• Fantastic!

    9. Mai. 2012, 16:01

    Tue 8 May – Poliça, Collections of Colonies of Bees

    Larger crowd this time around, easily my favorite band of 2012!
  • all in all

    4. Okt. 2010, 7:05

    Simply spectacular. All to All
  • Soundtrack to my life...

    19. Apr. 2010, 3:16

    Opening Credits: Lykke Li - Dance Dance Dance
    Waking Up: Arcade Fire - Rebellion (Lies)
    Average Day: Brazilian Girls - Don't Stop
    First Date: El Perro Del Mar - Somebody's Baby
    Falling in Love: She & Him - You Really Got A Hold On Me
    Love Scene: Otis Redding - These Arms Of Mine
    Fight Scene: Terranova - Stigma
    Breaking Up: The Whispertown 2000 - Done With Love
    Getting Back Together: Yazoo - Only You
    Life's Okay: Talking Heads - This Must Be The Place (Naive Melody)
    Mental Breakdown: Kate Bush - Running Up That Hill
    Driving at Night: Miike Snow - Cult Logic
    Learning a Lesson: The Temper Trap - Sweet Disposition
    Deep Thought: Regina Spektor - Somedays
    Flashback: Rilo Kiley - Portion For Foxes
    Partying: Deee-lite - Groove Is In The Heart
    Regretting: Neko Case - Runnin' Out Of Fools
    Long Night Alone: Beirut - Postcards From Italy
    Death Scene: Sera Cahoone - You're Not Broken
    Closing Credits: Bon Iver - Skinny Love
  • feeling like a degenerate...

    17. Feb. 2010, 0:14

    1. How did you get into 31?
    Tegan & Sara was def due to miss tavia and Nouvelle Vague was by accident via myspace.

    2. What was the first song you ever heard by 22?
    Bitter:Sweet- dirty laundry on some person's myspace profile.

    3. What's your favourite lyric by 41?
    Feist- either 1234 or mushaboom

    4. What is your favourite album by 49?
    pink martini-sympathique

    5. How many albums by 13 do you own?
    aretha franklin...just her greatest hits album.

    6. What is your favourite song by 50?

    7. Is there a song by 4 that makes you sad?
    the whispertown 2000- atlantis

    8. What is your least favourite song by 15?
    dont have a 15 currently

    9. What is your favourite song by 5?
    dont have a 5 currently either

    10. Is there a song by 6 that makes you happy?
    Roisin Murphy- ruby blue

    11. What is your favourite album by 40?
    the blow; fav album would be poor aim: love songs

    12. What is your favourite song by 10?
    the bird and the bee- fucking boyfriend

    13. What is a good memory you have involving 33)?
    alkaline trio. 1st real band i ever loved...rubbing asses with derek grant at the danny adriano solo show @ the metro in chicago!

    14. What is your favourite song by 37?
    etta james- I just want to make love to you.

    15. Is there a song by 19 that makes you happy?
    brazilian girls-jique

    16. How many times have you seen 24 live?
    bat for lashes- zero

    17. What is the first song you heard by 23?
    maria taylor-a good start

    18. What is your favourite album by 11?
    otis redding-try a little tenderness, pain in my heart, these arms of mine...

    19. Who is your favourite member of 1?
    Neko Case- obviously neko case!

    20. How many times have you seen 14 live?
    bon iver- zero

    21. Do you have any good memories involving 45?
    the smiths..i got this album in high school and didnt really appreciate it for a few years after that...

    22. What is your favourite song by 16?
    broken social scene-swimmers

    23. What is the first song you heard by 47?
    sera cahoone- seven hours later

    24. What is your favourite album by 3?
    she & him- volume one

    25. What is your favourite song by 18?
    santigold-shove it

    26. What is the first song you heard by 38?
    Modest Mouse- float on...ha. sad. i know.

    27. What is your favourite lyric that 21 has sung?
    el perro del mar-you cant steal a gift..

    28. What is your favourite song by 2?
    rilo kiley- portions for foxes.

    29. What is the first song you heard by 32?
    no 32...

    30. What is your favourite song by 8?
    Jenny Lewis- Trying my best to love you or jack killed mom.

    31. How many times have you seen 17?
    Lykke li- 2x baby

    32. Is there a song by 44 that makes you happy?
    Chairlift- garbage

    33. What is your favourite album by 12?
    Beirut-march of the zapotech

    34. What is the worst song by 29?
    its a tie between cocorosie & the shirelles and neither of them have any bad songs...

