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Cracker
Berkeley to Bakersfield
Dec 16, 2014 | by | No Comments | Read →

As history boils things down to the bullet points, it’s easy to forget that there was always more going on. Neither from Seattle nor particularly “grungy,”...


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Album Reviews

Cracker
Berkeley to Bakersfield
Cracker Berkeley to Bakersfield

As history boils things down to the bullet points, it’s easy to forget that there was always more going on. Neither from Seattle nor particularly “grungy,”...

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What’s the Rumpus?

Skinny Puppy
Best Buy Theater, New York, December 2
Skinny Puppy Best Buy Theater, New York, December 2

Before Skinny Puppy took the stage at Best Buy Theater last week, people in hazmat suits—looking like extras from Breaking Bad...

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Past Perfect

David Bowie
Nothing Has Changed
David Bowie Nothing Has Changed

If some desert island curse forced you to pick only one artist to listen to for the rest of eternity, you’d do well to choose David Bowie. His career-long sequence...

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Biblio Files

Dancing with Myself
by Billy Idol
Dancing with Myself by Billy Idol

Billy Idol’s name conjures the sneer, the shock of blonde hair, the leather, and, of course, his trademark rebel yell. Dancing with Myself, his...

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Primitive Futures

Stark Folk Band
“Modern Times”
Stark Folk Band “Modern Times”

“Something’s gotta happen, something’s gotta change,” seems like a familiar refrain in the world of cagey guitar rock, the product of boredom, teenage ennui...

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