Tag Archives: Music

R.I.P. Alex Chilton

More at the NY Times.

Funnest teacher ever to be fired

Set to Pearl Jam’s single, “The Fixer” from their new album Backspacer.

WTF Kanye?

Seriously? I’m not a Taylor Swift fan or anything, but that interrupting her speech like that was just rude. If it had been a dude Kanye interrupted instead of Micro Machine sized Taylor Swift, he probably would have been clocked… and would have deserved it too.

Album Only songs = musical extortion

Jay-Z has been in the news lately because of his new album which came out yesterday. Because I’m a sucker, the media blitz convinced me to run out and buy the album (which gets a thumbs up from me) along with some other Jay-Z tracks I don’t yet have in my collection. One song I […]

5 worst hit songs ever

Yglesias thinks LFO’s “Summer Girls” is worthy of a Justice Department investigation for being so damn bad. I suppose if our government is going to look into every NFL and MLB scandal, we might as well keep a vigilant eye on the music industry. To save the Justice Department some time in researching the offenders, […]

Mental health break: Bruuuuce edition

In honor of the superlative Bruce Springtseen concert I saw on Saturday (even the Springsteen nerds agree it awesome), I present this trip back in time: Here are some videos from Saturday’s concert. Although the quality isn’t that great, this is my favorite: By the way, are any of you listening/reading/watching anything good I should be […]

Mental health break: Jay-Z edition

Sometimes I forget how much I love Jay-Z… then he releases some awesome new song and I remember all over again: **** Consider this an open comments thread. Anything you want me to write about next week?

Monday Blogging – 10/6/08

7:35am Last night I went to see the Black Keys, so I was a bit too busy having awesome amounts of fun to write a post for today. So instead, you’re getting treated to some equally awesome blogging updates throughout the day and a video of the Black Keys playing on Letterman: 9:20am You didn’t […]