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COVER: Deer Tick – Constructive Summer and The Hold Steady – Easy

In what has to be one of the better tour pairings in recent years, The Hold Steady and Deer Tick are set to play together starting tonight. Both acts have front men with unique vocals, engrossing story-telling and are heralded for essential rock live performances. To celebrate, the bands took turns at playing each other […]

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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 […]

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JayeL Audio Mixtape

New Mixtape: JayeL Audio 7-22-10

I really didn’t think I would have enough music for a new mix before heading to Chicago this weekend. Turns out, I could have almost made two discs worth of new music. Get ready for your next KiD CuDi addictions on “Erase Me” and “All Summer”, if they haven’t already got you. Newcomers Teachers and […]

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Thursday Linkage: The Black Keys, Animated Albums, NPR Live Concerts, Nappy Roots and more

A) Seems like I’ve been waiting for May 18th to get here for far too long. Good thing NPR is streaming The Black Keys‘ Brothers all week. Trust me, its worth a pre-order. B) Want to see your favorite album covers come to life? Me too. Check out the great Animated Albums Tumblr page (via […]

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Thursday Linkage: Tokyo Police Club, Black Keys, The Hold Steady, Spotify and more

Go Green, Go White Off to Hilton Head Island for a short weekend trip. Here are a few items worth noting/listening to: A) Way back in 2006, Tokyo Police Club had me raving about their EP, A Lesson in Crime. Tracks like “Nature of the Experiment” and “Cheer It On” had me drooling, for their […]

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Festivalist

Festivalist ’10: Sasquatch! Music Festival – George, WA – May 29-31

What: Sasquatch! Music Festival When: May 29th-31st Where: The Gorge Amphitheatre, George, WA Headliners: Saturday – My Morning Jacket, Vampire Weekend; Sunday – Massive Attack, Pavement; Monday – Ween, MGMT Line-Up Highlights: The National, The New Pornographers, Craig Robinson, Aziz Ansari, A-Trak, Nada Surf, Public Enemy, Brother Ali, Garfunkel and Oates Tickets: 3 day passes […]