Category Archives: music

Freebird Man

Everyone has a superpower. Mine is that I can listen to Lynyrd Skynyrd unironically.

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All the dead bodies piled up in mounds

I’m not going to sit here and tell you that “Heroin” isn’t the best live song ever recorded in the history of mankind. I won’t do it. What I will say is that every time I listen to it–the very … Continue reading

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Ringtones

Is there ever a reason to buy a ringtone? No. Freesound Project Audacity Also, Iphonebrowser, because Apple is the devil, but it doesn’t mean I have to put up with it.

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My ante-diluvian baby

Donovan’s ‘Atlantis’ is probably the most spectacular matching of great chorus to shitty rest-of-song that has ever fallen out of a pop star. “All legends from all lands were from fair Atlantis”? Spectaculary bad lyric. Horrific. And there’s far, far … Continue reading

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Morgan Fichter needs to LOOK AT ME DAMMIT

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Rock n Remus

I was listening to “Don’t Fear the Reaper” the other day For probably the first time in a long time My heart was in my throat, wishing them well In their mighty trek around all those helper verbs Through that … Continue reading

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Prisencolinensinainciusol, alright?

Adriano Celentano takes a stab at sounding like he’s singing English without really singing English: If this is what Italians think English speakers sound like, we sound pretty frickin awesome. And talk about our dance moves!

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Greta

I could look at Greta Scacchi all day.

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Signs: two responses

And the sign said anybody caught trespassing would be shot on sight So I jumped on the fence and yelled at the house, Hey! what gives you the right To put up a fence to keep me out or to … Continue reading

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Beat-les

What am I, 45? I only now noticed that embedded in the rock group “The Beatles” name is the word “Beat.” Which is pretty much probably why they chose that name. I know, it’s fucking inexplicable how I could have … Continue reading

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Dig!!! Nick Dig!!!

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7kV5XkBQsKU “I can hear my mother wailing and a whole lot of scraping of chairs; I don’t know what it is but there’s definitely something going on upstairs.”

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I could’ve sworn it was Bjork

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Our Town

Good Heavens, Iris is beautiful. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FikZwgj89HI

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PSA

Amalgamated Conglomerates, Inc (Ecto Division) is proud to present a new public service* for your listening enjoyment. Under “Links” in the sidebar is a new entry. Merely click on it, enter the password**, and you will be seconds away from … Continue reading

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The Pick of Destiny

Tenacious D in The Pick of Destiny: Official Movie Site Well, I can’t wait.

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“$750 is pretty chintzy”

On April 24, 1976, Lorne Michaels, producer of NBC’s Saturday Night, made an on-air offer of $3000 to The Beatles if they would re-unite and perform on the show. “$750 is pretty chintzy,” George Harrison [said] to Lorne Michaels on … Continue reading

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Pandora’s Jar

What if you could rip an mp3 from your Pandora station for free? Would you enjoy that, or would you fear that the end of Pandora is in sight? Doesn’t matter what you think. If it can be done, it … Continue reading

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Welcome to 8-track Heaven!

Welcome to 8-track Heaven! MY TAPE JAMMED IN THE PLAYER — NOW PART OF THE TAPE IS CRINKLED LIKE AN ACCORDION. CAN I FIX IT?OK, here is the definitive fix for crinkled tape: Do NOT cut or throw away any … Continue reading

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that’s entertainment

The Jam help you relive that night in ’83 when you were young and stupid and so was everybody else. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mv55WsedLYI

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Song Search by Tapping

This link that I got from j-walkblog is interesting; it went 2 for 2 for me, returning “Dixieland” and the pistols’ “God Save the Queen.”

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