Stereogum: "Album of the Week"

The following was originally published on Stereogum. For the full article, click HERE. "There’s no nice way to say this, but during a busier week, Paracosm, the second album from Washed Out, wouldn’t have gotten that Album Of The Week nod. During next Tuesday’s new-release avalanche (Earl Sweatshirt! Superchunk! No Age! A$AP Ferg!), it would’ve been immediately lost in the shuffle. And indeed, it seems al...

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Pitchfork: "Parquet Courts Announce New EP"

The following was originally published on Pitchfork: Front page photo by Ellie Pritts Parquet Courts are following up their great LP Light Up Gold with a new EP this fall. Tally All the Things That You Broke is out October 8 via What's Your Rupture?. That's EP opener "You've Got Me Wonderin' Now" above. The band also recently mailed out 250 cassette mixtapes to fans, which included "You've G...

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Weekend Roundup 08/16-08/19

This is Radio 1190's Weekend Roundup--where we let you know what is happening this weekend in the Denver/Boulder area. Friday night, don't miss Pretty Lights return to Red Rocks Ampitheatre in a two night engagement continuing to the 17th. Then, Saturday brings American music legend Leon Russell headlining the Gothic Theatre. Feeling that soul music instead? Head to the intimate Larimer Lounge for Da...

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Your Favorite Shows of the Summer

Last week, we asked you to recall your favorite summer shows. Here is what you said: The Dead End Drivers "The Dead End Drivers are an indie rock band started by Ian Tyson, Luke Hubka from Littleton, Colorado. Their music is influenced by artists such as Led Zeppelin, Young the Giant, Mumford & Sons, and The Beatles. It's members include Ian Tyson (lead guitar, vocals), Luke Hubka (lead vocals, rhythm guita...

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Required Listening - August 12 Playlist

Here is the playlist for this week's edition of Required Listening: "Wax The Nip" || Aphex Twin "Surf's Up" || The Beach Boys "Here He Comes" || Brian Eno "Junior Kickstart" || The Go! Team "Cathedral et Chartres" || Jack Rose "Scatterbrain" || Jeff Beck "Returner" || Liturgy "ECCO" || MACINTOSH PLUS "Sound and Vision" || David Bowie "Pablo Picasso" || The Modern Lovers "Polychords" || Matmos ...

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