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Kurt Vile “In My Time”

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This song sounds a little like it could have been written by an ex-druggie ’60s folk singer, or … Kurt Vile. Listening to it, I’m lying in the grass, I’m looking at the stars; I’m sitting in a rocking chair on a porch somewhere, sounding grizzled, and telling some youngin’ about the good old days. […]

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Today’s (most exciting) Releases

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The Vaselines: Sex with an X (Buy It!) The Vaselines are one of my long-time obsessions, so I was super psyched when I found out they’d gotten back together and were releasing a new album. For the non-obsessed, The Vaselines play twee pop, and were more-or-less permanently broken up from the late ’80s and early […]

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Belle & Sebastian “Write About Love” Preview

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After four years of quiet (during which, I’ve been getting a wee bit desperate), Belle and Sebastian are releasing a new album, Write About Love, on October 12. The band has put up a promotional video, and are releasing the title track for free download tomorrow. Find out how to get the track. Belle & […]

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Kanye West (feat. many, many others) “Monster”

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Kanye West, August 27th: Me and jay bout to drop a 5 song album called ‘Watch The Throne. (Source) Kanye West + Jay-Z on an album together = HIP-HOP GOLD, right? Unfortunately, Kanye West is the weakest link in this track, which features Jay-Z (duh), along with Bon Iver, Rick Ross, and Nicki Minaj. Jay-Z’s contribution […]

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