Category Archives: pop

The Andersen Tapes, As I Write ‘Today’ Ten Times

The Andersen Tapes, “Smartypants” (DOWNLOAD) The Andersen Tapes, “Clap, Clap, Clap” (DOWNLOAD) In the business of judging books by their covers, the first thing I really noticed about As I Write ‘Today’ Ten Times was the layout of the type … Continue reading

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Summer Twins

Yesterday afternoon* (while hard at work at my day job), I was browsing the Burger Records website and I saw, at the very bottom of the page, a banner that said “COOL BAND!” with a little photo and text that … Continue reading

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Tonight in CLE

Tonight in Cleveland, Cloud Nothings will be celebrating the release of their new album with an in-store performance at Music Saves at 8pm. The in-store will be followed by an album release show at the Beachland Tavern. Doors open at … Continue reading

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Double Murder Suicide

Double Murder Suicide, “Jake’s A Snake” (DOWNLOAD) Double Murder Suicide, “Turned Heel too” (DOWNLOAD) Some people, especially people who actually know me, will probably think I’m kidding when I say that the best new (or, at least, new to me) … Continue reading

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Live in Oberlin, Guided By Voices

Guided By Voices, “Big School” (DOWNLOAD) Guided By Voices, “A Good Flying Bird” (DOWNLOAD) Guided By Voices, “Let’s Ride” (DOWNLOAD) Guided By Voices, “Mincer Ray” (DOWNLOAD) On Sunday night I saw the Guided By Voices “Classic Lineup” show down in … Continue reading

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MiniBoone/Sippy Cup Everything Showcase Info

Oh man, when am I ever going to learn to stop letting things linger in my inbox? About a week ago Mike from Sippy Cup Everything sent me a quick e-mail about a new track from MiniBoone from their forthcoming … Continue reading

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Las Robertas

Last week Art Fag Recordings released Cry Out Loud the debut full-length from Las Robertas, a sun-drenched-noisy-all-girl trio from Costa Rica. The record is 10 songs long and it’s longer than half an hour, but shorter than 31 minutes. It … Continue reading

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