Kid Dynamite

Back in college, there was a rule that a friend/roommate and I made that stated anytime Kid Dynamite came on in our room, we had to mosh, regardless of the conditions (studying, sleeping, showering, whatever). As silly* as this may sound, can you really blame us? This Philadelphia was one of the most influential in […]

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A House Full of Friends

I’m not usually much for compilations- they’re too uneven. But I was poking around emusic looking for something new to listen to and decided on the strength of the artists I knew to download the Magic Markers comp “A House Full of Friends.” It’s like listening to a mix from a buddy. Each band is […]

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Ameliorate Your Vocabulary in a Fortnight!

Remember that Better Know A Letter series? Updates to come… really… Anyway if you don’t want to wait for that my buddy just started a GRE vocab blog called Get Me Into Grad School. Even if you’re not studying for the GREs I recommend checking it out. After all an august comportment never aggrieved anyone. […]

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Snowshoe BBQ!

Well, there’s snow everywhere up here, and I’ve been sick with the flu (or Bubonic Plague), so out of boredom of being couped up trying to get better, I’ve been youtubing live Atom and His Package shows (alas, which I never got to see…). Here is Snowshoe BBQ from his final show on August 29th, […]

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Negative Campaigning

Kant- [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7M-cmNdiFuI] Nietzsche- [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=i72vGaB3ABw] Kierkegaard- [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1uYO0vsI6UM] MP3: Blue Meanies- Vote No Buy

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Soo Much Snow!

But not enough to get me out of work…. Here’s a Mountain Goats snow trifecta- MP3: The Mountain Goats- Snow SongMP3: The Mountain Goats- Third Snow SongMP3: The Mountain Goats- Snow Crush Killing Song Buy:Amazon

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The Boy Least Likely To

You Ain’t No Picasso is my favorite blog. Even on days when I ignore the rest of the Internet I still usually swing by the site to see what new MP3s Matt has up. Thats why even though I wasn’t a huge fan of the songs he posted, after reading his enthusiastic recommendation; I picked […]

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The King Blues – Under The Fog

To say that The King Blues was a complete dub/reggae assault would be limiting this London band. While there is plenty of amazing dub on their album “Under The Fog”, from the deep percussion almost Capdown influenced “Blood On My Hands” and “Come Fi Di Youth” to the familiar Slightly Stoopid sound of “Mr. Music […]

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