Thursday 24 Apr 2014

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Passing the torch

I finally watched my DVR-d Letterman from Thursday night and saw his retirement announcement. It was classic Dave, the perfect mix of sincerity and insincerity, self-deprecation and self-aggrandizement. It was joyful and sad. The man is the most important entertainment […]

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New Chromeo Video

With less than a month to go until Chromeo's "White Women" album drops the band has released a video for the single 'Jealous'. This funky track features Dave

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Many Happy Returns

2013-14 are shaping up as the "years of the reunion" for many of the most influential bands of the past 35 years:  Outkast, the Pixies, the Replacements, and

Sick of myself (being sick)

So, I hate missing work for a sick day. First of all, I like my job. Second of all, I hate using up days off better spent on

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Until The Ribbon Breaks Tour

Imagine my excitement today when I discovered Until The Ribbon Breaks was on his way to Texas. Not just that but he has a full set of tour

2014 looking forward

Happy 2014!

2013 was a great year in music, and I'm looking forward to an even better year in 2014. Here are the top three things I'm excited about: (1) The

The Death of the Turntable (again)

So, maybe it's my fault. http://turntable.fm/ folded on December 2. I couldn't tell you the last time I visited the site, despite my obsession with it when it first came

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Lorde Announces North American Tour

Christmas came early today for me in the from of Lorde announcing a full North American tour. I guess 4 Grammy nominations and two chart toping singles is

Giving the gift of music

My brother-in-law is a big music fan, too. And he has good taste. So, I figured, why not give the gift of music this holiday season. But I'm

To see or not to see…

So, now that I'm a middle-aged (though born in the 70s -- can't take that away from me) suburban dad with limited free time and a M-F