Midweek Madness: Animal-free edition

smoke-still

1. Not content with being just a feminist, Ryan Gosling is demanding equality for animals too! Vegans and vegetarians everywhere are swooning.

Friday Night Dance Party: LCD Soundsystem — “Losing My Edge”

LCD Soundsystem - Losing My Edge still

Did you see that recent Buzzfeed article “30 Signs You’re Almost 30“? I really connected with about 20 of the list items. So it seems appropriate for tonight’s FNDP feature to be an ancient song by a band that no longer exists:

Last Week’s Party: Just Panic and Get It Over With

Just Panic and Get It Over With

Last week, Pulse and Saw and I went to a collaborative art opening/album release party. The weather was terrible and there were air kisses everywhere! I don’t know how to write about events, obvi. Fortunately, we met luke kurtis, one of the artists featured at the opening, and he took these photos and made a video [...]

Midweek Madness: Text-only Edition

midweektextonly

It’s not clear that anyone reads these and I’m getting carpal tunnel, so there are no pictures this week! You don’t mind right?

Bands with None of the Original Members Left

the_velvet_underground_band-208524

What’s in a name really?  When it comes to music, band members and line-ups change.  In fact, some later line-ups of groups such as Fleetwood Mac and Red Hot Chilli Peppers have proven more  commercially successful than their original ones – but they still retained at least one original member.  Here are some groups that [...]

6 Rightfully Neglected Netflix Movies

plates-nedir

I watch bad movies so you don’t have to! The number in parenthesis after each title is how many minutes I was able to bear before turning the movie off. I Am Omega (46

Friday night dance party: We Are The Physics — Napoleon Loves Josephine

We Are The Physics - Napoleon Loves Josephine video still

We Are The Physics is the best mutant science punk rock band of all time! And Napoleon Loves Josephine is my favorite song ever for pre-party preparations!

Midweek Madness – Go, MIA, and a PSA

Mtv VMAs in Brooklyn

¶ Michael Harren released Go today. He writes: This song was written in memory of my mother, Donna Harren,

Midsummer Yoko

Yoko Ono performing

ATTACK.WAV’s Pulse Wave and I were talking this morning about anti-summer songs because we both hate summer and I remembered this classic from Yoko Ono.

Friday night dance party: VOWS – Symbol System

VOWS - still from Symbol System

Listening to VOWS makes me feel like I’m in a “seedy, underground dance club after everybody has left”* — instead of “in my kitchen, surrounded by crumbs and piles of paper”. Their music’s like magic! Don’t take my word for it: put on your headphones and watch their video! What did you think? VOWS is amazing [...]