McNutt Against the Music’s “Song of the Summer” showdown

Handicapping which songs have the big hooks, singalong potential, crossover appeal and car-stereo potential to emerge as the biggest hit of summer 2014.

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“Making love to my demons”: On Lykke Li, Pharrell and the truth behind sad songs

As spring starts to tease the arrival of summer, and suddenly it seems that all our collective spirits are lifting a little bit, why am I spending much of my time drowning myself in the year’s saddest collection of torch songs?

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