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Those Pretty Wrongs
Those Pretty Wrongs
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There's a simple, plaintive track about perseverance and moving through life called “Lucky Guy” on Those Pretty Wrongs’ eponymous debut LP that works as a...


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Album Reviews

Those Pretty Wrongs
Those Pretty Wrongs
Those Pretty Wrongs Those Pretty Wrongs

There's a simple, plaintive track about perseverance and moving through life called “Lucky Guy” on Those Pretty Wrongs’ eponymous debut LP that works as a...

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What’s the Rumpus?

Howard Jones and OMD
Jacobs Pavilion at Nautica, Cleveland, June 11
Howard Jones and OMD Jacobs Pavilion at Nautica, Cleveland, June 11

While it would be easy to dismiss this double-bill of openers as a cash-grab at ’80s nostalgia—and perhaps that is exactly what...

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Past Perfect

The Cars
The Elektra Years: 1978–1987
The Cars The Elektra Years: 1978–1987

When thinking of the music of the ’80s, most people probably envision some extreme version of new wave squeaked out of synthesizers by a band...

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Biblio Files

Under the Big Black Sun
by John Doe with Tom DeSavia
Under the Big Black Sun by John Doe with Tom DeSavia

Eclipsed in popular consciousness by their distant cousins in New York and London, LA’s punk progenitors forged an eclectic scene where...

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Primitive Futures

The Hunches
The Hunches
The Hunches The Hunches

The Hunches surfaced in the waking years of this century to hit a nerve that desperately needed hitting. Playing a cacophonic, gritty kind of rock & roll, they...

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