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ROYAL BLOOD: BEYOND THE MERCH

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The oft-repeated story of how Arctic Monkeys drummer Matt Helders wearing their t-shirt during his performance at Glastonbury Festival last year somehow played a critical role in their breakthrough is, well, bollocks. Continue reading

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SPOON: “DO YOU”

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With comforting doo-doo-doos and a hell of a hook, the song manages to be both relaxing and animated as it struts with confident, clean production. Continue reading

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IN HIGH STYLE

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Starting with gigs at small clubs, Sidewalk Driver built a reputation for their leader’s flamboyant costumes and on-stage stunts, like the time he started making peanut butter and jelly sandwiches for the crowd in the middle of their performance. Continue reading

Arts 

ICE ON THE SILL: THE MUSIC OF BROWN BIRD INSPIRES ART SHOW

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“It wasn’t my initial intention to dedicate the show to Dave. But as the exhibit formed, it felt like a reflection of him. It is a beautiful show and it is a complex one.” Continue reading

Music News 

FRIENDS OF DEREK ARCHAMBAULT LAUNCH PLEDGE CAMPAIGN FOR HIP REPLACEMENT SURGERY

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As some may already know, Derek Archambault (of Defeater and Alcoa) has been struggling with significant issues with his hip for some time, which has prevented the band from going on the road, both now and for the foreseeable future. After a scheduled hip replacement operation was cancelled by his insurance, the situation has come to a head, and now Archambault needs your help. Continue reading