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Robert Kinsler – My Favorite Albums of 2012

I have always been reluctant to post any so-called “Best Of” album lists. Rather I prefer to title my end-of-year lists “Favorite Albums” since I think that while a certain album might be recognized as significant or essential in any given year it might wear out its welcome in the years ahead. To be honest, I rarely listen to Nirvana’s Nevermind but still love to play Pearl Jam’s timeless Ten and both were released in 1991. The list that follows here is a subjective look at what I like and albums I’m pretty sure will sound great in 2013, 2020 or beyond…
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Singer Aimee Mann Debuts ‘Sandy’ Song

Singer Aimee Mann has a new song born of her experience riding out this week’s superstorm in a Brooklyn hotel. Called “Sandy” and sung to the tune of Barry Manilow’s “Mandy,” the humorous song cheered a storm-weary concert audience in …
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Aimee Mann Delivers Rousing Performance In San Juan Capistrano

I’ve caught Aimee Mann in concert a number of times since the 1990s and being a big fan of her songcraft, I have always been impressed. But last night’s performance by the Richmond, Virginia native on the first night of her fall 2012 tour proved to be the best show I’ve ever caught from the celebrated singer-songwriter. Mann is touring in support of her fantastic new album Charmer, and kicked things off…
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Concert Review: Aimee Mann Kicks Off New Tour

Aimee Mann‘s headlining appearance at the Coach House Friday night clocked in at a mere 80 minutes, but there were no wasted moments amid a fast-paced show that displayed her ever-deepening skills as a singer, songwriter and bandleader. Kicking off her summer 2011 tour before a near-capacity crowd at the San Juan Capistrano joint, Mann noted she hadn’t played the venue in many years, then got a number of verbal affirmatives from…
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