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Prince – Into the Vault: A Fantasy Album

This entry is part 1 of 4 in the series Prince - Into the Vault

This entry is part 1 of 4 in the series Prince – Into the VaultOver the next few days, in preparation for the deluxe version of “Purple Rain,” musician Brandon Schott, a self-proposed Prince fanatic, and I, another Prince fanatic, will delve into Prince’s mythical vault, which contains hundreds, possibly even thousands of songs, unreleased to …

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13 Truly Bad Lyrics

Picking bad lyrics from pop music is like shooting fish in a barrel. It’s too easy. Pop music, in and of itself, is supposed to be about the hook, the melody, the chord progressions – not the lyrics. We leave that to Bob Dylan and Springsteen. I’m sure I’ll get lots of additions to this list, but …

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Where to Find Pure Pop Music Online

I get a lot of emails from people asking, “Where do you find this music that you review? It’s not on my radio station?” It is a mystery why melodic pop/power pop/pure pop is not more popular on today’s radio. And I won’t turn this into a diatribe against corporate radio, although it would be …

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