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Neko Case gives away free download

Wednesday, January 14, 2009 – Anti- Records released a free download of People Got A Lotta Nerve, the first single from Neko Case's new album "Middle Cyclone" (March 3).

For every blog that posts the song and iLike user who adds it to his/her profile, Case and Anti- will make a donation benefiting Best Friends Animal Society. The promotion will run from Jan. 14-Feb. 3. Five dollars will be donated for every blog post and $1 for every user of iLike that adds the song to his/her profile.

Best Friends Animal Society is celebrating its 25th anniversary as one of the country's leading animal rescue organizations. Founded in 1984, Best Friends advances nationwide animal welfare initiatives by working with shelter and rescue groups around the country.

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Chanteuse Neko Case seems to have a taste for animal flesh - at least in the titles of her albums. Her last CD, "The Tigers Have Spoken," featured Case in a live setting. Having returned to the studio (after a stint with her other project, Canadian power popsters The New Pornographers), Case seems to be pushing into new terrain. Her voice is more ethereal in selections such as "Margaret vs. Pauline" or "Hold On, Hold On" (which also features great rat-a-tat-tat drums by Travis Good). »»»
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Neko Case is blessed with a dynamic clarion of a voice- emotionally powerful, yet expressing a beguiling openness and vulnerability. On this, her third full-length record, she's left the scattershot variety of her debut, "The Virginian" and the torch and twang-rock of her follow-up "Furnace Room Lullaby" behind for darker territory. The new record is dark, forbidding and dread-filled. Case's writing, arguably more effective than ever (all but two songs are her own), sets the mood that's then »»»
Editorial: Walking the talk – When names like Hank Williams, Johnny Cash, Waylon and the Hag are invoked, you're talking hard core country. These are the touchstones of country , the guys who made country music what it was and still is (or maybe can be). When these folks would sing about being down-and-out and the rough-and-tumble, they knew of what they were singing about. Fast forward a few years to the country singers of today. »»»
Concert Review: The Lil Smokies provide the perfect antidote – On a night when the world to be falling further apart thanks to coronavirus (this would be the night the NBA postponed the season), there stood The Lil Smokies to at least in some small measure save the day. The quintet is part of a generation of musicians with bluegrass as the basis, but not totally the sum of the music either.... »»»
Concert Review: White makes the case for himself, no matter how dark the music – John Paul White opined with a glint in his eyes that his songs were not of the uplifting variety. In fact, they were downright dark. How else to explain "The Long Way" with the line "long way home back to you." Or "James," a song inspired by his grandfather who suffered from dementia. But lest you think that the Alabama... »»»
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