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Recommended Tuesday Show: Black Lips and Box Elders at Brooklyn Bowl

Ah, back to regularly scheduled programming.  You’d think after a week of doing nothing but watching music (and drinking beer and eating tacos) I’d be a little tired of it.  No- all I want to do is go see more bands (and drink more beer, though frankly I’m a little burned out on Tex Mex […]

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My Favorite 50 Songs of 2009: 50-41

First, a word on lists.  Lists are essentially useless, but people who love music often love making them.  It’s impossible to make an ultimate “best” list, because all music means something different to different people.  But that doesn’t mean there’s no such thing a useful list. There’s a few different “best of” lists I could […]

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Recommended Wednesday Show: Box Elders at Monster Island Basement

Pitchfork didn’t like their new album, Alice and Friends, but I sure did.  Box Elders play a lot of jangly, lazy almost-punk, with catchy melodies and a feel that brings you right back to 60s garage bands.  Definitely comparable to other bands today like Ty Segal, but with a touch more humor.  For instance the […]

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MP3 Roundup: Generationals, Box Elders, Throw Me The Statue, and Fruit Bats

These late August warm and humid days have seen me neglecting this blog, but I’ve been listening to a lot of great music.  Now that the weather’s broken, I’d better get down to it.  Here’s four of my favorite songs I’ve heard recently.  And I know it’s a little late, but I’d just like to […]

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