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George Harrison Memorial Tree Killed By Actual Beetles

In 2004, a pine tree was planted near Griffith Observatory in Los Angeles’ Griffith Park to honor the late George Harrison. It grew to 10 feet tall and stood as a fitting tree-bute to a musician known for the lush gardens around his English mansion. Unfortunately, as The LA Times reports, the Beatle’s honorary tree [...]

Nightbringer – “Et Nox Illuminatio Mea In Deliciis Meis” (Stereogum Premiere)

The term “black metal” can mean almost anything these days — sublime post-rock (with screaming), bracing post-punk (with croaking), experimental sound collage (with portentous spoken word), and, occasionally, wordless cosmic twaddle (with synths and not much else). All of these things borrow from black metal, but none really embodies the true spirit of black metal [...]

I’m Gonna Live Anyhow Until I Die…A Medley

Ease back. The following is a journey through the rich musical culture of the American South – from Louisiana jazz and gospel to R&B, folk and blues forging a path from Mississippi to North Carolina. I’m Gonna Live Anyhow Until I Die :: A Medley Percy Mayfield – Louisiana Mahalia Jackson – Abraham, Martin and […]