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The 90 Best Songs of 2015

Travel back five years ago when the release calendar was rife with fabulous songs. 2015 offered such an embarrassment of musical riches, that we selected 90 songs as best of the year.

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Speedy Ortiz: Foil Deer

They may party like it's 1995, but 2015 might just be the year of Speedy Ortiz.

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No Big Hair: An Interview with Speedy Ortiz

Speedy Ortiz frontwoman Sadie Dupuis talks her band's new EP, the blog hype bottleneck, why Boston treats its bands right, and nerding out about music with Stephen Malkmus.

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The Best New / Emerging Artists of 2013

This was an incredibly fruitful year for new and emerging artists pointing their respective genre towards new directions and possibilities. From dance to R&B and country to indie, 2013 was a year for pushing boundaries.

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Speedy Ortiz: Major Arcana

Major Arcana calibrates its intensity perfectly; when Speedy Ortiz flare up, they sound righteous.

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Speedy Ortiz - "Tiger Tank" (video)

Speedy Ortiz capture an energy that's been lacking in a lot of recent indie rock (see the lucha libre and basement show antics of the video) but to call them "retro" would be missing an essential part of what makes them so exciting.


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