Slapstick

silverunity: I remember the first time I listened to Slapstick nearly 6 years ago. I bought a compilation CD on my way home from the mall for three dollars (I just wanted something new to listen to for the drive), and popped it into my CD player. Within about 12 seconds into the first track […]

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The Groovie Ghoulies

Sasha:The Groovie Ghoulies show no love to the East Coast (it seems like they’re always touring California or Europe) but I still love them. The band, which includes Kepi, his wife Roach and their current drummer Scampi, write punk-pop songs about science fiction and movie monsters. In fact, if you’re a fan of science fiction […]

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The Soviettes

silverunity: The best way to describe The Soviettes is through a little mental imagery. Close your eyes. Bravo for realizing that you can’t read with your eyes shut. Imagine the B-52s. Now imagine the B-52s taking a little too much Ritalin. Still with me? Good, now you have a good idea what The Soviettes sound […]

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A Wii Bit of an Article for ya

Aquarian Beauty: Wii Too Much Fun in the Retirement Homes. (This article was posted on DailyTech.com yesterday February 22.) Now, the Midwestern Housewives are certainly not unfamiliar with the level of addiction associated with the Wii. I may add that there have been a few wii bowling Battles between the Housewives….and some tennis too. What […]

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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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