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Turn Me On: The Shelters

Published 4 years ago by Jim Nelson

Can you imagine? You’re a young band, playing a hometown gig and you look out from the stage to see seven, maybe eight faces looking back at you.

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Turn Me On: Blind Pilot

Published 4 years ago by Jim Nelson

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Turn Me On: Catfish & The Bottlemen

Published 4 years ago by Jim Nelson

Somewhere in Sydney, Australia, there’s a busker who directly impacted the name of a rock band from a small Welsh seaside resort town. Years after the fact.

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Best Of 2016 So Far

Published 4 years ago by Jeff Penfield

2016 has been a year marred by the passing of a number of great musicians. Fortunately we have been consoled by great new music and here's a quick look at...

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Transmissions: Pete Yorn

Published 4 years ago by Jeff Penfield

Pete Yorn released his 6th solo album earlier this year and took time to visit Nic Harcourt for an episode of Transmissions.

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Turn Me On: The Saint Johns

Published 4 years ago by Jim Nelson

At last, even vegetarians have a reason to celebrate Taco Tuesdays. Or at least one particular Taco Tuesday.

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Ben Harper LIVE at Amoeba

Published 4 years ago by Marc "Mookie" Kaczor

Back on Friday, May 6th 2016 Ben Harper & The Innocent Criminals played a FREE show at Amoeba in Los Angeles... one of the best record stores on the planet.

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Turn Me On: Darlingside

Published 4 years ago by Jim Nelson

Darlingside used to have a drummer. But he sort of got in the way. Not in the spatial sense of “got in the way”; rather, in the aural sense.

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