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An in-depth look at Tom Petty’s 9LP edition of Wildflowers and All the Rest (Part II)

And now… all the rest! We have a lot of ground to cover so we’ll skip the introduction. If you need to be caught up to speed, check out part one of our deep dive here. In addition to the remaster of the original Wildflowers album, this 9LP set contains the collection of tracks that...

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An in-depth look at Tom Petty’s 9LP edition of Wildflowers and All the Rest (Part I)

                                         tompetty.com    As of right now, the rerelease of 1994’s Wildflowers, Tom Petty’s second “solo” album (and accompanying second disc of the originally intended double album) is number 1 on the rock charts. A well-deserved...

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An In-Depth Look at Marilyn Manson’s “We Are Chaos”

An In-Depth Look at Marilyn Manson’s “We Are Chaos” It seems a lifetime ago that Perry Farrell sneered out the phrase “Nothing’s shoooocking!” in his breathy serpentine croon on Jane’s Addiction’s 1988 debut record. Now, over three decades later, are we living in a truly post-shock world? Sure, ‘outrage’ is more rampant than ever but...

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Fall 2020 Album Preview: The Best Albums Heading Your Way This Fall

Fall 2020 Album Preview: The Best Albums Heading Your Way This Fall “Prepare for an onslaught of creative output!!”. That was the shred of positivity thrown around by music industry observers when the pandemic hit and artists were plucked from their tour buses and forced to stay at home and let their minds wander. This...

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Godcaster bring combustible joy on debut album

By ELI JACE > Some new music from a new band that casts light into this batshit quarantine anxiety rippling through the land. Fuzzed out, erratic and sloppily sweet, Godcaster are a wily collective out of Philadelphia/NYC. They’ve released their first video for the song “All The Feral Girls In The Universe” off their upcoming...

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numün Release First Video for Spatial Debut Album

By ELI JACE > numün, a new group out of New York City, have released the first video for their debut album, voyage au soleil. The clip for the title track taps into the VHS membrane lifting the listener through a lost timeline. The album itself is a trip out past the pollution haze into...

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Brooklyn Alternative Folk Singer Songwriter Theresa Lucia releases debut “Boxes” EP

Brooklyn Alternative Folk Singer Songwriter Theresa Lucia releases debut “Boxes” EP Brooklyn-based Alternative Folk Singer Songwriter Theresa Lucia has released a 5-track EP showcasing rich peaks of emotion and musical depth. “Boxes” is Theresa’s debut EP and her personal ode to family, equality, heartbreak and the healing powers of life in the big city. The EP’s title track...

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Trickfinger

John Frusciante’s Trickfinger negotiates between chaos and peace in real-time

John Frusciante’s Trickfinger negotiates between chaos and peace in real-time When we think of an artist embarking on a solo career, it’s usually seen as a narcissistic endeavor to some degree. The dissenting member feels that their ideas need to break free of the crucible of the band and perhaps that their clout as an...

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Elegant industrial scores the enigmatic solo debut of the incomparable Jehnny Beth

  Elegant industrial scores the enigmatic solo debut of the incomparable Jehnny Beth When a band finally cracks that tipping point and delivers an album that’s on the tip of the tongues of critics and fans alike, getting heaped with praise, you expect the next record to be inevitable. Fans thirst for more material and the...

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Knoxville, TN Melodic Rock group Sonic Fuel Release Debut Single “I Will Rise”

Knoxville, TN Melodic Rock group Sonic Fuel Release Debut Single “I Will Rise” Knoxville, Tennessee-based Rock group Sonic Fuel released their new single “I Will Rise” independently on June 15. Led by songwriter/vocalist/guitarist David Hales, Sonic Fuel‘s music and lyrics are intensely emotional with purposeful musings on love, loss, perseverance and injustice. Fans of other melodic Rock artists such as...

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Toronto Musician Erich Mrak Delivers Summer-Ready Pop Vibes With New “Girls” Single

Toronto Musician Erich Mrak Delivers Summer-Ready Pop Vibes With New “Girls” Single Toronto-based pop/hip hop artist Erich Mrak is constantly experimenting with new, emotive ways to express his inner self to music. Having released 8 singles to date and several official music videos, Erich will release new single “Girls“ on June 23, 2020. “Girls”, an upbeat departure for Mrak, is...

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Russian American Hard Rock Band RSC Deliver Old School Thrills with “Shadow Lady”

Russian American Hard Rock Band RSC Deliver Old School Thrills with “Shadow Lady” Unapologetic-ally old school Rock/Metal band RSC have released a string of recent singles, all providing a taste of the band’s upcoming album. The latest single release is the hard-hitting“Shadow Lady”, following up “Confession”, “Bad Story”, “Moving On” and “Fire in Her”. This band is a melting...

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