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Our top 10 ‘What we did at that great indie-rock show in 100 words or less’ list

Show Date: April 19, 2003

“The Natural History, the French Kicks, Bettie Serveert, the Sights, the Datsuns, Caesars, the Soundtrack of Our Lives, Aerogramme, the Delgados, {*phew*} April 2003”   We were insane. But how could we say no? All these bands were from out-of-town — who knows when we would have gotten another chance to see them? So we […]

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Universal Audio


Scotland births amazing pop bands. I don't know if it's the climate or some other as yet unidentified factor, but great pop continually emanates from this fair isle — Teenage Fanclub, Belle and Sebastian, and John Peel's personal favorite, The Delgados. Universal Audio, the latest release by this quintessentially Scottish band, carries on the rich […]

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Best of 2003: Top 100 Imaginary Albums of the Year

You voted, and we tabulated. Now you can print and clip the top 100 imaginary albums of the year list for your post-holiday-gift-certificate shopping pleasure… The Postal Service, “Give Up” The Shins, “Chutes Too Narrow” Death Cab for Cutie, “Transatlanticism” Radiohead, “Hail To The Thief” Outkast, “Speakerboxxx/The Love Below” The White Stripes, “Elephant” The Long […]

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Best of 2003: Your #1 Album Picks of the Year

Although some folks couldn’t rank their lists {igChar}… which is fine… you know… if you just can’t bear to proclaim to the world, “THIS WAS THE BEST FUCKING ALBUM OF THE YEAR!!!” but some of us could. And albums that have such an exclamation bestowed on them deserve a special note. So here they are… […]

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