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What’s Old Is New: Van Morrison, Lou Reed and the Carter Families

The first Velvet Underground album I bought was an odd MGM repackaging of White Light/White Heat. It was cool, mysterious and a little bit frightening for a Midwestern teen. Loaded, however, was my second VU album and the one that … Continue reading

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Go See Hear In L.A. April 3-8 (the Dry The River/Wooden Sky edition)

Friday night stands as the concert battleground this week. One stage – the Troubadour, to be precise – will be John K. Samson. The Weakerthans’ frontman released his solo debut full length (Provincial) on Anti- earlier this year and it … Continue reading

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