Alibi V.22 No.35 • Aug 29-Sept 4, 2013 
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Four Up

In the key of XX, a flock of blackbirds, “Jane Says” revolt and alpha Wolfe

Whether you’re hankering for songs written by women, hidden talents of Blackbird Buvette staff, a two-day rock fest or a goth-folk chanteuse, Four Up has you covered.
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Last Month in Music

Last Month in Music: July 2013

Mike Smith reveals his artistic manifesto and recalls a real-life, honest-to-goodness punk gig.

Sonic Reducer

Ebony Bones Behold, A Pale Horse · Chelsea Wolfe Pain is Beauty · The Tumbleweeds Roll On

This week we listened to recent and forthcoming albums from Ebony Bones, The Tumbleweeds and Chelsea Wolfe.

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Searching for Something

¡Mayday! • Demrick • DJ Stigmata • Septicemia Records • rap, hip-hop

I’m not sure that the concept of “genre” is really relevant anymore in the realm of music. The days of “pure” music are long gone, and while this might leave some “old-heads” grumbling over message boards about the loss of “real rap” or “real jazz,” I think that for the most part this is a good thing. The possibilities are more abundant than ever before as artists dip their fingers in any number of genres and traditions. ¡MAYDAY! is one group embracing this diversity in their quest for success…
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