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Festivalist '09: Austin City Limits Festival

It doesn’t go down until October, but the other festival in the Texas state capitol, Austin City Limits, throws its line-up in the music fest ring. What: Austin City Limits Festival 2009 When: October 2nd – 4th Where: Zilker Park, Austin, TX Headliners: Pearl Jam, Dave Matthews Band, Kings of Leon, Ben Harper and Relentless7, […]

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Festivalist '09: Lollapalooza

Even though I won’t be attending, this is what I get excited about, Lollapalooza ’09.  Other people I know will enjoy it for me…and most likely make me jealous enough to try again in 2010.  As I’ve mentioned before, Depeche Mode, Tool and Jane’s Addiction aren’t headliners that I can get excited about.  However, the […]

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Festivalist '09: Bonnaroo Initial Lineup

Festival season continues to build with the announcement of the line-up for the world’s biggest hippie music retreat, Bonnaroo.  However, this year seems to be less hippie-centric than year’s past.  Sure, 2 nights of Phish are things tie-dye aficionados dream of, but the Boss and Beasties aren’t exactly the kings of psychedelics.  Then again, Bonnaroo […]

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JayeL Audio

New Mixtape: JayeL Audio 1-12

New business in the rap, indie, covers and electro realm.  This eccentric edition features a baby-crazy anti-folk singer (Emmy the Great), an alien-human love saga (Janelle Monae), one of The Black Keys looking for solo success (Dan Auerbach) and a collaboration by 2 of my favorite bands of last year (Vampire Weekend/Chromeo). Random indeed. JayeL […]

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2007 Wrap-Up: 10 Tracks in 2007

I feel like I might be shooting myself in the foot by neglecting some songs, but as far as I can remember, these were my favorites. Feel free to let me know of any suggestions. #10 Emmy the Great “Two Steps Forward” While 2008 will likely bring Emmy the Great to the masses, she started […]