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July 10, 2009

Big Boi, All Time Low, etc.

I'd like to take a moment and humbly steer your attention to two music stories I wrote this week. I talked to Big Boi of rap duo OutKast about his solo album (it still doesn't have a release date), and local pop rockers All Time Low about their new album (which was released on Tuesday). Both stories are, in my opinion, quite diggable.

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Posted by Sam Sessa at 7:11 AM | | Comments (4)
Categories: Local music, Random stuff


Great article Sam.

IMO, Big Boi is a musical genius. And not just a "rap/hip hop genius." The man simply KNOWS music inside and out.

Many folks claim Andre is the more talented of the two, but I've always thought it to be the opposite.

Sam, please, please just never use the word "thuggier" in a story ever again.

where's the ATL story? The link goes to big boi and I can't find it on the music page. ATL are my boys. :(

never mind I'm dumb..didn't see that there were two links.

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Erik Maza is a features reporter at the Baltimore Sun. He writes for several sections of the Sun paper and contributes weekly columns on music and nightlife. He also writes and edits the Midnight Sun blog. He often covers entertainment, business, and the business of entertainment. Occasionally, he writes about Four Loko, The Block, the liquor board, and those who practice "simulated sex with a potted palm tree." Before The Sun, he was a reporter at the Miami New Times. He's also written for Miami magazine, the Orlando Sentinel, the Sarasota Herald Tribune and the Gainesville Sun. Got tips? Gripes? Pitches? He's reachable at Click here to keep up with the dumb music he's listening to.

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