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Real Players

Rinocerose Music Kills Me (V2) VHS or Beta Le Funk (On!) The most frequent complaints about postdisco dance music boil down to aspersions cast upon its authenticity. How can you […]

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Basketball Jones

Lots of folks believe Indiana high school basketball died in 1997, when the state’s high school athletics board decided to scrap the winner-take-all playoff format romanticized in the movie Hoosiers […]

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Mellow Gold

Lambchop Is a Woman (Merge) Over the course of six increasingly accomplished albums, Lambchop has wandered freely among country, soul, muted psychedelia, easy listening, space rock, and other assorted varieties […]

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Ragged But Right

Velvet Underground Bootleg Series Volume 1: The Quine Tapes (Universal) Once, back in 1990, I smuggled my college radio station’s handheld recorder into a Chicago club and recorded a matinee […]