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  1. Thread: Hey, Books

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    Re: Hey, Books

    This was great, I agree. I don't remember what else I've read this year, not very much as I'm a slow reader, but I really liked Amanda Petrusich's Do Not Sell At Any Price: The Hunt for the World's...
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    Re: It's Raining Wonder Years

    I really like 'When the Night Comes'. RIP.
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    Re: Top 10 Shows/Sets Of 2014

    I really enjoyed these sets as well. I only saw the last few songs from King Diamond, I wish I could've seen his whole set as Modest Mouse sounded kind of weak (I had never seen MM before, that's my...
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    Re: Top 10 Shows/Sets Of 2014

    1. Veruca Salt - The Firebird, STL. This band meant a lot to me in high school and my early college years. I saw them 4 times before co-singer/songwriter Nina Gordon left the group, and after that, I...
  5. Re: The Thread In Which We Post Our Facebook Friends' Annoying Status Updates

    And now I'm listening to Cypress Hill.
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    Re: 2014 Lost In The Year End Shuffle

    Le Butcherettes - Cry is For the Flies

    Didn't even know this was out until someone told me. It's a solid album and they deserve more praise.
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    Re: Upcoming Shows

    They were awesome at Pitchfork 2 years ago when they only had an hour. They were only able to play about 3 songs, but they can do it.
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    Re: The Band Breakup/Reunion Rumors Thread

    How did I miss this reply?

    I saw L7 at a radio station fest in '97, they played right after the Bloodhound Gang. Donita mentioned that they were gonna get eaten out by them after their set.
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    Re: I Just Don't Get the Hype

    I'll check one of them out, emusic's got several of their albums.
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    Re: I Just Don't Get the Hype

    I listened to You Turn Me On b/c my library had it, didn't like it. Songs went on way too long. I don't really have a problem with Calvin's voice - I like 'Indian Summer' - but I haven't bothered...
  11. Re: A young'uns guide to purusing extensive artist discographies

    I can try and do one on Aphex Twin, only thing is that I'd have to grab a copy of Selected Ambient Works Vol. II b/c I only listened to it once years ago and I didn't care for it, so I'd want to give...
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    Re: Tell Us About 2014 Releases

    I decided to give Lana Del Rey's Ultraviolence a fair listen. Surprisingly, I didn't hate it. I even kind of liked 'Sad Girl'. I'm still not a fan, but I hate her less, and can kinda see her appeal.
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    Re: Upcoming Shows

    I saw the Dead Milkmen last year - it was kind of a one-off show in St. Louis - they were a lot of fun live, played most of the classics.
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    Re: BRING THE F***ING CHEMICAL BROTHERS BACK!

    Even though their set got cut short, I LOVED their 2011 set as well. I had been wanting to see them for years and they exceeded my expectations. Hearing 'Galvanize' blast over the Polo Fields and...
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    Re: Pros and cons of your city

    My best friend and his wife live there and I visit about every year. I have thought about moving out there, but like you said, cost of living is high. Also, I'd be far away from my family.
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  16. Thread: HIP-HOP 102

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    Re: HIP-HOP 102

    I downloaded this a few months ago after John Darnielle mentioned 'Regular Girl' in a column he wrote for eMusic. The lyrics are frequently XXX, but also kind of bizarre and funny. The production's...
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    Re: The Travel Thread

    I may be going to Iceland in July (for the ATP Fest). I have never been to Europe before.

    Is it better to book flights on two separate airlines - for example, one on Southwest to get to say,...
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    Re: Austin Psych Fest 2015

    That is a really nice lineup.
  19. Thread: ATP: Iceland

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    Re: ATP: Iceland

    They had a fest in London that Grizzly Bear was curating a few years back that got cancelled too, for some reason. That was months away though. Then they ended up moving the IBYM 2012 fest from...
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    Re: Upcoming Shows

    Refused were so good at Coachella in 2012. They weren't a high priority for me, but I'm glad I saw them.
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    Re: Schoolio's Movie Corner

    Yeah, I saw that at a film festival when it first came out. Reminded me of the book Into Thin Air (which is great, BTW). The filmmakers did a Q&A afterwards, and said that the story of the climbers...
  22. Thread: ATP: Iceland

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    Re: ATP: Iceland

    If they add Swans (who cancelled last year) and Shellac, hell, I may have to go to this.
  23. Thread: ATP: Iceland

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    Re: ATP: Iceland

    ATP Iceland 2015 Lineup (So Far):

    Belle and Sebastian, Godspeed You! Black Emperor, Run The Jewels, Mudhoney, Deafheaven, Iceage, Loop, Chelsea Wolfe, The Field, White Hills, Ghostigital, Vision...
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    Re: The Thanksgiving Dinner Recipe Thread

    My Dad usually cooks the turkey on the grill (he's got The Big Green Egg), usually turns out pretty tasty, with good flavor.
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    Re: I Just Don't Get the Hype

    Oh, most definitely. I couldn't even make it through 2, I found it boring.

