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Thursday, Jan. 5, 2006 06:33 am

He could have been as big as Johnny Cash

Cast King Saw Mill Man (Locust Media) If fate had dealt Cast King another hand, he might be as famous as the late Johnny Cash. Like his more celebrated c...
Thursday, Dec. 29, 2005 05:10 am

Physical proximity, it would seem, is overrated

Isobel Campbell and Mark Lanegan RamblinÂ’ Man (V2) Who says long-distance relationships never work? Despite being separated by some 8,000 m...
Wednesday, Dec. 21, 2005 04:11 am

A peace offering to Bill OÂ’Reilly and other right-wing cranks

Dear Bill O’Reilly: As a godless liberal, I have no reason to like you. Your unctuous smirk and smarmy patter got on my nerves when you w...
Thursday, Dec. 15, 2005 10:30 pm

Mi and LÂ’au invite you to join their lovefest

Mi and L'au Mi and L'au (Young God Records) You don’t know Mi and L’au, but you know a couple like them: beautiful,...
Thursday, Dec. 8, 2005 08:45 pm

Vashti Bunyan makes a comeback with Lookaftering

here are comebacks, and then there are comebacks. The gap between British folksinger Vashti Bunyan’s debut, Just Another Diamond Day, and its follow-up, Lookaftering,&n...
Thursday, Dec. 1, 2005 06:58 pm

An 83-year-old highlights the Fiery FurnacesÂ’ latest effort

The Fiery Furnaces Rehearsing My Choir (Rough Trade) If you thought Blueberry Boat was a buttload of bull, steer clear of Rehearsing My Choir, a wildly p...
Wednesday, Nov. 23, 2005 09:18 pm

The Silver JewsÂ’ music has never sounded more essential than it does in Tanglewood

Almost no one reads poetry anymore, which means that you probably haven’t read Actual Air, one of the very few poetry collections written by a working singer/songwriter...
Thursday, Nov. 17, 2005 11:47 am

Add Calexico to the mix, and it's easier to like Iron & Wine

Unless we’re talking about, oh, I don’t know, Ken Mehlman’s sex life, there are no guilty pleasures. If pleasures could induce guilt, confessing them ...
Thursday, Nov. 10, 2005 09:23 pm

Love Kraft is a good album by SFA's standards

Love Kraft, the Super Furry Animals’ seventh studio album, begins with a splash — literally. It’s the sound of guitarist Huw “Bunf...
Thursday, Nov. 3, 2005 07:42 am

Ebony Eyez kicks out a worthy addition to the St. Louis hip-hop canon

Ebony Eyez 7 Day Cycle (Capitol) The first female rapper from St. Louis to score a major-label deal, Ebony Eyez seems fully aware of her precedent-setting...


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