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Fresh New Music: Jake Bugg

What were you doing when you were  a teenager ? Jake Bugg was busy becomming a star at 19.

This young Brit started playing guitar when he was 12 years old, took a music technology class, but by 16 dropped out and was soon writing and performing his own songs. This amazing young man was one of 5 nominees for the 2013 Brit awards for "British Breakthrough Act", but lost to Ben Howard.
His debut album burst onto the scene with rave reviews, some even comparing him to Bob Dylan!  His response? "Bob Dylan's cool, you know, he's great, but he's not a major influence"

So what's next for Jake Bugg? Well, he has been  in Malibu working with producer Rick Rubin and has some interactions with Chad Smith of the red Hot Chili Peppers working on songs for his sophomore release, "Shangri-la", due on November 18.

Tell me if you agree he is channeling The Ramones with his new song " What Doesnt Kill You/"




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