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Album Review: Ryan Adams – 1984 EP

Call me crazy, but my favorite latter-day Elvis Costello album is Momofuku. Recorded on a whim with whatever collaborators he had access to at the time (including a perfectly utilized Jenny Lewis), it’s easy to disregard. 423 more words

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Album Review: Blonde Redhead - Barragán

Throughout their 21-year career, Blonde Redhead have taken each new album as a stop alongside a winding path, finding a wrinkle to their sound (be it post-punk, shoegaze, dream pop, lounge jazz, or what-have-you) and following it a few steps further. 727 more words

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Album Review: Opal Onyx - Delta Sands

Delta Sands is a place where lightly plucked cello can dance on the same plane as gentle rains of synthesizers. There’s a peace, not a tension, between these two schools of instruments. 408 more words

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Album Review: Wand - Ganglion Reef

There’s a lot to be said for a band’s name, but there’s also a lot we should learn to ignore. Thankfully, Los Angeles garage rock/neo-psych act… 415 more words

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Album review – JIMI JAMISON “Never Too Late”

(I wrote this review in November 2012 for Hard Rock Nights. I’m reposting it now in memory of Jimi Jamison. Rest in peace, Jimi. I’m going to miss that voice.) … 465 more words

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Lana Del Rey - Ultraviolence (2014)

In 2012, Lana Del Rey shot to stardom (or maybe just infamy) off her first single, “Video Games”. From out of nowhere, everyone seemed to have an opinion on her. 370 more words

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Album Review: Royal Blood (self titled)

The rock duo comprising of bassist/vocalist Mike Kerr and drummer Ben Thatcher from Brighton, England are having a breakthrough year with the release of their debut album, self-titled… 396 more words