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12 Albums for 2008 pt 1: 7-12

I don’t know how many times I’ve heard that “the album is dead”.  I don’t see how that makes any sense with the countless top whatever lists I’ve seen over the past month.  2008 was indeed a great year for music and here are a few reasons why: 12. Black Kids – Partie Traumatic Black […]

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albums

The Black Keys: Southern Blues "Attack"

I haven’t had time to mention The Black Keys‘ latest effort, Attack & Release, in the past month. Thats because its been a non-stop fixture in my cd player. **Warning-Short Rant Below** Yes, I actually went to buy this album because sometimes, I just miss the physical process of purchasing new music. In fact, I […]

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Chicago Lollapalooza

Lollapalooza 2008: Initial Lineup

It has been waaaaaay to long since I have added anything to this site. I was really hoping to not have one of those blogs that gets updated once a month. Hopefully, I will return to form immediately. Whether it was a clever ploy by Perry Farrell and organizers to drum up more early ticket […]

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Festivalist

Rothbury: A Music Festival….in Michigan?!?!?

While I was going through my daily routine of scouring music sites for the latest news, I was not very shocked to see another 3-day music festival scheduled for this summer. From Woodstock to South By Southwest, fans have paid their savings ($100-$500) to check out mile-long lists of “it” bands on a long weekend. […]