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Welcome to our record — strap your shit in

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“We’re in New Orleans. We’re out of our minds. Welcome to our record — strap your shit in. — Christopher Thorn of Blind Melon on Soup

There was a time when critics could single-handedly take down an album with a negative review.




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Jessica Lee McMillan

Jessica Lee McMillan

Poet, Iconoclast, Word Nerd. Likes shiny things. Writes on Philosophy, Music, Nature.

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