In The Mix Archive: May, 2011

Songs for the Rapture

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In Saturday's Inquirer, esteemed tastemakers like Craig Laban, Carrie Rickey and David Hiltbrand will be naming their five chosen things to... Read more

Elvis Costello Set List

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The Elvis Costello set list at the Tower on Thurday night was pretty nutty, what with it being a Spectacular Spinning Songbook show, and... Read more

One of the Rolling Stone Top Two: Lelia Broussard

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Rolling Stone magazine is in the midst of a So You Wanna Be A Rock and Roll Star? contest, with the winner landng the a magazine cover in August... Read more

A Little Lykke Li

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My Lykke Li review from the Swedish popstress' show at the TLA on South Street on Monday night is in Wednesday's Inquirer and here. Below,... Read more

Lykke Li at the TLA

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Swedish indie-pop singer Lykke Li plays the Theater of Living Arts tonight. Her Bjorn Yttling-produced second album Wounded Rhymes is a girl-group-goes-goth... Read more

Jill Scott was at the White House, Too

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Lots of nonsense was generated last week over the White House poetry slam night reading by Chicago conscious rapper Common, the goody two shoes... Read more

Dylan Responds To China Criticism

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When Bob Dylan played China last month, a lot of people who don't know very much about Bob Dylan - I'm looking at you, Maureen Dowd - typed... Read more

Band Name of the Year

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Detroit duo Dale Earnhardt Jr. Jr. play Kung Fu Necktie on Saturday. Are they just a Sammy Davis Jr. Jr. ripoff? (Sorry, that's an Everything... Read more