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The Best 50 Albums of 2011

Quit Mumbling's Best Albums of 2011

The best albums are much more than a collection of stand out songs. Like anything successful, a great album finds multiple parts coming together as one; accomplishing moods, textures, and developments not possible by any one singular piece. The best albums force you to take a step back, to not only look at each moment […]

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The Staff Picks of 2011

You should have seen the deliberation room after we finished the lists.  Papers scattered across the floor, blood and coffee stains on the carpet, I think at one point Kenny threw his laptop at Stuart (it just barely missed).  But it makes sense, because each one of us are so passionate about the music we […]

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The Stepkids @ The Echo Los Angeles 10.29.11

Los Angeles’s independent Stones Throw Records already packs a powerful roster of musicians including founder Peanut Butter Wolf, the eclectic Jonti, and of course the mastermind Madlib. Initially, and especially for hip hop fans, The Stepkids do not sound like the expected addition to the label, but, if you look under the hood, and pull […]

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Halloween in LA, 2011 (Fatboy Slim, The Stepkids, The Soft Moon, The Field, Air France)

Halloween weekend always becomes one of the most eventful times of the year. The only thing harder than deciding on a costume is figuring out where to wear it. Outside of the haunted parties we will probably end up at, we will still be hitting the music scene. Here’s our Halloween concert schedule. Hopefully, you […]

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August Mixtape

But this summer was so much different… August is always the month to look back and analyze what should have been the 3 best months of the year.  But we’re older now, trips to the beach are less frequent and time by the pool diminishing.  But this was another summer to be remembered by the […]

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The Stepkids- “Shadows On Behalf” / “Legend In My Own Mind”

The Stepkids (Stones Throw) (2011)

Stones Throw top themselves again with The Stepkids, a trio of professional touring musicians finally let loose for their own project. They have already shared the stage with the likes of Alicia Keyes, Lauryn Hill, and 50 Cent, but now bassist and keyboardist Dan Edinberg, guitarist Jeff Gitelman, and drummer Tim Walsh are ready for […]

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