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Riding Their Coattails: Bands with Stolen Names

July 26, 2013

Call it homage or plagiarism but these bands arrived at their names with...

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Get Well Soon, Animal Collective

July 13, 2013

Animal Collective have cancelled their upcoming tour dates due to illness.

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Audiophiles: Language Barriers

July 12, 2013

Language barriers in vocal music can draw a listener’s focus elsewhere.

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Musicians Who Look Exactly Like You’d Expect

July 7, 2013

The perfect match of sound and vision.

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June 30, 2013

A Charango is an Andean stringed instrument of the lute family.

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Line Up Changes: Good and Bad

June 27, 2013

When a band's lineup changes the entity and its music inevitably change with

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Live at the Hideout Inn — Christopher Owens

June 17, 2013

The lives of Owens' songs are inherently quiet and private, best heard...

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A Guide to Upcoming Shows in Chicago

June 13, 2013

A selection of shows this summer (and the musicians' past coverage in F).

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Feed Your Head Part II: Summer Reading

June 10, 2013

More summer reading recommendations, including three (quick) American classics.

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Audiophiles: Virtuosos Among Us

June 7, 2013

Shredding has become quarantined to certain genres, but every once in awhile...

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Feed Your Head: 8 Exceptional Books

May 24, 2013

If you're looking for a book to read this summer, I've got eight...

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Lack of Innovation Parading as Nostalgia

March 29, 2013

Revival of 90s music signifies death of creative originality.

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