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1985 Pazz & Jop: Virtue Rewarded

Nineteen eighty-five positive was busy-busy-busy for Chuck and Elvis’s love baby. You’d assume it’d have its palms full simply perverting the nation and...

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1984 Pazz & Jop: The Rise of the Corporate Single

The 11th or 12th Pazz & Jop Critics’ Ballot is fraught with many significances. You bought capitalism rampant and various capitalism and perhaps even...

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1983 Pazz & Jop: Who Else? A Goddamn Critics’ Band, That’s Who Else

Solely rock critics will perceive how such a factor might be, however for some time there it seemed as if R.E.M.’s Murmur — recognized jocularly amongst...