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  1. Camila Cabello gets sweet and CupcakKe gets salty in this week's Go Slow NoRead the original story w/Photo

    35 min ago | City Pages

    That's where Go Slow No comes in-our weekly survey of new and overlooked album releases. The rating system is so self-explanatory you probably don't even need my further ado, but here goes anyway: "go" means listen to this now, "slow" means check it out when you get a chance, and "no" means run screaming from the room if you hear so much as a note of it.

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  2. Music Review: Turbo Gatto's Paw PowerRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Free Times

    Putting the two together, Turbo Gatto claims - with arguable seriousness - an entirely new subgenre: cat-themed garage rock. According to the duo's website, Columbia's Kevin Jennings and Gina Ercolini found inspiration in the fictional Lucipurr, a majestic black cat from a distant planet.

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  3. Music Review: Shovels & Rope's Busted Jukebox, Vol. 2Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Free Times

    The ripple effect of Charleston's Shovels & Rope has become so massive that it's easy to forget that Michael Trent and Cary Ann Hearst have only officially been a band for six years. Riding an overwhelming wave of critical acclaim and commercial attention for their stripped-down blend of country, Americana and roots-rock, the married duo has become the "it" couple of their hometown music scene, and they've given back a great deal, letting the newgrass duo Sally & George record at their home studio and bringing the nationally visible High Water Fest to North Charleston.

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  4. Music Review: Jackson Spells' Baba YagaRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Free Times

    In a realm that is usually defined by studio excess it is refreshing to hear a group back off from the tonal fatigue inflicted by other groups. The Columbia duo's new EP is like a lost demo session between Bowie and Zappa geeking out over Beefheart's Trout Mask Replica .

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  5. Concerts in Columbia: Yonder Mountain String Band, IAMDYNAMITE, OHMME, WithdrawRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Free Times

    ... that is based in blues but crosses over into jazz with little regard for genre labels. - Kevin Oliver Columbia House Music Project - While Soda City can often seem bereft of classic house music hotspots, the Columbia House Music Project is working ...

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  6. Kendrick Lamar Reportedly Looking at $20-40 Million USD Publishing DealRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Hypebeast.com

    ... rapper had total album sales of 1.13 million units last year and 2.63 million track sales, according to Nielsen Music. His album consumption units added up to 4.135 million units. In total, Kendrick Lamar has generated 9.5 million album consumption ...

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  7. Editor's Grammy rundownRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Gannon Knight

    ... accolades. With everything going on politically, socially and globally, 2017 turned out to be a monumental year for music with so many artists producing amazing works that reflect the current climate in our world today. The amount of quality musical ...

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  8. of Montreal - "Paranoiac Intervals/Body Dysmorphia"Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Stereogum

    Kevin Barnes has announced a new of Montreal album called White Is Relic/Irrealis Mood , the follow-up to 2016's Innocence Reaches and last year's Rune Husk EP. According to Barnes, the new LP was heavily inspired by '80s club remixes, and the squelchy synth-funk of lead single "Paranoiac Intervals/Body Dysmorphia" thumps appropriately.

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  9. Quincy Jones Tapped for Michael Jackson, 'Man in the Mirror' Tribute ConcertRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | RollingStone

    ... Verdine White and Ralph Johnson, are also set to appear at the event. YouTube is hosting the concert with Korean music label SM, and the show will available on  SM's YouTube channel . SM also unveiled a new duet version of "Man in the Mirror" ...

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  10. Mark O'Connor & the O'Connor Band Come to MPAC, 2/17Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... unlike any other, one that blends country and pop sensibilities with Americana rawness, bluegrass drive, and chamber music sophistication, one that has begun winning over audiences at festivals (AmericanaFest, GreyFox, IBMA, RockyGrass), clubs (Jazz ...

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  11. ABRA - "B.R.A.T"Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Stereogum

    Although she signed to the Matador imprint True Panther in 2016 to do her own thing, ABRA came up with Awful Records, the crew led by lo-fi Atlanta rapper Father. And tonight, she's offering a throwback to those early days with "B.R.A.T," a new song produced by Father that she's decided to share with fans.

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  12. Parliament - "I'm Gon Make U Sick O'Me"Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Stereogum

    Legendary funk outfit Parliament has released its first new single in 28 years, "I'm Gon Make U Sick O'Me" featuring Scarface. Frontman George Clinton plays a character named Dr. Feel Good, a medic offering a magical antidote: more funk for your ass.

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  13. Color-changing lipsticks part of Grammy party bagsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | KOB-TV

    An Albuquerque woman is getting the chance of a lifetime. One of her products will be in the official Grammy Awards party bag.

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  14. Ruby Ibarra traces immigrant journey in - Circa91'Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | SFGate

    Growing up in the Philippines, Ruby Ibarra was drawn at a young age to rappers like Tupac Shakur, Lauryn Hill and homegrown star Francis Magalona. After her family moved to the Bay Area, she picked up the microphone and stepped into the game with a series of self-produced YouTube videos that became popular enough to land her on the bill of the 2011 Rock the Bells tour.

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  15. Hip-hop's television takeoverRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Albany Times Union

    The ceremony for the 60th Grammy Awards is still two weeks away, but already music's biggest TV night has made history. For the first time, hip-hop artists dominate in the academy's top categories, including record, album and song of the year.

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  16. Glenn Frey's Widow Sues Hospital, Physician for Wrongful DeathRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | RollingStone

    Glenn Frey's widow has filed a wrongful death suit against Mount Sinai Hospital and her late husband's gastroenterologist. The widow of Eagles co-founder Glenn Frey, Cindy Frey, has filed a wrongful death suit against Mount Sinai Hospital and the musician's gastroenterologist.

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  17. Portland's Savil Makes Hypnotic Music for Healing and ReconnectionRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Willamette Week

    ... a bilingual avant-garde indie film yet to be made. FANS OF: La Luz, Guantanamo Baywatch, Las Robertas. "We're creating music from our hearts to heal ourselves," Reyna says, "and heal the people around us who kind of need that same discovery, ...

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  18. A Dozen-Plus Bands Will Pay Tribute to Ralph Carney at Mississippi StudiosRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Willamette Week

    ... 7 pm doors on Tuesday, Jan. 23. Free. 21+. Culture editor Martin Cizmar writes about food, beer, jam bands, country music, gangsta rap, bikes, cannabis and the outdoors. He's originally from a smallish city in the part of Ohio that was once part of ...

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  19. Ataris' Michael Davenport indicted in $27M telemarketing scamRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | New York Daily News

    Michael Davenport, the bassist for pop-punk band Ataris from 1998 to 2005, has been indicted on federal fraud charges after cheating 100,000 people out of $27 million over a seven-year scam. Davenport and co-conspirator Cynthia Rawlinson were accused of a telemarketing scheme from 2009 to 2016 in which they placed Craigslist ads for "pre-foreclosure" houses below market value, according to the Santa Barbara Independent .

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  20. Needle Exchange: a DJ Questionnaire with Spin Jong IllRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Willamette Week

    ... 1001 SE Morrison St., for Underwatermelon, on Wednesday, Jan. 17. 8:30 pm. Free. 21+. A native Southern Californian, Music editor Matthew Singer gentrified Portland in 2008. Before ruining the city with his presence, he was an editor at his ...

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