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#HotTakes | Week of 08.16.21

Songs that we think you should hear without all the pomp and circumstance. Survivor // Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats Together // Alisa Amador Miles Away // The Money War Fine to Me // Pokey LaFarge Upcoming Boston Area Show: Saturday, November 13th @ Brighton Music Hall Feel Good // Ty Segall and Denée Segall Static // Eleanor Buckland Tip Toe // The Florets Stacking Chairs // Middle Kids Upcoming Boston Area Show: Sunday, September 19th @ The Sinclair Fictional California // Sufjan Stevens and Angelo Di Augustine As I Rise // Fruit Bats Sam // Sturgill Simpson Social…

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#HotTakes | Week of 03.08.21

Songs that we think you should hear without all the pomp and circumstance. That Picture Of Me // Wy Be Somebody // James Vincent McMorrow and Rudimental If It Comes in the Morning // Hiss Golden Messenger Chris Dave // Chris Dave, Pino Palladino and Blake Mills Pink Yesterday // Too Many Zooz The Pet Parade // Fruit Bats Wide Awake in a Dream // Ryanhood County Rd 497 // Jackson Scribner Heat Wave // Born Ruffians Rabbit Hole // Holy Ship Mama’s Milk // Sunny War

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#HotTakes | Week of 02.08.21

Songs that we think you should hear without all the pomp and circumstance. Gravitating // ROJAZ So Far Away // The Muckers Octopus // ISLAND Do the Resurrection! // Gentlemen Rogues State of Denial // Chelsea Lovitt The Balcony // Fruit Bats Evil Vibes // Typhoon I Ain’t Living Long Like This // Shannon McNally Tangled Love // Lydia Luce Redemption // Nathaniel Rateliff Vulnerable // Parker Millsap Cry Baby // Shovels & Rope + Deer Tick I Don’t Think About It // Jackson Scribner Letter to the Editor // Sarah Cicero

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#HotTakes | Week of 01.11.21

Songs that we think you should hear without all the pomp and circumstance. Whatcha Looking For // Billy Wylder Stone Cold // Viana Don’t Overthink It // Aaron Lee Tasjan All The Time // Lydia Luce Bring It Back My Way // Airpark (ft. Erin Rae) Galloper // Tender Central Holy Rose // Fruit Bats Sanctuary // Hiss Golden Messenger Lean In More // Sadie Gustafson-Zook Gettin Around To It // Kaiti Jones Questions // Middle Kids The Real Thing // Parker Millsap

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#HotTakes | Week of 09.14.20

Songs that we think you should hear without all the pomp and circumstance. Where To Go // SOFIA SOFIA · WHERE TO GO FLORIST // Ilithios Guess Again // Jeff Tweedy What’s The Deal? // The Nude Party Ain’t Gonna Be Lonely // BYFYN BYFYN · Ain’t Gonna Be Lonely Elijah // Hayley Thompson-King I Must Be in a Good Place Now // Robert Ellis First Yoke // Daniel Romano Stunned One // Fruit Bats Are We Alright Again // EELS Straws In The Wind // King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard Turning Back // Ron Pope (ft. Emily Scott…

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#HotTakes | Week of 07.20.2020

Songs that we think you should hear without all the pomp and circumstance. Dark Soul // Kitty Coen Love Is Not Enough // Lydia Loveless It Ain’t Easy // Delta Spirit Gone for Good // Arlo McKinley Bossa Nova Baby ft. Mi$HNRZ // Teddi Gold Shine Your Light // The Nude Party Picture of You // Madeline Kenney Don’t Cry // Charley Crockett Hour In The Forest // Garrett Owen Garrett Owen · 2nd Single Today // Fruit Bats That Lucky Old Sun // Matt Rollings (Ft. Lyle Lovett, Ramblin’ Jack Elliott and Willie Nelson) Weeds // Handsome Ghost Handsome…

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#HotTakes | Week of 04.13.2020

Songs that we think you should hear without all the pomp and circumstance. Burlap String // Courtney Marie Andrews Shoes Too Tight // Liam Kazar midnight love // girl in red Shane // Fruit Bats Kindred Spirit // Faux Real Hurt So Bad (feat. Shooter Jennings) // Jaime Wyatt Laurie // Tim Burgess My Head // Public Practice Give It Back To The Feelings // Konradesn The River Always Wins // Mark Erelli One Day She’s Here // Marcus King Kangaroo // Winnetka Bowling League Loretta // Taylor Ashton and Aoife O’Donovan Hollywood // Car Seat Headrest Brave // Ruston…

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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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2019 | Ryan’s Best Albums and EPs of the Year

Hear ye, Hear ye! The albums and EPs listed below are the best of the best, the icing on the cake that was 2019, selected from an overwhelming abundance of standout releases from the year. I want to thank each and every one of the musicians we have focused on here at the Music Savage blog and on The Music Savage Show from the bottom of my heart for creating music in 2019 that made this crazy year so much better! And now my friends, I present to you a song/video from each of my favorite albums & EPs of…

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