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Happy Weekend: Gin Blossoms Edition

22nd August 2015 2 comments

Hello hello hello! We know we’ve been lax in the Happy Weekend posts over the past few weeks. Doing work for people who pay us their hard-earned money has usurped the less pressing matters at Thirty Roses HQ. It’s great that so many of you miss HW when it takes a break, though- we’re glad […]

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Happy Weekend: Patcast Edition

25th July 2015 No comments

Hello, darling readers! Another weekend is upon us and we hope it finds you well. Summer has finally found its way to the city of Chicago! The past few weeks have been filled with excitement and many dreams coming true here at Thirty Roses HQ. As always, we can’t thank all of you enough for […]

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Underappreciated Artists: The Rembrandts

15th July 2015 2 comments

It’s a bit of a shame that the song The Rembrandts are best known for is I’ll Be There For You. Sure, it’s a fun song, but it’s also something of an anomaly when compared to the rest of their catalog. Those familiar with The Rembrandts know that members Danny Wilde and Phil Solem take […]

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Underappreciated Artists/Artists We Love: Jesse Valenzuela

10th July 2015 4 comments

Every so often we feature an artist whom we struggle to classify. Having just released his second record as a solo act, Jesse Valenzuela certainly falls into our Artists We Love category, which aims to shine a light on some of our favorite new(ish) music that we can’t wait to share with our friends. That […]

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In Memoriam: Doug Hopkins

5th December 2013 No comments

Few songwriters have had as big an impact on my life as Doug Hopkins. While many may not know him by name, anyone who has ever been near a radio has undoubtedly heard his music. Doug was the founder and chief songwriter of Tempe, Arizona band the Gin Blossoms. The band exploded in the 90’s […]

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