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Mercury Prize Nominees

The Mercury Prize is an annual music prize awarded for the best album from the United Kingdom and Ireland. The shortlist is chosen by an independent panel of musicians, music presenters, music producers, music journalists, festival organisers and other figures in the music industry in the UK and Ireland. The main objectives of the Mercury […]

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Quarterly Report

Let’s face it, there is too much music out there to keep up.  We stream an album once and move on to the next one.   But there is so much joy to be gained by listening to an album so many times you know the words by heart.  I listened to Pet Sounds yesterday […]

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New Music Friday

You might not be able to judge a book by its cover, but I took one look at the album cover of Eleanor Friedberger‘s new album “New View” and because it reminded me of Neil Young’s Decade.  I knew a would be in for a treat.    Judging be the first single, full of explosive […]

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Favorite Songs 2013

As much as I love albums I do love radio and the amazing ability for certain songs to be played over and over and yet still get enjoyment out of them with each listen.  So here are the 20 songs that I played ad infinitum in 2013.  As always the songs are in no particular […]

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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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Mercury Prize Nominees

For those of us that still like albums and are still obsessed with the music coming out of the UK, look no further than the nominations for the Mercury Prize.  Nominations are chosen by a panel of musicians, music executives, journalists and other figures in the music industry in the UK and Ireland.  It’s usually […]

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