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Shut Up, Dude: This Week’s Best And Worst Comments

I gotta head to the Jason Isbell show in Brooklyn, so cool if we skip the intro today? You guys don’t even read the intro, do you? Your best and worst comments from another exhausting week are below.

THIS WEEK’S 10 HIGHEST RATED COMMENTS

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By: Scott Lapatine / July 24, 2015 - 5:13 pm

Shut Up, Dude: This Week’s Best And Worst Comments

It was another strong week for albums (thanks in part to the latest LPs from Jason Isbell and Tame Impala) and last night Wilco pulled a Beyoncé (or a Wilco?) with the excellently titled and illustrated Star Wars. The band is expected to play some of these new songs at Pitchfork Festival tonight. Stereogum’s Tom… More »

By: Scott Lapatine / July 17, 2015 - 1:14 pm

Skrillex And Diplo Just Hit The Studio With Arcade Fire

Skrillex’s Full Flex Express Tour makes eight stops in Canada this month, and in advance of tonight’s show in Montreal, Sonny Moore and Wes Pentz found time to create some beats with a couple of celebrated local musicians. The above photo (via DL Jones’ Facebook) shows Jack Ü jamming in the studio with Win Butler… More »

By: Scott Lapatine / July 10, 2015 - 9:19 pm

Shut Up, Dude: This Week’s Best And Worst Comments

Happy new Global Release Day! There actually weren’t so many exciting albums released this week, but there was a lot of wacky news. Shaggy shared a plan to defeat ISIS … KoЯn remixed Яihanna … Weezer was in a weird Honda commercial and SOPHIE soundtracked a McDonald’s one … Number Eight made a video for… More »

By: Scott Lapatine / July 10, 2015 - 6:26 pm

Shut Up, Dude: This Week’s Best And Worst Comments

Tomorrow we’re gonna recognize the 239th anniversary of America’s independence and the 10th anniversary of Sufjan Stevens’ epic independent LP Illinois. In honor of the day, Hrishikesh Hirway of the great music podcast Song Exploder asked me and a few dozen writers and entertainers (including Jim James, Matt Berninger, Nick Zammuto, Will Butler, and other… More »

By: Scott Lapatine / July 3, 2015 - 6:30 pm

Comments from Scott Lapatine

I’ll look into it. I wonder if it happens when you scroll too soon after loading the page? Like you have to give it 2 seconds to load?

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July 27, 2015 on Have We Reached Peak Vinyl?

I saw him last night in Brooklyn, he is great.

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July 25, 2015 on 50 Years Later, Bob Dylan’s Electric Guitar Returns To Newport

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July 22, 2015 on Status Ain’t Hood: Future’s New Album Is Fucking Incredible

I’ve now changed it to something better!

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July 21, 2015 on Nicki Minaj, Taylor Swift Quarrel Over MTV VMA Noms

We decided not to post about this Nick Cave family matter. I can see why some sites did, though. It just didn’t feel right for us. It’s absolutely devastating, yes.

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July 17, 2015 on Shut Up, Dude: This Week’s Best And Worst Comments

Today is so busy! I’m gonna miss Hiss Golden Messenger.

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July 17, 2015 on Shut Up, Dude: This Week’s Best And Worst Comments