White Fence: For the Recently Found Innocent
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White Fence: For the Recently Found Innocent

Tim Presley recorded his fifth album under the moniker White Fence in an actual recording…

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King Creosote: From Scotland with Love
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King Creosote: From Scotland with Love

Scottish folk artist Kenny Anderson, who goes by the stage name King Creosote, has released…

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The Gun Club: Fire of Love
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The Gun Club: Fire of Love

More than 30 years after its initial release, there’s still nothing that sounds exactly like…

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Bear in Heaven: Time is Over One Day Old
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Bear in Heaven: Time is Over One Day Old

Jon Philpot, founder of the Brooklyn-based Bear in Heaven, walks the fine line between esoteric…

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Jenny Lewis: The Voyager
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Jenny Lewis: The Voyager

On “Late Bloomer,” a standout track from Las Vegas native Jenny Lewis’ third solo album,…

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Trampled by Turtles: Wild Animals
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Trampled by Turtles: Wild Animals

Duluth, Minnesota progressive bluegrass band Trampled by Turtles are known for their raucous, fast-paced shows.…

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Mike Cooper: Trout Steel/Places I Know/The Machine Gun Co. with Mike Cooper
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Mike Cooper: Trout Steel/Places I Know/The Machine Gun Co. with Mike Cooper

A Wikipedia search for the name “Mike Cooper” turns up entries on a Canadian politician,…

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How to Dress Well: “What Is This Heart?”
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How to Dress Well: “What Is This Heart?”

“2 Years On (Shame Dream),” the opening track from How to Dress Well’s third LP,…

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Holy Hell! Ready to Die Turns 20
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Holy Hell! Ready to Die Turns 20

Notorious B.I.G.’s Ready to Die has infiltrated virtually every tributary of hip-hop post-1994 to the…

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The Roots: … And Then You Shoot Your Cousin
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The Roots: … And Then You Shoot Your Cousin

It may be a backhanded compliment to call The Roots one of the most professional…

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