The Cramps: File Under Sacred Music
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The Cramps: File Under Sacred Music

Big Brother and the Holding Company: Live at the Carousel Ballroom 1968
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Big Brother and the Holding Company: Live at the Carousel Ballroom 1968

There’s so much rockist mythology wrapped up in Live at the Carousel Ballroom 1968 that…

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Ceremony: Zoo
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Ceremony: Zoo

It’s been six years since Ceremony made their raucous debut with Violence, Violence, a 13-track,…

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The Men: Open Your Heart
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The Men: Open Your Heart

As I’ve listened to Open Your Heart over the past couple of weeks, I feel…

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Beth Jeans Houghton & The Hooves of Destiny: “Yours Truly, Cellophane Noise”
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Beth Jeans Houghton & The Hooves of Destiny: “Yours Truly, Cellophane Noise”

America has always had a fondness for female British singers with giant voices. From the…

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Bruce Springsteen: Wrecking Ball
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Bruce Springsteen: Wrecking Ball

It’s difficult to avoid thoughts of personal connections to Bruce Springsteen and his history when…

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Memoryhouse: The Slideshow Effect
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Memoryhouse: The Slideshow Effect

For their debut full-length The Slideshow Effect, Ontario-based dream pop outfit Memoryhouse shed the languid…

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Porter Ricks: Biokinetics (Reissue)
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Porter Ricks: Biokinetics (Reissue)

The 20th century saw great sonic experimentation from musicians and composers, many of whom seemed…

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Sophia Knapp: Into the Waves
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Sophia Knapp: Into the Waves

Now probably seems like the perfect time for Sophia Knapp to release her solo debut.…

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Magnetic Fields: Love at the Bottom of the Sea
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Magnetic Fields: Love at the Bottom of the Sea

Love at the Bottom of the Sea was supposed to be Magnetic Fields’ return to…

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