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Lou Reed

Brian Eno once famously said regarding the poor selling debut album of The Velvet Underground “Everyone who bought one of those 30,000 copies started a band.” This may help explain why I never started a band because frankly, The Velvet Underground scared me.  I had no interest as a kid in hearing about the dark […]

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New Music Tuesday

The fourth album from Cold War Kids entitled “Dear Miss LonelyHearts” sounds like they’re going for Killer’s type arena rock and that’s not a bad thing.  The opening lyrics sound like they’re tentative about shooting for big time rock and roll  “I was supposed to do great things I know the road was long But […]

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2011 In Memoriam

People died, marriages broke up as did bands.  Here are a number of things I will miss in the new year. Bookmark on Delicious Digg this post Recommend on Facebook share via Reddit Share with Stumblers Tweet about it Subscribe to the comments on this post

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New Music Tuesday

I use the term “new music” loosely this week as a couple of artists are re-releasing music that you probably already own. When I say own, I mean you have the vinyl or you used to because you upgraded to the  CD 21 years ago in 1990 but you’ve moved a few times and you […]

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