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Posted at 08:00 AM ET, 01/05/2010

Drop box: Reviews of Freelance Whales, Mika and Asylum Street Spankers

Freelance Whales channel Arcade Fire on debut album "weathervanes." The new release schedule picks up steam soon, but this week's batch of CD reviews is the final installment of Lost Tracks, featuring overlooked albums from 2009. This time we've got...

By David Malitz  |  08:00 AM ET, 01/05/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Drop box | Tags:  Asylum Street Spankers, Freelance Whales, Mika

Posted at 01:00 PM ET, 12/31/2009

Lists: Music editor Joe Heim's top albums of 2009

The "superpop" of Mika's "The Boy Who Knew Too Much" was a highlight of 2009. Washington Post music editor Joe Heim is a man of few words, thoughtful and succinct. Here he offers up his favorite albums of 2009 and...

By David Malitz  |  01:00 PM ET, 12/31/2009 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Lists | Tags:  Bob Dylan, Brad Paisley, Darlings, Double Dagger, Girls, John Fogerty, K'naan, Mika, Mos Def, Swell Season, Them Crooked Vultures, Visqueen