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Twenty Artists You Must See at Hangout 2016

Twenty Artists You Must See at Hangout 2016

Twenty Artists You Must See at Hangout 2016

Over 70 artists will perform at The Hangout Music Festival in Gulf Shores, AL this weekend. These are the 20 artists that Mother Plug Music is excited to see perform. Check out our recommendations below, in no particular order, as you begin to plan your weekend!

  1. The Revivalists

Formed in New Orleans, this crew has a sweet rock n’ roll sound with a NOLA-funk soul. This seven-piece brings all the feels to the stage, from their hit song “SoulFight” to their newly released “Wish I Knew You,” as seen on the Today Show.  They were listed by Rolling Stone as one of the “Top Ten Bands You Need to Know.” The Revivalists will perform on the BMI Stage on Friday, May 20 at 6:15pm

  1. Big Grams

Big Boi from Outkast collaborates with Phantogram to create the magnetic sound of Big Grams. Electronic, pop and rap music come together smoothly for these legendary artists. Big Grams performs at the Surf Stage on Friday, May 20 at 2:30pm.

  1. Prince Fox

Lights, camera, beach! This buzzing electronic producer out of New York will bring the party….

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Interview – The Revivalists, David Shaw

Interview - The Revivalists, David Shaw

David Shaw, Musician on a Mission

written by Sara Jane Overby :: above photo by Sam Allouche


My phone rang and on the other end I could hear the zipping-up of equipment, a man on the move. But his voice came through patient and courteous, and he politely gave me the heads up, “I have about 15 minutes before I get on the bus and it’s really loud.”

It took me a minute to get my bearings, because I had just taken a call from one of my favorite musicians. I was talking to The Revivalists’ front man, David Shaw. The Revivalists just performed at the Telluride Blues and Brews Festival where the Rocky Mountains served as the backdrop with Anders Osborne, Greg Allman, ZZ Top and a long list of others. They were now settling back into their home on wheels. Their next stop was Dallas. Then on to Austin. And on and on again, in relentless and tireless support of their latest album, Men Amongst Mountains  [read more…]

Featured Photo – The Revivalists

Featured Photo - The Revivalists

Are you plugged-in and supporting your local music scene by going to live concerts? Give us your best shot! Mother Plug Music wants to see your favorite live music moment and the best photograph will be featured here! The year’s best photos will win cool swag and concert tickets from Mother Plug Music! Just remember, not all artists want their picture taken, so please be respectful of the band’s requests during the time of show. If they are picture friendly, then snap away! To submit your photograph for consideration, e-mail them to me at Or, if you have an Instagram account, simply tag us in your photograph @motherplugmusic.

This photo of The Revivalists’ David Shaw was taken by Birmingham’s Zach Moore during their recent concert at Avondale Brewing Co.

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Featured Video – The Revivalists

Featured Video - The Revivalists

The Rivalists

“Keep Going”

From their upcoming album, Men Amongst Mountains, due out on July 17, 2015 on Wind-Up Records.

We are beyond excited to announce that our new album, Men Amongst Mountains, will be coming out July 17, 2015 on Wind-Up Records. The new album features 14 brand-new tracks and will be available on CD, 180-Gram Vinyl, and as a Digital Download (mp3).

For the release we have teamed up with PledgeMusic to bring you all along for the ride, giving you access to album pre-orders, exclusive merchandise, VIP experiences on tour, and exclusive updates and previews of the new record.

Track List:
Keep Going
Wish I Knew You
Gold To Glass
It Was A Sin
King of What
Stand Up
All in the Family
Move On
Need You
Fade Away
Men Amongst Mountains

We are really looking forward to the release and seeing you all on the road again soon. Thank you all for the memories and support, we couldn’t do this without you.

Catch ya soon!
David, Zack, Ed, George, Andrew, Rob, and Michael

You can catch The Revivalists perform live at Avondale Brewing Co. on June 26. Opening for The Revivalists are Patrick Sweany and Willie and the Giant. Tickets are available here!

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