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REVIEWED: Vampire Weekend — “Modern Vampires of the City”

Bats … To The Future By Eric Webb The weekend is over. Welcome to the Vampire Event Horizon. The ever-erudite rapscallions from Columbia U have so fully realized their signature sound that they’ve become consumed by it — they have … Continue reading

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REVIEWED: James Blake — “Overgrown”

Tall, Gawk and Trance-some By Eric Webb Shoot. I don’t even know what to say. James Blake has broken my word hole. You know that thing that writers do when they aren’t smart enough to deftly craft complete sentences, so … Continue reading

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REVIEWED: Telekinesis — “Dormarion”

Subtlety Is A Superpower By Eric Webb Telekinesis is a golden retriever. Singer-mastermind Michael Benjamin Lerner doesn’t want much from you. He just wants to you to throw the metaphorical stick of approval, and he will return with his no-frills … Continue reading

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REC CENTER: Eric’s Picks for 4/9/13

I’ve been fighting a battle since I was in elementary school. Namely, I would like to not have the same body shape as a sock filled with sand. I’ve always been a jogger because it doesn’t require complex motor skills … Continue reading

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REVIEWED: Justin Timberlake — “The 20/20 Experience”

Tuxedos: The Reason For the Season By Eric Webb Justin Timberlake will be famous for the rest of his life. Sorry ’bout cha, Nick Carter. The reality of JT’s singular status as a entertainer wraps around The 20/20 Experience like … Continue reading

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REC CENTER: Eric’s Picks for 4/3/13

I haven’t had any coffee yet. I have no theme for this playlist in mind. My fingers are just hitting keys on the keyboard, kind of like how a chicken’s body will flail after its head is cut off. Why … Continue reading

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Eric’s 2013 SXSW Recap

So, Matt and I live in Austin. The circus recently came to town, you might have heard. South By Southwest is like running a marathon, regardless of whether you go to any shows. It pumps you full of endorphins because … Continue reading

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