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D.R.I.: Thrash Around

They pack a punch with their hardcore thrash punk. Dirty Rotten Imbeciles (D.R.I.) have been singing songs about dry heaving, moshing, and getting revenge since their formation in the early ‘80s. The band, or...
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The Besnard Lakes: Oh, Canada!

Besnard Lakes puts a modern spin on the Beach Boys’ sound. The band, formed by the husband and wife team of Jace Lasek and Olga Goreas in 2003, are Canadian indie psychedelic rock. The group recently released...
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Noam Weinstein: Singing The Blues

If Randy Newman started singing over John Mayer-style guitar riffs, you would get the music of Noam Weinstein. The New York-based singer/songwriter has released four studio albums, Enough About You, Above The ...
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Sleigh Bells: Can You Hear Them?

Sleigh Bells don’t only represent Christmas time. The words stand for a musical oddity, a weird mix of catchy pop melodies and electronica mixed with grungy guitar. The Sleigh Bells duo of Derek Miller and Al...
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Zigmat: World Music Goes Indie

Zigmat is a band where ambient indie and electronica collide. Fronted by vocalist Monica Rodriguez and bassist Stephen Yonkin, the band’s sound has softer, mellow vocals backed by swells of musical effects. ...