Green Day and Neil Young & Crazy Horse to Headline the 2012 VOODOO Music Festival


Green Day and Neil Young & Crazy Horse have been announced as headliners at the 14th annual VOODOO Music Festival. Other confirmed performers include Skrillex; Justice; Tomahawk; Say Anything; Bootsy Collins; Gary Clark Jr.; and Preservation Hall Jazz Band.  The full lineup consisting of  150 acts will be unveiled in the coming months. The three-day festival [...]

SXSW 2012, Saturday night March 17

White Ring

My final night at SXSW 2012 began with me watching Atlanta’s Board of Whores perform. The band consists of two guys who are the real deal when it comes to rockers. Willis Corley plays crunchy, thick punk rock guitar licks live, over an underbelly of programmed beats and sequences that he brings to the stage. [...]

SXSW 2012, Thursday March 15th


My SXSW 2012 began on Thursday, March 15. In retrospect, being there Wednesday would’ve been worthy. Pianos (NYC) co-hosted a showcase full of great independent acts on the upswing – including Hooray for Earth, Fort Lean, Haim and Tiny Victories – that I was saddened to miss (and reminded of by my peers). On the [...]

Plot Your Escape: 4 Concerts, 4 Cities, 1 Night [Update]


Some of the biggest names in music will be performing at four major concerts on Thursday, March 1st and we know you want to be there.

The concerts will be held in New York, Los Angeles, Chicago and New Orleans, and will be aired via live stream at PlotYourEscape.com. Click HERE for details and to get your tickets and keep checking back for more details.

Let us know what you think, after or during the show by tweeting us @thesilvertongue #PlotYourEscape.

See ya there!

Update 2/29/2012 As previously, Nicki Minaj’s performance has been cancelled due to throat issues.

Update 2/28/2012 4:50 PM: Tickets are sold out for TODAY, but more will be available tomorrow, February 29, at 9am Est.  So check back HERE at 9am Est to get your tickets if you didn’t today.

Update: We have the list of performers in each city.

New Orleans:  Mary J. Blige and Gavin DeGraw
New York: Mariah Carey and P Diddy
Los Angeles: Nicki Minaj and Cee Lo Green
Chicago: Maroon 5 and Sara Bareilles

Get your tickets HERE.

Mary J. Blige and Gavin DeGraw to Play FREE Concert in New Orleans


The headline says it all. Mary J. Blige and Gavin DeGraw will be playing  a FREE concert at Woldenberg Park in New Orleans on March 1st. For more details click HERE!

2012 Voodoo Festival Details Revealed


The 2012 Voodoo Festival will once again take place in New Orleans’ City Park, Friday, October 26, Saturday, October 27 and Sunday, October 28, 2012. And just in time for the holidays, fans can take participate in the first annual Voodoo Holiday and save on tickets to the three-day event. The Voodoo Holiday will kick [...]

The Underground: Sims – Bad Time Zoo

Bad Time Zoo

Sims is an underground rapper who is not afraid to experiment. He incorporates a huge range of influences into his music, from traditional African-sounding chants to New Orleans flavored funk reminiscent of Galactic. “Bad Time Zoo” features prominent brass work, fast tempo and lyrics that manage to be both effective, memorable and clever. There are [...]

CBS Atlanta Viewers: Win Tickets to See Cowboy Mouth January 23rd at Center Stage


New Orleans rock band Cowboy Mouth will be bringing Mardi Gras to Atlanta when they perform at Center Stage on January 23rd and TST, CBS Atlanta and Rival Entertainment are giving away two pairs of tickets to two CBS Atlanta viewers. Cowboy Mouth has been hailed for their spirited live performance, but don’t take our [...]