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Anniversary of the Death of Jerry “Capt Trips” Garcia…

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"Captain Trips"… Spuds… Jerry Garcia had another anniversary of his death…August 9th (1995). last week. "Dead Heads" get a bad rap…Its associated with ingesting  copious amounts of psychedelic drugs, poor hygiene and having no sense of time. A true Dead he ...
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Disorder of Choice…Autopilot..”Weightless”

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We all have our own ideas of paradise; for some it's a fantasy only accessible through dreams, for others it's a spiritual utopia lying somewhere beyond this mortal life. For the lucky ones… like us.. paradise remains an earthbound proposition and very much accessible, a real place, one we’ve mo ...
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Kat Meoz’s “Bad Side”

The dynamic L.A. singer/song writer, Kat Meoz…has been blessed with the ability to reach backwards for her influences and the creativity to musically stretch forward! At such an early time in her career the music can already be considered ageless...Kat’s recent single release,  ...
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The Blankz…”White Baby”

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Phoenix upstart punk rock band, The Blankz could very well be the clown princes (and Princess) of punk.  Their debut track, “White Baby” is the true to life story of singer, Tommy  Blank who as a young baby was adopted by a Hispanic family. He's  gone  thro ...
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Fantastic Negrito–“The Revolution Will Not Be Televised”

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Born Xavier Amin Dphrepaulezz ( more widely known as Fantastic Negrito) has always had a voracious  appetite for all mediums of art. Following his biopic  album, “The Last Days of Oakland”  which garnered a Grammy  for Best Contemporary Blues Album of 2017, ...
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Danny’s Chant… Danny Kirwan Dead At 68

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The story of Danny Kirwan is maybe more dramatic than any of the brilliant guitarists for Fleetwood Mac. He was recruited at age 17 into Fleetwood Mac by Peter Green to be the 3rd guitarist (with Jeremy Spencer) of the band during their pure blues period; but soon h ...
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Sadler Vaden and The Monster From Within

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Musician Sadler Vaden… can make slow songs dramatic, sad songs tragic and up-tempo songs romp. He seems to be enjoying himself at every turn; which means you will too!…  As a journalist who’s a sucker for a great rock and roll ditty I realize that though he may not claim to be a cultural ...
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The Record Company And The Sophomore Slump

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What once was industry jargon and urban legend has more or less been proven by cold, hard statistics. In 2017, by way of elaborate algorithmic calculations music geeks compared the scores of 80 prized debut albums to those of their follow-ups, discovering that 68.25% of the time the grades dropped a ...
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The Fabuous Fratellis, Frankie Miller & The White Album

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Scottish blue-eyed soul singer  Frankie Miller made his name on the English pub rock circuit in the early '70s; and spent around a decade-and-a-half cutting albums of traditional rhythm/blues, rock & roll and country music. His recorded legacy as an avatar of American roots mu ...
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Wake Me Up… Avicii Dead at 28

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Swedish DJ Avicii died on Friday, his publicist confirmed. He was 28 years old—barely older than the members of the notorious “27 club,” a tragic and famous list of rock & roll stars who have died at 27 years old.It was the deaths of monumental rockers Jim Morrison, Janis Joplin, ...
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