Joy to the World! Hot Press chat to Dublin grunge rockers Oh Joy

Joy to the World! Hot Press chat to Dublin grunge rockers Oh Joy
They take a more melodic route than typical early 90’s grunge, and offer something quite aggressive … Perhaps, for the guys, it was interesting to see an outside party’s take on music that they own and are inherently close to.
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In Defense of Post-Grunge Music
Component is a section of Aux.Out. for one-off pieces, special editorials, and lost orphans of the music discussion. Today, Sasha Geffen talks about her relationship with Post-Grunge, and how it might be overlooked as both nostalgic and useful music.
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Grunge: A Success Story
Grunge stuck, maybe because it so vividly evoked both the black … “Kurt Cobain was just too lazy to shampoo,” said Charles Cross, the editor of the Seattle music monthly The Rocket, talking about Nirvana’s lead singer. Mr. Cobain’s matted sheep-dog …
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Jessie Ware at The Academy, Dublin – ‘at a time when pop is so in-your-face

musicJessie Ware at The Academy, Dublin – ‘at a time when pop is so in-your-face
With the release last year of second album Tough Love, however, there’s a feeling things may be starting to happen for the former journalist : she’s up for a Brit Award for best female singer while it was this week announced she has placed a song on …
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Tool, Pearl Jam, Janis Joplin tributes hit the Twin Cities this weekend
Jill Mikelson, who played Joplin in the Ordway’s “Love, Janis” production, is one of several vocalists who will be be backed by a band made up of members from various Cabooze favorites. … Pop music critic Ross Raihala can be reached at 651-228-5553.
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Iggy Azalea, Sam Smith lead Bay Area’s 2015 pop music highlights
Lady Gaga and Tony Bennett (May 28, Concord Pavilion): The two distinctive pop vocalists meet in the middle of the road for “Cheek to Cheek,” their album of standards by great composers like Cole Porter and Irving Berlin. If they should decide to go …
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