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August 25, 2014
by Hallgeir Olsen
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August 26: Warren Zevon released his last album The Wind in 2003

“Timor mortis conturbat me. It’s from a medieval Scottish poem by William Dunbar, It means, ‘The fear of death just fucks me up’” – Warren Zevon (told to The Guardian, and roaring with laughter) Warren Zevon died in 2003 aged … Continue reading

August 25, 2014
by Egil
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August 25: Bruce Springsteen: Born To Run

Don’t run back inside Darling you know just what I’m here for So you’re scared and you’re thinking That maybe we ain’t that young anymore Show a little faith there’s magic in the night You ain’t a beauty but hey … Continue reading

August 24, 2014
by Hallgeir Olsen
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August 24: Drive-By Truckers released The Dirty South in 2004

You can throw me in the Colbert County jailhouse. You can throw me off the Wilson Dam but there ain’t much difference in the man I wanna be and the man I really am. We ain’t never gonna change. “The … Continue reading

August 21, 2014
by Hallgeir Olsen
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30 best live albums countdown: 15 – Live/1975–85 by Bruce Springsteen and The E Street band

It’s not enough. By anyone else’s standards, of course, Bruce Springsteen & the E Street Band Live/1975-85 is an embarrassment of riches — five albums and ten years’ worth of barroom, hockey-arena and baseball-stadium dynamite; greatest hits, ace covers, love songs, work … Continue reading

August 20, 2014
by Hallgeir Olsen
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30 best live albums countdown: 16 – Get Yer Ya-Ya’s out! The Rolling Stones in Concert by The Rolling Stones

#16: Get Yer Ya-Ya’s out! The Rolling Stones in Concert - The Rolling Stones “I have no doubt that it’s the best rock concert ever put on record.” ~Lester Bangs “Recorded during their American tour in late 1969, and centered around live … Continue reading

August 20, 2014
by Hallgeir Olsen
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30 best live albums countdown: 17 – Stop Making Sense by Talking Heads

#17: Stop Making Sense – Talking Heads (1984) Stop Making Sense is a live 1984 album by Talking Heads, the soundtrack to the film of the same name. Stop Making Sense spanned three live shows at the Pantages Theater in Los Angeles (Dec 1983). “Stop … Continue reading

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