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Just Announced: Dan Auerbach will play Union Transfer with the Easy Eye Sound Revue

Dan Auerbach | photo courtesy of the artist
Dan Auerbach | photo courtesy of the artist

Singer-songwriter, guitarist, Black Keys co-founder, and versatile producer Dan Auerbach comes to Philly to play Union Transfer on March 24th. Billed in full as Dan Auerbach and the Easy Eye Sound Revue featuring Robert Finley, Shannon Shaw with special guest Shannon and the Clams, it’s a night of jams and collaboration, and it goes on sale this Friday, November 3rd. More information can be found at the XPN Concert Calendar. Continue reading →

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Dan Auerbach is Everywhere: Dan and Dan Podcast, World Cafe, new album

 Dan Auerbach | photo courtesy of the artist
Dan Auerbach | photo courtesy of the artist

It’s Dan Auerbach Week in this corner of the musicsphere — you’ll be able to hear The Black Keys’ co-founder in the mix on the Dan and Dan Podcast, and he’s the guest of Talia Schlanger on World Cafe.

On Friday, Auerbach released his sophomore solo album Waiting on a Song; it was produced at his own studio, Easy Eye Sound, and released by his new label of the same name. The record is a product of Auerbach’s move to Nashville, where he tells Dan Reed during an interview at this year’s Non-COMM that “I’d lived in Nashville for eight years, and I had never done that songwriting thing that Nashville is known for. So I started doing it and I really fell in love with it. Then I sort of started recording those songs and that’s how this record happened.” Continue reading →

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NonCOMM Recap: A Dan & Dan Music Podcast Conversation with Dan Auerbach

Dan Reed and Dan Auerbach at NonCOMM | photo by John Vettese

Dan DeLuca couldn’t make it to NonCOMM today, but luckily Dan Auerbach was able to fill his spot for the taping of a Dan & Dan Music Podcast segment. The Black Keys co-founder is prepping the release of his sophomore solo effort Waiting on a Song, the first record he’ll share through his own Easy Eye Sound label. Over the nearly hour long discussion he talked about the inspiration for the LP, what it’s like recording other people’s music, and his knack for meeting cool people.

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XPN MusicNotes: Watch Dan Auerbach & The Arcs perform “Outta My Mind” on Colbert, & listen to Brian Eno deliver John Peel Lecture on music culture

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pitchfork.com

The Black Keys’ Dan Auerbach may just be the busiest man in music and recently brought his new project- “The Arcs” to The Late Show with Stephen Colbert to perform “Outta My Mind” from the Arcs debut album: “Yours, Dreamily.” The album comes out in early November. Watch the video. Continue reading →