lots of ooo-ooo-ooos and some dum-ba-dums,
Posts By: Alyson Camus
World Goth Day? Is there such a thing? Yes, and it is May 22nd according to worldgothday.com. The goth scene will gather ‘to celebrate its own being’ and to show ‘its presence known to the rest of the world’. The bizarre fest is relatively recent and everything started with a day of special programming on BBC 6 in 2009 by UK DJs, DJ Cruel Britannia and martin oldgoth. But what can they do beside playing goth music? What about baking ‘goth day' cakes and generally just had fun with the idea’ as has suggested DJ Cruel Britannia. So is it …
wasn’t Interpol already doomed from the start because venturing too close to Joy Division?
Yeah, we just wanted to call it Holy Shit, we thought it was a good name I guess
What an opportunistic genius to combine these two insane and frivolous news!
their songs are throwing so many happy hooks in your face that their full-of-life live shows are difficult to resist
I am not anti-Semitic or racially prejudiced in any way, nor am I a Nazi
The video is the pits
were they supposed to be movie characters
Suicide by stabbing is very rare, and it’s particularly rare for someone to stab themselves in the torso
I’ve tried to sound ironic. I don’t. I can’t.
‘If Tegan and Sara Need Some Hard Dick, Hit Me Up!
long summer outdoor nights, listening to free music
Good for her!
Eccentric? Not even close, they are a fun, colorful circus act and a cabaret show at the same time
a real party with free drinks and cupcakes…
… They are both such a bore anyway.
So how the hell this breach of oral contract suddenly turned into something completely different
Usually there are very few people for the openers, but hell, it was not the case this time!
The Cure, Depeche Mode, or a danceable mix of any 80s UK band with the suicidal tendency of Joy Division and all the gloom of New Order.
layering repetitive and tangling loops with ascending synth, alarmed and pulsating or shining guitars.
Straight Outta Chocolate: edible interpretations of album covers and musicians.
but there is no distraction, and the music alone absorbs you
the street festival, held this year on August 27th and 28th.
Love get that close to him is kind of creepy
jubilant, folk-rock-blues-alt-country (well they use a slide guitar played by Aaron Robinson),
A lot has been said about Elliott Smith’s last album, ‘From A Basement On The Hill’, that it was a suicide album, that it was not, that the family had intentionally censored some of the too-obvious-entitled songs, like ‘Suicide machine’ or ‘Abused’, although if you really listen to the lyrics of the songs, you would see it is not about killing yourself at all! The problem I have with most people is that they never go much deeper than the surface and the appearance of things, they take everything at the first degree and never make the effort to understand …
They’re both cool, chilled out and optimistic.
We get along famously and we all, you know, intend to do more Rage Against The Machine stuff
I recognized one of these stencil-lyrics in my neighborhood, I had no idea it was for a music video,
much better than anything I have heard from M.I.A.,… especially without the hype
both women share that outdated cheerful tone
The documentary pretends to be about a musician but there is actually very little use of his music
isn’t the song ‘Crystal frontier’, a much more efficient form of protest than anything that Conor Oberst or Zach de la Rocca have ever done for this cause?
Condo himself said that the artwork was a publicity stunt, telling the New Yorker that Kanye had been looking for ‘something that will be banned’
very catchy, symphonic, Beatles-Oasis-esque
‘It was so out of nowhere, in the middle of recording our last record, we got a call saying Ray Davies was looking for a band,’
I actually laughed at that one, it was so gagadiculous.
He already showed up there less than two months ago… does he travel to LA just to DJ at this club?
energy and an optimism guaranteed to grab your attention
That intro riff has been rattling around inside my head since we released Dance of Death
Kings Of Leon: 1-2 ‘fierce energy’ = loud and dull; 3-5 ‘greater artistic maturity’ = each generation gets the Goo Goo Dolls it deserves
Could it be because Mark Hoppus of Blink 182 gave them a huge push-up when he wrote for Spin Magazine and featured them as his favorite band last September?
Stealing the Gold in the Murder Olympics, and the crowd goes wild!
camping will not be allowed,… which I guess will be difficult to prevent
VIP street party including free booze, free hit + run custom screen-printed t-shirt, Chipotle burrito bar, mingle with the models, artists and the beautiful people’, whatever this means.
didn’t expect this wallpaper-remover soundscape, this dooms-day atmosphere
I actually think there’s nothing wrong with vengeance when it is directed toward such a piece of crap of human being.
if only they could produce some interesting music.
The store was filled with … women of course, but there were a few exceptions.