My Top 5 Artists (Week Ending 2009-9-27) →
Bill Frisell with Dave Holland and Elvin Jones (12) Brad Mehldau Trio (8) Boards of Canada (5) The Builders and the Butchers (5) ESPN (3) Imported from Last.fm Tumblr…
Awesome Fun Time Website. Enjoy. →
justfakeit: (via blues101) This is the coolest thing ever. What’s even cooler is what happens when you’ve got every instrument going and then your computer freezes for a split second as you go to reblog the post. Addictive.
A collection of facts & figures about the current...
Seventy-seven percent (77%) of teens ages 15-17 have a profile on a social networking Web site. Eighty-eight percent (88%) of admissions officers believe social media are somewhat or very important to future recruitment efforts. Thirty-nine percent (39%) of colleges report using no social media technology. Twenty-one percent (21%) of admissions counselors use social networking technology to...
My review of Boys Noize - Power
Boys Noize’s sophomore full-length effort, Power, finds Alexander Ridha expanding his palette, for better or for worse. The German DJ, whose name is often found (and rightly so) alongside such heavyweights of electro music as Justice and Daft Punk, strays slightly from the abusively focused push of Oi Oi Oi to create something more disparate, meandering, and still undeniably driving … more ...
blues101: I just posted a viagra chart on I love charts and now I have a great idea for a new Viagra slogan. “Viagra. Giving you a hard time since 1996 (or whenever viagra came to be)” I don’t know if it is, but this should be your proudest moment.
My Top 5 Artists (Week Ending 2009-9-20) →
Boys Noize (19) fun. (18) The Stone Roses (17) Miniature Tigers (15) The Minus 5 (13) Imported from Last.fm Tumblr by JoeLaz
Holy crap. Steve Nash is more than just “athlete funny.”
My Top 5 Artists (Week Ending 2009-9-13) →
Boys Noize (24) MF DOOM (9) Air France (4) Brad Mehldau Trio (3) The Last Shadow Puppets (2) Imported from Last.fm Tumblr by JoeLaz
From copycats. A hip hop remix of the album... →
(via blues101) I believe the word is…dope.
The Ebb and Flow of Movies: Box Office Receipts... →
INTERACTIVE CHART ALERT! Summer blockbusters and holiday hits make up the bulk of box office revenue each year, while contenders for the Oscars tend to attract smaller audiences that build over time. Here’s a look at how movies have fared at the box office, after adjusting for inflation.
staff: Did everybody have a nice weekend? Summer’s last hurrah? Now, now, don’t be too sad. Technically, Summer doesn’t end until September 22 at 5:18pm EDT. Hmm. I wonder if anything will spontaneously happen right at that moment. Will sunburns miraculously heal? Will sharks mysteriously stop being awesome? Will people suddenly realize that Bud Light Lime tastes horrible? So many questions....
My review of jj – jj n° 2
Summer is an elusive season. It is almost always feels too short, and is often defined more by anticipation before and nostalgia after than actual substance. How many times did you really make it to the beach this year? It is a season of ardor, until the temperature—like all passion—fades. Half the fun of summer is giving in to the nostalgia after the fact, fondly washing over the memories with a...
There are those on the right who believe that government is always the problem,...– What Obama should say, from a characteristically fantastic Drew Westen article.
My Top 5 Artists (Week Ending 2009-9-6) →
Radiohead (12) Built to Spill (10) Bright Eyes (10) Eddie Vedder (8) Department of Eagles (7) Imported from Last.fm Tumblr by JoeLaz
Fantastic online-only series from the Michael Mazzeo gallery. I recommend you put it full screen and let it autoplay.
My intern just used the word “insouciance” in a press release…I think I am out of a job.
Please, Dear God... →
…continue to think it is a good idea to run Cheney in 2012.