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Can Bono save Pono?
Cowboy hat sporting announcer is White Fence
Red, White, and Gorilla Album Covers from Worst to Best:
TIE: Stones and Bruno Mars
arcade fire have butlers. for sure.
from what i’ve read on other similar blog posts and in this thread it seems like getting your music in movies or tv is somewhat easy. is this true? who do i hit up to get my bands music considered for something like this?
Throw a party at your rehearsal space and charge people a buck or two to get in. Buy a bunch of PBR and sell them for a buck each (they’re like $7 bucks for a 12 pack). If anything just have fun while you’re essentially practicing your set in front of a bunch of drunk people, and if those drunk people have a good time at your show they’re more likely to come to your next show.
Interesting that some of the awesome “Stereogum Premiers” this year weren’t mentioned. I think my favorite record this year was Damian Jurado’s “Mariqopa” which was premiered here. Along with Putrifiers II by Thee Oh Sees, also featured.
Did anyone else listen to these albums and not just the premiered songs? Did Stereogum? Am i…. a loan?
Sad story… I heard this news when i signed onto Hulu Plus last night.
Dammit, now i’ve admitted to Hulu Plussing.