Added on April 9, 2011
fairport convention , Fleet Foxes , richard thompson , sandy denny , Sun It Rises , what we did on our holidays
Ever heard ‘What We Did On Our Holidays’ by Fairport Convention? Fleet Foxes have.
Added on April 1, 2011
Blade Runner , Blood On The Tracks , Darkstar , David Byrne , dubstep , ELO , Feist , james blake , North , Wallace Wylie
Have you heard the news? Modern technology is turning us all into robots.
Added on March 28, 2011
Arcade Fire , Coldplay , Dave Matthews Band , Death Cab For Cutie , Nirvana , Pearl Jam , The Huffington Post , The Onion , The White Stripes , Wallace Wylie
The care and attention to detail in this parody is breathtaking.
Added on March 24, 2011
808 State , A Guy Called Gerald , Acid House , Andy Weatherall , Aphex Twin , Arctic Monkeys , Blur , Bobby Gillespie , Bomb The Bass , Britpop , Cabaret Voltaire , Creation Records , Damon Albarn , Definitely Maybe , Depeche Mode , Derrick May , Fool's Gold , Frankie Knuckles , Gary Numan , Give Out But Don’t Give Up , Happy Mondays , Higher Than the Sun , House , Ian Brown , Jack Your Body , Jimmy Miller , Joy Division , Kula Shaker , Led Zeppelin , Let It Be , Loaded , Love , Massive Attack , Morrissey , New Order , Noel Gallagher , Oasis , Orange Juice , Orbital , Paul Weller , Pet Shop Boys , PiL , Primal Scream , Public Enemy , Sally Cinnamon , Screamadelica , Song Of The Day , Suede , Teenage Fanclub , The Associates , The Beach Boys , The Beatles , The Black Crowes , The Boo Radleys , The Byrds , The Human League , The Jam , The KLF , The Libertines , The Orb , The Pastels , The Raincoats , The Rolling Stones , The Sex Pistols , The Slits , The Small Faces , The Smiths , The Soft Boys , The Stone Roses , The Strokes , The Wild Bunch , Uncle Tupelo , Vince Clarke , Visage , Wallace Wylie , We Call It Acieed , WFL , Yazoo
Large elements of the UK alternative press seemed to be waiting for the right guitar band to get behind, the right guitar band to believe in. Ladies and gentlemen, I give you The Stone Roses.
Added on March 9, 2011
7th Street Entry , Angles , First Avenue , First Impressions Of Earth , Herbie Hancock , Husker Du , Moldy Peaches , Phoenix , Prince , The Strokes , Under Cover Of Darkness , Wallace Wylie
The video is barely worth mentioning. Everyone but Julian looks emotionless. Julian is perturbed. That’s the video.
Added on February 25, 2011
advertising , alternative , AT&T , Beat Generation , Bill Hicks , corporate , counter-culture , indie , iron and wine , Lady Gaga , McDonalds , Pitchfork , Ryan Adams , selling-out , The Clash , The Decemberists , The Pains Of Being Pure At Heart , The Shins , Tommy Hilfiger , Vampire Weekend
First off, we need to define alternative culture. Is it something that provides values for those who identify with it, or is it just mainstream culture decked out in thrift store apparel?
Added on February 21, 2011
Bill Withers , Brian Eno , Dan Bejar , David Sanborn , Destroyer , Guided By Voices , indie , Jazz , Kaputt , Leonard Cohen , Merge Records , New Order , New Pornographers , Pavement , Pitchfork , Roxy Music , Tapes 'n' Tapes
Kaputt is a dark city with no easy escape routes. Washed-out horns blow sorrowfully into the night.
Added on February 14, 2011
Don't Ask Don't Tell , gay rights , Harvey Milk , homosexuality , John Stuart Mill , Lady Gaga , Ron Paul , S&M , sexual imagery
Does Lady Gaga understand the association she is making by having gay rights advocacy infused so strongly with her overtly sexual imagery that looks like dance night at an S&M club?