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Tonight’s Concert Picks: The Menzingers opening for The Gaslight Anthem at The Electric Factory, The National Rifle at PhilaMOCA, Shelby Lynne at World Cafe Live, Twin Sister at Union Transfer, Modern Inventors at The Note

Philly punk rockers The Menzingers released their major label debut On the Impossible Past in February after wowing Bad Religion guitarist and Epitaph Records founder Brett Gurewitz.  Tonight, the Scranton-born outfit opens for New Jersey’s The Gaslight Anthem at The Electric Factory.  Tickets and more information can be found here.  Watch The Menzingers’ video for “Nice Things” below.

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The Week’s Best MP3 Downloads, incl. Shelby Lynne, The Districts and Reef the Lost Cauze

This week’s installment of The Key Studio Sessions featured buzzing Lancaster band The Districts.  The blues-rockers are currently promoting their latest record Telephone, which is available as a name-your-own-price download here.  Below, check out The Key Studio Session version of their rousing new song “Went to the City” and download the rest of their session here.  Check back for information on The Districts’ upcoming show at Fergie’s early next month.

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My Morning Download: “Your Lies” (live version) by Shelby Lynne (playing World Cafe Live in November)

Photo by Lisa VanHecke

Singer-songwriter Shelby Lynne releases a new live collection of songs, Live At McCabe’s, as part of a deluxe edition of Revelation Road on October 16th on her own Everso Records. In addition to the original record, the edition includes Live At McCabe’s, a Live in London DVD featuring Shelby’s concert shot at Union Chapel, London on February 25, 2012 and a DVD containing Jason Harter’s documentary on the making of Revelation Road. “Your Lies” was originally on Lynne’s now classic, Grammy Award winning I Am Shelby Lynne, released in 1999. Lynne performs at World Cafe Live on Tuesday, November 27th. Go herefor more information about the show. Below, in exchange for your e-mail, download a live version of “Your Eyes.”

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