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FUTURE tease: 5/25/18 – FLASHBACK recap: 5/18/18

Some fun from last week’s show. I started the episode off with this M83 track, which has a video right out of Xanadu. Well, sort of… 45 more words

EP Review: Spielbergs - Distant Star

Spielbergs are a Norwegian rock trio that define themselves by their ‘noisy, guitar-heavy sound and strong melodies’. Heavily inspired by sci-fi, this is their debut EP, and the band plan to win hearts with their frantic, Japandroids-esque sound, mixed in with some dreamy power-pop sensibilities. 269 more words

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Matt Costa “Santa Rosa Fangs”

Matt Costa “Santa Rosa Fangs”


We were really in to Matt Costa a few years back, when the whole country seemed to be caught up in the Jack Johnson, laid back singer songwriter vibe. 221 more words

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Review and Profile: Little Man's new single: BLVD

On 22 May 2018, Little Man released their new single “BLVD.” Lead singer Chris Perricelli wrote “BLVD” while out for a walk and the track is about two people wanting to meet up. 505 more words

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ALBUM REVIEW: 'Islands' by Ash

Ash being a singles band is no enormous revelation, particularly considering the company they kept within UK rock in the ‘90s and 2000s. The only difference is that Ash seemed to know this, and in releasing a new single every two weeks between 2009 and 2010, there were questions asked about whether the Northern Irish trio would go back to conventional albums. 486 more words

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LIVERPOOL ECHO - s/t [1973]

”Power pop has never sounded so powerful! When former Mandrake Paddlesteamer mainstays Brian Engel and Martin Briley convened as Liverpool Echo in 1973, the Beatles had been in the grave for just three years, and the world still desperately wanted them back — so desperately that, with a band name borrowed bodily from an old Merseybeat-era newspaper, what could any record company do, but lift a “Fabs”-headlined copy of the paper for an album cover? 189 more words

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