    35. What was the first song you heard by 34?
    yeah, yeah, yeahs- maps

    36. What is your favourite album by 42?
    M83-saturdays = youth

    37. How many times have you seen 39 live?
    mgmt- none

    38. What is your favourite song by 36?
    talking heads- and she was or up all night

    39. What is the first song you heard by 28?
    arcade fire- rebellion (lies)

    40. What is your favourite album by 35?
    hot chip- made in the dark

    41. How did you get into 48?
    telepopmusik- just the song breathe got me into them...

    42. Have you ever seen 7 live?
    regina spektor- not yet.

    43. What song do you love by 43?
    rufus wainwright- california

    44. How many times have you seen 20)?
    goldfrapp- nonce. ha. new fav word right there.

    45. Who’s responsible for getting you into 25?
    m.ward- thanks to she & him...

    46. Is 30 one of your favorite artists?
    dont have a 30.

    47. Favorite song by 9?
    M.I.A. pull up the people

    48. Would you like to see 5 live?
    no 5...

    49. Favorite member of 26?
    salt-n-pepa/coconut records....i prefer jason.

    50. What’s the most played song on your computer by 27?
    no 27.
  • a magpie to the morning.

    13. Sep. 2009, 1:04

    1. What are you listening to right now?
    Home- Alexi Murdoch

    2. What song makes you sad?
    let me get back to you, im sure there are a few.

    3. What is the most annoying song in the world?
    the song that never ends.

    4. Your all time favorite band?
    Neko Case/Rilo Kiley

    5. Your newly discovered band is?
    Jenny Wilson or Miike Snow

    6. Best female voice?
    Neko Case

    7. Best male voice?
    M. Ward or Otis Redding or Justin Vernon

    8. Music type you find yourself listening to most?
    read my page.

    9. What do you listen to, to hype you up?

    10. What do you listen to when you want to calm down?
    Bon Iver

    11. Last gig/concert you went to?
    Lykke Li/Miike Snow

    12. Band you find yourself listening to the most right now?
    Im currently attempting to broaden my horizons.

    13. Most hated band?
    i dont listen to things i hate.

    14. Song that makes you think?
    im always thinking

    15. Band that you think the world should love as much as you do?
    I dont want the whole world to love the same stuff as i do...ruins things.

    16. Coolest music video?
    I can't say i watch many music videos.

    17. Music video with the most babe watch?
    see above.

    18. What do you play/would you play in the bedroom to spice things up?
    otis, ella, aretha, bon iver, eartha, and a whole bunch more....and why am i writing this sort of thing down.

    19. Can you play a musical instrument?
    i used to play piano and flute....

    20. Ever been in a mosh pit?
    sorry no. but i've witnessed them and wondered what the point was to them.

    21. Are you in a band?
    I wish....i didnt have stage fright.

    23. Ever dated a musician?
    not to my knowledge

    28. Do you wish yourself that you were a musician?
    i do i do i do.

    29. Best chick band you know of?
    hmmm...i think the bands i enjoy the most oft are co-ed.

    31. Last song that you heard on the radio/cd...etc...?
    dream about flying-alexi murdoch

    32. What do you think of Classical music?
    its enjoyable but i dont have any on my ipod...i could change this.

    33. What do you think of Country music?
    i absolutely adore alt country but none of that pop country on the radio

    34. What do you think of Death metal?
    i can handle it but i dont listen to it on my own.

    35. Last BIG band that you saw live?
    um KISS/ Aerosmith in 2003...ha.

    36. Are you a groupie?
    i was for a month.

    37. Do you listen to music in foreign languages?
    a few of them.

    38. What famous musician would you like to fuck!?
    ha. really? um i dont have an answer for this, which i myself find shocking.

    39. Worst concert moment?
    missing every set of alkaline trio nearly ever time ive ever gone to a show. ha, sad but true.

