Mixed Media

November 2009

This Week in Pop Past: ‘The Sound of Music’ Premieres on Broadway (videos)

60 years ago this week: One of the seminal moments in musical theatre history transpired with the opening of Rodgers Hammerstein’s The Sound of Music


Girls - “Laura” (Live on Tunnelvision) (video)

San Francisco’s Girls are blogosphere darlings at this point, clogging the intertubes with video after video of the same old songs, feeding our insatiable


New This Week: Paul McCartney - ‘Good Evening New York City’

In the year that saw the ambitious remastering and re-release of the entire Beatles catalogue, the Cute Beatle is still going strong. Paul McCartney was


This Week in Pop Past: Doug Sahm Passed Away (video)

10 years ago this week: Leading Tex-Mex music figure Doug Sahm passed away at the young age of 58. In the ‘60s he founded the cult favorite


Sam Bush Premieres Video Series

Grammy Award winning multi-instrumentalist Sam Bush (of New Grass Revival) recently launched an internet video series, SBTV (Sam Bush TV). The idea for SBTV came


50 years of Rocky and Bullwinkle (video)

Hokey smoke! Rocky and His Friends (later renamed The Bullwinkle Show) debuted 50 years ago this week. This wacky Jay Ward creation — featuring the misadventures of


Jay-Z and Rihanna Live in London (video)

R&B superstar Rihanna formally launched her new album, Rated R, last night in London. The album drops last week and she played her


‘The Twilight Saga: New Moon’ - The Music (videos / streams)

The long-awaited, at least in some quarters, new Twilight movie hits theatres later this week, but the hype has been going on seemingly forever. Part


Monsters of Folk - “Say Please” (video)

All these Monsters of Folk videos that keep popping up are just making me sad that I’ll never see another Desparecidos album. C’mon,


Wetdog - Frauhaus! (new album / video)

Wetdog Frauhaus! (Angular) Releasing: 30 November Angular guitar riffs. Angular guitar riffs. Angular guitar riffs. Any consumer of music criticism will know that there is surely


October 2009

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Hozier + Death Cab for Cutie + Rock Radio 104.5's Birthday Show (Photo Gallery)

// Notes from the Road

"Radio 104.5's birthday show featured great bands and might have been the unofficial start of summer festival season in the Northeast.

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