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David Bowie – Blackstar

Better late than never – here comes my top-20 for 2016 – in no particular order so far… David Bowie – Blackstar.  Considering Bowie’s immeasurable talent, contributions and influence on rock ‘n’ roll I imagine I’d probably put this album … Continue reading

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Daughter – Not to Disappear

Better late than never – here comes my top-20 for 2016 – in no particular order so far… Daughter – Not to Disappear.  The listener might be fooled into thinking this is just chill background music.  The listener would be … Continue reading

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Wolfmother – Victorious

Better late than never – here comes my top-20 for 2016 – in no particular order so far… Wolfmother – Victorious.  It’s hard to imagine Wolfmother releasing an album and it not being in my top-20 for the year.  Since … Continue reading

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Greyface – What Did You Lose

I read a book once by Jacob Slichter, the drummer for 90’s alt-power-pop band Semisonic, called “So You Wanna Be a Rock & Roll Star”. It was an interesting peek into what it was like to try to make it as … Continue reading

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Dirty Pennies – Bad Machine – Jan. 14, 2017

Dirty Pennies, a rock band from San Diego, California play their new song, “Bad Machine” at the Ray at Night street festival in North Park. Continue reading

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Greyface – Delilah

Check out this cool track from new Los Angeles indie/alternative band Greyface. This simultaneously chill but driving track is off their upcoming debut album, Greyola, which will see its release on February 10th. More on Greyface soon… Click HERE  to listen to “Delilah”

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wimps – The Soda Bar, San Diego -June 29, 2016

Ratner presents a bemused outlook as she lays down her riffs and spare, surf-inspired leads; Nyce can barely control himself from bounding all over the small corner stage. Meanwhile Ramm is back on the drums, looking amused … Continue reading

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