Tag Archives: Finn

The Friend From Finland

Though I have been fortunate enough to gain exposure to a variety of geographically diverse music, I admit that Finland is one of the countries where my knowledge of the music scene is minimal at best. Not to sound insulting, … Continue reading

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The Conquistadors: "Hauska Tavata"

Anonymity is a concept that many artists revel in. While it applies primarily in the form of authors like Thomas Pynchon or J.D. Salinger, musicians can also be examples of this sociological preference. Jandek is arguably the most concise example … Continue reading

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Stuart Rosh & The Geniuses

His own description of “American mutt music” fits the genre of Stuart Rosh quite well. Rarely do I find an artist that admits he is “stealing” a style from someone in particular. Well, Rosh does not name any specific artists. … Continue reading

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Erasure to Release Thirteenth Studio Album in May

I have mentioned Erasure a few times prior to this post, though those comments date back a year or so. I figured that today would be a fitting time to remind those who missed them what’s going on, as the … Continue reading

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Ill Lillies' Debut Is Their Greatest Hits

The three members in Ill Lillies appear to be quite fond of tongue twisters. Go ahead and try to say the name of their band quickly, five times in a row. Yeah, be sure not to get too “ill”. Oh … Continue reading

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The Latest From Finland: Husky Rescue

While artists from countries such as Sweden and Japan have seen a surprising amount of Western success in the past few years, several other countries continue to fly under the radar despite producing great music. An ideal example would be … Continue reading

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Best Albums of 2006: #10 to #01

———————————————————————————————- 10. Jarvis Cocker – Jarvis The definition of the word “witty” is generally defined as one who combines clever conception and facetious expression, though if you would like an enjoyable example, I would suggest listening to most songs by … Continue reading

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