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Monday Mixer

  Written by Erika Harwood Stress Mixer! It’s funny how during this time of the year, a lot of stress comes with a time that should be relaxing.  It’s the holidays. It’s the end of the world*. You’re stressed, I’m stressed. Let’s listen to a specifically crafted playlist and pretend like none of this is happening. 1 […]

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Ben Gibbard Plays Track From Solo Album on Fallon

Ben Gibbard, lead singer of Deathcab for Cutie, is dropping his first solo album tomorrow. Promoting his new album, Gibbard played on Jimmy Fallon last night. The Album, Former Lives, is made up of a bunch of songs that didn’t quite fit into Deathcab’s repertoire, including a duet with Aimee Mann. Here’s Gibbard playing “Teardrop […]

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Bon Iver Teams up with The Roots

A few weeks ago Questlove of the Roots reached out to Bon Iver’s Justin Vernon and asked him if he would accompany them in playing a rendition of The Roots’ favorite Bon Iver song, “Perth”. What came out of it was this monster, eight-minute remix of the song.  The skeleton of the song is still […]

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