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Published on June 22nd, 2021 | by Gerry Galipault


Pause & Play Today: June 22, 2021



“Jaime Reimagined,” Brittany Howard – July 23

“HEY WHAT,” Low – Sept. 10

“The Metallica Blacklist,” Metallica and various artists – Sept. 10

“TAO,” Shad – Oct. 1

“The Nearer The Fountain, More Pure The Stream Flow,” Damon Albarn – Nov. 12

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“Metallica (Remastered Expanded Edition),” Metallica – Sept. 10

 JUST RELEASED  (surprise releases + more)

“MADLO: Influences” and “MADLO: Remixes,” Car Seat Headrest (a four-song EP of covers and a five-track EP of remixes featuring reworks by Superorganism, Scuba, yeule, Dntel and 1 Trait Danger; Hear here; Matador)

“Souvenirs,” Peter Pan Pan (four-song EP; new single: “Let It Out”; See here; Echo Orange)

 NEW SONGS  (click on title to stream)

The Nearer the Fountain, More Pure the Stream Flows, Damon Albarn
Days Like These, Low
Work It, Gettoblaster feat. Missy
Gay Dreams Do Come True, Planningtorock
Like It Nasty, Crystal Murray
When the World Wakes Up, TACHYS
Southern Ocean, The Forms

 TOUR DATES  (just added)

» The Go-Go’s
» Jack Harlow
» Limp Bizkit
» The Millennium Tour (feat. Ashanti, Omarion, Bow Wow, Ying Yang Twins, etc.)
» Todd Rundgren
» Wilco + Sleater-Kinney


Verne Allison [The Dells] (85)
Kris Kristofferson (85)
Hermeto Pascoal (85)
Chris Blackwell (84)
Peter Asher (77)
Eliades Ochoa (75)
Howard “Eddie” Kaylan (74)
Todd Rundgren (73)
Alan Osmond (72)
Cyndi Lauper (68)
Green Gartside [Scritti Politti] (66)
Derek Forbes [Simple Minds] (65)
Garry Beers [INXS] (64)
Ruby Turner (63)
Alan Anton [Cowboy Junkies] (62)
Jimmy Sommerville (60)
Bobby Gillespie [Primal Scream] (59)
Tommy Cunningham [Wet Wet Wet] (57)
Mike Edwards [Jesus Jones] (57)
Steven Page [Barenaked Ladies] (51)
Chris Traynor [Helmet] (48)
Dinah Jane [Fifth Harmony] (24)


Vinnie Paul (1964-2018)

James Horner (1953-2015)

Dennis Day (1916-1988)

Fred Astaire (1899-1987)

Peter Laughner (1952-1977)


“Blue,” Joni Mitchell (in July 2017, “Blue” was chosen by NPR as the greatest album of all time made by a woman and, in 2020, it was ranked No. 3 in Rolling Stone’s list of the “500 Greatest Albums of All Time”; featuring “A Case of You,” “Carey” and “California”; guests: James Taylor, Stephen Stills, Russ Kunkel, Sneaky Pete Kleinow; producer: Mitchell; Read here; Reprise)


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