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New Music Friday: Christmas Edition

No surprise that Pentatonix and Neil Diamond have new Christmas albums out but here are a few alternative selections to add to your library. Don’t Waste Your Wishes The Killers The band releases a new Christmas single each year.  This is their compilation from 2006-2016 Joseph, Better You Than Me (feat. Elton John, Neil Tennant) […]

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Best albums of 2015…so far

As I was compiling my favorites from the past 6 months, I realized they all reminded me of different artists that I already loved.  I guess it was the familiar mixed in with the new that made these albums so fun and familiar and yet so varied/ Bob Dylan “Shadows In The Night” I’m even […]

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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

Bro-country is such a big thing that in now has it’s own Wikipedia page.  But there is hope for those that are growing weary of songs about taking your girl with the cut-off jeans on a Friday night to the creek on your flat-bed truck with guns, tobacco and God by your side. The good news […]

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Get Out…to Stagecoach

With Coachella finally out of the way, it’s now time to focus on Country Coachella aka Stagecoach.  Just like Coachella, the headliners aren’t necessarily the most interesting performers to see at this festival so with that in mind and now that the set times are posted, here is a potential strategy to see some worthwhile […]

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New Music Tuesday

It certainly was great to see one of my favorite albums from 2013; Kacey Musgraves “Same Trailer, Different Park get recognized with the Grammy for Best Country Album.  So as we salute Ms. Musgraves let’s look at new music from artists that most likely influenced Kacey’s award winning album.   Laura Cantrell  can sing a […]

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Free Music Friday

Want to get to know the Grammy Artists?  Click on the Grammy logo and give a listen so you can sound informed when someone asks who is Kacey Musgraves (Best New Artist nominee) or Zedd (Best Dance Recording nominee) or Hiatus Kaiyote (Best R&B Performance)?   Bookmark on Delicious Digg this post Recommend on Facebook share via Reddit Share […]

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Favorite Albums 2013

I’m still one of those weirdos that enjoys the full album. Like the movies, some deliver on the anticipation, many disappoint and some come out of nowhere to continue my faith in the full length recorded LP.  In no particular order, here are my favorites at this particular moment in time (favorites are always subject […]

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Free Music Friday

Hey Wake Up! Anyone who’s ever been a kid is probably familiar with author and illustrator Sandra Boynton.  Well she’s now venturing into the world of music producing and she’s off to a fine start with her album “Frog Trouble”.  Some of my favorite artists are on here including Alison Krauss, Dwight Yoakam and Fountains of […]

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