Posts tagged ‘Blondie’

May 10, 2011

This Day in Music History (Sort Of)

It was this day in 1877, that President Rutherford B. Hayes had the White House’s first telephone installed in the telegraph room. We pay tribute with our favorite songs celebrating this particular piece of communication technology.

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December 15, 2010

Sound as Vision – Ghost in the Machine

Your move mp3. Your move.

This very cool flikr set by artist Erika Iris Simmons was brought to our attention today, and we’re spreading the love.  For our younger readers, the above is a cassette tape which was a medium for hearing music back when huffing freon and rocking out and jumping railroad tracks was something that the kids did.  Golden times indeed.

Check it out below for some of our other favorites from Erika’s work.  We more or less just picked the musical artists we dig the most as a way to whittle it down, because all of her work is amazing. 

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