Michael Keefe
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Michael Keefe is a freelance music journalist, an independent bookstore publicist, and a singer/guitarist/songwriter in a band. Raised on a record collection of The Beatles, Coltrane, Mozart, and Ravi Shankar, Michael has been a slave to music his whole life. At age 16, he got a drum set and a job at a record store, and he's been playing and peddling music ever since. Today, he lives in Oregon with his wife (also a writer, but not about music), two cats, and a whole lot of instruments and CDs.

Features // 12 Articles
Reviews // 199 Articles
Blogs // 5 Articles
//Features

Coachella 2009: A Musical Oasis | 30 Apr 2009 // 4:00 PM

Under the searing sun of the California desert, Coachella shines through again as one of the nation's best music fests…

The Best Singer-Songwriter Albums of 2008 | 9 Dec 2008 // 2:00 PM

Former (or current) members of the Dream Syndicate, Fleetwood Mac, and the Wallflowers are just a few of the best singer-songwriters stepping out on their own this year.

//Reviews

Deluge Grander: The Form of the Good | 17 Aug 2009 // 3:57 PM

For progressive rock fans who could do without the words, Deluge Grander delivers with a complex, instrumental rock symphony on The Form of the Good.

Trashcan Sinatras: In the Music | 27 Jul 2009 // 4:00 PM

Post-Smiths Scottish jangle-poppers continue to age gracefully with their lovely new album.

//Mixed media
//Blogs

'Fire Emblem Heroes' Is a Bad Crossover

// Moving Pixels

"Fire Emblem Heroes desperately and shamelessly wants to monetize our love for these characters, yet it has no idea why we came to love them in the first place.

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