Thad Aerts
HifiZine writer and reviewer


What I’m listening to……….

right now: Listening to it on SACD. Stunning. More on that later.

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What I listened to………..

on my way to ride the trails at Platte River State Park: Recent discovery for me – See You Next Tuesday is everything you could want and more from a hardcore band – right down to the snarky name.  Pretty brutal: SYNT Live (Static and all….) SYNT track SYNT track (personal fav)  

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What I listened to….

as I rode in to sling drinks: I saw this Colorado Springs band a number of years back when they came through town and they knocked my socks off. I loved all of the eleven minutes that their set lasted – which is about how long the above record lasts. I wonder if kids listen […]

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What I listened to…….

this morning on my two-wheeled, pedal powered commute to the gym: Which is perfectly fitting given my increasing interest in the post-golden era of American jazz.  This one is a doozy – especially “Woody’N You.” Smokin’!    

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Battles at The Bourbon Theater – Lincoln, NE 7/18/11

This past Monday, I capped off my evening by heading to downtown Lincoln’s Bourbon Theater to see Battles. The NYC (recently made) trio brought their brand of post math-rock (despised term, I’m sure) to Lincoln in support of their newest recorded offering Gloss Drop – which is out now on Warp. I’m not a huge Battles fan. […]

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