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1985. A Great Year in (Mostly) Alternative Music

Last month, I looked at the year 1979 as it pertained to alternative music. The reason was that I noticed that 1979 saw a lot of really good alternative music albums being released. 945 more words

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…2016 w 25 – Album of the week is “Patch the sky" by Bob Mould.

One of the true rock´n´roll heroes, beginning his career in hugely influential band Hüsker Du in the late 70´s. Over just a few years developing from unruly punk/hardcore to melodic, guitar-based alternative rock with songs to die for. 214 more words

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Ignored 86: Steve Kane on New Day Rising

In this new episode of The Completely Ignored Podcast, Steve Kane (president, Warner Music Canada) gets hardcore with Cam and Sammy in a chat about Minneapolis punk royalty Hüsker Dü and their 1985 album  21 more words

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The Byrds: "Eight Miles High"

Tune du Jour: “Eight Miles High” – The Byrds
THE CLASH of Cover Tunes: Gli Astrali vs. Husker Du vs. The Moffs
VOTE, COMMENT, then CATCH THAT HORSE (IF YOU CAN) 108 more words
THE CLASH Of Cover Tunes

MUSCI REVIEW | Bob Mould – Patch the Sky (2016)

In a nutshell, Bored & Dangerous says: “His knack for catchy vocal melodies over roaring rock instruments is as strong as ever.”


From noise punk to melodious punk in the 80s with his band… 384 more words

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Purple Reignia

Minnesota, the land of 10,000 Prince stories. Pretty much everyone has one, including me. The last few days have been harder than I ever could have imagined and yet oddly comforting. 919 more words

Totally True Stories

Remo Drive - Breathe In /Perfume 7' Inch

Drawn to the cover and the simple fact that is the lone vinyl record amongst a sea of Cd’s, cassette tapes and shirts. I picked up a copy of Remo Drive to through a few extra bucks to one of the touring bands. 163 more words

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