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St. Vincent – Bad Believer

As you may have noticed, Ms. Annie Clark aka St. Vincent was a big part of my 2014 and claimed my top album, top live performance and multiple spots on my top songs list. Needless to say, I don’t mind her churning out new music and re-issuing a deluxe version of her eponymous album next […]

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2014 Wrap-Up: Top Albums #15-1

My final favorite 15 albums of 2014 are below and a re-listen of these greats made me realize how 2015 has a lot to live up to. Let me know what I missed and stream the entire top albums playlist on Spotify. Top Albums #25-#16 Top Albums Honorable Mention 15. Sylvan Esso – Sylvan Esso […]

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2014 Wrap-Up: Top Tracks #10-1

The grand finale is here. Check out the last of my top 60 favorite tracks of 2014 and let me know what I missed. Mixtape coming soon! #20-11 #30-21 #40-31 #50-41 #60-51 10. Death From Above 1979 – Trainwreck 1979 Full disclosure: I wasn’t aware of the impact punk rockers Death From Above 1979 had […]

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2014 Wrap-Up: Top Tracks #40-31

The countdown continues with tracks #40-31. Catch up on the previous 20 tracks if you missed them last week: #60-51 #50-41 40. Interpol – All The Rage Back Home I heavily anticipate and hype many reunions, but Interpol’s reintroduction to music couldn’t have started better than “All The Rage Back Home”. The 50 second introduction […]

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St. Vincent + SNL

The season finale of Saturday Night Live closed out the year in grand fashion with the return of alum Andy Samberg, a slew of guests (Kristen Wiig, Paul Rudd, Bill Hader, etc.), a new Lonely Island digital short and most importantly St. Vincent‘s musical performances. Ms. Annie Clark is having a banner year with her […]

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MIXTAPE: JayeL Audio 4-17-14 ft St. Vincent, Clean Bandit, Team Me, Wye Oak & more

JayeL Audio 4-17-14 from jayelaudio on 8tracks Radio. Spring is off to quite the start for new music. The Hold Steady returned with more rousing bar room rock narratives, Lykke Li released new tracks picking up where she left off on Wounded Rhymes and Sam Smith continued his campaign to steal your heart as your […]

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Apr. 2014 Detroit Show Tracker: St. Vincent, DEJJ, The Hold Steady & more

Shows on, shows on, on shows are coming through Metro Detroit this month. Unfortunately, some of the best acts stopping by SE Michigan are SOLD OUT. I’d suggest you find other avenues and join me at St. Vincent and Dale Earnhardt Jr Jr. There are plenty of other great options though. The Hold Steady get […]