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Sing for the President, Sing for the Terrorists, Sing

The Dresden Dolls reunited for what I believe were only two shows, and I saw the one at the Coney Island Amphitheater. It’s a new venue, and one of the people who did booking decided the Dolls needed to play … Continue reading

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Happy We’ll Be Beyond the Sea

Picture by Alejandro Garcia I came across the song “Beyond the Sea” in two quite unrelated places as of late. One was in the third book of The Royal Explorers of Oz, in which the mermaid Chrysalissium (Sally for short) … Continue reading

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Being Just Contaminates the Void

All right, it’s time for a few music reviews. Paley & Francis – The newest album from the highly prolific Black Francis (AKA Frank Black) has him collaborating with long-time friend Reid Paley. I actually saw Paley open for Frank … Continue reading

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