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Sunday music picks: Caribou, Burt Bacharach

Caribou at Mohawk outdoor. “Our Love,” the new album by Canadian-born, London-based producer Dan Snaith, is rich with ornately textured electro-pop and gorgeous compositions that swirl around heady emotional flash points. 154 more words

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Saturday music picks: Hoodie Allen, Uncle Walt's Band tribute

Hoodie Allen, Chiddy Bang, Max at Stubb’s outdoor. The former Google Ads employee is riding high off the release of his debut full-length “People Keep Talking,” a solid platter full of clever, radio-friendly hip-pop that dropped last month. 337 more words

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Friday music picks: Brian Ellis, Alvvays

Brian Ellis at Holy Mountain. Multi-instrumentalist Ellis serves as guitarist for psych rockers Astra and keyboardist for hip-hop artist Egyptian Lover. He has a new electro funk project loaded with slinky keys and flanged out, booty poppin’ bass. 113 more words

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Thursday music picks: Jeezy, Tiger Liu

Jeezy at Stubb’s outdoor. “People love Jeezy, not because he sold crack, but because he persevered, he’s a success story,” fellow Atlanta rapper Killer Mike said about the hip-hop lifer recently. 185 more words

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Wednesday music picks: Chrissie Hynde, Boyce Avenue

Chrissie Hynde at ACL Live. Given how synonymous British rocker Hynde’s image and has become with the Pretenders band name, it’s probably not any big stretch that this summer’s “Stockholm” actually marked the first time she released an album under her own name. 165 more words

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Tuesday music picks: Slayer, Tribal Seeds

Slayer at ACL Live. Bummed about the end of fall music festival season? Drop by the stately concert hall to thrash away your sorrows with the speed metal demons and two-time Fun Fun Fun Fest alums. 121 more words

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Monday music picks: Blonde Redhead, De Lux

Blonde Redhead at the Mohawk. As indie rock bands go, Blonde Redhead has been fairly all over the map, perhaps owing to its 1990s roots in an alt-rock scene that differed somewhat from the modern indie culture. 113 more words

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