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Changing man: EJ Mann and Ben Fried reviewed

EJ Mann – It’s Automatic When Noel Gallagher and his cohorts of Beatles-admiring contemporaries started generating U.K. hits, the world greeted them with open arms and considerable plaudits. They were clever young men and women, finely attuned to the rhythm of…
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John Dennis - Fools Golden Boy (Review)

There’s plenty of joyous country-rock being created these days. If that’s your fancy, John Dennis may not be the man for you. “Fools Golden Boy” echoes large like murder confessions, or someone singing their blues just right as they are about to do…
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Jordan Suter - Pablo (Review)

A tale of rock n’ roll hedonism, driven by a tasteful country-twang lead guitar, Pablo is Jordan Suter’s most recent single. This may be a new tune, but the tale is as old as time, and so is Mr. Suter’s sound. A slight Southern utterance and the…
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Oldboys - Breed (Review)

Oldboys recreate one of Nirvana’s angriest moments in a country manner. It may sound like a novelty approach, but don’t be hasty in your judgement. Hidden behind the barn-yard stomp, there’s a darkness that was evident on the original. It’s a…