Category Archives: fortuna pop

2010 in Review: Singles

Slowly (but, hopefully, surely) I’m continuing with my 2010 year in review posts. Last week I wrote about my favorite albums of 2010, this time I’m working on 7”s. There are a few other posts I’d like to make before … Continue reading

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2010 in Review: Albums

It’s so hard for me to make end of the year posts. I know (without a doubt) that I will forget something, that I will misremember my relationship with an album, that something I will absolutely fall in love with … Continue reading

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Might I Direct Your Attention Toward…

I have been keeping these little post-it notes on my desk at work with reminders of things that I wanted to write about at great and extra-lengthy-length here, but the list just keeps getting longer and longer to the point … Continue reading

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New Releases from Allo Darlin!

I got an e-mail on the Allo Darlin mailing list this afternoon with some exciting news! The group has a new 7” out on Fortuna Pop — “If Loneliness Was Art” b/w “Girlfriend.” According to the e-mail, the 7” arrives … Continue reading

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Allo Darlin’ Release Full Length Album

Allo Darlin, “Silver Dollars” (DOWNLOAD) Allo Darlin, “Kiss Your Lips” (DOWNLOADM) After their stunning single “Henry Rollins Don’t Dance” on WeePOP! and their series of fantastic 7”s on Fortuna Pop, Allo Darlin’s full-length album quickly became one of my most … Continue reading

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Summer Jams Series #2: Allo Darlin’

I feel like I’m always finding new reasons to bemoan the fact that I have yet to hear Allo Darlin’s full length album. First my “Dreaming” 7” came in the mail, then I found a used copy of WIAIWYA’s Bruce … Continue reading

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Summer Jams Series #1: The Pains of Being Pure at Heart

As everyone knows by now, I’ve been really into summer songs lately. I’ve identified my favorite summer songs (and, where appropriate, sent summer themed mixed out to friends) & I’ve been asking other people about their favorite summer songs — … Continue reading

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