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Aquarium Drunkard's Justin Gage revisits his one big Alabama Shakes mistake

Aquarium Drunkard's Justin Gage revisits his one big Alabama Shakes mistake

Over the past decade, Justin Gage's ear for talent has earned him both acclaim and a career.

One of the first wave of music writers to make money with a self-funded music blog, Gage crafted his Aquarium Drunkard site into a brand one recommendation at a time. Since its birth in 2005, Gage and his small staff of contributors have separated the good stuff from the bad while earning a reputation for the site's taste in roots funk, folk and rock as well as for being the first publication to write about Alabama Shakes, who are contenders for multiple honors at Monday's Grammy Awards.

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