Wednesday, May 14, 2008

Everyone Nose

Rex is prob right, hip-hop jam of the summer (until Carter III comes out). Pretty sweet. Even features Lindsay Lohan. Check it.

N.E.R.D. - "Everyone Nose":

Also: Live on Letterman

N.E.R.D. Website | MySpace | Hype Machine

Band of the week: The Ting Tings

I'm so addicted to these guys . Yep, you've heard 'em on the iPod commercial. I've posted on them before. Their new album We Started Nothing is out next week, 5/20/08. It rocks, pick it up. You can stream the whole thing here.

One of my fave songs of 2008 below (def going on my summer mix). Enjoy.

The Ting Tings - That's Not My Name:

And the same on Later w/Jools Holland:

YouTube: The Ting Tings on Later

Flight of the Conchords might even do a cover in the future... They must be good, right? Right.

Peace. Have a great week!

The Ting Tings
Website | MySpace | Hype Machine

Flight of the Conchords | M.I.A. | Clinic live in Minneapolis 5/13/08

(M.I.A.'s at the Ave 11/20/07)

Nope, I didn't make it to any of these, sorry. Too busy at work (and twittering). Let's do this MNSpeak style:

Strib: Flight of the Conchords in full character at Orpheum
Pop Life: Flight of the Conchords land at Orpheum
The Morning After: 5.13.08: M.I.A. at the Myth
BRIAT: Clinic 5/13/08 @ The Entry

Rihanna Covers M.I.A.

Flight of the Conchords Website | MySpace | Hype Machine
M.I.A. Website | MySpace | Hype Machine
Clinic Website | MySpace | Hype Machine

Wednesday, May 07, 2008

Kate Nash @ First Avenue 5/3/08

Words here: Quirky Kate Nash attracts females to First Ave

More Words, Video, and Photos here: Kate Nash @ First Ave. 5/3/08

My vids from the gig:

> Kate Nash - "Punk Song" live @ First Avenue 5/4/08
> Kate Nash - "Merry Happy" live @ First Avenue 5/4/08

This photo is pretty cool:

Who's the guy on the right of me?

And yeah, no, I didn't sing "Purple Rain" on stage that night
;) Thanks for the kind words David. Current in studio here.

I'll leave you with this, my fave band at the moment:

The Wombats - Let's Dance to Joy Division

The Wombats
Website | MySpace

Peace, have a great week!

First Avenue on Twitter

Via Peter. Very useful as they publish set times and other info. I'm really happy they got rid of the big box around the soundboard.

Also, I don't think I've mentioned it before, but I'm on Twitter as well. Feel free to follow me: