It’s getting close to Halloween, and you think your only musical option is “Monster Mash”, right? Wrong.
There’s a surprising amount of good music out there that fits the Halloween vibe perfectly (in feel, if not in theme) without being cheesy, but too many people overlook it. Well now’s your…
How about a little comic relief for the weekend? This sketch comes from the British comedy The Fast Show, which regrettably hung up its boots for good in 2000. Give it a name, brothers and sisters, it’s Indie Club. (Thanks, Inky.)
The Beatles - “All My Loving”
On September 9, 2009, the Beatles will be reintroduced to America with the remastering and rerelease of their entire catalog. This date also marks the release of The Beatles: Rock Band.
Each album will feature the track listings and artwork as it was originally released in the U.K. and come with expanded booklets including original and newly written liner notes and rare photos.
With all of the likely hype that is about to happen over the next couple of days, we at Tuneage would like to remind you of how it all began. The above video is the Beatles first appearance on American television which occurred on February 9, 1964 on the Ed Sullivan Show.
This just might be the biggest WWTB we’ve had yet. We hope you have money left for a t-shirt when you’re done buying all these:
- Balmorhea - Constellations (buy the CD/buy the MP3s)
- Efterklang - Magic Chairs (buy the CD/buy the MP3s)
- Eluvium - Similes (buy the CD/buy the MP3s)
- Jaga Jazzist - One-Armed Bandit (buy the CD/buy the MP3s)
- Joanna Newsom - Have One On Me (buy the CD)
- Holly Miranda - The Magician’s Private Library (buy the CD/buy the MP3s)
- Shearwater - The Golden Archipelago (buy the CD/buy the MP3s)
- Shout Out Louds - Work (buy the CD/buy the MP3s)
- Xiu Xiu - Dear God, I Hate Myself (buy the CD/buy the MP3s)
I guess those couple of quiet weeks were just leading up to this week of excellent.
- Antony and the Johnsons - Swanlights (buy the CD/buy the MP3s)
- Badly Drawn Boy - It’s What I’m Thinking: Photographing Snowflakes (buy the CD/buy the MP3s)
- Belle & Sebastian - Write About Love (buy the CD/buy the MP3s)
- Idlewild - Post Electric Blues (buy the CD/buy the MP3s)
- Joshua Radin - The Rock and the Tide (buy the CD/buy the MP3s)
- Klaxons - Surfing the Void (buy the MP3s)
- Styrofoam - Disco Synthesizers & Daily Tranquilizers (buy the CD/buy the MP3s)
- Sufjan Stevens - The Age of Adz (buy the CD/buy the MP3s)