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Crocodile Rock- a rainy Thursday afternoon diversion

In celebration of the Croc reopening, for some reason, I spent more time than I probably should have this morning thinking about my favorite songs about reptiles. Please note- "Crocodile Rock" by Elton John was a deliberate omission, both for being obvious and trite and for the fact that I hate that high pitched laaaaaaaa-lalalala. […]

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If you want that free Dr. Pepper…

Dr. Pepper is making good on their promise for a free bottle of their soda for every American (save for Slash and Buckethead) because Axl Rose has finally finished his opus Chinese Democracy. It's been 17 years since the last Guns N' Roses record, a time that has spanned my entire teenage years and if […]

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Will anyone share their Dr. Pepper with Slash?

It looks like it is finally happening: Chinese Democracy will finally be available in stores. Best Buy has reportedly snagged an exclusive and will release theĀ decades-in-the-making Guns N Roses album on Sunday, November 23. Says Billboard: Beyond enticing pre-Thanksgiving shoppers, the move is tied to the structure of Best Buy's sales week, which runs from […]

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I am one

John in the Morning kicked off my day by playing "I Am One," from the debut Smashing Pumpkins record Gish, which, IHMO, is the only Smashing Pumpkins worth a listening damn (bring on the flames). The song was a nice trip down memory lane… but I never realized how much the guitar work sounds similar […]

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