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Bounce, Skate & Rock: An Overview of Janet Jackson

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This brief overview takes one into Jackson’s awesome body of work cultivated over 30 years. Before checking out her soon-to-be released new record, get reacquainted with the albums that laid the groundwork for it. Read More »

I Shall Be Released: Music News from Flo Rida, Colbie Caillat, Ed Sheeran, The Rolling Stones, Dwight Yoakam, Marilyn Manson and More

Plain White T's

Plus Christina Perri, Rob Thomas, The Plain White T’s, Nate Ruess of fun., The Smashing Pumpkins, David Sanborn, Mavis Staples, Jeff Beck, James Taylor, and More Read More »

I Shall Be Released: New Recordings and Tours from Modest Mouse, Shania Twain, Mumford & Sons, Joan Armatrading, My Morning Jacket, Josh Groban and More

Modest Mouse

Plus Tori Amos, John Patitucci, Wale, Zac Brown Band, Johnny Winter, Tony Bennett & Bill Evans, and More Read More »

Music Review: Klassik – ‘Spring’ EP

Klassik's EP 'Spring'

The ‘Spring’ EP is Klassik’s second of four installments in his project entitled ‘Seasons’. Read More »

Music Review: Marc 7 – ‘When Sounds Attack, Vol. 1’

'When Sounds Attack' by Marc 7

Two good albums in a row make for a talented artist. Read More »

Music Review: Pause – ‘No Small Order’

Pause

Pauses’s ‘No Small Order’ provides a groovy opportunity to think about what “honest” music is. Read More »

Preview of SXSW Music Festival 2015 (Notable Acts Include Best Coast, Scott Weiland, Tove Lo, Bleachers, The Church, and Unlocking the Truth)

SXSW 2014: Phantogram (photo credit: Diego Donamaria)

SXSW Music Festival 2015 takes place March 17-22 in Austin, Texas. Read More »

I Shall Be Released: New Recordings and Tours from Rihanna, Kid Ink, Chris Brown, Shelby Lynne and More

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Plus Florence + the Machine, Alabama Shakes, The Replacements, Buena Vista Social Club, Larry Coryell, Jorma Kaukonen, Simone Dinnerstein, and The Yardbirds. Read More »

Charlie Doherty’s Top 30 Releases of 2014 (Starring Judas Priest, Ryan Adams, Run the Jewels, Smashing Pumpkins, Sun Kil Moon, and More)

Run the Jewels

I'm sure that you'll agree with me that this past year wasn't the greatest year in music history but it was a very damn satisfying one. Read More »

Mark Kalriess’ Best Music of 2014 (Featuring Run the Jewels, Taylor Swift, Lykke Li, and More)

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2014 was packed with so much great music, it was impossible to ignore. Personally, I don’t remember a year where so many albums I was looking forward to met or exceeded my expectations. Read More »