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My Favorite 50 Songs of 2009: 30-21

To recap:  As for My Favorite 50 Songs of 2009, I made a few rules for myself.  First, a band can only appear once.  Also, this is purely about singles I enjoy.  For instance, I would never put Harlem Shakes’ Technicolor Health on my favorite albums list, but “Sunlight” made it pretty high on this list [...]

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Photos: Sunset Rubdown and New Villager at Manhattan Center Grand Ballroom

The Manhattan Center Grand Ballroom was so different than the basement of the Unitarian Church in Philadelphia.  It’s hard to believe that the band I saw in 2006 filled up almost entire ballroom, not just with people, but with an incredibly grand sound that’s evolved so far since Snake’s Got A Leg.  Krug has taken [...]

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Photos: Northside Festival

I should probably be out at the Northside Festival right now brining you more coverage of the weekend’s festivities.  I am, however, a little too festivitied out.  Nevertheless, I saw some great music this weekend at Brooklyn’s mini music fest.  Here’s a brief recap. Friday night brought me to Studio B for the first time, [...]

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Exciting New Song (and Album): Nightingale / December Song

Spencer Krug is pretty much King, as far as I’m concerned.  Luckily for everyone with ears, there’s a new Sunset Rubdown album due out on June 23rd called Dragonslayer.  I’ve heard a lot of these songs played live, and they were all very moving and exciting.  I haven’t heard the whole album yet, but this [...]

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Sign The Petition To Get Swan Lake To Go On Tour!

I just saw this on Brooklyn Vegan and thought that I’d do my part to help!  Apparently, there is a petition circulating to get indie rock supergroup Swan Lake to go on tour.   Swan Lake is made up of Spencer Krug of Sunset Rubdown and Wolf Parade, Dan Bejar of Destroyer, and Carey Mercer of Frog [...]

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