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A Top 20 Album: Dookie by Green Day

Similar to Weezer’s Blue Album, Green Day’s Dookie turned 20 within the first half of this year, and it serves as yet another indicator of how great music was that year. In the California trio’s third studio album and major label debut, Green Day packs 15 tracks into under 40 minutes, making for a project with […]

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Song Spotlight Throwback Thursday

Flashback Friday: “Man in the Box” by Alice in Chains

Welllll, I forgot to do the Throwback Thursday, so I figured I’d use this alliteration cop out instead. Anyway, I have been obsessed with this song for the past week, and now I really want to delve into Alice in Chains’s library. I’ve always been a fan of Layne Staley’s voice and the vocal harmonies […]

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Song Spotlight Wild Card

Wild Card Wednesday: “Come a Little Closer” by Cage the Elephant

Thought I’d kill two birds with one stone here. My review for Cage the Elephant’s newest album Melophobia just got put up on emmiemagazine.com, so hopefully you all have some time to check that out. As for “Come a Little Closer”, this chill single is one of the prime cuts from the album. If there’s […]

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Wild Card Wednesday: “Chocolate” by The 1975

I finally took the time to listen to the self-titled debut album of English indie band The 1975, and as of now my thoughts are mixed. Recommended to me by fellow WUD Music members, I knew it was a band I wanted to give a chance, and with the serendipitous placement of a Spotify ad […]