    40. Funny concert moment?
    miike snow set was a good time. 50 something man turns around to stare at my chest for 5 straight minutes proceeds to produce a bodily fragrance and then turn back around to watch the set.

    41. Sad concert moment?
    rilo kiley in chicago, got stood up and a parking ticket.

    42. Best local act you can think of?
    does bon iver count...he produced said record 5 hours from here.

    43. If you were a musical instrument what would you be?
    Tambourine bc i know how to shake it. ha.

    44. Do you listen to the radio?
    oldies if i have to.

    45. Do you watch music TV?
    that does not exist.

    46. Do you follow the music charts, like the top 40?
    i follow my charts. ha.

    47. Have you met any famous musicians?
    only a handful.

    48. Are any of your friends/family/etc. musicians?
    many of my friends are.

    49. Song that best describes your feelings right now?
    i've recently listened to so many different artists im not even sure i could pick.

    50. Song that describes your life?
    not life is far too complicated to be fit into 3 minutes.

    51. Do you know the names of all the band members that you listen to?
    All? No. Most? Probably.

    52. Does a musician’s physical attractiveness play a role in the music that you listen to?
    no but it makes the show that much more enjoyable.

    53. What famous musician do you want to marry?
    i dont want to get married.

    53. Favourite movie sound track?
    500 days of summer.

    55. Any musician pet hates?
    the wording of this question has perplexed me.

    56. What do your parents listen to?
    mom listenes to shitty country on the radio and my dad listens to classic rock and new wave.

    57. What are you listening to right NOW?
    blue mind-alexi murdoch

    58. Do you wear band etc T-shirts?
    i have only one band t-shirt and yes i wear it a lot.

    59. What do you think of people who do?
    gives me an idea of who they listen to. ha and therefore i can judge them silently in my head.

    60. What music sub-culture do you feel like you belong to?
    alt country/folk/indie. ha. if i had to say.

    61. What song is stuck in your head right now?

    62. Do you sing in the shower?
    oh yes.

    63. If so, what? If not, why not?
    whatevers playing on my itunes probably

    64. Would you rather marry a musician or be one yourself?
    be one.

    66. How important is your partner's taste in music to you?
    Ha, more important than is probably actually necessary. If we don't have a few favorite artists in common, we're doomed from the start.

    67. Hanson moves in next door to you, do you go introduce yourself, or do you arrange to beat them up?
    i'd tell them i loved them in middle school and thats about it. if it ever even happened that i talked to them.

    68. Sex, drugs, and rock 'n roll, you dig?

    69. Do you cook to music?
    occasionally when i have time to cook a proper meal.

    70. Do you sing in the toilet?
    if by toilet you mean the loo then yes i do.
  • that was fun.

    16. Aug. 2009, 1:11

    1. What's your favorite song by 15? (Aretha Franklin)
    Ain't No Way or I Never Loved a Man

    2. How did you get into 20? (Bon Iver)
    I think he was a recommendations....if i'm not mistaken.

    3. Who is your favorite member in 1? (Rilo Kiley)
    obviously jenny.

    4. What’s your favorite lyric bit by 29? (The Blow)
    hmmm...i haven't listened to the blow in quite some time....

    5. Have you ever seen 22 live? (Salt-N-Pepa)
    i have not. ha. but man do i wish i could.

    6. What's your favorite album from 10? (Otis Redding)
    The definitive collection. every song is breath-taking.

    7. Do you own any merchandise from 3? (She & Him)
    It's amazing that i do not. i'll change that now.

    8. What is a good memory you have of 7? (M.I.A.)
    none really. just gets me excited to work out or go out.

    9. Is there a member of the same age as you in 2? (Neko Case)
    Neko is about no.

    10. When did you first get into 8? (Jenny Lewis)
    end of 2004/beginning of 2005 while working in a cubicle. thank you rabbit fur coat.

    11. Who likes 4 along with you? (Jenny Lewis with the Watson Twins)
    um, everyone. But especially taviab.

    12. Which song did you first hear from 16? (Aretha Franklin)
    well she's actually my second 15...but i guess its Chain of Fools in the movie Michael. ha.

