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  1. Back in March, Tim Showalter released his sixth album as Strand Of Oaks, Eraserland. Recorded with the assistance of his friends in My Morning Jacket, Eraserland is of his strongest works yet, and ranked on our list of the best albums of 2019 so far. One of its key tracks sits as a centerpiece of…
  2. Richmond, Virginia is a city with a rich and storied punk rock history. As I type this, I am jumping out of my skin with excitement because as soon as I clock out today, I'm driving to Richmond to see reunited RVA greats Avail, the best live band I have ever seen in my life,…
  3. The Highwomen are a cleverly named new supergroup comprising country and roots rock stars Brandi Carlile, Amanda Shires, Maren Morris, and Natalie Hemby. After a few months of teasers and a soft debut at April's Loretta Lynn tribute, today they're making their official introduction to the world.
  4. A couple of years ago, Eminem announced that he'd signed the bloodthirsty Buffalo rap brothers Westside Gunn and Conway to his Shady Records label. In 2017, Westside Gunn and Conway released "MachineGun Black," a Just Blaze-produced track with an Eminem intro. Since then, though, both Westside Gunn and Conway have kept working like underground raiders,…
  5. People still love to make fun of Skrillex, but the man's live shows are absurd, overwhelming ridiculously fun experiences. (I learned this for myself a few years ago.) There are a whole lot of EDM superstars out there, but Skrillex has eclipsed all of them for reasons that go way beyond his haircut. He's become…