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Mills Record Company Black Friday List

Afghan Whigs — Black Love (Expanded Edition) Afghan Whigs — Black Love (Expanded CD Edition) Alice Cooper — Live From The Astroturf (7-inch) Alice in Chains — Live—Facelift Amanda Palmer — Strung Out In Heaven Andy Black — The Shadow Side Anthrax — A Monster at the End / Vice of the People (7-inch) The […]

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New Releases 10/21 @ Mills Record Company

Take a listen here! Alice Cooper — Billion Dollar Babies (limited edition green, yellow, & orange marble swirl vinyl.) American Football — American Football (180 gm red and orange starburst vinyl) Back to the Future — Original Soundtrack (2xLP w/ gatefold jacket and colored vinyl) Back to the Future II — Original Soundtrack (2xLP w/ […]

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What’s Inside Conor’s Hat: Conor Oberst and Dawes Show Review

I first saw Conor Oberst in concert in 2004. I was thirteen. He was twenty-four. It was a time when his fans (myself included) shared a propensity to cry out in angst and heartbreak. It’s been ten years, and Wednesday’s concert at Crossroads KC illustrated Oberst’s personal and musical maturation. The songwriter’s change was obvious […]

Upside Down Mountain Leaves Nothing More to Climb

Conor Oberst’s days of shouting for timpani rolls are over, and it’s probably for the best. If you’ve remained a devoted fan of the songwriter over the years, you probably recall crooning the sappy one-liners scattered throughout the songs in Lifted and much of his earlier work. Maybe you even screamed along until your voice […]

A Christmas Album – Bright Eyes

If you’re shortlisting artists who would be better off avoiding a Christmas album, Conor Oberst in any of his musical dalliances would assuredly make an appearance. This is a fiery wisp of a man who once shouted about the President and God convening to decide “which convicts should be killed” and chuckled at the notion […]