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Pearl Jam’s “Lightening Bolt” is Slacker’s Album of the Week

Pearl Jam proves its 23-year secret to longevity with “Lightning Bolt,” the Seattle-based rock legends’ tenth studio album. The collection is reminiscent of what fans love about classic Pearl Jam, with its contemplative lyrics and unique, grunge-rock style. The album is Pearl Jam at their best. Listen to “Lightning Bolt,” Slacker’s Album of the Week, […]

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Album of the Week: Miley Cyrus’ Bangerz

You’ve likely made up your mind about Miley Cyrus’ recent, controversial behavior, but how about her music? Does her new album, “Bangerz,” have the same devil-may-care attitude and risqué demeanor? How does it rate artistically in your opinion? Listen to the 20-year-old singer’s fourth studio effort track-by-track to judge for yourself. Listen to the entire […]

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Keith Urban’s New Album “Fuse” is Slacker’s Album of the Week

Country superstar Keith Urban is back with his first new set of tunes in three years, “Fuse,” Slacker’s Album of the Week. While his seventh studio album is quite different from anything else in his catalog, it’s still unmistakably Urban, with its masterful guitar solos and upbeat grooves as well as notable guests, such as […]

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Listen to Avenged Sevenfold’s New Album of the Week!

Avenged Sevenfold is following their chart-topping, 2010 album, “Nightmare” with more of an ode to classic metal this time around. The hard-rocking metal band is back with their sixth studio album, “Hail to the King,” which is more reminiscent of old-school Black Sabbath and Led Zeppelin. Listen on-demand to each track on “Hail to the […]

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New Album of the Week is John Mayer’s “Paradise Valley”

John Mayer won his first of seven Grammys in 2003 for his breakout hit, “Your Body Is a Wonderland.” This week he released his sixth album, “Paradise Valley,” whose name comes from the area of Montana where Mayer has made a home between tours recently. Appropriately, the album has a folksy, Americana feel to it. […]

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Luke Bryan’s “Crash My Party” is the Album of the Week

Welcome to Slacker’s Album of the Week, where we bring you an entire album on-demand. This week we have a new album from country superstar Luke Bryan. Nashville-based, Georgia born country singer Luke Bryan is known for his party songs, including 2009’s “Take My Drunk Ass Home.” It’s only fitting he title his fourth album […]

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