Monthly Archives: July 2008

Envy is a Bitch

Devendra Banhart is now flaunting his new love interest before us with his latest video for the Smokey Rolls Down Thunder Canyon track, “Carmensita.” The video is a comical take on Indian ritual, not so different from Portman’s last screen … Continue reading

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hold the phone! new facebook design!

As the Facebook crew prep a new design, the world crumbles beneath our feet.  After all, we are just pawns in the facebook game, marveling at every new application and eating it all up one piece at a time.  I … Continue reading

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Conor plays new tunes in Brazil, sells album

Conor Oberst recently performed in Brazil, debuting some of his new material of the album, Conor Oberst and the Mystic Valley Band, which isn’t set to come out until the 4th of august.  He claimed that the record, however, was … Continue reading

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Dear Science,

After two years since the release of Return to Cookie Mountain, TV on the Radio are back with a comma.  Their newest, Dear Science, (comma intended) hits the US on the 23rd of September.  Exciting stuff, if it’s as good as Cookie Mountain … Continue reading

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Something for the Weekend: Albums of the Week (7/18)

New:  I really didn’t get anything new this week, but technically the new Hold Steady album, Stay Positive, which I’ve had for almost two full months already, came out this week.  Really, with The Hold Steady, you really can’t go … Continue reading

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Music for the Dark Knight. . .

After seeing the midnight showing of the Dark Knight, I noticed that most of the music in the film was simple orchestral stuff.  I mean, it suited the film, but I got to thinking about what music would inspire the … Continue reading

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One Day As a Lion – “Wild International”

The first, I’m assuming, from One Day As a Lion has been posted up on the collective’s myspace page. Upon my first listen I noticed that the song is really just a less full sounding and more synth based Rage. The … Continue reading

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