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June 28, 2019

The Black Keys Rock…Because They Can

The Black Keys are back for their ninth album, Let’s Rock. It’s released today on Easy Eye Sound/Nonesuch, and this one’s a rocker. Let’s Rock is a collection of what’s being called “straightforward rock,” the kind that singer/guitarist Dan Auerbach and drummer Patrick Carney played in their early days as a band. “When we’re together, […]

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June 27, 2019

Brian Eno Flies “Capsule,” Relaunches Apollo, Awarded Asteroid

Ambient musician Brian Eno recently advanced the track “Capsule” that is taken from the bonus disc “album” included as the second disc of his upcoming July 19 release, a remastered and “extended” version of his classic Apollo: Atmospheres & Soundtracks. “Capsule” reunites Eno with Apollo‘s original musical cast, his brother Roger and famed producer Daniel […]

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June 18, 2015

Reworking The Trafficbeat Website…

Trafficbeatsters! For any regular visitors to the Trafficbeat website, you might have noticed that it’s been a bit inconsistent with posts. The reason for this is that there have been many function challenges that accompanied its initial construction involving the database, then its “skinning,” making it a somewhat torturous process to post without technical problems virtually […]

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June 3, 2015

Louise Harrison Looks At Beatlemania

By the summer of 1965, Beatlemania had gripped the world, with fandom reaching the highest pinnacles of society. The Beatles had played for presidents, heads of state, and accepted a command performance from Queen Elizabeth II. So great was the Fab Four’s rising fame that, in June of 1965, they were named Members of the British Empire–a high honor for four kids from Liverpool. Now, on the cusp of the 50th Anniversary of their MBE induction, one person close to them is looking back at Beatlemania.

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