Tom Verlaine

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    June 1, 2010

    Born Ruffians: Say It

    ‚ÄčAs we all slowly warm up to the Tuesday after a holiday like Memorial Day, it's hard to put any focus on new music, and today's new releases reflect that sentiment. There are, however, a few gems in the rather meager new release lineup, like the latest album from Ontario rockers Born Ruffian ... More >>

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    February 23, 2010

    Five Old Songs That Still Sound Brand New

    Tom Verlaine. The archetypal ultra cool indie rock frontman?‚ÄčThe goal of Jay Bennett's ambitious Nothing Not New project is to avoid slipping into a state of "aesthetic atrophy." That's why Jay is listening only to brand-new music for one year. I, for one, believe some people have t ... More >>

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    September 25, 2008
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    February 28, 2008
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    November 10, 2005

    Grand Design

    Upscale-casual-sexy-relaxed-retro-urban threads

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    January 1, 2004

    Original Soul

    This time, it's personal: Our look back at an intimate year in music.

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    January 2, 2003

    Critics VS 2002: Rebuilding From Ash

    2002 spent the year in a 9/11 hangover. Through the confusion, notable and amazing works still arose

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    July 19, 2001

    Loud, White and Blue

    After four attempts at recording an album, the Loud Americans are finally getting heard

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    March 1, 2001

    TV Eye

    Tempe combo reshapes Television's art-punk sound with a lot of volume and a little bit of pop

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    October 19, 2000

    Richard Davies

    Barbarians (Kindercore)

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    August 31, 2000

    Sonny Outlook

    Sonny Vincent, still on the road less traveled

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    May 25, 2000

    Amazing Grace

    Three years after his death, Jeff Buckley continues to build a mystery with a new live collection

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    December 23, 1999

    Annual Retentive

    The 10 best rock 'n' roll records of '99

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    September 2, 1999
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    November 5, 1998
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    June 4, 1998
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    July 11, 1996