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Lo-fi Record Review: Prince, Dirty Mind

“Where I come from, we don’t give a damn, we do whatever we please” –Prince, “Uptown,” Dirty Mind

Of all the handles people use to try and comprehend Prince, indie is seldom among them, although there were times in his career where he was defiantly independent. 443 more words

Lo-fi

New Order team with Iggy Pop, Brandon Flowers for new album

Photo by Cap Blackard

In September, New Order will return with Music Complete, their first album of new material in a decade. The 11-track record not only marks the return of band member Gillian Gilbert, but also features the contributions of three very special guests. 191 more words

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Music Park: Metric @ Verizon Center -- 7/6/15


Emily Haines and Jimmy Shaw perform “The Shade” acoustically for the Verge Music Lab at the Music Mansion: SiriusXM Canada on June 2, 2015.

Drummer Joules Scott-Key pounded out those familiar opening notes and vocalist Emily Haines bounded onto stage to open the set with “Stadium Love.” 618 more words

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Songs of The Day: Ezra Furman - Restless Year, Bonnie Hayes and The Wild Combo - Girls Like Me

Summer Beach Party Pop, that would have fit well on the Valley Girl soundtrack between Felony’s, The Fanatic, and the Bonnie Hayes and The Wild Combo track posted below. 43 more words

Music

Maximum Insight #1512: Sounds of Influence; '70s Into The '80s

Maximum Insight #1512: Sounds of Influence; '70s Into The '80s by Bbox_Radio on Mixcloud

This week Frank explores the influence of disco and other popular ’70s rhythms on New Wave and the various dance music of the early ’80s.
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Dance

Don't Miss: Metric (Opening for Imagine Dragons) @ Verizon Center, 7/6/15


Metric (Photo by Norman Wong)

Imagine Dragons perform at the Verizon Center tonight, Monday, July 6, and just as exciting is that the Vegas quartet are bringing along Toronto quartet Metric — in all of their Canadian new wave glory. 234 more words

Music Park

The Police

The Police at the Cleveland Agora 1/21/1980

I remember this show pretty well. The drive was a snowy hour and a half to get there and I wanted to be there early since I was taking photos and had to get a good spot in front. 127 more words

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