Category: Music

noam chomsky filters mass media machine

Stop Watching the News, Despise All Propaganda and Resist Manufactured Consent

Listen to Morrissey on propaganda and watch this wonderful animation of Manufactured Consent.

/ March 13, 2019
Shut up girlfriends from the past

Carol Brown Just Took the Bus Out of Town

After listening to parts of the Flight of the Conchord’s Live special from London, I’m having trouble getting “Carol Brown just took the Bus Out of Town” out of my head. The video from their series is quite funny and...

/ February 19, 2019
Florence and the Machine Haunted House

A Simple Beauty to Florence’s Haunted House

Haunted House, the b-side of Florence and the Machine’s Moderation single reminds me of a short poem about romance and its after effects. It’s a beautiful little song that hints of more to share in future songs. My heart is...

/ January 25, 2019
Feng E Ukulele

Smells Like Pre-Teen Spirit

Feng E rocks Nirvana on the ukulele: via BoingBoing

/ January 25, 2019
emma forever ago

Emma, Forever Ago on Soundbreaking

“Emma, Forever ago” holds a few of my favorite tracks. I like this short clip of Justin Vernon interviewed on the the late Beatles’ producer George Martin’s Soundbreaker. It highlights his use of the Mac’s ProTools to build an environment for him...

/ December 1, 2018
Florence and the Machine Sing at Hospice

Florence and the Machine with Karinya “Yaya” Chen

Florence’s upcoming album release reminded of her visit to Karinya “Yaya” Chen in the hospice. They sing together and it always makes me cry. They also sang Dog Days are Over. Do watch this interview with Karinya afterwards shortly before...

/ June 19, 2018

Andra Day – Burn: Best Remix Performance from Hamilton

Recently I got to see Hamilton and it was wonderful. Both the Broadway soundtrack of Hamilton and Lin Manuel Miranda’s remix production are awesome. There was a live show for the launch of the remix album. Andra Day’s performance of...

/ April 8, 2018