I suppose this is the question at the heart of the film 'Me and You and Everyone We Know' (2005) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=t87QILBZd_I There's a bit of subtext that around every corner a maniac lurks. That something deeply sinister, downright bloody creepy is about to drop on our heads from far above (the Platonic ideal of quirk, … Continue reading Should Miranda July Be Allowed to Make Movies?
STEVEN HYDEN TWITTER CULTURAL CRITICJUNE 16, 2021 What is it like to have a conversation with Isaac Brock? Actually, it’s a lot like listening to Modest Mouse — he’s somewhat erratic, often explosively funny, and, just when you least expect it, brutally honest and insightful. Believe it or not, but Brock now qualifies as a … Continue reading Isaac Brock Reviews Every Modest Mouse Album, Including The New ‘The Golden Casket’ – Reblog from UPROXX
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mwrr0hciB8A READ THE WRITEUP IN STEREOGUM
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YOwiZYod0jo I rode down to the tracksThinking that they might sing to meBut they just stared backBroken, trainless, and black as night Climbed out onto my roofSo I'd be a poet in the nightBeat the walls off my roomI saw the big room that is this life This is my condition:Naked and hystericalReaching to grab … Continue reading It’s Punk Rock/Taco Tuesday – Thoughts on Jawbreaker’s Classic Song ‘Condition Oakland’, the Namesake for my Novel – Releasing a Chapter Each Week Here – ON PUNK ROCK TACO TUESDAYS~!
CHAPTER 2 A New Religion is Kneaded “I was born again the moment I realized everything’s in the delivery”Down With Strangers, ‘Born Again’ Lane was over, for the first time, spending the night. He was sort of weird about it though, insisting on bringing his own pillow and blanket. Anyway, once he got there we … Continue reading POSTING MY FIRST NOVEL: ‘CONDITION OAKLAND: CONFESSIONS OF A NAÏVE PUNK WITH A HEART FULL OF ARSON, AND OH, HOW THE WORLD DOTH QUAKE & BURN’ – CHAPTER TWO – ‘A NEW RELIGION IS KNEADED’
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oaRNLE1ZnVI Watch Waxahatchee’s Late Night TV Debut On Kimmel NEWS FEBRUARY 10, 2021 9:25 AM BY CHRIS DEVILLE It’s hard to believe, but before last night, Waxahatchee had never performed on late night TV. Nearly a decade into her catalog, after five uniformly stellar albums that rendered her an indie rock living legend, Katie Crutchfield finally debuted in that context … Continue reading Waxahatchee – Katie Crutchfield – Makes Her Late Night TV Debut on Jimmy Kimmel – Story from Stereogum – Presented W/Band Intro from NPR
Concert will stream on Friday Manchester Orchestra will perform their most recent album, 2017’s A Black Mile to the Surface, in its entirety for a streamed performance. A trailer for the film shows the group facing each other while playing their song, “The Gold,” in a dizzying array of lights. The broadcast will take place on their website at … Continue reading Manchester Orchestra to Play Full ‘A Black Mile to the Surface’ Album for Livestream – from Rolling Stone
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=v2XvW38UKEI And the sky will come for you onceJust sit tight until it's doneThe sky will come for you onceJust sit tight until it's done Mystical divulgences, Second sight. Privy insights onto top secret documents, marked declassified by order of the INFP High Prince, newly appointed ambassador to the lost dresser drawer of forgotten dreams. … Continue reading Indie Rockers ‘THE NEW PORNOGRAPHERS’ Debut Album ‘Mass Romantic’ Just Celebrated Its 20 Year Release Anniversary – And They Remain Every Bit The Blazing Idiosyncracratic Idols of Poetic Plunder Today
https://youtu.be/NeB9TSu08KU "Lose Yourself" (Eminem) Gypsy Jazz Cover by Robyn Adele Anderson Was listening to a Pandora station based on the 90s band 'Squirrel Nut Zippers' and stumbled onto a whole bunch of 1920s jazz style cover songs. Search for 'Post-Modern Jukebox', that's one group and on youtube you'll find a bunch more. These are a … Continue reading 1920’s Jazz Style Eminem Cover of ‘Lose Yourself’ and More Covers, by ‘Post-Modern Jukebox’ and Friends