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Sleep | Dopesmoker [re-issue]

In the early-'90s metal drought, a strange strain developed through the cracks in the pavement, as downtuned strings, sluggish tempos, and vintage amplification led to the blossoming of stoner rock.
Southern Lord (2012)
By DANIEL BROCKMAN  |  June 08, 2012
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Smashing Pumpkins | Gish/Siamese Dream

Billy Corgan's zeitgeist whine, so omnipresent via high-charting Siamese Dream tracks "Today" and "Disarm," was the true sound of the alterna-'90s.
Capitol (2011) 
By ZETH LUNDY  |  December 02, 2011
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The Rolling Stones | Some Girls

Hindsight demands each deluxe reissue of a Rolling Stones record be declared a masterpiece, despite the reality that for every flawless Let It Bleed there is a Steel Wheels stumble, with 1978's Some Girls falling somewhere in the middle of a spotty five
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By MICHAEL CHRISTOPHER  |  November 25, 2011
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Various Artists | True Soul: Deep Sounds from the Left of Stax

Soul hounds love deep, obscure shit — the deeper it is, the more obscure it is, the funkier it is, the more Southern it is, the better.
Now-Again (2011)
By ZETH LUNDY  |  July 15, 2011
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The Who | Live at Leeds: 40th Anniversary Super-Deluxe Collector's Edition

Nearly three decades after launching a farewell tour, the Who continue to wring out dough from their fans both live and via recorded versions of their concerts.
Universal (2010)
By MICHAEL CHRISTOPHER  |  December 03, 2010
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Chromatics | Night Drive

Independent Italo-disco throwback record label Italians Do It Better is rooted as deeply in punk-rock DIY as it is in dance 12-inches from the '70s and drugged-out '80s club-night afterparties.
Italians Do It Better (2010)
By ANDREW GRAHAM  |  November 19, 2010


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Queensrÿche | Empire: 20th Anniversary Edition

Queensrÿche were always a bit too smart for the late-'80s hair-metal genre in which they were pigeonholed.
Capitol (2010)
By MICHAEL CHRISTOPHER  |  November 19, 2010
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Hello, Numan

Gary Numan has never been one for nostalgia.
A synth-pop legend reluctantly accepts his past
By MATT PARISH  |  October 22, 2010
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John Lennon | Signature Box

Part absurdist wit, part domestic romantic, and part quasi-revolutionary, John Lennon had a restless, albeit brief, post-Beatles career.
Capitol (2010)
By ZETH LUNDY  |  October 08, 2010
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Interview: Six Finger Satellite

Providence retro-futuristic bad boys Six Finger Satellite have re-issued their elusive 1994 self-released Machine Cuisine Companion Cassette off Anchor Brain records, available for the post-analog age via internet download or cassette.
Providence band talks Machine Cuisine Companion Cassette reissue
By NICK BLAKEY  |  September 03, 2010
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Review: The Stone Roses | The Stone Roses (Legacy Edition)

The Stone Roses' 1989 debut LP has been deified by such dubious tastemakers as the NME and Oasis's Noel Gallagher — and the rest of us really like it too.
Silvertone/Legacy (2009)
By ZETH LUNDY  |  September 18, 2009