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Craig Outhier

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  • 4 years ago

    With previous addresses in California and North Carolina, and a current one in Kansas, this emo/post-rock quintet has lived like hipster gypsies — settling here, resettling there, uprooting always. Not coincidentally, The Appleseed Cast soun...

  • 4 years ago

    Is it really so hard out here for a pimp? After becoming the first and only rap group to win an Academy Award, the onetime Memphis crunk legends seem to have done rather nicely for themselves. First, the group's two lone remaining members, DJ Paul...

  • 4 years ago

    One of the last — and best — Celtic punk bands to emerge from the genre's mid-'90s heyday, Flogging Molly was formed in Los Angeles by expatriate Irish singer-songwriter and former metal vocalist Dave King. The seven-strong unit foster...

  • 5 years ago

    As the only 10-piece evangelical rock tribe in the history of the universe to publicly arouse the curiosity of Jay-Z, Beyoncé Knowles and the assorted occupants of the couple's four-Escalade entourage, Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeroes ...

  • 5 years ago

    Ahard-knock life? Eh, not so much. In stark contrast to so many of his fellow Brooklyn-born MCs, Talib Kweli was raised by two university-professor parents and spent part of his childhood in a posh Connecticut boarding school. As such, matters of ...