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November 25 ~ Today in Music

. 1787 ~ Franz Gruber, composer of Silent Night

1896 ~ Virgil Thomson, American composer, conductor and music critic Read quotes by and about Thomson… 116 more words


Alarmist - Popular Demain

The Last Mixed Tape reviews Popular Demain, the debut full-length studio album from instrumental four-piece Alarmist. 

The language of music is a universal one. The communicative back and forth of sound, colored by moods and tones, that permeates from… 262 more words


November 4 ~ Today in Music

Carl Tausig (1841) Polish pianist

1847 ~ Felix Mendelssohn died
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.1922 ~ Paul Rovsing Olsen, Danish composer, ethnomusicologist and music critic… 222 more words


The Unbearable Whiteness of Soft Rock

As often happens when there’s absolutely nothing on TV, I recently found myself, inexplicably but not unhappily, trapped on a channel showing a half-hour Time Life/StarVista Entertainment infomercial. 932 more words


How to write a music review

For those who want to describe music in a way that goes beyond just “this song is really good”, music reviews are the way to go. 757 more words

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Girls Names - Arms Around A Vision

The Last Mixed Tape reviews Arms Around A Vision, the much-anticipated third studio album from post-punk band Girls Names.

Arms Around A Vision is an album… 309 more words