Mixed Media

June 2012

Watch Out for Dragons with Captain Lord Wizard

Enter the heavy metal keyboard world of Larry Sievers at your own risk. He just might mesmerize you into hearing sounds you did not know


They Might Be Giants - “Clap Your Hands” (live version) MP3

In 2002, Brooklyn-based They Might Be Giants released their first family-friendly album No!. Ten years and many Grammy’s later, the album is getting a deluxe


New Fiona Apple Album Streaming at NPR + New Video Released for “Every Single Night”

Fionna Apple's new album 'The Idler Wheel Is Wiser Than the Driver of the Screw, and Whipping Cords Will Serve You More Than Ropes Will Ever Do' releases June 19th, but NPR has the whole thing streaming this week on First Listen. In addition Apple has just released the video for the album's first single, "Every Single Night".


‘Patagonia Rising’ Looks Into the Costs of Hydroelectric Dams

The families who have lived for generations off the land in Patagonia, Chile, are now facing drastic changes, thanks to plans to build five hydroelectric dams, two on the Baker River and three on the Pascua River.


Efterklang Performs New Song with the Sydney Symphony

Denmark's Efterklang recently debuted a new tune from their upcoming 4AD album 'Piramida'. They collaborate with the Sydney Symphony in this video for a gorgeous symphonic performance of "The Ghost".


Kool A.D. - “Gwyneth Paltrow” Feat. Himanshu (Video)

Das Racist's Kool A.D. teams with his fellow Das-mate Himanshu for this new tune titled in honor of Chris Martin's famous wife. It's a low-budget production, laid back as all can be and a bit creepy. The tune itself is an ode to the joys of pot.


Hot Chip Covers Prince’s “If I Was Your Girlfriend”

Hot Chip releases their latest album 'In Our Heads' next week, but in the meantime the group stopped by Zane Lowe’s radio to play a cover version of this well-known Prince tune.


Willie Nelson – “Just Breathe” (Video)

For his latest album 'Heroes', country legend Willie Nelson covered Pearl Jam's "Just Breathe" and now the video release finds Willie and his son Lukas, an up-and-coming musician, on a roadtrip together.


Dirty Projectors - “Gun Has No Trigger” (video) + Tour Dates

Dirty Projectors will release their new album 'Swing Lo Magellan' on July 10th and have just put out the single "Gun Has No Trigger" to promote the record. You can hear the band perform the song June 19th on the Jimmy Fallon show. Meanwhile the band begins their tour on July 5th (dates below).


K’naan - “The Ballad of Smelly and Petunia” (lyric video)

K'naan has just released his second single, "The Ballad of Smelly and Petunia", from his upcoming new album, Country, God or the Girl. The video features a bunch of racy stuffed animals, while the tune is a catchy, heavy beats song that sounds like a natural single.


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'Full Throttle: Remastered' Is Both Updated and Dated

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"Full Throttle: Remastered is a game made for people who don't mind pixel hunting -- like we used to play.

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