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2 for 2uesday

Two Los Angeles bands are back after each taking a long hiatus. It’s been three years since we last heard from Local Natives but all the yearning vocals and driving drums are still present with their first single entitled “Past Lives”.  It sounds like they’re swinging for the fences with this one.  I can hear […]

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Get Out

Let’s folk it up this weekend! The Way Over Yonder festival is at the Santa Monica Pier brought to you by the fine folks that put together the Newport Folk Festival.  It’s a 2 day affair headlined by LA local natives Local Natives and Lucinda Williams on Friday and LA institution Jackson Browne (expect to hear […]

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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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Best albums 2013…so far

We’re halfway through 2013.  Here are the top ten albums (in no particular order) that have been replayed the most at the house. Justin Timberlake “The 20/20 Experience   Daft Punk “Random Access Memories”   Laura Marling “Once I Was An Eagle”   Vampire Weekend “Modern Vampires Of The City”   Tegan and Sara “Heartthrob” […]

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New Music Tuesday

Two indie darlings release their long-awaited albums today. Those two indie darlings are the Quin twins aka Tegan and Sara.  They  are now more than a decade into their career and have subtly moved from singer/songwriters to quirky new wave/rock sounds and are now with this new album looking to make a splash in the […]

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