In a lengthy announcement addressing his history in the music business (don’t be scared, if you want to skip a good read, he tells you which point to skip forward to), Ted Leo has announced a “majorly massive carreer trajectory,” a musical theater project that is “hopefully, the new direction [he’s] been seeking.” Color me intrigued. It will be debuting this Monday, August 23rd, on a website to...
Today’s random music news that matters to me: Avi Buffalo released a very promising self-titled debut. Now that they’ve earned their chops opening for Modest Mouse (which I witnessed) and My Morning Jacket and now playing in Europe, they’ve announced a fall US headlining tour. I will definitely be going to the October 19th Detroit date. Real Estate are releasing a new two-song single on 7” vinyl...
Interview - [Lueda Alia]
nothingsoundsbetter: Nothing Sounds Better: I would like to thank you for the time you are giving to do this interview with Nothing Sounds Better. So first off can you just let our readers know who you are and who you work for? My name is Lueda Alia and everyone knows me as “Eda.” I study Political Science at the University of Western Ontario, though that will change to Criminology this year....
Danger Mouse and Sparklehorse - Dark Night of the...
dark night of the soul - a period in a person’s life, traditionally a Christian’s, that is filled with intense darkness, desperation, and self-doubt, a feeling of almost complete separation from God, when all actions seem pointless and all prayers feel empty and unanswered With that, I present to you Danger Mouse and Sparklehorse’s Dark Night of the Soul, a highly anticipated...
Pixar Films: Okay! Random post. Some blogs that... →
indoor-living: Most of them are here, under the ‘Pixar Friends’ and ‘Affiliates’ section. Anyways, there are 2 blogs that I think you should really check out. One of them I’ve been talking about for quite a while and the other is a bit new. Legal Free Music: All free music, given away by the bands. Yes,…
I'm taking my talents to South Beach
And by South Beach I mean nothingsoundsbetter.tumblr.com, a great new music blog where you can read columns and reviews by six excellent writers. Well, five excellent writers and me. You should check it out.
Bars of Gold - Of Gold
Of Gold is one of my most anticipated of 2010. Bars of Gold includes former members of the once post-hardcore powerhouse Bear Vs. Shark, including vocalist Marc Paffi. The music has a much more earthy feel than BVS, with the first single, “The Hustle,” sporting some powerful drums, a jaunty banjo, and some truly grooving bass lines. The track demands movement. The groove is...