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M.I.A US Tour

M.I.A. – Bamboo Banga Purchase here Because she so eccentrically badass and everyone should experience an ! I was turned onto M.I.A. back in 05 when I spent a few months in Brazil. M.I.A and Diplo brought in some pretty sweet Rio Baile Funk. And I being the crazy girl that I am, I actually […]

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The Battle of the Tryhards

It always amuses me seeing all these kids just barely out of their teens reviving the 60’s and 70’s rock era when Zappa and Captain Beefheart were playing with numerous rock genres. And when I speak of these kids, for the most part they are girls that probably were never really into some of the […]

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Tapes 'n Tapes – Walk it off

Oh how Tapes ‘n Tapes are just oodles of fun! You must check these Minnesotians out, as they’re just about to embark on their North American Tour, then off to Europe! Kickin it on the same label as M.I.A., Tapes ‘n Tapes are going triple XL on XL Recordings! Give their new song “The Diry […]

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Cloud 9

Just fuckin wonderful! So I wake up this morning, more like this afternoon (I was up till 5 tying to settle all the ideas running in my head) and I get ready to be productive. Decided to skip my Saturday ritual of nursing a usual hang over on the beach while perfecting my tan, and […]

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Jimi Hendrix

You got to check out the “Jimi Hendrix” documentary, it’s amazing. It not only shows what we already about this electrifying blues legend, but it reveals him on a personal level — and how loved, insecure and funny he was. He speaks so eloquently in his interviews and sends striking emotions through your body in […]

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Jay-Z Ain’t got Nothing on the Stones

What the Fuck! I’m sorry, although Jay-Z is a talented man and people all over the world love his music, ain’t no way in hell is his name’s synonymous with the Rolling Stones. Quoted from the Times Online, April 4, 2008: “I’ve turned into the Rolling Stones of hip-hop,” said Jay-Z, in an interview with […]

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The Black Keys

Dan is on my Mind! The Black Keys @ Glass House 3/30/08 – Woops! Looks like we spent just a tad bit too much time sipping on some vino at a lil hipster wine/beer bar in the art district of Pomona  or what many local IE’ers like to call “Pormona.” Shit, I remember back […]

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