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JayeL Audio Mixtape

New Mixtape: JayeL Audio 3-3-09

This round is a little less “melon collie” (as Logan put it) and a little more diverse. Alice Russell joins the growing list of British soul singers I’m starting to confuse with one another. The welcome return of Phoenix (“1901”), Razorlight (“North London Trash”) and Jack Penate (“Tonight’s Today”). A couple of “growers” are the […]

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Brit Pop

Jack Penate: Return "Today"

Last month marked the return of the UK’s Jack Penate with the lead single, “Tonight Today”.  When I last wrote about him, he was making waves with his debut album, Matinee.  I listened to the album constantly and almost every track made it onto mixtapes I gave out.  From “Spit At Stars” to “Have I […]

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Showstopper

2007 Wrap-Up: Showstopper in 2008

While I am mostly saving my pennies to go to Lollapalooza in 2008, here are a few of the bands I’d like to see live and in person. #5 Editors/Jack Penate/The Fratellis/The KooksThough each of these rising artists/bands from across the pond have very unique styles, I’d love to see them implement their hits on […]

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Brit Pop

Jack Penate – Soon To Be "Star"

Jack Penate is an up and coming musician from Blackheath, London and is gaining steam as he moves up the British music charts. His first single, “Second, Minute or Hour” lead the charge as an introduction to Penate’s ska-inspired riffs, intertwined with tales of young love. His latest release, the exceptional Spit At Stars EP, […]