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Maximal Minimal: The Legacy of Versatile Artist Tony Conrad

Maximal Minimal: The Legacy of Versatile Artist Tony Conrad

By Tristan Kneschke

22 Aug 2017 // 2:00 AM

The former member of Lou Reed's The Primitives yearned to free himself of composition, to strive toward a new paradigm found in minimalism....

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Being Human: Rag'n'Bone Man and the Authenticities of Voice

By Robert Loss

21 Aug 2017 // 3:00 AM

Human fits alongside the works of Alabama Shakes and Nathaniel Rateliff & the Night Sweats, but can Rag'n'Bone Man's distinctive gospel-blues voice find a place on the American charts?...

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Sisters Allison Moorer and Shelby Lynne Cover Favorite Songs on Their First Duet Album>

“When I hear those modern country records on the mainstream radio, I hear such a cynicism and darkness, it’s depressing to me,” Moorer said....

Elvis Presley's Pre-RCA Years Are Documented on 'A Boy From Tupelo'>

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Randy Newman Weighs in on Putin, Science vs. Religion and More in New 'Dark Matter' Album>

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Close Encounters of the 4th Kind with the Sun Ra Arkestra in San Francisco>

Allen leads the Arkestra in building a steady groove with layers of rich horn melodies over a tribal beat, with a torchy female vocal about those feisty angels and demons on the cosmic plane. ...

Sziget Festival 2017: 25 Years of Love, Part 2>

U2's 'The Joshua Tree' Tour Reminds the Audience of their Politics>

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U2's 'The Joshua Tree' Tour Reminds the Audience of their Politics

// Notes from the Road

"The Joshua Tree tour highlights U2's classic album with an epic and unforgettable new experience.

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