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Concert Review: My Bloody Valentine at The Paramount Theatre

It’s hard to believe, but it’s been five years since My Bloody Valentine released their last album, MBV, and toured in support of the release. Last time around, they performed at the exceptionally horrible Showbox Sodo, where even non-electric music sounds awful due to its warehouse acoustics. Luckily, for Seattle last night, the venue was […]

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Saundrah, I'm looking your way…

For those of us lucky enough to be in Denmark tihs July (cough cough, Saundrah, I'm looking your way!), the lineup for the Roskilde Festival is pretty damn amazing. Where else but Denmark would Grinderman, Jay-Z, My Bloody Valentine, Radiohead, Slayer, and Neil Young share top billing (and yeah, Judas Priest too)? That is insanity. Sweet, […]

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My Bloody Valentine reunion?

Just as we're all in the throes of summer music festival excitement (or is that fatigue?), I just read a VERY exciting announcement for next year's festival season: according to Brooklyn Vegan, the shoe-gaziest of all shoegazer bands, My Bloody Valentine, will be reuniting to play Coachella 2008. (!!!!!) While this is incredibly exciting, does […]

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Greatest Indie Anthems

Just because it is now officially NME Thursday and everyone loves themed lists, how about we talk about the Greatest Indie Anthems ever… and what NME / Xfm and the general UK public think they are. The top 50 Greatest Indie Anthems as listed in NME:1. Oasis – 'Live Forever'2. Nirvana – 'Smells Like Teen […]

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