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2012 Retrospective

The self-indulgent Retrospective series continues, this time diving into 2012, maybe THE year that my music taste fully broke and I went from a dedicated listener + hunter of new music to a depraved lunatic. Wild times here, y’all. I … Continue reading

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CBK Top 50 Albums of 2012

Hey y’all it’s that time of year again. The time that I’ve been waiting for. To release my FAVORITE ALBUMS OF 2012! This year was a doozy, in terms of discovering new music and my tastes branching out to styles … Continue reading

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Playlists: EXERCISE

Hello, CBK readers! If you haven’t noticed, summer is upon us. If you really haven’t noticed, go outside. Please. For you kids/adults/people with free time (like myself) use that time to DO things! Not just sit around and scroll through … Continue reading

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25 Albums of 2012 You Should Be Listening To

As the year approaches it’s halfway point, I think it would be beneficial to create a list showcasing some of my favorite albums that have come out over the past 5~ months for those music listeners who didn’t really pay … Continue reading

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Radical Tracks: Record Store Day Edition and More!

Saturday, the 21st of April, was Record Store Day, where if you don’t know, a bunch of bands and labels release exclusive content that is only available on vinyl on that day. This means that many record stores are flooded … Continue reading

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Radical Albums: The Men, Julia Holter & School of Seven Bells

Woooooo album review time. What we have here are three stellar albums that you should most definitely check out. The first album is sick rock & roll from New York City, the second is pristine pop music and the third … Continue reading

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Top 20 Songs of the Year (so far)

It’s already about a fourth of the way through 2012! I’m four weeks away from being done with my first year of college! There are so many good releases still to come! Let’s check out 20 of my favorite songs … Continue reading

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Radical Tracks: THEESatisfaction, Trust, Charli XCX, Evy Jane and MORE

Hey dudes. RADICAL TRACKS COMING YOUR WAY! THEESatisfaction – “Enchantruss” THEESatisfaction is a female duo that makes what I’d like to call “Afro-centric hip hop/r&b.” They had a guest spot on one of my favorite albums of last year, Shabazz … Continue reading

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New: The Men – “Open Your Heart”

Her’s a cut off of punk revivalists The Men upcoming record “Open Your Heart,” their follow up to one of my favorites of last year, “Leave Home.” This track is clearer than the tracks on the previous album, but it … Continue reading

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Albums I Really Should Have Included in my Top 50 of 2011

Everyone makes mistakes, right? I too make mistakes. After publishing my “Best Albums of 2011” list a few weeks ago, I realized that I had made a few mistakes in not including some of the albums I’m about to feature … Continue reading

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