Tag Archives: Florence + The Machine

2 for 2uesday I Love You All The Time edition

The Eagles Of Death Metal have an ongoing campaign called ‘Play It Forward’.  The idea is simple.  They’re encouraging bands of all shapes and sizes to create a cover of their song “I Love You All The Time”.  The campaign is helping to raise money for The Sweet Stuff Foundation that will benefit victims of […]

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Mercury Prize Nominees 2015

Mercury Prize nominees were announced last week.  This year’s Mercury Prize shortlist includes seven debut albums and it celebrates artists from every stage of their careers”, says Simon Frith, Chair of Judges. The Mercury Prize promotes the best of UK and Irish music and the artists who produce it. I look forward to these nominations […]

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Get out during Rocktober

Happy Rocktober!  I don’t care of the expression was played out by 1982, I still wanna rock and the best venue to do that this month is none other than The Hollywood Bowl.   This month, during its “off-season” the Bowl will host 13 events.  All of them are worth checking out except for Jimmy […]

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Best singles of 2015…so far

There was so much good music that sometimes the good ones escape our notice.  Here are ten songs that did not escape my notice and were played repeatedly during the first six months of 2015.   Beck “Dreams” Beck picks up the tempo and I rediscover my love for Beck dance music   Alabama Shakes “Don’t […]

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New Music Tuesday

If you love the TV show Game Of Thrones, you’re most likely a fan of Florence + The Machine.  Like the show, Florence Welch’s music takes you on an epic journey.  When I hear her music I think of jumping on my noble steed and slaying white walkers as I go in search of my […]

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2011 Favorite Albums

This list changes every day but these albums seemed to stay on whenever I made a change.  So here they are in no particular order…except for the first one. Any one who reads my blog or listens to the radio or watches tv or is ever on the internet and consumes pop culture should not […]

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New Music Tuesday

I hope you didn’t spend all your money on candy and gum this Halloween because now holiday season is in full effect and the big music releases come out. Let’s start relatively small and work our way up. Lou Reed and Metallica have recorded an album together called Lulu.   The words “really?” and “why?” […]

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