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Ray LaMontagne's "Supernova" Is Super-Different!

Ray LaMontagne’s “Supernova” Is Super-Different!

Ray LaMontagne’s new single may surprise you.

"Midnight" May Signify A New Day For Coldplay

“Midnight” May Signify A New Day For Coldplay

Surprise everyone!

Strong As "Stone": Andre Cymone Returns, Ready To Rock

Strong As “Stone”: Andre Cymone Returns, Ready To Rock

A much-missed legend makes his return. Check out our review of Andre Cymone’s first album in three decades.

Hailing The Return Of Andre Cymone

Hailing The Return Of Andre Cymone

Andre Cymone is back…and he has some music he’d like to share with you.

Blerd Radio 2013 | Episode 21: Jann Wenner Can Bite Me (Part 2)

Blerd Radio 2013 | Episode 21: Jann Wenner Can Bite Me (Part 2)

Who else would spend so much time talking about something they mostly view as useless?

Toad The Wet Sprocket's New Constellation: As If They Never Left

Toad The Wet Sprocket’s New Constellation: As If They Never Left

Welcome back, guys. Seriously.

Popblerd's New Release Report 10/29/13

Popblerd’s New Release Report 10/29/13

The Arcade Fire follow up their Grammy winning smash, and more…in this week’s new release column.

Get Your Supersoakers Ready: Kings Of Leon Is Going On Tour

Get Your Supersoakers Ready: Kings Of Leon Is Going On Tour

Kings Of Leon-coming to a town near you.

The Singles Bar: "Young Legs" by Anthony Green (Circa Survive)

The Singles Bar: “Young Legs” by Anthony Green (Circa Survive)

Circa Survive’s Anthony Green is back, with young legs. And “Young Legs.”

a.f.i., Burials: Album Review

a.f.i., Burials: Album Review

  On afireinside’s ninth long-player, Burials, the band properly shows us why goth-emo-punk was better in small doses and the rest better off left for dead. It would seem that once a band like a.f.i. got a taste for arenas (much light Twilight vampires get a taste for teenage blood) it became hard to put that cat back in the bag.  The band has chased that cat heavily on 2006′s decemberunderground and 2009′s Crash Love – wearing Joy Division, Duran Duran [...]

Songs in the Key of Life: "You Get What You Give"

Songs in the Key of Life: “You Get What You Give”

This edition of Songs in the Key of Life begins with a confession: I’d completely forgotten about this song for over a decade. It wasn’t until a few years ago when a student DJ played it on WIUP that I reacquainted myself with the New Radicals’ 1998 hit, “You Get What You Give.” The music video emphasizes youthful mischief-making in the face of authority and impending adulthood, and sure enough, a portion of the song’s lyrics reflect a similar sentiment. But [...]

Monster Magnet, The Last Patrol: Album Review

Monster Magnet, The Last Patrol: Album Review

The space lords from Red Bank, NJ have returned.  They are a band that has survived into the 21st Century, are in their 24th year together and have just released their 10th, and possibly best, studio album to date. The Last Patrol, while not as trippy and psychedelic as earlier works, is every bit the signature stoner-mixed-with-classic-rock sound they’ve created their own niche for.  The standard album is a taut nine songs of pure ‘Power Tripping.’ The album begins on [...]