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Pause & Play Today: June 6, 2022


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“Done Come Too Far,” Shemekia Copeland – Aug. 19

“Holy Fvck,” Demi Lovato – Aug. 19

“Typical Music,” Tim Burgess – Sept. 23

“Doggerel,” Pixies – Sept. 30

“Omens,” Lamb of God – Oct. 7

“Diamonds & Dancefloors,” Ava Max – Oct. 14

“The Gang’s All Here,” Skid Row – Oct. 14

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“Words & Music, May 1965,” Lou Reed – Aug. 26


“NCIS: The Nineteenth Season,” Mark Harmon, Katrina Law, Sean Murray, et al – Aug. 16

“Red Dawn (Collector’s Edition),” Patrick Swayze, C. Thomas Howell, Lea Thompson, et al – Aug. 16

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[su_highlight background=”#f29999″]JUST RELEASED[/su_highlight] (surprise releases + more)

“Detour de Force (Deluxe Edition),” Barenaked Ladies (2021 album; with four bonus tracks, including three recorded at a soldout Royal Albert Hall concert; Hear here; Raisin’)

“My Drama,” Megan Knight (a contestant on season 18 of “American Idol”; five-song EP; Hear here; Megan Knight)

“Paris n’existe pas,” Son Parapluie (featuring Isobel Campbell on vocals, with remixes by Martin Carr, Yann Arnaud and Jah Wobble; 80 Proof Records)

“Dubious Claims of Specialized Knowledge,” Regretski (six-song EP; new single: “Nail Gun”; Stiltfisher)

“LAND TRUST: Benefit for North East Farmers of Color,” Erica Dawn Lyle & Vice Cooler (guests: The Linda Lindas, Kathleen Hanna, Kim Gordon, Alice Bag, Satomi Matsuzaki, Kelley Deal, Mike Watt, Ah-Mer-Ah-Su, The Raincoats, et al; Erica Dawn Lyle & Vice Cooler)

“Soul on Soul,” Paloma Dineli Chesky (The Audiophile Society)

“Slightly Dangerous,” Hendricks the Hatmaker (Hear here; Lumberjack)

“Truth or Consequences,” Chelsea Rose (new single: “Let Go”; paul is dead records)

“Bitcoins in the Fountain,” The Pocket Gods (Hear here; Nub Music)

“For the Makers,” Saajtak (American Dreams)

[su_highlight background=”#f29999″]NEW SONGS[/su_highlight] (click on title to stream)

Famine, KA$HDAMI feat. Xlovclo |
Poison Blood, Darren Hayes |
Kaleidoscope, The Nixons
What If I Don’t, Eddie Ray Arnold |
Bullfrog, Emma Guzman |
Stronger, Electronic Bodyguards |
One More Time, Sam Redmore feat. SANITY |
Labyrinth, Brachmond |
deep end, Mystee
Flowers in the Rain, The Hengles |
Down, Janani Shankar |
Emotion Motional Ocean, Sail
Bell, Ada Marques
Baum Baum, Beautiful Machines |
What You Said, Favvkes |
Saline Waters, Alicia Blue

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[su_highlight background=”#f29999″]TODAY’S BIRTHDAYS[/su_highlight]

Gary “U.S.” Bonds (83)
Joe Stampley (79)
Monty Alexander (78)
Tony Levin (76)
Holly Near (73)
Dwight Twilley (71)
Harvey Fierstein (70)
Jimmy Jam (63)
Steve Vai (62)
Tom Araya (61)
Sean Ysealt [White Zombie] (56)
Damion Hall (54)
James “Munky” Shaffer (53)
Lisa Brokop (49)
Uncle Kracker (48)
Somi (46)

[su_highlight background=”#f29999″]IN REMEMBRANCE[/su_highlight]

Billy Preston (1946-2006)

Dave Rowberry [The Animals] (1940-2003)

Stan Getz (1927-1991)

[su_highlight background=”#f29999″]RELEASED ON JUNE 6 … IN 1978[/su_highlight]

“The Cars,” The Cars (their debut album, which spawned the hits “Just What I Needed,” “My Best Friend’s Girl” and “Good Times Roll,” along with FM favorites “Moving in Stereo,” “You’ve All I’ve Got Tonight” and “Bye Bye Love”; the album spent 139 weeks on the Billboard chart; producer: Roy Thomas Baker; Elektra)

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[su_highlight background=”#f29999″]R.I.P.[/su_highlight]

Trouble (Atlanta rapper)

[su_highlight background=”#f29999″]MUSIC HEADLINES[/su_highlight]

> Harry Styles’ ‘Harry’s House’ Holds at No. 1 for Second Week on Billboard 200 Chart | Billboard

> Unreleased Queen Song With Freddie Mercury Due in September | Variety

> Skylar Grey Had to Sell Her Song Catalog, Including Eminem and Rihanna’s ‘Love the Way You Lie,’ to Pay for Bitter Divorce | Variety

> The Radical Joy of MUNA’s Queer Pop | Pitchfork

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