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Rachel Grimes
The Clearing
Jun 22, 2015 | by | No Comments | Read →

It would be a disservice to the work she’s created in the past to pick through Rachel Grimes’ most recent record, the aptly named The Clearing, without first...


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Album Reviews

Rachel Grimes
The Clearing
Rachel Grimes The Clearing

It would be a disservice to the work she’s created in the past to pick through Rachel Grimes’ most recent record, the aptly named The Clearing, without first...

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What’s the Rumpus?

Northside Festival
Brooklyn, June 11–14
Northside Festival Brooklyn, June 11–14

Now in its seventh year, Brooklyn’s Northside Festival has cemented itself a permanent place on the summer calendar, but of course, the challenge for...

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Past Perfect

Simple Minds
Sparkle in the Rain
Simple Minds Sparkle in the Rain

Released 31 years ago, Simple Minds’ seventh album, Sparkle in the Rain, remains an astounding work and the artistic pinnacle of the Glaswegian band’s...

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Biblio Files

New Order
by Kevin Cummins
New Order by Kevin Cummins

In recent years, it seems like there has been no shortage of books to emerge from the Joy Division/New Order camp. A compendium of the notebooks of deceased...

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Primitive Futures

An Interview with
Dick Diver
An Interview withDick Diver

Dick Diver, despite the alliteration, isn't a name that rolls off the tongue. Even as a reference to an F. Scott Fitzgerald character, it also doesn't do much to...

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