PLEDGEMUSIC client CHVRCHES’ ‘Love Is Dead’ Tops Rock Albums & Alternative Albums Charts

CHVRCHES are fresh off the release of their new album, Love Is Dead, which has led the group back to the top of the charts. For the second time, CHVRCHES have landed at the No. 1 spot of both of Billboard’s Top Rock Albums and Alternative Albums charts.   Read full story here

The Preventum Initiative held a launch event in NYC

Kevin Lyman, founder of The Vans Warped Tour, to launch FEND (Full Energy, No Drugs). Lyman shared the stage with media personality, Kevan Kenney, advocate for long-term addiction recovery, Tim Ryan “The Hope Dealer,” along with special music guest, Matt Butler, and former New York go

The epic struggle of gaining and maintaining sobriety can lead to an equally epic transformation

In singer-songwriter Matt Butler’s case, a debilitating drug and alcohol addiction inspired a career in music and landed him in the heart of a social justice movement—playing for inmates in the country’s most dangerous prisons. ( Full Article Here )

Florida Clubs, Fort Rock Come Together!

If you were one of the 40,000-plus to attend this year’s Fort Rock Festival, held at Markham Park in Sunrise Florida just outside of Ft. Lauderdale, you were treated to two full days of some of the best current rock bands and legendary acts, such as Ozzy Osbourne on his “farewell tour