Entries from August 2011

Charlotte Gainsbourg – Terrible Angels

August 31st, 2011 · 1 Comment

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VIDEO: IceAge “You’re Blessed”

August 30th, 2011 · Comments Off on VIDEO: IceAge “You’re Blessed”

New video from IceAge’s amazing debut album New Brigade features a collage of live clips from the band’s chaotic US tour. Also, bowling. Hands down my favorite new band. And my favorite album of the year so far. [via Pitchfork]

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Tom Waits’ Private Listening Party

August 29th, 2011 · Comments Off on Tom Waits’ Private Listening Party

This is a few days old, but so worth watching if: A. You’re a Tom Waits fan or B. You like awesome things. I can’t wait for the new record. Also, I can’t believe it’s been seven years since Waits has released an album. [via About Today]

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What’s in My Bag? Peter Murphy Goes Record Shopping at Amoeba

August 29th, 2011 · Comments Off on What’s in My Bag? Peter Murphy Goes Record Shopping at Amoeba

The most puzzling aspect of this piece is that Peter Murphy listens to Metallica.

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The Strokes and Jarvis Cocker cover The Cars’ “Just What I Needed” at Reading

August 29th, 2011 · 1 Comment

My favorite clip from this past weekend’s Reading Festival to surface so far. Love Cocker’s strutting around the stage. [via The Awl]

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Vince Clarke’s Collection of Synthesizers Will Blow Your Mind

August 18th, 2011 · Comments Off on Vince Clarke’s Collection of Synthesizers Will Blow Your Mind

Fascinating interview and exploration of electronic music pioneer Vince Clarke’s home studio in Portland, Maine. First of all, Maine? Can’t seem to get my head around why the man who founded Depeche Mode, Yaz, and Erasure lives in Maine, but that’s of no importance once you get a peek inside his house. His home studio […]

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