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Pearl Jam’s “Ten” Turns 20

August 27, 2011

Pearl Jam‘s first album, Ten, was released twenty years ago today.  Though it took a while for Ten to gain commercial success, it is widely considered one of the American alternative rock’s most influential albums. Songs like Alive, Even Flow, Jeremy, and Black are forever tied to that era in my mind and still hold [...]

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MTV Turns 30

August 1, 2011

Thirty years ago today, a few cable providers started carrying MTV.  August 1, 1981 saw the beginning of a major revolution in the way people got music, the way musicians got heard, and the culture gets spread.  I believe, as do many others, that MTV reached its peak in the 1980s, or maybe even the [...]

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