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Lickety Split

Robert Randolph & the Family Band
BLUE NOTE

Randolph is an unlikely rock guitar hero, playing pedal steel and coming out of the Gospel Sacred Steel tradition.

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Express Rising

Express Rising
ERR

The last we heard from mysterious down-tempo instrumental hip-hop producer and obsessive crate-digger Dante Carfagna — aka Express Rising — was roughly a decade ago, when, after a few s

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TANK

Dat Boi Dunn
SELF-RELEASED

Dunn, one-third of Skyscraper Stereo, returns with his second solo, a deeply personal listen that equally satisfies head-nodders and reflects his status as our emcee with the best stage banter.

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We’re Not Waiting For You

Aint Worth Killin
NINE TO NINE

I’m not crazy, you’re the one who’s crazy if you thought early ’80s skate punk was a fond but very distant memory.

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Not many could be named connoisseurs of melody — in composition and in song.

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Movin’ On

The Big Diggity
SELF-RELEASED

Seven years between records in this town is an eternity, but it’s not as though Mauriece Hamilton has stayed dormant.

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Bonnie “Prince” Billy

Bonnie “Prince” Billy
SELF-RELEASED

Will Oldham hasn’t run out of tricks in his 20-plus years of sharing his music with Louisville and beyond.

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Beyond All Light

Anagnorisis
SELF-RELEASED

Within the ever-changing musical landscape of Louisville, a crop of black metal acts have emerged and quickly become a force to be reckoned with.

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Vessel

Vessel
SELF-RELEASED

I turned on the CD player, started hearing some disc I had left in the day before, and wondered if it was some unreleased material from The Band I forgot I had. A Grateful Dead side project?

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Over Thinking

Marc Adams
SELF-RELEASED

Sure, I didn’t like Marc’s first album, but good music is undeniable. He has a strong ear for beats and is a pretty fair writer.