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Mixtape | October 2017

Press Play October was a spooky good month for new music, and I’m psyched for the broad range of music that we’ve got on this playlist. Everything from power pop jams to jangly americana to lo-fi ambling indie rock. I hope you enjoy it as much as I do. As always if there’s something I missed, please leave a comment and tell me what it is.

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#HotTakes | Week of 10.09.17

Songs that we think you should hear without all the pomp and circumstance. Pipe Bomb Dream // Turnpike Troubadours Makin’ Excuses // Mister Heavenly Upcoming Boston Area Show: Friday, November 3 @ Great Scott Wild and Reckless // Blitzen Trapper Upcoming Boston Area Show: Tuesday, November 7 @ The Sinclair Control (Secretly Sorry) // JR JR Upcoming Boston Area Show: Sunday, November 5 @ The Sinclair Smoking Gun // Fiona Silver Video Directed by Cortney Armitage Pills // St. Vincent Upcoming Boston Area Show: Thursday, November 30 @ House of Blues Boston Cover Me (Texas Gentlemen Remix) // Depeche…

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Mixtape | August 2017

Press play With the summer winding down, we’re knee deep in great music. It seems the fall is going to bring excellent music. This month there are awesome tracks from some of our favorite artists like JD McPherson, The Lone Bellow, Iron & Wine, Wolf Parade, The Texas Gentlemen and so many more. It’s been a fun month, so check out the tunes, and let us know if we missed something.

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#HotTakes | Week of 08.21.17

Songs that we think you should hear without all the pomp and circumstance. Mercedes // Ayo River Houses // The Duke Spirit Pain // The War on Drugs Upcoming Boston Area Show: Saturday, September 23 @ Blue Hills Bank Pavilion Lost Cause // Black Pistol Fire Upcoming Boston Area Show: Tuesday, October 17 @ The Sinclair Dear Life // Beck Buckle Bunny // Jesse Woods The Housefire // Turnpike Troubadours

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New Music | Turnpike Troubadours – Good Lord Lorrie

Turnpike Troubadours – Good Lord Lorrie Nashville has this backwards notion that if life hands you a lemon, you’ve gotta write a song about lemonade. “Key his truck, that’ll make you feel better.” But that’s bullshit because the great country songs were always about lemons. Modern country has lost that melancholy streak, which I guess is why the real country music still comes from Bakersfield & Austin. And so the Turnpike Troubadours are poised to resonate. They’re from just north in Oklahoma, but Goodbye Normal Street is red dirt Texas country through & through. It’s stories about the struggle. There’s…