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Brief Encounters: New Albums 8-6-21 – 8-12-21

By Iman Lababedi | August 4, 2021

indie rock of the first order

US Top 10 Singles Dated August 7th, 2021

By Iman Lababedi | August 3, 2021

BTS armies will be BTS armies. 

Best Of 2021: Songs In Order Of Preference Through July 31st

By Iman Lababedi | August 3, 2021

a gorgeous song

Press Releases For August: Here Are The Artists

By Alyson Camus | August 2, 2021

falling between Cat Power and Devandra Banhart

US Top 10 Albums Dated August 7th, 2021

By Iman Lababedi | August 2, 2021

on the wings of a Bieber

Going Steady: New Singles 7-30-21 – 8-5-21 Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | August 2, 2021

great and strange

King Woman At The Lodge Room, Friday July 30th 2021

By Alyson Camus | August 1, 2021

a visceral experience from start to finish

Bright Eyes At Forest Hills Stadium, July 31st, 2021, Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | August 1, 2021

the worst I’ve seen Bright Eyes

Sneak Peaks: Upcoming Album Releases 8-6-21 – 8-12-21

By Iman Lababedi | August 1, 2021

one song more than most people

UK Top 10 Albums: 7-30-21 – 8-5-21

By Iman Lababedi | July 31, 2021

the sort of album we don’t get too often

UK Top 10 Singles 7-30-21 – 8-5-21

By Iman Lababedi | July 31, 2021

beloved son of Eire (via England) remains at the top… 

Press Releases For July: Here Are The Artists

By Alyson Camus | July 30, 2021

A driving pop song with an ‘80s revival sound

The Early Bird: Top New Recorded Releases 7-30-21 – 8-5-21 Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | July 30, 2021

an impeccable collection

The Earliest Bird: 7-30-21 – 8-5-21 Top Recorded Release, Billie Eilish’s “Happier Than Ever” Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | July 30, 2021

Does Billie also have the twisties?

Leon Knight, King Of Rock & Roll At Harvard & Stone, Tuesday July 27 2021

By Alyson Camus | July 29, 2021

some authentic rock & roll fire

Best Of 2021: Albums In Alphabetical Order By Artist Through July 31st

By Iman Lababedi | July 29, 2021

You show me an album with a song as great as “Pop’s Love Suicide and I’ll show you In Utero

Luiz Mario Rizzo’s Legends Of Vinyl’s “Gala Awards Night” Returns On September 14th, 2021: Exclusive Luis Mario Interview

By Iman Lababedi | July 28, 2021

What can we expect on September 14th? A night of excellence!!!

Going Steady: New Singles 7-23-21 – 7-29-21 Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | July 28, 2021

two ace hooks

JUGGS At The Silverlake Lounge, Monday July 26th 2021

By Alyson Camus | July 27, 2021

did not seem to be attached to any specific genre

US Top 10 Singles Dated July 31st, 2021

By Iman Lababedi | July 27, 2021

“Butter” sold 115K hard copies

20th Century – Complete List By Year

By Steve Crawford | July 27, 2021

1927 (1) “Potato Head Blues,” Louis Armstrong

L.A. Burning, West Coast Concert Picks, July 26th To August 1st

By Alyson Camus | July 26, 2021

more and more shows popping up everywhere

US Top 10 Albums Dated July 31st, 2021

By Iman Lababedi | July 26, 2021

the cut and paste Pop Smoke isn’t all that

Mad About the Boy, Speed Of Light, DinoKale, Captured! By Robots At El Cid, Friday July 23rd 2021

By Alyson Camus | July 26, 2021

the spirit of a hardcore punk show,

Making a List, Checking it Twice

By Steve Crawford | July 26, 2021

A forgotten oldie is like a long lost friend

Sneak Peaks: Upcoming Album Releases 7-30-21 – 8-5-21

By Iman Lababedi | July 25, 2021

has some of her best material to date

The 1,001 Greatest Songs of the 20th Century – #1

By Steve Crawford | July 25, 2021

Mission accomplished.

Not A Friend, Young Winona And Jagged Baptist Club At El Cid, Thursday July 22nd 2021

By Alyson Camus | July 24, 2021

here to bring back frenzy and anxiety, in a very fun way

April Rose Gabrielli At The Bitter End, Friday, July 23rd, 2021, Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | July 24, 2021

the antidote to all the sorrows

UK Top 10 Albums: 7-23-21 – 7-29-21

By Iman Lababedi | July 24, 2021

UK emo rapper, r&b fella

UK Top 10 Singles 7-23-21 – 7-29-21

By Iman Lababedi | July 24, 2021

worn out its welcome and fast… 

The Earliest Bird: Top New Recorded Release 7-23-21 – 7-29-2, Jackson Browne’s “Downhill From Everywhere” Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | July 23, 2021

a lot more than late for the sky

Royal And The Serpent At HPB, Wednesday July 21st 2021

By Alyson Camus | July 23, 2021

the energy of a punk show

Covid-19 Destroyed Stubhub And They Should Close Down Shop

By Iman Lababedi | July 22, 2021

They should be out of business

The 1,001 Greatest Songs of the 20th Century – 10 to 2

By Steve Crawford | July 22, 2021

Elvis was the harbinger of something wild

The Ohana Festival Adds An ‘Encore Weekend’ With A Different Lineup

By Alyson Camus | July 21, 2021

this second lineup seems curated for me.

Desert Daze 2021: The Event Returns At Lake Perris

By admin | July 21, 2021

The War on Drugs, Kamasi Washington, Toro Y Moi, and Japanese Breakfast are headlining.

Brief Encounters: New Albums 7-16-21 – 7-22-21 Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | July 21, 2021

a huge loss

“The Best of Aretha Franklin” Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | July 21, 2021

put The Best Of right next to Amazing Grace and Sparkle

Press Releases For July: Here Are The Artists

By Alyson Camus | July 21, 2021

An infectious bass hooky riff with a sexy croon

US Top 10 Singles Dated July 24th, 2021

By Iman Lababedi | July 20, 2021

the band’s fifth number one in a period of ten months

Going Steady: New Singles 7-16-21 – 7-22-21 Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | July 20, 2021

Doncker is to the 20s what Kanye was to the 10s

Press Releases For July: Here Are The Artists

By Alyson Camus | July 19, 2021

some epic turns with almost Pink Floyd-esque guitars

“Shadow Kingdom: The Early Songs Of Bob Dylan” Live Stream, Sunday, July 18th,2021, Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | July 19, 2021

smooth like a rhapsody

US Top 10 Albums Dated July 24th, 2021

By Iman Lababedi | July 19, 2021

Olivia, Morgan. Dua, and that’s it for now

Minor Strut At The Brouwerij West, Saturday July 17th 2021

By Alyson Camus | July 19, 2021

that deep raucous howl was fantastic

Sneak Peaks: New Albums 7-23-21 – 7-29-21 Releases

By Iman Lababedi | July 18, 2021

first rate Browne

The 1,001 Greatest Songs of the 20th Century – 20 to 11

By Steve Crawford | July 18, 2021

I wish he was here

L.A. Burning, West Coast Concert Picks, July 18th To 24th

By Alyson Camus | July 18, 2021

gigs are coming back

UK Top 10 Albums: 7-16-21 – 7-22-21

By Iman Lababedi | July 17, 2021

something so blank about following in your father’s footsteps when he is a huge rock star….