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Excited for Juice Wrld as well. Also TDE is supposed to be dropping something. Hoping it’s Kendrick, SZA, Isaiah Rashad, or Schoolboy Q, but it will probably be Reason because they suck.
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July 7, 2020 on Album Of The Week: Margo Price That’s How Rumors Get Started
New IDK album out Friday as well.
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June 23, 2020 on Album Of The Week: Pottery Welcome To Bobby’s Motel
Also I keep seeing “1975 album” and thinking that he is doing a 1975 covers album or something.
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June 17, 2020 on Stream Neil Young’s Unearthed 1975 Album Homegrown
Looks like it’s not up anymore. I assume it’s coming to streaming services?
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June 17, 2020 on Stream Neil Young’s Unearthed 1975 Album Homegrown
Liking these new songs more than anything that has come out since Saturation. Hope the new album sounds like this.
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May 16, 2020 on Brockhampton – “M.O.B.” & “twisted”
Gonna get whiplash switching from Polo g to Jason Isbell to Perfume Genius in the span of a few hours.
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May 12, 2020 on Album Of The Week: Moses Sumney græ
Very excited to get a tape. Tape Mountain Goats is my favorite Mountain Goats.
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April 8, 2020 on Watch The Mountain Goats’ John Darnielle Debut A New Song With An Extremely Long Title
Lmao before crucifying Young Thug maybe check the lyrics? He says “rent come easy.” That’s what the lyrics say on Apple Music. Also makes a lot more sense as a line.
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April 2, 2020 on Turbo, Gunna, & Young Thug – “Quarantine Clean”
As someone who has lived in both Indy and Nashville I second this record store ranking.
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April 1, 2020 on Taylor Swift Covering Salary & Healthcare Costs For Employees Of Nashville Record Store Grimey’s
I really don't get why labels think this is a horrible time to release an album. Everyone has so much time to listen.
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March 31, 2020 on Fiona Apple Teases Fetch The Bolt Cutters Release “Really Soon” Despite Advice To Wait Until October
Been rethinking this comment—don't think Lady Gaga would be financially insecure without touring—she probably made more money w/ A Star is Born than I will ever make. Get it more for Haim. I'm just not sure how much the success of touring is tied to proximity to album releases.
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March 24, 2020 on Lady Gaga Postpones Chromatica Release Due To Pandemic
I think we are seeing artists divide into two camps here—those who care about the music more and those who care about the business. Unfortunately, Lady Gaga and Haim fall into the second camp.
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March 24, 2020 on Lady Gaga Postpones Chromatica Release Due To Pandemic
I understand Haim's decision but could really use some new music in these tough times :(
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March 23, 2020 on HAIM, Dua Lipa, Willie Nelson, & Sufjan Stevens Among Artists Moving Album Release Dates Amid Pandemic
Another great record: Kevin Krauter's Full Hand https://kevinkrauter.bandcamp.com/
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March 20, 2020 on Bandcamp Is Waiving Its Share Of Revenue Today: Here Are 15 Great New Albums To Buy
While we are on the subject of reggaeton, that new Bad Bunny is great. Excited to dig into this.
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March 19, 2020 on Stream J Balvin’s New Album Colores
Big AOTY contender right here
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March 6, 2020 on Stream Lil Uzi Vert’s New Album Eternal Atake
Excited for the new Kevin Krauter
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February 25, 2020 on Album Of The Week: Soccer Mommy color theory
I don’t know where to put this comment but it’s gonna be very funny when Biebs has the #2 album behind A Boogie
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February 14, 2020 on Migos, Travis Scott, & Young Thug – “Give No Fxk”
The gap in track 8 is 24 seconds long as a tribute to Kobe btw
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January 31, 2020 on Stream Lil Wayne’s New Album Funeral
How does Jay Elec make enough $ to survive? Does he work at a Chili's or something? idk I spend a lot of time thinking about this.
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January 31, 2020 on Sons Of Yusuf & Jay Electronica – “Diving For Pearls”
https://twitter.com/electrolemon/status/1001628682685857792?s=20
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December 26, 2019 on Drake Discusses Whether Pusha T Went Too Far In Their Rap Battle
This may be an unpopular opinion, but I liked Starboy ¯\_(ツ)_/¯
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November 26, 2019 on The Weeknd Previews New Song “Blinding Lights” In Mercedes-Benz Commercial
Would love to be fully informed about what's going on here, but judging by the number of tweets, that will take upward of 30 minutes and I simply don't have the time. But I wills say: Grimes annoys me now to the point where I can barely enjoy her music.
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November 23, 2019 on Grimes Responds To Zola Jesus Calling Her “The Voice Of Silicon Fascist Privilege”
I used to intern at a small record label in Nashville and one day I was tasked with mailing out hundreds of promos to radio stations. Some of Luke's family members came in and helped us. They were really nice. Always, point of this story is that he is a legit grassroots country singer and not a Keith Urban type—which I appreciate.
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November 14, 2019 on Luke Combs, King Of The Country Music Average Joes
Wooooo Hoops. My boi Kevin is killing it fr.
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November 13, 2019 on Hoops – “They Say”
This is gonna be perfect homework music fr
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November 7, 2019 on Stream Clams Casino’s New Album Moon Trip Radio