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Starting at 1pm EST The Dead Weather will be streaming a live performance of their new album (that’s 10 minutes away 😦 – oh, well. If you miss this performance they will also be streaming another performance on May 3 on their myspace page. Here’s the details

Update: NPR is streaming Sea of Cowards this week

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Even though MTV doesn’t include ‘music television’ in their logo anymore that doesn’t mean from time to time their website is going to play some music. Tonight (4/30) watch Gorillaz live on Gorillaz.com or MTV.com live from London, starting at 5pm. Here’s the details



{April 28, 2010}   TV Tonight: Sunset Daze

I miss watching the Golden Girls. TV doesn’t always give our elders a lot of screen time. Tonight a reality show, Sunset Daze,about senior citizens lives in am Arizona retirement community and apparently there’s a lot more sex going on then we thought. Hmmm…a little gross, no?

Premieres tonight on the WE channel, a double episode starting at 10pm…



{April 28, 2010}   News Roundup 4.28.10

Hey! How about a news post? Yay!!!

  • And finally, NPR wonders does Marmite have a bad name?


I was never a fan of the war in Irq, but that doesn’t mean I value what the troops over there have done any less. Starting May 1, 2010 this man will run over 4500 miles to honor each troop that has died.



{April 27, 2010}   Cool Book: Nancy Drew reissue

Out today is the 80th – yes 80th – anniversary reissue of the first Nancy Drew book The Secret of the Old Clock: 80th Anniversary Limited Edition (Nancy Drew). The original came out in 1930! USA Today has an article about it.

I will be updating the Amazon Links page with other items released this week.



{April 22, 2010}   Listen to Hole’s new album

Here we go. Hear Courtney Love’s new version of Hole. It’s streaming on Hole’s Facebook page



I don’t know how I’m going find time to stream all the albums streaming this week. There’s some good ones:

  • The new Gogol Bordello is streaming over at Myspace. It comes out next week


Two ultra-cool music fims will be screening next week:

  • Miami’s Grand Central will host a screening of indie band Animal Collective’s “virtual album” ‘Oddsac,’ Sunday, April 25, 8:30pm, TIX are $15 and guaranteed to sell-out…details here


{April 15, 2010}   To do this weekend, Miami/NYC

If I were cool and (in some cases) in NYC, this is what I would do this weekend

April 16-18:

AVP Nivea Gatorade Fort Lauderdale Open

April 17-18:

In NYC:

For more info on these and other events, check out the live music/local events page



et cetera