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Tap Out

Jazz and tap dancing have had a long history of cross-pollination and creative symbiosis, from vaudeville all the way up to the avant-garde dueling of guitarist Derek Bailey and tap dancer Will Gaines. One could hardly choose more adept and…
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The Bravery Far from Bold

With FutureSex/LoveSounds, Justin Timberlake gained an unlikely spot as the present king of R&B, a position that he seems likely to hold for some time. The former Mickey Mouser's cultural timeliness and canniness in collaboration make him an undeniable pop…
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Near and Deer

The career of Bay Area art-rock band Deerhoof continues as a testament to the potential for artistic merit to coincide with popular recognition. Recent years have found an acceleration of its accomplishments, both in terms of its consistently adventurous output…
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Morrissey

Morrissey's last record, the commercial comeback You Are the Quarry, was a giant sitting duck for sellout accusations, due in no small part to the thick sheen of Blink 182 vet Jerry Finn's production. However, it also contained some of…
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  • clipping at Brava Theater Sept. 11
    Sub Pop recording artists 'clipping.' brought their brand of noise-driven experimental hip hop to the closing night of 2016's San Francisco Electronic Music Fest this past Sunday. The packed Brava Theater hosted an initially seated crowd that ended the night jumping and dancing against the front of the stage. The trio performed a set focused on their recently released Sci-Fi Horror concept album, 'Splendor & Misery', then delved into their dancier and more aggressive back catalogue, and recent single 'Wriggle'. Opening performances included local experimental electronic duo 'Tujurikkuja' and computer music artist 'Madalyn Merkey.'"

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