Posted in October, 2011

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Happy Halloween!


Put on your scariest costume and kick off your Halloween party with Jung Wombats! For Halloween weekend only, we’re streaming the Jung Wombats’ “Made in America,” fronted by none other … Read more

More from October, 2011

Tom Waits – Bad As Me

Tom WaitsBad As Me(Anti-) The Cheshire cat grin sprawled across Tom Waits’ face on the cover of Bad As Me is no coincidence—he’s up to something mischievous here. After years … Read more

The Greencards – The Brick Album

The GreencardsThe Brick Album(Darling Street) This newgrass band was formed in 2003 by vocalist/bassist Carol Young and vocalist/instrumentalist Kym Warner, both originally from Australia. Tennessee fiddler phenomenon Tyler Andal and … Read more


CMJ Kicks-off!

CMJ has become something of an epic, Christmas-like event. Anticipated for months, planned meticulously, we’re still relieved when it’s over. Besides the music, a favorite feature is the panels. Though … Read more

How to CMJ

With 900-something acts to catch at New York’s CMJ Music and Film Festival over the course of five days, Elmore has made a list of who to see. From A-list … Read more

The Bo-Keys – Got To Get Back!

The Bo-KeysGot To Get Back!(Electraphonic) Scott Bomar—producer (Cyndi Lauper’s Grammy-nominated Memphis Blues CD) and film composer (“Hustle & Flow”)—creates spare, stylish arrangements for his muscular Memphis soul-jazz band, the Bo-Keys. He’s … Read more

Tony Bennett: In His Prime at 85

Tony Bennett, that beloved singer with a quietly jazzy, masculine vigor, is in his prime at 85. He’s become the oldest living artist ever on the Billboard Hot 100 after … Read more