The Social Network Parodies

August 17, 2010By ChrisMusings By Mark No Comments

I love Fincher’s movies. Se7en, The Game, Fight Club the in pre-production US version of Girl with the Tattoo Dragon. Quick side note I don’t care how you feel about “reading” movies you should check out the Swedish version. Which leads me to The Social Network. I am looking forward to it but since the … Read More

Lost CD: Material Issue

August 16, 2010By ChrisMusic 1 Comment

Not long ago Chris asked for a buried treasure cd. I thought about it and decided to post about a buried treasure band. It was late 1991 when I first heard Material Issue. I was in the main formative years of my musical exploration. The striking thing about their music was how fun and poppy … Read More

Songs I Love: Delta Spirit and Dr Dog

August 15, 2010By ChrisMusic 4 Comments

It’s Sunday. I’m not ready to give up my weekend yet. I’m giving you two tracks in my little attempt to keep the weekend going. First Delta Spirit’s “Bushwick Blues” How can you not like a song with the lyric “and then we grew up but me not so much”? I can relate as I … Read More

Music on the TV

August 13, 2010By ChrisMusic No Comments

Great performance by Arcade Fire on the Daily Show last night. Glad they played “Ready to Start” one of favorites off their new cd which debuted at number one (and I’m proud of you Americans right now). Well played. The Daily Show With Jon Stewart Mon – Thurs 11p / 10c

Week 224

August 11, 2010By ChrisMusic Podcast 4 Comments

Hey lovers Thanks for listening to Next and after you listen don’t forget to vote for your favorite song. Oh and if you could spread some NEXT love to friends, neighbors and strangers on the street that would be brilliant. Don’t forget about our next CD Mix Exchange/Happy Hour. Enjoy it all. [audio:http://dc228.4shared.com/download/HF-XUlw2/Next_Week_224_081110.mp3]download favorite Song … Read More

Happy Hour/CD Mix exchange 4

August 11, 2010By ChrisConcert Series 4 Comments

Yes we are on our 4th Happy Hour. Come and join the fun on Tuesday August 24th at Q in Port Chester. We have been gathering together to exchange homemade CD mixes (yes remember those?) and have a few beers and BBQ. If you missed the last one you missed 2 great acoustic performances by … Read More

Lost CD: Bob Mould

August 10, 2010By ChrisMusic 4 Comments

So you are in one of the most influential and bombastic bands in the 80s. Said band breaks up. What is a lead singer to do? Release a solo acoustic CD of course. Duh! No Brainer right? So in 1989 (after the 1987 break up) that is what Bob Mould does. Bob not only does … Read More

Songs I Love: Gaslight Anthem

August 9, 2010By ChrisMusic No Comments

Remember when we talked about Driving Songs? This one. It’s The Gaslight Anthem’s “Stay Lucky”. This one needs to be turned up too. Driving out to the beach with the top down might enhance the tune too. So get ready to bop the head and tap the toes and maybe even dance around like fools. … Read More

Week 223

August 4, 2010By ChrisMusic Podcast 6 Comments

Wow that was a fun and interesting week. Good thing I’m in Portland. Sorry again Nexters. So here it is the full show. I hope the third third was or is as good as the first two thirds. Download/press play and then vote for your favorite song. Thanks. [audio:http://dc200.4shared.com/download/cL-4uspG/Next_Week_223_080410.mp3]download Favorite Song of Week 223Market Research