Monthly Archives: June 2012

Concert Gallery: The Walkmen @ Plush

It’s been a while since I’ve gone to a concert (one and a half months!). So it was with great anticipation that I was looking forward to seeing The Walkmen who came to St Louis Thursday night for the first … Continue reading

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Favorite Albums of 2012 – Halfway Point

As we are wrapping up the last few heat soaked days of June, it’s just about time to look back at the first half of 2012 and see which albums have captured my love and attention. Listed below are the … Continue reading

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All Time Favorite Albums: Rilo Kiley – The Execution of All Things

Earlier this month, I went past the 100 posts mark in this here humble blog. I guess then it’s the right time for me to talk about the origins of its name. If you’re a savvy music fan, you would … Continue reading

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Album To Check Out: Sunglasses – Swim/Namesake EP

Savannah-based psych pop duo Sunglasses are made up of college friends Samuel Cooper and Brady Keehn (aka 8000 bam bam and Baby Seal).  Back in 2010, they released their self-titled EP containing one of the most addicting party songs ever … Continue reading

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Album To Check Out: No Joy – Negaverse EP

Hazy shoegaze band No Joy started out as a long distance email collaboration between Los Angeles-based Jasamine White and Montreal-based Laura Lloyd. After releasing a couple of demos and some enthusiastic tweeting from Bethany Consentino of Best Coast after seeing … Continue reading

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Album To Check Out: jj – High Summer EP

Last Wednesday, June 20, marks the official start of the summer season here in these United States – a season of pool parties and grilling barbeques. Over on the other side of the pond though, in that mysterious place called … Continue reading

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Album To Check Out: Sonny & The Sunsets – Longtime Companion

I first heard about San Francisco native Sonny Smith by stumbling upon an awesome Kickstarter project that he started. In it, Smith filled a jukebox with 100 songs from 100 fake bands that he created. It was a mind-boggling fantastic … Continue reading

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