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TribLIVE
Protomartyr brings Motor City grit to Pittsburgh | TribLIVE Neighborhoods Protomartyr got its start in 2008 in Detroit. St
Protomartyr brings Motor City grit to Pittsburgh
TribLIVE / Posted 16 hours ago
| TribLIVE Neighborhoods Protomartyr got its start in 2008 in Detroit. Starting a band is rarely a good idea. That's why it's usually done by... Read more
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Salon.com
“Gilmore Girls” town troubadour Grant-Lee Phillips will return to Stars Hollow: “It was such a subversive show”To many ’90s music fans, Grant-Lee Phillips was notable for being the frontman
“Gilmore Girls” town troubadour Grant-Lee Phillips will return to Stars Hollow: “It was such a subversive show”
Salon.com / Posted 20 hours ago
To many ’90s music fans, Grant-Lee Phillips was notable for being the frontman of Grant Lee Buffalo, who toured with acts such as R.E.M. and Pearl Jam and released four records full of thoughtful, intelligent rock, folk and Americana. To an entirely... Read more
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Junkee
Number Ones: Zayn Malik’s ‘Pillowtalk’ Is The Standard Sexy-Reinvention Single We All Expected In his semi-regular column, musicologist Tim Byron takes a deep dive into the
Number Ones: Zayn Malik’s ‘Pillowtalk’ Is The Standard Sexy-Reinvention Single We All Expected
Junkee / Posted 2 days ago
In his semi-regular column, musicologist Tim Byron takes a deep dive into the new song at the top of the ARIA Singles Chart. Music fans in 2016 live in a... Read more
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The Rebel Yell
The Rebel YellSpecial K brings energy to Las Vegas punk music scene Las Vegas’s own Special
The Rebel Yell
The Rebel Yell / Posted 3 days ago
Special K brings energy to Las Vegas punk music scene Las Vegas’s own Special K, an indie rock band, just released their first full length album, “I Can’t Hear You,” an unheard-of 20 songs all done in their garage. Members Jake Lasky, Justin Ptak... Read more
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The Irish Times
The Altered Hours ratchet up the intensityThe debut album of Cork-based five-piece the Altered Hours, In Heat Not Sorry,
The Altered Hours ratchet up the intensity
The Irish Times / Posted 3 days ago
The debut album of Cork-based five-piece the Altered Hours, In Heat Not Sorry, is surprising. Compared with their earlier singles, it is stripped-back, dark and raw, almost violent. In the opening chords of Who’s Saving Who? there are echoes of Sonic... Read more
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The Verge
This is your next jam: Drake, Yo Gotti, and moreWelcome back to The Verge’s weekly musical roundup. I’m Jamieson, I’m still you
This is your next jam: Drake, Yo Gotti, and more
The Verge / Posted 5 days ago
Welcome back to The Verge’s weekly musical roundup. I’m Jamieson, I’m still your host, and we’re wrapping up an impressive week in the world of hip-hop. 2 Chainz returned to form with a solid new EP; Drake started the Views from the 6 promotional... Read more
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Billboard
Barely Charting Classics: Bob Marley, Ramones, Sex Pistols, The Smiths & MoreA look at artists whose influence far outpaced their initial chart success. Hi
Barely Charting Classics: Bob Marley, Ramones, Sex Pistols, The Smiths & More
Billboard / Posted 7 days ago
A look at artists whose influence far outpaced their initial chart success. Hindsight is a clichéd 20/20. Many songs, albums and artists now considered classics and/or masters of their genres failed to chart on the Billboard Hot 100 or the Billboard... Read more
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Kinston Free Press
'The day the music died'Page 2 of 2 - Today's Birthdays: Comedian Shelley Berman is 91. Former Sen. Pau
'The day the music died'
Kinston Free Press / Posted 8 days ago
Page 2 of 2 - Today's Birthdays: Comedian Shelley Berman is 91. Former Sen. Paul Sarbanes, D-Md., is 83. Football Hall-of-Famer Fran Tarkenton is 76. Actress Bridget Hanley is 75. Actress Blythe Danner is 73. Singer Dennis Edwards is 73. Football... Read more
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The Star
Today in history: 'The day the music died'Page 2 of 2 - Today's Birthdays: Comedian Shelley Berman is 91. Former Sen. Pau
Today in history: 'The day the music died'
The Star / Posted 8 days ago
Page 2 of 2 - Today's Birthdays: Comedian Shelley Berman is 91. Former Sen. Paul Sarbanes, D-Md., is 83. Football Hall-of-Famer Fran Tarkenton is 76. Actress Bridget Hanley is 75. Actress Blythe Danner is 73. Singer Dennis Edwards is 73. Football... Read more
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The Jacksonville Daily News
'The day the music died'Page 2 of 2 - Today's Birthdays: Comedian Shelley Berman is 91. Former Sen. Pau
