25/2015    Rothbury, MI  –  Electric Forest Festival
6/27/2015    Calgary, AB  –  Sled Island
6/28/2015    Saskatoon, SK  –  Saskatchewan Jazz Fest
6/29/2015    Montreal, QC  –  Montreal Jazz Fest
6/30/2015    Ottawa, ON  –  Ottawa Jazz Festival

Mates of State

6/22 Club Cafe – Pittsburgh, PA
6/23 Grog Shop – Cleveland, OH
6/24 Madison Live – Covington, KY
6/25 The HI-FI – Indianapolis, IN
6/26 Lincoln Hall – Chicago, IL
6/27 – Firebird – St Louis, MO
7/01 Turf Club – Saint Paul, MN
7/02 Reverb – Omaha, NE
7/03The Record Bar – Kansas City, MO
7/05 1884 Lounge – Memphis, TN
7/06 The High Watt – Nashville, TN
7/07 The Mothlight – Asheville, NC
7/08 Rock and Roll Hotel – Washington, DC
7/09 The Sinclair – Cambridge, MA