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VML’s Best Covers of 2012

BenZel & Jessie Ware / If You Love Me (Brownstone cover)

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Video: Paloma Faith Never Tear Us Apart (INXS Cover)

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Jay-Z’s 99 Problems = Solved

Or explained, anyway. Caleb Mason, an (associate) law professor at Southwestern University went waaaaay deep into the books and cross referenced the actual events said to have taken place in Jay-Z‘s “99 Problems” with the Fourth Amendment. I KNOW! The … Continue reading

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Today In Music History (B-day Edition)!

I totally need to thank everyone for the awesome bday wishes – you guys are making this day truly epic. With that in mind, I have to share my fave song to blast on this day every year. Stereo Total‘s … Continue reading

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Ok Seriously: The Horrors Covered Beyoncé

And it WORKS. Long live BBC Radio 1 Live Lounge‘s covers project! Quick, she needs to distract people from #BabyBumpGate2k11! Yes, sales of her album rose sharply after the announcement. Let this be a lesson to consumers. So here’s my … Continue reading

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Jarvis Cocker & The Strokes Cover The Cars

Now, I know I say “festivals are MAGIC” on a daily basis, but here really is the proof. Last night at the Reading Festival Pulp frontman Jarvis Cocker gig-bombed the stage during The Strokes‘ set. Unlike earlier antics, this time … Continue reading

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MP3: Lemonade Cover Shai’s “The Place Where You Belong”

BEST NEWS EVER! The last time I saw Lemonade play live was New Year’s Eve with Surfer Blood in NYC a couple years ago and they killllllled it. I think that was when people were throwing the “Brooklyn Tropicalia” moniker … Continue reading

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Soooooo Miley Cyrus Covered Gorillaz’ Meloncholy Hill

and I will use ANY excuse to post a Gorillaz video, especially one where Noodle gets to shine. But seriously, Miley is down with Gorillaz? Seems like she dedicated the song to 2 of her dancers that got engaged on … Continue reading

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DFA Records Releases Pylon Tribute (With Help From Their Friends)

Athens, Georgia alt rock pioneers PYLON (as in REM called them the most important band in America to Rolling Stone back in the day) are getting an interesting redux, courtesy of one of our fave labels and two of our … Continue reading

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VML Playlist 2-4-11

Wow is it the end of the week already? Time flies when it comes to February. With so many album releases on the horizon our calendar is full of wall to wall shows. Last night I went to see The … Continue reading

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