Top Connecticut Music Moments Of 2013

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Couchtouring became more of a thing in 2013.

Couchtouring became more of a thing in 2013.

What a year.

Some incredible, superstar acts came through Connecticut in 2013 — Justin Timberlake, Phish, Drake, Pearl Jam, Elton John, Rosanne Cash, Chris Cornell, Black Sabbath, tons and tons of awesome indie-rock bands, avant-garde jazzers and hip-hop artists (and later this week, we get to see Prince, Janelle Monae, Esperanza, Robert Randolph and a few others). It was so much fun covering them for the Advocates and CTNow.

But I also got to write about a few local acts — not as many as I would have hoped for, but a decent cross-section — who did some amazing things. When I talked to them, they were hilariously funny, nervous, smart and insightful. Best of all: they made killer music, all of them.

So, here’s a quick rundown of my year¬†covering the Connecticut music scene. And here’s to an even better 2014. Cheers, and thanks for reading.

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