The ‘Gum Drop C: Hear David Bazan, Win A Sony PSP Rock Band Unplugged

David Bazan’s curse your branches (9/1, Barsuk) is the Pedro The Lion/Headphones main man’s first full-length under his own name. We spoke with him about its “Bless This Mess,” which debuts today in the 100th edition of our ‘Gum Drop weekly newsletter. Take a listen while you read the Q&A here.

This week we’re also giving away a Sony PSP Rock Band Unplugged Entertainment Pack.

One winner gets the Rock Band Unplugged? PSP® Entertainment Pack. As the folks at Playstation put it, “It’s the only instrument you’ll ever need to rock out on the go!” You can carry a full-band experience in the palm of your hand with the new and unique features specifically designed for the PSP® system.

Here are additional details on the $199.99 Limited Edition Rock Band Unplugged? PSP® Entertainment Pack:

  • Piano Black PSP®-3000 system (Technical Specifications)
  • Light, slim and portable
  • Dazzling, all-new, vibrant LCD screen
  • Built-in microphone
  • Play on most TV’s (cables sold separately)
  • Play games, movies, music and more
  • Rock Band Unplugged? UMD game
  • Exclusive tracks for a limited time
  • School of Rock PlayStation®Store downloadable Movie Voucher
  • 4GB Memory Stick Duo?
  • AC adaptor
  • AC power cord
  • Battery pack

In addition, Rock Band Unplugged? will include the first fully-featured in-game store for downloadable content on the PSP system in the North American and European markets, leveraging the PSP® system’s Wi-Fi capabilities. You can get more information about all of this at

Enter to win here. And if you missed it last week, you still have some time to win a 16GB iPod Touch here.


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