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Bob Dylan wrote over a hundred songs during the legendary Basement Tapes recording sessions, which took place in the summer and fall of 1967, eight years before the album itself was released. Those…   Read Story »
The War On Drugs' tour behind the triumphant Lost In The Dream rolled into Portland's Wonder Ballroom Sunday, and we sent photographer Colin McLaughlin to document the action -- action that included…   Read Story »
In 1985, the Chicago Bears, on their way to a Super Bowl victory, assembled to record a ridiculous primitive rap song called "The Super Bowl Shuffle," which went on to become a massive novelty hit…   Read Story »
The former Galaxie 500/Luna frontman Dean Wareham has been in the game for about a quarter century, but he hasn't released a proper solo full-length album until now. Wareham recorded his self-titled…   Read Story »
Don't ever let anybody tell you Bob Marley is lame. It's not his fault he got turned into a dorm-room icon for America's bros or that many people annoyingly don't go any further into his catalog than…   Read Story »
Jim James has been on the road for most of this year in support of his first solo album. The My Morning Jacket frontman's performance for PBS's Austin City Limits recently aired and is now streaming…   Read Story »
This past summer, Bob Dylan joined forces with Wilco and My Morning Jacket on the AmericanaramA tour, creating a triple-headed hydra of roots-music innovators. But just because Dylan was touring with…   Read Story »
Many months ago, My Morning Jacket frontman Jim James opened Regions Of Light And Sound Of God, his first-ever proper solo album, with a tingly psych-soul song called "State Of The Art (A.E.I.O.U.)."…   Read Story »
My Morning Jacket frontman Jim James released Regions Of Light And Sound Of God, his first official solo album, earlier this year, and the first single "Know 'Til Now" always had a faint soul-disco…   Read Story »
Earlier this year, the My Morning Jacket frontman Jim James released Regions Of Light And Sound Of God, his proper solo debut. And all year, he's been doing great work on the late-night circuit,…   Read Story »