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Why I’m not covering SXSW this year

Why am I not covering SXSW this year? Pick a reason…I have several.  Every year I get the same anxiety pangs about SXSW. Even more so now that I’m a music blogger. Yet I haven’t checked out the festival since wayyyyyy back in 2000. Okay, last year I did catch the free SXSW Cult show, […]

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Hear New Depeche Mode Song ‘Heaven’, Album Releases in March

Hear New Depeche Mode song “Heaven” . New album ‘Delta Machine’ arriving in March. I reported last year that Depeche Mode were working on a new album, and previewed a new song entitled “Angel Of Love“. Well now they’ve released a new song; “Heaven“. They’ve also announced a proper release date for their new album, […]

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Depeche Mode previews new song from upcoming album

Slicing Up Eyeballs announced that Depeche Mode has released  a new song off their upcoming album (due sometime in 2013). You can preview the new track (tentatively called “Angel Of Love“) in the clip below. They also posted an article where band members  Dave Gahan and Martin Gore discuss the new album, mentioning it sounds […]

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Top 40 Darkest Rock Albums Part 3

Top 40 Darkest Rock Albums Part 3

  Top 40 Darkest Rock Albums Part 3 Well here we are for the third installment of the darkest rock albums.  Click here to read Part 1 and Click here for Part 2 so you can see what we’ve covered thus far. As always, clicking on the album name in blue will take you to iTunes […]

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The Ultimate Rock Wedding Playlist

The Ultimate Rock Wedding Playlist

The Ultimate Rock Wedding Playlist *Before you check out this list, you might want to read my  instructions on how to build your wedding playlist so that you have everything flow smoothly regarding timing out the selections, etc. Are you stuck for ideas and need some rocking song selections to give your wedding festivities a little […]

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Depeche Mode "Some Great Reward", featuring "Somebody"

Tips For Making A Rocking Wedding Music Playlist

Tips For Making A Rocking Wedding Music Playlist   *Tips on making a wedding playlist that avoids being generic or groan inducing. Here we’ll cover the process of how to get your selections pre-planned and timed. If you want to see the songs I selected for my own wedding (complete with iTunes links, so you […]

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The Top 40 Most Underrated Guitarists in Rock Part 1

The Top 40 Most Underrated Guitarists in Rock Part 1

The Top 40 Most Underrated Guitarists in Rock Part 1 What makes a great guitar player?  Skill is important, but so is emotion. A guitar is the most versatile instrument in all of music, which range in tones, techniques and effects gives every musician their unique sonic palette. Sometimes the most innovative slip through the […]

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The Top 40 Most Underrated Singers in Rock Part 3

The Top 40 Most Underrated Singers in Rock Part 3

  The Top 40 Most Underrated Singers in Rock Part 3 Okay, here we are for the last installment of the 40 vocalists that deserve far more credit then they’ve been given by the music industry at large. If you missed part 1 & 2 , catch up here  and here. I’ll have YouTube links to […]

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Why the Mix-Tape will never die

Why the Mix-Tape will never die

Ah, the Mix-tape: We don’t think much about cassettes anymore. They were inherently a horrible medium for sound quality. Every time you played one you’d get audio loss,  eventually warped sound, or in the worst case, a snapped ribbon of tape meaning one more piece of plastic chucked in the trash, resting in a landfill […]

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