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Wednesday dug out of a foot-deep drift Things.   Printer-friendly page   Send this story to someone
Wednesday, February 17, 2021 - 08:00 AM
Posted by: Karl


JON PRATT: Pate's frontman plays "I Just Wanna Be Your's."

DR. JOHN'S New Orleans Swamp: 1974 Television Special with The Meters, 1974.

THE METERS: Live At The Bottom Line / Live At Showboat Lounge, 1977.

BOWERBIRDS return with "Moon Phase."


ALFIE TEMPLEMAN's "Everybody's Gonna Love Somebody" sounds very Tears For Fears.

MITCH EASTER talks to Vinyl Writer.

35 BEATLES COVERS by indie and alt artists.

COWPUNK, A Brief History.


MEGXIT: Royal author Robert Jobson said Meghan and Harry ‘seem hell bent on causing the Queen more discomfort and possible embarrassment’.

LARRY KING's widow has contested the late television icon's handwritten will, which excluded her from his multi-million dollar fortune.

MISSION: IMPOSSIBLE 7 & 8 will no longer be filmed back-to-back.

GAME OF THRONES' Kit Harington and Rose Leslie have become first-time parents after welcoming a baby boy.

GILLIAN ANDERSON won back her boyfriend Peter Morgan.

ASHLEY JUDD expressed gratitude to the Congolese people who aided in her rescue from the rainforest, where she broke her leg in four places.

MARTIN SCORSESE inveighs against "content."


HOW TO SPOT when a Bull Elephant is charging.

AT LEAST THIS DOGGO is enjoying the snow.

A BEAR, pole dancing.

...and I'm spent!

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So I complained about the Polar Vortex and got Heavy Snow also.   Printer-friendly page   Send this story to someone
Tuesday, February 16, 2021 - 08:00 AM
Posted by: Karl


REDD KROSS play "Annie's Gone" and cover The Carpenters' "Yesterday Once More" for Twofer Tuesday.

ALABASTER dePLUME plays a Lagniappe Session.


ANIKA PYLE streams Wild River.

NICK LOWE: How he made "Cruel to Be Kind."

CABARET VOLTAIRE: Richard discuss all things current, whether Brexit, COVID-19, or the new generation of fans who have come along in recent years.


LOUIS CLARK, who orchestrated such ELO favorites as "Mr. Blue Sky" and "Can't Get It Out of My Head," died Saturday at age 73.

THE NUMBER ONES looks at Cutting Crew's synth-rock howl "(I Just) Died In Your Arms."


MEGXIT: Oprah Winfrey is sitting down with Meghan Markle and Prince Harry.

LILY JAMES, spotted with a guy who's not Dominic West.

GWYNETH PALTROW is selling a vibrator.

THE BACHELOR host Chris Harrison said Saturday he is "stepping aside" from the show "for a period of time" after defending a frontrunner on the current season who came under scrutiny for social media photos from her past.

ELIJAH WOOD has a nit to pick with Amazon's Lord of the Rings.

STRANGER THINGS: Season 4 will be the darkest yet.


A GOOSE, A DOG and the Goats.

A DOOGO reunites with his human recovering from covid.


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Polar Vortex Survival Weekend 2 Things.   Printer-friendly page   Send this story to someone
Monday, February 15, 2021 - 08:00 AM
Posted by: Karl


BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN breaks out a 12-string to cover Jackie DeShannon's "When You Walk in the Room," which was also a hit for The Searchers.

NEW RELEASES: Paste will point you to Clap Your Hands Say Yeah, Claud, the Obsessives, and more.

BILL'S INDIE BASEMENT has Django Django, Virginia Wing, So Badly, and more.


ROBERT FRIPP & TOYAH WILCOX cover "Tainted Love."

DJANGO DJANGO drummer and bandleader Dave Maclean tells Brooklyn Vegan about some of the inspirations behind Glowing in the Dark.

SINGLES ONLY: 22 Great Songs By Artists Who Never Made An Album.

THE NUMBER ONES looks at Aretha Franklin and George Michael's ebullient gospel-pop duet "I Knew You Were Waiting (For Me)," Franklin's first No. 1 hit in 20 years.

RUPERT NEVE, the audio equipment inventor whose mixing consoles and preamplifiers shaped the sound of recorded music in the 20th century, has died aged 94.


MEGXIT: After suffering a miscarriage in July 2020, Meghan Markle and Prince Harry are expecting another baby

THE BEATLES: GET BACK. Peter Jackson has a sneak peek of his documentary.

JUSTICE LEAGUE: The Snyder Cut has a full trailer online.

JUSTIN TIMBERLAKE posted an apology to both Britney Spears and Janet Jackson.

PHOEBE WALLER-BRIDGE & DONALD GLOVER will star in a new Amazon Prime Video series based on the 2005 film Mr. and Mrs. Smith.

MARTIN SCORSESE's List of British Cinema You Need To See (Before You Die).

GEORGE WASHINGTON'S BIRTHDAY is observed today. Here's an inaccurate and profane tribute to the first US President.



A BABY ARMADILLO, with a toy.

