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Prophets of Rage


What would you say if I told you that the backbone of Rage Against the Machine had teamed up with rap legends from Public Enemy and Cypress Hill to form a supergroup?  I know what I’d say…yes please! Newly formed Prophets of Rage features guitarist Tom Morello, bassist Tim Commerford and drummer Brad Wilk with Chuck D, DJ Lord and B-Real and, based on…

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TheKut4

I’ll Be Your Maniac


We were first introduced to The Kut back in 2009 by our friends at Criminal Records and were immediately smitten.  Since that time (starting with “A Kut Above“) this London-based power trio has been the subject of several posts over the years.  Naturally, we were pleased to learn that, while we were out, The Kut has stayed the course and kept right on…

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The Afghan Whigs

Flashback Friday: Afghan Whigs


Perhaps it was their clean cut image or maybe it was Greg Dulli’s soulful, post punk vocals dancing ever so perfectly through intoxicating rhythms and clever guitar riffs that helped Cincinnatti’s Afghan Whigs stand out in decade of music that was awash in a Seattle sea of grunge.  Whatever it was…it worked as they truly offered music lovers a clear alternative to…

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Australia Week :: Sounds Like Brisbane


Projects akin to Sounds Like Brisbane provide an invaluable service to the indie music lover. It gives an opportunity to check out a bunch of pre-vetted bands quickly and at no risk. Who wants to lay down hard cash on some obscure band you’ve never heard before? For me, a similar project in 2005 called the Labrador Summer Sampler from…

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Summer Ending Soul


artist: Attack Ships on Fire | album: Vegas Soul | genre: rock, punk | label: SquidHat Records Attack Ships On Fire :: Vegas Soul Labour Day is fast approaching likewise, coincidentally, the end of Summer 2012.  If they haven’t already done so, young chitlins, angst ridden teens and future college drop outs all around the world will soon be starting…

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