Richard Ashcroft

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    April 8, 2011

    Richard Ashcroft Swings For The Fences On New Solo Album United Nations of Sound

    Razor & Tie Records​Whether fronting The Verve or in his solo career, Richard Ashcroft is all about musical majesty. His best songs are sweeping, epic and grand, some would say "grandiose," but he's always aiming for a transcendence from the ordinary to the sublime. When he succeeds in the e ... More >>

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    April 28, 2008

    The Mighty Quins: Tegan and Sara at Marquee Theatre on April 28

    Twin sisters Tegan and Sara Quin spread their musical wings on their sixth (and latest) album, The Con, adding a bit more depth to their arrangements and increasing the potency of their New Wave/indie pop/freak-folk cocktail. But it’s their onstage banter that’s garnered them the most a ... More >>

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    March 20, 2003

    Richard Ashcroft

    Human Conditions (Hut/Virgin)

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    February 21, 2002

    The Chemical Brothers

    Come With Us (Astralwerks)

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    December 28, 2000

    Critical Mass 2000

    Our panel of writers offer up their takes on the top discs of Y2K

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    July 6, 2000

    Shadow Dancing

    After a triumphant Valley appearance and a clutch of collaborative projects, DJ Shadow gets set to step back out on his own

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    April 16, 1998

    Risky Business

    Seventeen years after its advent, sampling remains mired in legal and aesthetic controversy