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Category Archive for 'Rock/Pop'

The Rippingtons: True Stories

“…with Freeman playing the guitar, the group’s sound was instantly recognizable regardless of who joined him in the studio or on stage. And it is that guitar playing that distinguishes the 10 tracks heard on True Stories.” -Soultracks.com/Howard Dukes Check our Catalog Listen Now

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Motörhead-Clean Your Clock

“Clean Your Clock is raucous and raw, with the set captured as it was played, with a lot of energy and passion along with some minor imperfections.” -Loudwire.com/Chad Bowar Check our Catalog Listen Now

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“…the album inches away from being a labor of love and into pure nostalgia trip, but even then the album is pleasant enough that it’s hard to complain.” -Allmusic.com Check our Catalog Listen Now

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Flume-Skin

“While it could have benefitted from some editing, Skin still shows a lot of growth — it’s more mature, and more memorable, than Flume.” -Allmusic.com Check our Catalog

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The Tragically Hip: Man Machine Poem

“Man Machine Poem is an appropriate farewell, but not a perfect one, and that’s just the way it is.” -Allmusic.com Check our Catalog Listen Now

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American Authors: What We Live For

“The sophomore set from New York-based American Authors doesn’t stray too far from their debut Oh, What a Life, but they make up for the lack of freshness with scope.” -Allmusic.com Check our Catalog Listen Now

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Joan Baez: 75th Birthday Celebration

“… the modesty of the event — which mostly featured duets matched with one or two instrumental accompanists — suited the venerable performer who’s spent as much time and effort on social activism as she has on her musical career.” -Billboard.com/Frank Scheck Check our Catalog Listen Now

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“The result is both an effective introduction and a fascinating retrospective of a gifted easy listening/classical-pop composer.” -Allmusic.com Check our Collection

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The Wailing Wailers: The Soul Brothers

“…if the grand vision hadn’t quite cohered for them yet, the talent was clearly there, and it’s a fun listen as well as documenting a handful of legends when they were young and eager.” -Allmusic.com Check our Catalog

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Thalia: Latina

“The album’s songwriting (by a slew of the best Latin music has to offer) is inspired, canny, and sharp…” -Allmusic.com Check our Catalog

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Allen Toussaint: American Tunes

“He (Toussaint) was an American original, and American Tunes functions as a lovely coda to a legendary career.” -Allmusic.com Check our Catalog Listen Now

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The Cars: The Elektra Years,1978-1987

“…The Elektra Years 1978-1987 is handsomely produced and newly remastered, two features absent on the previous sets.” -Allmusic.com Check our Catalog Listen Now

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Twin Peaks:Down in Heaven

“…established fans will be glad to know that Down in Heaven still carries the torch of garage rock, and anyone who misses the free-spirited, clattering style of those influences has a generous 13 new tracks to enjoy.” -Allmusic.com Check our Catalog

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Kaytranada-99.9%

“Combined with beats seemingly tailored for each voice, the album could have resembled a disorderly production showcase, yet Celestin applies his experience as a deeply knowledgeable selector to stitch it all together with few obvious seams.” -Allmusic.com Check our Catalog

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Skepta-Konnichiwa

“Lines aimed at authority, competition, and bottom feeders all shoot clean through.” -Allmusic.com Check our Catalog

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Greys: Outer Heaven

“As far as sophomore efforts go, Greys have stepped up their game considerably.” -Allmusic.com Check our Catalog Listen Now

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Metal Church: XI

“…Metal Church seem to have finally found the sweet spot between the thrash-kissed days of yore and the more traditional yet no less meaty metal stylings of their 21st century incarnation.” -Allmusic.com Check our Catalog

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The Might Be Giants: Phone Power

“… Phone Power serves as a reminder of the band’s dedication to their fans.” -Allmusic.com Check our Catalog

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Explosions in the Sky: The Wilderness

“On The Wilderness, Explosions in the Sky deconstruct and rebuild their sound from the ground up, giving it a revitalized sense of urgency and resulting in some of their most dynamic work yet.”-Allmusic.com Check our Catalog

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“The soundtrack is highlighted by two song premieres: the earnest ‘Til the End’ by Jessie Ware and ‘Not Today’ by chart-toppers Imagine Dragons.” -Allmusic.com Check our Catalog Listen Now

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