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//Features

The 50 Best Post-Punk Albums Ever: Part 2, The B-52's to Magazine
23 Jan 2017 // 9:00 PM

This week we are celebrating the best post-punk albums of all-time and today we have part two with the Cure, Mission of Burma, the B-52's and more.

Part 1: From Admiral Radley to Glasser
18 Jan 2011 // 4:00 PM

The three-day 2010 edition of Slipped Discs kicks off with the folk rock of Blitzen Trapper, the collaboration of David Byrne and Fatboy Slim, the timeless pop of Crowded House, the brilliant hip-hop of Drake, and many more. All records that missed our top 70 list last year.

//Columns

On the Sixth Day God Created Man...Chester: Part Three
1 Oct 2009 // 5:00 PM

Manchester's working class population showed the world that trade unions can resist authority. Such solidarity and class consciousness is heard in the arrogant sneers of the Stone Roses and Oasis.

//Reviews

The Fall: New Facts Emerge
6 Aug 2017 // 9:20 PM

This type of moody Fall finds favor with longtime fans, but it may put off a newcomer expecting pop ditties, memorable chords, and bouncier melodies.

Tim Presley: The WiNK
2 Oct 2016 // 9:10 PM

On The WiNK, we hear the intimacy of fumbling, playful, and willfully wispy songs, conceived and born into disconcerting half-lives in the bedroom.

//Blogs

Mark E. Smith and Shuttleworth - "England's Heartbeat" (Unofficial World Cup Anthem)
7 Jun 2010 // 3:45 AM

In a play to be his nation's saving grace, hall-of-fame curmudgeon Mark E. Smith gets all soft and sentimental over…World Cup soccer -- er,

//Mixed media

//Blogs

"No Dollars in Duende": On Making Uncompromising, Spirited Music

// Sound Affects

"On the elusive yet clearly existential sadness that adds layer and texture to music.

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