Monthly Archives: September 2011

R.E.M. Calls it a Day

     I Just finished reading the news on R.E.M.’s official website that after more than 30 years together as a band they have decided to call it a Day.  Here is the post from their website “To our Fans and … Continue reading

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Beirut releases new record “The Rip Tide”

    I have always been a sucker for a good horn section, they just seem to pick up where the strings leave off and almost seem to breathe life into songs where life was lacking, and with the band Beirut … Continue reading

Posted in Balkan folk, Ben Lanz, Electronica, Indie folk, Kelly Pratt, Nick Petree, Paul Collins, Perrin Cloutier, World music, Zach Condon | Leave a comment


     Every once in awhile I come across a track that sticks in my head and won’t leave, this track by PS I LOVE YOU featuring Diamond Rings called “Leftovers” is one of those tracks. I really can’t go into … Continue reading

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Where the Hell has he Been ?

    Maybe some of you have been asking yourselves why there have been no new SSGS Blog posts over the last month…or maybe not, that’s cool but just to let you know I’m still alive..I’m still here..I still want to … Continue reading

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