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Weird news of the day, Ben Folds and Author Nick Hornsby are collaboratting on a album out later this year and have released a single about Levi Johnston of the Palin baby daddy fiasco. Here it is:


{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?

{March 17, 2010}   Wednesday News

Good morning all! Happy St. Patty’s Day and beginning of SXSW’s music conference. Woohoo! Some odd items I thought I’d pass on:

  • Devendra Banhart’s new trippy video for Baby
  • Dessa’s new album is a book?
  • You can now pre-order Elliot Smith’s debut albumRoman Candle
  • Tool’s Maynard James Keenan’s documentary on making wine
  • And Jimmy Fallon announced he will have a week-long celebration for the Rolling Stones

{March 16, 2010}   Random News for the sick girl

I’m not feeling well and getting worse by the moment irrespective of OJ guzzling. So I don’t have enough energy to think about which of these items I want to post about, therefore, I’m putting them all in one.

Here we go:

I’m back and glad to be. There’s so much you miss by going offline for a couple of days huh…

  • Speaking of comebacks, Courtney Love’s Hole has returned. Her first single is “Skinny Bitch“…sigh
  • And finally, good news for the Gaza Strip, Israli has (I’m sure) temporarily called off an air raid because of Facebook

{February 23, 2010}   Random News Post

Let’s do a random news post for your Tuesday:

  • David Byrne’s tour documentary will debut at SXSW. Hopefully it will include lots of Byrne on a bike footage
  • Straight from His Holiness’s twitter page here’s video from his Larry King Interview
  • and finally, what are Satan‘s top 10 favorite albums?

{February 11, 2010}   Almost Weekend Items UPDATED

So here’s some items of note I thought I’d pass on:

  • If you haven’t already, watch the entire Oscar nominated animated short Wallace & Gromit: A Matter of Loaf and Death
  • The Underwire wonders if this devo ad makes you feel funny
  • Chickens in Love is a full-length album of original songs with lyrics written by 826LA students and recorded by Los Angeles recording artists. This album will feature recordings by She & Him, Fiona Apple, Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros, among others. The album will benefit 826LA
  • If you are a regular reader of my blog you know how into music videos I am. Here’s one for a really good song from Meghan Smith
  • Tracklisting for and new song from Joanna Newsom‘s new album out Feb. 23…and here’s a new book of about her

{February 8, 2010}   National Hangover Day Newspost

Since it’s way late, I’ve titled today’s regular newspost in honor of the day after the Superbowl and I feel a little hungover, even though I didn’t drink last night. Anywho, here’s the news from over the weekend and today:

  • Trailer for Luc Besson’s The Extraordinary Adventures of Adele Blanc-Sec
  • People are really into this new documentary on Babies, where most of the movie is without dialogue
  • Missed SNL this week. Here’s some of the best videos from the show

{February 5, 2010}   Newsy post for Friday

Not really news, just a hodge-podge of interesting items to note floating around on the internet today:

  • Here’s a trailer for the new Magnetic Fields’ documentary Strange Powers
  • And finally, Neil Gaiman plus 10 reasons Arthur is a geeklet icon

{February 2, 2010}   News for your Tuesday
  • What’s on Angela Gossow of the death metal band Arch Enemy’s Ipod
  • Had the best tv watching night last night. I really enjoyed myself…especially RuPaul’s DragRace. Here’s a recap with Project Runway’s favorite drag queen (and mine)  Chris March
  • ANd finally, so freaking excited – Daria is finally coming to dvd. Here’s a trailer

et cetera