Music Monday: New box set celebrates 50 years of Creedence Clearwater Revival

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As much as we all loved the bands form the “British Invasion” in the mid ’60s, when Creedence Clearwater Revival came on the scene, it was like a breath of fresh air. Purveyors of raw, roots-based American music with meaningful lyrics and hooks galore, CCR had 14 top ten hits in its short lifespan from… Read more »

Music Monday: Alejandro Escovedo

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Alejandro Escovedo’s career is most pithily summed up by the title of his 1998 live album, More Miles than Money. The Texas-born son of Mexican immigrants, Escovedo has been cranking out beautiful, challenging, genre-bending work since he helped form one of San Francisco’s first punk bands, the Nuns, back in the mid-1970s (the Nuns opened… Read more »

RECORD STORE DAY 2018

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This Saturday, April 21st is the 10th annual Record Store Day. The first Record Store Day was held on April 19th, 2008 to celebrate and promote the more than 1400 independent, locally-owned music stores across the US and internationally. Today, Record Store Day is recognized on every continent except Antarctica. You can read more about… Read more »