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Musical Musings II - Back to School Playlist

Teachers have the summer off. This is not classified information. However, summer is pretty much finished in my neck of the woods, so I, being an educator, must leave my three months of paid laziness behind and begin teaching students again. 1,219 more words


Tom Shiegoski and Jeff Smith: Bone: Quest for the Spark, Book One (2011)

SOUNDTRACK: BOB MOULD-Tiny Desk Concert #379 (August 11, 2014).

Man, I leave the Tiny Desk concert area for a little while and they have loaded up ten shows already!  920 more words


Every Everything coming to DVD

Just making sure everyone knows that EVERY EVERYTHING: THE MUSIC, LIFE & TIMES OF GRANT HART will be released on DVD on August 12th. The DVD comes with a boatload of extra interviews with Grant Hart on the following 20 topics: 84 more words


Minneapolis: A music city

I was in my car the other day switching through songs on my mp3 player when I stopped on “Bastards of Young” by the Replacements, college radio darlings of the 1980s (a fine decade for both music and producing people, like me). 489 more words


The Listening Post: March-June 2014

Music to fade out the long, cold winter, slide through spring, and crash into summer.

  • Morning Phase—Beck. The most instantly noticeable thing about the latest offering from Beck is the sound.
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July 10. Bob Mould, a ladybird tent and a bunch of spread sheets

It is a rare occasion indeed nowadays when something happens to actually make me shake with excitement but today at about half past three, I exclaimed “Oh my God” in the middle of my crowded office, causing my fellow co workers to look at me with a mixture of shock, worry and WTF? 316 more words

Record review: Bob Mould - Beauty & Ruin (2014, LP)

Fans of Hüsker Dü tend to favour either the tracks on which guitarist Bob Mould or drummer Grant Hart sang; the former taking a more brutal approach at the mic and the latter being a more melodic soul. 219 more words