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Aterciopelados
Aterciopelados
Aterciopelados

"We wanted an album that represents our sound," Aterciopelados vocalist/guitarist Andrea Echeverri says about CLAROSCURA.

 
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Halestorm by Jimmy Fontaine
Halestorm by Jimmy Fontaine
Halestorm by Jimmy Fontaine

Ten years ago Halestorm signed a major label deal. It’s been full-steam ahead for the hard rock group (singer-guitarist Lzzy Hale, drummer and percussionist Arejay Hale, guitarist Joe Hottinger and bassist Josh Smith) ever sinc...

 
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No Te Ve Gustar
No Te Ve Gustar
No Te Ve Gustar

The Uruguayan rock band No Te Va Gustar formed when members were still teenagers. While many bands that start out in those circumstances don’t make it past an album or two, these guys have persevered for more than 20 years now.

 
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The King
The King
The King

Forty years after the death of Elvis Presley, two-time Sundance Grand Jury winner Eugene Jarecki bought Presley’s 1962 Rolls-Royce at an auction and took a road trip to some of Presley’s old haunts, visiting places such as Sun ...

 
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Portugal the Man
Portugal the Man
Portugal the Man

A whimper or a bang. Bluesy or a blue light.

 
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LL Cool J
LL Cool J
LL Cool J

Hip-hop dominated the third day of Lollapalooza. In a mid-afternoon set, Lil Pump delivered a set so raucous that he had to stop several times to tell fans to take a step away from the stage so anyone standing near the front wo...

 
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Lollapalooza 2018 Day 2
Lollapalooza 2018 Day 2
Lollapalooza 2018 Day 2

The major attraction of Day Two of this year’s incarnation of Lollapalooza at Chicago’s Grant Park was clearly Bruno Mars. Much like Prince and/or Michael Jackson, Mars mixes rock, funk, soul and R&B. He’s a decent dancer, ...

 
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CHVRCHES
CHVRCHES
CHVRCHES

At the start of this year’s incarnation of Lollapalooza, the four-day music fest that takes place annually at Chicago’s Grant Park, we caught the tail end of a set by the UK punk band Slaves. Undeterred by the sparsely filled v...

 
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The National, photo by Graham MacIndoe
The National, photo by Graham MacIndoe
The National, photo by Graham MacIndoe

"We search music that is much further afield, and that’s where we find our most exciting ideas," says The National's Bryce Dessner about being inspired by the diverse artists featured as part of MusicNOW and the inaugural Homec...

 
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John 5 by Rob Fenn
John 5 by Rob Fenn
John 5 by Rob Fenn
 

John 5 Is Who He Is

 
February 13, 2018
 



"I don’t do it for the money," says John 5. "I just do it for the love of the guitar."