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New Year’s may be amateur night, but these bands sure aren’t

New Year’s Eve is more than just a holiday bloated with hype and crowded with amateurs....

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Forget the past, here are the albums to look for in 2017

I will say again. There is just so much great music being made w there is no need to solely...

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Inventiveness rooted in tradition make the best albums of 2016 stand out

Another year, another top records list with artists I hope I won’t have forgotten in 10...

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Crash Music cultivates community in northern New Mexico

You build community through music. It’s an ideology that has worked for centuries: You...

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Euforquestra and Head for the Hills: Funk and soul meet strings in a diverse double bill

Over the last decade, they’ve become local performing regulars, playing a couple times...

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The youth revolted against Reagan and might against Trump, too

The Trump win could be great for American music. If Ronald Reagan was the catalyst for the...

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The music I’m thankful for, and thankful has disappeared

Music fans often lament a time period they missed: “I wish I had been 16 in 1969 to...

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17 years later, Lawn Chair Kings still among the greats

They’ve been a great band since Day 1. It was late 2000 or thereabouts when a...