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Mac DeMarco is the Slacker With a Heart of Gold on the Endearing ‘Salad Days’
In American Hustle, when Jennifer Lawrence's character goes on and on about "that perfume you can't stop smelling even when there's something sour in it,"
March 28, 2014
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Carrie Brownstein and Fred Armisen Talk ‘Portlandia,’ Sleater-Kinney, and ‘Late Night’
On the new season of Portlandia, one of Carrie Brownstein's characters is dating a tax attorney; when he takes up the electric bass, she enlists St.
February 27, 2014
Swearin’ Coat Their Fuzzy Pop-Punk With Grit and Integrity on ‘Surfing Strange’
You can't blame a baby band for making a big commercial grab on their sophomore album, but thank god Swearin' didn't play it like that.
November 6, 2013
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