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  • 15 years ago | Music News

    Mention to Jay Busch that he seems to be scuffling for gigs, and he'll laugh. "It goes with the job description. It's like the ingredient list on a food package. "Scuffle' is near the top of the list of ingredients for a working musician." He paus...

  • 15 years ago | Music News

    After about a decade's preoccupation with making big noises with the likes of Pearl Jam and perennial collaborators Crazy Horse, Neil Young settles in for the winter of his content. Silver & Gold is an open hearth warming up the cabin while the wi...

  • 15 years ago | Music News

    Who could have imagined in 1969 that Joni Mitchell, an emblematic figure of the "Woodstock" generation, would ever try to walk in the shoes of the Chairman of the Board, an icon who identified more with Nixon than with naked mud splashing? Yet her...

  • 16 years ago | Music News

    Hans Olson has been typecast as a bluesman in his 30 years on the Valley scene, and he wants everyone to know that's not his role. "A bluesman is a guy who lives the blues. I don't live the blues. It's just my favorite kind of music." Despite the ...

  • 16 years ago | Music News

    Various artists Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me (Maverick Records) The world inhabited by Austin Powers is more an evocation of the way the '60s were documented than of the time period itself. Its absurd devotion to swinging at all costs ech...

  • 17 years ago | Music News

    Looper Up a Tree (Sub Pop) In recent years, sonic experimentalism has taken a foothold in pop music. This infiltration of the mainstream has come most notably through the work of Beck, who's spawned a legion of imitators eager to copy his formula ...

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