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THE POGUES ! Rum Sodomy & The Lash - 30 Years Ago...

5 August, 1985..

The Pogues released their masterpiece ‘Rom Sodomy and the Lash’ on 5 August, 198530 Years Ago ! Their second and probably their best work ever. 231 more words

Back In Time

Morningsiders Live at Le Poisson Rouge

Okay so I might be biased considering that the core members of this group and I share the same alma mater. Yet that doesn’t make them any less talented! 390 more words


In Photos: Laura Marling at Washington, D.C.'s 9:30 Club (7/31)

Laura Marling hasn’t been to Washington, D.C., in a couple of years. In 2013, Marling, joined by Jay Brannan, was the first artist to play at Lincoln Theatre after the announcement that I.M.P. 177 more words

Concert Reviews

Ryan Cassata says F U to American Idol!

Watch Ryan Cassata turn American Idol down in a punk rock fashion! This pretty much speaks for itself:

“Dear American Idol Casting Directors,

I have received many phone calls and emails begging me to try out in front of the executive producers of the show in the past couple months. 450 more words

Acoustic Music

Stream: Ryan Adams' new 7-inch EP, Willow Lane

Broken rib be damned, the mighty Ryan Adams has not only continued touring, but he’s returned with the latest installment in his series of Pax-Am Records 7-inch singles. 1,140 more words


Needle in the Hay: Elliott Smith's Self-Titled Album Turns 20

Elliott Smith chose to release his music under his own name starting with his debut, Roman Candle, in 1994. Portland, Oregon, was quick to fall in love with their local hero, but the rest of the world took years to catch on. 3,946 more words

CoS Exclusive Features

Willis Earl Beal shares stirring new single "Survive" -- listen

Photo​ ​by Rodrigo Melgarejo

After issuing it in very limited quantities back in January, Willis Earl Beal is set to release his Noctunes LP wide on August 28th via Tender Loving Empire. 152 more words