Saturday, February 17, 2007

The Watch List


1. The Kaiser Chiefs AOL Interface Podcast, it features acoustic version of three of their new songs. You can download it here.
2. The Beep Seals - They've got the nu-surf sound down, but could someone tell them to change the font color on their myspace page!
3. Sol.iLLaquists of Sound - Smooth positive hip-hop, also check out their myspace page.
4. The Nudie Suits - New Zealand indie-pop meets American Bluegrass.


1.A Cool $25 Million for a Climate Backup Plan by John Tierney - Leave it Al Gore and Richard Branson.
2. What WB Yeats' 'Second Coming' Really Says About the Iraq War by Adam Cohen - Here is the link to the actual poem. It is interesting, but I don't think Yeats was predicting the future!
3. Wag Magazine - This mag collects some really interesting art and literature, and I always enjoy turn pages with my mouse.


1. Bonnaroo Festival Tickets - The Decemberists, Lily Allen, The Black Keys, Aesop Rock, Spoon ... Oh Yeah!
2. Yellowbird T-Shirt Project - Great causes, but it is still $25.


1. Free music from Stones Throw! First it was Chrome Children 2 (music from Adult Swim) last month, then they dub February J Dilla month and give us "Thank You J Dilla Act 2" mixed by J-Rocc, and finally on V-Day Peanut Butter Wolf gave us his "Valentine's Day Mixtape". Thank you, Stones Throw!


1. The DL - Ever since AOL launch the music blog "Spinner" I've been addicted to their segment called The DL. I especially enjoy any of the episodes that Sara Schaefer is in, she makes the DL a must see.

2. DJ Zebra's mini-documentary of his expirence at Bootie 2005 (I found this here)