Parlour Boys Interview

Sasha:MP3: Parlour Boys- LoversThe Housewives got a chance to send the Parlour Boys a few questions, as you can see by our questions we are squandering these great opportunities. Housewives: What have you been listening to lately? Parlour Boys: Rich Boy, Phoenix, Zombie, Bright Black Morning Light, Jens Lekman, Dead Meadow, Simian Mobile Disco, Van […]

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Falling Sand Game

silverunity: Oh my god, I’m posting something different than an MP3 (truth be told, I’m going to be on a different computer for like 2-3 days, so I won’t have my music). Today’s post is about (drum roll please) “The Sand Game”. The Sand Game is a basic online game (really basic) which pretty much […]

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Yet Another Sketch Comedy….surprised?

Aquarian Beauty: The Lonely Island go to: http://www.thelonelyisland.com This comedy group consists of (left to right) Andy, Jorma, and Akiva. If you would remember that fabulous SNL skit “The Chronic -what!?- cles of Narnia”, Andy, along with Chris Parnell helped to make SNL worthwhile for once. (I mean since Billy Crystal and Chevy Chase were […]

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Billy Bragg

Sasha:So I thought I would continue the poetry theme without subjecting you out there to any more awful Housewives poetry. This Billy Bragg song is from the Yep Rock release Talking Poetry With the Taxman. MP3: Billy Bragg- Help Save the Youth of AmericaWhen I think of the 80s I don’t usually think of protest […]

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Mountain Goats Limerick

Sasha:I guess this is poetry week at Midwestern Housewives central because here’s a little limerick about the Mountain Goats: There’s a guy with an acoustic guitar,who tours both nearby and afar.He’s got a weird voice,which makes me rejoice.He’s become a real indie-rock star. MP3: The Mountain Goats- Anglo-SaxonsMP3: The Mountain Goats- Grendel’s MotherBuy Mountain Goats:InsoundAmazon

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The Humpers Haiku

silverunity: A Haiku For The Humpers “Live Forever Or Die Trying” Garage glam punk rock.Slam dance, piano filled tunes.Hell of a good time. MP3: The Humpers – Fast, Fucked, And FuriousMP3: The Humpers – Loser’s Club Buy at Amazon

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Built to Spill

Sasha:I never understood how Built to Spill managed to dodge mainstream success. Sure they’re indie rock legends, but how have conventional radio listeners not latched on to their catchy brilliance? Their songs always find a way of jumping into my head and keeping me company all day. MP3: Built to Spill- CarAppropriately, Car is one […]

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Dillinger Four

silverunity: Definitely one of the bands I listen to most when I’m skating. Over the summer I broke my finger while listening to them, and while I was in extreme pain, I still couldn’t help but smile to the awesomeness of D4. If I was a kindergarten teacher, Dillinger Four would definitely get a gold […]

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The Bouncing Souls – For All The Unheard

silverunity: First off let me note: The Bouncing Souls have been my favorite band for nearly 8 years now, and anytime I post something about them, it will usually be by a per-song basis.I firmly believe that music is the greatest form of artistic expression. If a picture is worth 1000 words, a song is […]

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