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Cali Swag District vs. Gwyneth Paltrow

If you ever wanted a capsule example of everything that’s still wrong with the record business, despite the fact that music sales seem to finally be going up again, nothing sums it up quite as nicely as the story of … Continue reading

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The year so far, ctd.

When I was doing my half-year summation last week, an idea struck me that I didn’t have time to include. As I said there, the apparent greatness of the year overall hasn’t made much of an impression on the pop … Continue reading

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The year so far

According to almost everyone, 2010 has been a great year in just about every genre: alternative, country, hip-hop, techno—great records have been popping up everywhere, from both new and old artists, with a full schedule of promising releases to come. … Continue reading

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New this week—6/6/10

Lee DeWyze “Beautiful Day”, #24 “Hallelujah”, #44h “The Boxer”, #88 DeWyze won American Idol not because all the tweens voted for the cutest guy, but because the story he lived on the show was better than any backstory anyone else … Continue reading

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