Thursday, June 30, 2011

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The Airborne Toxic Event- "Changing"

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How do you like this new T.I. feat. B.o.B song (released while T.I. spends some time behind bars)?

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Wednesday, June 29, 2011

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Hope she got the shot (with the Prez)

Monday, June 27, 2011

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Amazing lantern display (8,000) in Poland.

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Yellowcard's "E.T." (Katy Perry) cover

Jeremih's "Rumor Has It" (Adele) cover

Sunday, June 26, 2011

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Feast your eyes on this year's World's Ugliest Dog
Chinese crested-Chihuahua cross named Yoda

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The Blanks (from Scrubs) singing pop songs a capella.

Saturday, June 25, 2011

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Good idea?  Virtually grocery shopping in South Korean subway.

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If you like... Regina Spektor, Feist, Kate Nash

Andy Bull Feat. Lisa Mitchell - Dog 

Friday, June 24, 2011

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New Liam Finn song- "Cold Feet"

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That's Rocawear: Karmin "Carbon Copy/Encore"

Thursday, June 23, 2011

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Make these Potter cupcakes for me, please.

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Street Violin

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Music video for The Kills- "Future Starts Slow"

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YACHT on NPR's Tiny Desk Concerts

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Thao & Mirah on KEXP
"Little Cup"
"How Dare You"

Tuesday, June 21, 2011

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Lucky tennis shot by Kim Clijsters to win the set.

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Monday, June 20, 2011

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Can I join AARP?

Sunday, June 19, 2011

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Bon Iver beautifully covers Bonnie Raitt's "I Can't Make You Love Me"
  I Can't Make You Love Me, Nick Of Time by New Music 

Original

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The Muppets trailer

Friday, June 17, 2011

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Sparkadia- Talking Like I'm Falling Down Stairs

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Best Songs of 2011 (so far)
What's your favorite song of 2011 so far?

Foster the People- Houdini
What MGMT should've been.
Fences feat. Sara Quin- My Girl the Horse
Horse love song.
Jessica Lea Mayfield- Our Hearts are Wrong
Raw and folksy.
James Vincent McMorrow- Hear the Noise That Moves So Soft and Low
Irish Bon Iver.
The Kills- Future Starts Slow
Part garage rock, part blues.
An Horse- Brain on A Table
Quirky vocals and drums.
Mark Ronson feat. Boy George- Somebody to Love Me
Boy George is back. 
The Antlers- I Don't Want Love
Sad music.

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Thursday, June 16, 2011

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This kid has definitely danced this song before. Cheater.

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Matt & Kim- "Block After Block" (or "Scaring People in Chinatown")

Wednesday, June 15, 2011

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The Naked and Famous- "Punching in a Dream"

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Fred Armisen delivers high school commencement speech.  Lucky high school.

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Sarah Jaffe covers Robyn's "Hang With Me"

Tuesday, June 14, 2011

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Betty White's Top 10 on Letterman: Tips for Living a Long and Happy Life

Monday, June 13, 2011

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DJ Earworm's summer mash-up- "Party on the Floor"

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SpiderMonster, the Musical

Sunday, June 12, 2011

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Darthmouth's Commencement Address given by Conan O'Brien

Saturday, June 11, 2011

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Sure it's been done before (not an original concept).  But it's still fun to watch.

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Thursday, June 9, 2011

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The Antlers

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Sweet street art in Stockholm

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Japan now has an SNL spin-off.  And I guess hired the same announcer.

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Frank and Rita take a pic.

Wednesday, June 8, 2011

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Boy and Bear - Fall At Your Feet (Crowded House cover)


Somebody To Love Me by Mark Ronson feat Boy George

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Fancy Rat Convention is what it sounds like

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Sad face kitty makes me laugh.  Is that cruel?

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Bunny ears (that are actually the right size)

And what happens when a sheep isn't shorn for 6 years (he was hiding in a cave)

Sunday, June 5, 2011

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Import Irony: China Buys Its Chopsticks From A Small Georgia Town

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I don't know if I'm creeped out or amazed by these ants' translucent abdomens

Saturday, June 4, 2011

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The Fast and the Furious

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Blue lobster!  CBS News link

Thursday, June 2, 2011

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Karmin covers Nicki Minaj's "Super Bass" (with QuestLove)

Wednesday, June 1, 2011

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This guy's a MACHINE!  Maybe even better.

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Bradley Cooper speak French.  Who knew?

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My favorite song off The Antlers' new album- "I Don't Want Love"

The Antlers - 'I Don't Want Love' from Bowlegs on Vimeo.