Music Video

Shut Up… Play The Hits

October 31, 2014

That ‘plays’ column in your itunes don’t lie. For instance, there’s the song I was gonna lead off this mix I was makin with;  Seinabo Sey – Hard Time And then, there’s the song that truly got the most hits/plays in that stretch;  Daughter – Medicine There’s no dancin’ around it, it’s the shit you’ve [...]

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Weird Year, Good Music (Part 2,013)

December 31, 2013

Usually I just offer up my end of the year list as tribute to Listophilis, the ancient god of organizing stuff into lists, and possibly syphilis? Just throw that shit into the mouth of the disinterested volcano that is internet and sleep better that night. This year;  sure I’m doin’ all that but also – [...]

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So I Says To Him, I Says… Stay Tune’d. Get It?

May 30, 2013

Bear Mountain – Congo Lil Dicky – White Dude – watch more funny videos Spit Syndicate – Sunday Gentlemen Youth Lagoon – Mute Sparrow and the Workshop – Shock Shock (Though I like the song, this is about that video… might be my favorite vid I’ve come across in a while.) The Preatures – Is [...]

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If Music Be The Food Of Love… Who Wants Apples And Peanut Butter?!

May 17, 2013

Majical Cloudz – Bugs Don’t Buzz Du Tonc – Surging Memories Houses – The Beauty Surrounds Geater Davis – Wrapped Up In You Chance The Rapper – Favorite Song (ft. Childish Gambino) The Thermals – Here’s Your Future Mikal Cronin – Shout It Out The National – Don’t Swallow the Cap Hiss Golden Messenger – [...]

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“FILL IN THE BLANK” Is Already A Surprisingly Strong Year For Music

March 22, 2013

(“Oh shit! That’s my jam kid!”… Soon these words will be spoken. Soon thereafter the bloom’ll be off this shit.) Phosphorescent – Song for Zula Carousel – Let’s Go Home Flume – “Left Alone” Ft. Chet Faker Lady – Karma C2C – Happy Ft. D.Martin (Would’ve been videoverload but, this is worth the watch) Purity [...]

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I’m Not Very Good At Singing Songs But..

March 4, 2013

It always makes me feel a bit better.

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Fun Is A Discision.

September 25, 2012

When I’m not robotically doing my version of the Kottke, I like the idea of crafting a little home alone project… (those of you picturing a diorama with little Joe Pesci and Daniel Stern figurines trying to penetrate the defences of a young Macauley Culkin should just skip the rest and spend your day making that.) [...]

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Summer Jams And Assorted Preserves

September 6, 2012

How is it that everyone manages to pull their definitive ‘summer mix’ outta their assholes when they haven’t yet been through a summer of mixin’ it up? Don’t bother answering, it’s rhetorical. Xylos – Summerlong Kishi Bashi – Manchester Chairlift – I Belong In Your Arms The Neighbourhood – Sweater Weather alt-J (∆) Breezeblocks Now, [...]

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Goonies R Good Enough

February 15, 2012

I went fishing for this for a friend whose love of Cyndi Lauper speaks to the perpetual state of adolescent joy she lives in; dancing away her days to Cyndi Lauper’s “She’s So Unusual” record on repeat. This extended two-part video is Cyndi Lauper’s first, best and only comedo-dramatic performance. Strap in kids cause it [...]

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Best Of The Best Ofs ’11

January 13, 2012

I might’ve pushed some or all of these at some point but, I can’t do a ‘best of’ list until I’ve picked over everybody else’s.. ; Brett Dennen – Sydney (I’ll Come Running) Maino ft. Swizz Beatz – Million Bucks Bright Eyes – Shell Games* Gardens & Villa – Star Fire Power We Are Augustines [...]

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