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Phillip Phillips, The Lumineers, And The Mumford-ization Of Pop

The incessant shopping trips start to make your life feel like a single, unbroken stream of home-furnishings-related commerce when you reach a certain age and all your friends get married. So I’m not sure when or why I was in a mall parking lot with my wife when I first heard “Home” on the radio [...]

Parquet Courts: "Borrowed Time"

Front page photo by Heather Strange Earlier this year, Parquet Courts released their debut LP Light Up Gold. The band has Fergus & Geronimo’s Andrew Savage in its ranks, which explains why the album occasionally brings to mind the hookier post-pu…

Rage Against The Machine – “Freedom” (Demo)

Earlier this month, Rage Against The Machine’s still-ridiculously-great self-titled debut turned 20, and later this month, the band will release a deluxe 20th-anniversary reissue of it. That version of the LP, available in different bundles and formats, comes loaded with bonuses, depending on which version you cop: B-sides, a DVD of a 2010 London show, [...]