[su_highlight background=”#f29999″]UPDATES / ADDITIONS[/su_highlight]


“Feel This,” Crobot – June 3

“Love Talking,” Eli Young Band – June 3

“World Wide Pop,” Superorganism – July 15

“22 Make,” Oh Wonder – July 22

“Reaching Hypercritical,” Palisades – July 22

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“Let’s Do It: The Birth of Pop Music: A History,” Bob Stanley – Sept. 6

“Who I Am,” Melanie Chisholm – Sept. 20

“This Is What It Sounds Like: What the Music You Love Says About You,” Susan Rogers & Ogi Ogas – Sept. 20

“Mirror in the Sky: The Life and Music of Stevie Nicks,” Simon Morrison – Oct. 4

“Feels Like Home: A Song for the Sonoran Borderlands,” Linda Ronstadt & Lawrence Downes – Oct. 4

“The Come Up: An Oral History of the Rise of Hip-Hop,” Jonathan Abrams – Oct. 18

“The Birth of Rock ’n’ Roll: 70 Years of Sun Records,” Peter Guralnick & Colin Escott – Oct. 18


“Infinite,” Mark Wahlberg, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Sophie Cookson, Rupert Friend, et al – May 17

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

“The Voyage,” Théodore (six-song EP; new single: “Voyage”; Hear here; United We Fly)

“Baby Boy,” Power of Dreams (seven-song EP; Hear here; Power of Dreams)

“The Worst Kind of New,” The Lied To’s (new single: “Winter of the Winter”; Susan Levine)

“Boundary Layer,” Mark Winters (Hear here; Edgewater Music Group)

“Heavy Metal Flower Petal,” Phebe Starr (new single: “Everything”; Hear here; Phebe Starr)

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

5.17, Thom Yorke |
Want Me, New Norde |
i tried, Camylio |
Modern Art, Annika Wells |
Cross Dressing Ladies, Dumb Dumb Head |
99ºC, Abby K
Riley, Ezra
Never Die, josie moon |
Mississippi, Anthony Nix
(Just) Another Dance in the City, The New Bardots
Knuckle Duster, Pawz One & Farazi
Noise / Stranger, Les Cooper |
Midsommar, Feverjaw |
Kaleidoscope, Syrup |

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

Roy Haynes (97)
Mike Stoller (89)
Neil Sedaka (83)
Candi Staton (82)
Charo (71)
Adam Clayton (62)
Terence Blanchard (60)
Matt McDonough [Mudvayne] (53)
Common (50)
Khujo (50)
Glenn Lewis (47)
Natalie and Nicole Albino [Nina Sky] (38)

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Getting caught up …

March 12 Birthdays: Liza Minnelli (76), James Taylor (74), Bill Payne (73), Steve Harris [Iron Maiden] (66), Marlon Jackson (65), Graham Coxon (53), Holly Williams (41)

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

March 13:

Clive Burr (1957-2013)

Jean Ferrat (1930-2010)

Judge Dread (1945-1998)

March 12:

Michael Hossack [The Doobie Brothers] (1946-2012)

Joe Morello [Dave Brubeck Quartet] (1928-2011)

Yehudi Menuhin (1916-1999)

Charlie Parker (1920-1955)

[su_highlight background=”#f29999″]RANDOM LYRICS[/su_highlight]

“Reach out and touch faith”

[su_highlight background=”#f29999″]RELEASED ON MARCH 13 … IN 2007[/su_highlight]

“Back to Black,” Amy Winehouse (her second album, released in the U.S. six months after conquering the U.K. charts, featuring the title track, “Rehab” and “You Know I’m No Good”; at the 2008 Grammys, she won Best Pop Vocal Album, Record of the Year and Song of the Year for “Rehab” and Best New Artist, and Mark Ronson won Producer of the Year, Non-Classical; it’s one of the most critically acclaimed albums of the 21st century; producers: Ronson, Salaam Remi; Republic)

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[su_highlight background=”#f29999″]RELEASED ON MARCH 12 … IN 1967[/su_highlight]

“The Velvet Underground & Nico,” The Velvet Underground & Nico (their debut album, with the infamous Andy Warhol-crafted banana cover and the tracks “I’m Waiting for the Man,” “All Tomorrow’s Parties,” “Sunday Morning,” “Heroin” and “Venus in Furs”; producers: Andy Warhol, Tom Wilson; Verve)

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

Timmy Thomas (“Why Can’t We Live Together” singer)

Traci Braxton (actress-singer and sister of Toni Braxton)

Brad Martin (country singer-songwriter)

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

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