This fall, jam band Spafford will conduct an extensive tour of the United States. The band’s most ambitious journey across America will take them to venues in Baltimore, Philadelphia, New Orleans, Houston, Dallas, Denver, San Francisco, Los Angeles and Cambridge, Mass.’ own The Sinclair. The band announced their fall dates on June 13 with the release of a YouTube video that perfectly embodies their aesthetic. Spafford has developed a dedicated following for two key reasons.
Comedian John Mulaney’s current Kid Gorgeous tour has done really well. It has done so well in fact that its entire first leg, which runs through the end of July, is completely sold out. Being no fool, the former “Saturday Night Live” writer has decided to capitalize on his recent success by announcing a second North American leg to his current tour that will begin this fall.
Good news for fans of folk-tinged alternative rock. This fall, singer-songwriter Ani DiFranco will be touring North America. The countercultural icon is touring in support of her latest album, Binary, which was released on June 9. DiFranco’s will be hitting up venues in Birmingham, Ala, Atlanta, New York, Poughkeepsie, N.Y., Salt Lake City, Vancouver, Seattle, Portland, Ore., San Francisco, Los Angeles, Phoenix, Dallas, New Orleans and Norfolk, Virginia’s The NorVa.
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Selecting a term
Start searching tweets, articles from media outlets, articles mentioned in tweets, journalists'
names, titles and bios with some suggested searches:
Companies or Topics (e.g. iPhone, Microsoft)
Phrases (e.g. "cloud computing") — use quotes to keep the terms together
Twitter handles (e.g. @username) — returns those who have mentioned or replied to
Names (e.g. "David Pogue")
Hashtags (e.g. #sxsw, #london2012)
Bio details (e.g. vegan, Olympics, father)
Muck Rack's Advanced Search allows for many boolean operators.
Find results that mention multiple specified terms, use AND or
+. For example, ensure each result contains both Elon Musk and Mark Zuckerberg by
searching Obama AND Romney or Obama + Romney.
Use the operators OR or , to broaden your search when you'd like either of
multiple terms to appear in results. (This is the default behavior of our search when no operators
are used.) For example, search for democrat OR republican to find results that refer to
Democrats and/or Republicans.
Use NOT or - to subtract results from your search. For
example, searching Disney will yield results about the Walt Disney Company as well as Walt Disney
World Resort. To exclude mentions of Disney World, search for Disney -World or Disney
When using one of these operators with a phrase, enclose it in quotation marks. For example, you can
find results about smartphones excluding Apple's iPhone 4S by searching smartphone -"iPhone
Exact case matching or punctuation
If you're searching for a brand name or keyword that relies on specific punctuation marks or capitalization, you can
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An asterisk can be used to search for any variation of a root word truncated by the asterisk. For example, searching for admin* will return results for administrator, administration, administer, administered, etc.
A near operator is an AND operator where you can control the distance between the words. You can vary the distance the near operation uses by adding a forward slash and number (between 0-99) such as strawberries NEAR/10 "whipped cream", which means the strawberries must exist within 10 words of "whipped cream".