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Album Review: Playlist: The Best Of Edwin McCain

Playlist: The Best Of Edwin McCain, by Edwin McCain Seeing as we have just reviewed a five-song EP by Edwin McCain, how much more impressive is it to review a best-of compilation that has four times as many songs on … Continue reading

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Album Review: Rhino Hi-Five: Edwin McCain (EP)

Rhino Hi-Five: Edwin McCain Previously in the Rhino Hi-Five series we explored the disappointing singer-songwriter Andrew Gold and found his lyricism wanting [1]. Here we turn our attention to a vastly better singer-songwriter in South Carolina eponymous rock band Edwin … Continue reading

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Album Review: This Is Where I Came In

This Is Where I Came In, by the Bee Gees I have been gradually making my way through the Bee Gees discography one album at a time to see if they manage not only to have five 4/5 albums in … Continue reading

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On The Theology Of Songs On The Radio: Part One

We do not usually think of the theology of songs on the radio. And this is a great shame, as popular culture is often rich in a source of bad theology. This was not always the case. If one goes … Continue reading

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Album Review: Rhino Hi-Five: Andrew Gold (EP)

Rhino Hi-Five: Andrew Gold (EP), by Andrew Gold This song is part of a series of five-song EPs released by Rhino Records that seek to introduce listeners (or re-introduce them) to artists that are somewhat obscure by providing a short … Continue reading

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Why Aren’t They In The Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame: Matchbox 20

Few bands have changed the course of music in a more dramatic way by being largely undramatic about it as Matchbox 20. ┬áBefore the arrival of their massively popular debut album Yourself Or Someone Like You, alternative music prided itself … Continue reading

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Album Review: One (Bee Gees)

One, by the Bee Gees This album is one of the few post-disco albums by the Bee Gees that were popular, and that was largely based on the strength of the top ten hit One, which was somewhat of a … Continue reading

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Album Review: Still Waters

Still Waters, by the Bee Gees I have to admit upon listening to this album that I do not like this album quite as much as the two proceeding studio albums High Civilization and Size Isn’t Everything, but there is … Continue reading

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Album Review: Love Songs (Dan Fogelberg)

Love Songs, by Dan Fogelberg I was looking at the discography of Dan Fogelberg while listening to the Very Best of Dan Fogelberg and saw that I already had listened to and liked nine of the ten songs that appear … Continue reading

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Whatever Happened To Sky Ferreira?

When I was looking up information about Sky Ferreira’s debut album, I was struck by the familiarity of some of the names of people who were writing and producing her music with her. One name in particular stood out, only … Continue reading

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