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Nelsonville Music Festival Adds Cat Power as Friday Night Headliner

While operating outside of the mainstream festival machine, The Nelsonville Music Festival has quietly put together a solid, four day line-up for their 2013 edition taking place May 30th - June 2nd at the Robbins Crossing historic village on the campus of Hocking College in Nelsonville, OH. Today's announcement of Cat Power as the Friday night headliner only reinforces the point. She joins previously, national announced acts such ...READ MORE

News Jam: Auction Date Set for The Replacements’ Songs for Slim EP, Thurston Moore Announces First Release By His Post-Sonic Youth Band and More

* The Replacements' first new recording in over 20 years, a benefit EP for guitarist Slim Dunlap who is dealing with medical issues from a recent stroke, will begin to be auctioned off tomorrow on eBay. Initially limited to 250 copies, the Songs for Slim EP will be pressed on 180-gram, 10" vinyl and will be autographed by Paul Westerberg, Tommy Stinson & Chris Mars. For those who would like to support Slim, and not do so at w...READ MORE

News Jam: Rock Hall Happenings, Wilco Tapped to Headline 2013 Nelsonville Music Festival, and Kurt Vile’s New Classic Rock Album

While much of the news surrounding the Rock Hall has focused on the hiring of new CEO, Greg Harris, and to a lesser extent, Greg Harris' days running a record store in Philadelphia, the museum has also just revealed a new exhibit honoring the legacy of the influential British record label, Two-Tone. Then, on December 12th, the museum will be hosting a screening of the Replacements documentary, Color Me Impressed, featuring a Q&A ...READ MORE

Have you noticed? The Nelsonville Music Festival Has Quietly Put Together a Solid Lineup

Lost in all the announcements for Coachella, Sasquatch, ATP, and Pitchfork, a little music festival in Nelsonville, Ohio, has started to put together a very solid lineup.  The 7th annual Nelsonville Music Festival goes down Friday, May 13th to Sunday, May 15th on the campus of Hocking College (That's about 3 hours south of here) and the list of acts scheduled to perform already includes George Jones, The Flaming Lips, Yo La Tengo, N...READ MORE