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Watch Gary Clark Jr. Perform 'The Guitar Man' Live In The Studio

Gary Clark Jr. shines with a soulful rendition of "The Guitar Man," live in the KCRW studio.(Image credit: Brian Lowe/KCRW)
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Gary Clark Jr. confronts racism on new single 'This Land'

Gary Clark Jr. is confronting racism with his new album's lead single "This Land." The singer and guitarist says he sensed a change in his Austin, Texas neighborhood during the 2016 presidential campaign, and then a confrontation with a neighbor prompted him to write the angry, blues-rock song. (March 1)            [Author: AP]
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Racism In American South Inspired Gary Clark Jr.'s 'This Land'

On his latest multi-genre album, Clark is unapologetically angry. He tells NPR's Michel Martin what inspired it: "That's what came out as a result of ... life being black in this country." (Image credit: Frank Maddocks/Courtesy of the artist)
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Album Review: Gary Clark Jr.’s ‘This Land’

Not that many years ago, people were talking about Gary Clark Jr. in terms of his ability to revive a fairly commercially moribund genre: the blues. But his third full-length studio album, “This Land,” makes good on his potential to make a record that fits quite nicely within the larger realm of mainstream rock ‘n’ […]
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New Music Friday: Our Top 8 Albums Out Feb. 22

Our picks for the best albums out this week include an epic treatise on Americanism from Gary Clark Jr., the delicate and beautiful sounds of singer Julia Jacklin, Atlanta rapper Gunna and more.(Image credit: Spike Jordan/Courtesy of the artist)
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Gary Clark Jr. Finds the Right Words, As Well as Solos, on New Album

From the scorched earth rock and anti-racist (and anti-Trump-ian) howl of its title tune, to the pounding country-blues of “The Governor,” with its cynical take on social justice issues, Gary Clark Jr.’s third studio effort, “This Land,” does what none of the 35-year-old singer-guitarist’s albums have in the past: it puts his mouth where his […]
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Gary Clark Jr. Shows Impressive Musical Range On 'This Land'

The Austin native's latest album This Land incorporates punk, soul and even hip-hop.(Image credit: Frank Maddocks/Courtesy of the artist)
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Gary Clark Jr. Shows Impressive Musical Rage On 'This Land'

The Austin native's latest album This Land incorporates punk, soul and even hip-hop.(Image credit: Frank Maddocks/Courtesy of the artist)
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Someone once told Gary Clark Jr. to 'go back to Africa.' 'This Land' is his response

Clark has processed his experiences into a wide, expressive range on his new album, 'This Land.'            [Author: Special to USA TODAY]
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Gary Clark Jr. Is The Real Life Guitar Hero

In the wake of Gary Clark Jr's recent performance on the coveted SNL stage, talent developer and music business writer Jesse Kirshbaum here takes a moment to reflect on why a powerful and iconic "real life guitar hero" like Clark Jr. still struggles to break into the mainstream of music. _____________________________ Guest post by Jesse Kirshbaum of the Nue Agency This weekend I had the privilege of seeing Gary Clark Jr. perform on SNL, one of the most coveted milestones for a m...
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Don Cheadle sports political shirts as he hosts ‘SNL’

NEW YORK (AP) — Don Cheadle delivered some political messages along with jokes as he hosted “Saturday Night Live” for the first time. The actor sported a T-shirt that said “Protect Trans Kids” as he introduced musical guest Gary Clark Jr. And in closing Saturday’s show, Cheadle wore a jersey with the former Soviet Union’s […]
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New Gary Clark Jr video: This Land

Video: Gary Clark Jr – “This Land” Directed by Savanah Leaf. From This Land, due March 1 on Warner Bros. They say turbulent times create great art, and Gary Clark Jr. has had enough of this shit. Filmed in Clark’s hometown of Austin, Texas, the video is just as striking and powerful as the chorus … Continue reading New Gary Clark Jr video: This Land → Read more at Glorious Noise...
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Trae Tha Truth – “I’m On 3.0″ Video (Feat. T.I., Dave East, Tee Grizzley, Royce Da 5’9″, Curren$y, DRAM, Snoop Dogg, Fabolous, Rick Ross, Chamillionaire, G Eazy, Styles P, E-40, Mark Morrison, & Gary Clark Jr.)

