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99: Music & Entertainment
Person Pitch

Person Pitch

I must say that the new album by Panda Bear (of Animal Collective) is the best new music I’ve heard in quite a long time. Maybe it’s because I’m getting old, but I generally don’t pay attention to very many new bands – and it takes a lot for one of them to hold my...

Someone please explain this to me…

How did Ice Cube go from this… To this?

Note to Napster….Pull your head out.

So now that I have a portable 80-gig drive, I can fill it full of music for my napster account. Today I was getting some old Blind Mr. Jones songs, just to rekindle that time period…and as usual, I always click the section on each artist that lists “If you like this band Napster Recommends”...

A couple of recommendations

Just thought I’d take a moment to mention a couple of great new albums that I was lucky enough to get some copies of. I am pretty excited about some of the albums that are coming out, or have already came out this year namely… Bloc Party Clap Your Hands Say Yeah! The Shins Arcade...

A Rediscovered Gem

Let me first give props where props are due. I never would have known about Bark Psychosis had it not been for repeated exposure to them via my fellow amigos Paco and Jaimenacho. I can recall Paco playing Hex many times during our travels in the white Nissan, and both he and Jaime giving it...

It’s About Time…

I’ve just created a new permanent category for posts related to Music & Entertainment. Since we post a lot of stuff about music in particular, I think it warrants having its own category. Hopefully this will inspire us to post more music-related stuff in here, although this would also be the place to recommend movies...

Vinyl Blogs + RSS = Free Music

As you guys already know, I’m somewhat of a vinyl enthusiast and mid-20th-century music freak. It all started over a decade ago for me, and after digging through some of the nastiest thrift stores, estate sales and flea markets in California, I’ve amassed a decent collection of cool records of my own.Unfortunately, nearly all of...

Not to be Missed

I’ve got a recommendation for you all… There is an incredibly cool and unique set of documentaries known as The Up! Series, which you may or may not have heard of. The basic idea is this: In 1963, a film crew picked fourteen seven year-old kids from various socio-economic backgrounds throughout England. The children represented...