As we complete our new book, details to come, Kevin of catch.com fame (and former Commissioner of the International Arabian Horse Association) will be guest blogging. He’ll be posting off and on throughout March. Be nice to him. Blogging for us, after all, will cut into his daily ritual of watching “Montel” and “The Tony […]
Archives for February 2006
They are now accepting submissions. Click here for information The Billyburg Short Film Festival is a competitive film and video festival, and a celebration of a diverse collection of short filmmakers… The BSFF is also dedicated to enriching the Williamsburg film community, a convergence of up and coming artists and filmmakers, by gathering prominent industry […]
by Dave Thomas Even with ‚”A Scanner Darkly” delayed yet again, March is looking better than January and February combined. Which isn’t terribly difficult. A single episode of ‚”24″ looks better than January and February combined. 16 BLOCKS WHAT’S THE PITCH? Bruce Willis has 118 minutes (hey, that’s about the length of a movie!) to […]
Our favorite poliblog, Catch.com is officially signing off today. We’ll miss the site—we’ve been stealing content from it for years—but are happy that Mr. Catch, our good friend Kevin, will get a break. He’s been doing this shit forever. Forget Al Gore, Kevin actually created the internet. The good news is Kevin has agreed to […]
This should be a great show. And since the L Train isn’t running all weekend, why not stay in the ‘hood? If you never had the chance to see the Make-Up or Nation of Ulysses perform, check out their tamer stepchild, Weird War. Front man Ian Svenonius is like Mick Jagger on crack. Saturday, Feb […]
Aquarium Drunkard has a great unreleased Ryan Adams record, called 48 Hours. Download it here. And he’s got some unreleased Whiskeytown stuff here.
by John Rickman John Duncan / Mika Vainio / Ilpo Väisänen ‚Äì Nine Suggestions (Allquestions) The new studio collaboration between John Duncan, Mika Vainio, and Ilpo V√§is√§nen is an awesome, mind-melting drone experience. The threesome forms an impressive and complimentary unit that draws effectively from each artist’s wizard-like way of conjuring forth waveform environments from […]
RBally has a great Shins live show from 2004 available for download. In case you haven’t paid him a visit, he’s got some great shows including Ryan Adams, Jeff Tweedy, and PJ Harvey.
Cakehead has a funny story on Hooah! bars, military power bars. The Hooah! website makes it easy to support the troops by allowing visitors to send Hooah! bars to the troops overseas as gifts. (Surely they prefer porn, cigarettes, and food that’s actually nutritious). The Hooah! bar message board is worth a visit: Dear AnySoldier […]
This is just further proof that Bush’s “tough on terrorism” stance is just posturing. From Think Progress: The Bush administration has outsourced the operation of six of the nation’s largest ports to a company owned by the United Arab Emirates (UAE), a country with troubling ties to international terrorism. The $6.8 billion sale would mean […]