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Chris Akinyemi releases new single “Radio” from debut EP ‘Autumn’

New Jersey native Chris Akinyemi has teamed up with producer Dboy (Souldiggaz, Missy Elliot, Dirty Money) to record his first single “Radio” off his debut EP ‘Autumn’.

Chris Akinyemi
The song is mixed by industry veteran Harry Conyers (Foo fighters, Vanessa Williams, Mint Condition). He pulls listeners’ ears with his visual storytelling, captivating melodies and charismatic persona.

RedOne launches 2101 Records with Universal Music – sign Mohombi

Universal Music is honoured to announce their joint venture with super producer, RedOne, and his new record label 2101 Records.

Photo: Mohombi. The international Grammy winning hit maker was recently honoured as Billboard Producer Of The Year and BMI Songwriter of The Year, and is famed for his work with Michael Jackson, Sean Kingston, Enrique Iglesias, Akon and Lady Gaga.

Anberlin “Impossible” video + 2010 tour dates

Universal Republic rockers Anberlin will launch a North American headlining tour at New Orleans’ House of Blues on September 28th.

Crash Kings and Civil Twilight will open on the outing, which includes stops at Los Angeles’ House of Blues (October 8th) and The Fillmore New York at Irving Plaza (October 30th). Anberlin will also play a show with 30 Seconds to Mars on September 30th in Oklahoma City.

Fake Problems – ‘Real Ghosts Caught On Tape’ + tour with The Gaslight Anthem

SideOneDummy Records is excited to announce the September 21, 2010 release of Real Ghosts Caught On Tape, the sophomore album from Naples, FL’s Fake Problems.

Fake Problems
Fake Problems are back and have successfully reinvented themselves again with their most accomplished album to date, an album that draws influence from a wide variety indie-rock, ’60s girl-groups, and Phil Spector’s ‘Wall of Sound’ production style.

Fake Problems - Real Ghosts Caught On Tape
The band is to tour with The Gaslight Anthem in September and October.

Hercules Moments Launch Free Aberdeen Music Sampler

A trio of young music enthusiasts from the North-East of Scotland are offering fans the chance to download the best in local talent, free of charge.

Dave Lovie, Russell Thom and Eoin Smith
Photo: The ‘Hercules Moments: Vol. 1′ sampler team: Dave Lovie, Russell Thom and Eoin Smith. Eoin Smith and Russell Thom, both 19, founders of local music blog Hercules Moments, and Dave Lovie, 23, have embarked on a grand scheme to bring Aberdeen’s music to the masses.