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Mental Jukebox Best of 2016 Countdown: #10-6

Getting down to my very top fave picks of the year! #10 -Bob Moses “Tearing Me Up” Loved this one on first listen and now I can’t get enough! Bob Moses is an electronic duo from Vancouver, Canada (now residing … Continue reading

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Mental Jukebox Best of 2016 Countdown: #20 – 16

#20 – Sia “Cheap Thrills”/”The Greatest” Stepping away from my usual alternative-genre focus to give “two-fer” props to one of my fave pop releases this year. I was quite impressed with Sia’s “Some People Have Real Problems” CD (her 4th … Continue reading

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Mental Jukebox Best of 2016 Countdown: 21-25

Yep, it’s that time of year again already – where I highlight my favorite musical offerings of the year gone by. These are the tunes that graced my iPod most often in 2016 and are definitely worth another listen. (Some … Continue reading

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November 2016 Music Picks

Holy White Hounds “Blind” Holy White Hounds are one of the most interesting rock-leaning alt bands on the scene right now. I’ve really been getting into this band and their heavy bass-laden grooves. It’s hard to pin down their unique … Continue reading

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September 2016 Music Picks Pt. 2

Saint Motel “Move” I’m a sucker for both retro-flair and prominently placed horns in pop tunes, so California-based pop rockers Saint Motel are a band that basically ‘had me at Hello’. I adored the “Voyeur” album, and the debut single … Continue reading

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September 2016 Music Picks Pt. 1

Miike Snow “My Trigger”  The Swedish electropop trio known as Miike Snow know their way around a hit, having written and produced for some of the biggest names in pop (Britney Spears, Bruno Mars, Madonna, and more). Their third album, … Continue reading

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August 2016 Music Picks

Beck “Wow”   As a longtime admirer of Beck’s creative originality, I confess this one had me scratching my head a bit at first.  (Even Beck himself expressed surprise that it was chosen as a single).  “Wow” is an apt … Continue reading

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