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Three Fer Thursday: New Jams by Iceage, Merchandise, and the History of Apple Pie

Like a turbo-charged, military-grade Hummer tuned for the drag strip, “Coalition,” the new single by Danish punks, Iceage, somehow manages to be burly, intimidating and fleet all at once.  It’s body, fortified by thick, hanging guitars, seems more apt for the disinterested or those who’d rather feign disinterest while sheathing a crowd in scorching noise.  [...]

Top Jam: “Electric” by The Men

When attempting to describe the Brooklyn band, The Men, in non rock-crit talk (as in after a few drinks and someone asks, “What have you been listening to?”), the description ends up something like, “Like all of your favorite indie rock bands from a long time ago — Husker Du, The Replacements, Sonic Youth, but [...]

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