Archive for November, 2011

November 30, 2011

Where the Internet Took Us

Friends of the PE, Heypenny have released their new record Tendre today for free on the internets, and to mark the occasion they shot this gorgeous video for the lead single “LaLaLoud.”  Grab your free copy here and meet us back here in a week to read our review of said album and see if what you think and what we think will be “OMG I know right!??!” or “WTFUTAW?*”

*what the fuck you talkin about willis

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November 30, 2011

We Never Asked For This – Tito Ramsey

We Never Asked For This is our short review of a band who thought (or their label/manager/agent/girlfriend thought) that it would be a good idea to send us an email saying “like me! like me! like me!” (more or less).

The internet streets must be talking, because after a long drought our inbox is filling up with blind submissions.  Damn it feels good to be a blogsta.  Today’s blind submission is the electronica soul pop of Tito Ramsey.

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November 30, 2011

Tuesday Tip-Off: Self-Help Songbook Volume 2: Not Quite Real

Today’s tip-off is the latest from singer-songwriter Andy Goheen’s downtrodden yet whimsically imperfect Americana project Sticky & The Bs

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November 30, 2011

Where the Internet Took Us

Have you ever wondered what it would be like to watch Stanley from The Office (Leslie David Baker) get a hand-job from a woman who lives in his fridge while he sings a sexually charged demo for autotune?  If so then you are in luck!  The internet hath provided just what you ordered and you can have your mind blown by checking out the video below the jump.

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November 29, 2011

We Never Asked For This – Good Shepherd Band

We Never Asked For This is our short review of a band who thought (or their label/manager/agent/girlfriend thought) that it would be a good idea to send us an email saying “like me! like me! like me!” (more or less).

Today’s invitation to critique was hand delivered in the way of a flyer promoting the new album by the Good Shepherd Band.

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November 28, 2011

This Day in Music History

It was this day in 2011 that we stumbled across evidence that Weezer jumped the shark…on a cruise ship.

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November 25, 2011

This Day in Music History – Nathaniel Seer on Nick Drake

It was on this day in 1974 that singer-songwriter Nick Drake passed away.  Nathaniel Seer tells us how Drake’s music has been there for him, and how we should have been there for Drake.

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November 23, 2011

This Day in Music History – Jason Fickel on Robert Johnson

It was today in 1936 that Robert Johnson laid down his first recordings.  Here to talk about the man and his own three degrees of separation is Jason Fickel.

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November 22, 2011

Sound as Vision – Paul Chatem

ChaCha is a big Paul Chatem fan, and once she stumbled across this portrait he did of Rick Rubin we knew we finally had a music related excuse to share his awesomeness with you.  So go and get some beautiful eye music with his artwork here.

November 22, 2011

Tuesday Tip-Off: Lydia Loveless

Today’s tip-off is the rock & roll country album Indestructible Machine by Lydia Loveless.

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