Afropunk Is Officially a Brand and That's a Good Thing

Afropunk Is Officially a Brand and That's a Good Thing

By Mark Reynolds

8 Jul 2015 // 2:30 AM

There is a large community of alt-black folks out there, and Afropunk has given them a big tent to party under....

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Adding Color to a World of Music: The Revival Rock Stylings of the Moons

By Erin Stevenson

8 Jul 2015 // 2:02 AM

"Don't let the bastards grind you down!" encourages music industry veteran Andy Crofts. As frontman for British rock band the Moons, Crofts seeks to spark creativity and musicality in a throng of eager fans....

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My Five Nights with U2>

I attended all five shows of U2’s Chicago residency -- nearly 12 hours of Bono & Co. in the flesh -- that ended Thursday night at the United Center. ...

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Bryan Adams Revisits His Definitive Hit Album 'Reckless'>

The Canadian rocker celebrates the 30th anniversary of Reckless with a full tour performance....

When Slayer Screams About Dying, You Feel Alive>

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//Mixed media

A Crooked and Unseen Highway: lowercase - "You're a King"

// Sound Affects

"Like too many great bands, Lowercase have never received their full due. Ragged, deeply, sometimes even awkwardly, personal music like theirs typically becomes the property of small but passionate fanbases.

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