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Spearhead at Hunter Mountain: Power to the Peaceful

The third annual Mountain Jam festival came to Hunter this past weekend. For the third year in a row, it rained, torrentially (time to shift the festival from storm season...
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Record Buying Habits Reinvented

As you’ve surely noticed, I haven’t been writing so much about music recently. That doesn’t mean I haven’t been enjoying it, or even that I haven’t been buying it. Over...
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Jesus Christ, it’s all Tommy’s fault

Sifting through a box of soundtrack CDs looking for some specific hits of the 50s, I came across the movie recording of Jesus Christ Superstar this past weekend and decided...
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The iJamming! Weekly Download: Ted Leo & The Pharmacists

A few weeks ago, on a Thursday night, I wrote a post linking to Ted Leo’s solo cover of the Jam song ‘Ghosts,’ which I had found available for free...
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The iJamming! Weekly Download: Podington Bear

I firmly believe every act should give away an MP3 now and then. But I’m not sure I’d go as far as to suggest that every act imitate Podington Bear,...
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The Right To Reunite?

I used to feel allergic to reunions. For each band I’d seen in its prime, I had an image in my mind and thought it worth protecting. Worse yet, I...
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The iJamming! Weekly Download: Explosions In The Sky

There’s something almost infuriatingly laid back about the Texas indie scene. In this biggest and arguably most contradictory of American States, groups make albums, barely advertise them, and tour them,...
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The Unexpected Three-Day Weekend Top 10

1) The Jumpbeats at the High Falls Café: Ska-Zydeco party music from a band tht has the credentials: ex-Toasters, Shane McGowan’s Popes and sundry other NYC exiles. Particularly loved the...
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