The Flipside #7: Taylor Swift's '1989'

The Flipside #7: Taylor Swift's '1989'

By Brice Ezell and Evan Sawdey

22 Sep 2017 // 3:00 AM

With "Look What You Made Me Do" and other songs soon to be plastered over the airwaves, the Flipside boys look back on Taylor Swift's 1989 and whether it lives up to its reputation. ...

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On Discovering the In-your-face Glory of the Slits' Album, 'Cut'

By Andrew S. Guthrie

21 Sep 2017 // 3:00 AM

The iconic cover plus hybrid punky-reggae establishes the Slits' Cut as a significant variation on the British late '70s DIY ethos....

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The Roots, Margaret Glaspy, K. Flay and more join X Ambassadors for their inaugural Cayuga Sound Fest on September 23rd....

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Anticipation runs high and there’s a sense of history in the air as fans fill the famed mountain ampitheatre on this balmy Colorado night that kicks off the band’s three-night 20th anniversary run....

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

// Sound Affects

"On the elusive yet clearly existential sadness that adds layers and textures to music.

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