If They Were Never to Break Up: Listen to The Beatles’ Black Album

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Boyhood is one of the most critically acclaimed movies of this year. It follows the life of a boy from the age of 6 to the age of 18. Richard Linklater, the director, succeeded in crafting a beautiful masterpiece. For an actual review, check out Anis Tabet’s here.
We’re here to discuss that scene in the car, the one where Ethan Hawke (the father) gives his son a triple volume Beatles album called…

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Surfing on a Rocket: Flum Project’s Spacey Sounds

Surfing on a Rocket: Flum Project’s Spacey Sounds

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Bunuel’s barber firmly grasping a woman’s head while he cuts off her eye as the viewer witnesses a full moon getting attacked by a cloud that takes the form of a razor. Rival Japanese yakuza members chasing each other in rowdy, neon-filled Tokyo streets. A middle-aged woman, gnawed by overwhelming paranoia, rapidly roaming the South California freeway in her 97 grey Sedan, her husband’s…

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Switchfoot: Top 10 Songs

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“Switchfoot is an American alternative rock band from San Diego, California. After early successes in the Christian rock scene, Switchfoot first gained mainstream recognition with the inclusion of four of their songs in the 2002 movie A Walk to Remember. This recognition led to their major label debut, The Beautiful Letdown, which was released in 2003 and featured the hits “Meant to Live” and…

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Air: Top 10 Songs (+Top 5 Remixed Air Songs)

Air: Top 10 Songs

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Air is perhaps the greatest music duo to emerge from France in the 21st century. Their influences range from Philipp Glass and Etienne de Crécy to Kraftwerk and Tangerine Dream. It’s hard to truly box their work into a specific genre, but most critics associate it with electronica, downtempo and psychedelic pop. They often experiment with trip-hop, nu jazz and ambient music.
Their songs are…

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God Is An Astronaut: Top 15 Songs

God Is An Astronaut: Top 15 Songs

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God Is an Astronaut is a band from the Glen of the Downs, Co. Wicklow, Ireland. Their music is suggested to combine epic melodies of post-rock, the precision of electronic-fuelled Krautrock à la Tangerine Dream and elements of space rock.

By Myrnz and Roma

Ascend to Oblivion

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Getting Down with Ollie Teeba

If you’re a fan of funky jazz-flavored instrumental hip hop, I’d have to recommend you give The Herbaliser a good listen. The British instrumental hip hop duo, who’ve been putting out material for nearly two decades now, consists of instrumentalist Jake Wherry and DJ/producer Ollie Teeba. In addition to his involvement with The Herbaliser, Teeba has produced independently for numerous MCs and is…

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5 Badass Jazz Tracks That’ll Bop You Hard

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A month ago on Project Revolver, Rani The First wrote a piece entitled “5 Badass Jazz Tracks That’ll Rock You Hard”.

In a sort of a friendly rivalry response, I present to you the acoustic version!

As the well planned pun in title, the jazz genre ‘hard bop’ is what it sounds like; music meant for you to bop your head e tito! Hard bop, the successor to the bebop genre (which was mostly associated…

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Top 10 69 Love Songs

Top 10 69 Love Songs

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The Magnetic Fields (in reference to André Breton’s novel) is an American indie pop/synthpop band who are best known for their “69 Love Songs”, a 3-volume album released in 1999. The group experiments with many genres in this album to deliver a great listen of your not-so-average love songs.

By Hiba Abou Jaoude

10. Love Is Like a Bottle of Gin

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Listen to the Complete Beatles Discography In One Go

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There are different points in our lives where we go back to playing those Beatles records and remember why they will always be the biggest band of all time. From the early 60′s silly love songs, to the genius of Abbey Road, the Beatles discography is a perfect cross-generational artwork.

Since the Beatles are not on Spotify, and since no one buys anything on iTunes anymore, many YouTube users…

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5 Badass Jazz Tracks That’ll Rock You Hard

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jacoA disclaimer before all the Metalheads get all sensitive about metal not being soft. It is. It’s actually one of the softest genres of music out there. Notice how most of heavy metal rockstars are ‘troubled’? Exactly. But that doesn’t mean we don’t like them, we do, and we’re always here for a hug whenever metal fails to make-up for their troubling insecurities. Now let’s get to business. The…

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