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The Year of Abundant Anniversaries

Adam Heymann

September 19, 2013

Music is one of those things that invoke feelings of youth and novelty to any listener regardless of a piece's numerical age. In 2013, numerous monumental albums are celebrating anniversaries, from Pink Floyd's The Dark Side of the Moon in 1973 all the way down the rock-and-roll spectrum with Minor Th...

Bowie’s experimental gems lie ‘Low’

Bowie's experimental gems lie 'Low'


February 16, 2012

In 1976, rock legend David Bowie moved to West Berlin, ostensibly to clean up, stop using cocaine and get his life back in order. Why anyone would imagine Berlin to be a suitable rehab center is unclear, but despite considerable stacked odds––the city's wild hedonism, his hard-partying flatmate Iggy P...

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