Archives for the ‘Music’ Category
Remembering Ray Manzarek, keyboardist for The Doors
You want to make money in America? Tell the truth. It was a very sad day Tuesday morning when I woke to discover that Ray Manzarek from The Doors passed away. The story goes, as The Doors didn’t have a bassist, Manzarek often played the bass parts on his Fender Rhodes piano. He also played a Vox Continental organ, which can be heard on the famous intro to “Light My Fire” and n... More...
By Casey • May 22nd, 2013 • Category: CELEBS, ENTERTAINMENT, Music
Tweet Kendrick Lamar has an important request to share with America, and what he wants to say is incredibly eloquent. [...]
Kendrick Lamar has an important request to share with America, and what he wants to say is incredibly eloquent. “Bitch Don’t Kill My Vibe” video, featuring Juicy J to Schoolboy Q to Mike Epps. Kendrick attends an atypical funeral ceremony where the attendees are all dressed in white, before heading into a limousine where they pop bottles and party at the burial (totally appro... More...
By Casey • May 15th, 2013 • Category: ENTERTAINMENT, Music
A playlist of some of our favorite Charlotte Gainsbourg songs.
Tweet Just Like A Woman (Cover of Bob Dylan’s song) Heaven Can Wait Terrible Angels The Songs That We Sing L’un Part L’autre Reste Image [ via ] Related PostsMusic Spotting: The Nutcracker Music Spotting: The Rolling Stones 50th Anniversary Music Spotting: Pre-Thanksgiving Playlist Music Spotting: Regina Spektor’s Samson Music Spotting: Post-Sandy Playlist
By Casey • May 8th, 2013 • Category: CELEBS, ENTERTAINMENT, Music
Steve Buscemi directed Vampire Weekend’s concert and it is streaming live now!
Steve Buscemi has directed Sunday night’s Vampire Weekend concert and it is now being streamed online here. The concert included all Vampire Weekend classics from Cape Cod Kwassa Kwassa, to A-Punk, Cousins, Horchata to the new slower and melodic song Obvious Bicycle. The 90-minute set featured older favorites from their first two albums as well as upbeat and fun Diane Young. If you m... More...
By Casey • May 1st, 2013 • Category: ENTERTAINMENT, Music
Palma Violets incredible music video for “Best of Friends”
Palma Violets are an English band from London. Formed in 2011 the band plays Indie/Garage rock with strong psychedelic influences. Their first single entitled, Best of Friends was voted NME’s song of the year for 2012. Their song Best of Friends is not only incredibly amazing the lyrics rock, the guitar is incendiary, and overall it’s just an amazing fun, upbeat rock song. Also,... More...
By Casey • Apr 24th, 2013 • Category: ENTERTAINMENT, Music
A Film About the Iconic Punk Club CBGB To Come Out
The upcoming film, CBGB tells the story of Hilly Kristal and his New York club from its conceit as a venue for Country, Bluegrass and Blues (CBGB) to what it ultimately became: the birthplace of underground rock ‘n’ roll and punk. Hilly Kristal ironically became known as the godfather of punk, giving a chance to such bands as Blondie, Television, Ramones, Talking Heads, Dead Boys and The P... More...
By Casey • Apr 17th, 2013 • Category: ENTERTAINMENT, Music
Tweet There must be a ton of stylists homeless and roaming the streets because they definitely weren’t hired to help [...]
There must be a ton of stylists homeless and roaming the streets because they definitely weren’t hired to help out the celebs at this year’s MTV Movie Awards. These ensembles will make you hate pop culture even more than you already did. The attendees were dressed so heinously, it made Snooki look like the Duchess of Cambridge. With that being said, you know what you’re getting into ... More...
By emilyc • Apr 16th, 2013 • Category: CELEBS, ENTERTAINMENT, FASHION, Movies, Music
Tweet In the event you’re missing Coachella right now and seething with jealousy over the endless stream of ferris wheel [...]
In the event you’re missing Coachella right now and seething with jealousy over the endless stream of ferris wheel photos you’ve seen on Instagram over the past 48 hours or so, don’t worry. You’re really not missing out on much other than body odor and some live music. Last time I checked, you could refill your body odor need on a $2.25 subway ride to anywhere, and meet ... More...
By Bryce • Apr 14th, 2013 • Category: ENTERTAINMENT, Music
Official Lollapalozza 2013 Lineup
Whose planning on going to Lolla in Chicago this summer?! The official lineup was released last week and the artists who will be attending are: Nine Inch Nails, Queens of the Stone Age, Vampire Weekend, New Order, Cat Power, Kendrick Lamar, Grizzly Bear, Tegan and Sara, Death Grips, Beach House, Major Lazer, and so many more. There will be 130 acts, including all of the aforementioned artists, plus:... More...
By Casey • Apr 10th, 2013 • Category: ENTERTAINMENT, Events, Music
A David Bowie Exhibition
The Victoria and Albert Museum in London has been given unprecedented access to the David Bowie Archive to curate the first international retrospective of the extraordinary career of David Bowie – one of the most pioneering and influential performers of modern times. David Bowie is will include handwritten lyrics, original costumes, fashion, photography, film, music videos, set designs, Bowie... More...
By Casey • Apr 5th, 2013 • Category: Art, ENTERTAINMENT, Events, Music