Nate Cavalieri

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  • 9 years ago | Music News

    The Bluebird Cafe is known as something of a kingmaker in Nashville, having hosted and helped launch such country titans as Garth Brooks and Mary Chapin Carpenter. During performances there, patrons are urged to abide by the Cafe's strict "Shhhh!"...

  • 9 years ago | Music News

    With a handful of underwhelming solo records and the drawn-out demise of Son Volt, Jay Farrar's last half-decade has been awfully uninspired -- just song after song cut from the same dreary fabric that has resulted in so much monotonous blue-colla...

  • 9 years ago | Music News

    Maybe the extended silence after K-Fed's debut single, "Popozao," was just to make Playing With Fire a perfectly timed punchline, the vapid playboy's treatise on woeful tabloid stardom, blurted in grade-school rhyme. Federline's need to prove his ...

  • 9 years ago | Music News

    More than the unlikely chant-along choruses or lofty lyrical abstractions, the most lasting impression made by the inventive post-pop on Chin Up Chin Up's second full-length is one of immense and disorienting wonder. The trail of breadcrumbs leadi...

  • 9 years ago | Music News

    Whether she's singing through speakers or in the footlights of the stage, or talking on the other end of a telephone, there's a certain distance in Aimee Mann's voice that makes her sound a million miles away. Especially today, while she's on brea...

  • 9 years ago | Music News

    Considering that it's been fifteen years since his last record of consequence, Paul Simon is certainly due for a comeback. With Brian Eno on the knobs and the world at war -- the inspiration for Simon's most acute writing -- the venerable songwrit...

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