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06.10.2008 | | Posted at 12:00 AM
By Evan Rytlewski
Arriving, fittingly, on the heels of that Velvet Underground bootleg that made the rounds online in February, the blogs have been passing around links to a recently unearthed a rare�as �Richman�s biggest fans never even knew this thing existed� rare�Jonathan Richman set of demos from the early 1980s named Jonathan Goes Funky. It�s a worth hearing for both Richman fans and those whose Rich...
05.06.2008 | | Posted at 12:00 AM
By Evan Rytlewski
If U.K. '80s guitar-pop bands are like white-button mushrooms�pleasant and abundant�then the Scottish group Close Lobsters are truffles, rare as hell but worth every minute spent hunting them down. They're one of the great groups of the era, but sadly, barely anyone has heard of them. Not helping their legacy is the fact that their entire discography is out of print, but for...