Artist News & Press
Newport Folk Festival returns this weekend at Fort Adams State Park in Newport, Rhode Island. Bringing an outstanding array of musicians to town, the festival is a favorite among folk fans of all ages, with over 8 000 people attending each day. Ground Control Touring artists on the bill this year include Conor Oberst, Jenny Lewis, Kurt Vile And The…
We’re currently seeking a New York based intern for our Brooklyn office, available from 12 pm to 6 pm Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays. The ideal candidate is someone who is professional and personable, able to multitask effectively (while prioritizing time-sensitive projects), and attentive to details both large and small. Internship responsibilities include: • E-mailing concert promoters for advance ticket counts…
We’re pleased to share that Speedy Ortiz has joined our family of bands. Speedy Ortiz is a band that distills influences and impulses into something dissonant and melodic. For their 2014 EP ‘Real Hair’, the band teamed up with Paul Q. Kolderie, resulting in a collection brushed with effected guitars and pop-conscious vocals. Here frontwoman Sadie Dupuis attempts to untangle…
We’re extending a warm welcome to Allo Darlin’ who have just joined the Ground Control Touring family. Allo Darlin’ are a fan’s band, with a DIY ethos. The half Australian, half English band found each other and the music they make in London. Their self-titled debut was released on Fortuna Pop in June 2010 to widespread critical acclaim. The band’s…
We announce with great delight that Emma Ruth Rundle has joined the Ground Control Touring roster. Emma Ruth Rundle is a Los Angeles-based accomplished guitarist, singer/songwriter and member of Red Sparowes and Marriages. Her first official solo album ‘Some Heavy Ocean’ presents a collection of impassioned, cathartic songs, exorcising the ghosts of one of life’s dark detours.
Southeastern Records/Thirty Tigers
The Orpheum Theater