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Imagine Dragons is an alternative rock band hailing from Las Vegas, Nevada. In 2009, they began recording in the studio after winning the local Battle of the Bands four times [...]

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Alabama Shakes – Hold On

by Mike Smith on January 10, 2012

The Alabama Shakes (formerly known as The Shakes) are a soul-rivival and rock group from Athens, Alabama. Lead vocalist Brittany Howard brings new life to a soulful sound that is [...]

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PAPA – I Am The Lion King

by Mike Smith on January 6, 2012

PAPA is an indie pop and rock group led by Darren Weiss, the drummer of the band Girls. Darren is also the lead vocalist too, which makes me wonder how [...]

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Brothertiger – Real Life

by Mike Smith on December 30, 2011

The last song of the day for 2011 is “Real Life” by Brothertiger. This track is a good example of my relationship with music discovery over the course of the [...]

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Over the last year, Sonny Moore (a.k.a. Skrillex) has been making waves in more ways than one. First, his audiowaves are a signature sound including heavy bass, catchy melodies, and [...]

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Jake Smith (a.k.a. The White Buffalo) got his first guitar at the age of 19. He wrote songs during college and played local gigs only once or twice a year. [...]

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I heard the acoustic version of today’s song of the day about a month ago and became fond of it as it appeared periodically in my shuffled list of music. [...]

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New Navy – Zimbabwe

by Mike Smith on December 5, 2011

It’s always tough to go back into the office after a vacation. My current economic situation has limited me mostly to stay-cations for the last couple years, but this past [...]

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If you can’t tell by yesterday’s song of the day and today’s choice, I’m having warm weather withdrawals. Appropriately self-classified as Beach-wave or Surf-pop, the music of Dirty Gold has [...]

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Lord Huron – Mighty

by Mike Smith on November 3, 2011

The Mighty EP album was released about a year ago but I would like to make sure that you have heard of Lord Huron before another year passes by. If [...]

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