Visit from the Goon Squad

April 29, 2011By ChrisBooks 2 Comments

I just finished Egan’s “Visit from the Goon Squad” and just in time too. HBO has just picked up the rights for a series. Egan will be a consultant on the HBO project, not the writer, so I’m sure there will be differences. Music is the glue that holds this good not great book together. … Read More

Music Video of The Day

April 29, 2011By CoachMusings By Mark No Comments

I figured I’d play this video given the special day for the Royal family.  Today it’s The Silversun Pickups with “The Royal We(dding)”.  OK I made the parenthesis up it’s really called “The Royal We”.  Enjoy!

Coach Weighs In – The Royal Wedding

April 29, 2011By CoachMusings By Mark No Comments

First and foremost let me just send my congratulations to the happy young couple.  Not that they’re ever going to see this but still.  My first impression of the new Princess is holy crap is she hot.  Seriously she’s way hotter than Princess Diana ever was.  I here Princess Kate even wears her seat belt. … Read More

Friday Shuffle

April 29, 2011By CoachMusings By Mark No Comments

There’s a kind of regal mood in the air today but the question on everyone’s mind isn’t “how long will it last? or what’s her dress look like?”.  It’s “I wonder what songs come up on today’s Friday shuffle?”.  Well I know Prince William and Princess Kate are running over to their lap tops right … Read More

Week 261: The Best of April

April 28, 2011By ChrisMusic Podcast 3 Comments

This is the best of April or the 13 songs that should be on your iPod right now. The Artists are Telekinesis, The Airborne Toxic Event, Locksley, Codes, Brother, The Bright Light Social Hour, Matt and Kim, Danger Mouse featuring Jack White, Tigers That Talked, Gomez, Low, The Head and the Heart, My Morning … Read More

Musical Notes

April 27, 2011By ChrisMusic No Comments

One of my favorite songs of the year. Dulli is a genius For Caroline (it’s about her boyfriend) U2 drummer Larry Mullen Jr to make acting debut opposite Donald Sutherland Tonight on NEXT the Best of April: 13 songs that should be on your iPod right now. Don’t forget to join the real time chat … Read More

Roger Goodell Does Not Do Steroids….We Think

April 26, 2011By CoachMusings By Mark, Sports No Comments

Phew!  OK everyone you all can relax now.  Roger Goodell, the commissioner of the NFL, does not do steroids.  Surprised?  Mean either.  For some reason Roger Goodell subjected himself to a surprise test for HGH.  He wants to include testing in the next collective bargaining agreement.  What this proves though no one really knows.  Especially … Read More