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I'll Take You There: Why Mavis Staples is the New It Girl

It wasn’t until I heard Mavis Staples’ unapologetic purr on Arcade Fire’s newest single “I Give You Power” that I found myself wondering who this mystery woman was. 1,086 more words

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The Flaming Lips + Arcade Fire thoughts

2 new discoveries. The Flaming Lips and Arcade Fire. I’ll start with the Flaming Lips. 2 albums blew my brains out at first listen. To Flaming Lips fans they are not surprisingly The Soft Bulletin (1999) and Yoshimi Battles the Pink Robots (2002). 292 more words


Perfect Songs to Get You in the Mood for Spring Time!

While the unstable weather may not prove it, spring has truly sprung; we’ve got new music as well as new life, and festival season is just around the corner. 364 more words


Beginning of the week listens

Finally making my way around to more 21st century music. I look to BEA for help on that otherwise I would never have heard a lot of this really awesome music. 78 more words


Tsunami of fire

Trains. In downtown cities. We don’t think of them being akin to a bomb. Yet this is what happened in Lac Megantic in Quebec, Canada, in July 2013. 861 more words


Introducing: System Corporation

It’s definitely not every day we receive great music from New Zealand in the inbox, but we did this week in the form of System Corporation… 1,027 more words