Mates of State Video- Get Better

Mates of State – “Get Better” The Mates of States just posted a new video for Get Better. Like everything Mates of State it’s weird and cute… in a weird way. Plus for some reason I love the sentiment of that chorus “Everything’s gonna get lighter, even if it never gets better” For some reason […]

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Some videos from the Paint it Black street show.

I posted on the insane street show in Philly sometime about a week ago, but I found some videos on youtube for you guys (I’m in that mess somewhere). Oh, I also figured out the entire setlist for you nerds out there. Past Tense, Future Perfect[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TduoTksk_-c] Pink Slip[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vt9hSgIUwQc] CVA + Void + Nicaragua[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MS1A3W1VUCc] Womb Envy[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PnhFOatOX1A] […]

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Arrah and the Ferns Kaput

I’m a little late on this one I know but bear with me as I work through my grief. Word from the Arrah and the Ferns Myspace is the band is coming to an end. The release of their new album has been postponed indefinitely and their last show will be in Muncie Indiana on […]

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Fishboy Set to Conquer East Coast

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0G1HfkBhAx0] Since I wrote about these guys back in December I’ve been checking their Myspace every month or so hoping to see some East coast tour dates. So here they are, personally I’m pretty pumped for the upcoming Knitting Factory show. Bonus- that one’s with the Besties. Dates: Apr 23 The Boom Boom Room w/ […]

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Built to Spill- The Normal Years

I’ve mentioned before how much I love Built to Spill. Lately I’ve been listening to their 1996 compilation The Normal Years. The songs are a collection of singles, live songs and previously unreleased recordings. Some of them are a little rough but I would say even for non-hardcore Built to Spill fans it’s a fun […]

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Running

So I joined my work’s running team. I’m a little worried since I think they’re much more hardcore than me. My approach to running is… well lets call it slackadaisical… In any case here are a few of my favorite songs to run to: MP3: Tapes n’ Tapes- CowbellMP3: Animal Collective- The Purple BottleMP3: Leftover […]

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