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    The Clique: An imagined synopsis

    Here at Gimme Noise, our offices are choked with promotional CD's. Like corpses on the Ganges, they drift into our mailboxes, bloating our shelves, our desk drawers, and, ultimately, our trash bins. On their long journey from the factory to the l...

    @ Gimme Noise by David Hansen on November 18, 2008 @ 3:06 pm
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    Deerhunter walks tall, falls hard

    Like sonic life support, the pedal effect has done more to keep four four power chords alive than all the punk bands in Gainesville. Tonight's show at the Triple Rock, a dazzling marquee of import ambient pop-smiths, drew a healthy crowd and health...

    @ Gimme Noise by David Hansen on November 18, 2008 @ 1:12 pm
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    Prince update: Purpleness says he was misquoted

    The new issue of the New Yorker has a short profile piece on Prince, in which the writer, Claire Hoffman, was invited into the Purple One's new mansion in Beverly Hills for an interview (score). Like all things Prince-related, the article is a litt...

    @ Gimme Noise by Andrea Swensson on November 17, 2008 @ 8:07 pm
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    Brian Wilson, reviewed

    Anyone even partially familiar with Brian Wilson's current mental state would have been mad to expect better from Saturday's show at the State Theater. It's barbed praise, but praise nonetheless, for the 67-going-on-167 year old Wilson who plodded ...

    @ Gimme Noise by David Hansen on November 17, 2008 @ 2:07 pm
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    Saying "yes" across generations: my meeting with Joan Baez

    A few weeks ago my friends Stacy Schwartz, Alexa Jones and I made an election poster, a replica of an old Joan Baez anti-war poster called "Girls Say Yes." We did it on a whim, mostly to be silly and to show our love for Obama. We put it on the inter...

    @ Gimme Noise by Andrea Swensson on November 17, 2008 @ 9:27 am
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    Building Better Bombs and The Blind Shake tonight at Memory Lanes

    Some people like a loud start to the week. God, the original go-getter, invented light on a Monday, which had to make one hell of a racket. Expect more heat than light on the lanes tonight as Minneapolis' premier bowling alley/free venue hosts a sh...

    @ Gimme Noise by David Hansen on November 17, 2008 @ 7:00 am
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    Eyedea & Abilities on new record: 'People are gonna hate'

    IMAGES BY TONY NELSON "I think a lot of people are gonna hate on this," says DJ Abilities, referring to the new untitled album he and lyrical "miracle" counterpart Eyedea recently finished recording. As we walked up Eyedea's driveway last Thursday...

    @ Gimme Noise by Jen Boyles on November 17, 2008 @ 1:14 am
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    Brian Wilson, interviewed

    As the principle songwriter for the Beach Boys, Brian Wilson, with natural gifts for harmony and composition, renovated the landscape of popular music, creating, among other masterpieces, Pet Sounds, the 1966 release that is still regarded as the g...

    @ Gimme Noise by David Hansen on November 17, 2008 @ 12:08 am
  • The songs we can't escape

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    The songs we can't escape

    CLIPSE "Fast Life" So it's official: This hyper-articulate Virginia crack-rap duo can flow sick over non-Neptunes beats--though it must be said that Scott Storch's stuttering-synths "Fast Life" track, is, like, expert counterfeit 2002 Neptunes or s...

    by Ray Cummings on July 16, 2008
  • Links to the past - Cedric Burnside and Lightnin' Malcolm are almost unbelievably devoted to the blues

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    Links to the past - Cedric Burnside and Lightnin' Malcolm are almost unbelievably devoted to the blues

    Cedric Burnside and Lightnin' Malcolm seemingly personify the Platonic ideals of the Delta blues. Burnside explains that he was raised alongside "eight or nine" other children in a two-room house deep in the Hill Country of northern Mississippi. Als...

    by Ben Westhoff on July 16, 2008
  • Adam Svec searches for the music inside - The Glad Version songwriter's new solo album is stripped-down and personal

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    Adam Svec searches for the music inside - The Glad Version songwriter's new solo album is stripped-down and personal

    The French impressionist composer Claude Debussy once wrote about music: "There is no theory. You only have to listen. It is a free art gushing forth, an open-air art boundless as the elements, the wind, the sky, the sea. It must never be shut in an...

    by Andrea Swensson on July 16, 2008
  • Watson Twins and more

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    Watson Twins and more

    WEDNESDAY 7.16 HEALTH 7th St. Entry As evidenced by the national success of Crystal Castles and the local dominance of Skoal Kodiak, the club kids want noise and the noise kids want to dance. Los Angeles-based four-piece HEALTH, a wayf...

    on July 16, 2008
  • The Hold Steady: Stay Positive

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    The Hold Steady: Stay Positive

    If albums are educational metaphors, Almost Killed Me was junior high, Separation Sunday was high school, and Boys and Girls in America was definitely college. Stay Positive leads itself into the working world--where all is a little bit darker, a li...

    by Jen Paulson on July 16, 2008
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    Doomtree Blowout tickets on sale now

    The Doomtree Blowout, now entering its 3rd year in the First Avenue Mainroom, would be a deal at twice the price. Our hardest working and most functional hip-hop collective in town has put their tickets on the market for a scant $10.00. Buying earl...

    @ Gimme Noise by David Hansen on November 14, 2008 @ 3:49 pm
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    Weekend Checklist

    The lean days of winter might be on the horizon for all of us here in the great gray north, but this weekend we truly have our pick. From an adenoidal lecture set to Springsteen b-sides to the moodiest dance party this side of that one scene in Sil...

    @ Gimme Noise by David Hansen on November 14, 2008 @ 2:21 pm
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    Urban capture the flag this Saturday night

    Solutions Twin Cities is mainly known for its events where organizations talk about their progressive solutions to local and world problems using slides and three-minute, rapid-fire pitches. They have recently added an "Urban Gaming Division" dedicat...

    @ Gimme Noise by Jessica Armbruster on November 14, 2008 @ 12:08 pm
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    Give the gift of green this holiday season

    It's not hard to believe that Americans produce about twice as much waste as usual during the holiday season. From gift packaging to paper plates at parties and even pollution from additional travel, the environment suffers from as much seasonal str...

    @ Gimme Noise by Jessica Armbruster on November 14, 2008 @ 7:49 am
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    Colorful duo Matt & Kim to kick start the T-Rock

    Where some bands pack every square inch of available space with musicians and effects, the titular members of Matt and Kim rely only on each other to crank out their brand of shiny, peppy synth pop. Likewise, where some bands employ complex song arr...

    @ Gimme Noise by Jen Boyles on November 14, 2008 @ 6:49 am
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    The Faint bring doom and dance to First Ave. Friday

    Once upon a time, The Faint was a straight-up rock band, prone to mid-tempo songs about love, relationships, and personal loss. In its earliest incarnation as Norman Bailer, the Omaha band even touted a lineup that included the shaky-voiced Connor...

    @ Gimme Noise by Jen Boyles on November 13, 2008 @ 2:22 pm
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    The Wet Spot: Even more erotic adventures in Craigslist

    Actual Craigslist ad picture -- We didn't Photoshop it. Click here for my slideshow of 'Craigslist Casual Encounters All-Stars' Last week, I promised to post some ads on Craigslist under Casual Encounters; but I couldn't. I realized that carrying...

    @ Gimme Noise by Patrick Strait on November 13, 2008 @ 12:13 pm
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