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2019 | Steve’s Best of the Year

Before we dig in, I wanted to express a humble thanks to you, dear reader, for following the adventures of the Music Savage gang on a weekly basis. We wouldn’t be doing this if it weren’t for you and your attention and love are truly appreciated. As the title of suggests, I’ve once again compiled a list of the albums that carried me through the year and laid them out—in no particular order—below. In an effort to not bore you, I’ve also used my beloved #50WordReview style to get you to the meat of the post faster while still being…

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Photos + Review | Fruit Bats + Andrew Combs @ The Sinclair

On November 6th Eric D. Johnson brought his latest and greatest incarnation of Fruit Bats to the Boston area as the tour in support of the their latest album, Gold Past Life, stopped at The Sinclair in Harvard Square. This record is one of the Music Savage gang’s favorites, so we simply had to head out for a Wednesday night show to hear the new songs come to life in one of the best venues in town.  The songs on Gold Past Life dig in deep when coming out of your speakers or headphones. Eric and his band create an…

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#HotTakes | Week of 10.28.2019

Songs that we think you should hear without all the pomp and circumstance. Comme Ça // South of France Dry Eyes // Andrew Combs Upcoming Boston Area Show: Wednesday, November 6th @ The Sinclair Be On My Side // Dragon Inn 3 Bring Me // Pieta Brown Now I’m In It // HAIM By My Side // Joyia Fall Around // False Heads Hollow Spheres // Talkboy Been Around // A Girl Called Eddy

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#HotTakes | Week of 09.16.2019

Songs that we think you should hear without all the pomp and circumstance. Early Morning Rain // J.P. Harris and Erin Rae Everyone Hides // Wilco I Hope I’m Stoned (When Jesus Takes Me Home) // Charlie Worsham ft. Old Crow Medicine Show Feet Off The Ground // Brent Cobb ft. Jade Bird Telescope // Cavetown Love You Better // Kristopher James Dream Girl // Anna Of The North Cruel // The Cordial Sins Whip // Hiss Golden Messenger Golden // Andrew Combs Maybelle // Charley Crockett Transatlantic Flight // Leif Vollebekk Words // Gabriel Kelley

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#HotTakes | Week of 08.12.2019

Songs that we think you should hear without all the pomp and circumstance. Please Don’t Stop // Left Vessel Used To Be Lonely // Whitney Upcoming Boston Area Show: Wednesday, October 2nd @ Royale Hate Ya 2 // Boy Scouts Upcoming Boston Area Show: Saturday, October 26th @ The Sinclair braindead // Elohim Quilting // Pearla Hollywood // CLEWS Ruthless Liar // Final Child James Bond // Iggy Pop Still Life // Little Scream Born Without A Clue // Andrew Combs Upcoming Boston Area Show: Wednesday, November 6th @ The Sinclair What If I Go Off With Bob? // Mark…

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#HotTakes | Week of 07.15.2019

Songs that we think you should hear without all the pomp and circumstance. Stay High // Brittany Howard Upcoming Boston Area Show: Wednesday, September 25th @ House of Blues Cat’s Eye Blue // Hiss Golden Messenger Upcoming Boston Area Show: Friday, November 15th @ The Sinclair Save Somebody Else // Andrew Combs Upcoming Boston Area Show: Wednesday, November 6th @ The Sinclair Valleys (My Love) // Whitney Upcoming Boston Area Show: Wednesday, October 2nd @ Royale Some Misunderstanding // Erin Rae Power // Seratones Upcoming Boston Area Show: Thursday, September 12th @ Great Scott Redesigning Women // The Highwomen Ellie…

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#HotTakes | Week of 06.17.2019

Songs that we think you should hear without all the pomp and circumstance. The Dead Don’t Die // Sturgill Simpson Evening Country // Tyler Ramsey No Bullets Spent // Spoon Marry Me Just For Fun // Amason Deathwish Blue // Kyle Craft & Showboat Honey Salted Caramel Ice Cream // Metronomy Stars Of Longing // Andrew Combs So Dry // Gaffa Tape Sandy Cake // Tragic Sasha All Your’n // Tyler Childers Gold Plated // Erin Rae Be Still Moon // Steve Gunn Be Still Moon / Shrunken Heads by Steve Gunn Nicky Buckingham // Holy Ghost

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Mixtape | July 2018

Another month has gone by and another mixtape is at your fingertips filling your ears with all that goodness you’ve been looking for. This month is not short on jams, and I hope you enjoy this one as much as I do. Let me know what if anything I missed this month.

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#HotTakes | Week of 07.09.2018

Songs that we think you should hear without all the pomp and circumstance. Keep A Little Soul // Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers Cut Me Off // Madeline Kenney A Little Crazy // Nicole Atkins A Real You // Cullen Omori The One I Love // Night Shop Cooler // Mikey Mike Mask Maker // Moon Honey All Night Baby // The Velveteins New Ways to Fail // Sarah Shook & the Disarmers The Fool Pt 1 (Get it Got it Good) // Shad Don’t Tell Our Friends About Me (Blake Mills Cover) // Andrew Combs Works Every Time //…

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