Category: Music

Bonnaroo 2007

Bonnaroo. The word elicits in me both terror and delight. There is no place like it in the world. Think about the freakiest part of the freakiest city you know. Now go freakier. It’s an amazing amalgam of 80,000 dirty stinking hippies, dozens and dozens of great bands, lots of illicit drugs, and a strong

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Idol

Suz and I have been occasional American Idol fans. We watched most of the first season, but we’ve been fairly indifferent since then. The horrible singers in the beginning stages are really the best part, IMHO. For whatever reason, we started watching it more this year. I gotta say, I love Blake. After the performance

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Merry Mixmas 2006

DJ RIko (mentioned expectantly in my previous post) has just released his 2006 Christmas mix. I’m downloading this now, so I can’t comment on the quality, but past years’ versions have always been excellent! Here is his Mixmas page. This is the direct link to a torrent which has the entire thing as a 320kbps

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Santastic II

Sick of every damn holiday song, yet you still want some merry music? Here’s your solution. It’s damn good, and I guarantee you’ve never heard ’em before. djBC of Beastles fame has gathered a collection of mixups and mashups from all around the world for Santastic II (why do I want to say Electric Boogaloo

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Gross or Not?

In August of 2004, two friends and I trekked from Madison, WI to Coventry, VT for the final Phish concerts. Along with hordes of dirty hippies came a deluge of rain. We managed to get in early, but this was a mixed blessing because we’d be among the last to be able to leave. As

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