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Music for 2/21/17!!! David Grissom, Viriditas, Withdrawal

@@@ David Grissom: Slow Me Down (Mother Lode, 2016)  A single by a Texas bluesman after I saw a gig he having at National Sawdust in Brooklyn.   322 more words

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Music for 2/20/17!!! Ibibio Sound Machine, Hunck, D.O.C.

@@@ Ibibio Sound Machine: Uyai (Merge, 2017)  This world music outfit has two tunes up on the Apple Music and this record is reviewed this week by WRIR in Virginia.   380 more words

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Music for 2/19/17!!! Strand of Oaks, Nikki Lane

@@@ Strand of Oaks: Hard Love (Dead Oceans, 2017)  Some indie rock that got a front page article on Salon saying it is a rock ‘n roll masterpiece.   348 more words

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Music for 2/17/17!!! Jidenna, Soviet Soviet, Tash Sultana

@@@ Jidenna: The Chief (Epic, 2017)  Hip hop off the front page of the Apple Music sto.  After an opening tune that does not a great job invoking African motherland vibes, the second tune gets into poppier territory.   421 more words

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Music for 2/16/17!!! Sandoz, Delphine, Jaakko Laitinen/Vaara Raha

@@@ Sandoz: #9294 (Intone/Mute, 2016)  I skipped an All Music notable release email in December and clicked it open today.  This is a collection of techno from 1992-1994.   440 more words

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Music for 2/15/17!!! Egyptrixx, Priests, Gabriel Garzon Montano

@@@ Egyptrixx: Pure, Beyond Reproach (Halocline, 2017)  Experimental techno off of last week’s All Music notable release email.  It opens up big and percussive.  There is a low synth drone that sneaks behind these crashes but it’s a lot of metal and bashing spasms.   368 more words

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Music for 2/14/17!!! Sloucher, The Bohemian Trio, Black Joe Lewis

@@@ Sloucher: Wait to Start (Swoon, 2016).  A grunge-y shoe gaze track opens up this record I got to after I got a music publicist email calling these guys the best indie band to come down the pike in a long time.   377 more words

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