'The day the music died'
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted 8 days ago
Page 2 of 2 - Today's Birthdays: Comedian Shelley Berman is 91. Former Sen. Paul Sarbanes, D-Md., is 83. Football Hall-of-Famer Fran Tarkenton is 76. Actress Bridget Hanley is 75. Actress Blythe Danner is 73. Singer Dennis Edwards is 73. Football... Read more
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New Bern Sun Journal
'The day the music died'Page 2 of 2 - Today's Birthdays: Comedian Shelley Berman is 91. Former Sen. Pau
'The day the music died'
New Bern Sun Journal / Posted 8 days ago
Page 2 of 2 - Today's Birthdays: Comedian Shelley Berman is 91. Former Sen. Paul Sarbanes, D-Md., is 83. Football Hall-of-Famer Fran Tarkenton is 76. Actress Bridget Hanley is 75. Actress Blythe Danner is 73. Singer Dennis Edwards is 73. Football... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
This day in history, Feb. 3, 2016Today is Wednesday, Feb. 3, the 34th day of 2016. There are 332 days left in th
This day in history, Feb. 3, 2016
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 8 days ago
Today is Wednesday, Feb. 3, the 34th day of 2016. There are 332 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On Feb. 3, 1959, rock 'n' roll stars Buddy Holly, Ritchie Valens and J.P. "The Big Bopper" Richardson died in a small plane crash... Read more
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Evening Standard
From Adele to Katy Perry: the power of pure 'popaganda'The fight for the White House is a long and vicious war. Presidential hopefuls
From Adele to Katy Perry: the power of pure 'popaganda'
Evening Standard / Posted 8 days ago
The fight for the White House is a long and vicious war. Presidential hopefuls have to keep rallying their troops while savaging their rivals. But like the drums and bugles of the battlefield, each campaign has a soundtrack to keep up the spirits.... Read more
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Charleston City Paper
Groundhog Day Concert performers reveal the shows they'd relive if they couldEver been to a show you'd love to experience on repeat? That's what the Groundh
Groundhog Day Concert performers reveal the shows they'd relive if they could
Charleston City Paper / Posted 8 days ago
Ever been to a show you'd love to experience on repeat? That's what the Groundhog Day Concert is like, which makes its title a fitting one. When the who's who of Holy City musicians gather on the Charleston Music Hall Stage, magic happens — and... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
Today in HistoryToday is Wednesday, Feb. 3, the 34th day of 2016. There are 332 days left in th
Today in History
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 8 days ago
Today is Wednesday, Feb. 3, the 34th day of 2016. There are 332 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On Feb. 3, 1959, rock-and-roll stars Buddy Holly, Ritchie Valens and J.P. "The Big Bopper" Richardson died in a small plane crash... Read more
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WBEZ91.5
The return of two great Chicago music fanzinesThough I spent the vaunted indie-rock ’80s haunting C.B.G.B. on New York’s Lowe
The return of two great Chicago music fanzines
WBEZ91.5 / Posted 10 days ago
Though I spent the vaunted indie-rock ’80s haunting C.B.G.B. on New York’s Lower East Side and Maxwell’s across the Hudson River in Hoboken, N.J., I felt a strong connection to what was happening in Chicago during that fertile period that provided... Read more
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Pitchfork
Conrad Keely: Original Machines....And You Will Know Us By the Trail of Dead divided one of their albums into
Conrad Keely: Original Machines
Pitchfork / Posted 14 days ago
....And You Will Know Us By the Trail of Dead divided one of their albums into suites by guitar tuning and convinced a major label to greenlight this video. They are also named ...And You Will Know Us By the Trail of Dead. I can’t imagine Conrad... Read more
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Columbus Alive
12 Rock ’N’ Roll Page-TurnersThe List: We asked the members of the Rock and Roll Book Club podcast (meet t
12 Rock ’N’ Roll Page-Turners
Columbus Alive / Posted 15 days ago
The List: We asked the members of the Rock and Roll Book Club podcast (meet them here) to recommend some of their favorite reads by, for and about debauched rock ’n’ roll musicians. They turned around an eclectic list... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Nineties World: sweet memories relivedPunters can party like it's 1999 at Nineties World on Friday night, a celebrati
Nineties World: sweet memories relived
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 15 days ago
