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Archive for October 2010

Spoon: Transference

October 27, 2010

Spoon has been around for a while now, and they continue to be one of the most satisfying acts of the indie scene. The band has grown artistically with each album, and 2007’s “Ga Ga Ga Ga Ga” was every critic’s darling. In the history of rock this usually means the following album is either […]

Diablo Swing Orchestra: Sing Along Songs for the Damned & Delirious

October 18, 2010

Remember the swing fad from ten years ago? That was fun, but little new was brought to the table. Imagine if a bunch of musicians that were into metal, opera, and zeühl took a stab at it. Well that’s basically what Diablo Swing Orchestra did. Even though the idea sounds totally original, and the guy […]