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Story by Hayden Goodridge / Contributing Writer King Krule’s appearance may surprise you. While his music gives the impression of a gruff, commanding presence at the microphone, Archy Marshall, the 23-year-old South London singer-songwriter behind the music, gives the unassuming impression of a scrawny, pallid juvenile with a crimson nest of hair atop his head. …

Story by Hayden Goodridge / Contributing Writer We see it all the time: Artists who reach the latter end of their career suddenly alter their already-established sound as a way to introduce fresh musicality, but in doing so, they run the risk of repelling long-time fans and placing themselves in the dreaded “washed out rocker” …

Photo by Tayhlor Stephenson / Lifestyles Editor Whether it’s the commemoration of a loved-one’s 50th birthday or the notable purchase of one’s 50th concert ticket, the number serves as a milestone in many scenarios, just as it did last night in Lightning 100’s execution of its 50th Live on the Green–a free concert series that …

Photo by Gregory French / Sidelines Archives Story by Alexis Marshall / MTSU Seigenthaler News Service The Glass Animals made their second Bonnaroo appearance last night at the Which Stage, offering a smooth transition from pre-heat liners, the XX, to rock legends, U2. Their chilled out indie rock set was heavily influenced by funk and hip-hop. They …

Photos courtesy of  Goth Babe, Love Lies Bleeding and Snake Cheney Thanks to Middle Tennessee State University’s prestigious recording industry program and Nashville’s lucrative music industry opportunities, Murfreesboro is home to a diverse, expansive alternative music scene. From that comes some great punk, indie pop, rhythm and blues, hip-hop, emo and more. Below is a list, …

Photos by Olivia Ladd/ Lifestyles Editor Los Angeles indie outfit Grouplove brought their Big Mess tour to Cannery Ballroom in Nashville, Tenn., on Saturday along with guests Dilly Dally and MUNA. Fresh off the release of “Big Mess” on Sept. 9, 2016, the five-piece sold out the show and was high-energy from beginning to end, …