… Have you checked out Bliptones? For $1.99 apiece, you can download a whole slew of indie songs for your cell phone: The Decemberists, Death Cab (“ba, baaaaa, this is the sound of settling”), Sleater-Kinney, My Morning Jacket and a bunch more. I went with a DJ Shadow and Cut Chemist ringer.
… Does anyone have thoughts/opinions on the Andy Milonakis Show on MTV? I’m ashamed to say I laughed when I sat down and watched it last week.
… Upcoming local shows:
- August 18: DJ Z-Trip with Black Sheep, Club Congress, Tucson.
- September 2: Common, Marquee Theatre, Tempe.
- September 18: The Decemberists with Sons & Daughters, Marquee Theatre, Tempe.
- September 28: DJ Z-Trip with Black Sheep, Clubhouse, Tempe.
- October 8: The National/Clap Your Hands and Say Yeah, Modified, Phoenix.
- October 16: Iron and Wine and Calexico, Marquee Theatre, Tempe.
- October 18: The Go! Team, Clubhouse, Tempe.
- November 8: Death Cab for Cutie, Marquee Theatre, Tempe.
And, oh yeah, 41 days until Austin.
Just a little weekend treat:
Jurassic 5 | Concrete Schoolyard (Funky Precedent edit)