You remember how my mom loves Keane? She just sent me an email to say that Keane were the guests on Jo Whiley’s Live Lounge on Thursday and they did a mix of “Bootylicious” by Destiny’s Child and “Dirrty” by Xtina, which they dubbed “Dirrtylicious”. You can listen to the track on Keane’s Myspace profile.
Nas‘s number one lady, superfly superstar Kelis, performed made an apperance at a jam-packed MisShapes tonight. When I first got there around 1am there was a line of well-dressed hipsters around the block, and the cops were inside busting underage kids and checking to see if the venue was overcrowded. Hence NO ONE was getting […]
I’ll be on tomorrow (TUESDAY) morning on Jo Whiley‘s lovely show on BBC Radio 1 talking about the latest trends in NYC. Four words: SNAKES ON A PLANE You’ve been warned. Listen live (or when it’s archived) on the BBC Radio 1 site.
Come out and say hello Sunday! I’ll be DJing early.
Today I went to the premiere of Brothers of the Head, a new British movie showing at the IFC Film Center. The film is about Siamese twins who rise to fame as a punk band in the 1970s. It’s basically the story of what would happen if Carl Barat and Pete Doherty had been born […]
[Read “I Love Me Some Siren Festival: Part 1] Last I left off, Ryan Jarman was bleeding while the Cribs were playing. I got super-excited when they busted into “Hey Scenesters!“, a blistering song about… well… vapid scenesters, which is one of my favorite songs of the moment–although there are so many levels of subtext […]
I was so excited to attend this year’s Village Voice Siren Festival due to the AMAZING lineup. So excited I was up and running at noon in order to meet up with Jeff and get to Coney Island right when the festival was going to start. Getting up and outside before 2pm is an unheard […]
Yeah yeah…I’ll be “DJing” aka- hitting “play” on the CD player and my iPod on Wednesday as part of the launch for the new site Haystack. Stop by and say hello! Here are the details: Wednesday, July 19th Haystack and Insound Present… @ Club Midway Ave B between 2nd and 3rd $7 at the door […]
This year’s pre-Fourth of July Motherfucker bash included a performance by one of my favorite contemporary Brit bands, The Futureheads. I am tired, so I’ll update this space with some more interesting commentary later… For now, photos: I also got to watch Amanda Lepore and her crew film a segment for David Casey‘s upcoming film […]
Here are some links for you to check out that are related to some of the stuff I talked about on Jo Whiley’s show today: Read more about Prince‘s show at Butter at Stereogum and Product Shop NYC. Get the blow-by-blow of the Lindsay Lohan/ Paris Hilton/ P Diddy scuffle. View photos and learn more […]