• From an article called Parents Alert: Tinky Winky Comes Out of the Closet: “He is purple – the gay-pride colour; and his antenna is shaped like a triangle – the gay-pride symbol.” • If you’re not a born-again Christian, you’re a failure as a human being. • “I think [Desmond Tutu]’s a phony, period, […]
Archives for May 2007
Electrelane, ‚”No Shouts, No Calls” Beggars Banquet 2007 Fans of Stereolab bummed out about the band’s last few not-so-great records now have reason to rejoice: Electrelane have come along to pick up the slack. They share many of the same elements as the ‘lab: breathy, Euro-girl vocals, pulsating keyboards, and lots of random beeps and […]
Guess we need to get tickets. Here’s the line-up thus far: The Police Lily Allen Feist Tool Tortoise The White Stripes Wolfmother Wilco The Flaming Lips Gillian Welch Spoon Franz Ferdinand Damien Rice Ween Gov’t Mule The Decemberists Cold War Kids Kings of Leon Ralph Stanley & the Clinch Mountain Boys Rodrigo y Gabriela FULL […]
Erasure will be performing August 3rd. Also: The FREE JELLYNYC POol Parties at McCarren Park Pool this year will include: Blonde Redhead, Ted Leo/Rx, The Thermals, Ghostland Observatory, Octopus Project, Man Man, Illinois, I’m From Barcelona, Dengue Fever, and THE RUB DJs. Confirmed dates and many more surprises to come. We’ve got the full calendar […]
TONIGHT: Go to see 28 Weeks Later with a group of Zombies. If that doesn’t interest you, Mountain Goats are playing a free show at Sound Fix. ON SATURDAY: Todd P presents Tussle w/ Bronze and Nymph when: Sat 5.12 (8pm) where: Silent Barn (915 Wyckoff Ave, Bushwick) price: $8 details: click here From Flavorpill: […]
This is hilarious: From The Coming [Hat Tip Brooklyn Vegan] Video Wednesday rolls on with this quick clip from last night’s ‚”ripped from the headlines” episode of Law & Order, which dealt with the whole Anna Nicole Smith being dead affair. To make the event even more spectacular, the producers of the show decided to […]
Why yes, you were wrong. Tony Blair finally admits he may have been wrong to invade Iraq as he announces his resignation. Now, if Bush and company would do the same, we’d be delighted.
Check it out Monday, May 14, at 7pm ET on 93.9FM. The broadcast will also be available for live webstreaming at www.wnyc.org care of Radiolab.
Bonnie ‘Prince’ Billy covering “Freebird”, of course. Check it out here Two nights ago, the California Guitar Trio– three international acoustic virtuosos who met while touring with Robert Fripp, who blend folk, blues, jazz, and various rock sounds, and whose repertoire includes covers of everything from Beethoven to “Classical Gas”– performed at the Listening Room […]