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25 Oct 2006 // 12:00 AM

Adem & Juana Molina

It was like a scene out of some indie movie from the '90s.

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25 Oct 2006 // 12:00 AM

European pop band carries on the torch for the Delgados.

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24 Oct 2006 // 11:00 PM

La Pieta makes pleasant, literal indie pop with a female vocal and a limited musical appeal. The trio’s style is simple, building off acoustic-strummed

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24 Oct 2006 // 11:00 PM

Deliver Us From Evil (2006)

Where do you go when your clergy have behaved so abominably? Do you leave the Church that you love? If you decide to stay, are you in some way complicit in the crimes of your leaders?

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Badly Drawn Boy: Born in the U.K.

Middle of the road Britpop from a former Mercury Prize winning New Brit Hope.

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24 Oct 2006 // 11:00 PM

Trivium: The Crusade

If the closest point of comparison is mid-'80s Metallica, how bad could it be?

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Sarah McLachlan: Mirrorball: The Complete Concert

Ever wished you could hold on to a memory and preserve it in tangible form? Apparently, Sarah McLachlan can show you how it's done.

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The Republican Playbook by Andy Borowitz

Stains on the pages, doodles in the margins, a facsimile of a fundraising letter from God -- all appropriate for a book that has made its home in the back pocket of President George Bush.

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Street Dogs: Fading American Dream

Street Dogs release their third album, Fading American Dream, with the goal of making people think about current events, and what the album lacks in originality it makes up for in spirit.

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Dead Moon: Echoes of the Past

The story of Dead Moon is as much about making a statement as the music itself.

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24 Oct 2006 // 11:00 PM

Beavis and Butt-Head Do America (1996)

Beavis and Butt-Head Do America, like the characters themselves, is insularly focused on the boys’ twin desires to “score” and watch TV.

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24 Oct 2006 // 11:00 PM

Feast of Death (2006)

: The 'Demon Dog of American crime fiction' reaches out to offer what sounds like a prayer.

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Now It’s Overhead: Dark Light Daybreak

Andy LeMaster looks towards arena-sized rock on his third outing as Now It's Overhead.

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24 Oct 2006 // 11:00 PM

Eric Bachmann: To the Races

Solo debut of hipster-turned-troubadour cuts a melancholy figure of aimless wanderlust

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24 Oct 2006 // 7:00 PM

Adem + Juana Molina

It was like a scene out of some indie movie from the '90s.

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Parenthetical Girls: Safe as Houses

This is dark, challenging, ugly, pretty pop music.

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24 Oct 2006 // 12:15 AM

Ready or not, here comes math-folk, with Hella killing you softly.

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23 Oct 2006 // 11:45 PM

The Avett Brothers: The Gleam

Though this release finds the band exploring quieter territory, there's a tangible intensity throughout many of these songs.

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The Sadies have no interest in making exceptional music, which is, of course, how really fun records get made.

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23 Oct 2006 // 11:15 PM

Maps of Norway: Sister Stations

Electro-pop and guitar rock merge in a powerful combination.

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