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Mr. Oizo: All Wet

Collaboration ends up as both vice and virtue on Mr. Oizo's sixth album, rendering one half of the album a lot of fun.

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Various Artists: Song Reader

Interesting concept, failed execution.

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Bleachers: Strange Desire

The fun. guitarist steps out on his own, and the result proves that Nate Ruess isn't the only guy in his other band that can write a stadium-sized hook.

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Icona Pop: This Is... Icona Pop

Unashamedly fun, This Is... Icona Pop is the perfect pop album to blare out of your speakers and dance around your room without a care in the world.

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The 2013 Grammys: Rating the Performances (video collection)

See all the night’s performances in order from best to worst.

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Hashtag Everything: The 2013 Grammy Awards

LL Cool J constantly implored us to Tweet about everything ("hashtag Bruno Mars!"), a majority of the performances left us bored and disinterested, and the most charming person in the room turned out to be Kelly Clarkson. It was a very odd Grammy Awards broadcast this year, and was a very poor one, to boot.

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Guessing the 2013 Grammys

It’s the Super Bowl of music, and we’re guessing who will be the MVPs.

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P!nk: The Truth About Love

P!nk remains very aggressive about not taking things too seriously.

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'Colbchella '012': Political Satirist as Music Curator

Airing on Comedy Central this week, StePhest Colbchella '012: RocktAugustFest featured four bands and managed to dodge the rain but production difficulties kept people aboard the USS Intrepid late.

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In Defense of Rock Radio, a Force in Popular Culture

With Clear Channel recently purchasing Boston's WFNX, we look at how important it is for alternative radio to exist -- and evolve.

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Carry On: An Interview with fun.

They have the biggest song of the year thus far, were in a Super Bowl commercial, and were even covered by Glee. Yet what you don't know about fun. is that what'll surprise you the most, as this is not the first rodeo these guys have been on ...

Kiel Hauck
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fun.: Some Nights

In a bizarre, inverted way, Some Nights is Nate Ruess coming into his own as a singer and songwriter.

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The Pop Fan's Most-Anticipated Albums of 2012?

Here’s a look at what might be taking space in your CD collection or filling up your MP3 player this year.

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Panic! at the Disco: 10 June 2011 - Indianapolics, IN

Panic! looked and sounded tighter than ever as they brought a diverse arsenal of musical talents, a penchant for theatrics to sell-out crowds on the Vices and Virtues Tour.

Kiel Hauck
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fun.: 24 September 2009 - Schubas Tavern, Chicago

Words and Pictures by Allison Taich


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