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Song of the Day: Kavinsky “Nightcall”

August 24, 2012


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


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


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


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


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 […]