Summer in the City
"Summer in the City" was a 1966 hit single by The Lovin' Spoonful, written by Mark Sebastian (brother of John Sebastian) and Steve Boone. It came from their album, Hums of the Lovin' Spoonful. It ... more »
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Summer Breeze
"Summer Breeze" is a 1972 soft rock single by Seals & Crofts, that was covered in a harder rock/soulful style by The Isley Brothers as a single in 1974 and by the Three Tenors during ... more »
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Summer of ’69
"Summer of '69" is a song by Canadian rock singer Bryan Adams from 1984, which has grown to be one of his biggest hits and most recognizable songs. ... more »
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Aimee Mann: @#%&*! Smilers
Calling @#%&*! Smilers the loosest, most straightforward Aimee Mann record in a long time isn’t necessarily much of a compliment, what with the album coming ... more »
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Aimee Mann
During the '80s, Aimee Mann led the post-new wave pop group 'Til Tuesday. After releasing three albums with the group, she broke up the band and embarked on a solo career. Her first solo album, ... more »
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The Tallest Man on Earth
My favorite album of 2008 might also be the simplest album of 2008– just a guy, a guitar, and some lo-fi ... more »
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The Tallest Man on Earth: Shallow Grave
Bob Dylan didn’t appear out of thin air, but it sure sounded like it at the time. Just go back and ... more »
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The Tallest Man on Earth
Behind the name The Tallest Man On Earth is Kristian Matsson of Dalarna, Sweden. He plays guitar and banjo and in 2007 ... more »
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Death Cab for Cutie: Narrow Stairs
Who knew, listening to Transatlanticism when it first came out five years ago, that it was the first chapter in a three-album story arc, ... more »
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The Red Album in Context (Or: The Greatest Weezer Album Ever?)
Upon the release of “Pork and Beans,” the first single from Weezer’s self-titled sixth album, a columnist at indie music site cokemachineglow posted an ... more »
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