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Pump Up The Jam: July 22, 2016

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Oliver Reed in Revolver: You will respect the moustache.

This week’s edition of “Pump Up The Jam” features Allie X, Ty Segall, and more.
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Pump Up The Jam: July 8, 2016

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Rumble says, “Life’s a beach!” Photo © Paul Hillier

Welcome to a new weekly column on Biff Bam Pop, “Pump Up The Jam,” where I take you through some of my musical highlights for the week, including music news, new releases, and other things you might have missed. This week: robots in disguise, CREEM Magazine, Yoko Ono, Peaches, and more.
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Pump Up The Jam: July 1, 2016

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William Hurt is tripping balls in Altered States.

Welcome to a new weekly column on Biff Bam Pop, “Pump Up The Jam,” where I take you through some of my musical highlights for the week, including music news, new releases, and other things you might have missed. This week we’ve got new music from VATS, Lowell, Cowtown, White Lies, and info on the Altered States soundtrack vinyl release.
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Pump Up The Jam: June 24, 2016

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Ziemba’s album Hope Is Never is out today.

Welcome to a new weekly column on Biff Bam Pop, “Pump Up The Jam,” where I take you through some of my musical highlights for the week, including music news, new releases, and other things you might have missed.
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Pump Up The Jam: June 17, 2016

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Odonis Odonis: Their new album Post Plague is out on June 17.

Welcome to a new weekly column on Biff Bam Pop, “Pump Up The Jam,” in which I take you through some of my musical highlights of the week, including music news, new releases, and other things you might have missed.

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The Audacious Eleven Podcast: Audacious on the Road

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The Biff Bam Pop! Podcast Network presents The Audacious Eleven Podcast, featuring Wendy Sheridan, Mary McGinley, Donna Juzva, and Biff Bam Pop’s own Robin Renee.

Audacious Eleven is a reality podcast that ventures from Pagan spirituality and life empowerment to technology, entrepreneurship, love, sex, and fandom. This week the show is all about on the road and events for May 2016, Check it out after the jump.

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Happy 50th Anniversary Pet Sounds!

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Today marks the 50th anniversary of the Beach Boys’ Pet Sounds, an album that at the time was considered a failure for the band, only going gold and not generating any huge singles. For Brian Wilson, the band’s de factor leader and songwriting genius, Pet Sounds was a labour of love, brought on by his desire to top the Beatles when it came to putting together an album of “all good songs’. Working with lyricist Tony Asher for the majority of the record, along with some help from bandmate Mike Love, Brian managed to do just that. Pet Sounds flows from beginning to end immaculately. It’s in many ways one of the first concept albums, as it deals with growing up and dealing with love – of being in love and wanting to be loved.

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Gobbledygeek: “Punch a Higher Floor”

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The Biff Bam Pop! Podcast Network presents Gobbledygeek featuring hosts Paul Smith and AJ Wiley and focusing on a variety of entertainment subjects, with our hosts and special guests frequently discussing films, comics, and television.

This week, AJ and Paul pay tribute to the much-missed Prince, his music and his movies, and also talk a bit about Keanu and High Rise. See and hear more after the jump.

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The GAR! Podcast: Phil Collins, Don’t Kill Us

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The Biff Bam Pop! Podcast Network presents The GAR! Podcast, the Glenn Walker and Ray Cornwall weekly podcast where they talk unrehearsed about whatever happens to come to mind. It’s an audio-zine for your mind, a nerd exploration of a nerd world, coming to you from across the vastness of suburban New Jersey via Skype. This week, we’re talking live and recorded from the 2016 Camden Comic Con, discussing Phil Collins, Star Wars, and cosplay, along with all the usual stuff. See and hear more after the jump.

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