A PARROT does impressions.

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Friday, February 12, 2021 - 08:00 AM
Posted by: Karl


VALENTINE'S DAY: I've never been a big Valentine's Day guy, but I have always liked The Replacements' "Valentine" and Elvis Costello's cover of "My Funny Valentine."  Beyond that, my thoughts typically drift to the Velvet Underground's "I'll Be Your Mirror," The Beatles' "In My Life," and the Beach Boys' "God Only Knows." I think it's probably very difficult to write a straight-ahead, universal love song, and these three are great.


BELINDA CARLISLE's Teenage Obsessions.

CHICK COREA, an architect of the jazz-rock fusion boom in the 1970s who spent more than a half century as one of the foremost pianists in jazz, died on Tuesday at home in Tampa, Fla. He was 79.  I once drove him to a gig, quite by happenstance, and he was very cool with it.

ELLIOT MAZER,  the longtime producer and engineer who helped craft albums for Neil Young, Linda Ronstadt, and the Band, among others, died at his San Francisco home on Sunday. He was 79.

THE OPPOSING VIEW:  Ever Fallen In Love? Love Stinks. Love Hurts. Love Will Tear Us Apart. Only Love Can Break Your Heart. And don't forget to give me back my black t-shirt (nsfw)

THE 100 BEST LOVE SONGS, according to The Telegraph.

THE TOP 50 LOVE SONGS, as measured by Billboard.

VH-1's 40 Awesomely Bad Love Songs.

THE WORST LOVE SONGS, according to faculty members of the University of St. Thomas’ Music Department.

NINE SONGS ABOUT SEEING YOUR EX MAKING OUT, courtesy of The A.V. Club. A hardy perennial.


SHELLEY DUVALL: The Reclusive Icon on Fleeing Hollywood and the Scars of Making 'The Shining.'

KEVIN HART's Personal Shopper Allegedly Defrauded Him Out of a Million Bucks.

DUCHESS MEGHAN MARKLE won her lawsuit against Associated Newspapers and The Mail on Sunday after her private letter was published for the world to read.

KRISTEN WIIG married longtime love Avi Rothman after they welcomed twins via surrogate in June 2020.

PAULINA PORIZKOVA: I had no money for groceries after Ric Ocasek died.

GAME OF THRONES creators David Benioff and D.B. Weiss are developing a series adaptation of the Richard Powers novel "The Overstory" at Netflix.

TRUE DETECTIVE may get a fourth season... without its creator.

ABRAHAM LINCOLN: Happy birthday to the 16th President of the United States. Even if you saw the Spielberg biopic, here are two things you may not have known about Honest Abe: (1) he was an early adopter of the telegraph; and (2) he once sported a punky haircut


CAT... herding.

A PUP charges up a senior doggo.

A BEAVER, eating a cabbage.

I'M STILL A PUPPY, please catch me!

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Thursday Things? How the time flies.   Printer-friendly page   Send this story to someone
Thursday, February 11, 2021 - 08:00 AM
Posted by: Karl


JOHN HIATT: It's been a "Slow Turning."

MESHELL NDEGEOCELLO plays a Tiny Desk Concert.

COOL GHOULS share “The Way I Made You Cry” and “Helpless Circumstance.” The former has an early Rundgren vibe.

RYLEY WALKER shares "Rang Dizzy."


LIZ PHAIR shares "Hey, Lou," featuring puppets of Lou Reed and Laurie Anderson.

THE ROCK & ROLL HALL OF FAME nominations wen to these folks. Congrats!

BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN was busted for drunken driving three months ago while behind the wheel at the Jersey Shore. But was it a bad bust?

CAROLE KING: Tapestry just turned 50, which I mention mostly because en route to the 2003 Pate reunion, friend of the band Craig O'Neill mentioned that no one could deny the power of Tapestry, which is correct though not a view I would have necessarily ascribed to him in college.  Here's the Pitchfork 10 review.

THE NUMBER ONES looks at Starship's "Nothing's Gonna Stop Us Now," the Oscar-nominated synth-rock hit from the 'Mannequin' soundtrack.


CHARISMA CARPENTER,  who portrayed Cordelia Chase in the drama series Buffy the Vampire Slayer and the spin-off series Angel, accuses Joss Whedon of on-set misconduct.

ESME BIANCO (Game of Thrones) becomes the latest Marilyn Manson accuser.

ARMIE HAMMER allegedly gave Jessica Ciencin Henriquez a big bruise on her behind during their brief summer romance.

GINA CARANO, who plays Cara Dune on The Mandalorian, will no longer be on the show.

ELISABETH MOSS has joined the cast of Barry Levinson’s film about the making of The Godfather.

MICHAEL GANDOLFINI on Playing a Young Tony Soprano.

SCOOBY-DOO: Velma Dinkley is getting an "adult" spin-off series.

LARRY FLYNT, the controversial founder of Hustler magazine and president of Larry Flynt publications, has died. He was 78.


AN ELEPHANT steals a hat, then returns it.

A CAT has second thoughts.

A PUP, and a duck.

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