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Poetic Memory: Barbarian (List)

Photo credit: Chris Maroulakos

The San Diego band’s January Soda Bar residency wraps up Monday night

Poetic Memory: Alex Kemp (List)

Alex Kemp produces his list of influences.

Poetic Memory: Fruit Bats (List)

Eric D. Johnson’s most influential 1990s records

The Cribs Won’t Be Ignored

The Cribs

Hey scenesters! Post-punk sibling act The Cribs have formally announced the impending release of their fourth album, titled Ignore The Ignorant. The album marks their first release since adding a guitarist by the name of Johnny Marr to their ranks, and was produced and mixed by Nick Launay of Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Arcade Fire, and […]

How to Hug Your Independent Record Store

Record Store

“Indie record stores,” says Chrys Hansen of Modern Music, the Caribbean’s most visited record store, “are where you go when you first realize there’s a whole new world of music for you to explore.” The Internet notwithstanding as perhaps one’s first stop when searching out what the world has to offer musically, Hansen’s words ring […]

Win ‘The Sound of the Smiths’ (Contest)

Owl&Bear is giving away a copy of the 2CD deluxe edition of The Sound of the Smiths!

The Sound of The Smiths, Hits & Rarities 2CD, Out 11/11

Just in time for Black Friday, the good people at Rhino will release a 45-track Smiths compilation that “collects it all: Hits, B-Sides, Live Cuts & Rarities”. The Sound of the Smiths will be available as either a single-disc or two-disc collection on Nov. 11. The single disc version won’t include anything on Disc 2, […]