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Songs For The Season: Summer Playlist

Summer, the long coveted season for students, teachers, kids, parks, and numerous other interested parties, has always seemed to invigorate the beginning of something new. While it presents a change in season, it also sparks a temperate reinvention. Summer removes the constraints of autumn’s sweatshirts, winter’s coats, spring’s windbreakers, and welcomes humanity in its most […]

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REVIEW: Wye Oak – ‘Shriek’

Artist: Wye Oak Album: Shriek Genre: Indie Rock Label: Merge Just because there’s two people in a band doesn’t mean they’re limited to two instruments. Wye Oak’s Jenn Wasner and Andy Stack have been creating a sound bolder than that which two people would make, Wasner leaping about with her guitar and vocals while Stack expertly drums with one […]

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Japandroids Announce Summer Tour Dates With The Gaslight Anthem, Cloud Nothings, And A Place To Bury Strangers

Garage rock duo Japandroids just announced a string of dates that’ll take them from the vernal equinox to through the June solstice. For those who need to bone up on your astronomical terminology, it means the group will be jangling, banging, and wailing out their particular brand of rock all this spring and for a […]

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Metallica Book Red Hot Chili Peppers, Bassnectar And More For Orion Festival

Kirk Hammett, James Hetfield, and Robert Trujillo are returning in 2013 with the Orion Festival and is going to blow the roof of of last year’s festivities. This festival will take place at its new venue, Michigan’s Belle Isle, on June 8 and 9. Announced this morning for the event are acts Red Hot Chili […]

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STREAM/DOWNLOAD: Rusko’s 2 Hour ‘STIRFRY’ Podcast

Branching out into the world of podcasts, EDM producer extraordinaire Rusko has just put out STIRFRY, a two hour long mix of bass music from around the world. The set features a wide ranging sampling of contributors, including the likes of AraabMUZIK, Ratatat, Wiley, Rustie, and Squarepusher. There’s also a track on here by a group named United […]