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A Very Indie Rock Christmas

The other day, Jim tweeted how great Spotify’s private listening function is when he plays songs that may question his music credibility. Well, I must admit, I take advantage of the same option when I play my Christmas music. Certain songs would question far more than my music credibility, and they will not be disclosed […]

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All Hail the Indie Epic

Epic. It’s a word that has been used, misused, and beaten to a verbal pulp within the last few years. We have lost the ability to describe something thrilling or massive, so therefore, it’s gotta be epic, bro. To use epic as noun makes complete sense…if you are referring to the narrative poem Beowolf or […]

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Mega Post: Songs Of Autumn

Every once in a while, we’ll be doing some joint “Mega Posts” where all four of us list our favorites on one topic, in one post. In this edition, we each individually selected seven songs that remind us of the fall. Playlists coming soon. Shawn When I was sorting through my music library to fill […]

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Fuck You And Fuck This Town: 7 Songs of Spite

It seems that love songs are always the most popular ones. They are full of honesty, emotion, and sincerity, but all of that stuff is lame. One could argue (and I will if you try me) that songs full of anger and hate, when done well, contain so much more feeling and emotion than even […]

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Death Cab for Cutie: My Time Period Band

Next Tuesday, the college freshman in me will be living out his dream by traveling to Brooklyn to finally see Death Cab for Cutie. There is not another band whose music I so closely associate with a time period in my life than Death Cab for Cutie and my early college years. But, to a degree, […]

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