Trae Tha Truth is a well-regarded veteran of the Houston rap underground. He used to be half of the duo ABN -- Assholes By Nature, great name -- with his cousin Z-Ro. These days, he persistently cranks out muttery fast-rap jams and occasionally takes advantage of his considerable rap-world connections. Every so often, Trae rounds … More »
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New Video: Trae Tha Truth Feat. Various Artists “I’m On 3.0”

Trae Tha Truth’s Tha Truth Pt. 3 album came out back in the summer of 2017, lead by the song “I’m On 3.0.” The near 10-minute track is a loaded posse-cut, featuring 15 artists. Nearly two years later, the Houston ambassador brings the collaborative record to life with an official music video. Lead by Trae, the visual also features DRAM, Mark Morrison, Tee Grizzley, Dave East, Royce 5’9, T.I., Curren$y, E-40, Styles P, Snoop Dogg, Fabolous, Rick Ross, Chamillionaire, G-Eazy, and Gary Clark Jr....
Tags: Videos, Jazz, Rick Ross, Houston, Snoop Dogg, DRAM, Trae Tha Truth, Dave East, Trae, Fabolous, Gary Clark Jr, Chamillionaire, Styles P, G-Eazy, Currensy, T.i


this was a good week

This was a good week! Here’s why:• This week was my first solid week of working in my new home office, with Marcus back at his job and Alex back to school, the weather has been cool and crisp, and I’m just happy to be back home. It’s been lovely getting back into routine.• I’m late sharing this, but I love this story of a kindergarten teacher who played Santa for his kids.• Are your new year’s resolutions joyful?• Love...
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Gary Clark Jr. Returns with “This Land”

The talented single will release his third album in March.
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Gary Clark Jr. Gets Angry And Blunt About Race Relations In ‘This Land’

The guitarist’s new song looks at hatred in America. "I go to some places and I’m just a n****r to somebody," he said.
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Bun B Reveals ‘Return of the Trill’ Track List, Drops “Recognize” Feat. T.I. & Big K.R.I.T.

Bun B is gearing up to release his new album, Return of the Trill, on August 31. It will serve as the UGK legend’s first album since 2013’s Trill OG: The Epilogue. The Underground King now returns with a new single, “Recognize.” With a classic southern sound, Bun B recruits a couple of familiar friends in T.I. and Big K.R.I.T. to join the ride. “Recognize” is available as a free download when fans pre-order the album now on iTunes. Coming in at 13 tracks, Return of the Trill features guest ap...
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Live Music: Newport Folk Festival 2018

To view individual photos or a slideshow, click below. All Photos ©2018 Nikki Vee. [See image gallery at popdose.com] Folk Festival weekend has come and gone here in Newport, RI and in keeping with tradition, the festival offers an array of artists who continue to carry the torch for traditional folk music. But over recent years the Newport Folk Festival has evolved to include a mixture of modern and traditional folk, roots, and blues music while seeking to expand the scope of “folk.” The Folk...
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Newport Folk Festival 2018

To view individual photos or a slideshow, click below. All Photos ©2018 Nikki Vee. [See image gallery at popdose.com] Folk Festival weekend has come and gone here in Newport, RI and in keeping with tradition, the festival offers an array of artists who continue to carry the torch for traditional folk music. But over recent years the Newport Folk Festival has evolved to include a mixture of modern and traditional folk, roots, and blues music while seeking to expand the scope of “folk.” The Folk...
Tags: Music, Alabama, Thailand, Middle East, New Orleans, Oakland, Moses, Delta Spirit, St. Vincent, Jenny Lewis, Courtney Barnett, Bernie Sanders, Bell, Harbor, Fantastic Negrito, Jason Isbell


Surf Lodge 2018 concerts (James Murphy, Kelela, Smino, Noname, Ravyn Lenae, Gary Clark Jr, more)

Montauk restaurant/hotel/vacation spot The Surf Lodge's 2018 concert series also includes Kimbra, White Denim, AlunaGeorge, Lupe Fiasco, and more. Continue reading… [Author: Andrew Sacher]
Tags: Music, Lupe Fiasco, Jaden Smith, Jessie J, Kelela, St Lucia, Music News, James Murphy, Tour Dates, White Denim, Frenship, Kimbra, Alunageorge, Andrew Sacher, Lukas Nelson, Montauk


