Atom and His Package

Sasha:SilverUnity introduced me to Atom and His Package (aka Adam Goren) a few years ago and I can’t say I was impressed, in fact I think I was annoyed. It didn’t last though, his songs are so catchy that you don’t even realize they’re in your head until you start wondering “why am I singing […]

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The Mountain Goats

Sasha: I can’t believe it’s taken me this long to write a Mountain Goats post. The Mountain Goats are John Darnielle and whoever he decides to make music with (currently the wonderful Peter Hughs.) I won’t attempt to explain what this band means to me because it would take pages and I don’t think anyone […]

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Big D and The Kids Table – Strictly Rude

silverunity: There are three things certain in life. Death, taxes, and Big D and The Kids Table coming out with a new record (or at least a new song) every few months. When Halloween came, they released Salem Girls… Christmas? “Have A Wicked Hardcore Christmas”. It’s been the first few months of 2007 and they […]

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A Fun Sketch Comedy!

Aquarian Beauty: Olde English go to: http://www.oldeenglish.org/ Olde English is a group of 5 young men who are based out of Brooklyn, New York. I know some people in the midwest might be frightened of the gang-filled streets of New York, but not to worry! These kids are as wholesome as milk. Some of the […]

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Your Father is Unaware

Sasha: MP3: The New Pornographers- Your Daddy Don’t Know (Toronto cover) This song has been in near-constant rotation in the Housewives house for a couple months now. Originally appearing on the soundtrack to FUBAR: The Movie, this Toronto cover is a perfect mix of bravado and cheesiness. I love the way the New Pornographers stay […]

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Bedouin Soundclash (Santa Monica)

By: silverunity Soothing is the first word that comes to mind when listening to Santa Monica by Bedouin Soundclash. Bedouin Soundclash is a three piece roots reggae/rocksteady band with two full length CDs “Root Fire” and “Sounding A Mosaic”. The song Santa Monica is from Root Fire, and in my opinion, their best song. Santa […]

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Arrah and the Ferns

Sasha: I know I’m a little late on the blogging curve with this one, but two of the Housewives saw Arrah and the Ferns at UVA last weekend and are still downright giddy from the experience. MP3: Arrah and the Ferns- Emo PhilipsThis is one of my favorite songs from their album Evan is a […]

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Teenage Bottlerocket

silverunity: As much as I love punk, trying to find good light-hearted punk music is almost like trying to find intelligence in the Bush administration… downright impossible. However, Wyoming’s Teenage Bottlerocket delivers true pop-punk in the veins of the Ramones, Groovie Ghoulies, and The Vapids with their cd “Total”. The songs are catchy, fast and […]

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A Comic!!

Aquarian Beauty: “Stevie might be a bear maybe” go to: http://stereotypist.livejournal.com/40160.html#cutid1 This ingenious comic follows the days of a young lad who is….figuring things out about himself. The only conclusion for the Midwestern Housewives is to say that…..he’s a bear. Not only is this comic amusing but it has become so much more to us. […]

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Salutations

Battle of the Midwestern Housewives would like to terrify and traumatize you with our new site. We advise you all to turn back now!!!!Check back often to enjoy random music, rants, possible comics and other stuff. The Midwestern Housewives thank you for visiting our site! A Quick Bio: The Midwestern Housewives consist of three good […]

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