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ratan is not amused

Browsing Posts published in December, 2012

Yes, another beautiful ballad by Pavement. While I do prefer the lo-fi noise pop of early days, the older I get the more I appreciate this kind of stuff. 

Any time of the day is a good time for David Bowie.

All 9 minutes of this classic Velvets track. The music bares a strong resemblance to The Doors.

It’s 12/12/12 today! The last time that will ever happen in my lifetime. We should have a 13th month. That would be cool. Yes, I’ve used the following one before. But I love it too much not to use it again.

I can’t speak for anybody else, but I for one really love these neo-new wave bands/singers. Hannah Georgas is Canadian, it seems, and this song is pure bliss. I love how mellow and laid back it is.

It’s a shame this guy hasn’t made music in almost 20 years. Back in my AOL days (circa late 1994) I used to annoy the living hell out of people in chat rooms hyping up One Step Ahead of the Spider. Most people probably thought i was a paid A&R guy from the record label, […]

I wanted to post the title track to their latest ep (it’s 13 minutes of pure perfection), but YouTube didn’t have it, so I’ll post this single instead:

It’s cute, it’s funny, it’s catchy and it mocks an old hippie song. Sounds like a winner to me!