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2009 Wrap-Up: Top Tracks of the Year #11 to #1

11. Jack Penate – Pull My Heart Away Penate’s crooning seriously sounds like his heart it being physically ripped out on this track. This pained approach is even more appropriate given the nostalgic guitar riffs and heartbeat-like drums. I don’t know what the guitar technique is thats used on this song, but it would sound […]

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2009 Wrap-Up: Top Albums #4 to #1

The conclusion of my top albums of 2009. These four shuffled order constantly during the last week. Feedback is welcome below. 4. Phoenix – Wolfgang Amadeus Phoenix I avoided this album for a few weeks just because the title annoyed me. After I got over my stubbornness, I was relieved to see Phoenix matched (if […]

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New Mixtape: JayeL Audio 11-24-09 – Part 1 of 2

A trip back to MSU, moving to a new apartment and working some late hours not only means I don’t get you new music in a reasonable manner. It also means that my RSS feed is filled to the brim with new tunes. I’m crazy enough to think that any one of those links could […]

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New Mixtape: JayeL Audio 6-25-09

I’d like to put these out faster than 1 month at a time, but that seems to be my average right now.  Not for a lack of good music either.  This selection has more Gossip (“Men  In Love” an amazing album, btw ), more Camera Obscura (“The Sweetest Thing”) and more brit pop via Little […]