Monthly Archives: July 2012

They Might Be Giants : Instanbul (Not Constantinople)

So, as I was making the mix for the Un-Book club’s mix, They Might be Giants came up, and who doesn’t love They Might Be Giants? Well, people who don’t like happy songs I guess, but that’s not the point. … Continue reading

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Public Enemy : Fight The Power

With all this heat of summer upon us, it reminds me of a certain movie that was released in the summer of 1989. Do The Right Thing was probably Spike Lee’s greatest movie, dealing with racial tensions in the small … Continue reading

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The Ataris : My Reply

The Ataris have been a band for quite a while, with the one remaining constant creative force being Kris Roe. They are a band that have always been doing it DIY, and although, have never really made the big time, … Continue reading

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U2 : MLK

I had a different post planned for today, but that all changed when I received some bad news just before lunch time. Veronica, the subject of a post from a few days ago, passed away last night. Veronica was a … Continue reading

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Blestenation : Cruel Summer (Bananarama Cover/Remix)

This was another song that was cut from the Un-Book Club’s party mix, it was one of the last ones to get cut, and I was a little sad to see it go, but I just wasn’t sure what the … Continue reading

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Joan Jett & The Blackhearts : Love is all Around

Our book club, well, I should say Un-Book club, since we never actually read the book, we just get together and drink and eat, are taking the Traveling Tap out this Saturday. So, they have an iPod dock, and since … Continue reading

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Elvis Costello : Veronica

UPDATE: It is with a heavy heart and overwhelming sadness that I have to report this news. Veronica went into a Grand Mal Seizure last night and never came out of it. She passed away last night at her foster’s home … Continue reading

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