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Remember Whensday- Miles Davis

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May 26 really does seem to be a day ripe with musicians’ birthdays. The day ushered Lenny Kravitz, Hank Williams Jr. and Stevie Nicks into the world, as well as Isaac Slade, the frontman for The Fray, which is a band I have no problem announcing adoration for. But arguably the most important birthday to […]

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Monday Mixer

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There are some songs I just simply cannot get out of my head. This isn’t your average earworm, or your classic “quick sing another song so I can get ‘I Really Like You’ out of my head once and for all!” No, this is that times a million, where even in the midst of listening […]

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Remember Whensday- Pete Townshend

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Horatio Caine puts on his sunglasses, says a badass one liner (my personal favorite is “They brought the war to us… Now we’re gonna take it to them”) and before anybody can say anything in reply, rock music. Specifically, “Won’t Get Fooled Again,” an iconic song in the classic rock catalogue. Full of rowdy playing, […]

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Brandon Flowers- The Desired Effect (Review)

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Written by Brenda Herrera Listening to the second solo album of the Killers’ front man Brandon Flowers is a delightful surprise that strongly emulates all the elements of classic pop album from the eighties. Any one of these songs can easily stand alone as a single. With the surplus amount of catchy hooks and the […]

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Monday Mixer

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Having spent the past four years studying percussion, I’ve become increasingly critical and aware of its use in popular music. While it’s easy to add a tambourine to any rock song, there are some artists that go above and beyond in the realm of percussion use, something I’m always excited to hear. Here are some […]

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Tallest Man On Earth- Dark Bird is Home (Review)

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If there’s any artist that knows how to reside in the sweet spot between loneliness and contentment, it’s Kristian Matsson, more popular known as The Tallest Man on Earth. It seems to be a skill he’s mastered; especially seen in his latest release Dark Bird is Home. The name and album art in and of […]

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