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2 hrs ago | WETK-TV Colchester

Live from the Artists Den

The 1920s glamour of the Belasco Theater in downtown Los Angeles provided a stunning setting for a triumphant performance by Mumford & Sons. The band delivered songs from its recent Number One album, Babel, along with such hits as "Little Lion Man" and "I Will Wait."

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock

9 hrs ago | PennLive.com

Phillip Phillips to perform at Luhrs Center; singer talks Mumford and Sons comparison, 'American Idol' past and more

The Georgia singer/songwriter comes across as warm and friendly, over the phone. We may be two strangers talking, but he seems at ease.

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Related Topix: Game Show, American Idol, Reality TV, Entertainment, Television, Pop/Rock, Phillip Phillips

Tue Sep 09, 2014

Hedonistica

Don't Try This At Home: Man Chugs Bottle Of Jack Daniels In 13-Seconds

This is a video of ready-to-die Will Williams chugging a fifth of Jack Daniels in 13-seconds . You should not try this at home.

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Mon Sep 08, 2014

Hedonistica

Don't Try This At Home: Man Chugs Bottle Of Jack Daniels In 13-Seconds

This is a video of ready-to-die Will Williams chugging a fifth of Jack Daniels in 13-seconds . You should not try this at home.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock

The Wichita Eagle

Test run for festival becomes monthly event

In June 2013, Guthrie city officials and some downtown retailers met to address concerns about the upcoming Gentlemen of the Road music festival. The September event would bring Mumford & Sons and other musicians to the area.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Marketing, Entertainment

Fri Sep 05, 2014

Scotsman.com

Students favour ukulele over traditional recorder

IT IS an instrument first made popular by comedian and singer George Formby in the 1940s featuring in his classic ditty When I'm Cleaning Windows. And now the popularity of the ukulele with contemporary musicians such as Taylor Swift and Mumford & Sons has led to schoolchildren shunning the humble recorder in favour of the quirky string instrument.

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Related Topix: George Formby, Oldies, Pop/Rock

Competitor Magazine

Lora Vaccaro: Music Has A Place In Running

Lora Vaccaro and Bridget Nixdorf like to listen to a variety of music when they run. Photo: www.shutterstock.com Hey DJ, turn up the beat! Or not.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, R.E.M., The White Stripes, Foo Fighters, Blues, The Black Keys, Top-of-the-World, AZ

ContactMusic.com

The Melodic - Effra Parade Album Review

In Rob Young's fascinating encyclopedic book on British folk music 'Electric Eden', the author evocatively describes the music of the classical protagonists - Kate Bush, Nick Drake et al - as " Yearning for an intense communion with nature and the desire to reclaim a stolen innocence ". The problem is that, despite a tidal wave of cravat wearing accordion squeezers commandeering a large chunk of popular music real estate in the last few years, very little of it has felt that authentic.

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Related Topix: Folk, Nick Drake, Tsunami, Natural Disasters, Pop/Rock, Laura Marling

Thu Sep 04, 2014

AmericanBankingNews.com

Pretty Much Every Mumford & Sons Song In Less Than 2 Minutes

Grab your banjos and sing along, folk fans. YouTube user Dion Beary performs a rendition of basically every Mumford & Sons song ever in his acoustic parody.

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Wed Sep 03, 2014

Gawker

Guy's Impression of Every Mumford and Sons Song Is Basically Accurate

Here's Dion Beary playing that one Mumford and Sons song about love, the one where the singing gets all quiet and then the strumming grows more emphatic and the singing gradually escalates to a shout-or "every Mumford and Sons song, basically."

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Thu Aug 28, 2014

MTV

Marcus Haney Calls 'No Cameras Allowed' A Field Guide To Playing By Your Own Rules

In 2010, while studying film in college, Haney found himself too short on cash to pay for entry to his dream festival, Coachella.

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

Business Journal

Downtown Troy wants to build on momentum from Mumford & Sons

One year after Mumford & Sons rolled through Troy, the city is still reaping benefits from the music festival, which brought enormous exposure to downtown.

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Mon Aug 25, 2014

WXPN-FM Philadelphia

XPN's Gotta Hear Song of the Week: "Nothing To It" by The New Basement Tapes

Lost On The River: The New Basement Tapes , is a new collaborative album project from Elvis Costello, Rhiannon Giddens , Taylor Goldsmith , Jim James , Marcus Mumford and producer T Bone Burnett.

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Related Topix: Carolina Chocolate Drops, Pop/Rock, Philadelphia, PA

Sat Aug 23, 2014

Music-News.com

Hunter & The Bear - Before I Come Home

Off the back of supporting Eric Clapton, London based Hunter & The Bear announce themselves with this strong set of four tracks on their second EP, that evokes comparisons from the likes of Mumford & Sons to The Band.

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Wed Aug 20, 2014

NME

Marcus Mumford, Elvis Costello, Jim James feature on first song from 'lost' Bob Dylan lyrics LP

Marcus Mumford of Mumford & Sons , Elvis Costello and Jim James of My Morning Jacket all feature on the first song to be taken from the forthcoming 'lost' Bob Dylan lyrics LP, 'Lost on the River: The New Basement Tapes' .

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, us Travel, Travel

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