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The Golden Road Part Two: David Crosby, Derek Trucks, Susan Tedeschi and More Reflect on the Grateful Dead

July 31, 2015
In continuing with our celebration of fifty years of the Grateful Dead, we asked musicians from all corners of the record bin to reflect on a particular show or moment that helped shape their...
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Best Albums of 2015 So Far

July 30, 2015
The world of music in 2015 just might be the most compelling yet, with the release process as important as the finished product. Over the 30 albums you'll see here on our "Best Of" list at the...
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Tale of the Tapes: Iron & Wine and Ben Bridwell

by Stacey Anderson on July 30, 2015
“Do you think we should have called the project Salmon and Garfuckel?” High above the mid-afternoon din of Park Avenue, on a sunny terrace that can assuage all concerns, Ben Bridwell...
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Summer Stars: Benjamin Booker

by Ryan Reed on July 29, 2015
Benjamin Booker is a rock star, but the blues-rock upstart still doesn’t feel like one—with his white-lightning launch to fame, he hasn’t really had time for an adjustment period. Critics...
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Newport Folk Festival Superlatives

July 28, 2015
Newport Folk Festival is one of the most unique gatherings and settings on the festival circuit. Nowhere else can you sit on a blanket, crush oysters, drink wine and vibe out to some of the...
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Track By Track: The Word Soul Food

July 27, 2015
With the release of Soul Food, fans of The Word’s instrumental gospel finally received some worldly satisfaction after waiting over a decade for the follow-up to the group’s 2001 self-titled...
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The Golden Road: Carlos Santana, Mike Gordon, Marco Benevento and More Reflect on the Grateful Dead

July 22, 2015
In continuing with our celebration of fifty years of the Grateful Dead, we asked musicians from all corners of the record bin to reflect on a particular show or moment that helped shape...
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Yonder Mountain String Band: Party of Five

by Justin Jacobs on July 21, 2015
Ben Kaufmann opened his eyes at 6:40 A.M. on April 20 to the sound of his son’s voice, calling him to come “play trains.” He got out of bed in his Northern California home and...
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Foo Fighters and Royal Blood Take Citi Field (A Gallery)

by Rob Slater on July 20, 2015
All photos courtesy of Scott HarrisA few songs into Foo Fighters’ second night at New York’s Citi Field, as the band was wrapping up their mega-hit “Learn to Fly,” I overheard the...
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Summer Stars: Unknown Mortal Orchestra

by Bill Murphy on July 17, 2015
For a guy who once seemed to relish his anonymity, Ruban Nielson comes across as much more personable and outspoken than his music might have implied previously. Only five years ago, he leaked his...

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