I’m surprised by Beirut’s newest album. March of the Zapotec starts out in their usual oompa-carnivale-European vibe but by the end it completely merges with an electronic indie-pop sound that sounds really fresh to me. Seriously the last song is one wordless, entirely synth jam. It’s pretty great. Listen to another one of my favorite… Read more »
Yep it’s as good as I’d hoped. Man, the pipes on that girl. She’ll knock you over with them! Myspace.
Feeling Good, Nina Simone by mrfnk This. Is. Fabulous. Her voice, her words, the fat serif italics, it’s a whole mess of love. Via here and here.
Crayon from Matthew DeLoach on Vimeo. You know how you forget about bands in your iTunes, only to re-discover them much later and discover how awesome they are? I just did this with the defunct band Manitoba. For 6 months it’d been sitting there un-played, and when I finally gave it a listen I was… Read more »
1600×1024 | 1440×900 | 1280×800 | 1024×800 So…There’s still a week left in the month, so this counts eh? This is a poster I did for an upcoming show for Ratatat here in Chicago, but I figured I would make it into a wallpaper as well. Happy downloading! I’ll definitely be posting shots of the… Read more »