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Croque Madame

Inbox gem: Croque Madame’s quirky French pop has my ear

I was combing through the imaginary inbox this week when I came across this incredibly catchy French-pop gem called “Natation” by Croque Madame (best.band.name.ever.) featuring dreamy oohs and ahhs and stream-of-consciousness lyrics that would probably sound dumb in English but end up sounding MAGICAL, because, French! At 1 minute and 49 seconds, this single is just long […]

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Imaginary Keenan's navel-gazing 2013 wrap-up

2013 was one of the most challenging years of my adult life. I tackled a ridiculous amount of life and ALL CAPS FEELINGS all at once but somehow came out alive and mostly unscathed thanks to finally learning how to take care of myself. 2013 found me taking solace in music much more than the […]

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Lost in the Stacks: 2012 music I’m getting around to now, pt. II

Part 2 of things I missed listening to last year, but have caught my interest. You can find Part 1 here.  Ninja Turtle Ninja Tiger – I’ll Find You In Colors Conspiracy Theory Music Yeah, I know it’s a super silly name, but this Portland band is bringing the shiny electro-synth-pop HARD. It’s bouncy and […]

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Lost in the Stacks: 2012 music I’m getting around to now, pt. I

What. More things from 2012? Haven’t you gotten around to the 2013 stacks? Why yes, yes I have—I just haven’t had proper time to listen to them, while this batch of things has been drifting around in my iTunes playlist for awhile and has gotten plenty of spin time. Dear bands, please accept my apologies […]

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