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The Week In Pop: The 10 Worst Crimes Against Music On Owl City’s New Album

Ever since Adam Young hijacked the Postal Service's laptop-emo aesthetic and turned it into cloying, hollow-headed pap, Owl City has been one of music's most…
Chris DeVille | July 9, 2015 - 3:50 pm
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The Week In Pop: American Idol Changed TV, But Music? Not So Much

Last year, during this column's infancy, I expressed what by then had become conventional wisdom: American Idol is washed up. My primary evidence was subjective…
Chris DeVille | May 14, 2015 - 3:00 pm
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Ridiculous Gift Guide For Music Fans 2009

Gift Guides help narrow things down a bit, but they're still just providing you with someone else's guess work. Try as you might, the holiday…
Brandon Stosuy | December 18, 2009 - 12:22 pm
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Former Owl City Touring Musician Charged With Trying To Lure 14-Year-Old To Tour Bus For Sex

We're all familiar with Owl City's crimes against music, but were you aware there might be actual legal infractions perpetuated in the band's vicinity? The
Chris DeVille | August 5, 2015 - 2:05 pm
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Stream The Art Of McCartney Tribute Album Featuring New Covers By Bob Dylan, Billy Joel, Brian Wilson, The Cure, & More

When the Paul McCartney tribute album The Art Of McCartney was announced two months ago, we marveled at the staggering array of rock stars who…
Chris DeVille | November 12, 2014 - 9:55 am
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Owl City Revealed As Creator Of iOS7 Sounds

Famous Postal Service plagiarist Adam Young, bka Owl City, has some new original material under his belt and it comes in the form of the…
Claire Lobenfeld | October 22, 2013 - 3:57 pm
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Owl City Rips Off Album Art, Too

Anyone with a set of ears knows Owl City sounds a lot like the Postal Service. Just in case you weren't sure, though, Adam Young…
Brandon Stosuy | January 5, 2010 - 9:18 am
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Owl City Pretty Much Admit Ripping Off Postal Service

In an interview with EW, Adam Young (aka laptop sensation Owl City) admits his no. 1 single "Fireflies" and the Postal Service in general "are
Brandon Stosuy | November 5, 2009 - 1:32 pm
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