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Band: Grizzly Bear Album: Shields Best song: Let’s say “Yet Again,” but this changes daily for me. Worst song: “Adelma” is a transition track and not really a “song,” per se, so let’s go that way. This album is brilliant. I was a late comer to Grizzly Bear for a myriad of reasons. However, the […]

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Band: Grizzly BearAlbum: VeckatimestBest song: “Two Weeks” is a delight and “Fine For Now” is amazing.Worst song: “Hold Still” isn’t great. In describing St. Vincent to a friend recently, I mentioned that Annie Clark used to work with Sufjan Stevens on some of his records. Similarly, in old conversations with my late best friend, he […]

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    I'm Ross Jordan Gianfortune. I am not a writer, but I sometimes write here about music and my life. I live in Washington, DC.

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