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VARIOUS - Inside OutVARIOUS - Inside Out

Third and final installment in the Hard Leaders compilation series and a fitting finale  [ ... ]

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VARIOUS The Royal Treatment & The Event HorizonVARIOUS The Royal Treatment & The Event ...

For The Royal Treatment, groups and artists from San Francisco's City Of Tribes label we [ ... ]

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TITO LOPEZ COMBO Tito Rides InTITO LOPEZ COMBO Tito Rides In

High Quality Acid Jazz from Mexico City that plays like a traditional old school jazz fu [ ... ]

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THE UNION UNDERGROUND An Education in RebellionTHE UNION UNDERGROUND An Education in Re...

This album should come with a play-by date of mid-September because, once the weather g [ ... ]

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FUGAZI The Argument

Whoever took the name of 2000's End Hits seriously couldn't have believed that the group had really said its piece, especially with W in the big house. This installment finds them more self assured than ever, and able to start working the subtleties into the machine like precision U know and Luv. Cashout reveals the strategy of adding more melodic layers and a few extra hooks into the mix, knowing full well that each will leave the listener hanging for a refrain. Slumlords, the magnitude of the mess, and the media blackout are some of the main themes to be addressed.