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(31) Days of Good//12.8.18

A few of my favorite music videos of 2018 (part 1)…

 


♩ LCD Soundsystem – oh baby [from american dream] (Dir. by Rian Johnson)
[lcdsoundsystem.com]

 


♩ Vince Staples – FUN! [from FM!] (Dir. by Calmatic)
[vincestaples.com]

 

♩ mewithoutYou – Julia (or, Holy to the LORD on the Bells of Horses) [from [untitled]] (Dir. by Michael Parks Randa)
[mewithoutyou.com]

 


♩ Celine Dion – Ashes [from Deadpool 2 (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack)] (Dir. by David Leitch)
[celinedion.com]

 

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[anticipation] Holidays Rule

More holiday tunes to look forward to!

Starbucks’ label, Hear Music, and Concord will release a compilation of artists covering holiday classics on Oct 30th.  Holidays Rule will feature the likes of The Civl Wars, Eleanor Friedberger, The Head and The Heart, Paul McCartney, Rufus Wainwright (who also has a touring Christmas show with his sister Martha), Sharon Van Etten, and many, many more.  Check out the complete track list while enjoying Rufus and Sharon’s rendition of one of favorites, “Baby It’s Cold Outside”.  Enjoy.

01 fun.: “Sleigh Ride”
02 The Shins: “Wonderful Christmastime”
03 Rufus Wainwright with Sharon Van Etten: “Baby, It’s Cold Outside”
04 Paul McCartney: “The Christmas Song (Chestnuts Roasting on an Open Fire)”
05 Black Prairie: “(Everybody’s Waitin’ for) The Man With the Bag” [ft. Sallie Ford]
06 The Civil Wars: “I Heard the Bells on Christmas Day”
07 Calexico: “Green Grows the Holly”
08 AgesandAges: “We Need a Little Christmas”
09 Holly Golightly: “That’s What I Want For Christmas”
10 Irma Thomas with the Preservation Hall Jazz Band: “May Everyday Be Christmas”
11 Heartless Bastards: “Blue Christmas”
12 Eleanor Friedberger: “Santa Bring My Baby Back to Me”
13 Fruit Bats: “It’s Beginning to Look a Lot Like Christmas”
14 Y La Bamba: “Señor Santa”
15 The Punch Brothers: “O Come, O Come, Emmanuel”
16 The Head and The Heart: “What Are You Doing New Year’s Eve”
17 Andrew Bird: “Auld Lang Syne”

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Outside Lands 2012

The daily lineups were finally announced (now all we need are some actual set times).  Saturday is definitely the day not to miss.  Which day are you most excited about?

More at sfoutsidelands.com

 

Outside Lands 2012

SF’s Outside Lands Festival turns 5 this year and has announced quite the lineup to celebrate.

Highlights include: Alabama Shakes, Amadou & Mariam, Beck, Big Boi, Bloc Party, Caveman, Dr. Dog, Explosions in the Sky, Father John Misty, Fitz and the Tantrums, Foo Fighters, fun., Jack White, Justice, Neil Young & Crazy Horse, Norah Jones, Of Monsters and Men, Passion Pit, Portugal. The Man, Regina Spektor, Santigold, Sharon Van Etten, Sigur Rós, Stevie Wonder, Tame Impala, Tanlines, Tennis, The Kills, The Walkmen, Thee Oh Sees, Washed Out, White Denim, Yacht, Yellow Ostrich, and Zola Jesus.

It all goes down August 10-12 this year in the beautiful Golden Gate Park.  Tickets go on sale this Thursday at 12pm (PDT).

[new music roundup] 2.21.12

A few of my favorite new releases this week, including the latest from Grimes and one of my most anticipated new releases, from a big time favorite of mine, Sleigh Bells.  For more, be sure to check out Largehearted Boy’s Interesting Music Releases this week.

 

Busdriver//Beaus$Eros
NoBlacksNoJewsNoAsians
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Frankie Rose//Intersteller
Know Me
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Fun.//Some Nights
We Are Young (feat. Janelle Monáe)
ournameisfun.com
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Grimes//Visions
Oblivion
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Perfume Genius//Put Your Back N 2 It
All Waters
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Sleigh Bells//Reign of Terror
Born To Lose
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