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Introducing Jess Penner: Pop Music For Tween & Teen Girls
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Introducing Jess Penner: Pop Music For Tween & Teen Girls

This is a bit like the Best New Artist Grammy going to an established act with a back catalog — damn that is annoying. Still, I would like to introduce you all to the lovely & talented Jess Penner. Penner is currently in the studio laying down tracks for her […]

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Best Adult Music of 2012

Porn! No, no, not porn, or porn music, but surely the term adult music is chuckle-worthy, right? I didn’t dive into too much new adult music this year, a fact that disturbs me greatly. I’m not going to dwell on it because it makes me feel old, cranky, and old […]

Introducing Sisters 3: Music for Tween & Teen Girls
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Introducing Sisters 3: Music for Tween & Teen Girls

Do you think your Adele-loving tween or teen is ready to be so over Taylor Swift but not yet prepared for, say, TUnE-yArDs? Meet Sisters 3, a trio of you guessed it (!) sisters from Philadelphia playing a brand of mysterious, sometimes ethereal folk-rock.  The harmonies are, as you might […]

Not Kid’s Music Recommendation: MyNameIsJohnMichael
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Not Kid’s Music Recommendation: MyNameIsJohnMichael

After I spoke at the NBC 10 Blogging 101 event last night, I remained in the city for a very good reason: MyNameIsJohnMichael, a 7-piece rock-n-roll outfit from the Big Easy was in town!  Yeah, I grabbed myself some Lorenzo’s pizza too but that was just a bonus. Having been […]

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Watch This: Cut Copy “Need You Now” Video

This isn’t kid’s music, but there is nothing about Cut Copy’s “Need You Now” that would be detrimental to tiny ears or eyes.  The video begins with a bevy of running before turning into a funny mash-up of sports, then ends with a bizarre non-violent battle scene.  It’s all kinds […]

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My Favorite 2010-ish Music for Grown-Ups

My days of being hip to what indie music is hip are likely in the rear view mirror.  I guess you could say I traded for being hip to the freshest sounds in kindie rock.  I’m okay with that.  Really, I am. So I wasn’t about to compile a top […]

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