Archive for the ‘Music’ Category

the kills

26May08

saw the greatest concert last night!  10pm, I get out of work and head towards my new friend Jeff and his wife’s place to let their cool four terrier dogs out…. 10:25pm, I leave the ghetto (where they live) and head to 6th street.   10:35pm, I FIND A PARKING SPOT ON 5TH AND BRAZOS!! […]


haha… so I talked to my amazing friend Megan today and it reminded me of the video we made for the Amazing Race tryouts! LOL! So i found it on YouTube and decided to post it…so lame.. but it came up with another persons version on the links on the side….. YOU decide which is […]


sondheim

07May08

      The post about Dick Tracy made me think of Stephen Sondheim  (as he composed the music for the movie as well as winning the Academy Award for best song for that last post!)  So I was wondering what everyone’s fav Sondheim musical was ….. 


“sooner or later you’re gonna be mine…..  sooner or later you’re gonna be….fine… …baby you’re mine on a platter….” my favorite song from one of my top 3 favorite movies of all time…. performed by the talented Miss Min…  here’s the Miss Min version and the original one from the movie performed by Madonna— “No […]


i blogged many moons ago about how much I loved the song “The Origin of Love” from the musical -Hedwig and the Angry Inch-  Well last night while packing I came across the DVD of it and put it on and had myself a dancing feast while shoving clothes into little boxes.  🙂  ENJOY!


Here’s my playlist for the week: 1.  The B-52’s  –  Funplex 2. Duffy  –  Mercy 3. Enur  –  Calabria 2007 4. Lil’ Wayne  –  Lollipop 5. MGMT  –  Time to Pretend 6. The Kills  –  Black Balloon 7. Justice  –  Genesis 8. Yelle  –   Je veux te voir 9. Chrisette Michele  –  Love Is You […]


fun weekend!

05May08

So my favorite Aunt and Uncle from Orange County came out to visit for the weekend….which was WAY fun!!  We went horseback riding, out to Red Robbin, the gym, a massage, the Kentucky Derby, the mall and to a Rockies game!  (half of that is an inside joke…hehe..)  They’re the greats family fo sho…and we definitely had […]


I’ve decided that I like the French….and for reasons such as the below strange music video…. this is my new fav Pop/Dance/Loca French music—  Yelle “Je Veux te Voir”   


I’ve decided that I like the French….and for reasons such as the below strange music video…. this is my new fav Pop/Dance/Loca French music—  Yelle “Je Veux te Voir”   


she came on in my itunes shuffle today after a month hiatus from my life…. and I remembered why I love her so…. 


she came on in my itunes shuffle today after a month hiatus from my life…. and I remembered why I love her so…. 


So  I’ve heard good things from SXSW 2008 about a band called MGMT…I had heard them a couple months ago and thought they rocked!! Apparently they are even cooler in concert….  Here’s my fav song’s video— MGMT    “Time to Pretend” Is it just me or does it represent where modern music is at today?? […]


So today was rather exciting as they announced the lineup for the 2008 Austin City Limits festival…. very cool! 🙂 The bands I’m super excited about??? WELL— Langhorne Slim The Kills Octopus Project CSS Ingrid Michaelson Duffy Vampire Weekend Hot Chip Sharon Jones and the Dap-Kings Tegan and Sara Erykah Badu N.E.R.D. Gnarls Barkley MGMT […]


SO my friend Duncan Ramsay and I have decided that Justice makes the BEST music videos BY FAR….. check out my new favorite “DVNO” and incase you’ve missed the old one D.A.N.C.E. is below as well. 🙂  My life goal is to learn how to make these videos and lock myself up in my room […]


One of my fav sites on the planet is one that many people don’t know about.  Let’s say you’re stuck at work without your amazing CD by the transcendent Vampire Weekend (you seriously should check them out) life is looking down at that point!  Well point your little mouse over to SEEQPOD.COM.  it’ll change your […]


minding my own business today….  i see this….. …i flipped


RIP Jason Rae

24Mar08

So many of you know that I’ve been slightly-obsessed the last 18 months or so with a one Corinne Bailey Rae.  I had to post a little blurb just acknowledging that last weekend Jason Rae passed away at 31.  Now I don’t want to touch the whole issue or debate surrounding the apparent drug overdose […]