Articles tagged janis ian

Lesbian Musicians These Days: More than Just Women with Guitars

In its July issue, Curve features a list of "101 Essential Musicians", admitting that the list doesn't "do justice" to a majority of the lesbian artists working today. We'll help Curve fill out that list, here.

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28 Nov 2010 // 9:57 PM

Indigo Girls: Holly Happy Days

Fear not, skeptics of holiday music: it gets better!

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Verse-Chorus-Verse: Eminem - “White America”

Pop Heroism, One Song at a Time

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Janis Ian: The Best of Janis Ian

It makes for a surprisingly meaty chunk of pop-folk that has aged quite gracefully.

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Part 2: Janis Ian to Jimi Hendrix (1966-1970)

Music truly is the universal language. The best songs of protest are passed around, from movement-to-movement, era-to-era; its singers gaining multilingual fluency along the way.

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Janis Ian: Folk Is the New Black

If you like your folk music disguised as a cynically unimaginative, woefully uninteresting attempt at securing radio airplay, then this is the album for you.

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//Mixed media

Con Brio: The Best New Live Band in America?

// Notes from the Road

"There’s a preciousness to McCarter and the rest of the mostly young band. You want to freeze the moment, to make sure they are taking it all in too. Because it’s going to change.

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