Tag: Annie Zaleski

Music, Reissue Reviews

Reissue Reviews: Dead or Alive, Deee-Lite, the Vibrators, Tammy Wynette …

Record Store Day 2017 has come and gone, but that doesn’t mean there still isn’t treasure to be found online and at your local...

Music, Podcast, The Matt 'N' Jeff Radio Hour

The Matt ‘N’ Jeff Radio Hour, Episode 22: Grant-Lee Phillips

Grant-Lee Phillips pays a visit to the Radio Hour to discuss his latest album Walking In The Green Corn....

Bootleg City, Music

Bootleg City: The End

The mayor has found his true calling, so he's calling it quits as mayor....

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CD Reviews, Music

CD Review: R.E.M., “Collapse Into Now”

With a new R.E.M. album in hand, Annie Zaleski tackles the difficult task of assessing the latest offering by her favorite band....

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CD Reviews, Music

CD Review: Ride, “Nowhere: 20th Anniversary Edition”

Britpop lovers will be intrigued to hear about the 20th-anniversary reissue of the seminal Ride album Nowhere. Annie Zaleski dips...

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Music, Popdose Flashback '91

Popdose Flashback ’91: Material Issue, “International Pop Overthrow”

When Material Issue front man Jim Ellison committed suicide in June of 1996, the act was sharp and sudden. The 32-year-old wasn’t a...

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Bootleg City, Music

Bootleg City: One Man’s Dystopia Is Another Man’s …

Todd Rundgren's Utopia performed in Cleveland, Ohio, on October 16, 1974, but Bootleg City is where you'll find the document of their...

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Bootleg City, Music

Bootleg City: The Political Scandal of the Decade of the Week!

A few weeks ago, concerned (i.e. nosy, spiteful, possibly dating archnemesis Matt Wardlaw) citizen-journalist Annie Zaleski leaked a letter...

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Bootleg City, Music

Bootleg City: Mayor to Mayor

The mayor of Bootleg City is back! And in case you have no idea who that is, the mayor is me! Thank you, thank you, you’re too kind....

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Bootleg City, Music

Bootleg City: Ride in Cambridge, March ’91

Last week in Bootleg City, it was discovered that Mayor Cass had gone missing after what appeared to be a New Year’s Eve celebration in...

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Bootleg City, Music

Bootleg City: The House of Love in Amsterdam, April ’90

The mayor’s office in Bootleg City was completely dark as I cracked open the door. “Thank God,” I thought to myself. I had...

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Bootleg City, Music

Bootleg City: Elastica in Europe, 1994-’95

Greetings, citizens of Bootleg City. It’s an honor being the first female interim mayor of this fair ‘burg. But perhaps you’re...