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stranger than known: 10 Great contemporary Spanish bands that should be better known outside Spain

stranger than known: 10 Great contemporary Spanish bands that should be better known outside Spain | stranger than known | Scoop.it
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BBC - Culture - Why The Beatles’ Yellow Submarine is a trippy cult classic

BBC - Culture - Why The Beatles’ Yellow Submarine is a trippy cult classic | stranger than known | Scoop.it
Yellow Submarine is a delight that deserves greater recognition. Rumour has it, it’s one of the Queen’s favourite films, writes Holly Williams.
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How music can free your mind - BBC Ideas

How music can free your mind - BBC Ideas | stranger than known | Scoop.it
Watch: Writer Adam Gopnik explains just how revolutionary rock music can be and why liberty is "the freedom to tell people what they don't want to hear".
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Hinds: 'Rock 'n' roll is not cool anymore'

Hinds: 'Rock 'n' roll is not cool anymore' | stranger than known | Scoop.it
"In Spain they don't support the new blood as you guys do, the fresh things and the youth.
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Quincy Jones, In Conversation

Quincy Jones, In Conversation | stranger than known | Scoop.it
Music legend Quincy Jones on who he thinks killed JFK, the secret Michael Jackson, his relationship with the Trumps, and the problem with modern pop.
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Larkin Poe on Audiotree Live (Full Session)

Larkin Poe perform on Audiotree Live, August 28, 2017. Purchase the session! We split profits 50/50 with the band: iTunes: http://apple.co/2xdKGo0 Spotify
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Tracing the Rock and Roll Race Problem

Tracing the Rock and Roll Race Problem | stranger than known | Scoop.it
What’s odd to me—no, it’s not odd, it’s depressing—is the way that rock music, particularly rock music of the 1960s and ’70s, has become the soundtrack to the reactionary right, the way it’s become the white-male right-wing revanchist soundtrack. Yeah, the way this music gets appropriated by that side of things; it kind of boggles the mind. But at the same time, it speaks to the extent to which a lot of that music has been really drained of its context, and drained of understandings of the contexts that produced it, understandings of the various political and cultural commitments of the artists that produce
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Magic mushrooms 'reset' depressed brain

Magic mushrooms 'reset' depressed brain | stranger than known | Scoop.it
Psilocybin - the hallucinogenic ingredient in mushrooms - may help in depression, a study suggests.
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Worth Their Wait

Worth Their Wait | stranger than known | Scoop.it
I began reading the NME To say that this paper had a formative influence on me would be a typically English understatement.
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The 100 greatest comedies of all time

The 100 greatest comedies of all time | stranger than known | Scoop.it
BBC Culture polled 253 film critics from 52 countries to determine the funniest films ever made.
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Captain Beefheart Issues His “Ten Commandments of Guitar Playing”

Electricity attracts devils and demons. Other instruments attract other spirits. An acoustic guitar attracts Casper. A mandolin attracts Wendy. But an electric guitar attracts Beelzebub.
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The erotic songs lost in translation

The erotic songs lost in translation | stranger than known | Scoop.it
Many musicians have tried to interpret the French legend Serge Gainsbourg’s songs – but no one more successfully than his lover and muse Jane Birkin, writes Cath Pound.
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The story behind the iconic 'A Great Day in Harlem' photo | NY Daily News

The story behind the iconic 'A Great Day in Harlem' photo | NY Daily News | stranger than known | Scoop.it
These 57 jazz legends met photographer Art Kane in front of a Harlem brownstone on Aug. 12, 1958. Here is the unforgettable result.
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Eight Things You Didn't Know About Raymond Chandler's The Big Sleep

Eight Things You Didn't Know About Raymond Chandler's The Big Sleep | stranger than known | Scoop.it
Anthony Dean Rizzuto shares eight surprising things he learned when co-editing The Annotated Big Sleep by Raymond Chandler.
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Radio 4 - Archive on 4, David Bowie: Verbatim

Radio 4 - Archive on 4, David Bowie: Verbatim | stranger than known | Scoop.it
David Bowie's extraordinary life and career told in his own words.
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How Creedence Clearwater Revival Became the Soundtrack to Every Vietnam Movie

How Creedence Clearwater Revival Became the Soundtrack to Every Vietnam Movie | stranger than known | Scoop.it
From Forrest Gump to The Post, music supervisors can’t let go of Creedence. We trace the history of this cinematic cliché.
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How bands are escaping the music industry snake pit

How bands are escaping the music industry snake pit | stranger than known | Scoop.it
Technology is helping musicians, bands and artists get a bigger share of the revenues from their work.
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Even more spine tingling without the band.  Grace Slick Vocals Isolated - White Rabbit

Even cooler and more powerful than you'd imagine! ............................ FAQ & LYRICS (below) Q: Who did the original vocals isolation an
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Waking Life explores a wide range of philosophical issues. Directed by Richard Linklater

Directed by Richard Linklater. Waking Life explores a wide range of philosophical issues including the nature of reality, dreams, consciousness, the meaning of life, free will, and existentialism.
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Directed by Richard Linklater. Waking Life explores a wide range of philosophical issues including the nature of reality, dreams, consciousness, the meaning of life, free will, and existentialism.

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The subversive power of calypso music

The subversive power of calypso music | stranger than known | Scoop.it
Its bouncy beats and tuneful melodies often serve up serious, even subversive, messages. The music demands more careful listening, writes Benjamin Ramm.
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1945 THE HOUSE I LIVE IN - Frank Sinatra - Award-winning anti-fascist short film

Starring Frank Sinatra, Teddy Infuhr, Harry McKim, Ronnie Ralph, Merrill Rodin and Alex Stordahl. Directed Mervyn LeRoy. Made to stem the rising tide o
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What We’re Missing in the Analog vs. Digital Debate

What We’re Missing in the Analog vs. Digital Debate | stranger than known | Scoop.it
In his new book, Damon Krukowski locates the past in digital and the future in analog. It turns out the connection is in ourselves.
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