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11 Mar 2016

Sir George Martin: 1926-2016

Sir George Martin wasn’t the fifth Beatle; in a way, he was the Beatles. Sure, John, Paul and George wrote most of the songs, and all four of the members sang and played most of the instruments, but Martin
7 Feb 2016

Maurice White, 1941-2016

January was a cruel month for pop music fans, as we lost Natalie Cole, David Bowie and Glenn Frey. February isn’t starting out well either. Soon my blog will just be a series of eulogies for fallen
28 Jan 2016

BREAKING: Old Music is Better than New Music

New music is dead. Long live new mus – ah, who the hell am I kidding? For the first time in recent memory, cataloged music – which the music industry defines as anything over 18 months old