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Bakesale Turns 20

“Dinosaur have this weird Teflon thing,” Sebadoh frontman Lou Barlow told me in a 2013 interview for Under The Radar. “Sebadoh’s more vulnerable. There are more faces to the band. You have the strength of [co-frontman] Jason [Lowenstein]’s material, which is stunning. It creates something complicated. And fans kind of want things simple. But Sebadoh [...]

Medicine Head :: Old Bottles, New Medicine

At a time when prog and glam were in the ascendant, Medicine Head stood out—or rather, they didn’t. Their lack of showiness just made them look all the more freakish: a two man band consisting of a singer-guitarist (who also handled kick drum and high hat) and a Garfunkel-like assistant on harmonica. There is something […]

Slim Thug – Thug Thursday 2 (Mixtape)

Slim Thug gives us the second volume of his Thug Thursday mixtape series with some help from Z-Ro, Paul Wall, Killa Kyleon, Doughbeezy, Propain and more.
Tracklist and download link below.

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Terror Pigeon – “Girl!”

The exclamation point at the end of the song title is essential. For the first few minutes, “Girl!” builds itself up with precision, adding disparate elements and taking them away just as quickly, introducing you to all of the sounds that will eventually burst into the euphoric cacophony that fills the song’s second half. It’s [...]