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Class of 2010: Freshmen

These are the 40 new (and not so new) artists I have discovered in 2010… Active Child (experimental, chillwave, hymtronica) Alias of L.A.-based ex-choir boy, harpist Pat Grossi who released his debut EP, Curtis Lane, this year. Avi Buffalo (indie pop/rock, lo-fi) Very young indie pop band from Long Beach, CA released their self-titled debut album this year. Best Coast… Read more →

Quick Quips: Freelance Whales, Gentle Friendly, Rocky Votolato, She & Him, Ted Leo & The Pharmacists

There are some albums that I have had in heavy rotation lately that I just haven’t had time to review…these are those albums: Freelance Whales – Weathervanes Sure, they sound a lot like Death Cab and others, but even though this album won’t win any awards for originality, it’s so much fun I really don’t care who they are ripping… Read more →