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Music, All Shook Down The 13 Worst Songs to Listen to While High

The 13 Worst Songs to Listen to While High

In the world of random audio hallucination, there's the shit and then there's, well, shit. While I own some terrible stoner tunes, mere good taste, as everyone knows, goes for little in a world of thin walls, car audio, American…
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Music, All Shook Down Plug's <i>Back On Time</i>: Get High and Watch the Walls Melt

Plug's Back On Time: Get High and Watch the Walls Melt

Behind the buzz: These are treats from "long-lost" tracks that didn't make genre-spanning pop wizard Luke Vibert's (recording under his drum 'n bass monicker Pluf) celebrated 1996 cult…
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Music, All Shook Down Listen to This While High: They Might Be Giants' 'Album Raises New and Troubling Questions'

Listen to This While High: They Might Be Giants' 'Album Raises New and Troubling Questions'

Behind the buzz: Here is a collection of notable sweepings, left-offs and rejiggerings of classic old stuff thrown out for Yuletide trade.…
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Music, All Shook Down Get Ungratefully Dead (and Really Stoned) with the Cult of Dom Keller

Get Ungratefully Dead (and Really Stoned) with the Cult of Dom Keller

Behind the buzz: This is yet another case of a publicist lobbing the right series of adjectives over my email transom. Words like "acid-dripping" and "lysergic" promise…
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Music, All Shook Down Get Stoned with <i>Tape Club</i>, the Newest From Someone Still Loves You Boris Yeltsin

Get Stoned with Tape Club, the Newest From Someone Still Loves You Boris Yeltsin

Behind the buzz: Outta Springfield, Mo., this perennial Internet buzz band whose three full-lengths rate highly with the sort of indie blogoscenti most likely…
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Music, All Shook Down Listen to This While High: John Cale's New <i>Extra Playful</i> EP

Listen to This While High: John Cale's New Extra Playful EP

Behind the buzz: Seeing John Cale's first new release in over a half decade casually racked at Amoeba Music last weekend was a pleasant shock, and the title itself imparts a…
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Music, All Shook Down Stoned Listening: <i>Coco Beware</i>, by Caveman

Stoned Listening: Coco Beware, by Caveman

Behind the buzz: Caveman is a NYC quintet that routinely receives the kind of volunteer love a lot of publicists would gladly eat their own lips to get. Such lashings of bloggerly…
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Music, All Shook Down Get High and Climb the Wall with Ty Segall's "Spiders" 7-Inch

Get High and Climb the Wall with Ty Segall's "Spiders" 7-Inch

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Music, All Shook Down Blaze Away with Sea Lions' Joyously Stoned Debut Album

Blaze Away with Sea Lions' Joyously Stoned Debut Album

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Music, All Shook Down Vex Your Mind with Vex Ruffin's <i>Crash Course</i> EP

Vex Your Mind with Vex Ruffin's Crash Course EP

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Music, All Shook Down Get Stewed with Stew and The Negro Problem's <i>Making It</i>

Get Stewed with Stew and The Negro Problem's Making It

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Music, All Shook Down Get Stoned with the Dead Milkmen's New Album, <i>The King in Yellow</i>

Get Stoned with the Dead Milkmen's New Album, The King in Yellow

Behind the buzz: Eighties college-rock jokers you either got or you didn't, The Dead Milkmen are back with three original members and a snootful of the same old…
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Music, All Shook Down The Top 50 Songs To Get High To

The Top 50 Songs To Get High To

As you might imagine, combing back numbers of my Listen to This While High column and my own vast library for a reasonable stab at the Fifty Stoniest Songs Ever is a labor and hashish intensive experience. Preliminary fossickings…
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Music, All Shook Down Get Baked with The Sea and Cake's <i>Moonlight Butterfly</i>

Get Baked with The Sea and Cake's Moonlight Butterfly

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Music, All Shook Down Listen To This While High: Superchunk's <i>Foolish</i>

Listen To This While High: Superchunk's Foolish

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Music, All Shook Down Stoned Listening: VHS or Beta's <i>Diamonds and Death</i> Doubles Down on the Latter

Stoned Listening: VHS or Beta's Diamonds and Death Doubles Down on the Latter

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Music, All Shook Down Get Lit(erary) with Tunabunny's <i>Minima Moralia</i>

Get Lit(erary) with Tunabunny's Minima Moralia

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Music, All Shook Down Get High to the War on Drugs -- One of the Year's Best Albums

Get High to the War on Drugs -- One of the Year's Best Albums

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Music, All Shook Down Marijuana Strains That Sound Like Band Names

Marijuana Strains That Sound Like Band Names

Walk into any medical marijuana dispensary -- from the highest end Gaia-loving doobie-works to the grungiest toke hole -- and you'll behold a list of outlandish (and often annotated) strain names guaranteed to confound untutored neophytes and lung-abused crusties alike.…
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Music, All Shook Down Do the High Nightmare with Alice Cooper

Do the High Nightmare with Alice Cooper

Behind the buzz: The man called Alice is only now coming into his due-and-proper band that's about three decades tardy. This rowdy and star-crossed Original Goth never…
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