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Carrie’s Top 10s for 2010 – Mumford & Sons, The Dead Weather, Spiritualized, Lady Gaga

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This list is what happens when you allow a critic who doesn’t vibe to MGMT, Vampire Weekend, Beach House and Salem near a keyboard and dusty headphones. Admittedly, I am behind on (or completely opposed to) some trends like the proliference of opium den electro and twinkly indie…

21 Dec 2010 | More

Carney: In Dreams Begin Responsibilities

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On a recent spring evening in Manhattan, a certain skull cap-wearing Irishman knelt down to tweak the guitar pedals at the feet of a young, raven-haired protégée. The discussion that followed between celebrated sonic architect and rising star pertained to delays, effects and eighth notes.

4 Jun 2010 | 1 comment | More

Carney at Pianos, 05.19.10

After witnessing Carney enchant Pianos last night at their invite-only shindig, one would be considerably hard pressed to disagree with director Julie Taymor’s decision to hire frontman Reeve Carney to star in her upcoming Broadway production of Spider-Man: Turn off the Dark.

20 May 2010 | 1 comment | More