Aimee Mann isn’t generally known as a high-intensity rocker, but what sets her melancholy, storytelling type of tunes apart is the way she blends them with her rock background.
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The War on Drugs: A Deeper Understanding
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Consumption, Performance, and 'The Agony of Eros'
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Ray Wylie Hubbard: Tell the Devil I'm Gettin' There as Fast as I Can
Pyrrhon: What Passes for Survival
"Whether we've seen or read the story before, we ache for these sympathetic, floundering people presented to us gravely and without cynicism, even when cynical themselves.