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Bjorn Torske Preps Album

When asked by Fact magazine whom he would sign if “money grew on trees,” Norse-disco master Prins Thomas answered, “Bjorn Torske” (if he could pull him out of his cave).

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  • 04/10/2007

A3C Festival Hits Atlanta

Click through any online guide to Atlanta and it’s immediately clear The Loft is considered one of the city’s prime venues for hearing music, so the space makes an apt host for this year’s A3C Festival, the Southeast’s largest independent hip-hop conference.

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  • 04/10/2007

Flyentology

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  • 04/09/2007

The XLR8R Office Top Ten Album Picks, April 9

Earthless Rhythms From A Cosmic Sky Tee Pee
The title says it all. This shit is cosmic; it’s actually intergalactic meditation–heavy, heavy intergalactic meditation. Featuring members from Hot Snakes and Clikatat Ikatowi, this trio is the best thing to happen to psych since Roky Erickson.


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  • 04/09/2007

Balkan Beat Box Preps New Record

International dance music has seen a resurgence since Jewish singjay Matisyahu stormed MTV2 and radio stations across the map. Following in his steps is Balkan Beat Box, a Brooklyn/Tel Aviv-based trio that crafts funky, gypsy dancehall like no other (does anybody else craft funky, gypsy dancehall?).

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  • 04/09/2007

No Longer A Minor Reggae Label

Patiently, expertly, reggaematically, a Brother from another has been building a superb label.

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  • 04/09/2007

Walt Disney Concert Hall Hosts Pravda

L.A.’s Walt Disney Concert Hall is set to host Pravda ("truth," in Russian), a less family-friendly event series, namely one that examines the role of artistic repression in Stalin’s Soviet Union.


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  • 04/09/2007

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