Alex Claiborne

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Recent Pieces from Alex Claiborne

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726: Bands in Costume, 10/25/2019 (:00)
From: Sound Opinions

Rock and roll has never been purely about the music. The image a band puts forward can be almost as important as their songs. Some bands take it an extra step and make ...
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725: The Rolling Stones' Exile on Main St. Classic Album Dissection, 10/18/2019 (59:00)
From: Sound Opinions

Though originally panned by many critics, the Rolling Stones' 1972 album Exile on Main St. is now considered a masterpiece. Hosts Jim DeRogatis and Greg Kot serve up a ...
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724: Songs We Love By Bands We Dislike, 10/11/2019 (59:00)
From: Sound Opinions

Have you ever listened to a song and loved it, only to find out it’s by an artist you can’t stand? Hosts Jim DeRogatis and Greg Kot will explore the concept of great songs by ...
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723: Sound Opinions: Family Bands, 10/4/2019 (59:00)
From: Sound Opinions

The family that plays together, stays together, right? If you‘ve ever traveled in a van with your mother, father, sister or brother, you know it's not that easy. From Sister ...
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722: Fugazi Classic Album Dissection, 9/27/2019 (59:00)
From: Sound Opinions

Washington D.C. post-punk band Fugazi reshaped the definition of punk in America. Their 1990 debut album, Repeater, connected with a generation and eventually sold more than ...
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721: Sound Opinions: Opinions on Lana Del Rey, Tool & More, Farewell to Ric Ocasek & Daniel Johns... (59:00)
From: Sound Opinions

With an influx of new music, hosts Jim DeRogatis and Greg Kot decide it's time for a review roundup. They share their opinions on records by Tool, Lana Del Rey, Common and ...
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720: Sound Opinions: Buried Treasures & Peter Lewis of Moby Grape, 9/13/2019 (59:00)
From: Sound Opinions

Hosts Jim DeRogatis and Greg Kot are always on the lookout for buried treasures - newly released music that is flying underneath the critical and commercial radar. They're ...
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719: Sound Opinions: James Alexander of the Bar-Kays & Favorite Bass Lines, 9/6/2019 (59:00)
From: Sound Opinions

This week, hosts Jim DeRogatis and Greg Kot are joined by legendary funk and R&B bassist James Alexander of the Bar-Kays. They discuss his early days as a pivotal part of the ...
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718: Sound Opinions: Quitting Songs and Whitney, 8/30/2019 (59:00)
From: Sound Opinions

While critical and commercially successful “soft rock” music is rare in 2019, the Chicago band Whitney found a way to make it work. This week, hosts Jim DeRogatis and Greg ...
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717: Sound Opinions: Best Music Cameos, 8/23/2019 (59:00)
From: Sound Opinions

Sometimes, all it takes for a song to go from good to great is the addition of a guest artist, whether it’s a rapper going in on the verse or a guitarist shredding a solo. ...