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just because: radiohead-king of limbs

in rainbows was/is near impossible to beat and i’m not sure if this does (don’t care) but one things for certain, these guys just keep experimenting and growing in every way. WHOOP!

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what he said: doug stanhope

make sure you’ve got your depends on securely or at least put down a sheet of plastic because this fucking comic tsunami will make you laugh so hard you’ll probably pee yourself. i give you, doug stanhope, (probably) the funniest man alive: not on netflix yet so here.   netflix or here.   here.   […]

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king of the wild frontier: mark deutsch and his bazantar

Bazantar, techne follows psyche (2007) from Fey Adelstein on Vimeo. ok so i’m a sucker for stuff like this, but WOW! just gorgeous! more here.

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smoov shimmy’s new music quick picks: kreng, bee mask and richard a. ingram

i just love it when dark music dudes are all “fuck it, let’s get DARK!” well, maybe tim burton should start a modern dance troupe and hire this cat. k-k-k-kreng’s grimoire. a golden shade of black. so you’ve got some fucking nasty ass red hornets/wasps or whatever the fuck they are, dat won’t take NO […]

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another midnight classic: mingus plays piano

yeah, so besides being a fucking god-like bass player and composer, mr. mingus is also responsible for crafting one of my fav jazz piano albums of all times. chuck this on one late night after the party is winding down or some lazy sunday and see if it doesn’t become one of your staples. i […]

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cool summer reads: jack chambers’ milestones-the music and times of miles davis

  considering the many related posts, you may have figured out by now, that i love me some miles.  maybe love is too weak a word? ahem. anyhoo, this epic read leaves no milestone(sorry) unturned, no matter how much funk might be growing underneath. so authoritatively researched in fact, that miles himself apparently burgled it […]

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this one’s for me: clams casino-instrumental mixtape

fuuuck. sometimes i wonder what the fuck i was thinking doing any kind of music blog. especially a music blog based on my tastes. dirty-esque as they may ever be. sucker. sure, it’s nice to have common interests, but really, i don’t give a fuck. if you really don’t like it don’t listen. and stop […]

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the doctor will see you now, mr. freud: the maxx

you know, you probably won’t catch me raving about too many animated titles around the highly sought diet-of-insects forensic/tasting lab-campus/complex, but this, sir/madam, is, the fucking shhhhhhhheeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeiiiiiiittt: sam kieth‘s very cool animated version of the maxx. it’s pretty fucking close to the comic, nerdlinger, and the voice characterizations are better than i/you could have imagined; […]

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frequency spunnin’: surgeon-breaking the frame and v.i.v.e.k.-eyes down

  see it with your ears here. and then: eyes down. bass up.   oh yes, my f(r)iends. sumo-fat-ne-ess.   …    

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old vines in the new world: m.j. keenan’s blood into wine

right off i’m gonna go ahead and highly recommend this doc because it is not made by that walmart/dud/scud of wine, the great homogenizer:  robert mondavi. anyhoo, i am as much into the holy concept of arizona bay as much as the next miscreant motherfucker and this doc does deliver, somehow, but damn, the momentum […]

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