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Published on May 2nd, 2022 | by Gerry Galipault


Pause & Play Today: May 2, 2022



“Bitches Blues,” Sass Jordan – June 3

“1st Congregational Church of Eternal Love and Free Hugs,” Kula Shaker – June 10

“Sing to the Walls,” Chastity Brown – June 17

“Found Light,” Laura Veirs – July 8

“Artificial Countrysides,” Elf Power – July 15

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“Everything Under the Sun: The Motown Recordings,” Stoney & Meatloaf – new release date, June 3

“Curse of the Easily Amused,” The Mutants – July 15

“Eugene Ormandy Conducts the Minneapolis Symphony Orchestra – The Complete RCA Album Collection,” Eugene Ormandy – July 22

 JUST RELEASED  (surprise releases + more)

“I NEVER LIKED YOU (Deluxe),” Future (with six new tracks, featuring guests Lil Baby, Lil Durk, 42 Dugg and Babyface Ray; Read here; Freebandz / Epic)

“Exclusive Audio Footage,” Clipse (unreleased debut album from 1999, produced by The Neptunes; Read here; On the Low)

“The Ever Growing Wound,” King Yosef (seven-song EP; Hear here; BLEAKHOUSE)

“Adderall & Whisky,” Jake Huffman (five-song debut EP; Jake Huffman)

“When It Comes,” Dana Gavanski (Hear here; Flemish Eye)

“Aloha Blvd,” The Alonzo Spirit Band (Di-Tone)

“The Harlot and the Bride,” Mike Rathke (producer: Rathke; first single: “Let It Go”; PRAZOR, Inc.)

 NEW SONGS  (click on title to stream)

Share Ur Feelings, Junior Varsity |
Comfortable, Desarae Dee feat. Macklyn |
Ya Know I Don’t Mind, The Sweet Things
Kellogg’s, Razor Braids |
For Now, Jason Maxwell |
The Game, Cloud Cukkoo
Alison, Burn the Louvre |
Life in the Long Run, Caterpillars |
Sacred Mandala, Dario Margeli
Libertine, SOHLO |
TXT ME BACK, Heartracer |


Englebert Humperdinck (86)
R.C. Bannon (77)
Franke Previte [Franke & The Knockouts] (76)
Larry Gatlin (74)
Lou Gramm (72)
Angela Bofill (68)
Ty Herndon (60)
Jeff Gutt [Stone Temple Pilots] (46)
Lily Allen (37)
Jim Almgren [Carolina Liar] (36)
Justin Young (35)


Jessica Cleaves [The Friends of Distinction] (2014)

Jeff Hanneman (1964-2013)

hide (1964-1998)

Larry Clinton (1909-1985)


“Let’s have a picnic go to the park
Rolling in the grass ’til long after dark”


“Disintegration,” The Cure (their eighth album, featuring “Lullaby,” “Fascination Street,” “Lovesong” and “Pictures of You”; it’s their biggest-selling album worldwide, with sales of 4 million copies; producers: David M. Allen, Robert Smith; Fiction / Elektra)


Ric Parnell (Spinal Tap and Atomic Rooster drummer)


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