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Artist Interview: Glacier Veins

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Artist Interview: Glacier Veins

These are overwhelming times to a lot of folks, but we can always count on music to help us through. If you haven't already heard about Portland's rising alternative rock band, Glacier Veins, this interview will be a nice introduction for you. We got a chance to speak to Malia Endres of Glacier Veins a few days ago about the band's new material & how they're acclimating to the quarantine lifestyle.    Photo by: Kristina Dawn Let’s get the obvious out of the way first: how are you guys coping with the current quarantining situation? Personally, I’m keeping in mind that this is a...

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Virtual Festival: Alone Together Fest

Virtual Festival: Alone Together Fest

This past week has been rough for a lot of us for various reasons. Events continuously being canceled & jobs closing leaves most of us bored out of our minds as a result. If you've been productive & healthy during this quarantine, I applaud you. It was recently announced that Common Ground Collective will be hosting a virtual festival, Alone Together Fest, featuring a bunch of great artists. We've seen a few different bands livestreaming their performances this past week like Dropkick Murphy's & Code Orange, but this will have us entertained all weekend!  The festival will begin at 12PM PST / 3PM EST March...

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How To Help The Music Industry

How To Help The Music Industry

It's no secret the music industry has been affected by the Coronavirus outbreak & encouraged quarantining. Most independent contractors, self-employers, freelancers, whatever it may be in whichever industry... have been faced with the challenge of endless cancellations & daily restrictions. However, since we here at FBT specialize in the music/entertainment department, that's primarily what we'll be covering here. What was originally weeks & months of secured work has now been taken away from hundreds of musicians, crew members, venue staff, promoters, agents, etc. For those who have the ability to work from home in the meantime, we encourage you to reach...

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Hot Mulligan Tour Announcement

Hot Mulligan Tour Announcement

On March 6th, (or a day before depending on if you purchased their own leak) Hot Mulligan released their Sophomore full length, You'll Be Fine & has been receiving great feedback since. The Noise describes it as "eleven passion-soaked songs covering a wide array of emotions" (Check out their gif-filled review here). [ STREAM You'll Be Fine: HERE ] In more recent news, the Michigan-based band announced a headlining tour across America in the summer called the "You'll Be Fine Tour." The run will start in the Midwest and end in the Midwest & cover a ton of territory in between. They'll be taking...

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The Happy Alright: Live Sessions

The Happy Alright: Live Sessions

If you don't already know about the eccentric Dallas rock band, The Happy Alright, let us introduce them to you. They've been all over the place the past few years ripping gigs with bands like Belmont, Young Culture, Chase Huglin, Rarity & more recently: Northbound. [Tickets to their Charlotte NC show on 3/24: HERE] In any case, The Happy Alright dropped two "Backlot Session" music videos in the last few weeks & we just love them so much we had to share. These songs are featured on their EP, Thank You Very Much, released late last year. What we initially think is a standard studio...

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