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9 Upcoming Music Releases To Cop (Winter 2013)

I know the snow and cold and lingering guilt from already failing at your New Year’s Resolution, all that stuff is killing you. You’re still nursing that same head cold, […]

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14 Photos of David Bowie Not Giving a F***

David Bowie is a cosmic prince. Sent from another planet to teach the world about style and panache, he is far more than the sum of his songs, he has […]


5 Worst Albums of 2012 (That We Kinda Liked)

Best Coast – The Only Place Everything about this album is catchy. It’s pretty ridiculous actually; even the album art is cutesy as fuck. A giant bear hugging the state […]


Best Of 2012: Music Videos

O Youtube. You are procrastination-inducing, the perfect companion to a clutch of kush; endless stacks of videos, an abyss that stares back. 72 hours of video uploaded per minute. One […]


PLAYLIST: 5 Albums For The Mayan Apocalypse

We’ve only got a few days left before the Mayan calendar ends and it rains boiling demon blood from the cracked sky, before glorious trumpet peals herald the Apocalypse has […]


Best Of 2012: Show Posters

Music ephemera comes in all shapes and sizes: handbills, stickers, remixes, flavors of vitamin water. The most treasured are the posters – they get matted and framed (by some) and […]

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Is It Just Me Or Is Sufjan Stevens “Silver & Gold” Super Weird?

Sufjan Stevens is a crazy person. Throughout Silver & Gold, his second multi-volume set of Christmas tunes, we see him diving back into Yuletide minutiae, combing and back-combing the finer […]

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