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The Langer’s Ball : The Whiskey Chaser

The Langer’s Ball is a local irish folk punk band, much in the vein of The Pogues or Flogging Molly. They started off as a duo of Michael Sturm and Hannah Rediske, but eventually added a full band to the … Continue reading

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Madness : It Must Be Love

When Madness played the Closing Ceremonies for the Olympics, it really made me realize that most people only know the song, Our House. Madness had 14 Top Ten hits in the UK, but Our House was the only one that … Continue reading

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Geto Boys : Damn, It Feels Good to be a Gangsta

The song that the cult movie Office Space launched into the big time. While the Geto Boys had some success by that time within the Hip Hop world, their whole world changed when the song appeared in the movie, and … Continue reading

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The White Stripes : Fell in Love with a Girl

A co-worker and I were talking this morning, and she had read an article that Jack White’s 2 year old daughter knows the drum beat to Seven Nation Army. Which is pretty impressive for a 2 year old, even though, … Continue reading

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Frank Sinatra : My Way (This one’s for Steve Jobs)

As I tried to figure out a song to post today, one that would capture Steve Jobs passing, this is the one that seemed to capture it best. I know I had posted this song for Kyle’s passing, but that … Continue reading

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Joy Division : New Order : Bad Lieutenant : Freebass

Today has been just a day of connections between these 4 bands. The Guardian posted the top 50 moments in indie music history, and one of them was Ian Curtis’ suicide. Peter Hook wrote the post on that particular moment, … Continue reading

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Without Thinking

I have to admit, I was disappointed when Mike Skinner announced that Computers and Blues would be the last album by The Streets. I have to say that he brought out some of his best work ever on this album. … Continue reading

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