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5 Seconds of Summer Heading to Hartford in September 2015

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5 Seconds of Summer arrives at Hartford's Xfinity Theatre on Sept. 5, 2015. (Courtesy Live Nation.)

5 Seconds of Summer arrives at Hartford’s Xfinity Theatre on Sept. 5, 2015. (Courtesy Live Nation.)

Pop-punk quartet 5 Seconds of Summer — singer Luke Hemmings, guitarist Michael Clifford, bassist Calum Hood and drummer Ashton Irwin — is one of hottest bands on the planet these days. Continue reading

Video Premiere: Little Ugly, ‘Earnest’

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This is pretty cool: if you’re a music fan living in the Hartford area, you’ve probably caught more than a few shows at Arch Street Tavern. You’re also likely to be familiar with Little Ugly, a local quartet that’s really at the top of its game right now, with a recent EP, “Where the River’s Born,” funded through a successful Kickstarter campaign, tours all over the map and a shelf full of music awards. Continue reading

Tom Petty, Steve Winwood Heading To XL Center In Hartford

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Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers head to Hartford's XL Center on Sept. 13. (Mary Ellen Matthews Photo.)

Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers head to Hartford’s XL Center on Sept. 13. (Mary Ellen Matthews Photo.)

Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers’ 2014 North American tour kicks off in San Diego, Calif. on Aug. 3 and includes a stop at Hartford’s XL Center on Saturday, Sept. 13 at 7:30 p.m., according to a press release.

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Fleetwood Mac to Play XL Center in Hartford

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Fleetwood Mac heads to the XL Center in Hartford on Nov. 1. (Danny Clinch Photo.)

Fleetwood Mac heads to the XL Center in Hartford on Nov. 1. (Danny Clinch Photo.)

The classic Fleetwood Mac lineup — Mick Fleetwood, John McVie, Lindsey Buckingham, Stevie Nicks and Christine McVie — will head to the XL Center in Hartford on Saturday, Nov. 1, according to a LiveNation press release.

Tickets ($49.50-$179.50) go on sale starting Monday, April 7 at 10 a.m. through xlcenter.com or LiveNation.com or by calling 877-522-8499.