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III Points Festival and Thrillcall Partner for Summer Giveaway Series

III Points Festival and Thrillcall Partner for Summer Giveaway Series

Thrillcall is excited to announce our partnership with III Points Music, Tech and Art Festival in Miami.  For our partnership with III Points, we will host a...

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Thrillcall Offers Giveaways for Philip Selway Tour

Thrillcall Offers Giveaways for Philip Selway Tour

After gaining international fame and respect through his work as the drummer for Radiohead, Philip Selway in recent years has transitioned towards amazing directions...

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The Delta Saints Tour for Upcoming “Bones” Album Release

The Delta Saints Tour for Upcoming “Bones” Album Release

The Delta Saints tour kicks off August 1st at Mammoth Bluesapalooza in Mammoth Lakes, CA as they get ready for their upcoming second album release, Bones. The Delta...

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Thrillcall Offering Giveaways for The Spill Canvas Tour

Thrillcall Offering Giveaways for The Spill Canvas Tour

The Spill Canvas entered the alternative-rock scene in the early 2000’s, and have had a prolific and creative career ever since. Despite moments of break-ups,...

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The Stolen Tour US/Canada this Summer

The Stolen Tour US/Canada this Summer

Get pumped because The Stolen tour of the US/Canada this summer is beginning very soon! The Stolen are an energetic pop/rock band from Old Bridge, NJ who have...

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Canadian electro-pop group Yukon Blonde tour this summer

Canadian electro-pop group Yukon Blonde tour this summer

For the uninitiated, Yukon Blonde is an indie-pop group originally from British Columbia gaining momentum for their slick instrumentation and dreamy hooks. In March,...

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Raekwon Tour with Ghostface Killah for “Only Built 4 Cuban Linx…” 20th Anniversary

Raekwon Tour with Ghostface Killah for “Only Built 4 Cuban Linx…” 20th Anniversary

Raekwon’s classic solo debut album, Only Built 4 Cuban Linx…, is turning 20 this year, and he is celebrating this birthday by going on tour with fellow...

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SummerStage NYC Celebrates 30 Years!

SummerStage NYC Celebrates 30 Years!

Can you believe that SummerStage has been around for 30 years? Neither can we. They have an amazing lineup this summer including upcoming shows with: Guster &...

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Singer-songwriter Eric Hutchinson tours with Kelly Clarkson, Pentatonix

Singer-songwriter Eric Hutchinson tours with Kelly Clarkson, Pentatonix

Eric Hutchinson, the widely acclaimed singer-songwriter hailing from Washington DC, made a name for himself with his brand of soulful, jazz-infused acoustic pop...

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Archive for: The Independent

Contest: Win a pair of tickets to see Rusted Root At The Independent!

It’s that time of year when we get buckets of rain here in San Francisco. So why not spend your evening inside the lovely Indepedent…   MORE »
October 23, 2012 By
 
 

Interview: Le Vice talks tour stories and new music!

Since 2010 San Francisco hip-hop veterans have kept our ear’s happy with their take on dance-inspired indie/hip-hop, and now they are back to give us…   MORE »
September 6, 2012 By
 
 

Japandroids at The Independent [Photo Review]

“We’ve come a long way from the Hemlock Tavern,” said Brain King, the guitarist of this year’s buzz band, Japandroids. Japandroids are maximal: a two…   MORE »
June 15, 2012 By
 
 

Active Child Interview and Contest

Combining choir music with hip hop and R&B isn’t typical for pop music, but Active Child isn’t typical. Active Child’s debut LP You’re All I See…   MORE »
 
 

Loquat at The Independent Album Release Party

Playing its first-ever live show in San Francisco in 2001, Loquat has moved through the ranks with help from Kylee Swenson Gordon’s ethereal voice and…   MORE »
 
 

SBTRKT at The Independent [Photo Review]

I only was able to catch the last song of SBTRKT’s Coachella performance this year, as they played at the same time as Miike Snow.…   MORE »
April 19, 2012 By
 
 

Wild Beasts Talk About Sex

Over the last few days I’ve been emailing back and forth with Wild Beasts‘ lead singer Hayden Thorpe about everyone’s favorite or least favorite subject:…   MORE »
 
 

Bowerbirds Tell Us Five Common Misconceptions

Once you’re in the limelight you’re the subject of praise, criticism, and errors. Ask any band and they’ll surely tell you “Oh man, this one…   MORE »