    13. What song made you fall in love with 5? (Roisin Murphy)
    Sow into you and ruby blue.

    14. Which song do you not like by 18? (El Perro Del Mar)
    i enjoy all the songs on from the valley to the stars

    15. Why do you like 14's songs? (Goldfrapp)
    i actually dont really enjoy goldfrapp very much anymore....

    16. Where did you first hear 6? (Whispertown2000)
    at the jenny lewis show in chicago last sept. super amazing.

    17. How long was 19 a singer before you liked them? (Bitter:sweet)
    Um i pretty much liked them instantly...album came out in april 2006 and i had it by june.

    18. Does 13 have a song that gives you a bad memory? (Lykke Li)
    the songs dont but this dumb girl was trampling me while she was "dancing" which pissed me off at the show last week.

    19. When did you get into 17? (Brazilian Girls)
    good 2 or 3 years ago...i got into them bc someone profile song on myspace was Lazy Lover. and i was sold.

    20. How long have you been into 9? (Regina Spektor)
    6 years or so...Soviet Kitch :)

    21. If 11 had a concert 300 miles away, would you drive there to see them? (The Bird and The Bee)
    I flew to San diego to see them...thats like 2000 miles and they opened for rilo kiley

    22. How many CDs do you own of 12? (Broken Social Scene)
    A couple.

    23. Does 21 have a song that makes you cry? (Maria Taylor)
    hmmm...not that i'll admit to. though she was fab live.

    24. Does 27 have a song that makes you happy? (CocoRosie)
    Japan and Jesus Loves You.

    25. Does 23 have a song that makes you smile? (Nouvelle Vague)
    i truly enjoy her cover of I'll Melt with You

    26. What's the last song you've listened to from 28? (Metric)
    i'll have to look this up.....Torture Me

    27. Is there a song by 32 that you've listened to more than 30 times? (MGMT)
    Electric Feel or Kids.

    28. What is a song from 50 that you've only listened to once? (Lavendar Diamond & Cut Copy)
    thats a no for both.

    29. Is there a song you are sick of hearing by 24? (The Shirelles)

    30. What song got you into 40? (Coconut Records)
    Any fun. ha. it was just the first song on the album....

    31. What is your favorite single by 25? (Etta James & The Beatles)
    I have so many numbers that are tied....Etta: I just wanna make love to you. The beatles: Oh Darling & I want you (She's so heavy).

    32. If 49 hated you, what would you do? (Grand Ole Party)
    i'd be sad. i actually talked to them and they signed my cd.

    33. What would you say if 42 or one of the members from 42 asked you out? (Rufus Wainwright)
    ha. well he likes boys.

    34. Would you care if 41 had a boyfriend/girlfriend? (Pixies)
    No. I'd be happy for them.

    35. Who has the best voice in 46? (M. Ward)
    obviously matthew

    36. Do you think 26 is/are good looking?
    I dont have a 26

    37. How many times have you listened to your favorite song by 36?
    I dont have a 36

    38. How many CDs do you own of 30? (Tegan & Sara)

    39. Is there a song from 38 that makes you mad? (Modest Mouse)

    40. Which member from 31 do you want to see go solo?(Beirut)
    um isnt he technically solo already?

    41. What does your favorite song from 48 remind you of? (Pixies)
    Hey & Here Comes Your Man- both remind me of CUNA and mattilee running out of the building yelling profanities after he quit..ha.

    42. Did you hate 43 at first? (Alkaline Trio)
    Never! i fucking loved them, thanks taviab. we followed them all over the great midwest.

    43. Does your best friend also listen to 33? (Hot Chip)
    she might.

    44. Do you think your parents would like 37? (My Brightest Diamond)
    My dad listened to classic rock my mom listens to bullshit. No.

    45. Does 47 have a song that makes you want to dance? (Talking Heads)
    And she was or up all night...actually lots of their songs make me want to dance.

    46. Have you ever seen 34 in person? (Feist)

    47. Do you like 44's name?
    I dont have a 44.

    48. Is there someone in 45 that you want to go out with? (Stereo Total)
    not really.

    49. Do you know anyone that hates 39? (Pink Martini)
    im not sure.

    50. Have you ever danced to a song from 35? (Arcade Fire)
    hmm...well this band is my 3rd 34....but i dont think so.