    As for the Foos, some people seem to think they're a watered-down rock band, but I'll defend their first 3 albums....
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    Re: The Thanksgiving Dinner Recipe Thread

    What's something that thyme can be used with? Stuffing, right? I have a small box of it that I bought the other day just b/c I needed 2 sprigs for French Onion soup.

    I guess you could say I've...
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    Re: The Cooking Thread

    I made French Onion soup last night for the first time. Bought some Gruyere and a baguette and everything. Turned out good!
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    Re: The Band Breakup/Reunion Rumors Thread

    Babes in Toyland announced a reunion show:

    http://pitchfork.com/news/57497-babes-in-toyland-announce-reunion-show/

    Could an L7 or Seven Year Bitch reunion be next?
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    Re: The Cooking Thread

    Yeah I cut my pizza on the old one, but not anymore. This new one I got is thicker, too.
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    Re: The Cooking Thread

    Oh, I always make sure it's cooled off before I rinse it. And I put it in the oven right when I preheat it.
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    Re: The Cooking Thread

    I rinsed it off but never washed it with soap. Just don't use water on it at all, you say?

    I'll check that website out, thanks.
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    Re: The Cooking Thread

    I've been making pizza dough at home the past month or two. This has led me to buy a pizza peel and two pizza stones (the first one cracked). I've made several Pizza Margheritas that have turned out...
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    Re: Tell Us About 2014 Releases

    I have never been able to get into Beyonce's music, she has never done a song that has 'clicked' with me. She doesn't irritate me like some pop singers (*cough*Miley*cough*) and I did enjoy her Super...
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    Re: Schoolio's Movie Corner

    The previews of Inherent Vice remind me of Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas. This is a good thing.
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    Re: Fun Fun Fun Fest 2014

    I forgot to mention that at the Dino Jr/Meat Puppets aftershow I met John and Kathryn from the New Pornographers.
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    Re: KRoq Almost Acoustic Xmas 2014

    That's the letter U, and the numeral 2.
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    Re: Fun Fun Fun Fest 2014

    Holy crap, I didn't realize how bad the Will Call line on Friday was. Good decision to go to Holy Mountain to get mine the day before.

    I loved the fest. Weather was perfect. Layout was fine,...
  38. Re: The Thread Where You Name an Artist and Someone Else Recommends an Album

    The Prodigy Experience, their first album. It's better than FotL and one of my favorite EDM records ever.

    If you like that one, get Music For the Jilted Generation (the one before FotL) next,...
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    Re: The Default Thread: Music Edition.

    I was listening to the Butthole Surfers on Youtube last night and this album was on the list of other videos I might enjoy. I had heard of them but never listened to them. I really liked this, it's...
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    Re: Fun Fun Fun Fest 2014

    I'm having dinner with friends on Thursday. I am renting a car and will be getting in Thursday afternoon. Send me a PM if you're interested in meeting up.
  41. Thread: Busta Rhymes

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    Re: Busta Rhymes

    I saw him on the Area2 tour back in 2002 with Moby and David Bowie, he put on a pretty good set, I enjoyed it.
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    Re: Gimme Indie Rock

    This is pretty good, I listened to it yesterday. Their music kinda reminds of Beefheart, Bongwater, Butthole Surfers, if you're into any of those bands you'll probably enjoy it. I guess they played...
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    Re: The Band Breakup/Reunion Rumors Thread

    Jane's Addiction
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    Re: Gimme Indie Rock

    I haven't heard that one, but Freak City Soundtrack is great too.
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    Re: Fun Fun Fun Fest 2014

    Friday: Peelander-Z (maybe), Pallbearer, Jello Biafra, Neil Hamburger, John Waters, Blood Brothers, DFA 1979, Judas Priest -> Courtney Barnett aftershow

    Saturday: King Tuff, METZ, Iceage, Black...
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    Re: What is your "Best Of"?

    I Wanna Be Your Joey Ramone
    Dig Me Out
    One More Hour
    Little Babies
    End of You
    Leave You Behind
    Far Away
    Sympathy
    Jumpers
    Modern Girl
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    Re: Upcoming Shows

    Not sure why they chose that album either, my guess is they wanted to do something special for the IL crowd since it's the smallest venue they're playing on this tour and PJ has always had a special...
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    I'd recommend Dig Me Out as a starting point too.
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    Re: Fun Fun Fun Fest 2014

    I might go see King Diamond in STL on Wednesday, I've never seen Modest Mouse and have missed them too many times.

    Only conflicts for me are John Waters/Sun Kill Moon and Gibbs and Madlib/Scott...
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    Re: Upcoming Shows

    Apparently Pearl Jam played all of 'No Code' last night in Moline, IL.
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