Weekly Mixtape: Protomartyr, Eli Pop & More

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The theme of this week’s mixtape is Humpday Hibernation. For humans and animals alike, winter is the season when we retreat to our warm, cozy domiciles, queue up the Netflix and gorge ourselves on starchy carbs and a couple glasses… Continue Reading

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For the Record: Starting a Second Collection

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Now that I am “officially” moved across the country, it’s time to rebuild the record collection. But can the second round compare to the first? Like many newbies into the Loser Edition, first-pressing, Record Store Day-Release world of vinyl purchasing,… Continue Reading

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This Week’s Video: Arcade Fire “Reflektor”

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If every getaway car had Arcade Fire in the back, it wouldn’t seem so scary. Throw in a little french from Regine Chassagne and a good beat and hey, it’s a party. Arcade Fire have plenty to celebrate in the… Continue Reading

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Mixtape: The Road to Seattle Tunes

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Well, we flew, let’s not B.S. that simple fact. Ain’t nobody got time for that, or gas. Yes, Seattle is my new home while I intern at Sub Pop, and for someone who has only seen Seattle from a Nirvana… Continue Reading

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