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Entries from Oct 2009

Breast Cancer Awareness Month Benefit Show

09 Oct 2009 · 1 Comment

Here at I Hate the Sound of Guitars I don’t generally promote upcoming events (or actually offer content that’s in any way timely). So if I’m making an exception, you know it’s got to be for something special.
If you’re reading this, you already know about Bradley’s Almanac, right? It’s not just one of the best [...]

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Tags: special event · the middle east

Song of the Month: Hussalonia, “For Those About to Rock, I Ignore You”

09 Oct 2009 · No Comments

It was just about a month ago that I became aware of the self-described “pop music cult” Hussalonia, and since then I’ve listened to Hussalonia songs about 350 times. Even more surprising, I’m showing no signs of getting sick of them.
Partly this is because Hussalonia is really good*, partly it’s because they (mostly just he [...]

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