Archive for July 8th, 2010

July 8, 2010

This Day in Music History (Sort Of)

......mmmmmmmm Hardee's.......

Our good friends at History.com have informed us that on this day in 1951, Paris (France, not Hilton) celebrated it’s 2000th birthday.  To extremely belatedly celebrate, we’re giving you a special treat below!

Don’t worry, it’s not the video for “Stars Are Blind,” we promise.

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July 8, 2010

Opening for Ke$ha – Heypenny’s Haiku Replay

When playing for a pop star's legion of screaming teen fans, personal safety is a must.

Our good friends Heypenny recently (and bizarrely) opened for pop star Ke$ha at a benefit concert for victims of the Nashville floods that occurred earlier this year.  We asked them to document this once in a lifetime meeting of poppy synth rock and poppy pop pop.  Below are a series of haikus from drummer Aaron Distler, as well as video and a photo from the event.

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