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U2: Kindergarten Achtung Baby – One

As many of you are aware, the 20th anniversary box sets for Achtung Baby were released this week. There was a disc included in the Uber box called the Kindergarten Achtung Baby. This disc is track for track match to … Continue reading

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U2: Kindergarten Achtung Baby – Even Better Than The Real Thing

As many of you are aware, the 20th anniversary box sets for Achtung Baby were released this week. There was a disc included in the Uber box called the Kindergarten Achtung Baby. This disc is track for track match to … Continue reading

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Dead Sun Rising – Gary Numan

Watch/Listen: For those of you who are thinking ‘is that the “Cars” guy from the 80s?’, you would be correct. What many of you don’t know is that he has never stopped performing, writing and releasing material. Always interesting, often … Continue reading

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Higan De Chiru Ao – The Novembers

Watch/Listen: Okay. So I woke up this morning a little thirsty for some new music. First thought that popped into my head? I wonder what kind of indie music they have in Japan. I never said I was normal! After … Continue reading

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Trepanation Party – Voxtrot

Listen here: For those of you who have been around awhile, you may recall this band. They had a fantastic song called Berlin, Without Return (see my write-up here). I found this song more recently and have been quite taken … Continue reading

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Take The World – She Wants Revenge

Listen/Watch: I’ve been watching this band for a while. This California outfit has a bit of a dark bent that I always like. The lead singer, Justin Warfield, has that brilliant, almost 80’s (think The Church, Killing Joke) sensibility with … Continue reading

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Hut – Everything Is Energy

Listen here: Everything Is Energy is a project from Chris Shinn (best known for the band Unified Theory). As far as I can tell there was only one album back in 2007 and Hut was the lone single. Shinn appears … Continue reading

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Ritual Union – Little Dragon

Listen here: Apologies. Didn’t realize the video had stopped working. All fixed now! Little Dragon is one of those most interesting of bands. Hard to file them into a particular category. Jazz elements with an indie feel and a lot … Continue reading

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Zebra – Beach House

Watch/Listen here: Beach House has been around since 2004. They fall into the most interesting labelling of ‘dream pop’. You can call them indie as well. This song came out last year and the sound really fits the dream label. … Continue reading

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Cough Syrup – Young The Giant

Watch/listen: Young The Giant have been around awhile but they are only really hitting their stride now. The last two years have been exceptional for the band with songs being played in tv shows and now some smash hits heading … Continue reading

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