~ Today calls for some Pixies. Old and new (the new is growing on me).
~ In honor of Government Shutdown Day, this seemed like an apt choice.
~ Hooked on this song (and now video) from Fryars.
Phoenix – Entertainment | A Take Away Show from La Blogotheque on Vimeo. ~ A French hipster drone encounters a band. At the Palace of Versailles. Entertainment ensues.
~ Brilliantly silly. Found at Laughing Squid.
~ Green Day plays the album Dookie live in celebration of its release 20 years ago. If you’ve got a spare 37 minutes it’s worth a listen. Related articles Green Day’s ‘American Idiot’ Documentary Due in October (rollingstone.com)
~ Me thinks this is a vast improvement to the original version.
PHOENIX Trying To Be Cool / Drakkar Noir from CANADA on Vimeo. ~ This is on near constant rotation in my house in an effort to ween my elementary school-aged daughters off the likes of Taylor Swift and Justin Beaver.
~ Whimsical projected images appear when breathing.
PIXIES “BAGBOY” [DIR. LAMAR+NIK] from LAMAR+NIK on Vimeo. ~ Lucky kid.
~ Home sick for yet another day. Mr. Rogers is about my speed right now.
~ Boards of Canada new album in June!
Daft Punk Feat Pharrell Williams & Nile Rodgers – Get Lucky (Official Reworked by Claudio Vizu) from Claudio Vizu on Vimeo. ~ This song has been playing non-stop in my head for days. I can’t say it’s a bad thing. UPDATE: ~ This one may be even better.
“Babe’s Lair” – Walt & Vervain from Joseph on Vimeo. ~ Great dream-like quality.
“Heroes” 1977 from David Bowie on Vimeo. ~ Sigh. Now I can start the day.
~ I will never regret following a Japanese trend hunter on Twitter.