August 16, 2011

Echo & the Bunnymen – “The Cutter”

“Spare us the cutter! Not just another drop in the ocean!” Keyboards X Hairspray + gated snare drum = the 80s. Still, I will fight you. – Mikel
August 16, 2011

First Listen: ‘Muppets: The Green Album’

Listen to the entire Muppets: The Green Album streaming now on NPR. The Airborne Toxic Event perform “The Wishing Song” The Green Album will be released August 23rd. The Muppets Movie arrives in theaters November 23rd.
August 15, 2011

MIDDLESEX – Jeffrey Eugenides

Literary crack.
August 14, 2011

DeVotchKa – “Queen of the Surface Streets”

“I’ll move these rocks for you my love…” I have the lyrics to this song framed on my wall. A gift from Nick. – Mikel
August 13, 2011

The Stone Roses – “(Song for My) Sugar Spun Sister”

It’s like a fuckin morality tale about limitless talent, friendship and drugs.
August 12, 2011

The Joy Formidable – “Cradle”

This song is like a punch in the face. Awesome.
August 11, 2011

WHITE NOISE – Don DeLillo

More relevant than ever. Toyota Corolla. Toyota Corolla. Toyota Corolla.
August 10, 2011

The Drowning Men – “Rita”

These guys toured with us recently and this song like the band itself is fucking incredible. Rita!
August 9, 2011

Simon & Garfunkel – “Cecilia”

This pre-dates the Garfunkel, Oats and Nash supergroup to come. That’s one to watch.