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12.05.2012 | | Posted at 02:30 PM
By Evan Rytlewski
The Portland, Ore., indie-electronica outfit STRFKR—that's Starfucker, for those without delicate sensibilities—will play the Turner Hall Ballroom on Wednesday, March 20, the venue announced today. They'll be touring behind their upcoming album Miracle Mile, set for a Feb. 19 release on Polyvinyl, and today they premiered the first song from that album, "While I'm Alive," a whacked-out slab of...
11.12.2012 | | Posted at 10:00 AM

Jason Aldean

By Shepherd Express Staff
Summerfest has announced its first 2013 Marcus Amphitheater headliner, and true to form, it's a country act: Jason Aldean. The Macon, Ga., native has been a country mainstay since his single “Hicktown,” a rollicking, irreverent ode to small towns everywhere, reached No. 10 on the country charts back in 2005. But it wasn’t until his third album, 2007's Wide Open, that Aldean truly emerged as ...
10.30.2012 | | Posted at 09:00 AM
By Shepherd Express Staff
As a pretty blonde with a tonally pure, lung-buster of a voice and built-in following as a winner of “American Idol,” it was almost a foregone conclusion that Carrie Underwood would succeed in any style of music. She chose commercial-radio country and, as expected, an Underwood single that doesn’t reach No. 1 in airplay is rare indeed—only Taylor Swift rivals her as young country roya...

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