Sumerlands – Self Titled (Relapse Records) – The debut record by this 5 piece from Philly is a stunning piece of music from beginning to end. Inventive riff after riff cascades over the listener providing a foundation for interesting and memorable arrangements. Phil Swanson’s voice is so dang majestic and the way it soars over the music is sonic sorcery. There’s definitely a nod to the 70’s and 80’s, but the album still retains its own identi...
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Nico Rosberg retired yesterday at age 31 after winning his first Formula 1 world championship at the end of his 11th season less than a week earlier. He bested three-time world champion, and Mercedes teammate, Lewis Hamilton on the way to equaling his father Keke’s one world title, claimed in 1982.
I couldn’t be happier for him and his family. He and wife Vivian Sibold have a 1-year old daughter together. Assuming he’s saved anything (much less invested well) he has 10 lifetim...
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The driver championship remained on the line at the start of the race, 12 points separating Mercedes teammates Nico Rosberg and Lewis Hamilton. A Rosberg podium finish would clinch the title. Daniel Ricciardo (Red Bull) had already clinched third in the championship. The race was also the last Formula 1 contest for Jenson Button (McLaren-Honda) and Felipe Massa (Williams).
Hamilton took the lead at the start, Rosberg slotting in P2, and Kimi Raikkonen (Ferrari) passing Ricciardo to move into th...