Archive for the ‘alternative’ Category

Everybody has their own taste in music, and that’s cool. But if I ask someone “what kind of music do you like?” and they have a one-word answer, well… There is so much great music out there, in all genres! Take a listen to the songs below, and if you don’t enjoy them all then […]

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Click here to go to the Converse website where you can download the FREE new track ‘Do Ya Thing’ from Gorillaz, Andre 3000 (of Outkast) and James Murphy (from LCD Soundsystem…creators of the epic/classic song ‘Someone Great’)

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M83 dropped his highly-anticipated new album Hurry Up, We’re Dreaming today…and as expected, it is epic. I love it. I wrote about his last record Saturdays = Youth a while ago…check it out to see why I am gushing about this new release. And it just so happens that one of the songs on this […]

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YEAH BUDDY…drunk bloggin! 1. Don’t forget to periodically watch episodes of Live From Daryl’s House featuring Daryl Hall of Hall & Oates! I just recently watched this episode featuring Chromeo, with some smooth Zapp & Roger style vocorder action, and it was dope! 2. I constantly link to ThisSongIsSick, because those songs are sick. Here […]

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The NFL season kicks off TONIGHT! Here are some songs to get you hype: ‘Let’s Go’ by Trick Daddy ‘Zombie Nation’ by Kernkraft 400 ‘Enter Sandman’ by Metallica ‘Neva Scared (football remix)’ by Bonecrusher ‘Thunderstruck’ by AC/DC ‘We Will Rock You’ by Queen ‘Bodies’ by Drowning Pool ‘All I Do Is Win’ by DJ Khaled […]

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Check out Part 1: The concept of Plastic Beach …and Part 2: The art of Plastic Beach Artist: Gorillaz Album: Plastic Beach Year: 2010 Genre: alternative, hip hop, R&B, classical Mood: talking about important stuff while drinking You’ll like this if you like: mixed genres in the same song, Snoop Dogg, Beastie Boys, New Order, […]

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Check out Part 1: The concept of Plastic Beach …and Part 3: The music of Plastic Beach Artist: Gorillaz Album: Plastic Beach Year: 2010 As the image of the band began to evolve a bit, we saw less “cartoon” looking images, and more of what I’ll call 3D animation. It’s not truly 3D, but I […]

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Check out Part 2: The art of Plastic Beach …and Part 3: The music of Plastic Beach Artist: Gorillaz Album: Plastic Beach Year: 2010 The history of Gorillaz is long, interesting, and worthy of another post at another time. So I’ll assume that you’re familiar with the band and its music…but did you know what […]

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Same thing every Friday…FREE music to get your weekend started right! 1. Don’t forget to check the iTunes Store every week for FREE music…each week they feature a few artists and give you some songs on the house. This week they posted a slick tune called ‘Hanging On’ by Active Child. I’ve never heard of […]

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still linking you to FREE music every Friday! 1. A few hot FREE tracks to download over at ThisSongIsSick: ‘Otis’ by Kanye West & Jay Z ‘Pretty Little Penthouse’ by Tayyib Ali ‘Skinny Love’ (Das Kapital Rerub) by Bon Iver 2. I geeked out about M83 a while back, and I’m sure one day I […]

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