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This week on MC Now: Boston strong! MC brings Hot Chelle Rae and Sammy Adams to Boston for a surprise performance. Check out clips from the show now!

Maroon 5 and Kelly Clarkson are hitting the road together! Check out the dates to see if they’ll be in a town near you! 

Here are the dates for the 2013 Honda Civic Tour:

August 1: St. Louis, MO (Verizon Wireless Amphitheater St. Louis)
August 3:  Indianapolis, IN (Klipsch Music Center)
August 4: Cincinnati, OH (Riverbend Music Center)
August 6: Pittsburgh, PA (First Niagara Pavilion)
August 7: Camden, NJ (Susquehanna Bank Center)
August 9: Mansfield, MA (Comcast Center)
August 10: Holmdel, NJ (PNC Bank Arts Center)
August 11: Wantagh, NY (Nikon at Jones Beach Theater)
August 25: Chicago, IL (First Midwest Bank Amphitheatre)
August 26: Cleveland, OH (Blossom Music Center)
August 28: Detroit, MI (DTE Energy Music Theatre)
August 31: Hartford, CT (Comcast Theatre)
September 1: Scranton, PA (Toyota Pavilion at Montage Mountain)
September 4: Darien, NY (Darien Lake Performing Arts Center)
September 5: Saratoga Springs, NY (Saratoga Performing Arts Center)
September 7: Bristow, VA (Jiffy Lube Live)
September 8: Virginia Beach, VA (Farm Bureau Live at Virginia Beach)
September 10: Raleigh, NC (Time Warner Cable Music Pavilion at Walnut Creek)
September 11: Charlotte, NC (Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre Charlotte)
September 13: Tampa, FL (Live Nation Amphitheater)
September 14: West Palm Beach, FL (Cruzan Amphitheatre)
September 16: Atlanta, GA (Aaron’s Amphitheatre at Lakewood)
September 18: Austin, TX (Austin360 Amphitheater)
September 19: Houston, TX (The Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion)
September 22: Dallas, TX (GEXA Energy Pavilion)
September 24: Denver, CO (Fiddler’s Green Amphitheatre)
September 27: Portland, OR (Sleep Country Amphitheater)
September 28: George, WA (Gorge Amphitheatre)
October 1: Marysville, CA (Sleep Train Amphitheatre)
October 2: Mountain View, CA (Shoreline Amphitheatre)
October 5: San Diego, CA (Sleep Train Amphitheatre)

It’s our biggest episode of MC NOW Yet!! 

We got out of the studio and hit the road for SXSW. It was Prolifik’s first time so Matt & Kim, Dinner And A Suit and Kat Dahlia show him the ropes. Live music, bull riding and BBQ… What more could you want? #MCNow

Starting tomorrow we’re covering the Best of the Fest on MCU’s New Music 101. Tune in for some of the best new artists from SXSW.

Starting tomorrow we’re covering the Best of the Fest on MCU’s New Music 101. Tune in for some of the best new artists from SXSW.

Pics from the kick off of Rihanna’s “Diamonds” World Tour. For more visit here

You could win a concert at your college town featuring Hot Chelle Rae and Sammy Adams, plus other weekly prizes. 

The town with the most points wins the concert, so vote now and tell your friends. NoPurchNec.Ends 3/22/13.Rules » http://bit.ly/X4CAmpYourCampus

An excellent lineup for the 2013 Hang Out Fest!! We wonder who the third headliner could be! 

Stevie Wonder
Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers
Kings of Leon
Yeah Yeah Yeahs
Kendrick Lamar
The Shins
Bassnectar
Baauer
Public Enemy
The Breeders
The Roots
Macklemore & Ryan Lewis
Imagine Dragons

for more of the lineup go here

One college town, one concert….may the loudest win!! Xfinity & MC wanna rock your town with Hot Chelle Rae & Sammy Adams! So vote for your college town now at here. 

The lineup has just been released for this year’s Free Press Summer Fest! The lineup is pretty versatile and impressive! Artists like The Postal Service, Alabama Shakes, Calvin Harris, 2 Chainz, Mat & Kim and many, many more!  

The Civil Wars have canceled their upcoming tour dates, citing irreconcilable differences. For more details on this strange situation click here. 