Punters can party like it's 1999 at Nineties World on Friday night, a celebration of the heyday of the Wollongong live music scene featuring bands and musicians who made their mark in that decade. NINETIES WORLD with Dropping Honey, Babymachine,... Read more
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Denver Post
Celebrity birthdays for the week of Jan. 31-Feb. 6Jan. 31: Actress Carol Channing is 95. Actress Jessica Walter is 75. Singer Har
Celebrity birthdays for the week of Jan. 31-Feb. 6
Denver Post / Posted 16 days ago
Jan. 31: Actress Carol Channing is 95. Actress Jessica Walter is 75. Singer Harry Wayne Casey of KC and the Sunshine Band is 65. Singer Johnny Rotten of the Sex Pistols is 60. Actor Anthony LaPaglia ("Without a Trace," ''Murder One") is 57. Actress... Read more
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Faster Louder
The best and worst of the Hottest 100Ahead of triple j’s Australia Day countdown we look back at the best and worst
The best and worst of the Hottest 100
Faster Louder / Posted 17 days ago
Ahead of triple j’s Australia Day countdown we look back at the best and worst moments of the Hottest 100 – from ‘Asshole’ to ‘Pretty Fly For A White Guy’. Best Runner-Up: OutKast – ‘Hey Ya!’ (2003) Numerologists will tell you that the best Hottest... Read more
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Faster Louder
The 5 best Hottest 100 moments, according to Birds of TokyoAhead of tomorrow’s Hottest 100, Adam Weston from BIRDS OF TOKYO shares his top
The 5 best Hottest 100 moments, according to Birds of Tokyo
Faster Louder / Posted 17 days ago
Ahead of tomorrow’s Hottest 100, Adam Weston from BIRDS OF TOKYO shares his top five favourite ever memories of triple j’s Hottest 100 Countdown. 1. Smashing Pumpkins – ‘Cherub Rock’ (1993) For my very first Hottest 100 countdown in 1993 I remember... Read more
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Pitchfork
David Bowie: Diamond Dogs[Ed. Note: In light of David Bowie's passing, Pitchfork commissioned reviews of
David Bowie: Diamond Dogs
Pitchfork / Posted 20 days ago
[Ed. Note: In light of David Bowie's passing, Pitchfork commissioned reviews of several of his classic albums.] After a 1977 performance that still ranks among the wildest, most manic musical performances to ever hit daytime TV, Iggy Pop chats with... Read more
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The Memphis Flyer
Guy Blakeslee at the HiGuy Blakeslee's recorded debut was as the bassist for the blink-and-miss-it, le
Guy Blakeslee at the Hi
The Memphis Flyer / Posted 21 days ago
Guy Blakeslee's recorded debut was as the bassist for the blink-and-miss-it, left-field, '90s hardcore experimentalists Behind Closed Doors in 1997, before his window-rattling yet melodic bass lines became a signature part of the Convocation Of..., a... Read more
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TribLIVE
Wilco to play Benedum on Jan. 25With rock 'n' roll halfway into the retirement home at the moment, being a rock
Wilco to play Benedum on Jan. 25
TribLIVE / Posted 21 days ago
With rock 'n' roll halfway into the retirement home at the moment, being a rockstar isn't what it used to be. Luckily for Wilco, the band was always way too mercurial and self-effacing for that sort of thing — or, at least, want to appear that... Read more
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Pitchfork
Isaiah Rashad: "Smile"Thurston Moore: "I Find It Really Strange That I Get Demonized for the Break-Up
Isaiah Rashad: "Smile"
Pitchfork / Posted 22 days ago
Thurston Moore: "I Find It Really Strange That I Get Demonized for the Break-Up of Sonic Youth"He has also recorded a new album with Adele producer ... By Jeremy Gordon and Amy Phillips on January 19, 2016 at 2:34 p.m. EST... Read more
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Pitchfork
Four Tet Teams with Designer for "Mothers"12" coming soon By Zoe Camp on January 19, 2016 at 2:35 p.m. EST Watch Four Te
Four Tet Teams with Designer for "Mothers"
Pitchfork / Posted 22 days ago
12" coming soon By Zoe Camp on January 19, 2016 at 2:35 p.m. EST Watch Four Tet's full Pitchfork Music Festival Paris set: Thurston Moore: "I Find It Really Strange That I Get Demonized for the Break-Up of... Read more
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Pitchfork
Thurston Moore: "I Find It Really Strange That I Get Demonized for the Break-Up of Sonic Youth"Photo by Jeremy Farmar Moore told Collide: Well I never thought of it as the
Thurston Moore: "I Find It Really Strange That I Get Demonized for the Break-Up of Sonic Youth"
Pitchfork / Posted 22 days ago
Photo by Jeremy Farmar Moore told Collide: Well I never thought of it as the final show! In my mind we were going to take a break as things got worked out in our personal worlds. I find it really strange that I get demonized for the break-up of... Read more
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Pitchfork
