Hospitalized for Approaching Perfection

RIP, Silver Jews. This is a sad day in the history of rock n roll, poetry, and Nashville. (via Stereogum) Advertisements

Standing on their shoulders to punch their faces

Apparently, while I was off getting my Jack Kerouac on, two of my favorite musicians did the unthinkable: David Berman of the Silver Jews and Tad Kubler of the Hold Steady dared to criticize Radiohead.  (Berman here and Kubler here, both links via Stereogum).  Predictably, NASA had to come in to keep the internet from … Continue reading

I was gonna write a real post

But then I came across this video of Björk playing “Gobbledigook” with Sigur Rós at a concert in Iceland to raise awareness on the effects of aluminum smelting on Iceland’s topography. [via Stereogum]