The Dodos- Visiter

The Dodos, an experimental folk band from San Francisco, are set to release their new album Visiter in March on Frenchkiss. Apparently the name of the record came from a drawing a kid did for them when they played for his special education class in South Central. While the constant brisk rhythms are the most […]

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Mix For An Unseasonably Warm Day

Here in New York it’s supposed to get up to 58 degrees (up to 60 tomorrow!). So here’s a mix to enjoy outside, or if you’re stuck indoors, a mix to enjoy while you’re leaning towards a window pretending to be outside. MP3: Starlight Mints- PopsicleMP3: Illinois- ScreendoorMP3: The Secret Dakota Ring- My WindowMP3: The […]

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Better Know A Letter: A- Anti-Flag

I’m going to take the GREs and I was trying to think of ways to use the vocab words I’ve been studying… And so I introduce to you a new 26 part series titled Better Know A Letter where I use as many GRE vocabulary words starting with a certain letter as possible to describe […]

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Happy New Year (err… and a Day!)

Yeah we’re a day late, so what? Wanna fight about it? Both Sasha and I both made resolutions this year: Sasha pledged to listen to more punk rock, and mine is to be more destructive. Don’t ask. Here’s wishing you and your family/dog/cat/iguana/fish/other pets a safe and happy 2008! Mp3:Thursday – Jet Black New YearThe […]

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BATTLE: Band of Horses vs. The Bouncing Souls!

Coincidence? We think conspiracy! When Band of Horses released “Cease to Begin,” the first thing we noticed here at Housewives was the strikingly similar album art to the Bouncing Souls “Anchor’s Aweigh.” Since neither band could probably care less about this, we knew it was our god given obligation to settle the score with a […]

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