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Maximo Park: The National Health

Based on my recent increased usage in The Editors’ Pandora station, I’ve been in dire need of some new Brit Rock. Thats why I’m glad to welcome back England’s Maximo Park. Paul Smith’s unique vocals and story telling ability seem in fine fashion on the title track from the band’s upcoming 4th album, The National […]

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JayeL Audio: 4 Years in the Making & The Early Years

I was surveying old posts last week and realized I have been writing on this blog/site for 4 years. Kinda crazy. 4 years is like 8 in blog years. My first post was even douchey enough to refer to it as a “space”, but at least the music was good (Maximo Park and the Fratelli’s). […]

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Post It Up: March Madness

I think after Syracuse’s 6 overtime win over UConn, its officially March Madness.  Hopefully, the newly crowned Michigan State Spartans won’t have any trouble in the Big Ten Tournament with Minnesota (today at 12pm on ESPN!). Here are a few tracks I’ve been checking out lately.  I’m really glad to see Maximo Park back in […]

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Maximo Park: UK "Pleasure"

Maximo Park – Our Earthly Pleasures – 4/5 Narks Our Earthly Pleasures is the sophomore offering from North-East England based Maximo Park. The album celebrates the many aspects of human emotion from a post-punk revival point of view. Lead by front man Paul Smith, the band was more than able in forming a collection that […]

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Start Me Up

I’m not really sure what I am going to do with this space yet. In the future, I’d like it to be a place where I can post new music (hip hop, indie, and anything new I pick up), reviews and insights. We’ll see how it goes, but it should be interesting… For now, here […]