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The Microphones: The Glow. Pt.2

The Microphones: The Glow. Pt.2

An afternoon spent listening to new music can be a bit of a slog, but finding one decent album can make it all worth it, as is the case with The Microphones’ “The Glow, Pt. 2.”

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Dolly Revrb from Jer Ber Jones

Dolly Revrb from Jer Ber Jones

“Light the joint and paint your nails, [it’s] Dolly Parton’s 67th birthday.” So says one of our favorite gender-benders Jer Ber Jones, who sent us this spontaneous 30-minute tribute to Dolly Parton — something he promised a friend he’d make nearly 20 years ago. Using Spotify and YouTube, Jer Ber Jones was up until 4:00am(…)

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Free MP3: ‘Mori’ by The Soft

Free MP3: ‘Mori’ by The Soft

From Terrorbird Media: “Up and coming Suffolk, UK trio The Soft quietly released a debut EP in 2011 that melted the hazier parts of bedroom produced electronic music (see: Vondelpark) matched with haunting washed over vocals that sporadically hit on off kilter samples and hints of Arthur Russell. Following some extended UK touring through the(…)

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Everybody’s Going to Get “Skrilled”

Everybody’s Going to Get “Skrilled”

Dubstep artist, Skrillex, can be a polarizing figure from everything we’ve seen and read about him. No music is universally loved or hated, but one creative Tumblr user is looking to ““Skrill” everybody in the world“, by photoshopping Skrillex’s iconic hair and glasses onto whomever, or whatever, he deems fit. Our opinion of Skrillex and(…)

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Drum Circle or Dumb Circle?

Drum Circle or Dumb Circle?

Almost every wide-eyed, dreamy child wants to grow up to be an expert drum-circle manager. Although those other dreams of rocketing to Mars, running away to join the circus, or becoming a fireman have fallen by the wayside, you can still be a drum circle expert. Or just watch this video instead.

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