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MIX TAPE SERIES #1: GOOSEBUMPS

In the digital age, which is the lazy way old people choose to describe the last ten years, musical concepts have changed drastically.  “Mix tapes” were replaced by “Mix CDs” were replaced by “Craigslist Casual Encounters” were replaced by “Playlists … Continue reading

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Top 50 Tracks of 2010: #50-41

Here’s the dilemma.  2010 was probably one of the best years for music in a while, with the possible exception of 2007.  Yet, this was the year where I fell behind music the most.  So, when picking the top 50 … Continue reading

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Top 5 Types of Songs that Mirror Relationships

It is common knowledge that roughly 99% of all the songs ever written are inherently love songs.  From The Beatles’ “Love Me Do” to Joy Division’s “Love Will Tear Us Apart” to Akon’s “I Wanna Fuck You,” the human desire for … Continue reading

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Only the Good Die Young – The Top 7 Music Legends That Turned Into Grumpy Old Men / Crazy People

What happens when Rock Icon age? Well, a whole less of crazy, it seems. Here are seven examples. Continue reading

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Top Songs of 2009 – #30-11

The best songs of 2009, from #30-11, for your listening pleasure Continue reading

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Top 6 Awesome Lyrics (That You Could Never Ever Post As An Away Message)

Each generation sees a new slew of artsy wannabees who spend far too much of their time memorizing shit other people wrote so they can quote it at turn of a hat to make themselves sound deep/sensitive/(they’re trying to get … Continue reading

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LIVE REVIEW: THE WRENS, SCHUBAS, CHICAGO 7/24 and 7/25

A serious (no, seriously), extensive review of two nights of Chicago performances by The Wrens at Schubas. Continue reading

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