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Song of the Day: “Unfuck the World”

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The most prominent feature of Burn Your Fire For No Witness is the haunting voice of Angel Olsen. The St. Louis-bred singer’s husky tone sounds a bit like Cat Power with an exposed nerve. Though Olsen is only 27 (or thereabouts), throughout her new record she manages to convey a woundedness we might expect to encounter in a much older person.

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Song of the Day: “Airwaves”

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These days it seems there’s never enough time to get everything done. Or time to think about how there isn’t time to get it done.

Airwaves,” off Ray LaMontagne’s new record Supernova, is just the thing to help us tune into the present moment. “Everybody movin’ so fast,” he rasps, “Makes you feel like you already part of the past.”

Supernova is produced by the Black Keys’ Dan Auerbach.

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Snow Day

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The Principal of Durham Academy sent out a video announcing school would be closed due to bad weather, to the tune of Vanilla Ice!

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