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Top 50 Albums of 2013: Matt’s List

Oh, oh, listen to the music Oh, oh, listen to the music Oh, oh, listen to the music All the time – The Doobie Brothers, 1972 Did you listen to the music this year? DID YOU? If not, you should … Continue reading

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REVIEWED: Vampire Weekend — “Modern Vampires of the City”

Bats … To The Future By Eric Webb The weekend is over. Welcome to the Vampire Event Horizon. The ever-erudite rapscallions from Columbia U have so fully realized their signature sound that they’ve become consumed by it — they have … Continue reading

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REC CENTER: Eric’s Picks for 5/31/13

Daft Punk — “Doin’ It Right” (feat. Panda Bear) Candidly, I’m lukewarm on the new Daft Punk album, Random Access Memories. What I am not lukewarm on is the current season of “Mad Men,” and what I am rabidly in … Continue reading

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REVIEWED: The Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Phoenix, She & Him and more.

Matt and I went on vacation. A lot of new music came out. Some of it was good. Some of it was ear poison. Here’s what you need to know/what I want you to know about some recent releases. New … Continue reading

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REVIEWED: James Blake — “Overgrown”

Tall, Gawk and Trance-some By Eric Webb Shoot. I don’t even know what to say. James Blake has broken my word hole. You know that thing that writers do when they aren’t smart enough to deftly craft complete sentences, so … Continue reading

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REVIEWED: Telekinesis — “Dormarion”

Subtlety Is A Superpower By Eric Webb Telekinesis is a golden retriever. Singer-mastermind Michael Benjamin Lerner doesn’t want much from you. He just wants to you to throw the metaphorical stick of approval, and he will return with his no-frills … Continue reading

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REC CENTER: Matt’s Picks for 4/12/13

It is a day for summery music, and also for unadulterated fun. These songs come with a money back guarantee.

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REC CENTER: Eric’s Picks for 4/9/13

I’ve been fighting a battle since I was in elementary school. Namely, I would like to not have the same body shape as a sock filled with sand. I’ve always been a jogger because it doesn’t require complex motor skills … Continue reading

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Matt’s SXSW Recap: Part 2

Continued from Part 1 SXSW has now been over for about a hundred months, and this is now completely irrelevant. But it’s also cathartic, so bear with me? Thursday Since Thursday was the first day I didn’t have to volunteer, … Continue reading

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REVIEWED: Justin Timberlake — “The 20/20 Experience”

Tuxedos: The Reason For the Season By Eric Webb Justin Timberlake will be famous for the rest of his life. Sorry ’bout cha, Nick Carter. The reality of JT’s singular status as a entertainer wraps around The 20/20 Experience like … Continue reading

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