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February 19, 2007

Out of five.

Ten songs chosen by ten individuals, weekly.

February 20, 2007

Erasure vs. Nashville.

Better known as: We aren't relavent in pop anymore so lets cross over to country.

February 28, 2007

"The Macarena, I'm sorry about that."

Bob Dylan, on his lost songs.

March 13, 2007

Foley Room.

It's always a good week with Amon releases a new album.

June 27, 2007

The Star Spangled Banner.

I want remixes.

July 12, 2007

Saint John Coltrane Church.

Believe it.

July 15, 2007

Black Mahogani.

Perfect for when you have to work all weekend.

July 19, 2007

"Today in the music business we're about where IBM and Microsoft were in 1989, when IBM finally got hit with the clue stick and realized what Microsoft was doing."


July 31, 2007

Kids, click-through and crank the speakers.

And not with those punk-ass iPod headphones. Something with base.

August 21, 2007


Helps to focus. No, really.

September 16, 2007


Mandatory listening.

September 18, 2007

OK-Oyot System.

A little Afropop/reggae for Tuesday.

October 29, 2007

October Mix Tape.

Better late than never.

November 19, 2007

NPR Music.

Just one more reason to love and support National Public Radio.

November 20, 2007


It's not Darling Nikki but it reminds me of a better Prince.

November 26, 2007

Pop is...

Perfect for an Asshat Monday™.

November 27, 2007

Naz's "musical version of a doodle."

Sounds hot! More please.

December 12, 2007

Get seven Radiohead albums on one 4GB USB stick.


iTunes vs. eMusic.

A match between year-end lists.

December 20, 2007

Paste Magazine's best of 2007.

I'm shocked Red Carpet Massacre didn't make the top ten. Shocked!

January 2, 2008

Jim's, almost legible, list of great music form 2007.

Nice, eclectic, collection.

January 3, 2008

Snowden rocks.

So does Bon Iver, but you'll have to wait for that to come out.

January 4, 2008

History of the Amen Break.

I used it to make coffee this morning.

January 20, 2008

Karminsky Experience Inc.: The Power of Suggestion.

January 22, 2008

Michael Jackson "wants to be starting, something."

Oh Tom Cruise, only your mind-technology could have prevented this.

January 23, 2008

The Best of Sun Ra.

Not sure if any of us are hip enough for this.

"...we've made the biggest legal collection of music available to play online for free, the way we believe it should be."

Take that iTunes.

February 2, 2008

Ol' Yellow Eyes Is Back.

It's so nice to have Andy back in the saddle.

February 5, 2008


The latest from Gnarls Barkley.

February 11, 2008

Scorpio Rising.

If I had started the day off listening to this it might have gone slightly more chipper.

February 18, 2008

Nekko Case live at the Disney Concert Hall.

Thanks to Ryan for pointing us all to NPR's free live concert podcast. Amazing!

Philadelphia Phillies pranks pitcher into thinking he's been traded to Japan.


February 26, 2008

"It wasn't planned. The goal was to hibernate."

Bon Iver's album is finally here. Go celebrate.

March 17, 2008

ABBA looses a 'B'.


March 25, 2008

Quinto percussion band.

Hells yes!

March 26, 2008

How to make a proper Muxtape.

In other news, Ryan now has the ability to grow facial hair. Congratulations man!

April 5, 2008

Robots Got The Feeling.

For Ethan.

April 9, 2008


For Stephen.

April 17, 2008


To be presented in 3D on April 21st over at Wired.

April 20, 2008


I had no idea! This week can't end soon enough...

April 22, 2008

Coachella live webcast.

Saved for use later this week.

April 29, 2008


I hope it's worth the wait.

May 12, 2008

Ghostly Swim.

Adult Swim, you give so much and expect so little.

May 27, 2008


" electronic piece of which 90% is composed using sounds recorded from Alice In Wonderland."

June 15, 2008

Uh Jared, like, jinx!

The Submarines are the best band you're not listening to right now.

July 2, 2008


Swank Martini Pop.

July 20, 2008

KCRW's Guest DJ Project

Downloading the Kevin Rose and John Cusack sessions for the flight home.

August 25, 2008

Sometimes, it definitely pays to check Amazon MP3.

"The new Lindstrøm album Where You Go I Go Too is 3 tracks, but clocks in at almost 55 minutes. It's $9.99 on iTunes, however Amazon MP3 just sees the 3 songs and charges $2.97."

October 23, 2008


It's the band you should be listening to right now.

October 28, 2008

New Snow Patrol is on sale.

Insert a 'your mom' iTunes joke here.

November 3, 2008

Volkwagen Sound Foundation.

For Ryan and Dorny.

November 11, 2008

How I Became the Bomb.


December 17, 2008

Intro to Vinyl, a 2000 documentary on people with obsessive collections of the same name.

I looked for the full-length movie and could not find it anywheres.

Fleet Foxes perform in an abandoned wing of the Grand Palais.


January 18, 2009

Kazakhstan hates Kayne West.

Love live Kazakhstan!

January 25, 2009

Animal Collective.

A great way to take a break from everything.

February 3, 2009


Give it a listen.

February 5, 2009

The Stanford Laptop Orchestra.


February 19, 2009

Dark Was The Night.

Simmy, grab this before your trip.

March 22, 2009


The new single from Depeche Mode's upcoming album.

Foley Room recorded live In Brussels.

Hells yes!

March 23, 2009

The Animal Collective Encyclopedia.

Set download to all.

March 25, 2009

Tesla Coil Rock.

I'd like to see this in person some day.

July 2, 2009

Bjork guest DJs for NPR.

I think one track is five minutes of a dog whistle quartet.

July 8, 2009

Jason is right, Discovery is very enjoyable.

I got my copy from eMusic.

July 21, 2009

Music for Cougars.

Sad there isn't a track titled Mojitoville.

August 10, 2009

Two Weeks.

August 11, 2009

Music Exclusive.

Marcotte, Irelan, Cashdollar, Renaud... you need to download this now.

November 2, 2009

Want to conduct the Los Angeles Philharmonic like Gustavo Dudamel?

There's an app for that.

November 19, 2009

Real Estate.

Irelan, I think you'll dig this.

December 19, 2009

The Pure Awesome eMusic Best Albums of 2009.

Also check out A Very Rosie Christmas if you're tired of the usual.

Annoying music for Christmas.

I think it's a safe bet that anything from The Chipmunks is annoying, Christmas or not.

December 25, 2009

Metacritic names Spoon as artist of the decade.

Sigur Rós is a close second.

April 13, 2010

The Small Stakes.

Fantastic book on music posters for concerts and music acts.

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