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12/1 New Releases at Mills Record Company

98 degrees — Let It Snow Barnes Courtney — The Attractions Of Youth (picture disc) Bash & Pop (Ft. Nicole Atkins) — Too Late b/w Saturday 7” Beck — Colors (Cassette) Cursive — Such Blinding Stars For Starving Eyes (20th anniversary remastered edition, 180 gram blue and white sunburst vinyl, limited to 2000 copies w/ […]

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Live Tonight: Week of June 22nd – 28th: Lawrence Field Day Fest Edition!

Kansas City is hitting an all-time high when it comes to festivals. With the amazing lineups and smash hits of Middle of the Map and Boulevardia – but now here comes another one! If you haven’t been hiding under a rock, you’re probably aware of the amazing local music scene in Kansas City, Lawrence and […]

Odd Future Continues To Surprise With Trash Talk

Odd Future Records is one of the most exciting labels today. Started by Tyler The Creator and a slew of other southern California rappers, the label stays as fresh as its constituents, which is to say it continually reinvents its identity as it breathes live into a scene previously bursting apathy. I was elated when I […]

‘Oxymoron’- Schoolboy Q

  “My grandma showed me first strap” Schoolboy Q giddily snarls in “Gangsta”, the off-balanced banger opening his major label debut. On first listen it’s one of millions of gun references that have popped up in hip-hop since Schoolly D “copped his pistols” in ’85. If you’re an interloper you’d roll your eyes and call […]

The Youtube Music Awards: Are They Legit? (Or: How I Learned To Stop Worrying And Love K-Pop)

    On Sunday evening, the first annual Youtube Music Awards took place streaming live online from New York City. But it wasn’t an ordinary awards show. There were no marks for presenter after presenter to hit so they could flawlessly read off of teleprompters while the stagehands worked backstage to get the next musical performer […]