Monthly Archives: November 2009

Leather Gum Drops

Every week, Stereogum drops a new free mp3. This week, it’s from Omaha-based (Phoenix-born) band Digital Leather. Usually it’s an original tune from an upcoming album or something, but Digital Leather did a cover of MGMT’s “Time to Pretend.” Shawn … Continue reading

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Daily Headlines! Pixies, Paramore and Muppets

Today, I got the new Animal Collective EP and finally got a chance to hear Jay-Z’s “Blueprint 3″ (it came out months ago… I’m a little behind). I also spoke to Trent Dabbs from Nashville music collective Ten Out of … Continue reading

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Jason Segel is really funny and talented

That headline makes it sound like I have a crush on the guy, but it’s honest. I’ll admit to watching How I Met Your Mother every week and having seen Forgetting Sarah Marshall more times than is probably healthy. But … Continue reading

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Daily Headlines! Adam Lambert, Animal Collective and more

Spent today writing about Christmas, music, Christmas music and trying to get and interview with Anthony Daniels (he’s the guy that played C-3PO in the Star Wars movies for all you non-nerds out there). Anyway, here’s today’s music headlines: • … Continue reading

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The List: Top 5 Unintentionally Funny Music Videos

Hey folks! I’m starting a new weekly feature called “The List.” It’s going to be a Top 5/10/20/whatever-number-I-feel-like list that will pop up once a week. Have any suggestions for what I should cover? Post in the comments, find me … Continue reading

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Mercy Rule is back

It’s been about 10 years. Back then, Mercy Rule was one of those names you heard a lot if you were into local music. They played a lot of live shows and did two CDs on Relativity Records (they were … Continue reading

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Headlines! Cleveland, I’m slacking and more

I’ve been slacking on the headlines lately. It’s actually something I’d like to compile every day, but I honestly haven’t done it for a few weeks. Well, headlines are back! • Hall & Oates are going to be on the … Continue reading

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Monsters of Folk: Unoriginal?

I got my copy of Paste Magazine in the mail today. It’s always a treat, mostly because of the CD sampler they always send along that, month after month, features awesome music. What caught my eye this time though (aside … Continue reading

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Late to the party

Hey folks… Sorry I’ve been off the blog for nearly a week. It’s been a busy week, but I’m back. I’ll be posting every day this week with new stuff. Today, I’d like your help with something. I’m starting a … Continue reading

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Lots of tickets going on sale…

Gather up your ticket money, kids. It could be an expensive weekend. On Saturday, tickets go on sale for four Faint performances and a show from The Good Life. In past years, The Faint has done a pair of Sokol … Continue reading

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