Monthly Archives: February 2012

CJP – “Iana” (Mixtape)

It’s really cool to get music submissions from places where nobody really looks for music. “Iana” is a tape from CJP, a new artist from Skokie, Illinois. I had no idea what to expect when I put this tape on this morning, but I’m impressed with CJP’s style. This is his first release, but you can’t tell that from the

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Purity Ring

I’m not really sure how, but I stumbled across these guy a few days ago on Soundcloud. Now I’m hooked on them. There’s only three songs that I know of. I’ve done a little bit of digging (albeit not a whole lot) but I can’t find any more of their music. Regardless, it’s amazing that they’ve drawn their following, over

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R.I.P. Richard LaValliere

Photo credit: George Taylor, via Wow. It feels weird to write this, mainly because I never knew Richard personally. But I feel like I just have to say something about him. Before I continue on, let me give everyone a brief backstory of how I learned who Richard LaValliere was: If you know some of Milwaukee’s music history, chances

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