Skrillex's Label OWSLA Announces Worldwide Broadcast Comp, Shares Bixel Boys & Poupon VideoOWSLA's also got a capsule collection with #FREELIFE and Dimepiece LA By Matthe
Skrillex's Label OWSLA Announces Worldwide Broadcast Comp, Shares Bixel Boys & Poupon Video
Pitchfork / Posted 22 days ago
OWSLA's also got a capsule collection with #FREELIFE and Dimepiece LA By Matthew Strauss on January 19, 2016 at 2:02 p.m. EST Pitchfork Radio Broadcasting... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Lou Barlow's killer opening acts announcedFriday, 15 January 2016, 11:26 amPress Release: Kurt Shanks .Some of New Zealan
Lou Barlow's killer opening acts announced
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 27 days ago
Friday, 15 January 2016, 11:26 amPress Release: Kurt Shanks .Some of New Zealand’s finest indie songwriters will perform on Lou Barlow’s New Zealand tour next... Read more
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Daily Mirror
5 players in Brazil that YOUR club should signBut you can be sure that we will have some big transfers to get our teeth into
5 players in Brazil that YOUR club should sign
Daily Mirror / Posted 29 days ago
But you can be sure that we will have some big transfers to get our teeth into before the month is out, with Arsenal, Manchester United and Chelsea all being linked with a number of players. Alexandre Pato continues to attract attention, but which... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Thurston Moore: 'Bowie Touched Each of Us in a Remarkable Way'Moore praised Bowie's willingness to "experiment while honoring the grace of tr
Thurston Moore: 'Bowie Touched Each of Us in a Remarkable Way'
Houston Chronicle / Posted 29 days ago
Moore praised Bowie's willingness to "experiment while honoring the grace of tradition," and noted he was among the few pre-1976 rock heroes — along with Lou Reed, Yoko Ono, Iggy Pop and more — who wasn't denounced as a dinosaur when "punk road into... Read more
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Pitchfork
Thurston Moore Reflects on David BowiePhoto of David Bowie backstage at Madison Square Garden, 1997, courtesy of Thur
Thurston Moore Reflects on David Bowie
Pitchfork / Posted 29 days ago
Photo of David Bowie backstage at Madison Square Garden, 1997, courtesy of Thurston Moore David Bowie's energy was charged with light. His love and passion for art, in all its intrigue and interplay with nature, was manifest in his smile, his charm.... Read more
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Billboard
Behind David Bowie's Pioneering Internet Service BowieNet, Where the 'Sailor' Was Known to RoamThe service presaged everything from 'Second Life' to Spotify -- and provided I
Behind David Bowie's Pioneering Internet Service BowieNet, Where the 'Sailor' Was Known to Roam
Billboard / Posted 30 days ago
The service presaged everything from 'Second Life' to Spotify -- and provided Internet access on top of it. "Sailor." That's the name David Bowie was known to go by on BowieNet, his Internet service provider that doubled as an interactive fan... Read more
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Western Advocate
David Bowie: A profoundly ironic kind of guyHe was the seer, the recommender, the restless agent provocateur, and nobody's
David Bowie: A profoundly ironic kind of guy
Western Advocate / Posted a month ago
He was the seer, the recommender, the restless agent provocateur, and nobody's dancing monkey. David Bowie unveils a new single ahead of a January release of his 25th album Photo: Supplied This article was first published on January 7, 2007 David... Read more
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Brisbane Times
David Bowie dead: A profoundly ironic kind of guyRock icon David Bowie dead at 69 This article was first published on January 7
David Bowie dead: A profoundly ironic kind of guy
Brisbane Times / Posted a month ago
Rock icon David Bowie dead at 69 This article was first published on January 7, 2007 David Bowie as Nikola Tesla is a crafty piece of casting. He barely appears in Christopher Nolan's The Prestige, but his elusive character sheds a vast, unifying,... Read more
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Daily Liberal
David Bowie: A profoundly ironic kind of guyHe was the seer, the recommender, the restless agent provocateur, and nobody's
David Bowie: A profoundly ironic kind of guy
Daily Liberal / Posted a month ago
He was the seer, the recommender, the restless agent provocateur, and nobody's dancing monkey. David Bowie unveils a new single ahead of a January release of his 25th album Photo: Supplied This article was first published on January 7, 2007 David... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
David Bowie: A profoundly ironic kind of guyHe was the seer, the recommender, the restless agent provocateur, and nobody's
David Bowie: A profoundly ironic kind of guy
