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Best of 2007: imaginary Liz's picks

Narrowing down my favorites for this year was HARD! I’m sure I’ll find even more 2007 releases I adore in 2008… but here’s what has been in obsessively high rotation this year. Note: I still battle with how I can rank EPs versus full albums, or collections of previously unreleased material… but using my current logrhythm, […]

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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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Los Campesinos! return to the States, snub Seattle, again

I'm starting to think it's personal. UK cuties (and TIG faves) Los Campesinos! are returning to the US — in fact, they're coming for their west coast debut! — and yet, no Seattle or Portland tourdates have been announced. What if we say please? Pretty please?!?! Pretty please with a cherry and whip cream and […]

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igLiz books her plane ticket to Chicago right now!

Stereogum just posted the line-up for Lollapalooza 2007, and while I know imaginary girl Liz hates festivals, Oasis, and port-o-potties (not necessarily in that order), I know she's gonna be tempted because her favorite happy-pop-tacular band of the moment, Los Campesinos, are on the bill!! Well, them and approximately five zillion other bands. I'm not […]

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