42 Featured Artist TJ Rosa And An Avril Lavigne Conspiracy

Featured Artist TJ Rosa Tj Rosa grew up in the tiny town of Dayton Indiana but currently resides in West Lafayette where she attends Purdue University studying Elementary Education with minors in Women s Studies and Theatre She is 19 years old and her instrumental skills include guitar piano and ukulele Tj develops her sound by combining her wide range of influences including indie acoustic pop rock show tunes and pop punk She studies guitar with Jeff Anderson and piano and songwriting with Nicky Kerr The subject matter of Tj s tunes ranges from love songs to lullabies and most things in between and she s performed locally at farmers markets festivals gallery walks and concerts Tj recently released her first EP entitled Yellow which features five of her original songs You can see Tj perform live at this years Taste of Tippecanoe on Saturday June 17th She will be playing at 4pm on the Digby s Songwriters Stage Facebook www facebook com tjrtunes Sound Cloud www soundcloud com tjrtunes Twitter www twitter com tjrtunes Website www tjrtunes com LOCAL SPOTLIGHT Saturday May 27th at the Lafayette Theater Wolves on Bears Kings Gambit Yesterday s Chips and The Sluts You can purchase pre sale tickets through Wolves On Bears The Sluts or Yesterday s Chips for 5 Without the ore sale tickets it will be 10 at the door Doors open at 7pm and the show starts at 8pm Headlines Main Topics The Avril Lavigne Conspiracy Theory Has Returned Travis Barker Opens Up About His Struggles Post Plane Crash Snoop Dog to Host Joker s Wild Game Show Reboot at TBS Kendrick Lamar Portrait to Hang in U S Capitol Quick Headlines August Burns Red revealed the UK European leg of their Messengers 10th anniversary tour Check their social media sites for locations Punk Rock veterans the Casualties have just put out their tenth record titled Chaos Sound and now they ve announced some tour dates Check their social media for dates and locations Rumors of a Between The Buried And Me 10-year anniversary tour in honor of their record Color has become a reality They ll be on tour with The Contortionist Polyphia and Toothgrinder starting in September Paramore announce fall tour Katy Perry is the first judge announced for American Idol reboot Fifth Harmony s Camila Capello announces solo album Mary J Blige plots Strength of a Woman North American tour Pentatonix s Avi Kaplan announces he s leaving the group Chris Cornell lead singer of Soundgarden and Audioslave has passed away He was 52 Tom DeLonge teases new Angels Airwaves coming soon All Time Low s The Young Renegades Tour starts June 30th in Houston TX and wraps up August 6th in Lake Buena Vista FL Thy Art Is Murder announce new album and European Tour The band s new album Dear Desolation will be released later this year Joining them on tour will be After The Burial Oceano and Justice For The Damned Tickets do on sale today Comedian Fred Armisen gage the band Seaway his drum kit after their trailer was stolen Silverstein announce new album Dead Reflection and debut new song Retrograde Lorde announces new album Melodrama The Pure Heroine follow-up is out June 16th Forbes Jay Z and Beyonce worth a combined 1 16 Billion Canadian Songwriters Hall of Fame to induct Neil Young and Bruce Cockburn in first ceremony since 2011Click here to visit this podcast episode