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Free Download – BDCwire’s ‘Get Local Vol. IV’: April/May 2014
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Like free stuff? Check out the fourth edition of “Get Local,” a series of monthly(ish) mixtapes that features new releases from all local bands and artists. We are lucky enough to reside in a city with a diverse, supportive, and completely rad music scene, so it would behoove you to have a taste of some of the new sounds emanating from our neighborhood. If you like what you hear, make sure to check out (heck, maybe even purchase) an album from one of these bands. See below for track listing and free download. More

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Giveaway: Together Boston and Zakim Recordings Release Festival Compilation on Vinyl
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There’s something about listening to a song on vinyl that just doesn’t translate in digital format. With the convenience that digital technology allows, songs can easily get lost in the shuffle; with vinyl, a song is more long lasting. A little more chronic. You hold it in your hands; you peruse the album art and liner notes; you play it over and over again. You know that the people who pressed the vinyl really believe in the songs on it. More