Concrete Blonde
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The 100 Greatest Alternative Singles of the '80s: Part 1: 100 - 81
27 Sep 2015 // 9:02 PM

Beginning today and continuing all week, we present one critic's best punk, post-punk, new wave, college rock, underground, modern rock, goth, industrial, new romantic, ska, power pop, hardcore, and indie rock of the '80s.


Concrete Blonde: Bloodletting (20th Anniversary Edition)
29 Jul 2010 // 5:00 PM

Twenty years down the road, Bloodletting holds up pretty well.

Concrete Blonde: 19 June 2010 - Austin, TX
14 Jul 2010 // 10:25 PM

The deepest testament to the staying power of both the album and the band is the rabid crowd that greets the returning heroes at Emo's. From the opening notes of the album's title track and powerful opener, “Bloodletting (The Vampire Song)”, there's an electrifying vibe in the air that never fades during the band's lengthy set.

//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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