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Class of 2018: The Overachievers

You know it’s been a strange year in music when the Billboard charts and the critic’s year-end lists have so much in common. Stereogum gave the #1 spot to a pop country album; the same album that topped lists from People and Entertainment Weekly. Janelle Monáe finally got the credit she deserved when she released The ArchAndroid eight years ago. Mitski… Read more →

Derailed: Metal/Hardcore 2009 Part 1

Every so often I will be posting under the ‘Derailed’ heading. This is for posts that are outside my normal comfort area…indie rock/pop. I was a huge metalhead from the mid-80s until the early 90s.  My interest in metal started when I first heard Aces High from Iron Maiden‘s Powerslave album and it became an obsession when I rode my… Read more →