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More Details – CONTROL: The Ian Curtis Biopic

By • Sep 23rd, 2007 • Category: Film / Teevee, Music

A new U.S. release date for Control is being given. There’s finally some consistency among sources, so I’m feeling like this might be close to …

Paper Puppetry is OK

By • Sep 14th, 2007 • Category: Art, Music

A really great lo-fi video done for Shitdisco’s song OK. Directed by Price James.
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Release Date Set For CONTROL: The Ian Curtis Film

By • Aug 20th, 2007 • Category: Film / Teevee, Music

UPDATE: U.S. Release Dates Getting Closer
CONTROL took the Edinburgh Film Festival by storm with the cast and director Anton Corbijn attending the UK premiere. After …

Michael Hearst’s Music For Ice Cream Trucks

By • Jul 27th, 2007 • Category: Mumblings, Music

Owning and driving an ice cream truck is high on my list of things I insist upon doing before I die. When I’m driving down …

Phil Collins Couldn’t Fit His Drums in There.

By • Apr 1st, 2007 • Category: Music

It took a few bars to get their fellow passengers loosened up enough to dig it, but people were a lot less uptight than I …

Anthony Wilson diagnosed with cancer

By • Feb 15th, 2007 • Category: Music

Tony Wilson, the man who brought the world bands like Joy Division and Happy Mondays through Factory Records and the Hacienda nightclub in Machester has …

All the Cool Kids Are in Marching Band

By • Feb 7th, 2007 • Category: Burning Man, Music, Portland

When I saw La Contessa (tragically burned last year) for the first time at Burning Man I found out about her builders, San Francisco’s Extra …

9 great old punk videos (Plus a few more)

By • Nov 14th, 2006 • Category: Music, Notable Web Stuff

Mark Frauenfelder over at Boing Boing has done the heavy lifting and searched through YouTube for this list of 9 great old punk videos. The …

Going to See OK Go Tomorrow

By • Nov 3rd, 2006 • Category: Music, Portland

These have been looking at me from my desk all week.
By the power of craigslist and some rare forethought, Dr. A and I are …

Devolution (dev2.0)

By • Mar 21st, 2006 • Category: Music

I’m not a superfan or anything, but Devo will always be one of my faves. Mark Mothersbaugh gets a little closer to J.R. “Bob” Dobbs …