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Best of 2007: Erik G's favorite albums

Sometimes I think it takes me waaay too long to come up with my Top 20 albums of a given year. There are a lot of internal debates and arguments that really have no right answer. Really, you reach a point where all the albums are good but how to rank them gets to be […]

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Best of 2007: Imaginary Kiku's favorite album art

Finding it much too difficult to decide upon my favorite albums this year, I’ve decided to go for a “best of” list that puts much more emphasis on physical appearances. These aren’t necessarily my favorite albums of 2007 (you can’t judge a CD by its cover), but I think they all deserve some recognition for […]

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Best of 2007: Erik G's favorite songs

OK, well, nobody likes to reflect and rank more than I do (I’m a scientist, I love to quantify), so here goes. I’ve got my favorite songs of 2007 – no, not best or most innovative, but rather the songs I liked … lots and lots and lots. There is a little overlap from my […]

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Meet the Flower Children of Generation X: Architecture in Helsinki

Show Date: October 29, 2007

On a Monday night, wasn't much happening in this town – most people were still recovering from the weekend, especially the pre-Halloween showganza that had been going down the last few days. Neo-hippies in the know, however, were at the Showbox dancing like Phish had been resurrected in a post-grunge electronic discotheque. It was pretty. […]

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Architecture in Helsinki coming back to town with a new album!

That big band of Aussies, Architecture in Helsinki will release their third album, Places Like This, in a couple weeks (on Aug. 21 via Polyvinyl Records) and, will mark the release with a tour of the states.  Let's celebrate with some musica and video: VIDEO: "Hold Music" VIDEO: Live on The Take-Away Shows MP3: "Heart it […]

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How A in H won me over

Show Date: June 13, 2007

Attention those within immediate radius of Neumos, Wednesday June 13th: That wasn't an earthquake shaking the ground. It was just a sold out show of jumping and dancing people. Who pumped the audience up to near collapse of the venue? Architecture in Helsinki, whose nonstop, infectious energy won a new fan with me. In fact, […]

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Tonight's Recommended Show: Architecture In Helsinki and YACHT at Neumo's

It is a super-powered ALL AGES bill tonight at Neumo's with Architecture In Helsinki headlining and retro-indie-beat band YACHT opening up. The night is going to be a feel good indie-pop dance party with the cute, musically-inclined AV club that we call Architecture in Helsinki. Last time I saw them they were a sight for […]

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