Archive for the 'Music' Category

Edmo 0

I know this gentleman.

He has a band. It’s called Edmo Trio.

Coming to a Jazz Fest Near Me 0

It’s Medeski, Martin and Wood:

Appearing Friday, July 4th at the Iowa City Jazz Fest. If you don’t have the time, steal it. 😛

Smoke on the Yangtze 0

via EarthGoat to College Humor

BONUS – A bear in a sock

Newsish 10/15/2007 0

I didn’t want to do this, but they made me.

More later.

Today’s Vocab Words: revanchism, femtocells

All the Newsish that I’ve Paid Attention To 1

I have a bit of an Ars-fest this morning:

You like the list look? I do.

Post anything you’d like listed in the comments. I’m phoning this one in today.

Today’s Vocab Word: veridical

Clever’s Newsish Items 10/3/2007 1



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  • Pulsejets down under
  • A comet loses its tail
  • Congress blinds DHS’s space-borne eye of Sauron, postpones domestic spy plan
  • Another follow up: Blackwater Hearings Ain’t no Superbad – A Wired correspondent’s take on the hearings yesterday. A good quote:

    What I found especially telling, given the consistently weak grasp of the issues, was that multiple representatives opened their remarks by talking about how Blackwater contractors protected them while on visits to Iraq. They often meant this as a compliment to the firm, and also a way of establishing their credentials on the issue. But it usually backfired, revealing a lack of simple curiosity. It showed that they’ve known about the massive use of contractors for years – they just didn’t bother to ask any questions, even when the issue was in their faces.

  • All hail Tweety:

I’ll probably find more. Feel free to leave suggestions in the comments.

What what? 2

What what in the hell…

Found via myspace friend following

Hip Hop Violin 2

Paul Dateh on violin with ‘inka one’ on turntables.

via Digg

Rage @ Alpine Valley 8/24/07 0

I went. It was great. Hell, it was awesome.

For a good concert-goer rundown, go read this guy.

For the Chicago Sun-Times version, go read this article.

I’ll put up my two decent pics I took after a bit.

Here’s the opener:

For the Two Banjo Enthusiasts 1

that I know.

Plastic Jesus

Here’s a tab and lyrics for any interested parties.

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