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Crossing Line (Live)

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  • 06/15/2007

Gear Alert: M-Audio Studiophile AV 40s

It’s amazing how quickly otherwise-intelligent gear heads will drop a wad of cash for those abhorrent iPod docking stations currently sweeping the market, especially when M-Audio offers up a speaker system as resolute as the Studiophile AV 40s.

Unlike a majority of modern desktop speakers, the AV 40s are specifically designed for bedroom composers and producers who want a hassle-free setup that can stand on its own, be taken on the road, etc.



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  • 06/15/2007

Casiotone for the Painfully Alone Tours

What happens when synth-pop is infected with the live-instrument virus?

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  • 06/15/2007

Daily Download: Odd Nosdam "Fat Hooks"

Many anticon. artists are migrating towards more challenging artistic terrain, but Odd Nosdam is still miles ahead of the pack. Taking influence from melodic drone as much as hip-hop, "Fat Hooks" illustrates this fact. After one listen to ON's Level Live Wires, a single question remains: has gangster shoegaze actually been composed?

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  • 06/15/2007

The Week In Tours, June 14

This week shows some extreme promise on the tour front, and by that we mean serious treats for post-goth dudes who dig the blues, young hip-hop fanatics with room in their hearts for electro, old metalheads who aren’t afraid to dance now and then, and sensitive men who wear their hearts on their sleeves.

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  • 06/14/2007

Volcano

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  • 06/14/2007

Daily Download: Shapes and Sizes "Alone/Alive"

Victoria, BC-based Shapes and Sizes is one of the few art-pop acts that doesn't need to go out of its way to constantly shake up its songwriting. With all three members democratically pumping out tracks, the band's sound falls in between speedy-punk, improv-screeching, and mathematically perplexing riffage. "Alone/Alive" is proof of this.


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