Illawarra Mercury / Posted a month ago
He was the seer, the recommender, the restless agent provocateur, and nobody's dancing monkey. David Bowie unveils a new single ahead of a January release of his 25th album Photo: Supplied This article was first published on January 7, 2007 David... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
David Bowie dead at 69The pop legend has passed away, according to a notice on his website and social
David Bowie dead at 69
Illawarra Mercury / Posted a month ago
The pop legend has passed away, according to a notice on his website and social media accounts. POP legend David Bowie has died, according to a notice on his official website and social media accounts. "David Bowie died peacefully today surrounded... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
David Bowie dead: A profoundly ironic kind of guyDavid Bowie unveils a new single ahead of a January release of his 25th album P
David Bowie dead: A profoundly ironic kind of guy
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted a month ago
David Bowie unveils a new single ahead of a January release of his 25th album Photo: Supplied This article was first published on January 7, 2007 David Bowie as Nikola Tesla is a crafty piece of casting. He barely appears in Christopher Nolan's The... Read more
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Canberra Times
David Bowie dead: A profoundly ironic kind of guyDavid Bowie unveils a new single ahead of a January release of his 25th album P
David Bowie dead: A profoundly ironic kind of guy
Canberra Times / Posted a month ago
David Bowie unveils a new single ahead of a January release of his 25th album Photo: Supplied This article was first published on January 7, 2007 David Bowie as Nikola Tesla is a crafty piece of casting. He barely appears in Christopher Nolan's The... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Chelsea boss Guus Hiddink happy to give youth a chanceLoftus-Cheek is so prodigiously talented that he has almost become a symbol for
Chelsea boss Guus Hiddink happy to give youth a chance
Daily Mirror / Posted 1 months ago
Loftus-Cheek is so prodigiously talented that he has almost become a symbol for Chelsea’s academy and any manager is judged on whether he can get the 19-year-old midfielder into the first team. Yes, really. Mourinho failed, clearly didn’t fancy him... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Rocker Brownstein tells tales of the roadNow there’s another variation: Brownstein the writer. In her memoir “Hunger Mak
Rocker Brownstein tells tales of the road
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 1 months ago
Now there’s another variation: Brownstein the writer. In her memoir “Hunger Makes Me a Modern Girl,” you’d think she would aim to capture her many other sides. Nope. Her acting doesn’t get so much as a shout-out. But it’s still a fascinating read... Read more
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Washington City Paper
‘It felt like this was ours, and that was enough.’: Read excerpts from the 9:30 Club's new book, 35 years of history as told by the venue’s staff, fans, and musicians who played thereEveryone has their own 9:30 Club story. Whether it’s a recollection of seeing T
‘It felt like this was ours, and that was enough.’: Read excerpts from the 9:30 Club's new book, 35 years of history as told by the venue’s staff, fans, and musicians who played there
Washington City Paper / Posted 1 months ago
Everyone has their own 9:30 Club story. Whether it’s a recollection of seeing The Smashing Pumpkins or Foo Fighters before they hit it big, a mesmerizing and utterly chaotic performance by George Clinton and Parliament Funkadelic, or just one of the... Read more
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Wakefield Today
2016 Album anniversaries that will make you feel oldIt’s a brand new year. A time to look ahead to the great things us music fans h
2016 Album anniversaries that will make you feel old
Wakefield Today / Posted 1 months ago
It’s a brand new year. A time to look ahead to the great things us music fans have got to be excited about. But every passing year also reminds us that we’re getting older. So we thought we’d take a look back at some of the big records you grew up... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Live review: Patti Smith's 'Horses' rides again in PortlandAlbums have unpredictable lives. Generations of punks, painters, freaks and re
Live review: Patti Smith's 'Horses' rides again in Portland
OregonLive.com / Posted 1 months ago
Albums have unpredictable lives. Generations of punks, painters, freaks and rebels have come and gone, but most of their shelves share "Horses," Patti Smith's landmark 1975 debut. The LP is 40 now, and Smith 69, though you wouldn't know unless she... Read more

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