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  • Alabama Shakes "Don't Wanna Fight"

    When a song feels like summer, how can it be bad?

    “That’s a WOMAN singing?” “Yes, yes it is”, I say to my musically versed 6 and 8 year olds.  So great for them to hear women in lead roles.  Deep and bluesy, genuine and striking, that is Athens, Alabama’s own Brittany Howard of Alabama Shakes. Read More

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  • Foo Fighters - Sonic Highways

    NO BOSTON? What what what?

    Sonic Highways is the Foo Fighters’ forthcoming eighth studio album due out November 10th. The album contains eight songs, each one was recorded in a different “musically influencial” US city – Austin, Texas; Chicago, Illinois; Los Angeles, California; New Orleans, Louisanna; Nashville, Tennessee; Seattle, Washington and Washington DC. Now, here’s the rub, (or, should I say, what rubs me the wrong way). There is not one northeastern city. No Philly, no New York (unheard of) and of course what’s most confusing to this Boston native is…no Boston! Read More
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Random links from Amy Brooks  

1.  So Tyler Glen of Neon Trees is gay. Old news, but give credit where credit is due, when he came out he had to face his conservative Dad. Here's the heartfelt letter he wrote.

2.  Omg- gotta love Fallon. I adore how excited he gets about music.  Check out this video of the Chili Peppers's drummer vs. Will Farrell on The Tonight Show's drum off...YOU decide who wins: 

3. Faith No More does The Commodores proud.  And it's soooo "Easy": 

4. "Soaked in Bleach" new documentary which visits the distinct possibility that Kurt Cobain's deathh was NOT a suicide. Here's the trailer.  Looks awesome

5. Lorde doing "All Apologies" with Nirvana Rock and Roll Hall of Fame ceremony. Pretty awesome.