i seem to have lost it

05april2011: ☉ in ♈: ☽ in ♉

book trailer for paolo bacigalupi’s ship breaker

space p0rn: home sweet home.

new gang gang dance, ‘mindkilla‘ from the upcoming eye contact dropping next month. vid here. (h/t 2 da fork)

the mountain goats stop by spin and drop a few songs and answer a question or three.

“…then he asked me would i yes to say yes my mountain flower and first i put my arms around him yes and drew him down to me so he could feel my breasts all perfume yes and his heart was going like mad and yes i said yes i will yes.”

planned parenthood safe…for now.

george r.r. mcdonald’s game of thrones is coming to hbo, here is a teaser of the first twelve minutes.

welcome to the cloud.

elfquest is teh hawtness. just sayin’. if you wanna read up on the series, it is here for you. gratis. (h/t 2 da boing n io9)

spikey dice for your fav role-playing game made of stainless steel and a 3d printer…want.

best coast stops by daytrotter and drops some tasty bits for your aural pleasure.

here is teaser track ‘you know what i mean‘  from cults first album dropping this spring.

skating away on the thin ice of a new day

10march2011: ☉ in ♓: ☽ in ♉

lykkie li beams her new vid ‘i know places‘ from the moon in beautiful black and white.

uncloak the kochs before your democracy has been completely stolen.

john darnielle drops a joe hill cover, ‘power in a union‘ in response to wi anti-union bill.

readers bill of rights, librarians and readers sound the alarm against drm and copyright stupidity.

whistleblower protection was killed, let’s find out who hates transparency so we can vote ’em out.

chilling strings in oh land’s ‘lean‘…also coming to the atx to drop some tunes on the lot of us.

wild flag covers patti smiths’ ‘ask the angels‘ in philly…coming to sx.

speaking of sx, i am actually taking my ass downtown for free music, drinks, and peeps. here’s what you’ll miss.

pj harvey drops the video for ‘glorious land‘ from her new album let england shake.

jack white’s third man records is bring a rolling record store to sx…maybe i can get the first aid kit singles.

yuck pours oil all over a hitchhiker while being twitterpated in ‘get away‘. spring is on it’s way.

i have not sold myself to god

13january2011: ☉ in ♑: ☽ in ♉

lol. is martha stewart really a cannibal?

free online education @ open culture.

wade davis on the ethnosphere. i saw this presentation at evergroovy back in the day.

“necessity would have changed us. we are an adaptable species.” pale BLUE dot. (h/t 2 coilhouse)…nasa has one too.

austin city limits: the national’s ‘bloodbuzz ohio’. (h/t 2 ultra 8201)

‘the words the maketh murder’ new single coming from pj harvey. (h/t 2 pma)

more goodness from the upcoming lykke li album, ‘i follow rivers’.

austin c drops the year in planetary dancing for your edification.

iron & wine do daytrotter. (h/t 2 da fork)

china leading the curve on eco-city planning…and implementation.

i wish i could believe what they taught me

30dec2010: ☉ in ♑: ☾ in ♏

dirty little secrets…the truth will out.

hacking the ps3 because stupid sony took out the other os support. (h/t 2 kotaku)

ms. lauryn hill struggling through an early intimate gig in her new tour…‘only eyes for you” + ‘zealots (fugees)’.

my theme for the holiday season…ever year from now till it ends. ‘war is over if you want it’.

devil in a new dress. excellent vid for a kanye slowjam…”i need some consumation”

we were hungry before we were born

29october2010: ☉ in ♏: ☾ in ♋

“waiting for lightning to strike”…a halloween treat from jeremy messersmith, ‘a girl, a boy, a graveyard‘. (h/t 2 Eminor)

cthulhu rises from the deep on southpark thanks pbcthulhu r’lyeh wgah’nagl fhtagn

q reads ‘the raven‘ for your samhain pleasure.

archival recording and images of bob dylan ‘i’m doing fine‘ from rs.

2o-song, hour-long pixies cocachella performance, gratis for an email.

black friday, record store day’s new baby sibling.

friday mornin’ music y’all.  crystal castles getting a hand from the cure’s robert smith on ‘not in love’, pochohaunted has a nice farewell shot with ‘threshold’, first aid kit has been all up on my deck, particularly the beautiful ‘heavy storm’, then there was ebsen and the witch for a spooky early samhain treat with ‘warpath’, tip of the hat though goes to lykkie li’s ‘get some’, with a honorable mention to tv girl for the hilarious ‘if you want it’.

alone on a platform

11october2010: ☉ in ♎: ☽ in ♐

what if you knew her/ and found her dead on the ground/ how can you run when you know?

video for ‘undertow‘, from upcoming warpaint album, the fool.

banksy does the openning for simpsons…and skewers faux…an explanation.

my first video upload to youtube…encore of ‘stars‘ by the xx.

one you lock the target

07october2010: ☉ in ♎: ⦁ in ♎

the sword’s warp riders…yeah austin rawks!

zola jesus…who opens for xx and warpaint tomorrow in dtown drops ‘poor animal’

xx cover ‘show me love‘ from robyn s.

it is not the end of the world

06august2010: ☉ in ♌: ☾ in ♊

i am become death, destroyer of worlds.” suvivor archive of human’s first use of atomic bombs at hiroshima and nagasaki.

friday morning music…so much old stuff that i have been wading through…big star has been on the deck all week thanks to discovering beth orton and sam amidon’s cover of ‘thirteen’, then there was the elliot smith cover of the same, and a rip of the big star #1 album vinyl from which it came…it will be a year since his death next week. corin tucker’s ‘riley‘ was on repeat, but today’s tune is brought to you by jens lekman, ‘the end of the world is bigger than love ‘. (via kickin the peanuts)

uh-oh wikileaks has pissed daddy dod off…give me back my email! (via boingage)

arcade fire unstaged: ‘now i’m ready to start‘.

target is funneling money to anti-gay and socially conservative candidates…who would have thunk with all that red in their logo?

you know that familiar song calls to me

02august2010: ☉ in ♌: ☾ in ♉

the transcendent city…”questions whether the conception of artificial intelligence has been a necessity in human evolution and if we therefore should embrace emergent technologies to engage with problems of sustainability and the city.”

building the universal translator…when can you beam me up outta this warzone world scotty? (h/t 2 io9)

new corin tucker ‘riley‘ on repeat…”i tried to leave but…” i remember the final sk show @ the crystal ballroomone of my top 5 shows. (via pitchfork)