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PS22 kids chorus sing Phoenix’s “Liztomania”

08-Mar-10

They really get into it too. It is a great example of engaged and excited kids. Great work.

amazon mp3 download first purchase impressions

16-Dec-08

since its glorious DRM-free inception at the beginning of 2008, I’ve thought a few times, “hey I should but that album from amazon.” but then I load up rhapsody, which I already pay a ~$10/month subscription for, and there it is (usually…) well today, as if the amazonian borg collective finally penetrated my mind, I […]

damn you rhapsody, give me death cab

15-May-08

or should I say damn you Atlantic? who’s holding out here?! new Death Cab for Cutie and I can’t listen to it… (ok, ok, I get 30secs of each song. nothxfubai.) update 5/16: got a hold of the album; one “word” review: ehhh..

say what you will about Metallica today

27-Mar-08

but… Master of Puppets, And Justice For All, Metallica (black album), and Ride the Lightning will forever be absolute works of musical genius. my generation’s Classical Music.

Mountain Goats – Deianara Crush

24-Mar-08

that mad egg shaker is my friend Deo, a good man with some seriously untapped talent, no!? …thus concludes “naraku’s youtube music video day”.

Acoustic “Hey Ya” cover rocks the video (and ~2 mil. views)

24-Mar-08

this guy is talented as hell: great voice, great guitar, great beard. in many ways, it is better than the original. – download an mp3 version here (credit goes to… uwaterloo.ca) – and/or check out that fella’s band on myspace here

New NIN Ghosts album released for free to $300

03-Mar-08

(pick your poision) further separating himself from the music industry, trent reznor has released his new album, Ghosts, as such: first 9 tracks (ghosts I) are free, all 36 (ghosts I-IV) for $5, 2xCD set for $10, $75 for a “deluxe edition,” and finally $300 for the supremo fan “ultra-deluxe ltd. edition.” available now via: […]

download death cab for cutie live mp3s

17-Nov-06

go here or click direct download this live set 10/30/06 at Stubb’s BBQ in Austin TX (still peeved Stubb’s was closed when I was there back in August. suppose to be best steaktastic beefy goodness in all of Austin…) I’m not usually into live/bootleg shit but this is pretty good stuff – quality/content wise. thanks […]