Jon Pruett

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  • 12 years ago | Music News

    Go-go music was Washington, D.C.,'s contribution to the world of funk during the late '70s and early to mid-'80s. It burst on the scene as complete party music, with slower tempos and a premium placed on crowd interaction. Hardly song-based, this ...

  • 12 years ago | Music News

    Hypnotic Underworld is the first album in five years from Ghost, Japan's greatest psychedelic export. Sure, Acid Mothers Temple is pretty amazing but not consistently great, sometimes spiraling off into the infinite blackness for 40 minutes too ma...

  • 13 years ago | Music News

    Devendra Banhart's debut is a mixture of song fragments, whistles, handclaps, chants, and some of the most oddly affecting full-blown songs you are likely to hear all year. Recorded on four-track -- and occasionally on ye olde answering machine --...

  • 13 years ago | Music News

    I Am Spoonbender's newest release is one step further out into a mystic world of its own creation, wherein future, past, and present collide amid the flashing neon lights of the anarchist disco. Each track is painstakingly detailed in the colors a...

  • 13 years ago | Music News

    Stephin Merritt has released his second full-length album in collaboration with Christopher Ewen as the Future Bible Heroes, and it's exactly the sort of electronic pop extravaganza you were expecting. Unless, of course, you were expecting 69 more...

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