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Cool Stuff

Tools you can use: Tracking Local Concerts

Keeping up with tours and concerts can be time-consuming. Here are a couple of tools to help you out! iConcertCal: Finding Relevant Concerts Near You There are literally 100’s of concerts going on in most […]

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Rock Photos Rock!

The Color Awesome’s own Paige Parsons has been asked to be a part of Crawdaddy!, an online music magazine. Their San Francisco roots date back to a fanzine started in 1962, preceeding the likes of […]

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Cool Stuff

DIY Custom Fabric Design

Pssst…. I’ll let you in on a little secret. Phil and I both have a crafty side. Needlepoint, sewing, sculpy are all popular winter hibernation activities. So when my friend ConnieKay told me about a […]

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MP3s & Streams

Song of the Day: New Villager – Rich Doors

The Bi-coastal duo of Ben Bromley & Ross Simonini released their first single on Two Syllable Records in January. I like the pop sensibility coupled with meandering keybords and a nifty tribal beat. download New […]

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Penetration!

I’ve heard it said that everyone in Seattle wants to be a DJ. I don’t see that as a problem! Anybody into music should try it once. At some of my first DJ gigs, I […]

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Review: Andrew Bird @ The Fillmore

First off, props to the crowd at Andrew Bird’s Thursday show at The Fillmore. Humanity is evolving. We all had some personal space, there was a minimum of chatter and a lot of enthusiasm for […]

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MP3s & Streams

R.I.P. Indie Rock Playlist

I am so bummed that one of my primary sources of discovering new music is no more. For the past two years I’ve looked forward to Criznittle’s Indie Rock Playlist, a tasty 120 track torrent […]

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Reviews

Dark Was The Night

4ad has gathered a “who’s-who” of indie-music heaveyweights to put together “Dark Was The Night”. Released as a double CD, triple LP or as a digital download, the album’s array of unreleased tracks will benefit […]

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MP3s & Streams

Best Albums of 2008

Love them or hate them, there are tons of year end lists out there. No two are alike, there’s always some artist or band you’ve never heard of, and you always wonder, “how could they […]

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Videos

Video: Franz Ferdinand – Ulysses

Yet another music video I put together using pictures from a recent Franz Ferdinand concert. Animoto.com makes putting these videos together a snap. Enjoy!

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R.I.P. New Order

It is fitting that I start this blog with a bit on my favorite band ever. I recently referred to the New Order reissues as “the most beautiful nail in the most beautiful coffin”. Peter […]