BRIC Celebrate Brooklyn free 2018 Prospect Park shows: Breeders, Godspeed, Gary Clark Jr, Aimee Mann, more

The 2018 BRIC Celebrate Brooklyn! Festival free show lineup also includes Rhye & Natalie Prass, BADBADNOTGOOD, Tinariwen, Antibalas, Brandi Carlile, The Jayhawks, Superchunk, Speedy Ortiz, and more. Continue reading… [Author: Bill Pearis]
Tags: Music, Leonard Cohen, Music News, Tour Dates, Prospect Park, 4th Of July, Speedy Ortiz, Los Lobos, Natalie Prass, Fischerspooner, Bill Pearis, Christian Scott aTunde Adjuah, Kaki King, My Brightest Diamond, Terrace Martin, Taylor McFerrin


tours announced: Arctic Monkeys, Gary Clark Jr, 311/Offspring, Tool clinics, more

Plus: The National, Killing Joke, L7, Jenny Lewis, Timber Timbre, 50 Cent, Lou Barlow, A Place to Bury Strangers and more newly-announced and upcoming tours. Continue reading… [Author: BrooklynVegan Staff]
Tags: Music, Arctic Monkeys, 50 Cent, Music News, Tour Dates, Tool, A Place To Bury Strangers, Full Of Hell, Spoon, Kevin Morby, Crumb, Gary Clark Jr, Lower Dens, Hip Hop News, BrooklynVegan Staff, Heavy Metal News


Eric Clapton announces "only remaining" 2018 US shows (at MSG)

Last year, Eric Clapton played a few NYC and LA shows as part of what he said was his ”final” tour. Now he added two more NYC shows for this year... Continue reading… [Author: Andrew Sacher]
Tags: Music, La, US, Music News, Eric Clapton, Tour Dates, MSG, Andrew Sacher, Madison Square Garden, Gary Clark Jr, Jimmi Vaughan


Arroyo Seco 2018 lineup (Neil Young, Jack White, Robert Plant, Belle & Sebastian, more)

The lineup also includes Pretenders, Kamasi Washington, The Specials, Seu Jorge, Margo Price, Violent Femmes, The Bangles, Margaret Glaspy, Hurray for the Riff Raff, and more. Continue reading… [Author: Jeremy Nifras]
Tags: Music, Neil Young, Kings of Leon, Typhoon, The Specials, Jack White, Dorothy, Belle and Sebastian, Irma Thomas, Third Eye Blind, Music News, Tour Dates, Kamasi Washington, Fantastic Negrito, Robert Plant, Los Lobos


Keith Richards added to Love Rocks NYC! benefit concert

He joins a stacked lineup that already included Norah Jones, Emmylou Harris, Donald Fagen, Billy F. Gibbons, Warren Haynes, Gary Clark Jr., Mavis Staples, and more. Continue reading… [Author: Andrew Sacher]
Tags: Music, Norah Jones, Benefit, John McEnroe, Keith Richards, Music News, Tour Dates, Cheap Trick, Donald Fagen, Mavis Staples, Andrew Sacher, Emmylou Harris, Anthony Hamilton, Lucinda Williams, Billy Gibbons, Warren Haynes


Arroyo Seco Weekend 2018 lineup includes Neil Young, Jack White, Robert Plant and Kings of Leon

Arroyo Seco Weekend, which enjoyed a successful launch in 2017, returns to the picturesque grounds surrounding the Rose Bowl on June 23-24 with a strong lineup that includes Neil Young + Promise of the Real, former Led Zeppelin singer Robert Plant and the Sensational Shape Shifters, the rock ‘n’ roll brother act of Kings Of Leon and bluesy rocker Jack White, making his first Los Angeles area appearance of 2018. Jack White, seen here at Coachella in 2015, will co-headline the 2018 Arroyo Seco...
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Gary Clark Jr expands 2018 tour, adds 2nd Capitol Theatre show

Blues rocker Gary Clark Jr recently announced a 2018 tour, including a NYC-area show happening at the Capitol Theatre on June 7. That show is sold out except for VIP tickets, but luckily Gary added a second night... Continue reading… [Author: Andrew Sacher]
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