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Song of the Day: Kavinsky “Nightcall”

August 24, 2012

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Some songs just put all kinds of visuals into your head. (No, not pre-teen love.) . . This very electro-pop/house track by French house maestro Kavinsky is such a video or movie song. Listening to it makes me conjure up scenes of a doomed love between a forlorn werewolf and a bodaciously-bodded pinup dame. This […]

Song of the Day: Silver Swans “Around You”

June 20, 2012

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This Song of the Day post was actually inspired by this photo: Silver Swans’ “Around You” begins with “My baby wants a bird…” Which, of course, is the only possible caption for this photo snapped of my darling princess on her morning inspection of the tiny world of the balcony outside my apartment. . . […]

A Bit o’ Heh Heh Heh on a Monday Night/ Tuesday Morning aka And You Thought Hootie and the Blowfish was Bad

December 20, 2011

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Well the lovely clever folks at The A.V. Club have rounded up probably… the best list made ever this year. A year in crazy-ass band names! Clik-pik: My favs: The Roast Beef Curtains, only because I’m never heard of, huh, lady part thusly and so accurately described. And whaddaya know, they iz on Yootoob, giving […]

Max Tundra at LOgO in Shanghai

October 24, 2011

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So. Last Saturday a musically-in-the-know pal persuaded me to go to LOgO to see an “electronica” chappie named Max Tundra. “You’ll love it,” said he. “I just know you’ll love it.” I got there early, and there was quite the young, snappy-lookin’ crowd milling outside the club and speaking with poshie London accents. Nice. At […]

Review 6: Cibo Matto

September 15, 2011

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Method of choosing: No bright ideas, so just ran my eye down the list until I saw “Cibo (Matto)”. “Cibo” sounds remarkably similar to “vagina” in my language, so of course I had to choose it. Choice: Cibo Matto Albums available: Cibo Matto, Stereotype A, Super Relax Ep, VIVA! La Woman Hypothesis: Well I actually […]