Alex Claiborne

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Recent Pieces from Alex Claiborne

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716: The Mountain Goats & Opinions on Sleater-Kinney, 8/16/2019 (59:00)
From: Sound Opinions

Over the course of 17 albums, The Mountain Goats have gone from a super lo-fi solo project to a polished four piece combo. We're joined by the whole band for an exclusive ...
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717: Sound Opinions: Best Music Cameos, 8/23/2019 (: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. ...
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715: Sound Opinions: The Legend of Robert Johnson, 8/9/2019 (59:00)
From: Sound Opinions

For decades, the myths surrounding Robert Johnson overshadowed his contributions as a singer, songwriter and guitarist. From the legend that he sold his soul to the devil at ...
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714: Sound Opinions: Why the Ramones Matter, 8/2/2019 (59:00)
From: Sound Opinions

Back in the 1970s, punk was shorthand for a subculture that took pride in breaking the mainstream’s mold. And at the vanguard of punk rock was The Ramones. Jim DeRogatis and ...
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713: Sound Opinions: Julia Jacklin, 7/26/2019 (59:00)
From: Sound Opinions

While Australian singer-songwriter Julia Jacklin’s voice has a soft vibrato and sweet tone, her lyrics are laced with a dry sense of humor and unflinching honesty. Hosts Jim ...
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712: Buried Treasures & Tasha, 7/19/2019 (59:00)
From: Sound Opinions

It's time again for hosts Jim DeRogatis and Greg Kot to share their latest buried treasures: recently released, under-the-radar albums you need to hear! They'll also chat ...
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711: Sound Opinions: Marvin Gaye's What's Going On, 7/12/2019 (59:00)
From: Sound Opinions

This week, hosts Jim DeRogatis and Greg Kot look back on Marvin Gaye's classic album What's Going On. They discuss the tracks, cultural climate and overarching themes of the ...
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710: Sound Opinions: Neil Young's Rust Never Sleeps 40th Anniversary, 7/5/2019 (59:00)
From: Sound Opinions

Forty years later, Neil Young and Crazy Horse's masterpiece Rust Never Sleeps still captivates listeners and critics with its simple melodies, complex lyrics and ...
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709: Sound Opinions: Songs That Made Us, 6/28/2019 (59:00)
From: Sound Opinions

Most music lovers can point to a song that made them: perhaps one that helps define them, or just one of those songs that defines a time in their life. This week, hosts Jim ...