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The 12 Best Brian Wilson Songs

In addition to his recent album, No Pier Pressure, Brian Wilson is about to have a biopic about him released in theaters. The 12 songs below also form a vivid portrait of his life as a pop genius.

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Various Artists: The Essential Phil Spector

2011's Spector re-packaging continues with 35 songs of varying profundity, most of which will turn 50 in the next couple of years if they haven't already. Whatever. To the kids, it'll all sound like West Side Story anyway.

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Ellis’ Superb Mastery of the Art of Pop

In "Subland Empire", Warren Ellis takes the reins of Secret Avengers and shows the hidden depths and complex mastery required to make popculture artifacts works of lasting art.

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Melody Maker: An Interview with Darlene Love

The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame honors the "One Woman Wall of Sound" ... at last.

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George Harrison: All Things Must Pass

For its 40th Anniversary, Harrison's masterpiece keeps a low profile characteristic of the Quiet Beatle. Ignore it, though, to your own detriment.

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The Pipettes: Earth Vs. the Pipettes

Having shed Spectorian pop nostalgia for an altogether more '80s synth-pop approach, the Pipettes struggle to find a unique voice without any of their original female members remaining.

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She ain’t no Ronnie Spector, but then again there is nobody like the original Mrs. Phil Spector—not even Amy Winehouse, try as she

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There are several things that you will not be able to believe about the following video by Phil Spector’s wife Rachelle: That it was

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LOS ANGELES — Music producer Phil Spector was legendary for his work with Tina Turner, the Ronettes, the Beatles. But certainly his greatest feat would seem

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Various Artists: A Christmas Gift For You From Phil Spector

One of the finest and most festive Christmas records ever made gets the re-release treatment.

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25 Apr 2007 // 2:33 AM

Phil Spector LOS ANGELES - Seven of the 12 jurors who will decide rock mogul Phil Spector’s fate on a murder rap say they followed

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Counterbalance: The Avalanches' 'Since I Left You'

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"Get a drink, have a good time now. Welcome to paradise, and read all about the 305th most acclaimed album of all time. An Australian plunderphonics pioneer is this week’s Counterbalance.

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