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Allison
Lake Hopatcong, NJ
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Touchable classic paintings for the blind Continue reading
Posted 3 hours ago at Yeah Right
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On Saturday the Rentals were in town, on their first full-blown tour in a very long time. I caught their mini tour in the fall in NYC (which was outstanding) and was jazzed to see them again. One does not... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at Yeah Right
Celestial Shore – “Gloria” The Cribs – “Different Angle” Mates of State – “Beautiful Kids” Joy Williams – “What a Good Woman Does” Janelle Monae feat. Jidenna – “Yoga” Continue reading
Posted yesterday at Yeah Right
The Sonics take on the Kinks Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Yeah Right
At the end of April I went to the Kennedy Center’s Tribute to Lead Belly (aka Huddie William Ledbetter) hoping that Robert Plant and Alison Krauss (both on the long list of performers) would sing some songs together because I... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Yeah Right
Charli XCX brings a punk edge to Taylor Swift and I kinda like the result Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at Yeah Right
Outstanding: Hat tip: Kirsten Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at Yeah Right
A metal band fronted by a parrot...really. Everything about that makes me happy. Hat tip: Bri Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at Yeah Right
The Rentals played at the Rock and Roll Hotel last night. You know who is awesome and you should always see live when you get a chance? The Rentals. So here's my favorite Rentals' track as the SOW, "Please Let... Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at Yeah Right
The Parrots – “I’m Not Alone” Metric – “The Shade” Shark Week – “Gone” Of Monsters and Men – “Empire” Kelly Clarkson – “Invincible” Continue reading
Posted May 20, 2015 at Yeah Right
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Two weeks ago Ben Folds came to town for a two-night stint, playing the Lincoln Theatre followed by the 9:30 Club. I couldn’t get tickets for the 9:30 Club show because it conflicted with the Replacements (review forthcoming). At the... Continue reading
Posted May 19, 2015 at Yeah Right
Ayn Rand's The Baby-Sitter's Club Continue reading
Posted May 19, 2015 at Yeah Right
Bruce Dickinson is cancer free! Continue reading
Posted May 19, 2015 at Yeah Right
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I’m even farther behind on concert reviews than normal. So I’ll start with one of my favorites as I catch up. In mid-March, Seth Avett and Jessica Lea Mayfield came to town to support their new (and FABULOUS!) album of... Continue reading
Posted May 18, 2015 at Yeah Right
Brandon Flowers is in the studio with New Order. Now that's a combo I'd like to see. Continue reading
Posted May 18, 2015 at Yeah Right
Hulu saved the Mindy Project Hat tip: Leanne Continue reading
Posted May 18, 2015 at Yeah Right
I'm woefully behind on concert reviews, but let me give you a spoiler on the reviews that are coming: The Replacements have put on the best concert in DC in 2015 so far. They had some steep competition from Sleater-Kinney,... Continue reading
Posted May 17, 2015 at Yeah Right
First Aid Kit takes on Simon and Garfunkel Continue reading
Posted May 14, 2015 at Yeah Right
Wes Anderson edition Continue reading
Posted May 14, 2015 at Yeah Right
Chamillionare edition (Note: much more interesting than your standard musician where are they now? story) Hat tip: Will Continue reading
Posted May 14, 2015 at Yeah Right
Chewbacca hoodie edition Continue reading
Posted May 14, 2015 at Yeah Right
On the future of the "Hollywood" style of work. Continue reading
Posted May 13, 2015 at Yeah Right
The 2015 US Air Guitar Championship schedule is out. Don't skip this. It is the best thing ever. Continue reading
Posted May 13, 2015 at Yeah Right
Florence and the Machine – “As Far as I Could Get” Of Monsters and Men – “I of the Storm” Joy Williams – “Woman (Oh Mama)” Public Access T.V. – “All We Want” Eternal Summers – “Come Alive” Continue reading
Posted May 13, 2015 at Yeah Right
Miley, Joan Jett, and Against Me team up for a killer Replacements cover Continue reading
Posted May 12, 2015 at Yeah Right