Category Archives: General News

General news about what’s happening at Ourtunez. (site updates and new features)

WEEKEND GOODIE BAG: [18-20]

This week in our Goodie Bag we have a little somethin somethin for ya. Every week we try and expand your horizons on new live music to get you outta your normal boring-ass life, so this week we have two shows that will make your hair stand on edge and a NEW band so spectacular that they even made us pee a little when they jumped on the S.S. Ourtunez. Ahoy Matey!! 

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Saturday October 19th: East Coast vs. West Coast Brawl

Darlingside – Rockwood Music Hall, New York, NY @ 8:00 PM

That Noise - The Good Hurt, Los Angeles, CA @ 10:00 PM

WELCOME ABOARD KALEIDO !! 

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Ourtunez would like to introduce you germs to Kaleido. These punk warriors have been making madness around the Motor City for quite sometime now and are in no terms slowing down anytime soon. Opening up for Kid Rock in Las Vegas and playing this years inaugural Oakaloosa festival at Fort Wayne, all within the last year, is just the beginning for these animals. Head over to Ourtunez.com and tune into both the indie rock and indie pop stations to get a whiff of the dankness that seeps from their pores. Cheers!

Hold On to Your Butts, Ourtunez v1.5 Is Live!

Good news, everyone! Version 1.5, the latest iteration of Ourtunez is live, which means both users and artists have a few exciting new features to look out for. Artists can now upload and edit songs (!!!), complete with album art. Artist profiles are now editable – be sure you fill out your band’s biography (and even link to your website straight from Ourtunez).

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Behold, the majesty!

On the front page, users will notice the dynamic wheel of artists gives you a glimpse at some groups exclusive to Ourtunez. We have also added a way for you to manage the songs you have disliked. If you want to give an artist another chance, you now have the capability to do so. One more important feature for v1.5 is that everyone of our featured artists will have the word INDIE next to their name, so you’ll instantly recognize when artists are available for “on demand” listening, and adding to playlists. Enjoy the new digs, and keep on keeping on.

The Management