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Album Review: Nas - Illmatic XX

Two summers ago, I was dragged on a date that included a trip to Governor’s Island. For the unfamiliar, that’s the small island between Brooklyn and Manhattan where the Governor’s Ball is held. 1,129 more words

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Record store day 2014.

Well i’m lucky that i live 2 blocks away from Rough Trade NYC—-so i woke up, went to the gym, and then put on my clothes and walked over to Rough Trade! 142 more words


Resurrected 1970s Cinema: Sorcerer

“Sorcerer” is the movie that derailed the career of the Oscar winning director of “The French Connection” and “The Exorcist” William Friedkin. It is a remake of the French film classic “The Wages Of Fear” but it bombed upon it’s initial release in 1977 and received mostly negative reviews when it opened a couple of weeks after “Star Wars”. 253 more words

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Record Store Day: Nirvana, REM, Joy Division On Vinyl

This weekend brings another Record Store Day, a way to support and honor our favorite music-selling establishments. Historically, sales and special deals abound, so get out and support your local brick and mortar store. 266 more words


Prince to reissue Purple Rain for 30th anniversary, promises "veritable goldmine" of unheard music

For the last few months, Prince has been teasing the release of a new full-length album titled PLECTRUMELECTRUM. Turn out that’s just one of many projects the Purple One has in store for 2014. 123 more words


School of Seven Bells reissuing Put Your Sad Down EP for Record Store Day

In December, School of Seven Bells co-founder Benjamin Curtis lost his battle with cancer. Prior to his death, however, his bandmate, management, and friends organized a… 174 more words


Sid Selvidge ∆ The Cold Of The Morning (1975)

I’ve never travelled or been close to Memphis, Tennessee, but it strikes me as being a nexus, at least as far as the genesis of the American “id” is concerned. 587 more words