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How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Listen to The Grateful Dead

As you age, you go through a natural process of expanding your musical tastes and loosening the grip on long-held musical prejudices. For longer than I would care to confess, I’ve hated the… 1,107 more words

SONG REVIEW- SELENA GOMEZ FEAT A$AP ROCKY, GOOD FOR YOU 

Let me start out by saying I’m not one for pop music. I find it generic and just reusing the same beats over and over. With that said I was pleasantly surprised with Selena Gomez’s new song “Good For You”. 116 more words

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For Your (Re)Consideration: Defining Punk and the Total Genius of the Saints

Let’s talk about the Big Three.

But first: I advocate a fairly rigid definition of punk rock. The term “Punk Rock” should identify a distinct… 1,041 more words

The Antlers and Spoon Stun With an Intimate Show at The Wick

Spoon and The Antlers make an unlikely concert pairing. Yet the former, Brooklyn-based brooders in the Antlers, now stalwarts of the Kings County indie scene, opened for the jovial Austin veterans Wednesday at The Wick. 354 more words

SONG OF THE WEEK- BLEACHERS, I WANNA GET BETTER

My song of the week is a bit of a throwback, this song was released a little over a year ago- but I’ve been hooked on it all week. 193 more words

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Governors Ball 2015: Bad Sound & Bacchanalia Can't Eclipse Bjork

The grounds of Governors Ball were a sprawling swamp of collard-green grass. A malodorous, dank stench filled the air, a product of the heavy rains that fell during Friday’s installment of Governors Ball (Saturday was exponentially sunnier), mixed with the audience’s excessive weed-smoking. 989 more words

ALBUM REVIEW- ZELLA DAY, KICKER

The debut album of Zella Day is a psychedelic journey from start to finish. I first happened upon her when iTunes had her song “Hypnotic” as the single of the week. 155 more words

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