Ned Raggett

Ned Raggett is a freelance writer and music journalist whose work has been published in the Seattle Weekly,[1] the All Music Guide, and Stylus Magazine''. Raggett has contributed over 2000 reviews to the All Music Guide, including a large portion of the reviews of independent music of the 1980s and early 1990s.

Raggett formerly DJed for UC Irvine's KUCI college radio station, and currently works as a librarian for UCI Libraries. He runs five music-themed electronic mailing lists: the official Squirrels list,[2] as well as lists for Sparks, Oasis, Marc Bolan and T. Rex, and Suede. He lists My Bloody Valentine as his favorite band.[3] As of 2006, he has recorded and released two spoken-word albums, Ned Raggett Reads the Almanac[4] and Pi.[5]

References

1. ^ Ned Raggett (Seattle Weekly). Seattle Weekly. Retrieved on 2006-12-10.
2. ^ "Comfortably Dumb". www.thesquirrels.com. Retrieved on 2006-12-10.
3. ^ Ned Ragget's Myspace page. MySpace. Retrieved on 2006-12-10.
4. ^ Ned Raggett Reads the Almanac. Tape Mountain. Retrieved on 2006-12-10.
5. ^ Ned Raggett: p. Sad Penguin Records. Retrieved on 2006-12-10.

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The 2006-04-05 front page of
Seattle Weekly
Type Alternative weekly
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Owner Village Voice Media
Publisher Ken Stocker
Editor Mike Seely
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The All Music Guide (AMG) is a metadata database about music, owned by All Media Guide. AMG was founded in 1991 by popular-culture archivist Michael Erlewine and mathematician Vladimir Bogdanov, Ph.D., as a guide for consumers. Its first reference book was published the next year.
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Stylus Magazine is an online music and film magazine first launched in 2002. It features long-form music journalism, four daily music reviews, movie reviews, a number of different podcasts, an MP3 blog, and a text blog.
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In popular music, independent music, often abbreviated as indie, is a term used to describe genres, scenes, subcultures, styles and other cultural attributes in music, characterized by their independence from major commercial record labels and their autonomous,
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Year 1990 (MCMXC) was a common year starting on Monday (link displays the 1990 Gregorian calendar).
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University of California, Irvine is a public coeducational research university situated in Irvine, California. Founded in 1965, it is the second-youngest University of California campus and is widely known as UCI or UC Irvine.
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KUCI is a free-form alternative not-for-profit college radio station broadcasting at 88.9 FM on a 200-watt transmitter from the campus of University of California, Irvine (UCI) in Irvine, California, a city in Orange County, California, United States.
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An electronic mailing list, a type of Internet forum, is a special usage of e-mail that allows for widespread distribution of information to many Internet users. It is similar to a traditional mailing list — a list of names and addresses — as might be kept by an
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The Squirrels are a pop band based in Seattle, Washington. Founded in 1984 by lead vocalist Rob Morgan (founder, as well, of the Poplust zine), the band has been through numerous lineups, but has stuck to the aesthetic that Peter Blecha describes as
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Sparks is an American rock and pop music band formed in Los Angeles in 1970 by brothers Ron (keyboards) and Russell Mael (vocals), initially under the name Halfnelson. Best known for their quirky approach to song writing,[1]
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Oasis are an English rock band, formed in Manchester in 1991, led by lead guitarist and primary songwriter Noel Gallagher and his younger brother, lead vocalist and songwriter Liam Gallagher.
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Marc Bolan (born Mark Feld; 30 September 1947 - 16 September 1977), was an English singer, songwriter and guitarist whose hit singles, fashion sensibilities and stage presence with T Rex in the early 1970s helped cultivate the glam rock era and made him one of the most
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T.Rex (originally known as Tyrannosaurus Rex, also occasionally spelt T Rex or T-Rex), were an English rock band fronted by Marc Bolan. The band founded in 1960s London and found success as a 1970s glam rock group.

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Suede (or The London Suede in the U.S.) were a popular and influential English rock band of the 1990s that helped start the Britpop musical movement of the decade. Through their several incarnations, they were able to consistently put out albums that charted well, while
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My Bloody Valentine were an alternative rock band formed in Dublin, Ireland in 1984. Sharing their name with that of a Canadian slasher film, the founding members were guitarist/singer Kevin Shields and drummer Colm O'Ciosoig.
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