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Record Of The Day: Me Myself I – Joan Armatrading

Joan Armatrading + David Letterman’s band + The E Street Band = FUN.

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Record Of The Day: Northern Lights Southern Cross – The Band

The Band is one of my favorite bands. Even so, I’d never heard this album all the way through until tonight. I’d heard live versions of some of its songs — “Ophelia” and “It Makes No Difference” are on the … Continue reading

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Record Of The Day: Truth And Soul – Fishbone

I first learned about Fishbone when I saw them in concert in 1991, opening for Primus. Nothing can really prepare you for your first Fishbone experience. I didn’t know what to make of them. Years later I started to spend … Continue reading

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Record Of The Day: Spike – Elvis Costello

This was the first Elvis Costello record I ever heard, and I came to it in a weird way. During my ten minutes in college, my second roommate had a CD of a Cornell glee club singing an a cappella … Continue reading

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Record Of The Day: Phoebe Snow – Phoebe Snow

I’m going to say it: This is a perfect record. It’s like stepping into the world of Schoolhouse Rock and getting to live there, with all that sunshiny 70s soul. Why Phoebe Snow isn’t a household name can only be … Continue reading

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Record Of The Day: In C Mali – Africa Express

Huzzah! My copy of this record just arrived a few minutes ago. I haven’t even opened it yet, but I’m so excited to finally hear it. I heard an excerpt last year and immediately pre-ordered a copy. BUY IT.

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