Here Are the Best Albums of 2015 So Far

Here Are the Best Albums of 2015 So Far
Call him a pessimist, a cynic or just a plain old realist, but Father John Misty (real name Josh Tillman) is nothing if not searingly honest; his lyrics are packed with acerbic observations about himself and the world around him. The lyrics and music …
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Music used to spark memories among dementia patients
Barbara Rashid sat in an armchair in a quiet nook of the Columbus nursing home, staring off into the distance. She didn't stir or react, even when … Last year, Ohio became the third state to join the growing Music & Memory movement made popular by …
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'American Idol' sweeps into Athens
Season 14 runner up Clark Beckham hung out all day after driving six hours from Nashville to give auditioners a morale lift in Athens Sunday at the “American Idol” bus tour auditions. CREDIT: Rodney Ho/rho@ajc. … It helped that this was a bus tour …
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The Top Ten Albums of 2014

The Top Ten Albums of 2014
It's a fantastic record you just don't want to be over (especially for us '80s fans who might remember the 1988 post-New Wave hit “The Promise” by When in Rome that he covers). Simpson seems bent on redefining country music, or perhaps more accurately …
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The Year in Music: A Guide to the Best A …
… man harks back to the outlaw movement of Waylon Jennings and Willie Nelson, he also has his own idiosyncratic style, filled with earnest sounds and beguilingly philosophical lyrics. His cover of eighties New Wave classic “The Promise” was the …
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The Year in Review: The 50 Best Albums of 2014

The Year in Review: The 50 Best Albums of 2014
ALVVAYS – “Alvvays” Hitting a nice middle-ground between the sounds of Velocity Girl and Best Coast, Canadian fuzz-pop outfit deliver the kind of indie rock that should please the fans of The Pains Of Being Pure At Heart's first record. Leader Molly …
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Winning The Murdered NYPD Officers Blame Game Won't Bring Peace
And as tense as relations are in New York, social media erupted with some supporters of police trying to pin blame for the murders on anti-cop rhetoric emanating from critics of police overreach. This in turn led to responses from others that this was …
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Commissioner Ramsey on Police and Community Tension: We Have to
With tensions rising due to the shooting deaths of two NYPD officers as well as the ongoing protests for Mike Brown and Eric Garner, Philadelphia Police Commissioner Charles Ramsey has a clear message for everyone involved. “Everyone needs to calm …
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Pennsylvania cop 'breaks into ex-girlfriend's house, shoots her dead and
Delaware County District Attorney Jack Whelan told the Philly News that Mr Morrow's quick-thinking may have stopped Rozniakowski from killing all three. 'He went there to execute the entire family, in my opinion,' Whelan told NBC10. 'I have no doubt.'.
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8 Albums that go against the theory of the sophomore slump: Radiohead

8 Albums that go against the theory of the sophomore slump: Radiohead
Although Paul's Boutique's poor sales in comparison to their debut initially made it seem like a classic sophomore slump, in retrospect it is undoubtedly the superior album, with its mind-melting sampling and less juvenile (but still hilarious) lyrics …
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LISTEN: Glass Animals – 'Holiest'
The lyrics still mean something quite specific to me, but I've left them slightly vague. Hopefully other people can identify with them in different ways, finding their own meaning.” The band are one of the first signings to Epworth's Wolf Tone label …
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