Signing Their Lives Away: by Denise Kiernan and Joseph D’Agnese
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Signing Their Lives Away: by Denise Kiernan and Joseph D’Agnese

Fifty-six white and probably very powdery dudes signed the Declaration of Independence, the majority of…

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Raymond Byron and the White Freighter: Little Death Shaker
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Raymond Byron and the White Freighter: Little Death Shaker

The name Raymond Byron and the White Freighter might sound like a high-seas children’s fable,…

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Infantree: Hero’s Dose
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Infantree: Hero’s Dose

California band Infantree recently scored an opening slot on businessman Neil Young’s fall concert tour.…

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Swans: The Seer
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Swans: The Seer

When a mandatory part of a band’s biography is that audience members have supposedly puked…

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White Violet: Hiding, Mingling
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White Violet: Hiding, Mingling

It’s difficult not to hear almost every conceivable ilk of mediocre folksinger/songwriter all over Hiding,…

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Revisit: Etta James: At Last!
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Revisit: Etta James: At Last!

Revisit is a series of reviews highlighting past releases that now deserve a second look.…

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Various Artists: Just Tell Me That You Want Me: A Tribute to Fleetwood Mac
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Various Artists: Just Tell Me That You Want Me: A Tribute to Fleetwood Mac

Quick: what’s the first thing that comes to mind when Fleetwood Mac is mentioned? If…

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Archers of Loaf: All the Nations Airports/White Trash Heroes (Reissues)
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Archers of Loaf: All the Nations Airports/White Trash Heroes (Reissues)

Between 1993 and 1995, Archers of Loaf released two classic indie rock albums in Icky…

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The Locust: Molecular Genetics from the Gold Standard Labs
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The Locust: Molecular Genetics from the Gold Standard Labs

The members of the Locust play brutally loud grindcore songs that frequently don’t break the…

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The Antlers: Undersea EP
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The Antlers: Undersea EP

In a 2009 interview with this website, Peter Silberman described Hospice – at the time…

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