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    April 14, 2013

    New Order - Coachella - April 13, 2013

    New Order While over at the main stage the bulk of the Coachella crowd was enduring Phoenix with the hope that Daft Punk would come out -- they instead got R. Kelly -- a smaller but perhaps-more-enthusiastic crowd got a first-rate greatest hits set from New Order last night. See also: Doing Drugs ... More >>

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    December 27, 2010

    Now Trending: Indie Supergroups

    Middle Brother, a new potential indie powerhouse​Holiday cover songs were popular this season, but there's something else that has been getting just as much attention. It seems to be that the latest and greatest trend among rock bands, particularly indie bands, is forming supergroups.Ben Harper, D ... More >>

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    December 28, 2008

    The Top 10 Reissues of 2008

    By Chris Gray It's time to rank the best of what went around and came around again. BILLY JOEL The Stranger (Columbia/Legacy) As punk and disco exploded, the Piano Man's deeply unhip 1978 breakthrough proved that top-shelf Broadway/Brill Building songwriting could still sell - and, occasionally, ... More >>

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    December 9, 2008

    Andy Rourke of The Smiths Is A Wanker If He Stands Me Up Again

    Stop me if you think you've heard this one before: After Thanksgiving, I was so bloated from overindulgence, I overslept and missed an opportunity to make a Zia Records run. My friends came over and presented me with a postcard gift. Andy Rourke of the THE SMITHS spinning... somewhere. I couldn't ... More >>

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    July 3, 2008
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    January 4, 2007

    2006 — The Year the Superstar DJ Died

    Dinosaurs rule the dance floors no more

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    March 11, 2004


    The band stomps into the Old Brickhouse

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    April 18, 2002

    Savage Republic

    Box Set (Mobilization Recordings)

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    February 7, 2002

    New Order

    Get Ready (London/Reprise/Warner)

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    August 30, 2001


    Pete Yorn at Nita's Hideaway