The Civil Wars have canceled their upcoming tour dates, citing irreconcilable differences. For more details on this strange situation click here

TYGA is going back out on the road with “Closer to my Dreams” tour this September. This time around you can expect opening acts like IGGY AZALEA, CA$H OUT, KIRKO BANGZ and STERLING SIMMS. 
Here are the dates: 
September 4 – Los Angeles, CA – Club NokiaSeptember 7 – Corpus Christi, TX – Concrete Street AmphitheatreSeptember 8 – Houston, TX – Bayou Music CenterSeptember 9 – Dallas, TX – Palladium BallroomSeptember 11 – Fargo, ND – The VenueSeptember 12 – Milwaukee, WI – Eagles BallroomSeptember 13 – Des Moines, IA – Val Air BallroomSeptember 14 – Minneapolis, MN – EpicSeptember 16 – Chicago, IL – Congress TheatreSeptember 17 – Detroit, MI Detroit – The FillmoreSeptember 18 – Columbus, OH – LC PavilionSeptember 19 – Washington DC – The FillmoreSeptember 20 – New York, NY – Best Buy TheatreSeptember 21 – Philadelphia, PA – Electric FactorySeptember 23 – Boston, MA – House of Blues

TYGA is going back out on the road with “Closer to my Dreams” tour this September. This time around you can expect opening acts like IGGY AZALEA, CA$H OUT, KIRKO BANGZ and STERLING SIMMS

Here are the dates: 

September 4 – Los Angeles, CA – Club Nokia
September 7 – Corpus Christi, TX – Concrete Street Amphitheatre
September 8 – Houston, TX – Bayou Music Center
September 9 – Dallas, TX – Palladium Ballroom
September 11 – Fargo, ND – The Venue
September 12 – Milwaukee, WI – Eagles Ballroom
September 13 – Des Moines, IA – Val Air Ballroom
September 14 – Minneapolis, MN – Epic
September 16 – Chicago, IL – Congress Theatre
September 17 – Detroit, MI Detroit – The Fillmore
September 18 – Columbus, OH – LC Pavilion
September 19 – Washington DC – The Fillmore
September 20 – New York, NY – Best Buy Theatre
September 21 – Philadelphia, PA – Electric Factory
September 23 – Boston, MA – House of Blues

Aw, you guys, don’t be sad that SXSW is over!

You can relive it via your cable box (or just experience it for the first time if you weren’t there). Check out this video, then go to MUSIC CHOICE ON DEMAND and select “2012 SXSW Recap.”

Music Choice’s own SWRV TV is streaming LIVE from SXSW from 12-6 PM Central! Tune in to our USTREAM page to check in & chat with other viewers.

KISS frontman GENE SIMMONS is getting into the restaurant business.
The restaurant/music venue chain, called Rock & Brews, will open its first location in El Segundo, California on April 3rd.
Also, 40 different types of beers will be on tap at all times. Yes, 40. 

KISS frontman GENE SIMMONS is getting into the restaurant business.

The restaurant/music venue chain, called Rock & Brews, will open its first location in El Segundo, California on April 3rd.

Also, 40 different types of beers will be on tap at all times. Yes, 40. 

RADIOHEAD adds Northeast US tour dates!
5/29 Mansfield, MA - Comcast Center  5/31 Newark, NJ - Prudential Center 6/01 Newark, NJ - Prudential Center  6/03 Washington, D.C. - Verizon Center 6/05 Cincinnati, OH - Riverbend Music Center 6/06 Cuyahoga Falls, OH - Blossom Music Center  6/10 Tinley Park, IL - First Midwest Bank Amphitheatre 6/11 Auburn Hills, MI - The Palace of Auburn Hills  6/13 Camden, NJ - Susquehanna Bank Center Read more: http://www.rollingstone.com/music/news/tour-alert-radiohead-adds-northeast-arena-gigs-20120305#ixzz1oHoZldnk

RADIOHEAD adds Northeast US tour dates!

5/29 Mansfield, MA - Comcast Center  
5/31 Newark, NJ - Prudential Center 
6/01 Newark, NJ - Prudential Center  
6/03 Washington, D.C. - Verizon Center 
6/05 Cincinnati, OH - Riverbend Music Center 
6/06 Cuyahoga Falls, OH - Blossom Music Center  
6/10 Tinley Park, IL - First Midwest Bank Amphitheatre 
6/11 Auburn Hills, MI - The Palace of Auburn Hills  
6/13 Camden, NJ - Susquehanna Bank Center 

Read more: http://www.rollingstone.com/music/news/tour-alert-radiohead-adds-northeast-arena-gigs-20120305#ixzz1oHoZldnk