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Sincerely Strange and Beautiful Music
11 May 2005 // 9:03 PM

Better known as Aqualung, Matt Hales is moving from advertisement to attraction.


Aqualung: Magnetic North
20 Apr 2010 // 5:00 PM

There's a refreshing aspect to the personal sound of Magnetic North that many artists, when being so introspective, completely neglect: the soul need not be permanently tortured.

Aqualung: Words and Music
22 Oct 2008 // 6:00 PM

Caution must be taken to avoid listening too hard lest you risk inescapable boredom.


I Heart Adult Alternative: Failing at Being a Hipster
19 Oct 2010 // 1:30 AM

An unfairly named, unfairly shunned, and completely unhip genre, adult alternative, in my opinion, is producing some of the best new music these days, and you don't have to be a project manager with two kids and a suburban home to enjoy it. Here I examine three examples of the best records in said genre from this year.

//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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