Dec. 29, 2008: Dosh, M.anifest & the year's best local music

Dec. 29, 2008: Dosh, M.anifest & the year's best local music

Twin Cities News:
-- Pioneer Press calls Tapes 'n Tapes' Walk It Off the best local album of 2008.
-- CP recaps the Month-In-Music: December '08.
-- Empty's Tapes shares Naked Raygun's 12/20 Triple Rock show, Roma di Luna 12/23 show from The Cedar and Hyder Ali's 12/27 set from The Entry.
-- Culture Bully reviews Hyder Ali's set, also included are photos and thoughts on the night's performances by El Guante, Carnage, Kristoff Krane & Big Quarters. CB also reviews Dosh & Dark Dark Dark @ The Cedar.
-- You can now follow M.anifest via his Twitter account.
-- MPR shares Making the Scene: an Oral History of Twin Cities Rock.
-- In addition to running down a list of the year's best concerts, the Star Tribune recaps the year in local music.

Local Concert Highlights:
-- BoDeans & Joe Pug @ First Avenue
BoDeans: (Official) (MySpace) (Wikipedia)
BoDeans "Cold Winter's Day" (mp3)
Joe Pug: (Official) (MySpace)
Joe Pug "Hymn #101" (mp3)
Joe Pug "Nation of Heat" (mp3)
Joe Pug "Call It What You Will" (mp3)
-- The Bad Plus @ Dakota Jazz Club
(Official) (MySpace) (Wikipedia)
-- Jen Markey & Glen Hanson @ 331 Club
Jen Markey: (MySpace)

Daily Audio Downloads:
-- AC Slater "Jack Got Jacked" (mp3)
-- DeVotchka "How It Ends" (mp3)
(Official) (MySpace)
-- DJY alias JY "Out of Space Temperature" (mp3)
(Prodigy vs. Sean Paul vs. Bom The Bass)
(Official) (MySpace)
-- DJ Earworm "United States of Pop '08" (mp3)
-- DJ Reno "Kelly Watch The Doors" (mp3)
(The Doors vs. Air vs. Skee-lo)
-- Kill The Noise "Pull My Strings" (mp3)
-- Kingsbury "Listen Perform and Show" (mp3)
-- Lykke Li "Little Bit (Gigamesh remix)" (mp3)
(Official) (MySpace) (Wikipedia)
-- Lookbook "Over and Over (Gigamesh remix)" (mp3)
-- Vega "All Too Familiar (Kill The Noise Remix)" (mp3)

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