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Monday, July 28 2014

City Tribe - “Silver Lining” (audio) (Premiere)

Arriving right at the peak of summer is "Silver Lining", a tune just perfect for the beach by the San Francisco indie outfit City Tribe.


Seven Handle Circus - “And We Danced” (audio) (Premiere)

The newest tune by the Atlanta folk/pop outfit Seven Handle Circus, "And We Danced", perfectly balances pop harmony with bluegrass melancholy.


The Grayces - “Lord and Gods of Alcohol” (video) (Premiere)

Check out the latest video from the doomy rockers the Grayces, the scuzzy "Lord and Gods of Alcohol".


#SayItLoud: Five Career Highlights of James Brown (Sponsored Post)

PopMatters looks back on some of the standout moments from the Godfather of Soul, from his work in film to his identity as a "sex machine".


Friday, July 25 2014

Country music’s twang heard around the world

Country musician Brad Paisley’s first tour of the United Kingdom in 2000 didn’t leave him much to write home to West Virginia about. Paisley


Singer-pianist Dr. John still going strong at 73

PITTSBURGH — Growing up as a New Orleans musician in the ‘40s and ‘50s, Mac Rebennack had a street-level view of the legend of Louis Armstrong.


Setting Sun - “Seasons” (video) (Premiere)

There are lots of components at work on Setting Sun's "Seasons", but songwriter Gary Levitt makes them cohere in an immediate way.


Thursday, July 24 2014

Young Rebel Set - “Yesca and the Fear (Live at Sofar London)” (video) (Premiere)

Check out a performance by the up-and-coming British indie rockers Young Rebel Set at the intimate Sofar venue in London, the National-indebted "Yesca and the Fear".


Wednesday, July 23 2014

Korby Lenker - “If I Prove False” (video)

When singer/songwriter/filmmaker/author Korby Lenker needed a video for his “If I Prove False”, he turned to another local renaissance man, Dawson Wells.


Digital Savant: RIP MP3? Transition to streaming is speeding up

If you’d like to stay ahead of technology trends, it might not hurt to have a Swedish boyfriend. Amber Deitrich, an Austinite who works


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