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Trigger Hippy: Trigger Hippy

Trigger Hippy's roots run deep and the down-and-dirty, soul-tinged blues they rock is the real deal.

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Ben Glover: Atlantic

On Atlantic, redemption awaits in the cleansing waters of the river, if not in the chorus of the songs or the hallowed memory of Robert Johnson that Ben Glover invokes.

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LP: Forever For Now

From the top on down, the intent of Forever For Now is perfectly clear: fun. This is one big good time broken into 12 melodically succinct, percussively infectious packages.

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The Eyes Have It: An Interview with LP

Equal parts swagger and sway, LP is a rock star, in the truest sense.... like the love child of David Bowie and Patti Smith.

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Sinéad O'Connor: I'm Not Bossy, I'm the Boss

For Sinéad O'Connor, the personal and the political are one and the same. She makes no distinction, and always, always allows the two to join forces in her music.

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Jonah Tolchin: Clover Lane

Taking directions from Bourbon Street up to Maxwell Street, Jonah Tolchin's Clover Lane deserves its rightful place on the map as a really great Americana/blues record.

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Ruby Rose: "Break Free" (video) (Interview)

PopMatters speaks with Ruby Rose and Butterfly Boucher about "Break Free", the compelling and provocative video of Rose's that Boucher directed.

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Katie Herzig - "Drug" (video) (Review)

In her latest video, Katie Herzig shows those true humor-soaked colors whilst sporting her true school colors.

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Carpe Vita Creative

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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.

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Fink: Hard Believer

Hard Believer is about the immersive experience that a cohesive record can offer. It's a top-to-bottom, unhurried listen.

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Brandy Clark on the Reading, Writing, and Arithmetic of Life

Late last year, country songwriter Brandy Clark quietly released her debut album as an artist and a funny thing happened: people listened and loved it.

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Jonah Tolchin - "21st Century Girl" (video)

With a heart full of old soul wisdom, it's no wonder Jonah Tolchin's music is full of old school sounds.

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Brandy Clark - "Get High" (video)

In "Get High", Brandy Clark's heroine doesn't linger in the shadows... she finds herself a light.

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Robby Hecht - "Soon I Was Sleeping" (video)

Frankenstein drunk dials his Bride in new video.

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Joan Osborne: Love and Hate

Love and Hate offers songs that are mature, but not aged, worldly, but not cynical, in a soundscape that flows with no forcing and no faltering.

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Katie Herzig: Walk Through Walls

Herzig's two-sided emotional and musical walls create an unceasing friction that is, at once, confrontational and cathartic.

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Robert Ellis: The Lights from the Chemical Plant

On this challenging and intimate album, Robert Ellis walks up to the brink of despair and calls it out to play.


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