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My Spilt Milk picks its favorites for the week, including The Local Skank, Curren$y, Mobb Deep, Brett Dennen, Slick Rick, Gabriel Inglesias, Katt Williams, and Wrestlemania.

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This Week's Soundtrack highlights new music from Future Islands and Liars, upcoming shows from Waxahatchee and Curren$y, and a Huey Smith biography.

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April 20 brings a day of weed-influenced music, and the rest of the week brings the first signs of Jazz Fest - bands that don't usually play together.

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Curren$y and the Jet Life crew are so ridiculously prolific that I get the impression that they're idea of a social life is to hang out in the stud

Cover art for "Street Parade" by Theresa Andersson

[Updated] I hadn't planned to do a year-end best-of list for a host of reasons.

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This week's musical highlights include Christmas shows with DJ Soul Sister, Kermit Ruffins, Curren$y an St. Cecilia's Asylum Chorus.

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"It's been a dope, dope, dope, dope experience."

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Friday: Black Mass Rising, Shazzula vs.

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New music from Antibalas and Kendrick Lamar, old favorites from the Only Ones, Panther Burns and Fleetwood Mac, and live previews from Shovels & Rope, Curren$y and Dirty Bourbon River Show.

Recently, Curren$y sat in with The Roots on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon. Here's the video evidence.

Saying Curren$y's back seems wrong because he never goes away.