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Stream the new Tullycraft covers comp plus free MP3s

So remember that Tullycraft covers compilation we mentioned a while back, Wish I'd Kept A Scrapbook? Well, it's done, and will be available for purchase next month. And, you can stream the whole thing on their website! I've been swooning over this all day. (Conflict of interest note: my band, iji, is on this comp, […]

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Wish I'd Kept A Scrapbook: Tullycraft covers comp

{Tullycraft photo by Steve Louie} Holy indie pop incredibleness! Do you miss Tullycraft as much as I do? It’s only been less than a year since their farewell set at San Francisco Popfest (which still gives me chills just thinking about), but just knowing that there may be another chance to sing along to such […]

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imaginary liz’s favorite albums of the last decade

Yesterday I divulged my favorite albums of the year. Today I am ready to let go of my latest obsession: My album recap of how I spent my 00’s. The below listage rant is my own little time capsule to remind myself why 2000-2009 musically ruled. As with my other list posts, I’m certain I […]

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Magic Marker Records book a roadtrip-worthy anniversary show

You better hope gas prices stay low until February. Portland's fantastic Magic Marker Records just announced their 10-year anniversary show! And it's amazing! February 7th at the Someday Lounge in Portland. This just in from MMR honcho, Curt: The line up looks like: Tullycraft Dear Nora (a one time reunion) BOAT Kissing Book (a one […]

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Freebies from Magic Marker this holiday season!

I think Magic Marker Records will be well represented on the "Best Of" lists this year, with new releases from TIG favorites Tullycraft and BOAT. But just when you thought it was all over, they've announced the arrival of a new solo record by Ricky from the Galactic Heroes, using the moniker "The Get-Arounds". I […]

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An indie-pop mixtape for super-spring Friday!

Note to the indie-pop lovers among us: The folks at Not Quite Rocket Science have launched their own indiepop blog / podcasts with an eye on offering high quality indie-pop mixtapes for the masses. Each podcast will have a theme and their inaugural one is Superpowers/Superheros. There are only a few blog posts (no archives […]

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SXSW 2006 Rundown

Show Date: March 15, 2006

South by Southwest, where have you been all my life? If I believed in an afterlife, this is what my idea of heaven would be: endless days and nights with no greater concerns than caffeine, alcohol, and indie rock. Except there would be fewer lines, and more cabs. I can't believe a world where so […]

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