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Altrok Ticker 6/4/2004
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Who Wants To Be A Penniless Blues Legend's Millionaire Heir:
It's inspirational that Claude Johnson could successfully claim to be Robert Johnson's heir. It's even more gratifying that it could elicit his mother's testimony verifying that claim. (Posted by Robin Pastorio-Newman)

Ingest Musically:
Our apologies in advance for the music-spewing ticker, but hey, we can't resist a nice list of songs about food and wine... (Posted by Robin Pastorio-Newman)

The Quotable Morrissey:
The ever-quotable Morrissey hasn't changed with the current round of publicity at the release of his new album You Are the Quarry, launching such self-depricating gems as "Somebody has to be me so it might as well be me." and "Despite massive discouragement, I remain myself." (Posted by Mike Sauter)


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Today's NY/NJ Shows That Matter

Thursday, August 16, 2018
The Blasters, Lara Hope & The Ark-Tones and Jet Weston & His Atomic Ranch Hands at Wonder Bar
Billy Currington and Locash at Stone Pony Summerstage
Cake, Ben Folds and Tall Heights at The Mann, Philly
Sparta at Asbury Lanes
Justin Heyward at City Winery
Mungion and cB3 at Jams On The Sand
Songwriters On The Beach w, The Accidentals and Tara Dente at 5th Avenue Boardwalk, Belmar
Danielle Nicole at World Cafe Live, Philly
Alkaline Trio and together PANGEA at Starland Ballroom
Guided By Voices at Courtyard 1/2 at Industry City, Sunset Park, Bklyn
Summer of Sun starring Skip Holly & Brother Andrew at Asbury Park Yacht Club
The Blasters at Wonder Bar
LaBamba & The Hubcaps at Sony Hall
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ALTROK Ordinals

ALTROK recommends music once a week; here's our most recent choices. Most links will take you to a place where you can buy the music; if there's no link, and you own a record company, consider releasing it yourself...

A Place To Bury Strangers - It Is Nothing
The Boxer Rebellion - Semi-Automatic
The Cribs - Cheat On Me
Datarock - True Stories
Everything Everything - Photoshop Handsome
HEALTH - Die Slow
Miles Hunt and Erica Nockalls - Catching More Than We Miss
Julian Plenti - Games For Days
Los Campesinos - The Sea Is A Good Place To Think Of The Future (Free download!)
Miike Snow - Black & Blue

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