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An Eclectic Mix of Voices Stir on New LPs

Johnny Marr, John Mellencamp and Nikki Lane thrill on their highly-anticipated returns, while a new tribute to Bruce Springsteen’s epic “Born in the U.S.A.” is essential listening for Americana and roots music lovers. Artist: Johnny Marr. Title: Playland (New Voodoo). You might like if you enjoy: The Church, The Cure, The Smiths. Tell me more: The breakaway modern…
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Nikki Lane – All Or Nothin’

There’s a confidence that Nikki Lane tends to exude that makes you realize – not even midway through the opening “Right Time,” that she has not only got the stage and vocal swagger to spare – but she’s likely had it since she first performed in front of the public. Imagine what Wanda Jackson might have sounded like had she started her career today instead of the 1950s, and you’ve got it – almost. At times, like on the opening…
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