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Cat Power's "Jukebox" Details

Pitchfork has been revealing all the details of Cat Power's upcoming covers album as they've been getting them and from the looks of things, I may already have my favorite record for 2008. Earlier this week they gave us the tentative track list and cover image: 01 Teme From 'New York, New York' (Kander/Ebb; popularized by […]

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New releases for the week, from Easy Street Records

I started ranting about Versatile Heart from Linda Thompson here on TIG a couple of weeks ago. This is truly a gorgeous record that was co-produced by and features her son, Teddy Thompson. It also features a track written for her by Rufus Wainwright. This release coupled with Peggi Young's (Neil's wife) latest has been […]

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Shortlist Award for Achievement in the Field of Excellence

Although I don't fully understand the "Shortlist" awards, they have announced their, ahem, shortlist for the 2006 award. The Shortlist award is "a peer-selected award that recognizes the most creative and adventurous albums of the year" (um okay) and made their 10 album nomination list. The winner will be announced "in May". I get the […]

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As Seen On TV: Iggy Pop, Amy Winehouse, The Fratellis, Arctic Monkeys, Jarvis and more!

Time for the weekly "As Seen On TV" post! Wasn't Luke Wilson funny last week on Conan last Monday? Especially the part about how he hangs out in Owen's house when Owen is out of town? Good stuff.  I missed Morrissey on Friday night when we was on Kimmel.  Did anyone see that? Here's a […]

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Sasquatch 2004 Preview

Show Date: May 16, 2004

How does one write the beginning of a preview of this year's Sasquatch! Music Festival? There has to be a better way then just saying, "Grab you cameras, 'cause here comes a Sasquatch!" or "Is this a Sonics game? I thought I saw a gymnast in a furry suit running around somewhere," or "Got Sasquatch?" […]

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Best of 2003: Imaginary Staffers Top 10 Lists

Char, Imaginary Girl All Girl Summer Fun Band, “2” Death Cab for Cutie, “Transatlanticism” Massive Attack, “100th Window” Outkast, “Speakerboxxx/The Love Below” Stellastarr*, “Stellastarr*” The Dandy Warhols, “Welcome To The Monkey House” The Fitness, “Call Me for Together” The Postal Service, “Give Up” Various Artists, “Lost in Translation” Soundtrack Visqueen, “King Me” Yeah Yeah Yeahs, […]

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