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March 28, 2016

False Finales: A short inventory of final albums by bands that later came back and made them not so final after all by Nate Maxson

It’s a fact of life that most bands that break up come back, those that don’t seem to be the exception in fact. Here are a […]
September 11, 2018

Listen to these 8 songs named after people

WHAT’S IN A NAME?   There has always been a soft spot in my heart for songs that are named for people. It seems like such […]
January 29, 2019

CITY OF STEEL AND STARS: 8 songs about Sheffield UK

I moved to Sheffield, a city in the north of England once known for its steel industry, just over two years ago, and after about two weeks here I knew I never wanted to leave. Sheffield is a friendly, beautiful, thriving place, now as well known for its ice hockey, universities, and music scene as for its steel, and I’m privileged to call it home.